As we plan to celebrate Edward Malsberg’s 100th Birthday
with a retrospective exhibit of his life's artwork at Bethany Arts Community
, we, along with Ossining Arts Council
, need and sincerely appreciate YOUR help with Funding for preparing and framing his pieces for the exhibition.
A native of Boston, Ed Malsberg graduated from the Massachusetts College of Art in 1940; a Fine Arts major & studied printmaking at the School of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. During WW2, he served overseas in a topography unit and on the staff of Stars and Stripes European edition as an artist. After the war, he began a lengthy career as a free-lance illustrator, which spannedover 75 years in New York, working in advertising and publishing.
Ed's clients included major advertising agencies and book publishers and the subject matter ranged from humorous, decorative illustration, to science, natural history, biology, physiology, children’s books and textbooks.
He also won an award from the American Institute of Graphic Arts in 1968 for book illustration.
These days, Ed is engaged in his lifelong passion for landscape painting in his favorite watercolor medium.
Please help us fund this extraordinary event in honor of "Ed's Centennial.”