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Harry Leon Zeitlin Edit Profile

artist , educator , rabbi

Harry Leon Zeitlin, American Artist, rabbi, educator. Ordained rabbi, 1996. Founder Young Israel of Santa Monica, 1981, Congregation Zechut Avotainu, Seattle, 1993, Congregation Beth Ha'Ari, Seattle, 1997.

Background

Zeitlin, Harry Leon was born on April 29, 1952 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Cecil and Sandra (Rothenberg) Zeitlin.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1974.

Career

Novelist, New York City, Denver, Bloomingt, 1974-1976. Journalist, photographer Newfoundland, Canada, 1976. Artist Los Angeles, Jerusalem, Seattle, since 1976.

Instructor Talmud and Jewish Thought, Congregation Beth Shalom, Seattle, since 1996. Instructor photography Evergreen School, Seattle, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man exhibitions include Colorado Photographic Art Center, Denver, 1979, American Cultural Center, Jerusalem, 1986, Bezalel Academy Art, Jerusalem, 1986, Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York City, 1988, 91, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, 1991, Silver Image Gallery, Seattle, 1991, 93, C.G. Jung Institute Chicago, 1994, Goldwasser & Wilkinson, San Francisco, 1996, Anigrafix, Jerusalem, 1996-1997. Group shows include Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, Ca., 1980, West Colorado Gallery, Pasadena, 1981, White Bird Gallery, Portland, 1993 and others.

Membership

Founder Young Israel of Santa Monica, 1981, Congregation Zechut Avotainu, Seattle, 1993, Congregation Beth Ha'Ari, Seattle, 1997.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: guitar, reading, cooking.

Connections

Married Beth Leslie Ackerman, August 20, 1984. Children: Naomi, Avital, Yael, Aaron.

father:
Cecil Zeitlin

mother:
Sandra (Rothenberg) Zeitlin

spouse:
Beth Leslie Ackerman

child:
Naomi Zeitlin

child:
Aaron Zeitlin

child:
Yael Zeitlin

child:
Avital Zeitlin