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Sharon Lisa Sprung Edit Profile

artist , educator

Sharon Lisa Sprung, American artist, educator. Grantee Greenshields, 1979, Stacey Foundation, 1984, 86; recipient Fitzgerald Memorial award Allied Artists American, 1979, Advancement of Art award Allied Artists American, 1981.

Background

Sprung, Sharon Lisa was born on June 16, 1953 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Jack Sprung and Ruthann (Silverman) Shaffer.

Education

Student, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1972. Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1975. Student, National Academy School Fine Arts, 1975.

Career

Instructor figure drawing and figure painting School Fine Arts, National Academy Design, New York City, since 1983. Represented by Gallery Henoch, since 1994, Portraits Inc. Instructor Art Students League New York, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections at Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Orlando, Florida, Sherman & Sterling, New York City, Scott Bennett, Incorporated, New York York City, Princeton University, Packer Collegiate, Brooklyn, United States House of Representatives, Washington.

Connections

Married William Peter Astwood, June 10, 1979. 1 child, Jesse Jack Astwood.

father:
Jack Sprung Shaffer

mother:
Ruthann (Silverman) Shaffer

spouse:
William Peter Astwood

child:
Jesse Jack Astwood Sprung