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Marlene Baron Summers, American artist. New Jersey State Council Arts fellow, 1991-1992, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts fellow, 1994; recipient Pennsylvania Academy Arts Museum Purchase award, 1991, Woodmere Art Museum Endowment Fund Memorial award, 1991, Mary Butler award, Philadelphia, 1991. Member Fellow Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts (co-chair exhibition committee 1993-1994).

Background

Summers, Marlene Baron was born on August 27, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of JAcob Joseph and Elizabeth (Jacobs) Baron.

Education

Student, Philadelphia College Art, 1955-1959;student, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1970-1974;student, Fleisher Art Memorial, 1975-1980.

Career

Freelance visual artist, painter, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, since 1975;instructor visual art, Perkins Center for Arts, Moorestown, New Jersey, 1981-1985;master class instructor, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, since 1993. Instructor Public College, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, American Museum, Pennsylvania Academy FineArts, Philadelphia, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, Rosemont (Pennsylvania) College, Vets.Home, Paramus, New Jersey. East coast vice president National Organisation Artist Equity, Inc., Washington, 1982-1985, advisory, 1983-1985.

Steering committee Volunteer Lawyers for Arts New Jersey, Trenton, 1983-1989. Adjunct instructor fine arts Glassboro (New Jersey) State College, 1987-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman show at Rosemont College, 1994.

Membership

Member Fellow Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts (co-chair exhibition committee 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history of arts & civilization, gardening, travel, music.

Connections

Married Jerry Summers, March 6, 1960. Children: Stuart Roger, David Adam.

father:
JAcob Joseph Baron

mother:
Elizabeth (Jacobs) Baron

spouse:
Jerry Summers

children:
Stuart Roger Summers

David Adam Summers