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Polly Ann Little, American artist. Recipient Lift grant Arts Council of Buffalo & Erie County, 1989, Ford Foundation grant, 1978, 79, Cash award Mixed Media, 1st Place Niagara Falls Art Council, 1990, 89. Member Hallwalls Gallery, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Dallas Museum Fine Arts, College Art Association.

Background

Little, Polly Ann was born on November 13, 1954 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Thomas Lee and Adeline Hope (Ketzscher) Little.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Missouri Western State University, 1976. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, University New Mexico, 1978. Master of Arts, University New Mexico, 1980.

Career

Teaching assistant, lithography assistant University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1978-1980. Assistant director Mattingly Baker Gallery, Dallas, 1980-1982. Adjunct assistant professor Texas Women's University, Denton, Texas, 1983-1984, North Lake Community College, Irving, 1985-1988.

Teaching artist Arts in Education of Western New York, Buffalo, since 1990. Artist Gallery 44, Boulder, Colorado, since 1987, Ruth Wiseman Gallery, Dallas, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-person exhibitions include Ruth Wiseman Gallery, Dalls, 1989, 500X Gallery, Dallas, 1986, North Lake Gallery, Irving, Texas, 1986, AKAS, Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1985, Mattingly Baker Gallery, Dallas, 1984, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, 1983, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, 1980. Exhibited in group shows including Hallwalls Gallery, 1991, Niagara Power Project, 1990, Gallery 44, 1990, The Artists' Gallery, 1989, Clary-Miner Gallery, 1989, Conduit Gallery, 1988, Edith Baker Gallery, 1987 and others.

Membership

Member Hallwalls Gallery, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Dallas Museum Fine Arts, College Art Association.

Connections

Married Mark Leo Lavatelli, April 6, 1975. Children: Anna Chiaretta, Zoe Elizabeth.

father:
Thomas Lee Little

mother:
Adeline Hope (Ketzscher) Little

spouse:
Mark Leo Lavatelli

children:
Anna Chiaretta Little

Zoe Elizabeth Little