Born Jevel Demikovosky on March 27th in Snovsk, Ukraine.
Emigrated with his mother to Brooklyn, NY.
Scholarship to the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
Attended the National Academy of Design, New York.
Drafted into US Army
Attended the Beaux Arts Institute, New York.
Marries Gladys Katz
Birth of daughter, Eve
Studied with Ossip Zadkine in the Zadkine School of Sculpture, Paris.
Attended the Academia de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris.
Divorce from first wife
B.S., New York University, New York.
M.A., New York University, New York.
Associate Professor of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY.
Curator, New York University Art Education Gallery, New York, NY.
Marries Andrea Hill Pearce
Art Instructor and Fine Arts Department Coordinator, C. W. Post College, Long Island University, Greenvale, NY.
Birth of daughter, Lauren
Instructor in Art, Bennington College, Bennington, VT.
Awarded Purchase Prize, Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
First Prize and Gold Medal, 30th Biennial Exhibition, Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC.
Divorce from second wife
Distinction in the Arts Award, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.
Maries Joan C. Fourgis Gorby
Sally and Milton Avery Professor, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sceinces, Cambridge, MA.
Associate, National Academician, National Academy of Design, New York, NY.
Distinguished Artist Arkansas Celebration of the Arts, Hot Springs, Arkansas
Honorary Doctorate of Arts" Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Ct
Honorary Doctorate of Arts Keene State College, University of New Hampshire
Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH
Member of the Academy of Arts and Letters
Skowhegan Award for Painting
Dies February 4 in New York, NY.