Beatrice (Ribak) Mandelman
(1912 - 1998)
Beatrice (Ribak) Mandelman was active/lived in New Mexico, New York, New Jersey / Russian Federation. Beatrice Mandelman is known for abstract easel painting, murals, printmaking.
Born on December 31, 1912 in Newark, New Jersey, from an early age Beatrice Mandelman was determined to be an artist. At age 12, she began taking classes at the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Art. In the 1930s, she attended Rutgers University, the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Art and the Art Students League in New York City.
In 1935 Mandelman was employed by the Works Progress Administration (WPA), first as a muralist and then as a printmaker with the Graphic Division of the New York Project. One of the original members of the Silk Screen Unit under Anthony Velonis, Mandelman worked in the WPA until 1942, when it was disbanded.
During this period she was associated with numerous New York School artists including ... Displaying 750 of 5653 characters.