Rachel Perry

P.O. Box 374
Nashville, IN 47448

Author's Bio

Rachel Berenson Perry is the former fine arts curator of the Indiana State Museum, where she organized and curated all of the art exhibitions from 2003 through 2011. She wrote numerous articles for American Art Review and Traces of Indiana and Midwestern History (Indiana Historical Society), and her books include William J Forsyth: The Life and Work of an Indiana Artist (Indiana University Press, 2014), Painting Indiana III: Heritage of Place (Indiana University Press, 2013) Barry Gealt: Embracing Nature (Indiana University Press, 2012) Paint and Canvas: A Biography of T. C. Steele (Indiana Historical Society, 2012); T. C. Steele and the Society of Western Artists 1896-1914 (Indiana University Press, 2009); and Children from the Hills: The Life and Work of Ada Walter Shulz (Artist Colony Press, 2001).

Publications and Prizes

Paint and Canvas: A Life of T. C. Steele
(Indiana Historical Society Press, 2012)
, T. C. Steele and the Society of Western Artists, 1896-1914
(Indiana University Press, 2009)
Prizes Won: 
Silver Medal, Independent Book Publishers, Silver Medal for "T. C. Steele and the Society of Western Artists."

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Creative Nonfiction Writer
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White Plains
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Bloomington, IN
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Last updated: May 03, 2013