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art organization executive

Robert L. Painter, American art organization executive. Sarasota Arts Council grantee for Ya'at'eeh, 1996. Projects chair Duke City Civitan, Albuquerque, 1980-1981. Member Indian Arts and Crafts association (charter), Southwestern Association for Indian Arts.

Background

Painter, Robert L. was born on October 5, 1938 in Springfield, Missouri, United States. Son of George L. and Ruby (Bingham) Painter.

Education

Bachelor, University South Florida, 1966. Master of Science, Florida State University, 1967. Postgraduate, University Pennsylvania, 1971.

Career

Professor, Davis & Elkins College, Elkins, West Virginia, 1967-1970;director social services, City of Gallup, New Mexico, 1972-1973;art gallery director, The squash Blossom, Naples, Florida, 1974-1978;art gallery director, The Eagle Dancer, Albuquerque, 1979-1981;Chief Executive Officer, Santa Fe Style, Sarasota, Florida, 1982-1995;Chief Executive Officer, First Nations Art, Inc., Sarasota, since 1995.

Membership

Projects chair Duke City Civitan, Albuquerque, 1980-1981. Member Indian Arts and Crafts association (charter), Southwestern Association for Indian Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, hiking, white water rafting, climbing, traveling.

Connections

father:
George L. Painter

mother:
Ruby (Bingham) Painter