Ted Ramsay is Professor Emeritus at the University of Michigan School of Art & Design.  

He received his BA in studio art and an MA and MFA in painting and art history from the University of Iowa, where he also taught from 1961-64. He also holds an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Ted has been a visiting artist at Canberra Institute of Art.; University of Tasmania; University of Hawaii; Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, Holland; Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee; Penland School, North Carolina; Cranbrook Academy Art; Southwest Craft Center, San Antonio, Texas; and The University of Toledo, Department of Art at the Toledo Museum of Art.

Ted’s art has been featured in invitational exhibitions and one person shows at the Element Gallery in New York; Gruen Gallery in Chicago; Leopold-Hoesch-Museum, Duren, Germany; University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Flint Institute of Art, Flint, Michigan; Kidd Gallery in Birmingham, Michigan; Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio; Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, Michigan; Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, California; Davenport Municipal Art Gallery, Davenport, Iowa; Gallery WooDuk, Seoul, Korea; Amsterdamseweg 441, Amstelveen, Netherlands; Orszagos Szechenyi Konyvtar Gallery, Budapest, Hungary; and the American Cultural Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.

His work has been cited in numerous publications, including a book he co-authored called Emphasis: Art. 

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