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Art history educator

Marsha Lee Morton, American Art history educator. Board of directors Pelham Art Center, since 1997. Member Colonel Art Association, Historians of 19th Century Art, Historians of German and Control European Art, Southeast Colonel Art Conference, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Morton, Marsha Lee was born on March 8, 1951 in Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Robert Glenn and Marian L. (Shumaker) Morton.

Education

Bachelor, Kalamazoo Colonel, 1973; Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1986; Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1997.

Career

Research assistant, Philadelphia Museum Art, 1976-1977; research assistant, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1979-1981; visiting professor, State University of New York, Purchase, 1986; associate professor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1982. Lecturer Pilgrim's Guide, Springfield, Virginia, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, exhibition curator: Pratt and Its Gallery: The Arts and Crafts Years, 1998. Co-editor, contributor author: The Arts Entwined: Music and Painting in the Nineteenth Century, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board of directors Pelham Art Center, since 1997. Member Colonel Art Association, Historians of 19th Century Art, Historians of German and Control European Art, Southeast Colonel Art Conference, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Michael H. Zisser, April 23, 1977. Children: Emma, Margaret.

father:
Robert Glenn Morton

mother:
Marian L. (Shumaker) Morton

spouse:
Michael H. Zisser

child:
Margaret Morton

child:
Emma Morton