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Margaret S. Ware was an American fashion designer and painter. Born Margaret Schultz in Morsemere, N.J., she attended the Parsons Institute of Design and became a well-known fashion designer, working under the name Peggy Hatch. In addition to her…

Susan Rabinowitz Malloy of Westport, noted artist and philanthropist, died April 14 in Norwalk Hospital after a brief illness. She was 91. An ardent supporter of the arts, she was honored a year ago at the Westport Arts Center, where she was an…

Albert Hubbell was born in Duluth, Minnesota on 1908 and died in 1994 in Fairfield, Connecticut.
After spending time at The Art Students League in New York, and some time studying in Paris, Mr. Hubbell worked for a short time as Book Editor for…

Kathy Jakobsen, a former Weston, CT, resident, is one of the premier folk artists in the United States. She describes her art as “food for the Spirit…I want to create an uplifting, WOW! feeling in the viewer.” Her work has extraordinary visual…

Alfred D. Willmott, age 83, a 50-year resident of Westport, died at home of complications from melanoma on Saturday, April 29, 2006. Born as the youngest of seven children on September 25, 1922, Mr. Willmott was the son of Harold Willmott and Minnie…

James Reed is an Artist, Master Printer, Professor, and collector/ curator whose Bridgeport printmaking studio, Milestone Graphics, is an important institution for contemporary artists in Connecticut. As an artist Reed’s own work is included in…

Friedrich Stowasser, better known by his pseudonym Friedensreich Regentag Dunkelbunt Hundertwasser, was an Austrian-born New Zealand artist and architect who also worked in the field of environmental protection.
Hundertwasser stood out as an…

Howard Munce, the well-known painter, illustrator, sculptor and writer, a figurehead of Westport’s creative community since the 1930’s, died in his home on Saturday, March 5. He was 100.
His death was confirmed by his daughter, Mary Brewster,…

Philip Trager is an American art photographer, known principally for his photographs of architecture and of modern dance. As of 2015, 11 monographs of his photography have been published by houses such as New York Graphic Society; Little, Brown;…
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