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Peggy Flora Zalucha, American artist. Recipient Best of Show awards Watercolor Wisconsin, 1988, 94, Flora 94-Chicago Botanical Gardens, 1994. Ex-officio advisor Peoria Area Community Foundation, 1995. Member National Watercolor Society (Best of Show 1988), American Watercolor Society, Midwest Watercolor Society (Shapiro Memorial award 1995), Rocky Mountain Watercolor Society, National Society Painters in Casein and Acrylic.

Background

Zalucha, Peggy Flora was born on September 18, 1948 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John H. and Betty R. (T.) Flora.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illinois Wesleyan University, 1972; completion certified, Zhejiang Academy Fine Arts, Hangzhou, China, 1992.

Career

Artist, Zalucha Studio, Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, since 1973; workshop teacher, Zalucha Studio, Mount Horeb, since 1980. Chairman, Board Of Directors Hagerty Brothers Company, East Peoria, Illinois, Contract Distribution, Inc., Peoria. Art show judge in field, since 1986.

Advisor, selection chair Center Gallery/Non-Profit Co-op, Madison, Wisconsin, 1982-1983. Advisor Wisconsin Painters & Sculptors, Madison, since 1985, Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission, Madison, 1988-1990, Wisconsin Arts Board, Madison, 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman show Center Gallery, Madison, Wisconsin, 1982, Valperine Gallery, Madison, 1984, 85, 87, 88, 93, Horwich Gallery, Chicago, 1985, 87, Gingrass Gallery Fine Art, Milwaukee, 1987, Lakeview Museum Arts and Sciences, Peoria, Illinois, 1990, Neville Museum Brown County, Green Bay, Wisconsin, 1991, Wisconsin Academy Arts and Sciences, Madison, 1991. Exhibited in numerous group shows, including Salmagundi Art Club, New York City, 1982, National Arts Club, New York City, 1982, George W.V. Smith Art Museum, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1982, 84, 90, Pittsburgh Watercolor Society, 1983, 84, National Arts Club, New York City, 1983, 89, 92, 94, Birmingham (Alabama) Museum Art, 1984, 88, West Bend (Wisconsin) Gallery Art, 1986, University Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, 1989, Parkersburg (West Virginia) Art Center, 1990, Madison Art Center, 1990, Springfield (Missouri) Art Museum, 1987, 88, 91, Zhejiang Academy Fine Art, Hangzhou, China, 1992, Salmagundi Club, New York City, 1989, 90, 92, 93, Butler Institute American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, 1982, 93, Foothills Art Center, Golden, Colorado, 1985, 88, 89, 92, 94, Poway (California) Center for Performing Arts, 1987, 94, 95, Wustum Museum Art, Racine, Wisconsin, 1981, 83, 84-89, 92, 92, 94, 95, Neville Public Museum, Green Bay, 1986-1991, 94-96, National Academy of Design, New York City, 1994, 95.

Membership

Ex-officio advisor Peoria Area Community Foundation, 1995. Member National Watercolor Society (Best of Show 1988), American Watercolor Society, Midwest Watercolor Society (Shapiro Memorial award 1995), Rocky Mountain Watercolor Society, National Society Painters in Casein and Acrylic.

Connections

Married L. Anthony Zalucha, April 3, 1971.

father:
John H. Flora

mother:
Betty R. (T.) Flora

spouse:
L. Anthony Zalucha