SARAH FAUX

Born in Boston, USA, 1986. Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York, USA

 

EDUCATION

2015

Yale University, MFA Painting and Printmaking

2009

Rhode Island School of Design, BFA Painting, Honors

2008      

Brown University, BA History of Art and Architecture, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020

Capsule Shanghai, Shanghai, China (forthcoming)

2019

Sarah Faux, Solo Project at Frieze NY Frame Section (presented by Capsule Shanghai), New York, USA

2018  

Pucker, Capsule Shanghai, Shanghai, China

11am Mirror Hole, Cuevas Tilleard, New York, USA

2017

Seether, Thierry Goldberg, New York, USA 

2016

Gemini, Stems Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Pleasure in Precariousness, Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, USA

A Seed's a Star, Loyal Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

Attached: Meghan Brady, Sarah Faux, Melissa Meyer, Anne Ryan, New York Studio School, New York, USA 

Bed, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA, USA, curated by David Humphrey and Kate Javens 

Awaken, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, New York, USA, curated by Eileen Jeng Lynch

Mushrooms, Y2K group at 7 Franklin Place, New York, USA 

2018              

The Divine Joke, Anita Rogers Gallery, New York, USA, curated by Barry Schwabsky

Outside In, Francesco Pantaleone Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy

#FFFFFFiguration, Nevven Gallery, Gothenberg, Sweden, curated by Jonathan Chapline

I am no bird, ltd los angeles, Los Angeles, USA

2017

Slip, three person show with Marcela Florido and Tschabalala Self, Stems Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

Drawer,  pop-up curated by Flat File, Deli Gallery, Queens, New York, USA

Close Quarters: 8 Representational Painters, 1969 Gallery, New York, USA 

Small Painting, COUNTY, Palm Beach, FL, USA

2016

Regrouping, Edward Thorp Galllery, New York, New York, USA

Forward, ltd los angeles, Los Angeles, USA

Touching in the Dark, yours, mine & ours gallery, New York, USA (two-person show with Mandy Lyn Ford)

When We Become Us, Capsule Shanghai, Shanghai, China

Scale a Wall, Cuevas Tilleard, New York, USA

Four Artists, Fredericks & Freiser Gallery, New York, USA

WACKing the Piñata, ltd los angeles, Los Angeles, USA

30 under 30ish, Victori + Mo, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Beyond the Gaze: Women Painting Women, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, USA

Young Frankensteins, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, USA

2015

NO NOTICE, Newtown Creek Barge Park, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Receptive Fields, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, New York, USA

Saatchi Art Presents Surface Tension, Pop-up show at Parasol Projects, New York, USA

Artemisia, Cuevas Tilleard Projects, New York, USA

The Rhode Island School of Design Alumni/Faculty Show, Studio 53, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, USA

Elaine!, Wanusay, Montreal, Canada

Yale MFA Painting & Printmaking, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, USA (curated by David Humphrey)

Summer Group Exhibition 2015, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, USA

The Ramble, The Range, Saguache, USA

Richard Said, Fjord, Philadelphia, USA

Take it Easy, Dubrovnik Contemporary, Dubrovnik, Croatia

2015 but who's counting: Yale MFA Thesis, Green Hall Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, USA

2014

Junction, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, USA

Mental Furniture, contributed a PDF to Petrella's Imports @ Night Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

MFA 2015, Green Hall Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, USA

Boston Young Contemporaries, 808 Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, USA

I'll Miss Your Garbage, Molasses Books, Brooklyn, New York, USA

About the Body, Gallery 1989, Larchmont, New York, USA

Shelter, with Chuck Webster, Giampietro Gallery, New Haven, USA

First Year Show, Green Hall Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, USA

2013

Sense-Data, Shoot the Lobster, New York, USA (curated by RK Projects)

Splendor in the Grass, Green Hall Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, USA

Dying on Stage: New Painting in New York, Garis and Hahn Gallery, New York, USA (curated by Kyle Chayka)

Slippery Slope, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, USA

2012

Streamlines, KANSAS, New York, USA

Brucennial 2012, Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York, USA

2011

DANK, two person show with Tatiana Berg, Tompkins Projects, Brooklyn, USA

2009

My Space, Gelman and Dryfoos Gallery, RISD Museum of Art, Providence, USA

 

RESIDENCIES AND AWARDS

2020

The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China

2018-2019

Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder, New York, USA (ongoing)

2017

Cuevas Tilleard Projects, Lamu, Kenya

Yaddo, Artist’s Residency, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA

2014

Gloucester Painting Prize and Residency, Yale School of Art, Gloucester, USA

2012

Yaddo, Artist's Residency, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA

2009

Woodstock-Byrdcliffe Guild Artist-In-Residence, Woodstock, New York, USA

2008

Ox-bow School of Art Fellowship, Saugatuck, USA

  

ARTIST LECTURES

2018

Montclair State University, Montclair, USA

"Canvas as a Body: Sarah Faux and Deng Tianyuan on the history of painterly painting", Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China

2017

Hunter College, Kossak Painting Program, New York, USA

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, USA

2016

Shanghai American Center, Shanghai, China

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, USA

2015

Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, USA (invited by Dona Nelson)

2013

Providence College, Providence, USA