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Maudee Lilyan Carron Edit Profile

painter , sculptor , writer

Maudee Lilyan Carron, American painter, sculptor, writer.

Background

Carron, Maudee Lilyan was born on October 1, 1912 in Melville, Louisiana, United States.

Education

Studies with Ola McNeill Davidson, Creative Arts School, 1934-1935.

Career

Guest curator Art Museum Southeast Texas, Beaumont, 1990. Billboards designer Art Museum Southeast Texas Opening, Beaumont, 1990. Guest lecturer Deep South Writers' and Artists' Conference, University Southwest Louisiana, Lafayette, 1969.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Gresham Gallery, New Orleans, 1938, Little Gallery, New Orleans, 1940, Wilson Memorial Art Center, Beaumont, Texas, 1971, Gates Gallery, Port Arthur, Texas, 1973, Scurlock Gallery, Beaumont, 1974, Angelina College, Lufkin, Texas, 1978, Beaumont Art League, 1984, Galerie Kunstraum, West Berlin, Germany, 1985, Little Gallery, New Orleans, 1985, Art Museum Southeast Texas, Beaumont, 1988, Hooks Epstein Galleries, Houston, 1992. Exhibited in group shows at Museum Fine Arts Houston, 1938, Little Gallery, 1945, Municipal Arts Gallery, Jackson, Mississippi, 1947, 51, Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio, 1953, Beaumont Art Museum, 1956, 64, Dallas Museum Fine Arts, 1959, The Roswell (New Mexico) Museum and Art Center, 1962, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, 1966, Mobile (Alabama) Art Gallery, 1968, Collector's Guild, Orange, Texas, 1970, Texas Union Fine Arts Gallery, University Texas Austin, 1971, The Art Zoo, Gates Gallery, Port Arthur, Texas, 1973, Blaffer Gallery, University Houston, 1977, Art League Houston, 1980, Beaumont Art League, 1982 (honorable mention), Gates Library., Port Arthur, 1984, 25th Annual Tri-State Art Exhibition, Beaumont, 1986, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, 1989, The Designs Industry Foundation AIDS, Houston, 1991, Dishman Art Gallery, Retrospective Lamar University, Beaumont, 1992, Lamar University, 1993, numerous others.

      Represented in permanent collections Art Museum Southeast Texas, Beaumont, Beaumont Art League, Centennial Museum, Corpus Christi, Dishman Art Gallery, Gulf Oil, James Johnson Sweeney Estate, Mobil Oil, Southwestern University. Private collection Western Savings Bank.

Connections

Daughter of Albert Hilliard and Zora Trisha (King) Carron. Widowed; 1 son.

father:
Albert Hilliard Carron

mother:
Zora Trisha (King) Carron