Virginia Catherall

Virginia Catherall was born in Southern California, but grew up in Utah. She is a museum educator as well as a textile artist, knitter, and knitwear designer. Virginia has been Curator of Education at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts since 1994, teaching families, children, and teachers about art and museums. In her art she is inspired by the landscapes in her hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah.

Virginia received her BA in Art History from Brigham Young University and an MA in Museum Education from John F. Kennedy University in California. In 2004, she received an MPh in Educational Philosophy from the University of Utah. In 2015, Virginia was artist-in-residence aof Black Rock Desert/High Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada. 

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