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artist

Samuel Joseph Erenberg, American artist. Grantee, National Endowment Arts, 1981, Durfee Foundation, Santa Monica, California, 2003; artist's fellow, California Arts Council, 1994, Ariot fellowship, COLA, Los Angeles, 2009-2010.

Background

Erenberg, Samuel Joseph was born on September 26, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Arthur and Adele Irene Erenberg.

Education

Bachelor, California State University, Northridge, 1974. Master of Fine Arts, University California, Santa Barbara, 1976.

Career

Instructor Oxnard Community College, California, 1977—1978. Visiting instructor Ohio State University, Columbus, 1979—1980. Visiting lecturer Commonwealth Post College, Long Island University, North Hempstead, New York, 1982, State University of New York, Purchase, 1984, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1992, Utah State University, Logan, 2000.

Visiting fellow Virginia Center Arts, Sweet Briar, 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections Museum Modern Art, New York City, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Kunst Museum, Bern, Switzerland, University California Berkeley Art Museum, Long Beach Museum Art, California, Museum Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Santa Barbara Museum Art, numerous others.

Membership

Member medical art committee University of California at Los Angeles Hospitals and Clnics, 1998. Board directors Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, 1979—1981, Waves, Music of Present Day, Santa Barbara, 1982—1985. Member of American Association Museums.

Connections

Married Elena Mary Siff, July 16, 1967. Children: Noah, Ravelle.

father:
Arthur Erenberg

mother:
Adele Irene Erenberg

spouse:
Elena Mary Siff

children:
Noah Erenberg

Ravelle Erenberg