SHARON NORWOOD

SHARON NORWOOD

Sharon Norwood is a Jamaican born, Canadian artist from Toronto Canada. Her work spans several media to include painting and ceramic. Norwood received a BFA in Painting from the University of South Florida and an MFA in studio Art from Florida State University. Sharon has exhibited in Canada, the United States, Jamaica, Korea and Germany, her exhibition record includes solo exhibitions, group collaborations, and site-specific installations. Norwood has been awarded residences at Erie Arts & Culture, the McColl Center for the creative arts, the Hambidge center, the Virginia Center for the creative arts, the Vermont Studio Center, PILOTENKUECHE in Germany, Watershed Center for the ceramic arts in Maine, and ROKTOWA in Kingston Jamaica. In 2019 Norwood became a Joan Mitchell foundation nominee. Norwood’s work is in private collections in Canada and abroad.