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Al Held Edit Profile

also known as Alvin Jacob Held

artist , educator

Al Held, American Artist, educator. Recipient Logan medal The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1964, Jack I. and Lillian L. Poses Brandeis U. Creative Arts award painting medal, 1983.

Background

Held, Al was born on October 12, 1928 in New York City.

Education

Educated, Art Students League, New York City. Educated, Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris.

Career

Professor art, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1962-1978; Adjunct Professor painting, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, since 1978.

Works

  • painting

    • Maltese Cross

    • Out

    • Taxi Cab II

    • Untitled

    • Yellow

    • Orion II

    • Prime Moments II

    • Vorcex IV

    • Morre XXII

    • Untitled

    • Trajans Edge II

    • Composition

    • Purple Triangle

    • Untitled (F 60-1)

    • Pachinko

    • Untitled #6

    • Mao

    • Straits of Malacca

    • C-B-1

    • Untitled

    • Indigo

    • Untitled

    • Untitled

    • White Square

    • Untitled (G-60-06)

    • The Big N

    • Untitled

    • Acracropolis

    • Thalocropolis

    • Untitled