Galen, Elaine, 1928-

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Painter, sculptor, and educator, Mt. Kisco, N.Y.

Galen is a multi-media painter whose work is inspired by nature, her emotions, and her faith. Though she began in the Abstract Expressionist style, her work quickly took on its own style, using the painting process to highlight the mystical, the surreal, and the spiritual.

From the description of Elaine Galen papers, circa 1950-2007. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220241159

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creatorOf GALEN, ELAINE. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Galen, Elaine. Correspondence with Edward F. Fry, 1969. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Galen, Elaine, 1928-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Colker, Ed. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1953-1971, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Galen, Elaine, 1928-. Elaine Galen papers, circa 1950-2007. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lanyon, Ellen. Ellen Lanyon papers, 1944-1991. Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Colker, Ed. person
associatedWith Lanyon, Ellen. person
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New York (State)
Art--Study and teaching
Multimedia (Art)


Birth 1928-07-12



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