(1918 - 2006)
Irene (Tsachcbasov) Zevon was active/lived in New York. Irene Zevon is known for lyrical abstract painting, prints, ceramics, jewelry.
Biography Irene Zevon
Irene Zevon, born in Brooklyn, was the first child in a Ukrainian
family of working class immigrants. She began her art career in
1953 -- studying with Nahum Tschacbasov in New York City and Woodstock,
New York. Tschacbasov studied with artists such as Leopold
Gottlieb, Marcel Gromaire, and Fernand Leger, whose techniques were
passed down to Zevon. Tschacbasov while teaching belonged to a
group of ten artists, which included the likes of Mark Rothko and David
Burliak. His circle of friends at the time included Stuart Davis,
Milton Avery, the Soyer brothers and Marsden Hartley.
Zevon and Nahum Tsachcbasov's relationship flourished, and in 1966 they
wed. The couple lived seasonally in Amagansett and Ea
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