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educator , painter

David Bertolin Bodlak, American painter, educator. Certified c.c. instr, adult education teacher, California. Recipient awards for art. Instructor English as Second Language, Windham Adult Learning Center, Willimantic, 1992-1993; bilingual advisor Job Training Partnership Act Program, 1992-1993. Member Friends of Slater Memorial Museum, College Art Association.

Background

Bodlak, David Bertolin was born on March 2, 1936 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Bertolin and Emma Catherine (Trenda) Bodlak.

Education

Associate of Arts, City College San Francisco, 1957;Bachelor, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1960;Master of Fine Arts, Claremont Graduate School, 1966.

Career

Director admissions, assistant dean, California Institute Arts-Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, 1967-1969;assistant professor art, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 1969-1975;instructor art, Cuesta Community College, San Luis Obispo, 1975-1978;department chairman art, English International College Marbella, Spain, 1985-1991;part-time lecturer, Capital Cmty.-Technology College, Hartford, Connecticut, 1992-1993;part-time lecturer, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, since 1993;part-time lecturer, Manchester (Connecticut) Cmty.-Technology College, since 1993. Teacher, lecturer Cuesta College Study Abroad Program, Andalucia, Spain, 1979-1991, Imprim Art Center of Uppsala, Sweden, 1979-1991.

Achievements

  • Certified c.c. instr, adult education teacher, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in one man shows in Spain, 1979-1991. Group shows include major exhibitions of painting and drawing, oils and mixed media in the United States, since 1966, Madrid and Toledo, Spain, also Granada. Represented in public and private collections in the United States and Europe, including Museo Taurino, Ronda, Spain.

Membership

Instructor English as Second Language, Windham Adult Learning Center, Willimantic, 1992-1993. Bilingual advisor Job Training Partnership Act Program, 1992-1993. Member Friends of Slater Memorial Museum, College Art Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: study and practice of Flamenco, lecture/demonstrations onFlamenco guitar, translations of Garcia-Lorca.

Connections

Married Betty Lauranne Wuollet, October 12, 1958 (divorced 1971). Children: Randal Owen, Cassandra Elizabeth. Married Sara Jane Sawyer, September 6, 1972.

Children: Heather Ruth Waters Bodlak, Mara Lea Sanford Bodlak Brown.

father:
Bertolin Bodlak

mother:
Emma Catherine (Trenda) Bodlak

spouses:
Betty Lauranne Wuollet

Sara Jane Sawyer

children:
Randal Owen Bodlak

Cassandra Elizabeth Bodlak

Heather Ruth Waters Bodlak

Mara Lea Sanford Bodlak Brown Bodlak