Maguerite Hohenberg

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  • Maguerite
  • Kurz
  • Hohenberg
  • Arnold F. Hohenberg; Viennese aristocrat, graduate of a school in Dresden; broker
  • August 16, 1882
  • Vienna, Austria
  • October 3, 1972
  • Zion, Illinois
  • Austrian
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Gouache, Painter-Oil, Watercolorist
  • November 1937: Roullier Gallery, Chicago, Illinois [solo]

    1941, 1943, 1946, 1947, 1949: Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    1941-1946: Museum of Non-Objective Painting, New York, New York

    1961: Retrospective, Illinois State Museum, Springfield, Illinois

    February  ?-March 9, 1962: Student Union, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois [solo]

    Chicago Society of Artists, Chicago, Illinois

    Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York

    North Shore Art Association
  • Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York

  • Bulliet, C.J. “Marguerite Hohenberg,  Chicago Daily News, June 17, 1939; reproduced on Illinois Historical Art Project website 
  • Chicago Society of Artists, Chicago, Illinois

    North Shore Art Association
  • while a student at Chicago Academy of Fine Arts: assistant to Leon Pescheret, instructor in interior design

    Owner of Gallery of Non-Objective Painting, 102 E. Oak St, Chicago

    interior decorator
  • came to United States at age 6