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educator , Museum administrator , art historian

Ruth Krueger Meyer, Museum administrator, educator, art historian. Recipient research award Kress Foundation, 1967, 76; named Chevalier in the Order of Arts and Letters, Government of France, 1989. Member International Association Art Critics, College Art Association.

Background

Meyer, Ruth Krueger was born on August 20, 1940 in Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Harold Rohe and Ruth Halbert (Bateman) Krueger.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Cincinnati, 1963. Master of Arts, Brown University, Providence, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1980.

Career

Lecturer Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1970—1972. Instructor University Cincinnati, 1973—1975. Curator Contemporary Arts Center, 1976—1980.

Director Ohio Foundation Arts, Columbus, 1980—1983, Taft Museum, Cincinnati, 1983—1993. Professor Miyazaki (Japan) International College, 1994—2001. Senior curator Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, 2003—2005.

Professor Art Academy Cincinnati, since 2002. Adjunct professor The Union Institute, Cincinnati, 1994.

Works

Membership

Member International Association Art Critics, College Art Association.

Connections

Married Kenneth R. Meyer, June 15, 1963 (divorced 1978). 1 child, Karl Augustus.

father:
Harold Rohe Krueger

mother:
Ruth Halbert (Bateman) Krueger

spouse:
Kenneth R. Meyer

child:
Karl Augustus Meyer