The Canton Art Institute Building

The Canton Art Institute Building
Edward Bitzel
1925 - 2007
Acquisition Number: 57.94
Medium: paper
Size: 7 1/4' x 10'
Date: 1957

Edward M. Bitzel was born in 1925 in Canton, Ohio. He graduated from Timken High School. After serving in the Navy, Bitzel attended Akron University for three years graduating from Akron Art Institute. Bitzel studied with Leroy Flint, Raphael Gleitsmann, Hazel Janicki, W. Lester Stevens and Fred Yost. Living in Massillon, Bitzel passed away at the age of 81 in 2007.