Current Location:
The Seymour & Esther Padnos Hall of Science -> 1st Floor (PAD)
Location Notes:
PAD; 1st fl., Near Lobby

Skull Profile

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.280.1
Artist:
Sharon Sandberg
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1991
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 30 in Width: 30 in
Description:
Animal skull in profile with 4 chili peppers. Painting of an animal's skull displayed on top pieces of wood with red peppers laying around.
Historical Context:
Born in Oak Park, Illinois, Sharon Sandberg received her B.F.A. degree from Grand Valley State University, her M.F.A. in painting from the University of Michigan and has done post-degree work at the Universite d'Aix-Marseilles III, Aix-en-Provence, France. Sandberg has taught at Grand Valley State University, served as Director and drawing instructor in the Art in France Program for Grand Valley, and was Visiting Professor at the University of Michigan's School of Art and Design. She has taught drawing, design and painting at Aquinas College since the fall of 1996 and is currently in charge of the department's painting program. She is locally represented by LaFontsee Galleries in Grand Rapids.