About Gina Gruenberg

“touch… gives us our knowledge of depth or thickness and form; we feel, we love and hate, are touchy and are touched, through the touch corpuscles of our skin.”
The Stages of Human Life, 1921 J. Lionel Tayler

C:215-317-1538
E: ginagruenberg@aol.com

 

Gina Gruenberg has been a professional artist since 1998.

 

The breadth of her art and passion for, humor, knowledge, and meaning is evidenced by her playful pieces. Ms. Gruenberg creates art that is largely figurative and interactive: life casts, masks, small and giant puppets, clay sculptures, animal art, quilts, wearable and non-wearable fiber art and even live body art with Henna.

 

Her work has been exhibited or purchased by some of the following galleries and institutions:

 

• Sidetracks Art Gallery, PA
• The Noyes Gallery NJ
• Galeria JAN, CA
• Swarthmore College, PA in conjunction

with Puppeteers of America
• Flotsam & Jetsam Gallery, PA
• Serpentine Gallery, PA
• The American Artist’s Professional League, NY
• Mainline Art Center, PA
• Maryland University of Integrative Health, MD
• The Won Institute, PA
• Gloucester Community College, NJ

 

Education:
Graduate; McGill University Montreal, Quebec 1970 BA degree
Graduate: Tri-State College of Acupuncture NY. 1993 Acupuncturist

 

Gina has done puppet workshops, parades and festivals with:

Spiral Q Puppet Theater, PA,
Heart of the Beast Puppet & Mask Theater, MN,
Bare Bones Theater, MN
Processional Arts Puppets, of NY and Italy

 

• Member: Philadelphia Sculptors.org
• Facebook: Gina’s Puppets, Masks & Props
• Facebook: Body Art On and Off the Skin