Sigmund Morton Abeles is active/lives in New York, New Hampshire. Sigmund Abeles is known for figural sculpture, printmaking, teaching.
Born in New York City and spending much of his career in Northwood, New Hampshire, Sigmund Morton became a sculptor and printmaker, specializing in abstract figures.
He studied at the Pratt Institute and in 1955 earned a B.A. Degree from the University of South Carolina, and in 1957, an MFA from Columbia University. He was an instructor at the Swain School of Design in New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1961-64; at Wellesley College, 1964-69; and then spent the remainder of his career at the University of New Hampshire where he became Professor Emeritus. He later returned to New York City where he teaches drawing at the National Academy School of Fine Arts.
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"