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Art museum curator

Lynda Roscoe Hartigan, art museum curator. National Endowment of the Humanities grantee, 1976-1978, Smithsonian Institute scholar, since 1987. Board directors Community Arts Council, Arlington, Virginia, 1984-1985, Spaces, Inc., Los Angeles, since 1987. Member Art Table, Inc., College Art Association.

Background

Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe was born on August 26, 1950 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Francis William and Frances (Meek) Roscoe.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Bucknell University, 1972. Master of Arts in Art History, George Washington University, 1975.

Career

Curatorial assistant National Museum American Art, Washington, 1974-1978, assistant curator, 1978-1987, curator Joseph Cornell study center, since 1978, associate curator, since 1987. Guest curator, lecturer, juror, author for various exhibitions, organizations and publications.

Works

Membership

Board directors Community Arts Council, Arlington, Virginia, 1984-1985, Spaces, Inc., Los Angeles, since 1987. Member Art Table, Inc., College Art Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, gourmet cooking, antiques.

Connections

Married Roger Thompson, June 2, 1984. 1 child, Pierce Whitlock Thompson. 1 stepchild, Kirsten.

father:
Francis William Roscoe

mother:
Frances (Meek) Roscoe

spouse:
Roger Thompson

child:
Pierce Whitlock Thompson Hartigan