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Connie Zehr Edit Profile

sculptor , art educator

Connie Zehr, American sculptor, art educator. Grantee Individual Artist Grant, National Endowment Arts, 1975, Landmark Project, Art Collaboration, 1984, Individual Artist Grant, 1986, Mentor Grant, Lorser Feitelson & Helen Lundeberg-Feitelson Arts Foundation, 1987.

Background

Zehr, Connie was born in 1938 in Ohio, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ohio State University.

Career

Artist Occidental College, 1977. Visiting artist California State University Fullerton, 1978—1980, Claremont Graduate School, 1981, University of California at Los Angeles, 1981, University California Irvine, 1981—1982. Professor Claremont Graduate School, since 1982, chairperson department art.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Newspace, Los Angeles, California, 2002, Harris Art Gallery, University LaVerne, California, 1998, Weingart Gallery, Occidental College, 1991, Santa Monica (California) College Art Gallery Santa Monica (California) College, 1989, West Gallery, Claremont College Graduate School, 1988, Taipei (Taiwan) Fine Arts Museum, 1987, California State University, Fullterton, California, Barnsdall Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California.

Membership

Mural Project Claremont Community Foundation, 1999. Transit Center Art Committee City Claremont, 1992. Visual Art Committee Claremont Community Foundation, since 1991.

Art Selection Panel for Grand Hope Park Community Redevelopment Agency, Los Angeles, 1986. Process Oriented Design Santa Ana California, 1987.