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Delores Jane Levy, American artist. Past president Lodi Art Center; Member National League American Pen Women, National Museum Women in Arts (charter), San Joaquin County History Museum.

Background

Levy, Delores Jane was born on November 15, 1928 in Superior, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Henry George and Emma (Guthmiller) Gross.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Wisconsin State University, 1949;postgraduate, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1950.

Career

Teacher, Abner Baker Elementary School, Fort Morgan, Colorado, 1949-1950;teller, Bank American, Los Angeles, 1950-1951;teacher, Lodi (California) High School, 1951-1954, 77-82;chairman creative arts department, Lodi (California) High School, 1978-1979;instructor art, San Joaquin Delta Evening College, Stockton, California, 1972-1978. Art reviewer Stockton Record, 1980-1982. Portrait artist state and county fairs, festivals, cruise ships Island Princess and Stardancer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections San Joaquin County Museum, Lodi Memorial Hospital. Continuous group exhibitions include Lodi (California) Art Center. Commissioned portraits include Commander Dorance Ochs, United States Navy.

      Numerous private collections.

Membership

Past president Lodi Art Center. Member National League American Pen Women, National Museum Women in Arts (charter), San Joaquin County History Museum.

Connections

Married Donald Jerome Levy, April 14, 1953. Children: Jane, Nancy, Kenneth, Laura.

father:
Henry George Gross

mother:
Emma (Guthmiller) Gross

spouse:
Donald Jerome Levy

children:
Jane Levy

Nancy Levy

Kenneth Levy

Laura Levy