EDUCATION



SELECTED SOLO &
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1973-1975
1968-1973


2015
2012



2011

2010


2009

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1999

1998

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1977
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The Barnes Foundation, Merion, PA
Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA


El Camino College, Torrance, CA, "Beautiful Planet / in celebration of nature"
USC Hillel, Los Angeles, CA, “40/40” Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the USC Hillel Art Gallery
San Diego Center for Jewish Culture, La Jolla, CA, The Gotthelf Art Gallery, “Jewish Ritual: Rethinking, Renewed”
Inselgalerie, Berlin, Germany, Judische Frauen in der Bildenden Kunst (Jewish Women in the Visual Arts)
California State University, Channel Islands, “Memory's Touch”
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Los Angeles, CA, “Memory and Transformation”
University of Southern California, Hillel Galleries, “The Big Questions: New Work by Elizabeth Bloom & Gilah Yellin Hirsch”
Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA, “Decades of Conflict”
University of Southern California and University of California, Los Angeles, Hillel Galleries, “Makor/Source”
San Diego Center for Jewish Culture, La Jolla, CA, The Gotthelf Art Gallery, “Too Jewish-Not Jewish Enough”
Finegood Art Gallery, West Hills CA, “Nature”
The Jewish Federation of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, “Too Jewish-Not Jewish Enough”
Platt Gallery, University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA, “Face to Face”
City of Brea Municipal Art Gallery, Brea, CA, “From Valleys to Vistas: California Landscape Painting”
LA Artcore, Los Angeles, CA, “A Time to Remember”
The Hammer Museum of Art, UCLA Neuro-Oncology Program, Los Angeles, CA, “Art of the Brain, 2000”
Finegood Art Gallery, West Hills, CA,
The Pauline & Zena Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA, “Elizabeth Bloom: Paintings, 1977–1999” (Solo Exhibition)
Laguna Art Museum, Rental and Sales Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
Wignall Museum/Gallery, Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, “Transformations: The Human Form in Diverse Contexts”
In Collaboration Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, “New Recruits”
In Collaboration Gallery, Akron, Ohio, “Hallelujah”
The Brand Art Library, Glendale, CA, “Cycles”
Lancaster Museum, Lancaster, CA, Southern California Women's Caucus for Art Exhibition
Downey Museum of Art, Downey, CA, “The Photograph as Document”
SFWA Gallery, San Francisco, CA, “Bridging the Gaps”
Loyola Law School Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, “Taking Liberties”
Los Angeles Arts Council, Los Angeles, CA, “Catch a Rising Artist”
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Art Rental and Sales Gallery, Los Angeles,CA
Occidental College Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, “Artists’ Spaces”
California State University, Los Angeles, CA,”Southern California Figuration”
Grossmont College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA, San Diego Watercolor Society Exhibition
Brand Library Art Galleries, Glendale, CA, “Brand National Watercolor Exhibition”
National Travel Exhibition, The San Diego Watercolor Society, San Diego, CA
The Hahn Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, (Solo Exhibition)
Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center, Philadelphia, PA, “Earth Works”
The Gallery, Magnolia, NJ, “Realism”
Nardin Gallery, New York, N. Y., “The First Exhibit”
Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
“American Drawings '76” Portsmouth, VA and traveled nationally
Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA, “Focus on Women”



EMPLOYMENT & RELATED ACTIVITES 2010
2099

2006-2012

1998-Present

1996-2006

2003
1994-2000

1998-2000

1997-1999

1992-1997

1992

1991

1988-1989
1988
1980-1984

Women Painters West, Los Angeles, CA, portfolio presentation and discussion
University of Southern California, Hillel Art Gallery, “The Big Questions” walk-through talk on exhibition
Curator, the Platt/Borstein Galleries, American Jewish University, Los Angeles, CA
Selection Committee, Platt/Borstein Galleries, American Jewish University, Los Angeles, CA
Teacher: Studio and Landscape Painting, The University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA
Judge, Conejo Valley Art Museum Art Walk
Judge, The BRAVO Awards (for Achievement in the Arts), The Music Center of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, CA
Co-curator “Natura, Naturata,” “Assemblage,” “Five Painters,” The Platt Gallery, University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA
Selected Artist Pool, Percent for Art Projects, City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department, Los Angeles, CA
Visiting Artist, The Southern California Institute for Educators in Visual Arts (Sponsored by the Getty Center for Education in the Arts), Los Angeles, CA
Artist in the Schools, Irvine, CA
Featured Speaker, Discipline Based Art Education Annual Meeting, Torrance, CA
Faculty, Institutes for Discipline Based Art Education (Sponsored by The Getty Center for Education in the Arts), El Segundo and Torrance, CA
Co-chair Exhibitions, Southern California Women's Caucus for Art
Organizer/Moderator, The Figure in Painting, Jack Rutberg Gallery, Los Angeles
Painting Teacher, Santa Monica Art Studio, Santa Monica, CA



HONORS & AWARDS 1999

1981
1977

1973

U.C.L.A. Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, work selected for reproduction on brochure covers
San Diego Watercolor Society "Winsor & Newton Award for Painting"
Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA, “Founder’s Award”
(Juror, Ann d'Harnoncourt, Director, Philadelphia Museum of Art)
Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA, “Gimbel Excellence Award”



SELECTED PUBLIC
& CORPORATE
COLLECTIONS*
I.R.E.I., Inc., Los Angeles, CA
CBS Studios, North Hollywood, CA
University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Brodey & Price, Inc. Beverly Hills, CA
Midway Hospital, Los Angeles, CA
American Jewish University, Los Angeles, CA
Bryan Cave, McPeeters & McRoberts, Los Angeles, CA

*Included in many private collections


BIBLIOGRAPHY 2011


2010
2009
2008
2004
2001
1999
1994
1993
1981
1978
1977
Judische Frauen in der bildernden Kunst IV, Hedwig Brenner, Erhard Roy Wiehn editor, Hartung-Gore Verlag Konstanz, publisher Vol 4, Germany, ISBN 978–3-86628-333-6 & 3-86628–333-4
Jewish Women in the Fine Arts, Hedwig Brenner, Hartng Gorre Verlag
PoeticaMagazine.com, Cover Image
Los Angeles Independent Media Center, Los Angeles, CA, “Art and Advocacy,”
The Jewish Journal, Gaby Wenig, “How Jewish is ‘Too Jewish’?”
Cross Media, Allison M. Blasko, July/August
The Jewish Journal, Stephanie Halpern
Scene, Kimberly Hagelberg
West Side Leader, William Cunningham
The San Diego Union, Richard Reilly
News of Delaware County
The Chestnut Hill Local, Marguerite Stork
American Artist Magazine, Eve Medoff, “Elizabeth Bloom: Art and Nature,”




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