(1920 - 2009)
Chaim Koppelman was active/lived in New York. Chaim Koppelman is known for aesthetic realist painting, printmaking, teaching.
Biography Chaim Koppelman
Chaim Koppelman (1920-2009)
A noted American artist and educator, he was admired for the originality, power, and humanity of his work.
Chaim Koppelman was born in Brooklyn in 1920. He studied art in WPA classes, and studied lithography and painting with Eugene Morley and Carl Holty at the American Artists School, sculpture with Jose de Creeft, and etching with Will Barnet and Martin Lewis at the Art Students League.
In 1943 he married painter Dorothy Myers shortly before going overseas with the Army. He was proud to have been part of the Normandy invasion, and was awarded the Bronze Star.
Returning to New York, he enrolled, under the GI Bill, at the Amédée Ozenfant School and became Ozenfant's assis
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