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Amanda Roth Block, American artist. Recipient award Ben and Beatrice Goldstein Foundation, New York City, 1971. Member Society of America Graphic Artists.

Background

Block, Amanda Roth was born on February 20, 1912 in Louisville. Daughter of Albert Solomon and Helen (Bernheim) Roth.

Education

Student, Smith College, 1930-1931; student, University Cincinnati, 1933; student, Art Academy Cincinnati, 1933-1940; Bachelor of Fine Arts, Indiana U. Purdue University, Indianapolis, 1960.

Career

Instructor Herron School Art, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, 1969-1973. Instructor lithography Indianapolis Art Center, 1974. Advisory board Indianapolis Art League Foundation, 1979-1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows, 1444 Gallery, Indianapolis, 1962, Sheldon Swope Art Gallery, Terre Haute, Indiana, 1963, 73, Park Avenue Gallery, Indianapolis, 1964, Harriet Crane Gallery, Cincinnati, 1965, Talbot Gallery, Indianapolis, 1967, Merida Gallery, Louisville, 1967, Herron Museum Art, Indianapolis, 1969, Editions Limited Gallery, Indianapolis, 1972, 79, Franklin (Indiana) College, 1973, Tucson Museum School, 1977, Indianapolis Art League, 1992. Two-woman shows, Jason Gallery, New York City, 1964, Orange County College, Middletown, New York, 1964, Washington Gallery, Frankfort, Indiana, 1975, Editions Limited Gallery, Indianapolis, 1983. Exhibited in group shows, Chicago Art Institute, 1941, Butler Institute American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, Burr Gallery, New York City, Hanover College, Wabash, Indiana, De Pauw University, Society of America Graphic Artists American Automobile Association Gallery, Purdue University, Istan Gallery, Tokyo, Philadelphia Print Club, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1969, Imprint Gallery, San Francisco, 1972, Van Straaten Gallery, Chicago, 1973, McNay Institute, San Antonio, 1972, Pratt Graphics, New York City, 1976, Indiana State Museum, 1976, Indianapolis Museum Art, 1977, Tucson Museum Art, 1978, international traveling exhibition, Society of America Graphic Artists, 1974-1975, traveling exhibition, 1977, 78.

      Represented in permanent collections, Continental Illinois Bank, Chicago, De Pauw University, Indiana State College, Terre Haute, Indiana, Medical Society, Indianapolis, Sheldon Swope Art Gallery, Stevens College, Boston Public Library, United States Information Agency, Lafayette (Indiana) Art Center, Lippman Associates, architects, Indianapolis, J.B. Speed Museum, Louisville, International Business Machines Corporation Building, Indianapolis, Phila Museum Art, Brooklyn Museum, Cincinnati Art Museum, New York Public Library, Columbua University Gallery, New York City, Biodynamics Incorporated, Indianapolis, Fidelity Bank, Carmel, Indiana, Tuscon Museum Art, Indpsl. Museum Art, Indianapolis Art Center Retrospective Print and Drawing Exhib., 1992.

Membership

Member Society of America Graphic Artists.

Connections

Married Gordon J. Wolfe, June 16, 1931 (divorced 1947). 1 child, Joseph G. Wolf. Married Maurice Block, Junior, July 15, 1949.

father:
Albert Solomon Roth

mother:
Helen (Bernheim) Roth

spouse:
Gordon J. Wolfe

spouse:
Maurice Block

child:
Joseph G. Wolf Block