Born in Loveland, CO on Nov. 27, 1908. Eugenia Zink studied in Los Angeles under Roger Burnham and Merrel Gage at Chouinard and Otis Art Institutes. About 1932 she wed Richard Everett. She taught at Ventura College and was active in California through 1971 with residences in Ojai and Hawthorne. Her last years were spent in Sedona, AZ where she died on Sept. 1, 2004. Exh: Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1931; LA County Fair, 1931 (3rd prize), 1932, 1939 (prize); Ebell Club (LA), 1933 (2nd prize), 1936; Calif. Art Club, 1932-46 (1st prize); Allied Arts Festival (LA), 1937 (grand prize); LACMA, 1938, 1980; GGIE, 1939; LA AA, 1947; Ventura, 1970 (1st prize). In: Oxnard Civic Auditorium; McKinley School (Santa Monica).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Who's Who in American Art
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