Awards and Commissions

1942 Awarded Fifth Purchase Prize, Artists for Victory exhibition, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
1948 Elected full member, Kappa Chapter (Columbia University), Society of Sigma Psi.
1951 Commission: (with Adolph Gottlieb and Robert Motherwell) art for Bınai Israel Synagogue, Millburn, New Jersey.
1953 One of the American prize winners, International Sculpture Competition, The Unknown Political Prisoner Monument, Institute of Contemporary Art, London.
1954 Commission: designs light and candelabrum for Berlin Chapel, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts (Max Abramowitz, architect).
1956 Temple Aaron, St., Paul, Minnesota.
1957 Commission: two interior wall sculptures installed at Temple Anshe Chesed, Cleveland, Ohio (Percival Goodman, architect).
1961 Commission: Sculpture as Environment Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York.
1965 Commission: sculpture for Commons Building, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
1966 Installs: Sculpture as Environment in Ferber Lounge, Rutgers University.
1968 Installs: Full Circle at John F. Kennedy Federal Office Building, Government Center, Boston, Massachusetts (Walter Gropius, architect).
1969 Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship.
1970 Private Commission for Choreography.
1973 Installs: sculpture at American Dental Association Building, Chicago, Illinois.
1977-78 Commission: 18’ sculpture installed in City of Ottumwa, Iowa.
1979 Awarded R. S. Reynolds Memorial Award for aluminum sculpture.


1978 Included in Masters of Modern Sculpture, Part Three, a Michael Blackwood film