Sarah Esme Harrison

b. 1990, New York, NY


Education

2017   MFA, Painting, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2013   BFA, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

2013   BA, Comparative Literature, Brown University, Providence, RI


Selected Exhibitions


2018    

Out of Hand, Gildar Gallery, Denver, CO (two person)

Got it for Cheap, Fisher Parrish, Brooklyn, NY

Plus One, Project ArtSpace, New York, NY

2017    

Buy What You Love, Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY

I Love Black, 1969 Gallery, New York, NY

Come Afuera, Chloro.Mx, Mexico City, Mexico (two person)

Close(d)Quarters, 1969 Gallery, New York, NY

Yale Painting, New Release, New York, NY

Paris, Texas, Artspace, New Haven, CT

Swatch, Olive Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Coda, Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2016  

Sphere Spaces, Aisling Gallery, The Study, New Haven, CT

Esoteric Rodeo, Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Honestly Bodily, Downstairs Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Yale MFA Benefit Auction, Field Projects Gallery, New York, NY

2015  

The Gates Are Open, Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT

A Common Thread, Mixed Greens, New York, NY

Another Garage, Los Angeles, CA (two person)

DEAR MAMA: An Accolade, Dept. of Signs and Symbols, Brooklyn, NY

Room Service, Motel, Brooklyn, NY (three person)

Rugs, Tate 2, Providence, RI (solo)

2014   

Faux/ Real, Non-Fiction, Savannah, GA

2012    

Painting and Glass, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

Bad Vibes, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI

Deepest, Darkest, Most Alone, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI

2010    

Thank You, The Space, Long Island City,NY


Awards/ Residencies


2018   

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Nominee

2014    

Norton Island Residency, Norton Island, ME

Artist’s Fellowship, Norton Island, ME

Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT

Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT


Selected Publications


2018    

Out of Hand. Graphite Journal. November 19, 2018.

Close Quarters Catalogue. January 2018.

2017    

Mannan, Zulifiqar. MFA Exhibit Showcases Thesis Work. The Yale Daily News. February 8, 2017.

2015    

Butler, Sharon. Warp and Weft: the Grid at Mixed Greens. Two Coats of Paint. July 31, 2015.

Halpert, Juliana. Critics’ Picks: “Common Thread”. Artforum. July 2015.

Room Service @ Motel. AQNB. May 11, 2015.


Teaching Experience / Visiting Artist


2018

Lecture, Swarthmore College

2017    

Ox-Bow School of Art, Teaching Assistant to Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, Saugatuck, MI

2016   

Yale University, Teaching Assistant to Sam Messer

Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Teaching Assistant to Mark Gibson



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