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Louise M. Todd Cope
Date: American fiber artist and educator, born 1930
Biography: Louise M. Todd Cope is a fiber artist and educator from Ventnor, New Jersey. She studied at Syracuse University, the University of North Carolina at Asheville, and Holy Name University in Oakland, CA, and taught at Moore College, the Haystack School of Crafts, and the Penland School of Crafts, among other institutions. She is represented in the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art in Australia, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Cope was the subject of the documentary film "A Cloak of Protection for the Earth," which screened at a Stanford University documentary film festival in 1999, and she is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Humanities grant.