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Alex Katz Vita



July 24, 1927 Born in Brooklyn, New York


1946 – 1949 Studied at the Cooper Union Art School, New York 


1949 – 1950 Studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine


1972 Guggenheim Scholarship


1994 Membership of the National Academy of Design

Visiting Professor at the Cooper Union Art School, New York


2000 Artist of the City Award, Cooper Union, New York


2001 Guest scholarship at the American Academy in Berlin


2007 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy Museum, New York

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