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Laurence Philip Sisson

 (1928 - 2015)
Laurence Philip Sisson was active/lived in Massachusetts, Maine, New Mexico.  Laurence Sisson is known for coastal landscape, marine and figure painting, illustration.

Laurence Philip Sisson

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Laurence Sisson became a landscape painter and illustrator. He studied at Yale Summer School and was artist-in-residence at Publick House in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, and in 1955 became Director of the Portland, Maine School of Fine and Applied Art.

He is known for his paintings of the Maine coast and landscapes of the southwest. His style ranges from plein air watercolors to large oil landscapes with abstract and surrealist elements. Sisson has spent the last forty years living in both areas of the United States yet he notes the most influential place for his artistic development was the time he spent in Japan as a young man.

A talented painter from childhood, he attended art classes a  ...  Displaying 750 of 6932 characters.

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About  Laurence Philip Sisson

Born:  1928 - Boston, Massachusetts
Died:   2015 - Albuquerque, New Mexico
Known for:  coastal landscape, marine and figure painting, illustration