Staircase in the Studies Building with Mail Box
Jacqueline (Herrmann) Gourevitch (1933- ) was born in Paris, France. She studied at the High School of Music and Art in New York. In the summer of 1950 she attended Black Mountain College where she studied with Theodoros Stamos. Gourevitch attended the University of Chicago from 1951 to 1957, taking courses in liberal arts and in Art History. She took art classes at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Art Students' League, New York City. Gourevitch taught painting at Wesleyan University from 1978-89 and drawing at the Cooper Union from 1989-92. She currently lives in New York City where she continues to paint and exhibit her work. In 2000 Gourevitch was awarded a Studioscape Residency, sponsored by the Lower Manhattan Council, on the 91st floor in Tower #1 of the World Trade Center. Her work has been exhibited widely and is in major collections in the United States.