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Gabrielle Blumenthal

Teaching Artist, Fine Arts

Gabrielle Blumenthal is a poet, artist and educator living in Manhattan. After graduating from Bennington College with a focus in Literature and the Visual Arts, she received recognition from the Academy of American Poets for her poem, God is a Man and was a 2015 recipient of the Bennington MFA Undergraduate Writing Fellowship. Gabby comes to CMA with previous teaching experience from the Bennington Early Childhood Center and the Children’s Museum of Manhattan. She is currently working on her own collection of hand thrown ceramic plates.