Charles Norman Barnum (1901 - 1985)

Birth date: 6/12/1901 Death date: 1985  
Birth location: Milwaukee, WI Death location: Charlotte, NC  
Media: Architecture , Painter / Watercolor , Painting / Oil Web site:
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Biographical Brief

Husband of Marguerite Grossenbach-Barnum.
Marine Architect and artist
Education:

1922: studied, University of Michigan - Navel architecture & Marine Engineering
Art Organizations:
1931, 1934: exhibiting member of Wisconsin Painters & Sculptors
Collections:
Represented in the WPA Biographical Sketches of Wisconsin Artists: Archives Division, The State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend , Wisconsin

Biography

Charles Norman Barnum
1901

No biographical description written - additional information facts provided.

Selected Group Exhibitions

1930 Milwaukee Journal, Gallery of Wisconsin Art (Timber wolf)
1931 Walrus Club
1931
Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors (The Tramp)
1934 Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors (Lowering the Landing Stage and Car-ferry, Port Huron, MI)
1943
The Little Gallery, Manitowoc, WI (Spinaker and Windlass, Ocean Tramp and Straits of Magellan)
1944 Northeastern Wisconsin Art Annual, Green Bay, WI (Coal Barge and Old Pritchard House)
1944
The Little Gallery, Manitowoc, WI  (Sunny Beach, Hill Road, Sand Dunes, and Lamp Light)
1950

First Local Art Exhibition, Watertown, WI (Maine Home and Wisconsin Union)

1963
Women's League of York, ME
1963
Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital Art Corner
1963
Norma Ramsberg Gallery, Oconomowoc, WI
1970
Beaufort Museum Collection

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