Mordi Gassner

Mordi Gassner

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: Fine Arts

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: Fine Arts

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 05-27-1899

Died: 01-09-1995

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

Gassner, Mordi:  Appointed for creative work in painting, abroad; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1929.

Born May 27, 1899, in New York City. Education: New York School of Fine and Applied Art, 1916–19; Art Students League, Summer, 1918; Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, 1917–19.

Mural Painter. Exhibited mural cartoons at the Art Center, New York City, 1928.