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artist , educator

Dawn Freeble Schabner, American artist, educator. Member National League American Pen Women Inc. (past president Suffolk County chapter), Metropolitan Museum Art, East End Arts Council, Parrish Art Museum, Museum Modern Art, Women sharing Art Inc.

Background

Schabner, Dawn Freeble was born on January 30, 1933 in Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Benjamin Frederick and Mary Emma (McElheny) Freeble.

Education

Student, Philadelphia Museum School Art, 1952. Bachelor in Fine Arts with honors magna cum laude, Hofstra University, 1971. Student, Cleveland Institute Art., 1953.

Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1976.

Career

Designer American Greetings, Cleveland, 1953. Art educator Islip Public Schools, New York, 1967—1995. Professor art education Dowling College, Oakdale, 1991—2006.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf, bicycling, weight training, reading, attending concerts & ballet. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include East Islip (New York ) Public Library., 1977, 1988, Unitarian Bay Gallery, Bellport, New York, 1997, L-Art Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine, 1999, exhibited in group shows at Hofstra University, 1970, Patchogue-Medford Public Library., 1983, East End Arts & Humanities Council, Riverhead, New York, 1984, Islip Art Museum Juried Exhibit, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2006, Suffolk County Legislation Building, Hauppage, New York, 1988, Bennington College, 1989, 2006, Goat Alley Gallery, Sag Harbor, New York, 1989, Canio's Books, Sag Harbor, 1990, South County Library.

      , Bellport, New York, 1991, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, 1999, Stage Gallery, Merrick, New York, 2001. Featured artist East End Arts and Humanities Council, Riverhead, 1986, Clayton Liberatore Art Gallery, Bridgehampton, New York, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2001, 2002, The Observatory Dublin Ireland, Spinnato Art Gallery, East Setauket, New York, 2005, Phoenix Fine Arts Gallery, Bellport, New York, 2005, 2006.

Membership

Member National League American Pen Women Inc. (past president Suffolk County chapter), Metropolitan Museum Art, East End Arts Council, Parrish Art Museum, Museum Modern Art, Women sharing Art Inc.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, weight training, reading, attending concerts and ballet, travel.

Connections

Married Donald Russell Schabner, January 5, 1954. Children: Donald Russell Junior, Dean Aaron.

father:
Benjamin Frederick Freeble

mother:
Mary Emma (McElheny) Freeble

spouse:
Donald Russell Schabner

children:
Dean Aaron Schabner

Donald Russell Junior Schabner