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Robert George Sakson, American artist.

Background

Sakson, Robert George was born on February 13, 1938 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of George Anthony and Teresa Margaret (Schwarz) Sakson.

Education

Associate of Arts, Trenton Junior College, 1958.

Career

Instructor in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Monmouth Museum, 1991, Historic New Jersey, Bristol-Myers Squibb Galleries, Princeton, 1991, Coryell Gallery, 1996, American Artist Summer 2007 Watercolor Issue, Educational Testing Service, 1997, Forestal Center, 1997, Ellarslie-Trenton City Museum, New Jersey, 2002, 2003. Exhibited in group shows at American Watercolor Society Annuals, National Academy Design, Allied Artists American, Pastel Society of America- National Arts Club New York, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Woodmere Art Gallery, Hunterdon State Exhibits, New Jersey State Museum, National Museum Sport, Mercer County Community College, Phillips Mill Annual, Trenton State College, Monmouth College, American Artists Professional League, Salmagundi Club, Associate Artists New Jersey 50th anniversary, Audubon Artists, Best Foods Corporation-Calendar, 1986, Painting With the White of Your Paper, 1995, Best of Watercolor, 1996, Splash 4-The Splendor of Light, 1996, Painting with the White of Your Paper, 1996, People in Watercolor, 1996, Best of Watercolor 2, 1997, Painting Light and Shadow, 1997, Painting Texture, 1997, Watercolor Expressions, 1999, Artists of the River Towns, 2002. Represented in permanent collections Chugg Insurance Group, Philadelphia.

      Published in 13 books. Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Member American Watercolor Society (Helen Gapen Ohler award 1970, Paul B. Remmey award 1977, Elizabeth Callan Memorial medal 1993, Dolphin fellow 1993), Allied Artists American, Pastel Society of America, Philadelphia Watercolor Society (Isa Barnett Memorial award 2001), New Jersey Watercolor Society (Peter Thomas Jones award 1991, Continental Airlines award 2001), Garden State Watercolor Society (Commodities Corporation award 1994, board governors award Philadelphia Watercolor Club Annual Exhibition 1998, Friends award 33d annual exhibition 2002), Trenton Artists Workshop Association, Associate Artists New Jersey, Audubon Artists, Knickerbocker Artists, United States Coast Guard Art Program, Salmagundi Club.

Connections

Married Carla Ann Hagberg, October 29, 1977.

father:
George Anthony Sakson

mother:
Teresa Margaret (Schwarz) Sakson

spouse:
Carla Ann Hagberg