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designer , painter

Phyllis Lola Segura, American Painter, designer. Avocation: photography. F C. New York State Council on Arts fellow, 1970, CAPS Grant fellow, 1971; Comprehensive Employment Training Act grantee, 1977. Member American Federation Teachers, Amateur Astronomers Association, Artists Equity, Shambhala Lodge (cultural affairs officer since 1986).

Background

Segura, Phyllis Lola was born on April 16, 1943 in New York City. Daughter of Irving and Libby Goldfarb.

Education

Student, New School, 1959; student, Boston University, 1960-1962; student, School Visual Arts, 1967, 87.

Career

Producer radio and Television commercials, Warren, Muller & Dolobowsky, New York City, 1963-1968; co-editor, founding editor, Radical Software, New York City, 1969-1972; art director, Nalanda Foundation, Boulder, 1975; co-director, Vajradhatu Banner Studio, Boulder, 1979-1981; designer, Texloom International, New York City, 1984-1985; senior designer, Wamsutta/Pacific, New York City, 1986-1989; principal designer, Designarium, New York City, since 1989; professor decorative fabrics, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, since 1989. Instructor Japanese archery-Kyudo, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Avocation: photography. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Curator Kerouac Exhibit, Boulder, Colorado, 1982. Exhibitions include New York Open Center, 1986, Carlton Arms Hotel, New York City, 1990.

Membership

Member American Federation Teachers, Amateur Astronomers Association, Artists Equity, Shambhala Lodge (cultural affairs officer since 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married T.L. Gershuny, 1964 (divorced 1970). Married V. Segura, 1973 (divorced 1978). 1 child, Una Morera.

father:
Irving Goldfarb

mother:
Libby Goldfarb

spouses:
T.L. Gershuny

V. Segura

child:
Una Morera Segura