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art educator

Jane Margaret Plaut, American Art educator. Permanent certified H.S. art teaching. Recipient commendation for outstanding contribution to education St. Francis College, 1991, 92, 94; Fashion Institute Technology fellow, 1997. Member International Center Photography, National Art Education Association, National Museum Womenin the Arts (charter) Metropolitan Museum Art, Brooklyn Museum.

Background

Plaut, Jane Margaret was born on March 31, 1948 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Charles and Jane Elizabeth (Moore) Rifenberg.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, New York City Community College, Brooklyn, 1968. Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1978. Master of Arts, New York University, 1986.

Career

Staff artist Pastarnack Association, New York City, 1968, 69. Teacher St. Joseph's College, Yokohama, Japan, 1970, St. Maur International School, Yokohama, 1970, Good Shepherd School, Brooklyn, 1978-1982, Our Lady Help of Christians, Brooklyn, 1978-1982, Bishop Kearney High School, Brooklyn, 1982—2008. Teacher Saturday humanities enrichment program St. John's University, 2000.

Achievements

  • Permanent certified H.S. art teaching.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include 80 Washington Square East, New York City, 1985, 39 5th Avenue, New York City, 1996. Works exhibited in group shows at The Paul VI Institute for Arts, Washington, 1982, 86, Querini Stampali, Venice, Italy, 1983, 84, Bishop Kearney High School, Brooklyn, 1988, 89, Selena Gallery-Long Island University, Brooklyn, 1988, St. John's University, Queens, New York, 1990, Cathedral Basilica St. James, Brooklyn, 2000, others. Author, illustrator (children's book): Pierre Le Car, 2001.

Membership

Member International Center Photography, National Art Education Association, National Museum Womenin the Arts (charter) Metropolitan Museum Art, Brooklyn Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, photography, reading.

Connections

Married Harold J. Plaut, December 14, 1968 (divorced 1981). 1 child, Harold Jonathan Junior.

father:
Charles Rifenberg

mother:
Jane Elizabeth (Moore) Rifenberg

spouse:
Harold J. Plaut

child:
Harold Jonathan Junior Plaut