(1902 - 1982)
Elaine Myers Rader was active/lived in Kansas, Oklahoma. Elaine Rader is known for Painter, block printer, teacher.
Biography Elaine Rader
Elaine Myers Rader was born on November 8, 1901 in Ponca City, Oklahoma. Address in Wichita from 1905. Graduate of Lindenwood College in St. Charles, MO, attended the Art Institute of Chicago, studied in Europe with Lorado Taft in 1928. Also studied with Birger Sandzén, Edmund Kopietz, and Charles Seward. She died in October of 1982 in Wichita, Kansas.
Member: Wichita Art Guild; Wichita Art Assoc; Kansas City Art Guild.
Exhibitions: Society of Independent Artists, 1932; 23rd McPherson Exhibition, 1933; Five States Exhibition, 1934.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Kansas State Census 1905; U.S. Federal Census 1910, 1920; Falk, Peter, Ed. Who Was Who in American Art 1564-1975: 400 Years of Artists in America. Madison, CT: Sound View Press, c1999. 3v.
This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.