Sarah Perry

 

Education

1983              B.F.A., Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design, Los Angeles, CA

Teaching

1988-94         Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions

2011            “If…”, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2009            Weight of the Moon, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA           
2007            The Bird and Bone Art of Joyce Culler-Shaw & Sarah Perry, Fisher Gallery,
                    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
2006            Caught From Below, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
2003            Night Migration, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
2001            Pull of the Moon, Laband Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1998            Natural Selection: 10 Year Retrospective 1988-1998, Armory Center for the Arts,
                    Pasadena, CA
                    Seeing in the Dark, Koplin Gallery, West Hollywood, CA
1995            The Sibyl's Brood, Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1992            Only Human, Redlands University Gallery, Redlands, CA
                    Phantom Tide, Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1988            Sarah Perry, The Art Store, Los Angeles, CA
1987            Medusa and Hearts, Santa Monica College, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010             Signs of the Forest, Arena 1, Santa Monica, CA
                     Crow, Morono Kiang Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                     Life after Life: A Contemplation of the Unknown,
College of the Canyons Art Gallery, Santa Clarita, CA 2009
2009             The Toy Show II, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
                     Installations Inside/ Out: 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Armory Center for the Arts,            
                      Pasadena, CA
                      Insight/ Inside LA, Jose Drudis Blada Art Gallery, Mt. St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA
                      Off The Wall, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena CA
2008              The Frostig Collection, SCAPE Gallery, Corona del Mar, CA
                      Endangered Species Exhibit, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
                      Off The Wall, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena CA
2007               Multiple Vantage Points, Southern California Women Artists 1980-2006, Barnsdall Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006               Sacred Realm: The Spiritual in Art, Santa Ana College Main Gallery, Santa Ana, CA
                       Otis-LA: Nine Decades of Los Angeles Art, LA Municipal Art Gallery,
                       Los Angeles, CA
                      Extreme Materials, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY
2005              Tree of Life, El Camino Art Gallery, Torrance, CA
                       Drawing on Unusual Surfaces, Angels Gate, Palos Verdes, CA
                       Biannual Post Card Art, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA
                       Off the Wall, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
2004               Ten! NewTown, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
                       DrawingsVII, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, West Hollywood,CA
                      Shakespeare as Muse, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR
                       Bioballistic, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                       Pontus Hulten Collection, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
                      Silver Into Gold, El Camino College Art Gallery, Torrance, CA
2003              Image & Enigma, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
                       Off The Wall, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
                      Exploring the Cosmos, Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
                      The Artful Teapot, Traveling exhibition: Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts,
                       Montgomery, AL; George Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, ON;
                       Long Beach Museum of Art, CA; Chicago Cultural Center, IL
2002               L.A. Sampler, Davis and Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR
                      The Artful Teapot, Copia Museum. Napa, CA
                       Sammlung Rosenkranz, Von der Heydt-Museum Wuppertal, Germany
2001              Art Out of the Box, DNFA Gallery, Pasadena, CA
                       C.O.L.A. (City of Los Angeles) 2001, Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA
                      GALA:xy, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
2000-01         Representing L.A., Pictorial Currents in Contemporary Southern
                      California Art, curated by Gordon Fuglie, Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA;
                       Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX;   Laguna Art Museum,
                       Laguna Beach, CA (catalog)
2000               Eccentric Visions, Group Show curated by Josine Ianco-Starrels,
                       Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
                      Swap N’Shop, Going, Going…Gone, New Town, Pasadena, CA
                      The Right To Assemble, Cal State University Los Angeles, Fine Arts Gallery, CA
1999              RE:  Assemble, Todd Madigan Gallery, Cal State University, Bakersfield, CA
                      Recent Sculpture, Griffin Gallery, Venice, CA
1998              Vault of Heaven, El Camino College Art Gallery, Torrance, CA
                       Drawings IV, Koplin Gallery, West Hollywood, CA
1997               Ex Libris, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
                      Subliminal Fictions, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
                      Phantom of the Armory, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
                      Passages:  Matter and Mind, Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, CA
                      Carbon Based Units, RTKL International Exhibit Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                      Outauction 97, Santa Monica Museum of Art, CA
                       Fringe of the Fringe, Claremont Graduate School Gallery, CA
                       Artists and Books, Santa Monica College Art Gallery, CA
1996               The Empowered Object, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
                      Myths and Magical Fantasies, California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA
                       Spooky, Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA
                      Drawn Conclusions, Riverside Art Museum, CA
                     Once Upon A Time, El Camino College Art Gallery, Torrance, CA
                      Open Book, Cal State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
                       L.A. Current:  The Female Perspective, Armand Hammer Museum of Art,
                      Los Angeles, CA
                      Maps, Charts & Routes, Irvine Fine Arts Center, CA
                     Women's Altars and Shrines, Folk Tree Collection, Pasadena, CA
                      Referencing Innocence, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

