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educator , photographer

Richard Martin Margolis, American photographer, educator. Creative Artists Public Service Foundation grantee New York State Council on Arts, 1977-1978; New York State Council on Arts grantee to photograph New York bridges, 1985, 90; State University of New York Research Foundation incentive grantee, 1983; Lift grantee, 1989; recipient Individual Artist award Rochester New York Arts and Cultural Alliance, 1994.

Background

Margolis, Richard Martin was born on June 10, 1943 in Lorain, Ohio, United States. Son of Harold and Claudine (Martin) Margolis.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kent State University, 1969. Master of Fine Arts, Rochester Institute Tech, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor, State University of New York-Brockport, 1981-1988. Presenter Bridge Project, Stories about Bridges, Society for Industrial Archeology National Conference, 1995. Delivered 1995 Barbara L. Bush Memorial Lecturer, Longwood College, Farmville, Virginia.

Works

Membership

Chairman Neighborhood of Arts. Member Society for Photographic Education (chairman 1982-1983), Photographic Heritage Association (founder, steering committee), Society for Industrial Archaeology.

Connections

Married Sherry Lynn Phillips.

father:
Harold Margolis

mother:
Claudine (Martin) Margolis

spouse:
Sherry Lynn Phillips.