Ruth Sherwood

Birth Date: 
1889
Birth Place: 
Chicago, Cook County
Death Date: 
1953
Active In: 
Chicago
California after 1940
Medium: 
Sculpture
Exhibitions: 
Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, AIC, 1915-33 (15 times)
Annual Exhibition of Oil Paintings & Sculpture by American Artists, AIC, 1922, 23, 31.d
A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings & Sculpture, AIC, 1933, 1934
Museum of Modern Art, NYC
Awards: 
Chicago Woman's Aid Prize, Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago Artists, AIC, 1920, 21
Lathrop Travelling Scholarship, AIC, 1921
Honorable Mention, Annual Exhibition of Oil Paintings & Sculpture by American Artists, AIC 1922
Chicago Womans Aid Prize, Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, AIC, 1920, 21 and Shaffer Prize, 1929, 30
Valentine Prize, Association of Chicago Painters & Sculptors Valentine Prize, 1939
Collections: 
Lake Shore Bank, Chicago
Spicer Memorial Fountain, Kenilworth, IL
University of Chicago
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Training: 
SAIC
Other Occupations: 
Teacher, SAIC, 1925-29
Writer, "Albin Polasek, Carving His Own Destiny."