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Gloria Vida Helfgott Edit Profile

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Gloria Vida Helfgott, American artist. Member Guild of Book Workers.

Background

Helfgott, Gloria Vida was born on May 25, 1928 in New York City. Daughter of Charles and Anna (Cohen) Wolff.

Education

Graduate in fine arts, Cooper Union, 1948.

Career

Faculty member Center for Book Arts, New York City, 1989-1998, San Francisco Center for the Book, 1998-2007, Brookfield (Connecticut) Craft Center, 1988-2007, Art New England at Bennington (Vermont) College, 1992, Womens Studio Workshop, Rosendale, New York, 1992, Long Beach Art Museum, 1997-1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Solo and group exhibitions include P.S.I., Long Island, New York, 1979, Handin Hand Gallery, New York City, 1985, Graduate Center for the Arts, West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1988, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1988, Center for the Arts, Avado, Colorado, 1989, Hoffman Gallery, Portland, Oregon, 1990, Granary Books, New York City, 1990, Ted Cronin Gallery, New York City, 1990, Boca Raton (Florida) Museum, 1991, Sazama Gallery, Chicago, 1992, Harper-Collins Exhibition Space, New York City, 1993, 1998, 2000, Istvan Kiraly Museum, Hungary, 1994,1996, 1998, 2006, Memorial Art Museum, Ormond Beach, Florida, 1994, Brown University, 1995, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, 1995, Center for Book Arts, 1996, 2002, 2005, University of California at Los Angeles Art Library., 1997. Traveling exhibition United States State Department, 1996-1998, San Francisco Library.

      , 1999, 2001, 2006, University Judaism, Los Angeles, 2004. Represented in permanent collections Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, Miami Beach, Florida, National Museum Women in the Arts, Washington, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Brooklyn Museum, Stanford University, University of California at Los Angeles, Swarthmore College, Oberlin Coll, University of Alberta, LIU. Curator, So Called Books, 1999-2002, San Francisco, New York City, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles.

      Beyond the Page, 1995, New York City. Metafiction, 1992, Kent, Connecticut.

Membership

Member Guild of Book Workers.

Connections

Married Roy B. Helfgott. 1 child, Daniel Andrew.

father:
Charles Wolff

mother:
Anna (Cohen) Wolff

spouse:
Roy B. Helfgott

child:
Daniel Andrew Helfgott