(1923 - 2000)
Charna Rickey was active/lived in California / Mexico. Charna Rickey is known for sculpture, teaching.
Biography Charna Rickey
Born Charna Barsky in Chihuahua, Mexico, the future artist lived in Hermosillo and immigrated to Los Angeles when she was 11.
Educated at University of California at Los Angeles and Cal State Los Angeles., she married furniture retailer David Rickey and explored art while raising their three daughters.
Moving through phases in terra cotta, bronze, marble and aluminum, she found little success until her later years.
Rickey became one of the original art teachers at Everywoman's Village, a pioneering learning center for women established by three housewives in Van Nuys in 1963. She also taught sculpture at the University of Judaism from 1965 to 1981.
As Rickey becam
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