Louise Kruger (1924 - 2013) attended Scripps College, Claremont, CA and The Art Students League of New York. In addition to her formal education, she studied woodworking and joinery with a ship builder in New Jersey and traditional metal-working techniques at foundries in Pistoia, Italy and Kumasi, Ghana. The artist has been exhibited widely including exhibitions at Martha Jackson Gallery, Schoelkopf Gallery, Landmark Gallery, and Condeso/Lawler Gallery. Most notably, in 1953, she was included in the New Talent show at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Kruger’s work is included in several public collections including the Brooklyn Museum, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Museum of Modern Art and the New York Public Library.