Henry and Marcia Belman of Media announce the engagement of their son, Michael Terry Belman, to Chantal Anne Bernicky, daughter of Gilles Bernicky and Lise Groulx of Montréal.
Michael, a graduate of the Tyler School of Art at Temple University, earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in sculpture. He holds a master's degree in art conservation from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. Michael is an objects conservator at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.
Chantal is a graduate of the Université de Québec à Montréal with a bachelor's degree in art history. She also earned a master's degree in art conservation at Queen's University, and is a conservator of modern and contemporary paintings at the National Gallery of Art.
Michael is the grandson of the late Morris and Pearl Belman, and the late Samuel and Yetta Berkowitz of Valley Stream, N.Y. Chantal is the granddaughter of Philias and Armande Bernicky, and the late Rover and Marianne Groulx of Montréal.
The couple is planning a 2006 wedding.