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Sondra Freckelton, American artist. Recipient Print award, Bradford Museum, 1979, Pollock-Krasner award, 2002; grantee, Grant Ingram-Merrill Foundation, 1960.


Freckelton, Sondra was born on June 23, 1936 in Dearborn, Michigan, United States. Daughter of William and Elizabeth (Zimmerman) Freckelton.


Student, School Art Institute Chicago, 1954—1956. Student, University Chicago, 1954—1956. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Hollins College, 1994.

Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), State University of New York, Oneonta, 2007.


Artist, self-employed, since 1956; artist, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City, 1959-1964; artist, B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, 1964-1967; artist, Lo Giudice Gallery, Chicago, 1968-1971; artist, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York City, 1975-1985, 91; artist, Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, New York City, 1986-1991; artist, Alice Simsar Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan, since 1987; artist, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York City, 1991-1998.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Dynamic Still-Lifes in Watercolor, 1983. One-person exhibitions include Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, 1986, 88, 90, John Berggruen Gallery, 1982, Brooke Alexander, Incorporated, 1976, 79, 80, 81, Fendrick Gallery, 1980, Allan Frumkin Gallery, Chicago, 1977, Lo Giudice Gallery, 1970, British Columbia Holland Gallery, 1965, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, 1961, 63, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, 1994, Kalamazoo Institute Arts, 1994, Huntington Museum, West Virginia, 1998-1999. Group shows including Mount Holyoke College, Yale University Art Gallery, Art Museum of Santa Barbara, Virginia Museum Fine Arts, 1987-1988, Detroit Institute Arts, 1991, Madison Art Center, Wisconsin, 1998, Columbus Museum Art, Georgia, 1998, Detroit Institute Arts, 2005, Gallery State University New York College, Oneonta, 2006, others.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: horticulture, gardening.


Married W.H. Jack Beal, September 3, 1955.

William Freckelton

Elizabeth (Zimmerman) Freckelton

W.H. Jack Beal