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Elaine Galen Edit Profile


Elaine Galen, American Painter. Recipient Florsheim grant, 1991. F C.


Galen, Elaine was born on July 12, 1928 in Brooklyn.


Bachelor, University of Pennsylvania, 1951; Master of Arts, New York University, 1963.


Instructor, New York University, 1970-1973; instructor, Prairie State College, Illinois, 1974-1979; instructor, Lake Forest (Illinois) College, 1979-1980; associate professor, State University of New York, Purchase, since 1981. Instructor Manhattanville College, Purchase, 1981-1989, Columbia University, New York City, 1984-1989. Visiting artist Ben Gurion U., Israel, 1997-1998.


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  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Whitney Museum American Art, New York City, 1961, Brooklyn Museum International, 1963, 78, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, Peale House., 1972, State Museum Illinois, 1974, Art Institute Chicago, 1978, Jewish Museum, 1988, Soho 20, New York City, 1988, 90, 92, 94, Neuberger Museum, Purchase, New York, 1992-1994, Tampa Museum Art, 1994, Gallery 1756, Chicago, 1996, 99, United States Information Agency, Cyprus, 1997, Michener Museum, 2002, 05, Concordia (New York ) Gallery, 2002, 05, Monique Goldstrom Gallery, 2002-2003, Studio Gallery, New York, 2004-2006, New York Public Library., 2003-2004, others.

      Collections include United States Information Agency, Cyprus, Tampa Museum Art, Florida, Brooklyn Museum, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, New York Public Library., University Arts Library., Philadelphia, National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia, Neuberger Museum, New York City, James A. Michener Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, Mississippi Museum, Jackson, Pfizer College, Gallery 1756, Wellesley College Special Collections Library.

      , Free Library. of Phila.others.