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artist , painter , printmaker

Zolita Sverdlove, American Artist, painter, printmaker ( art: visiting)artist, painter, printmaker. Member Los Angeles Printmaking Society (board directors 1981-1983, chairman new mems. 1983), Graphic Arts Council Los Angeles County Museum, Women's Caucus for Arts, Philadelphia Print.

Background

Sverdlove, Zolita was born on February 21, 1936 in New York City. Daughter of Harry and Leah (Rothman) Sverdlove.

Education

Certified, Cooper Union College, New York City, 1956, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1977. Chairman fine arts committee University Texas, Dallas, 1972-1973, exhibits director, 1973-1974. Free-lance artist. Prints reproduced in Mondus Artium, 1976.

Exhibited in group shows: University Texas, 1973-1974, Dallas Museum Fine Arts (first prize), 1975, Purdue University (first prize), 1970, Marymount College (honorable mention), 1969, Toledo Museum, 1976. National Endowment Arts grantee, 1973-1974.

Career

Chairman fine arts committee University Texas, Dallas, 1972-1973, exhibits director, 1973-1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Prints reproduced in Mondus Artium, 1976. One-woman shows include University Texas, 1973-1974, Dallas Museum Fine Arts (1st prize), 1975, Purdue University (1st prize) 1970, Marymount College, 1969, Toledo Mus, 1976, Maturango Museum, Ridgecrest, California, 2001, University Judaism, 2001, Tirage Gallery, Pasadena, Calif, 2008, Jewish Community Center Long Beach, Color, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, California, 2007. Exhibited in group shows at Tirage Gallery, Pasadena, California, 2005.

Membership

Member Los Angeles Printmaking Society (board directors 1981-1983, chairman new mems. 1983), Graphic Arts Council Los Angeles County Museum, Women's Caucus for Arts, Philadelphia Print.

Connections

Married Donald Rapp, May 30, 1956. Children: Melissa Rapp, Erica Rapp.

father:
Harry Sverdlove

mother:
Leah (Rothman) Sverdlove

spouse:
Donald Rapp

children:
Melissa Rapp Sverdlove

Erica Rapp Sverdlove