My work relies upon the moment I leave my interpretations behind.
remembering to leave the window open
the wind feels warm upon my cheek
the sun upon my eyes
summons the light
about the artist
Shari Abramson was born and raised in Queens, New York and attended the High School of Music and Art. She got her BA in art history from SUNY at Stonybrook, where she studied under Lawrence Alloway, and her MA in Art Education at New York University, NY. She was a model and friend of Raphael Soyer.
Abramson has taught art in New York City and in Southampton, NY schools, as well as privately in her East Hampton, NY studio. Her work has been exhibited at Spainerman Gallery, East Hampton, NY; Arlene Bujesi, East Hampton, NY; Katherine Markel Fine Arts Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY; East Hampton, NY: the Ross School Gallery, East Hampton, NY; Silas Marder Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY; Ashawagh Hall, Amagansett, NY; the Southampton Cultural Center, Southampton, NY: the James Chapel Gallery, New York, NY, among other galleries.