(1914 - 2002)
Margaret Balzer was active/lived in New York, Pennsylvania, Kansas. Margaret Balzer is known for cubist figure.
Biography Margaret Balzer
Earned a BA at Carleton College. Studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and with Lyonel Feininger, Josef Albers and William Stanley Hayter. From 1937-45, Balzer was Assistant Director of Berea College in Berea, KY and then moved to New York City where she was an art instructor at Swain School of Art from 1948-50.
Awards: Art Institute of Chicago, 1946; Intermont College, Bristol, CA, 1945.
Exhibitions: Lincoln Art Guild, 1941; Intermont College, 1944, 1945; Ohio Valley Artists, 1944, 1945; Art Institute of Chicago, 1944, 1946; Berea College, 1946; Univ. of Louisville, 1946; Carleton College, 1946; Brooklyn Museum, 1947; Lehigh Univ., 1949, 1952. Collections: Berea College.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
AskART, www.askart.com, accessed Oct. 11, 2007; Who’s Who in American Art. New York: American Federation of Arts, 1936-1956; Art Inventories Cat.
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.