ABOUT TERRY SVAT
The Cleveland Museum of Art, which just happened to be close by. The classes took place in various rooms through out the museum. In college at Kent State University while studying fine art, Terry took a course in printmaking and fell in love with the medium. Although she painted for some years, printmaking was always her fall back.erry Svat was born in Cleveland, Ohio. At an early age, her parents noted her interest in art and encouraged her to enroll in art classes at
In later life as she was gathering and cataloging her art she realized what a profound effect those classes at the Cleveland Museum of Art had
on her own artwork.
When her own family began living and working abroad, she studied, taught, and worked in many art related fields in the former Soviet Union, Chile, Argentina, Panama and Germany. For twelve years abroad, she was exposed to the cultural currents in Russia, Latin America and Europe.
Terry produced, exhibited and sold her work in most of the countries in which she lived.