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Pamela Jeanne Nielsen, American Artist, writer. Scholar and grantee Otis Parsons School Design, 1985-1986. Juvenile counselor Los Padrinos Prison, Downey, California, 1989; speaker high schools, Long Beach, since 1993; member arts and cultural education subcommittee City of Long Beach, 1994. Member Long Beach Arts, Sierra Club.

Background

Nielsen, Pamela Jeanne was born on March 15, 1953 in Austin, Texas, United States. Daughter of Robert Allen and Marjorie Lenore (Peterson) Newstrom.

Education

Student, University Maryland., Heidelberg, Germany, 1976-1977; student, University Texas, El Paso, 1979-1980; student, Otis Parsons School Design, Los Angeles, 1985-1986.

Career

Private teacher art,, Long Beach, California, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman show Long Beach Community Players Gallery, 1991, Gaga's, Long Beach, 1991, Omellete Inn, 1998, Portland, Oregon, 2010. Exhibited in group shows Long Beach Arts, 1992, 98, Long Beach City College, 1993, Lance Green Arts, Long Beach, 2000, Long Beach Center for Arts, 2003, Gardena, California, 2004. Recording artist Disclosure-Voices of Women, New Alliance Records, 1992.

      Writer, performer Royal Theater, Queen Mary, Long Beach, 1993. Reader Long Beach Poetry Festival, 2005-2007, Open Studio, Portland, 2008. Contributor poetry to various publications.

Membership

Juvenile counselor Los Padrinos Prison, Downey, California, 1989. Speaker high schools, Long Beach, since 1993. Member arts and cultural education subcommittee City of Long Beach, 1994.

Assistant to general director Long Beach Opera, 1998-2002. Teacher art Long Beach Center for the Arts, 2002-2003, volunteer Portland Audubon, Wildlife Care Center, since 2008, raptor handler Education Biro, 2011. Member Long Beach Arts, Sierra Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, reading, animals and nature, psychology, arttherapy.

Connections

Married Scott Robert Nielsen, July 9, 1970 (divorced January 1980).

father:
Robert Allen Newstrom

mother:
Marjorie Lenore (Peterson) Newstrom

spouse:
Scott Robert Nielsen