Mimi Gross

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Title: Artist, Teacher, Designer
Company: White Street Design
Location: New York, New York, United States

Mimi Gross, Artist and Educator, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Artists for dedication, achievements, and leadership in painting.

At a young age, Ms. Gross developed a love for drawing. Upon earning diplomas from Bard College in 1959, she studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and the Salzberg Summer Academy of Fine Arts, between 1959 and 1960. From 1966 to 1977, she exhibited her artwork at the Grey Art Gallery, Battleboro Museum of Art, and Castagno Gallery. She also designed the Big Apple Circus in New York City, during 1977. Furthermore, she continued exhibiting in various galleries in New York City, Paris, and Italy for more than three decades. 2_DarkAircrop.jpg

In addition to her endeavors as an artist, Ms. Gross excelled as an educator of painting with many institutions. Some of these include Syracuse University, Purchase College, the University of New York Penland School of Crafts, the Art Institute of Chicago, Sarah Lawrence University, and the Maryland Institute and College of Art. The highlight of her life has been having a daughter and now two granddaughters. Additionally, working with a choreographer has been an ongoing highlight as well as teaching artistry to many students. For her many accomplishments in the field, Ms. Gross received a Visual Arts Grant from the New York State Council on the Arts, the Bessie Award, and other grants from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Municipal Art Society.

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