Discipline: Visual Art – installation

Sarah Hardesty

Discipline: Visual Art – installation
Region: Falls Church, VA
MacDowell fellowships: 2012

Sarah Hardesty had her first New York solo exhibition at Davidson Contemporary. She has been awarded residencies at the Santa Fe Art Institute and Vermont Studio Center (with grants from the Joan Mitchell Foundation and the Vermont Studio Center), the Wassaic Project, and the Carriage House. She received her M.F.A. from the University of Arizona and her B.S. from Skidmore College. Her work has been included in exhibitions at the Tucson Museum of Art and The Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, AZ; The ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, NY; Davidson Contemporary, New York, NY; Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Kenise Barnes Fine Art, NY; The Wassaic Project, NY; MPG Gallery, Boston; and Wheaton College, MA.


Eastman (formerly Shop)

Sarah Hardesty worked in the Eastman (formerly Shop) studio.

Thanks to the generous support of MacDowell Fellow and board member Louise Eastman, a century-old farm building has been reinvented as a modern, energy efficient live and workspace for visual artists. Originally built to provide storage when the residency program was expanding, this small barn was simply converted for studio use in the mid-1950s with the…

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