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Karen Ann Sardisco Edit Profile

artist , educator

Karen A. Sardisco, American Artist, educator. Avocations: reading, cross-country skiing, traveling F C. Recipient Merit award Cheekwood National Contemporary Painting Competition, 1992, Purchase award Three Rivers Arts Festival '87, Pittsburgh by Westinghouse Corporation, Light Impressions award for excellence in two-dimensional artwork Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition, 1984. Member College Art Association.

Background

Sardisco, Karen Ann was born on July 18, 1955 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Samuel Peter and Florence Rose (Montrose) Sardisco.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1977. Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1985.

Career

Teacher art, chari department art Bishop Kearney High School, Rochester, 1979-1982. Visiting assistant professor School of Art and Design Rochester Institute of Technology, 2003—2005. Assistant professor Monroe Community College, since 2005.

Curator Main Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1994, Mercer Gallery, Rochester, New York.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, cross-country skiing, traveling F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include American Red Cross Gallery, Chicago, 1995, Artemesia Gallery, Chicago, 1996, Gallery 34, Canandaigua, New York, 1997, Aljira, Newark, New Jersey, 1998, Houghton House Gallery, Geneva, New York, 2000, many others. Group shows include Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York, 2004, The Gallery at One Bausch And Lomb Place, Rochester, New York, 2004. Permanent collections include Westinghouse Corporation, Pittsburgh, Chase Lincoln Bank, Buffalo, Westwood Pharmaceuticals, Buffalo, others.

Membership

Member College Art Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, cross country skiing, travel.

Connections

Married Norman A. Williams, October 28, 1990. 1 child, Ian Andrew Williams.

father:
Samuel Peter Sardisco

mother:
Florence Rose (Montrose) Sardisco

spouse:
Norman A. Williams

child:
Ian Andrew Williams Sardisco