Rita Sargen-Simon (American, 1924 - 2005) Lucite and Metal sculpture, circa 1970’s, signed along bottom edge. Measures 14.25in height x 11in width x 8in depth. Condition: Excellent vintage condition.
Bio:Bachelor of Fine Arts, Alfred University, 1945. Sculptor, Evanston, Illinois, since 1947; teacher art, lecturer, Evanston Art Center, 1957-1962; teacher art, lecturer, Bernard Horwich Jewish Cmty. Center, Chicago, 1960-1978; teacher art, lecturer, New Trier H.S., Winnetka, Illinois, 1968-1970. Art fair coordinator, juror numerous art fairs, Chicago, 1970-1985. Rita Sargen-Simon has been listed as a noteworthy sculptor, art educator by Marquis Who's Who. Member: Sculpture Group Gallery (board directors), Pacific Rim Sculpture Group, International Sculpture Center (professional), Chicago Artists Coalition, Bedford Gallery Regional Center for Arts (art docent, art education committee), East Bay Women Artists.