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Jacques Van Aalten Edit Profile

educator , painter , sculptor

Jacques Van Aalten, Belgian painter, sculptor, educator. Recipient Suydam medal National Academy Design, 1930, Silver Pontificial medal Pope Pius XII, Vatican, Rome, 1956; Tiffany scholar, 1930. Member of Isaac Delgado Museum Art Association, National Society Mural Painters, Art Students League (life), Rockport Art Association (life).

Background

Aalten, Jacques Van was born on April 12, 1907 in Antwerp, Belgium. Arrived in United States, 1917. Son of Jacob and Marianna (DeWind) Van Aalten.

Education

Graduate, National Academy Design, 1930. Degree, Art Students League, 1934. Degree, Academy Grande Chaumiers, Paris, 1955.

Degree, Tulane University, 1971.

Career

Instructor art Nassau Conservatory Art, Long Island, New York, 1940. Van Aalten Studio School Detroit, 1944—1947.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at National Academy Design, New York City, 1930, Whitney Museum, 1940, Beaux Arts, New York City, 1940, Architectural League, 1940, Society Indiana Artists, 1940, Munic Artists, New York City, 1941, Detroit Institute Art Museum, 1946, Isaac Delgado Museum Art, New Orleans, 1958-1959, Rockport Art Association, Massachusetts, 1962-1989, Museum Norton Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida, 1963, Louisiana Artists Group, Louisiana Art Commission Gallery, Baton Rouge, Represented in permanent collections Portrait of Pope Pius XII, Vatican Museum Permanent Collection, Rome, Relig Ministry Building, Jerusalem, Truman Library, Independence, Missouri, Louisiana State Art Collections, Baton Rouge, Rockport Art Association, Massachusetts.

Membership

Member of Isaac Delgado Museum Art Association, National Society Mural Painters, Art Students League (life), Rockport Art Association (life).

Connections

Married Miriam Truebell Van Aalten, April 29, 1939.

father:
Jacob Aalten

mother:
Marianna (DeWind) Van Aalten

spouse:
Miriam Truebell Van Aalten