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Sylvia Fein, American Author, painter ( art: literature)author, painter. Member building committee Pleasant Hill City Hall and Downtown Redevelopment, conflict resolution panel Contra Costa County.

Background

Fein, Sylvia was born on November 20, 1919 in Milwaukee. Daughter of Alfred E. and Elizabeth (Routt) Fein.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1942. Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1951.

Career

One-woman exhbns. include: University of Wisconsin Memorial Union Gallery, 1942, Milwaukee The Art Institute of Chicago, 1942, Perls Galleries, New York City, 1946, Feingarten Galleries, San Francisco, 1957, 59, Carmel, California, 1959, New York City, 1961, Sagittarius Gallery, New York City, 1958, St. Mary's College, Moraga, California, 1960, Kunstkabinett, Frankfurt, West Germany, 1960, Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, California,1962, Ruthermore Galleries, Oakland, 1962, Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, 1963, Nicole of Berkeley (California), 1965, Bresler Galleries, Milwaukee, 1966, Oshkosh (Wisconsin) Public Museum, 1967. Numerous group exhbns., 1941^, latest being 5th Winter invitational California Palace Legion of Honor, 1964, Art of Landscape, San Francisco The Art Institute of Chicago travelling exhibit, 1964-1965, Three Painters, St. Mary's College, 1964, Magic and Fantastic Art, Walnut Creek (California) Library, 1968. Author: Heidi's Horse,1976, First Drawings: Genesis of Visual Thinking, 1993.

Owner, public Exelrod Press, 1975^. Chairman Architectural Review Comm., Pleasant Hill, California, 1975.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include University Wisconsin Memorial Union Gallery, 1942, Milwaukee Art Institute, 1942, Perls Galleries, New York City, 1946, Feingarten Galleries, San Francisco, 1957, 1959, Carmel, California, 1959, New York City, 1961, Sagittarius Gallery, New York City, 1958, St. Mary's College, Moraga, California, 1960, Kunstkabinett, Frankfurt, Germany, 1960, Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, California, 1962, Ruthermore Galleries, Oakland, 1962, Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, 1963, Nicole of Berkeley, California, 1965, Bresler Galleries, Milwaukee, 1966, Oshkosh (Wisconsin) Public Museum, 1967, exhibited in group shows at 5th Winter Invitational California Palace Legion of Honor, 1964, Art of Landscape, San Francisco Art Institute, 1964-1965, Three Painters, St. Mary's College, 1964, Magic and Fantastic Art, Walnut Creek (California) Library., 1968. Author: Heidi's Horse, 1976, First Drawings: Genesis of Visual Thinking, 1993.

Membership

Member building committee Pleasant Hill City Hall and Downtown Redevelopment. With conflict resolution panel Contra Costa County.

Connections

Married William K. Scheuber, May 30, 1942. 1 child Heidi.

father:
Alfred E. Fein

mother:
Elizabeth (Routt) Fein

spouse:
William K. Scheuber

child:
Heidi Fein