Fred Danziger is a graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He has had over 20 solo shows in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and New York City. Danziger received a major grant from the Tiffany Foundation, and 12 American museums, include his work in their permanent collections, including the PMA and PAFA. In 2016, The Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art mounted a major exhibit of over 60 of his paintings and in 2018, SAMA conferred on him their “Distinguished Artist Award.” He also won a Mid-Atlantic Emmy® in 2018 for his illustration work done for History Making Productions, a producer of historical documentary films. Fred Danziger is also on the faculty of The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, teaching portrait painting classes both online and in person.