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artist , designer

Janet Ellen Samuel, American artist, designer. Recipient First prize Muhlenberg College Center Arts, 1992; J. Henry Schiedt Memorial Traveling scholar Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1983. Member Nexus Foundation Today's Art (secretary since 1994), Fellowship Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts (board directors 1995).

Background

Samuel, Janet Ellen was born on January 7, 1953 in New York City. Daughter of Ray and Beverly (Burke) Samuel.

Education

Student, Franconia College, 1971-1973;certified, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1983;Master of Fine Arts, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1995.

Career

Partner, designer, Davies & Samuel, Philadelphia, since 1988;faculty member, Chester Springs (Pennsylvania) Studio, 1994-1995. Juror Conshocken (Pennsylvania) Arts League, 1995.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-woman exhibits include Zone One Gallery, Philadelphia, 1991-1992, Nexus Foundation Today's Art, Philadelphia, 1994. Group exhibits include Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1983, New York University, 1985, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, 1986, Cheltenham (Pennsylvania) Art Center, 1989, 95, Suzanne Gross Gallery, Philadelphia, 1989, Momenta Art Alts., Philadelphia, 1989, Community Education Center, Philadelphia, 1990, Zone One Gallery, 1991, Villanova University, 1991, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, 1991, John Post Lee Gallery, New York, 1992, Kirkbride Gallery, Philadelphia, 1992, Gallery Continental Bank, Philadelphia, 1992, Nexus Foundation Today's Art, 1993, 95, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, 1993, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1993, Hallwalls Contemporary ARts Center, Buffalo, 1993, Alternate Museum, New York, 1993-1994, Viridian Gallery, 1994, Maitland (Florida) Arts Center, 1995.

      Represented in private collections. Artwork appeared in film Renaissance, 1994.

Membership

Member Nexus Foundation Today's Art (secretary since 1994), Fellowship Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts (board directors 1995).

Connections

father:
Ray Samuel

mother:
Beverly (Burke) Samuel