SARAH PETERS

Born 1973 in Boston, MA; lives and works in New York, NY

EDUCATION

2003               MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
1996               BFA, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, P
1995               Certificate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015                Solo Project, 4 AM, New York, NY
                        Solo Exhibition, Eleven Rivington, New York, NY
2014                Mira Dancy and Sarah Peters, Asya Geisberg Gallery, New York, NY
2013                Lyre and Harp, Flippo Gallery, Randolph Macon College, Ashland, VA
                        Utopians, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY 
2010                Appeal to Heaven, Winkleman Gallery, New York, N
                        In Our Youth Our Hearts Were Touched With Fire, The Front Gallery, New Orleans, LA                                  
                        Pilgrims Progress, artSTRAND Gallery, Provincetown, MA 
2007                Being American, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY
2006                Portals (Two Person Exhibition), PS122 Gallery, New York, NY
2003                Tent Meeting, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University,Richmond, VA
2001                Solo Exhibition, Esther Claypool Gallery, Seattle, WA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016               The Swerve, Ortega y Gassett, Brooklyn, NY
2015               Uncanny/Figure, Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, N
                       Object’hood, Lesley Heller Gallery, New York, NY   
                       Around Flat, Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY
                       Rumpus Room, 4 AM, New York, NY  
                       Who, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
                       Wizards and Sorceresses, Improvised Showboat, Brooklyn, NY
2014               Ephemeral: Unraveling History, Adelphi University, Garden City, NJ                                    
                       Les Rassembleurs/The Convenors, MKG127 Gallery, Toronto, ON  
2013               The Distaff Side, The Granary, Sharon, CT
                       Wild Moon, Court Tree, Brooklyn, NY
                       ARTS/INDUSTRY: Materials, Molds, and Multiples, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
                       of-FENCE de-FENCE, Ursa Major Arts, Great Barrington, MA  
2012               Letters Not About Love: EJ Hauser, Nancy Haynes and Sarah Peters, Regin Rex Gallery, Queens, NY
                       Twisted Sisters, Dodge Gallery, New York, NY 
                       Modern Times, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
                       Drawn to Sculpture, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
                       Temple of Flora, Art Gallery at Eagle Hill Institute, Stueben, MA
                       Wavers, Sunset Park, Brooklyn, curated by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau
2010               De-Nature, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, curated by Wendy White
                       Fine Arts Work Center Fellows Exhibition, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA        
                       Mutual Migration, Michael Rosenthal Gallery, San Francisco, CA           
2009               2009-2010 Visual Arts Fellows, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown,M
2008               Timeless, Morris Museum of Art, Morristown, NJ
                       The Guys We Would Fuck, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Nayland Blake
                       Portrait, Hallway Bathroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
                       Yesterday and Today, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
                       Chroma, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
                       Dangerous Women, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
2006               Norf*ckineasters, Pluto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Nicole Eisenman
2005               Life and Limb, Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY, curated by David Humphrey
2004               The Academy at Penn, Kroiz Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
                       Compound Interest, Collaborative Concepts Gallery, Beacon, NY   
2002               Subtle Intervention, Fayerweather Gallery, UVA, Charlottesville, VA
                       Push Pull, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
                       Arts/Industry: A 28-Year Collaboration, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2001               Thrown to the Wolves, Bradford Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
                       Trans-Appalachian Tractor Pull, Hewlett Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
2000               Clearly Brilliant, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA (catalogue)
                       At Play, Esther Claypool Gallery, Seattle, WA 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015                Kardon, Dennis, “Sarah Peters, Eleven Rivington,” Art in America, June/July
                        Christoph, Sara, “Sarah Peters,” The Brooklyn Rail, June 3  
                        Johnson, Ken, “Sarah Peters, Eleven Rivington,” The New York Times, April
                        Halle, Howard, “Sarah Peters, Eleven Rivington,” Time Out New York, April 1
                        “Young New Yorkers,” Art Democracy, no. 4, pp. 18-19   
2014                Bradley, Paige K., “Mira Dancy and Sarah Peters,” Artforum, October
                        Dick, Terrence, “Les Rassembleurs at MKG127,” Akimbo, August 12
                        Peters, Sarah, "Tempests and Utopians," Cultural Politics 10, no. 1, Duke University Press, March 
2013                Griffin, Amy, “Utopians exhibition an engaging revision of history,” Times Union, January 17 
                        New York Times, Westchester Edition, January 13 (calendar image)
                        Davis, Elizabeth, “Vernissages,  Axesmundi, January 8         
2012                Cotter, Holland, “The Latest Vibe Moved to Brooklyn,” New York Times, June 7
                        Roughcut, James Kalm, “Letters Not About Love at Regina Rex,” www.youtube.com, June 20
2011                Sutton, Benjamin, “5 Brooklyn Artists Who Will Be Affected By TheRising Price of Bronze,” The L Magazine, August 18
                        Coates, Jennifer, “Etherites,” M/E/A/N/I/N/G, 25th Anniversary Edition, November
2010                “Appeal To Heaven,” The Atlantic, October 17
                        “Sarah Peters: Appeal To Heaven,” The Paris Review Daily, October 8
                        “Sarah Peters: Appeal To Heaven,” The L Magazine, September 1 
                        Johnson, Paddy, “Recommended Shows,” Art Fag City, September 15
                        Moran, Jarret, “Sarah Peters: Idealists and Founders,” Artlog, September
2007                Smith, Roberta, “Art in Review: Sarah Peters, ‘Being American’,” The New York Times, July 13
                        Wright, Jeffery Cyphers, “Retrofitting the Future,” Chelsea Now, June 29 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2014                    John Michael Kohler Connecting Communities Residency, Kohler, WI
2011                    New York Foundation for the Arts, Sculpture Fellowship, New York, NY
2009–2010          The Fine Arts Work Center, Artist Residency, Provincetown, MA 
 2007–2008         Marie Walsh Sharpe Studio Grant, The Space Program, Brooklyn, NY  
2001                    John Michael Kohler Arts/Industry Residency, ceramics, Kohler, WI 
1999                    John Michael Kohler Arts/Industry Residency, cast iron, Kohler, WI 
1998                    John Michael Kohler Arts/Industry Residency, cast iron, Kohler, WI 
                            Pilchuck Glass School, Emerging Artist in Residency, Stanwood, WA
                            Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, Project Grant 
1995                    Cresson Memorial Traveling Fellowship