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Leon Applebaum Artist Bio, Awards, and Collections



Award - Festival of the Masters - Orlando, Florida


Purchase Award – Tennessee Arts Commission

Purchase Award – National Art Exhibition – Valley City State College

Purchase Award – Saenger National Sculpture Exhibit

Purchase Award – Toledo Museum of Art – Toledo, Ohio

Purchase Award – Butler Institute of American Art – Youngstown, Ohio


Juror’s Special Award – Butler Institute of American Art


Winner in Fragile Art Competition – Glass Studio – Portland, Oregon


Six Months Fellowship at the Creative Glass Chapter of America - Weaton Village, Millville, New Jersey


Best of Crafts Gold Medal – Toledo Museum of Art – Toledo, Ohio


Ringling Brothers Craft Show – Excellence in Crafts Award – Sarasota, Florida


Best of Show - Miami Beach Art Show- Miami Beach, Florida


Guest artist – Engermann glass, Czech  Rep.

Guest artist – National Glass Museum , Leerdam,  NZ

Guest artist – Toledo Museum of Art,  Toledo Ohio

Applenaum's work is in the following permant collections:


Ajeto Glass Museum - Novy Bor, Czech Republic


The McDonaugh Collection of American Art – Youngstown, Ohio


Canton Art Institute – Canton, Ohio


The Patrick Lanen Art Foundation – Palm Beach, Florida


Wheaton Museum of Glass – Millville, New Jersey


Brunner Museum – Iowa State University – Ames, Iowa


Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum – Washington, D.C


Corning Museum of Glass – Corning, New York


Vero Beach Museum of Art – Vero Beach, Florida


Mobil Museum of Art- Mobil –Alabama


Gulf Coast Museum of Art – Clearwater, Florida

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