Artist Profile

Matruka Sherman

Mediums: Photography, Digital

Matruka Sherman has been involved with photography as a fine art since 1970 when she studied photography and film as an art major at Brooklyn College. She had her first one woman show in 1973 at the age of 22 at Avanti gallery in New York City.

Since then she has shown in numerous settings around the East Coast including Sag Harbor and East Hampton, as well as throughout Michigan. She has had several photographs published in magazines. Matruka also has photographs in the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. as part of the exhibit called The Bus Show.

Matruka has received several awards including First Prize, Best of Show and Honorable Mention in the last two years. Her work is included in many private collections. She is on the board of Ann Arbor Women Artists and a member of Women's Caucus for Art. Matruka has been a visiting artist at WSG Gallery in Ann Arbor, Michigan and will resume there in February of 2012.

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