Miriam ("Mimi") Schapiro
(1923 - 2015)
Miriam ("Mimi") Schapiro was active/lived in New York, Iowa / Canada. Miriam Schapiro is known for feminist theme abstract painting, installations.
Biography Miriam ("Mimi") Schapiro
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Feminist* artist Miriam Schapiro was born in Toronto, Canada in 1923,
growing up in Brooklyn, New York. While in high school in New
York City she studied at the Museum of Modern Art and the Federal Art
Project.* She studied at the State University of Iowa, receiving
three degrees there: a B.A. in 1945, M.A. 1946, and M.F.A. in
1949. She has taught at the State University of Iowa; Parsons
School of Design, New York City; University of California, Berkeley;
University of San Diego; California Institute of the Arts, Valencia;
and the Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia.
Schapiro lives and works in
New York City and East Hampton, Long Island, New York.
found success early as a hard-edge geometric* style pai
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