biography of Jean Crawford ADAMS (1886-1972)

Birth place: Chicago, IL

Death place: Oak Park, IL

Addresses: Chicago, IL

Profession: Painter, etcher

Studied: AIC; with George Bellows, John Vanderpoel, Frank Phoenix; Provincetown School of Art, with Hawthorne; Paris, France, with André Lhote

Exhibited: CI, 1928-30; CAM, 1930; MoMA; WMAA, 1932-33; AIC, 1915-28, (Amer. Exh., prize), 1929-30 (solo), 1932-1933 (Chicago A., prize), 1934-45 (solo); TMA; PMA, 1932; BMA, 1938; CPLH; SFMA; Milwaukee AI; Dallas Mus. FA; Salons of Am.; S.Indp.A.

Member: Chicago AC; Chicago SA.

Work: WPA artist

Comments: Position: bd. dir., Chicago A. Cl.

Sources: WW59; WW47.