Anita Hellman

Theme/Style – Modernism, figurative art

Media – Sculpture

Artistic Focus – Little is known of this enigmatic artist. Her known work, which is rare, is bold and stylistically Modern.

Career Highlights –

• Anita St. Marie Champagne Hellman was born of Canadian parents in Massachusetts in 1891.
* Hellman moved to California in about 1912.
* During the 1930s, Hellman made her home in Alameda and exhibited at the Oakland Art Gallery.
* Her works are rare, and little else is known of this early woman Modernist.
* Anita Hellman later moved to Redwood City, where she remained until her demise in 1972.