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artist , art educator

Ann Levy Chernow, American artist, educator. Active Westport Arts Advisory Committee, Westport Schools Permanent Art Collection Committee; Member of New York Etchers Society, Print Club Albany, Print Club Philadelphia, Los Angeles Print Society, Boston Printmakers, California Society Printmakers, National Academy Art, National Academy Art (elected Academician Graphics), Society of America Graphic Artists (past council).

Background

Chernow, Ann Levy was born on February 1, 1936 in New York City. Daughter of Edward P. and Mollie (Citrin) Levy.

Education

Master of Arts, New York University, 1969.

Career

Instructor Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1966-1971. Professor, head art department Norwalk (Connecticut) Community Technology College, 1974-1996. Guest lecturer, instructor studio and art history Silvermine School Arts Silvermine College, 1968—2006.

Visiting artist, lecturer Housatonic Community College, Connecticut, 1975—1980. Guest lecturer American College in Paris, 1985, Salem State College, 1993, 94, Yale University, 1995, Westport History Society, 1994, Fairfield University, 1993, 2006. Visiting artist Civil Air Patrol program Wesleyan University, 1979.

Coordinator Bicentennial Exhibition Norwalk Community College, 1976, Yale University Art Gallery, 1996. Master drawing class The National Academy, New York City, since 2000, New York City, 2001. Visiting artist and lecturer Bryn Mawr University, 2003, Indiana University, 2003.

Visiting artist Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 2004, University Indiana, 2002, Lyme Academy College, 2008—2009, Yale University Art and Learning Program, 2009.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Queens College, New York City, 2000, Erlich Gallery, Marblehead, Massachusetts, 2002, Uptown Gallery, New York City, 2002, 2004, 2009, Raclin Gallery Indiana University, 2003, Print Center, Philadelphia, 2003, Silvermine Guild, Connecticut, 2005, Uptown Gallery, New York City, 2006, Amity Art Foundation, Connecticut, 2006, Dorothy Rogers Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2007, P.M.W. Gallery, Stamford, Connecticut, 2007, Rockwell Gallery, Westport, 2008, Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, New York, 2008, Lessedra Gallery, Sophia, Bulgaria, 2008, Housuatonic Museum Art, 2009, Gallery-Chelsea, 2010, numerous others, exhibited in group shows at Millennium Portfolio of Time and Place, 1999—2001, Americas, 2000, Brooklyn Museum, 2001, National Academy, 2001, New York Society Etchers, 2002, Nat Arts Club, New York City, 2002, Museum City of New York, 2002, Salle des Fetes, Paris, 2003, Trois Rivieres, Canada, 2003, Lessedra Gallery, Sophia, Bulgaria, 2004, Black Church Gallery, Dublin, 2004, Westport Arts Center, Connecticut, 2004, Housatonic Museum Art, 2005, National Academy of Design, New York City, 2005, numerous others, National Arts Club, New York City, 2005, Uptown Gallery, 2006, 2007, 2008, National Art Club, 2007, Gallery of Contemporary Art at Sacred Heart University, 2008, Blue Sky Press, 2007-2009, Dorothy Rogers Fine Arts, Santa Fe, 2009, Fairfield Arts Council, 2009, Center Contemporary Printmakers, Represented in permanent collections Society of Etchers, New York City, Metropolitan Museum Art, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, National Museum Women in Arts, Washington, William Benton Museum Art, Storrs, Connecticut, Museum of City of New York, United Nations, Westport, Achenbach Foundation, San Francisco, New Britain Museum American Art, Connecticut, Neuberger Museum, Purchase, New York, Housatonic Museum Art Yale University, Mattatauk Museum, Lehigh University Art Collection, Pennsylvania, Utah Museum Fine Arts, University Arizona Art Collection, Lyman Allyn Museum, Connecticut, Bruce Museum, Butler Institute American Art, Ohio, Rutgers University, Hofstra University, Elvejhem Museum, Wisconsin, Lib of Congress, Washington, New York Public Library., Duxbury Museum Massachusetts, United Service Organizations of Metropolitan New York, Amity Art Foundation, Connecticut, Reading (Pennsylvania) Public Museum, Portland (Oregon) Art Museum, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, Yale University Art Gallery, Utah Museum Fine Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, Worcester Museum Art, Massachusetts, Oakland Museum, California, United Service Organizations Greater Metropolitan New York, Reading Public Museum, Pennsylvania, Transit Museum, New York City, Brooklyn Museum, Library. Congress, National University Coalition Taiwan, San Diego Museum Art, National Academy New York City, San Diego (California) Museum, Connecticut Artist Collection Commission on the Arts, Boston Public library Art Collection, Sacred Heart University, Connecticut, Fairfield University, Toledo Museum Art, Center Contemporary Graphics, Norwalk, Connecticut, Gallery 220 New York, Norwalk Museum.

      , author poetry, short stories. Contributor articles to professional journals. Artistic director: (documentaries) A Gathering of Glory, 2005.

      Years in the Making, 2007-2009. Producer:, 2009. Exhibitions include Uptown Gallery.

Membership

Active Westport Arts Advisory Committee, Westport Schools Permanent Art Collection Committee. Member of New York Etchers Society, Print Club Albany, Print Club Philadelphia, Los Angeles Print Society, Boston Printmakers, California Society Printmakers, National Academy Art, National Academy Art (elected Academician Graphics), Society of America Graphic Artists (past council).

Connections

Married Philip Chenok, August 11, 1957 (divorced January 1969). Children: David Charles Chenok, Daniel Joshua Chenok. Married Burt Chernow, December 11, 1970.

father:
Edward P. Levy

mother:
Mollie (Citrin) Levy

spouses:
Philip Chenok

Burt Chernow

children:
David Charles Chenok Chernow

Daniel Joshua Chenok Chernow