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Howard, Deborah

 Person

Deborah Howard is an Associate Professor and Head of Painting Program at the University of Denver. She has been teaching at the University of Denver since 1987. She holds and BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in drawing and printmaking and an MFA from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in painting and printmaking.

Found in 49 Collections and/or Records:

"Portraits of Child Survivors of the Holocaust" Booklet , 2019 April

 File
Identifier: B398.04.0022.0040
Overview Reprinted and updated version for the Anderson Academic Commons Exhibit, April 20119- June 2019.
Dates: 2019 April

Prints of Portraits, circa 2008

 File
Identifier: B398.02.0025.0004
Overview Multiple copies of prints of the original drawings in the "Child Survivors of the Holocaust" exhibit.
Dates: circa 2008

Prints of Portraits at Yad Vashem, circa 2008

 File
Identifier: B398.02.0025.0003
Overview Multiple copies of prints for the four portraits that were donated to the Yad Vashem Holocaust History Museum in Jerusalem: Edith Stern, Arthur Stern, Pessia Kant and Sarah Kopyto-Hollinger. Also a compact disc with digital copies of images.
Dates: circa 2008

"Rescue", 2007

 Item
Identifier: B398.01.00029
Overview Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, gold, and blues surrounded by an ash wood frame. Images of hands reaching down from top of canvas toward a wax cast of a chain lock on a door. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional. Multiple lines of Hebrew script carved into the waxed surface at bottom.
Dates: 2007

Richard Simon, 2003

 Item — Object: B398.01.00002
Identifier: B398.01.00002
Overview Framed drawing of Richard Simon by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is largely black and white with light brown accents through his hair. Richard Simon is looking directly at the viewer.
Dates: 2003

"Right Brain, Left Brain", circa 2008

 Item — Object: B398.01.00027
Identifier: B398.01.00027
Overview Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, oranges, golds, blues and purples surrounded by ash wood frame. Canvas has black and white image of Maurice Blik and a reverse transfer of the image adjacent. Image is a photocopy of Deborah Howard’s print, B398.01.00017. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional and has nails embedded in it. Tally marks carved into wax and images of the Star of David and a moth visible in the wax (artist uses moths to symbolize Jews in her work).
Dates: circa 2008

Sabina Heller, 2006

 Item — Object: B398.01.00014
Identifier: B398.01.00014
Overview Framed drawing of Sabina Heller by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is in black and white, Sabina wears a sleeveless shirt and pearls. Sabina Heller is looking towards the viewer.
Dates: 2006

Shoes, circa 1980

 Item
Identifier: B398.01.0030.00002
Overview Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes. Shoes are toddler sized black patent leather Mary Janes.
Dates: circa 1980

Shoes, circa 1980

 Item
Identifier: B398.01.0034.00001
Overview Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, plaster cast of suitcase front, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes. Shoes are young child sized red leather T-bar flats.
Dates: circa 1980

Shoes, 1949

 Item
Identifier: B398.01.00030.00001
Overview Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes.

Shoes are greenish, brown snake print, peep toe and ankle straps with 3.5-inch heel; they date to circa 1949. Shoes belonged to the mother of one of Deborah Howard’s portrait subjects, Harry Lopas, and was also Deborah’s aunt. Label on shoe says “Joseph Salon Shoes.” Wood shelf for shoe display is a simple box of light wood. Shoes and box stored separately from painting.
Dates: 1949