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Librarian , art historian

Krystyna Wasserman, Polish librarian, art historian. ASTEF fellow Government of France, 1967.

Background

Wasserman, Krystyna was born on August 10, 1937 in Lodz, Poland. Came to the United States, 1971. Daughter of Henryk and Polina (Volk) Ostrowski.

Education

Master in Journalism, University Warsaw, Poland, 1963. Master of Library Science, Pratt Institute, 1972. Master of Arts, University Maryland, 1981.

Career

Reporter, Ekran-The Screen Magazine, Warsaw, Poland, 1960-1962;secretary education committee, Institute Science, Technology and Economics Information, Warsawsecretary education committee, Poland and International Federation for Documentation, The Hague, The Netherlands, 1962-1971;independent editor reference books, College Park, Maryland., 1972-1982;library, National Museum Women in Arts, Washington, since 1982. Curator numerous art exhibitions.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor: A Guide to the World Training Facilities in Documentation and Information Work, 1965, 2nd edition, 1969. Author: The Book as Art, Princeton Architectural Press, 2007.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, walking, travel, collecting socks, collecting masks.

Connections

Married Paul Wasserman, April 14, 1973.

father:
Henryk Ostrowski

mother:
Polina (Volk) Ostrowski

spouse:
Paul Wasserman