Crossman, Catherine C. art gallery

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Crossman, Catherine C. art gallery
 - 8—IcmeEvilU Daily Gazette, Wednesday. Nov. 22....
8—IcmeEvilU Daily Gazette, Wednesday. Nov. 22. 1967 Crossman Art Gallery Opening Set at WSU WHITEWATER - A uew art gallery to be opened Monday at Whitewater State Univca-sity has been named in honor of Mi.ss Catherine C. Crossman, 20-year member of the university art faculty and foniicr art department chairman. The Catherine Crossman Gallery in Old Main officially will open at 8 p.m. Monday wilii a free, public exhibit of graphic art consistmg of 50 original prints from the collection of Dr. and Mrs. Rudolph E. Langer, Madison. Included will be works of the famous artists Rembrandt. I^Iatissc. Manet, Durer. Rouault and Cezanne from the Langer collection, which is valued at more than S35.000. In naming the WSU gallery for Miss Crossman. the art facility chose to recogrize a long-1 lime outstanding educator and: artist. She came to Whitewater i in Januai-y. 1947. from Bowling Green <Oh \o) State University ^ where she had taught from 1944-' 46. Miss Crossman had previous teaching experience in junior high school at Roclie?ler. Minn., high schools in South Dakota and Idaho a junior college in Boise, and the Winona (Minn/* Teachers College. Slie received hej- bachelor of arts degree trom Carleton (Minn.) College and has done advanced study at the Chicago Ai-l Institute, the University of California, the Minneapolis Art Village of CATHERINE CROS.SALW Institute, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of , Minnesota. She has held Ameri; can Institute of Architects fel- I lowships al Harvard and the University of Oregon, where she received the master of ;irt,« degree in 19;57. Miss Crossman is tiie author of a number of film strip."; on' larts and crafts including "Mu -i I sic and Art. Our Common Heritage." and "Planning a Community." She painted a mural for St. fjuke's Hospital. Boise, and' in recent years has exhibited works in Madison and Beloit. as well as in campus faculty art- show.':. j

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  1. Janesville Daily Gazette,
  2. 22 Nov 1967, Wed,
  3. Page 8

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