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exhibition curator

Mark Ellerton Warhus, American exhibition curator. Director Sherman Park Redevelopment Corporation, Milwaukee, 1982-1983; researcher Wisconsin Strategic Development Commission, Madison, 1984. Member American Association Museums.

Background

Warhus, Mark Ellerton was born on January 25, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Donald and Patricia Margaret (Urann) Warhus.

Education

Bachelor, University of Wisconsin, 1974;Master of Arts, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1977.

Career

Policy analyst, Wisconsin Department Health and Human Superior vena cava syndrome, Madison, 1983-1984;proposal developer Graduate School, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1984-1985;research program manager Office Map History, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1985-1986;exhibition coordinator, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1986-1991;exhibition curator, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, since 1991;acting director, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1991-1992. Research fellow Newberry Library., Chicago, 1991, guest curator, 1992, 93, curator Cartographic Encounters: Exhibition of Native American Maps, 1993. Consultant 1492: A Portrait in Music, U. Oklahoma, 1992, Indian American, Media Resource Associations, Washington, 1992.

Curator Maps and the Columbian Encounter Exhibition, Chicago, Milwaukee, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Assistant author: Maps and the Columbian Encounter, 1990, co-author, producer videotape, 1991. Author: (short story) The Report of the Subcommittee, 1988.

Membership

Director Sherman Park Redevelopment Corporation, Milwaukee, 1982-1983. Researcher Wisconsin Strategic Development Commission, Madison, 1984. Member American Association Museums.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: literature.

Connections

Married Terry J. Dorr, September 14, 1974 (divorced February 1984). 1 child, Ellerton Joseph Dorr. Married Vicki Lynn Herman, May 3, 1986.

1 child, Claire Alessandra.

father:
John Donald Warhus

mother:
Patricia Margaret (Urann) Warhus

spouse:
Terry J. Dorr

spouse:
Vicki Lynn Herman

child:
Ellerton Joseph Dorr Warhus

child:
Claire Alessandra Warhus