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artist , educator

Linda Joan Kessler, American artist, educator. Recipient Best in Show award Micro/Macro Exhibition, Helio Gallery, New York City, 1989. Member of National Association Woman Artists (Ada Cecere Memorial award 1994, Hazel Witte Memorial award 1995), New York Artists Equity, American Society Media Photographers.

Background

Kessler, Linda Joan was born on August 20, 1954 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Irving and Irene Kessler.

Education

Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1975. Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1988. Master of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, New York City, 1997.

Career

Owner, photographer Focus Pocus Children's Photography, Brooklyn Heights, since 1997. Art teacher Brooklyn College Academy, since 2000. Artist in residence Niangua Art Colony, Stoutland, Missouri, 1986.

Presenter in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Lever House, 1965, Union League Club, New York City, 1988, Salmagundi Club, 1989, 90, Belanthi Gallery, Brooklyn, 1989, 90, 91, Helio Gallery, New York City, 1989.

Membership

Member of National Association Woman Artists (Ada Cecere Memorial award 1994, Hazel Witte Memorial award 1995), New York Artists Equity, American Society Media Photographers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, yoga, bicycle riding, dance, camping.

Connections

father:
Irving Kessler

mother:
Irene Kessler