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BORN
1953, Glen Cove, NY

EDUCATION
Art Students League, New York, NY
National Academy of Design, New York, NY
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2012 O'Kane Gallery, University of Houston, TX
2008 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2002 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
1999 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
1994 Sundance Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
1993 Asher Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
1992 Sherry French Gallery, NY
1990 Sherry French, New York, NY
1989 Sherry French, New York, NY
1987 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
1985 The Saint, New York, NY
1984 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
1980 Harbor Gallery, Long Island, NY
1978 Harbor Gallery, Long Island, NY
 
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016 50 Years a Dealer: George Henoch Shechtman, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2015 Still Life, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Winter Mix, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Painting the Good Woman, Portrait's Inc. Gallery, New York, NY
2014 Today's Portrait: Emerging Artists and Leading Masters, Salmagundi Club, Portraits, Inc., New York, NY
Winter Group Show, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
The Tie That Binds, Principle Gallery, Charleston, SC
CRB: Contemporary Realism Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Ft. Wayne, IN
2013 The City, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Context: Art Miami, Miami, FL
ACOPAL, Exhibition of Contemporary American Realism, (traveling to 8 museums in China)
Portraits Inc., Spring Portrait Exhibition, Aradar Galleries, New York, NY
2012 Winter Group Show, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Spring Portrait Exhibition, Arader Galleries, New York, NY
2011 Dallas Art Fair, TX
  Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
ACOPAL, Exhibition of Contemporary American Realism, National Arts Club, New York, NY
2010 Solemn & Sublime: Contemporary American Figurative Painting, Akus Gallery, Willimanitic, CT
Inspiring Figures, The Butler Institute of Art, Youngstown, OH
The Contemporary Portrait and Figure, Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, NY
The Synergies Exhibition of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions, the Bohemian National Hall,
   Czech Center New York, NY
Dallas Art Fair, TX
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2009 Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
Master Classes & Group Portrait Show, St. Petersburg Academy of the Arts, Russia
Art Student's League, New York, NY
Artists and Monitors, Alex Adam Gallery, New York, NY
Still Lifes, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2008 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
US Artists, Philadelphia, PA
Remnants of War, The National Arts Club, New York, NY
Art Students League, New York, NY
LA Art Show, Santa Monica, CA
2007 Male/Female: The New Realism, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
Art Students League, New York, NY
Los Angeles Art Show, Santa Monica, CA
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
The Colors Of My Home, The African American Museum of Nassau County, Hempstead, NY
2006 The Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition Exhibition, Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC
40 Years: A Dealer's Collection, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Juxtaposition, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Why the Nude?, Art Students League of New York, New York, NY
Art Chicago in the Park, IL
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
2005 Teachers from the Art Students League, Daniel Greene, Burton Silverman,
& Sharon Sprung, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
USArtists, Philadelphia, PA
San Francisco Int'l Art Exposition, CA
Art Chicago in the Park, IL
2004 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
Art Students League, New York, NY
Portraits Incorporated, New York, NY
2003 Carriage Barn Fine Arts Center, New Canaan, CT
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
Portraits Incorporated, New York, NY
2002 Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
Portraits Incorporated, New York, NY
National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2001 Portraits Incorporated, New York, NY
National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2000 Cambridge Art Association, Chambridge, MA
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Portraits Incorporated, New York, NY
1999 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
1996 National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
ARTMiami, Int'l Art Exposition, FL
1995 Art Communication Int'l, New York, NY
ART MIAMI '95, Int'l Art Exposition, Miami, FL
 
