Awards, Prizes & Collections

Joseph Sheppard
Born 1930
Owings Mills, Maryland


Maryland Institute of Art, 1948-1952
Guggenheim Traveling Fellowship to Florence, Italy, 1957

Awards and Prizes (partial listing)

Tuscan American Association, Florence, Italy, 2016
For significant contributions to the art world in the United States and Italy.

Sports Artist of the Year, 2016
United States Sports Academy, Alabama

XVIII Premio Internazionale Pietrasanta e la Versilia nel Mondo, 2008
Gold Medal, Percival Dietsch Prize, National Sculpture Society, 1994
Silver Medal of Honor, Allied Artists of America, 1986
Agop Agapoff memorial Prize, National Sculpture Society, 1986
Willliam Meyerowitz Memorial Award, Allied Artists of America, 1985
Paul Puzinas Award, Allied Artists of America, 1983
Tallix Foundry Prize, National Sculpture Society, 1983
Governor's Prize, Maryland Artist's Exhibition, 1971
John McDonough Prize, Butler Institute of American Art, 1967
First Purchase Award, Butler Institute of American Art, 1963
Bronze Metal of Honor, Allied Artists of America, 1963
John F. and Anne Lee Stacey Scholarship Award, 1958
Emily Low Prize, Allied Artists of America, 1956
Peale Museum, Baltimore, Maryland

Museums/Collections (partial listing)

University of Maryland University College, Adelphi/Hyattsville, Maryland
Westervelt-Warner Museum of American Art, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Midwest Museum Of American Art, Elkhart, Indiana
National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
Davenport Municipal Art Gallery, Davenport, Iowa
Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona
Columbus Museum of Fine Arts, Columbus, Ohio
Westmoreland Museum of Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences, Norfolk, Virginia
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland
Brookgreen Gardens Museum of American Sculpture, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile, Alabama
New Britain Museum of Art, New Britain, Connecticut
Carnegie Institute Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Malcom Forbes Collection, New York, New York
Musco Dei Bozzetti Di Pietrasanta, Italy
Consiglio della Toscana, Florence, Italy
National Art Museum of Sport, Indianapolis, Indiana


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