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Dorothy Sturm

(American, 1910–1988)

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Dorothy Sturm

Gate, ca. 1970

Biography

Timeline

1910
Born in Memphis, TN on August 2nd

Exhibitions

2013
Dorothy Sturm: From Line to Color, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN (solo)
1988
Retrospective, University Gallery at Memphis State University, Memphis TN
1986
"1948 1958" Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis TN
1985
"Spectrum South: The Malone and Hyde Collection," Tennesse State Museum, Nashville, TN
1976
41st International Ecumenical Invitational, Philadelphia, PA
1974
Paintings "Naive", The Art Wagon, Scottsdale, AZ
1973
Enamels, 18 Invitees to New Paltz College Gallery, NY
Twenty-Year Retrospective in Enamels, Brooks Memorial Art Gallery
1972
One man show at Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
National Invitation Enamel Exhibition, Memphis Academy of Arts (Documented by ACC Research Program by request)
National Invitational for Seven Contemporary Enamelists at James Yaw Gallery, Birhmingham MI
1971
International Crafts Invitational Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, NY
Minneapolis Museum
1970
One man show at Betty Parsons Gallery, New York, NY
Traveling Exhibition of Tennesse Crafts, "Past and Present".

Literature

1983
Metalsmith Magazine, "Dorothy Sturm, Master Metalsmith," by Kathleen Doyle and Karen Blockman
1974
Cambridge Dictionary of International Biography
1973 - 1974
Marquis' Who's Who 1973-1974
1973
Published in Enameling, by Sarita Rainey, publiched by Davis Publishing Inc. of Massachusetts
Published in Step by Step Enameling by W. Harper, published by Western publications
1964
Published in The Best in European Decoration, published by Dernier, Reynal & Co. NY