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Milvi Kosenkranius Gill, American artist, photographer. Certified system administrator WANG Laboratories, Arlington, Virginia, 1987; in iconography St. John of Damascus Sacred Art Academy, Ligonier, Pa, 1999.

Background

Gill, Milvi Kosenkranius was born on September 25, 1948 in Geislingen, Germany. Daughter of Hans Edgar Kosenkranius and Georgine Marie Tomberg.

Education

Bachelor in Art History magna cum laude, University Maryland European Division, Brussels, 1992.

Career

Various office positions United States Army, Navy, Smithsonian Institution, National Institutes of Health, Washington, 1973—1983. Office administration Smithsonian Institution, 1982—1983, Office Secretary of Defense, Arlington, 1983—1984, Office Joint Chiefs of Staff, Arlington, 1984—1988, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Brussels, 1988—1989. Artist Old Towne Art Gallery, Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1993—1998, Brush Strokes Gallery, Fredericksburg, since 2004, Liberty Town Arts, Fredericksburg, since 2004, Edgy Studios, Fredericksburg, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Certified system administrator WANG Laboratories, Arlington, Virginia, 1987. In iconography St. John of Damascus Sacred Art Academy, Ligonier, Pa, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Photographer (exhibitions) Corner Window, Fredericksburg (First Place, Building and Architect Category, 2005), Below Deck (Honorary Mention, Enhanced Photography, 2005), Old Vine (3d Place, Buildings and Architect, 1995), Belmont Garden, Fredericksburg Center for Creative Arts, 2007 (1st place pastel, 2007). Exhibitions include Joy, Spotsylvania Company Museum (award of excellence, 2007), Madonna and Child, The Plains, Virginia (First Place, Mixed Media, 1994), Hanover Street Balcony, Fredericksburg (Honorary Mention, 2004), Bills (Honorary Mention, Drawing Category, 1994), Byzantine Angel (Honorary Mention, Mixed Media, 1995), Mary and Child, Old Towne Art Gallery (First Place, 1997), Father's Day (2nd Place, 1997), Uniquely Frecherickburg 3rd place, 2008, Fiberty town Exhibition 3rd place, 2009, stafford Hospital Collection, 2009.

Membership

Treasurer Banner Plantation Homeowners Association, Fredericksburg, 1998—2004. Team leader Therapy Dogs International, Inc., 1996—2004. Sponsor Christian Children's Fund, Richmond, 1980—2006.

Treasurer American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Fredericksburg, 1997—1998, team leader, visiting pet program, 1994—1998. Member of American Association of University Women (associate), National Museum for Women in the Arts (associate), Fredericksburg Center for Creative Arts (associate. Educational committee 2005-2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art workshops, computer graphics, travel, gardening.

Connections

Married Robert Earl Gill, March 14, 1986. Married Robert Bruce Graham, March 23, 1974 (divorced December 2, 1985). Children: Dean James Graham, Alan Robert Graham.

father:
Hans Edgar Kosenkranius

mother:
Georgine Marie Tomberg

spouses:
Robert Earl Gill

Robert Bruce Graham

children:
Dean James Graham Gill

Alan Robert Graham Gill