Jack Daryl Becker

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Contact Information

contact name: Jack Daryl Becker
phone: 612 630 2192
email: teawater@rocketmail.com

location address:
1400 3rd Street N.E.
Minneapolis MN 55413

open to public: no

mailing address:
1400 3rd st NE
Minneapolis MN 55413

Experience

Educated in Wisconsin and Washington D.C.  Forty year career as studio artist, production designer, educator, arts administrator, exhibits curator, writer and author.  Sculptures and paintings in national, public, private and corporate collections.  Internationally recognized writer and author.

  

Exhibitions/Performance History

Visual arts exhibits include galleries and solo shows in the following locations:

Minneapolis, Mn. - Seattle, Wa. - Tampa, Fla. -  Washington, D.C. - St. Louis, Mo. - St. Petersburg, Fla.

Public & private art work commissions include:  Dayton Hudson Properties - Wisconsin State University, Eau Claire - City of lake City, Mn. - Washington State Arts Commission, Olympia, Wa. University of Iowa, Iowa City, Io.

Public and private corporate production design clients include: Mobil Oil Corporation - City of Seattle, Wa. - Nordstrom Inc. - Dayton's Inc - State of Washington - Boeing Corp.

Member, Governor of Washington State's design team to create overview plans for Washington State Centennial Celebration.

Keynote speaker - University of Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa " Situational Report, Public Art".

Educational experience includes:  Guest Mentor, Minneapolis College Art & Design, Graduate Studies - Guest instructor, University of Minnesota Graduate Architecture Program "Integrating Public Art".

Curatorial experience includes: 7 years as Director of Exhibits at Minnetonka Center For The Arts.

Arts Administration experience includes Office of Program Director (retired) at Minnetonka Center For The Arts - 7 years.

Writing experience includes: Author of 3 books published between 2006 and 2010.



 

Collections

State of Washington - Olympia, Wa. - Public art.

City of Lake City, Mn. - Public art.

City of Minneapolis,Mn. - corporate collections.

Wisconsin State University, Eau Claire - Public art.

Numerous private collections  - nationally.

Galleries

Current representation :

Grand Hand Gallery, St. Paul, Mn.

Tamarack Gallery, Stillwater, Mn.

Last Chance Gallery, Lutsen, Mn.

Red Wing Arts Association, Red Wing, Mn.

Books available at Barnes & Noble and Amazon

Biographical Information

Country of Citizenship:
United States

Birth Place:
Illinois

Birth Date:
July 14, 1943

Gender:
Male

Active Place:
Minneapolis

Minnesota County:
Hennepin

Artist Information


Roles

Author

Artist's Website

http://www.readmymind-readmybooks.blogspot.com