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Sarah G. Sharp MA/MFA ’08

Assistant Professor at University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Sarah G. Sharp is assistant professor in the Foundation program at UMBC and is also on the faculty in the MFA in Art Practice program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.

Sharp is the recipient of a Getty Library Research Grant, a BRIC Arts Media Fellowship, residency awards at Cortijada Los Gázquez in Almeria, Spain, The Vermont Studio Center, and The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center. Exhibitions include The Aldrich Museum, Real Art Ways, Hampden Gallery at UMass Amherst, Frederieke Taylor Gallery and Stephan Stoyanov Gallery, NY.

Her oral history interview with Elaine Reichek was published by the Smithsonian Institute’s Archives of American Art in 2009.

She is co-founder of COHORT artist’s collective and lives and works in Brooklyn and Baltimore.

One-Person Exhibitions

Gallery 1724, Houston; Shine Studio, East Hampton, NY; Richard & Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase College, NY; Red Mill Gallery, Johnson, VT

Group Exhibitions

Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT; Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT; Stephan Stoyanov Gallery; Frederieke Taylor Gallery; Broadway Gallery; Homestead Gallery; 55 Mercer Street Gallery; Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Pelham Art Center; Proteus Gowanus


The New York Times, Hartford Courant, Greenwich Times

Awards And Honors

Art Connects New York, BRIC Media Arts Fellowship, Getty Research Institute Library Grant. Artist residencies include: Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Vermont Studio Center

Visit her website here.