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artist , educator

Babe Shapiro, American artist, educator. Ford Foundation grantee, 1966.

Background

Shapiro, Babe was born on May 4, 1937 in Newark, New Jersey, United States. Son of George and Sarah (Kay) Shapiro.

Education

Bachelor, New Jersey State Teachers College, 1952. Master of Arts, CUNY-Hunter College, 1958.

Career

Director Mount Royal Graduate School Art, Maryland. Institute College Art, Baltimore, since 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Stable Gallery, New York City, 1962-1969, Gertrude Kasle Gallery, Detroit, 1971, 73, 75, A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York City, 1971, 73, 75, 77, 80, Paula Allen Gallery, New York City, 1986, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, 1990, Irving Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida, 1993. Group shows include Newark Museum, 1958, 65, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1962, Philadelphia Museum Art, 1965, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1965, Cincinnati Museum Art, 1966, Flint (Michigan) Institute Art, 1969, Baltimore Museum Art, 1970, University Maryland Art Gallery, 1971, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Museum, 1972, Texas Technology University, 1974, Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, 1975, Carnegie Institute, 1975, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York City, 1994, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, 1995. Represented in permanent collections Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York, Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York City, Corcoran Gallery Art, Washington, Newark Edinburgh, Baltimore Museum Art, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, New York, numerous others.

Connections

father:
George Shapiro

mother:
Sarah (Kay) Shapiro