(1924 - 1991)
Elias Friedensohn was active/lived in New Jersey, New York. Elias Friedensohn is known for abstract figure and cultural issue themed painting, sculptor.
Biography Elias Friedensohn
Elias Friedensohn, a native New Yorker, was a long-time resident of Leonia, New Jersey. For almost twenty years he worked in a studio attached to his house in Leonia.
Friedensohn graduated from New York's High School of Music and Art in 1942 and attended Tyler School of the Arts at Temple University, Philadelphia, from 1942 to 1943. After serving with the army in Europe during World War II, he received his bachelor of arts degree from Queens College in 1948. Friedensohn did graduate work at the Institute of Fine Arts in New York and began exhibiting his work in 1951.
The artist joined the Queens College Art Department in 1959, where he taught with Robert Birmelin and Lois Dodd; both of those artists are also connected with the
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