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artist

Helen Cynthia Del Valle, American artist. Recipient Portraiture award, 1961, 1968, International landscape painting award, Switzerland, 1975, 38 merits of honor, United States, Europe, award, Hollywood Music Company, 1984, Idaho oriental gardening watercolor award, 1984, oustanding water color award, 1987.

Background

Valle, Helen Cynthia Del was born on September 22, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Andrew Jack and Mary Texanna (Cohen) DelValle.

Education

Student, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1952. BJ, Northwestern University, 1960.

Career

Teacher art, mathematics, history, Florida, 1952—1954. Artist, designer Chicago, 1954—1959. Free-lance artist, since 1959.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Municipal Art League of Chicago, University State Museum, Mid American Art Association, American Society of Artists, one-man shows include Balzekas Museum, Chgo, 1973, Chicago Public Library, 1972-1973, 1975, Combined Insurance Company American, Chicago, 1970-1975, American Society Artists, Chicago, 1971, exhibited in group shows, 1977. Author: (poems public in 14 editions) New Voices in American Poetry.

Membership

Member of National Society Artists, Municipal Art League Chicago (honorable mention 1973), National League American Pen Women (Dingle award Chicago chapter 1971, traditional in oil award 1971, landscape in watercolor award 1973, 1st award in painting 1979, Third place award Chicago branch 1980, watercolor state art show award), American Society Artists (membership chairman since 1970, director, vice president), Poets & Patrons, International Poetry Society.

Connections

father:
Andrew Jack DelValle

mother:
Mary Texanna (Cohen) DelValle