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Barbara Zagoria, American artist. Scholar, Pratt Institute, 1943. Member of California Art Association.

Background

Zagoria, Barbara was born on February 17, 1933 in New York City. Daughter of Jack Sosland and Dorothy Kalodish.

Education

Student, School Art and Design, New York City, 1947—1950. Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1949. Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1979—1980.

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ringling School Art, Sarasota, Florida, 1953. Postgraduate, Special Security Team Travel School, Tempe, Arizona, 1985.

Career

Fashion illustrator Kramer, Tobias & Meyer Agency, New York City, 1952—1954. Fabric designer Paragon Mills, 1954—1955. Commercial artist Massapequa (New York ) Post, 1965—1966.

Freelance illustrator and teacher Seaford, 1967—1970. Portrait fine artist Guadalajara, Mexico, 1972—1982. Public relations art exhibits American Tourist Offices, Guatamala, Mexico, 1976.

Travel consultant art tours Ames/Plaza Travel, 1986—2001. Founder, past president Childrens Creative Arts Workshops, Long Island, 1965—1969. Director Long Island Library.

Fine Art Shows, 1967—1970. Judge art seminars, California, 1990—2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Bellas Artes-Casa de la Cultura, Acapulco Princess, Mexico, 1975-1979, LaCupola, Guatamala, 1977, Plaza Gallery, Arizona, 1985, LaJolla, California, 1991, Palomar College, California, 1990.

Membership

Member of California Art Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Archaeology, parapsychology, drama, jazz.

Connections

Married Sam Zagoria, January 20, 1952 (deceased September 1995). Children: Alan, Scott.

father:
Jack Sosland

mother:
Dorothy Kalodish

spouse:
Sam Zagoria

children:
Alan Zagoria

Scott Zagoria