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Marianne Berkovits Edit Profile

also known as Mari Biro

educator , painter , sculptor

Marianne Berkovits, American Educator, sculptor, painter. Member Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, National Association Women Artists, Organisation Indiana Artists, Art Initiatives, Artists Talk on Art.

Background

Berkovits, Marianne was born on July 19, 1948 in Ciuj, Romania. Daughter of Josef and Agnes (Csato) Marmarosch. came to the United States, 1965.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors, Pratt Institute, 1972. Postgraduate, City University of New York, 1989.

Career

Teacher English,, Yeshiva Ohel Moshe, Brooklyn, 1978-1979; teacher English,, Yeshiva R'tzahd, Brooklyn, 1979-1981; teacher English,, District 15 and 20 Board Education, Brooklyn, 1990-1992; teacher art, Yeshiva Shalshelet, Brooklyn, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Group exhibitions include Hansen Gallery, Soho, New York, 1975, Salmagundi Club, New York City, 1990, Sunset Arts exhibition, Brooklyn, 1992, 93, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, 1992, 93, 94. Works in permanent collections of Librarie Francaise, Rockefeller Center, New York City, collection of Morris Jaffe, collection of Philip Morse.

Membership

Member Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, National Association Women Artists, Organisation Indiana Artists, Art Initiatives, Artists Talk on Art.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, reading, dancing.

Connections

Married Alexander Schlesinger, 1972 (divorced 1979. 1 child, Julian; married Tibor Berkovits, September 23, 1982. Children: Michael, Diana.

father:
Josef Marmarosch

mother:
Agnes (Csato) Marmarosch

spouses:
Tibor Berkovits

Alexander Schlesinger

children:
Michael Berkovits

Diana Berkovits

Julian Berkovits