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Moira Marti Geoffrion Edit Profile

artist , educator , sculptor

Moira Marti Geoffrion, American Artist, educator. Exxon Distinguished Scholar grant, ICIP/Fulbright grant for research, others.

Background

Geoffrion, Moira Marti was born on July 11, 1944 in Olney, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Fritz and Gertrude Marti.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Boston University, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, Southern Illinois University, 1974.

Career

From assistant professor to full professor art Notre Dame University, 1974-1986. Chair Department Art. University Arizona, Tucson, 1986-1991, professor art, sculpture area director, 1991—2000.

Visiting artist university and colleges including University Colorado, Boulder, University Montana, Missoula, San Jose State University, University Cincinnati, University Indiana, Bloomington, University Northern Illinois, DeKalb. Director Isis Gallery, Indiana. President Central Arts Collective Gallery.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Tucson Museum Art, Sonia Zaks Gallery, Chicago, Plieades Gallery, New York, 14 Sculptors Gallery, exhibited in group shows at Eiteljorg Museum, Indiana, Bisaltes Museum, Germany, Process Space Festival Traveling Exhibition, Plovdiv, Sophia, Baltchik, Bulgaria, American Artist Invitational, Gallery 10-10, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1990, Chicago Navy Pier Show, principal works include River Road Expansion, Tucson, Arizona, Tangerine Road and First Avenue Enhancement, Oro Valley, Arizona.

Connections

Married Charles Geoffrion, 1965. Children: Sabrina, Damien.

father:
Fritz Marti

mother:
Gertrude (Austin) Marti

spouse:
Charles Geoffrion

children:
Sabrina Geoffrion

Damien Geoffrion