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artist , art educator

Marilyn Zeldin Kahn, American artist, educator. Recipient numerous 1st Prizes, and other honorable mentions. President Sharon (Massachusetts) League of Women Voters, 1975-1976; chairperson Sharon (Massachusetts) Planning Board, 1980, 85, active, 1976-1986. Member National Museum Women in Arts, New England Watercolor Society (associate), Sharon Creative Arts Association (program co-chair 1993-1995, past president 1972, 73), Fuller Craft Mus.

Background

Kahn, Marilyn Zeldin was born on November 21, 1928 in New York City. Daughter of Jacob and Sarah Zeldin.

Education

Certified, Traphagen School, New York City, 1948. Certified, Art Students League, New York City, 1950. Student, Brooklyn Museum School, 1949.

Career

Art teacher studio classes, Sharon, Massachusetts, since 1960. Juror Mansfield Art Festival, 1985, Easton Art Festival, 1987, Stoughton Art Association Show, 1988, 94, Franklin Art Association, 2000.

Works

Membership

President Sharon (Massachusetts) League of Women Voters, 1975-1976. Chairperson Sharon (Massachusetts) Planning Board, 1980, 85, active, 1976-1986. Member National Museum Women in Arts, New England Watercolor Society (associate), Cambridge Art Association, Sharon Creative Arts Association (program co-chair 1993-1995, past president 1972, 73), Fuller Art Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: square dancing, ballroom dancing, weight training, gardening.

Connections

Married Ernest Joseph Kahn, June 4, 1950. Children: David Lawton, Richard Barry.

father:
Jacob Zeldin

mother:
Sarah Zeldin

spouse:
Ernest Joseph Kahn

children:
David Lawton Kahn

Richard Barry Kahn