A native New Yorker currently lives in Richmond, VA. Ms. Bowring teaches painting at Virginia Commonwealth University. She has been a recipient of the Virginia Museum of Fine Art Professional Fellowships and the Theresa Pollak Visual Arts Awards 2003-2004 and has been granted 4 Fellowships to the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. In 2007 Bowring was invited as guest Instructor at Virginia Commonwealth University, Qatar. Bowring served as staff and Commissioner and well as Chair of the Public Art Commission for a total of 12 years. Most recently was has been elected to the Fellows Council of the Virginia Center for Creative Arts. Sally Bowring is represented by Reynolds Gallery, in Richmond, VA.