Rossol, Monona

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ROSSOL, Monona

ROSSOL, Monona. American, b. 1936. Genres: Engineering, Art/Art history, Theatre, Medicine/Health. Career: Bjorksten Research Laboratory, Madison, WI, research chemist, 1959-60; University of Wisconsin-Madison, instructor in integrated liberal studies and ceramics, 1961-62, project assistant in civil engineering, 1964-67; Center for Occupational Hazards (now Center for Safety in the Arts), NYC, cofounder, 1977, director of information, 1977-87, president, 1980-86; Arts, Crafts, and Theatre Safety Inc., NYC, founder and president, 1987-. Ceramics teacher at schools and universities, 1964-80; proprietor of a ceramic studio in Mazomanie, WI, 1964-77; free-lance art restoration consultant and restorer, 1975-78. Publications: Stage Fright: Health and Safety in the Theater, 1986, 2nd ed., 1991; The Artist's Complete Health and Safety Guide, 1990, 3rd ed., 2001; Safety Training Manual: Our Right to Know Program, 1991; (with S. Shaw) Overexposure: Health Hazards in Photography, 2nd ed., 1991; (with B. Bartlett) Danger! Artists at Work, 1991, 2nd ed., 1996; Keeping Clay Work Safe and Legal, 1993, 2nd ed., 1996; The Health & Safety Guide for Film, TV & Theater, 2001. Address: Arts, Crafts and Theater Safety Inc., 181 Thompson St. No. 23, New York, NY 10012-2586, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]