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art dealer

Willoughby Sharp, American art dealer.

Background

Sharp, Willoughby was born on January 23, 1936 in New York City. Son of Willoughby and Murielle MacMahon Sharp.

Education

Bachelor, Brown University, 1961. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Milton College, Wisconsin, 1975.

Career

Public Avalanche Magazine, New York City, 1968-1976. Founder, vice president Center for New Art Activities, Inc., 1973-1982. Executive director The Franklin St. Arts Center, Inc., 1974-1978.

Director Fine Arts Center University Rhode Island, Kingston, 1988-1990. Owner The Willoughby Sharp Gallery, New York City, 1988—2008. Chief Executive Officer, owner sharpgallery.com, 1997—2008.

Public TSAR

Faculty design and technical department The New University Parsons School of Design, New York, from 2002.

Connections

father:
Willoughby Sharp

mother:
Murielle MacMahon Sharp