Sarah Walker

Country: USA

Title:  Dark Country

Medium: Acrylic on Paper

Size: 58" x 47.5"

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Sarah Walker received her BFA from the California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland and her MFA in Painting from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She currently resides in Worchester, Massachusetts where she is Visiting Artist in Residence / Gallery Director at Clark University. For Walker, painting and nature hold a similar allure: each has the capacity to devour anything and everything; all matter, memory, time, space, and aspects of the self are absorbed, reorganized, and transformed. Sarah Walker is interested in "maximalism" as a response to the density of the information age. If you have thoughts or artwork pertaining to this, please contact her by e-mail:

Her selected solo exhibitions include: Sarah Walker; New Work, Christal DeHaan Fine Arts Center, Indianapolis University, Indiana, 1995; Sarah Walker, New Work, Logan Gallery, Chautauqua Institution, New York, 1993; Sarah Walker: Recent Paintings, Bowman Gallery, Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1993; The Stagnant Layer, Center Gallery, Carrboro, North Carolina, 1992; Uncertain Regalia, Center Gallery, Carrboro, 1990; Building Decay, Glass Gallery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1990; MFA Thesis Exhibition, Durham Art Guild, North Carolina, 1990; and 1989 Confluence, Glass Gallery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1990.

Her selected group exhibitions include: The Second Independents Biennial, Charas El Bohio, New York, 1994; New Painting in the Triangle, Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, North Carolina, 1994; Process, Center Gallery, Carrboro, North Carolina, 1994; Thirty and Under, Young Painters, The Painting Center, New York, 1993; Southern Arts Federation / National Endowment for Arts; 1992 Painting, Drawing and Works on Paper Fellowship Exhibition, Atlanta College of Art Gallery, Georgia, 1993; Walker-Robinson, Durham Art Guild, Durham, North Carolina, 1992; Triangle Painting, Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, 1992; and Rutgers National '92 Works on Paper, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, 1992.
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