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Sylvia Ann Edwards, American Artist. Member United Kingdom United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund Committee; Member London Royal Academy, World Watercolor Society, Chelsea Arts Club/London.

Background

Edwards, Sylvia Ann was born on January 30, 1937 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Junius Griffiths and Sylvia Emma (Mailloux) Edwards.

Education

Diploma, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, 1957; Diploma, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1958; postgraduate, Modern Art Studies, London, 1980-1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Grosvenor Gallery, London, 2003, Chromated Copper Arsenate Gallery, Oxford, England, 1996, Munson Gallery, Chatham, Massachusetts, 1992, Jaeshke Gallery, Braunschweig, Germany, 1991, Natalie Knight Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1991, Bankamura, Tokyo, 1991, Gallery K. Hyazaki Perfecture, 1991, The Berkeley Square Gallery, London, 1991, exhibited in group shows at Cadogan Contemporary Art, 1996, Berkeley Square Gallery, Korea Art Expo, Seoul, 1996, 2002, New York Art Expo, New York City, 1994, Lond International Contemporary Art Fair, 1989, The Bath Arts Festival, England, 1988, Paris Art Salon, 1986, 1987, 1988, Sarasota Visual Art Center, State of Art Gallery, Sarasota, Florida, 2007, Galleryhouse, Copenhagen, Gallerihuset, since 2008, Represented in permanent collections National Museum for Women in the Arts, Washington, Boston University Special Collections, Cape Mus Fine Arts, Dennis, Mass, Museum Fine Arts, Alexandria, Egypt, Governorate of Alexandria, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Chelsea Westminster Hospital, London, Midwest Museum American Art, Elkhart, Indiana, Tate Gallery, London, publications, Valley of Sils, Lithograph, 1982, New Mexico Watch, lithograph, 1982, covers, Arts Review, 1982, 1985, others, numerous, United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund cards, Greenpeace publications, World Wildlife/United Kingdom, book covers, reference and art books, others, monographs.

Membership

Member United Kingdom United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund Committee. Member London Royal Academy, World Watercolor Society, Chelsea Arts Club/London.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, theatre, travel, swimming, reading.

Connections

Married Sadredin M. Golestaneh (divorced). Children: Shirin, Nader, Leila.

father:
Junius Griffiths Edwards

mother:
Sylvia Emma (Mailloux) Edwards

spouse:
Sadredin M. Golestaneh

children:
Nader Edwards

Shirin Edwards

Leila Edwards