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educator , sculptor

Molly Ann Mason, American Sculptor, educator. State of Louisiana Division of the Arts fellow, 1985-1986, American Association of University Women fellow, 1985-1986. Fellow Soros Foundation, 1987, Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, New York, 1982. Member International Sculpture Center.

Background

Mason, Molly Ann was born on August 2, 1953 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors, University Iowa, 1973. Master of Arts in Sculpture and Ceramics, University Iowa, 1975. Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture and Ceramics, University Iowa, 1976.

Career

Sculpture professor, University of Minnesota, Morris, 1976-1978; sculpture professor, Southern Illinois U., Edwardsville, 1978-1979; sculpture professor, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1979-1982; sculpture professor, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1982-1985; sculpture professor, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1985-1992; sculptor, Pt. Jefferson, since 1992. Visiting professor University of California, Davis, 1978.

Lecturer Kyoto U. the Arts, Japan, 1991, Osaka Art U., Japan, 1991. Artist-in-residence Villany (Hungary)International Sculpture Symposium, 1987, Forma Viva (Yugoslavia) International Sculpture Symposium, 1986. Visiting artist Louisiana World Expo, New Orleans, 1984.

Fulbright Senior Research Professorship in sculpture, Council for International Exch. Scholars to Japan, 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-women shows include Soho 20 Gallery, New York City, 1986, 89, 92, 95, Gallery C.O.M., Tachikichi Corporation, and Art Space Niji, Kyoto, Japan, 1992, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans, 1984, 85, 88, Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, New York, 1986-1996, Quietude Gallery, New Jersey,1994. Represented in permanent collections Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines "Splendor of the Seas" ship, 1996, City of Brisbane, Australia, 1989 (Purchase award 1989), National Sculpture Park of Hungary, 1987, National Sculpture Park of Yugoslavia, 1986, City of Albuquerque, 1983, Long Island Cult. Center, New York, 1991.

Membership

Fellow Soros Foundation, 1987, Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, New York, 1982. Member International Sculpture Center.

Connections

Married Thomas Adam Fink.

spouse:
Thomas Adam Fink.