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artist , educator

Barbara Rothschild, American artist, educator. Registered art teacher, New York. Recipient Artists Guild Norton Museum award, 1990, Merit award, 1993, 2nd Place award Professional Artists Guild, 1993-1994, 96, Boca Museum Artists Guild award, 1997-1999. Member Gold Coast Watercolor Society (signature), Boca Raton Museum Artists Guild (president 1991-1993), Florida Watercolor Society.


Rothschild, Barbara was born on November 16, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Nathan and Esther Mary (Fort) Rothschild.


Associate of Arts, American Academy Art, Chicago, 1949; Bachelor, College New Rochelle, 1974; Master of Arts in Art Education, College New Rochelle, 1978.


Instructor, Center for Continuing Education, Mamaroneck, New York, 1974-1981; instructor, Boca Museum Art, Boca Raton, Florida, since 1995. Artist-in-residence New Rochelle, New York, 1974-1985. Adjunct Professor Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1981-1987.

Lecturer Pelham (New York) Art Center, Coral Springs (Florida) Art Guild, 1993, Women in Visual Arts, Boca Raton, 1994-1996, Coconut Center Art Guild, Florida, 1996. Judge various organizations.


  • Registered art teacher, New York.


  • Other Work

    • Solo shows include Pelham Art Center, 1978, Museum Gallery, White Plains, New York, 1979, MAG Gallery, Mamaroneck, New York, 1983, Lumen Winter Gallery, New Rochelle, 1987,Dover Gallery, Boca Raton, 1991, 93, Conservart Gallery, Boca Raton, 1993. Group exhibitions include Gold Coast Watercolor Society, Fort Lauderdale, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, Connecticut, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York, National Arts Club, New York, Florida Watercolor Society, Broward Art Guild, Tallahassee Watercolor Society Annual, Museum Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, Cornell Museum, Delray Beach, Florida, Boca Museum Artists Guild, Boca Raton, Le Moyne College Art Foundation, Tallahassee, Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton. Numerous private public collections.


Member Gold Coast Watercolor Society (signature), Professional Artists Guild (president 1991-1993), Florida Watercolor Society, Artists Guild Norton Gallery, Shacknow Museum.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: singing, tennis, drama, reading.


Married Leon S. Katz, August 25, 1951 (divorced 1979). 1 child, Joseph Richard Katz. Married Harry Arnold Simon, June23, 1985.

Nathan Rothschild

Esther Mary (Fort) Rothschild

Harry Arnold Simon

Leon S. Katz

Joseph Richard Katz Rothschild