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artist

Mary Virginia Langston, American artist. Recipient 1st place in fine arts, Corcoran School Art, 1987, Merit award The Athenaeum, Alexandria, 1984; resident fellow Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, Virginia, 1994, 98, 2006; artist's residency Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, 1996.

Background

Langston, Mary Virginia was born on October 19, 1945 in Winterville, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Cedric Donald and Mary Ida (McLawhorn) Langston.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science and History, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1968. Student, Corcoran School Art, Washington, 1990.

Career

Member executive board Foundry Gallery, Washington, 1989-1993, Gallery 10, Ltd., since 2001.

Works

Membership

Co-chairman Renaissance Fair Waynewood Parent-Teachers Association, Alexandria, Virginia, 1980. Founding board directors Mount Vernon (Virginia) Community Children's Theater, 1981, board directors, 1981-1984.

Connections

Married William Proctor Jones, 1971 (divorced 1993). Children: Heather Langston Jones, Mary Lisa Langston Jones.

father:
Cedric Donald Langston

mother:
Mary Ida (McLawhorn) Langston

spouse:
William Proctor Jones

children:
Heather Langston Jones Langston

Mary Lisa Langston Jones Langston