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016 Leggio, Gail, American Arts Quarterly, "Still Life,” Winter
2015 Green, Karl, Luxury Magazine, "Mirror, Mirror: The Art of the Portrait in the Age of the Selfie," Spring
McElhinney, James L. Editor, "Art Students League of New York On Painting: lessons and meditations on mediums, styles and methods" with the Instructors of the Art Students league of New York, Watson-Guptill Publications, Berkeley, CA, pp. 91-102
Poets and Artist Magazine, (online) "Devotion" curated by Daniel Maidman, November, Issue 68, pp. 92-93
Sprung, Sharon, Lines From the League, "Life in Paint," Spring
Competition Spotlight, The Artist's Magazine, December issue, pg. 80
Gheno, Dan, "Figure Drawing," Northlight Books, Cincinnati, OH, pg. 95
2014 Gianelli, Sarah, Hi*Fructose, The New Contemporary Art Magazine, “Sharon Sprung’s Portraits of Contemplative Women.” August 12
2013 Stricklin, Krystle, International Artist Magazine, “An Interview with Sharon Sprung,” Dec/Jan, p. 38
Stricklin, Krystle, American Art Collector, “In the Flesh with Sharon Sprung,” Dec. p. 34
Pratique des Arts, Portfolio des artistes, “Peintres ‘a l’atelier,” May, pp. 45
Ginzberg, Max, The Artist's Magazine, "A Tale of Two Countries, A powerful exhibition of 100 paintings by 51 American realists in Beijing, China,” March, pp. 14-16
2012 Egnoski, Christine. International Artist Magazine, “Words of Wisdom, from the 2012 Faculty,” February/March, pp. 26-31
2010 Parks, John A. American Artist Magazine, “Inspiring Figures: Portraits by Women,” November
Poets and Artists Magazine (online), "Sharon Sprung" Vol. 3, Issue 9, October, pp. 42-47
McElhinney, James Lancel and the Instructors of the Art Students League. Classical Life Drawing Studio: Lessons & Teaching in the Art of Figure Drawing, with a forward by Will Barnet. Published by SterlingNew York & London, 207 pages
International Artist, "Favorite Subjects," August/September
Harris, Lauren & Wetmore, Gordon. American Art Collector, "Inspiring Figures,” August, pp. 68-73
SundayArts, “Profiles the Art Students League,” by Producer Bob Morris, aired Sunday, May 16 on WNET and WLIW
Coporale, Wendy. International Artist, “A Day in the Life of An Artist - Sharon Sprung,” April/May
Interviewed on WNET's “SundayArts Profiles the Art Students League”. Aired Sunday, May 16, 2010
2009 Apostal, Amanda. Journal of the Portrait Society of America, "Mirrors with Powerful Reflections,” Issue 45, 3rd Quarter
Finkelstein, Alix. Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, "New Directions in Child Portraiture,” December, pp. 39-42
2008 Hafesh, Louise. The Artist's Magazine, "Abstractly Real,” April, pp. 26-34
2006 Bloomfied, Maureen. The Artist's Magazine, "Portrait & Figure," December
Kolbe, Regina. Antiques and the Arts Online, “Fifth Time Around the Block, Art20 Keeps Getting Better,” December 5
Mullarkey, Maureen. The New York Sun, “Nothing Left to Hide,” October 12
2005 Steiner, Raymond J. Art Times, “Teachers of the Art Students League of New York: Daniel Greene, Burton Silverman, & Sharon Sprung at Gallery Henoch,” October
The New York Times, “Luminaries at the League, Now All Over Town,” September
McCormack, Jeannie. Gallery & Studio, “Select Shows in Leading New York Galleries Celebrate the 130th Anniversary of the Art Students League,” September/October
2004 Enriquez, Mary Schneider. Artnews, “The Invitational 2004,” May
2003 Ball, Jennifer, The Artist's Magazine, "The Art is in the Details,” October, pp. 41
2002 Who’s Who in American Women, Published by Marquis Who's Who, LLC., 1172 pages
2000 Fried, John, Worth, “Master Strokes,” June
1997 Who’s Who in the East, Published by Marquis Who's Who, LLC. 900 pages
1992 Where/New York, Nov. 1992
1991 Artnews Reviews, “To Grant or Not to Grant?” Knoxville Museum of Art, November, pp. 154
Williams, Don. The Knoxville News-Sentinel, “Museum of Fine Art Exhibit Asks: To Grant or Not To Grant,” May
1990 Von Weist, Powell. Art and Antiques, "This Month’s Important Shows,” November, pp. 12
Baker, Penny. Garden State Press, “The Art of Loving Care, Charity,” depicted in the Noyes Museum Show, January 21, pp. H1-H3
 
