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artist , painter

Midge Stires, American artist, painter. Grantee Pollock-Krasner Foundation Inc., 1995, Elizabeth foundation for Arts, n.Y.c., 1994; recipient prize National Academy Design, New York City, 1978, Best of Show award Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, 1977. Member National Society Painters in Casein and Acrylic.

Background

Stires, Midge was born on April 10, 1943 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Charles Rounsaville and Helen Louise (Tovey) Stires.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Syracuse University, 1966.

Career

Painter, since 1966.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-person shows include New Arts Program, Kutztown, Pennsylvania, 1992, Riverside Gallery, Pottersville, New Jersey, 1994. Group exhibitions include Christopher Gallery, New York City, 1975, 76, 77, Hennock Gallery, New York City, 1983, Allentown Art Museum, Pennsylvania, 2004. Included in Best of Landscape Painting, 2000.

Membership

Member National Society Painters in Casein and Acrylic.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain biking, gardening.

Connections

Married Stuart MacReynolds Wyeth, 1966 (divorced 1969). Married Peter Daumants Schnore, 1969. Children: Peter H., Emils.

father:
Charles Rounsaville Stires

mother:
Helen Louise (Tovey) Stires

spouses:
Stuart MacReynolds Wyeth

Peter Daumants Schnore

children:
Emils. S. Stires

Peter H. Stires