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artist , marketing executive

Rosalyn Ackerman Engelman, American artist, marketing executive. Recipient citation Town of Westport, 1981. Member Alumni Association U. Rochester, Birchwood Country.

Background

Engelman, Rosalyn Ackerman was born on January 2, 1938 in Liberty, New York, United States. Daughter of Nathan and Lillie (Schultz) Ackerman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, City College of New York, 1958. Master of Sciences, University Rochester(New York), 1978.

Career

Teacher art, New York City, 1958, New Jersey, 1964-1966. Lecturer, fund raiser, docent Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1972-1974. Co-chairman arts Westport (Connecticut) Bicentennial Committee, 1975-1976.

Member Metropolitan Arts Resources Committee, Rochester, 1977-1978. Researcher Memorial Art Gallery, 1975-1978. President Westport-Weston Arts Council, 1980-1981.

Development officer Connecticut Public television, 1982-1983. Vice president marketing Praxis Media, 1984. Exhibits include regional New Jersey galleries, Gronsky Gallery, Kravetz Gallery, Rochester, New York, Temple Israel New York City 1997, T'Zart Galllery, New York City, 1994, Baruch College, New York City, 1998, Nigerian Embassy, 1998, Gatt Gallery, New York City, 1998.

Board of directors Long Wharf Theatre, 1980-1983, Performers Connecticut, 1980-1984, Museum Art Science and Industry, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1990. Chairman of the Board Westport-Weston Arts Council, 1982. Board directors National Corporation Theatre Fund, 1981-1988, treasurer, 1982, president, 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include regional New Jersey galleries, Gronsky Gallery, Kravetz Gallery, Rochester, Temple Israel, New York City, 1997, T-Zart Gallery, New York City, 1994, Baruch College, New York City, 1998, Nigerian Embassy, 1998, National Arts Club, New York City, 1999, Adelphi University Gallery, 1999, Masters Mystery Show, Florida International University, 2004, Norwalk Symphony, Connecticut, 2004. One woman shows: National Arts Club, 1999, 2009, Mishkin Gallery Baruch College, 2001, Nico Gallery Seattle, 2001, All Commemorative Show NAC New York, 2002, Earthplace Westport, 2003, Thomas Walsh Art Gallery Fairfield University, 2003, Barbara Gillman Gallery, Miami, Florida, 2004, Art Miami Florida, 2004, Caelum Gallery, New York City, 2004, 05, 06, Masters Mystery Show, Miami, 2004, 05, 06, Art Miami Gillman Gallery, 2005, Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, Bayside, New York, 2005, Phthalo Gallery, Bay Harbor, Florida, 2005, Etra Fine Arts, Gallery, Miami, 2005-2007, Art Basel-Etra Gallery, Miami, 2006, Biennale Citta di Firenze, 2007, 09, Lorenzo di Medici Gold Medal Goulart Biennale di Firenze, 2009, Delorenzo Gallery 440, New York City, 2008-2010, Findlay International, Palm Beach, Florida, 2009, Hebrew Union College Museum, New York City, 2008, 2010, Museum South Texas, Corpus Christi, 2008, Kaller Fine Arts, Maryland, 2007, National Arts Club Grand Gallery, New York, 2008, Gallery 440 No Ho, New York, 2008, Wally Findlay Gallery International, Palm Beach, Florida, 2009, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, Bienale di Firenze Italy, 2002, 2007, 2009, Broadway Gallery, New York City, 2010, Salon des Independants Grand Palais, Paris, 2010, Agora Gallery, Miami, 2010. Collection: Museum South Texas 2008, Salon des Refusés, 2010, Bienale di Firenze, Italy, 2011, The New School, New York, City College of New York, Queensboroguh Community College, REd Tie Media Corporation, International Wood LLC, Memorial Art Gallery Museum, Rochester, 2010.

      Permanent collections include Revelations, Women's Art, Art Museum South Texas, 2011. Commissions: Frontespieces of Substantive and Procedural Aspects of International Criminal Law, The Hague Netherlands, 2000.

Membership

Board directors Long Wharf Theatre, 1980-1983, Performers Connecticut, 1980-1984, Museum Art Science and Industry, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1990. Chair board directors Westport-Weston Arts Council, since 1982. Board directors National Corporation Theatre Fund, 1981-1988, treasurer, 1982, president, 1984.

Member Alumni Association University Rochester, National Arts Club.(Lorenzodi Medici Gold medal, 2009, Gold Achievement Gold medal Florence Bienale, 2009).

Connections

Married Irwin Engelman, November 24, 1956. Children: Madeleine Florence, Marianne Leslie.

father:
Nathan Ackerman

mother:
Lillie (Schultz) Ackerman

spouse:
Irwin Engelman

children:
Madeleine Florence Engelman

Marianne Leslie Engelman