Artists of Toledo

Israel Abramofsky Award of the Temple-Congregation Shomer Emunim

The late Allen Roudolf, art collector and Toledoan, with his Israel Abramofsky painting, smaller ones displayed in the background. Israel Abramofsky was a prominent Toledo artist who was known internationally. Israel Abramofsky died in 1975 and left his artwork and provisions for a scholarship to the Temple-Congregation Shomer Emunim to help young artists, as he himself had been helped when he was a young artist. It became the “Israel Abramofsky Award of the Temple-Congregation Shomer Emunim” at the Annual Toledo Area Artists Exhibition starting with the 66th annual show in 1984.  Check out the list of winners. (from 1984 on.) What is happening with this award this year in the “New” 95th Toledo Area Artists Exhibition?

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Some other awards, and they all have a story. What is happening to them, Toledo Museum of Art?

Molly Morpeth Canaday Award
University of Toledo Award
Toledo Federation of Art Societies Purchase Award
Roulet Medal Award
Arts Commission of Greater Toledo Purchase Award for the City of Toledo’s Art in Public Places Program
Athena Art Society Award
Toledo Friends of Photography Award
Toledo Area Sculpture Guild Rose M. Reder Memorial Award
Bob Martin Memorial Award
Edith Franklin Memorial Award
Lourdes University Art Department Award
Toledo Potter’s Guild Award

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