sharon stepman was born in Brooklyn New York and lives and works both in New York and Italy. She attended the Art Students League as a student of George Grosz, and the Academy of Fine Arts in Florence, with Primo Conti. She continued her studies at NYU taking advantage of the master program at ICP where she discovered the art form of photography, giving a different direction to her work. Using subjects from daily life she challenges reality, where foreground and background become flat space.
Her images are in many private collections in Europe, Israel and the US. as well as the MoMA, in NY and the Boboli Gardens, Palazzo Pitti, in Florence.
exhibitions: 2009 Paris, France published by Biro Editeur "KB7 Nombres de zero a
onze (number 8)
2008 Batislava, Slovakia -projection of portfolio during review
2007 Paris, France published by Biro Editeur "New York Transfer"
text written by Jake Lamar
L'Arbre a Letter; Le Merle Moguer: Le Livre Ecarlete
Paris, France, gallerie 77 - "New York Transfer "
2005-06 Venice, Italy, Rossella Junck Gallery - "Boboli Gardnes"
2005 Berlin, Germany, Rossella Junck Gallery - "Boboli Gardens "
2005 Venice, Italy, Rossella Junck Gallery - "New York Transfer "
2004 Florence, Italy, Palazzo Pitti -" Is Green Transparent"
2002 New York City, MOMA - "Life of the City"
2002 Brooklyn, NY. Kentler International Drawing Space-"Peace"
2000 Brooklyn, NY, Kentler International Drawing Space- "small works"