(1902 - 1957)
Margaret Lowengrund was active/lived in New York. Margaret Lowengrund is known for lithographer, mod-botanics, mural.
Biography Margaret Lowengrund
Margaret Lowengrund, a realist painter and printmaker with exhibition success in the 1930s and 1940s, made her mark on the art world as founder of a well-known New York City print workshop and as Associate Editor of Art Digest magazine. Lowengrund was founder and Director of the Contemporaries Graphic Arts Center, whose name evolved to The Pratt, and later to the Pratt Graphics Center, upon association with Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.
Though she died in 1957 from cancer at the relatively young age of fifty-five, Lowengrund, an ardent advocate of lithography, is credited with laying the groundwork for, and playing a major role in, the revival of printmaking following World War II, through the 1960s. She established print workshops i
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