Sheldan Collins

Biographical Highlights

Born
Winter Solstice, Louisville, Ky

Residence
Weehawken, NJ

Education
Mechanical Engineering, English Literature, Western History: University of Kentucky
Photographic Workshops: William Albert Allard, Bruce Bacon, Dennis Stock

 

Work Experience
1986 present: Freelance photography of fine art collections; editorial photography
1977- 1986: Metropolitan Museum of Art, staff photographer
pre-1977: Robert Huntizinger Studio (NYC), Carl Fischer Studio (NYC), Harvard University/Carpenter Center for Visual Arts, Al Clayton Studio (Nashville, TN), Vanderbilt University

Foreign Work
Fine Art collections in USSR, India and Spain

Awards
The American Association of Museums 1982, 1988, 1990
Printing Industry of America, 1986
The New York Art Directors Club 1980


Workshops Taught
Fashion Institute of Technology, Graduate School, NYC
Columbia University School of Library Sciences, NYC
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Textile Conservation Dept, NYC

Selected Clients

Whitney Museum of American Art
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Brooklyn Museum
The Jewish Museum
American Crafts Museum
Bayly Art Museum (U. Va)
The Burke Collection
The Ross Collection
The Polsky Collection
Leone Design Group
Philip Morris Cos.
AOL/Time-Warner
IBM

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