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artist , Secondary art educator

Hilda Green Demsky, American Artist, secondary art educator. Fulbright fellow, 1992; Arts fellow Council for Basic Education, Italy, 1992; Christa McAuliffe fellow unites states department Education, 1988; New York State Alliancefor Arts Education grantee, 1986, 88; recipient painting fellowships.

Background

Demsky, Hilda Green was born on July 2, 1936 in Kingston, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Morris and Sarah (Gelb) Green.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, 1958. Master of Arts, Hunter College, 1963.

Career

Art teacher New York City Board Education, 1959-1972. Professor, clinical field supervisor Manhattanville College, Purchase, New York, 2001—2007. Art teacher White Plains (New York ) City School District, 1972—1993.

Assistant professor Pratt Institute Design School Art and Design, Brooklyn, since 1995. Andy Warhol preserve artist residency, Montauk, New York, 2007. Presenter in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to arts and activities magazine

    • muralist, 1989.

Membership

Member White Plains Outdoor Art Festival Committee, 1985-1991. Member National Art Education Association, New York State Alliance for Art Education, New York State Art Teachers Association (chair section 7 1992-1993, president Southeast section 1992-1993, Raymond C. Henry award 1990), Fulbright Association (founder National Arts Task Force), University Council Art Education (board directors 1997-1998), Mamaroneck Artists Guild (secretary 1980-1983, board member since 2007), International Association of Astronomical Artists, Pen and Brush Gallery (board mem.2005-2008), Pleiades Gallery (board member 2006-2007).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, tennis. E-mail: demskyart@aol.com.

Connections

Married Sy Demsky, September 6, 1960. Children: Bradford, Jordana.

father:
Morris Green

mother:
Sarah (Gelb) Green

spouse:
Sy Demsky

children:
Bradford Demsky

Jordana Demsky