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Wellington Burbank Gray

educator

Wellington Burbank Gray, American educator. Awards Commn. Member North Carolina Awards Commission, 1973.; Served lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, World World War II; Member International Association Deans of Fine Arts, American Association University Professors, National Art Education Association, Southeastern Arts Association, American Society Interior Designers, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi, Delta Phi Delta.

Background

Gray, Wellington Burbank was born on April 25, 1919 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Wellington and Lilla Maude (Burbank) Gray.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kutztown (Pennsylvania) State College, 1947. Master of Arts, New York University, 1948, Doctor of Education, 1954. Student Pennsylvania State University, U. Philippines.

Career

Art supervisor public schools, Connellsville, Pennsylvania, 1947-1949. Art director Highland Park (Illinois) High School, 1949-1954. Dean Art School, Edinboro (Pennsylvania) State College, 1954-1956.

Dean School Art, East Carolina U., Greenville, North Carolina, 1956-1977. Lecturer fine arts Alliance College, 1955-1956. Instructor New York University, summers 1950, 51.

Honorary faculty Question Manager School, Fort Lee, Virginia Partner Gray Association, design consultant, Greenville, 1960-1977. Paintings in permanent collections Atlanta, Akron, O., Albany, New York, Highland Park Mobile, Greenville. Exhibited Carnegie Institute Technology, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Albany Institute History and Art.

One man shows Highland Park, Greenville, Erie, Pennsylvania, Goldsboro, North Carolina, Mount Olive, North Carolina, Kinston, North Carolina Former secretary Pitt County Republican Committee.

Works

  • Author: Student Teaching in Art, 1960. Also articles. Advisory board Colorcast and Design Quarterly.

Membership

Member North Carolina Awards Commission, 1973. Served lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, World World War II. Member International Association Deans of Fine Arts, American Association University Professors, National Art Education Association, Southeastern Arts Association, American Society Interior Designers, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi, Delta Phi Delta.

Connections

Married Norma Laree Wallace, December 26, 1942. Children: Bruce Wellington, Brian Erwin.

father:
Wellington Gray

mother:
Lilla Maude (Burbank) Gray

spouse:
Norma Laree Wallace

children:
Bruce Wellington Gray

Brian Erwin Gray