AWARDS & HONORS
Bestowed with the designation of Signature Membership by The Portrait Society of America, April 2016
Award of Excellence, Category of Fine Art, by the Publisher of Creative Quarterly, the Best of Art & Design Quarterly
"Portrait of Girl in Window", wins First Honorable mention, Members Only Competition, Outside the Box Category, of The Portrait Society of America, Fall 2015
"Untangled" wins Fifth Honorable Mention, Members Only Competition, Non-commissioned Portrait Category, of The Portrait Society of America, Fall 2015
"The Curious Chinese Boxes" wins First Honorable Mention, Members Only Competition, Still Life Category, of The Portrait Society of America, Fall 2015
U.S. State Department: Master Class “Self-Portrait and Portrait of an Artist from the 18th to the 21st Century” at St. Petersburg Academy of the Arts, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2009
Lifetime Achievement Award, The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, Spring Gala, May, 2012
Appointed Member of the Board, Artist's Fellowship, Inc., Fall 2011
Purchase Prize and The William Bouguereau Award by the Art Renewal Center. 2011
First Place in the annual National Portrait Competition of The Portrait Society of America, 2011
Second Prize winner in International Artist, magazine's Challenge No. 58 competition, 2010
Judges Excellence Award in Blossom - Art of Flowers Competition, the Susan K. Black Foundation, 2009
Honorable Mention in Art Renewal Center's International 2006 ARC Salon
1st Place in the Portrait and Figure category of The Artist's Magazine's 23rd Annual Art Competition, 2006
Jury's Selection, Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition, 2006
Awards Finalist, 2nd Int'l Art Salon, 2005
Honorable Mention, 2nd Int'l Art Salon, 2005
Awards Finalist, The Artist magazine, 2002
American Society of Portrait Artists, 2001
 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2004-Present Instructor of Painting, Art Students League of New York
1993-Present Instructor of Painting and Drawing, National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts
 
SELECTED COLLECTIONS
U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.
Bell Laboratories, Oradel, NJ
AT & T Jacksonville, FL
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Scott Bennett, Inc., New York, NY
Sherman and Sterling, New York, NY
The Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Hobart and Smith College, Geneva, NY
PA Packer Collegiate Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Mrs. Susan Jonas, New York, NY
Mrs. Lexi Brosen & Mr. Birkhahn, New York, NY
Mr. Martin E. Segal, New York, NY
Mr. & Mrs. John B. Brough, Arlington, VA
Mr. George Nathan, Louisville, KY
Ms. Barbara Berger, New York, NY
Ms. Susan Rittenhause, Baltimore, MD
Dr. Mark A. Lawrence, Seattle, WA
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Hoerle, New York, NY
Mr. Michael Libowitz, Baltimore, MD
Mr. & Mrs. Stefen Shafer, New York, NY
Mr. & Mrs. Gutham, Fairfield, CT
Dr. & Mrs. R. Stanton, Glen Head, NY
Dr. Sally Kaplan, New York, NY
Dr. Solomon Siverman, Roslyn, NY
Mr. E.H. Molson, Montreal, Canada
Mr. Karl Soupanki, Kittimat, B.C., Canada
Mr. & Mrs. Donald Kohan, New York, NY
Mr. & Mrs. Norman Tipograph, Hewlett Harbor, NY
Mr. & Mrs. Patrick Cunningham, New York, NY
Mr. & Mrs. Peter Anderson, New York, NY
Dr. & Mrs. Charley Schwartz, Brooklyn, NY
Ms. Eilen S. Klein, New York, NY
Ms. Barbara Olcott, Weston, CT
Ms. Celeste Davidson, Beverly Hills, CA
Diane and Austin Marxe, Glen Head, NY
Mr. & Mrs. William Modell, New York, NY
Mr. & Mrs. Peter Schaufelberger, Zurich, Switzerland
Mr. & Mrs. R. Kutnick, New York, NY
Mr. Albert Gordon, Boston, MA
Mr. Charles Wallis, San Fransisco, CA
Mr. Gordon Pye, San Fransisco, CA
Mr. James Andress, New York, NY
Mr. K. Alghanim, New York, NY
Mr. S. Gorn, Reistertown, MD
Mr. Sigeo Okumura, New York, NY
Ms. Viera Hocova, New York, NY
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