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landscape artist , painter , sculptor , art dealer , poet

James Christopher Sittig, American art dealer, painter, sculptor, landscape artist, poet. Recipient Albert Handell Stewart Klonis award, Art Student League, New York, 1977.

Background

Sittig, James Christopher was born on March 9, 1954 in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edgar Hans and Charlotte Frances Sittig.

Career

President, ex. director Worthington Avenue Gallery, Shawnee-on Delaware, Pennsylvania, 1992—2001. Owner James C. Sittig Fine Arts American Paintings, Waverly, since 1989. Juror many art exhibitions, private art dealer, collector, researcher and restorer early 19th to early 20th century American paintings.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal biographer Strauser on Strauser Video Biography, 1994, Sterling Strauser Sterling Strauser: A Modernist Revisited, 1999. Author: Salvage Style for the Garden, Found Object Sculptures, 2003.

Membership

Appraiser paintings Monroe County History Society, Stroudsburg, 1999—2003, Western Pocono Library., Bradheaderville, 1999—2006, WYOU television, Scranton, 2001. Member of National Trust History Preservation, Pocono Arts Council, American Museum Britain, Museum American Folk Art, Allentown Art Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Philadelphia Museum Art, Reading Public Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, skiing, hiking, bicycling.

Connections

father:
Edgar Hans

mother:
Charlotte Frances Sittig