Bookstein studied sculpture at the University of Oregon, (BA Fine & Applied Arts, 1995) under Paul Buckner and Laura Alpert, and in New York City with Barney Hodes, Arslan and Anthony Antonios. Bookstein works from live models at the Art Student's League of New York.
2018 Nessa Cohen Award & Grant
2018 Red Dot, Best in Show, Phyllis Harryman Gallery, NYC
2017 Ann & Bruno Lucchesi Award & Grant for Traditional Figurative Sculpture in Clay
2016 Vivian A. Frankel Award for Sculptors
Bookstein also does commissioned portraits. If interested, please reach out using the form above.