Log In

Elya Abel Peker Edit Profile

artist

Elya Abel Peker, Russian artist. Member American Biographical Institute (deputy governor, order international ambassadors, Gold Record Achievement 1995, 20th Century Achievement award 1995, International Cultural Diploma Honor 1996), International Platform Association, Licensing Industry Merchandiser's Association.

Background

Peker, Elya Abel was born on June 15, 1937 in Moscow. Came to the United States 1972. Son of Aba Z. and Frieda I. (Warshavsky) Peker.

Education

Diploma of Artist for Theater Decoration, The Art Institute of Chicago, Moscow, 1956.

Career

Commercial artist, New York City, 1972-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Nakhamkin Fine Art Gallery, New York City, 1980-1985. Exhibited in group shows in Basel, Switzerland, Hong Kong, others. Represented in permanent collections of Kennedy-Onassis family, Emil Wolf, Frank L'Angella, Campbell family, Benjamin family, others.

      Contemporary flower and still-life poster series published 1991, reproductions published worldwide.

Membership

Member American Biographical Institute (deputy governor, order international ambassadors, Gold Record Achievement 1995, 20th Century Achievement award 1995, International Cultural Diploma Honor 1996), International Platform Association, Licensing Industry Merchandiser's Association.

Connections

Married Katrina Friedman, May 19, 1977. 1 child, Benjamin E.

father:
Aba Z. Peker

mother:
Frieda I. (Warshavsky) Peker

spouse:
Katrina Friedman

child:
Benjamin E. Peker