1995               Fifty, Nifty, Thrifty, Objects, Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
                      Personal Icons, Los Angeles Harbor College, Wilmington, CA
                      Openings, Contemporary Access, Riverside, CA
                      Confronting Nature - Silenced Voices, Cal State University, Fullerton, CA
                      Childrens Books by Artists, Printed Matter, New York, NY
                     The Original Art '95, Museum of American Illustration, New York, NY
                      History of the Cup, Museum of Contemporary Art & Design, San Jose, Costa       Rica
                       Altars, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
                     Saints and Sinners, Folk Tree Museum, Pasadena, CA
1994             Opera de Terra, Mt. St. Mary's College, Los Angeles, CA
                      The Games Show, Riverside Art Museum, CA
                     Cups, Space Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                     Annual Day of the Dead Show, Folk Tree Museum, Pasadena, CA
                     Skeleton, Griffin Fine Arts Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA
1993             Dark Suburban Fantasies, Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA
                     An Affair of the Art, Ryman home, Van Nuys, CA
                      Daylight Fantasy…The Night's Dark Side, Riverside Art Museum, CA
                     Day of the Dead Show, Folk Tree Museum, Pasadena, CA
                      Carecen, Every Picture Tells A Story, Los Angeles, CA
1992               The Doll Show, Joan Robey Gallery, Denver, CO
                     Carecen, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
                     Living Masters Program, Lucille Ryman Carroll, Van Nuys, CA
                      Boxes, Space Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1991              Found Object as Art, Long Beach Arts, CA
                      Modern Mythology, Joan Robey Gallery, Denver, CO
                      Art and Soul, Pence Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                     Eternal Ground - The American Desert, El Camino College, Torrance, CA
1990              12th International Biennial of Drawings, Sculptural Drawings Exhibit,
                      Museum of Modern Art of Rijeka, Yugoslavia
                      Art and Soul, Pence Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
                      Valentine Show, The Folk Tree Museum, Pasadena, CA
                      Small Works, El Camino College, Torrance, CA
                     Valentine Show, The Art Works, Riverside, CA
1989             Art and Soul, Pence Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                       Tenuous Balance, The Art Works, Riverside, CA
                     Collecting on a Shoestring:  Jeri Coates, Long Beach Museum of Art, CA
                       Art with a Sense of Humor, Brea Gallery, Brea, CA
                      Valentine, The Folk Tree Museum, Pasadena, CA
1988             The Magical Mystery Tour, Long Beach Museum of Art, CA
                      Hearts, Gallery E, Junior Arts Center, Los Angeles, CA
                      Menagerie, El Camino College, Torrance, CA
                      Faculty Show, Junior Arts Center, Los Angeles, CA
                      Beauty in the Beast, Rancho Santiago College Art Gallery, Santa Ana, CA
1987             A Survey of Objects, Space Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1985             Menagerie:  Animal Images by Contemporary Artists, San Francisco International
                      Airport, CA
1984            Animals We Have Known, Riverside Art Gallery, CA
                     The Magical Mystery Tour, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, CA
1983            First Class, Otis Art Institute Main Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                      Light, The Poet and the Scientist, Otis Art Institute North Gallery, Los Angeles,             CA
                      Group Exhibition, 6th Street Gallery, San Pedro, CA
                      Gorilla And…, Otis Art Institute North Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1982             Otis/Parsons Group Show, The Art Store Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
                      On Skids, 417 South Wall St., Los Angeles, CA
                      The Religious Show, Otis Art Institute North Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1981             Nests and Drawings, Otis Art Institute North Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

Publications

2010              Scarborough, James, Artillery Magazine, July Vol. 4, No. 6
2009              Myers, Holly, Los Angeles Times, September 20
2008              Riviera Magazine, June
                      Frank, Peter, LA Weekly, March
2007             Breault, Rich, Antelope Valley Lifestyles, April
                     Frank, Peter, Birds, Bones, and Beats, LA Weekly, March 28
                     Myers, Holly, Los Angeles Times, March 13
                     Multiple Vantage Points Catalogue 
                     ArtScene: Continuing and Recommended, Vol. 26, No. 7, March
                     Dea, Cynthia, Los Angeles Times, February 15
                     Scarborough, James,   NY Arts Magazine, January
                     Frank, Peter, art ltd, January
2006             Geer, Suvan, Art Scene, October 2006
                     Gottlieb, Shirle; Long Beach Press-Telegram, January 6, 2006
2004              O’Brien, John, Sculpture Magazine, Vol. 23, No. 6, July/August
                      Frank, Peter, Artweek, February
2003              Scarborough, James, NY Arts Magazine, October
                     ArtScene: Continuing and Recommended, Vol. 23, No. 2, October
                     Gottlibe, Shirle; Palos Verdes Peninsula News, June 18
                      Scarborough, James, Art Week, March
                     Style, Palos Verdes, February-March
                      Long Beach Press-Telegram, January
                      Welles, Elenore, ArtScene, January 
2002              Koppman, Debra, Art Week, June
                     Scarborough, James, ArtText, Spring
2001              Pagel, David, Los Angeles Times, October 14
                       Calder, Diane, Art Scene, September
                       Myers, Holly, Los Angeles Times, June 7
                       Citron, Cynthia, Heritage Southwest Jewish Press, June 1
                       Fuglie, Gordon, Juxtapose Magazine, May/June
                       Muchnic, Suzanne, Los Angeles Times, May 20
2000              Fuglie, Gordon, Representing L.A.; Pictorial Currents in Southern California
                     Art, Catalogue, Frye Art Museum
1998              Pagel, David, Los Angeles Times, August 28
                     Frank, Peter, Los Angeles Weekly, June 12-18
                       Alter-Gilbert, Gilbert, Pasadena Weekly, May 15-21
1998              Wilson, William, Los Angeles Times, May 7
                      Brooks, Rosetta, Art Forum, May
                      Turner, Nancy Kay, Art Scene, May
1997              Wilson, William, Los Angeles Times, December 2
                       Marquis, Who's Who of American Women, 20th ed., 1997-1998
1996              Grenier, Meredith, The Outlook, Life/Arts, August 27
1995              See, Lisa, Publisher's Weekly, September 25
                      Muchnic, Suzanne, Los Angeles Times, September 12
                      Backes, Laura, Childrens Book Insider, September
                      Roback, Diane, Publisher's Weekly, August 14
                      Wilson, William, Los Angeles Times, July 24
                      Saita, Anne, The Virginian-Pilot, June 11
                      McGee, Mike (ed.), Art Forum Newsletter, February/March
1993              Nixon, Bruce and Perry, Sarah, Art Week, June 3
                      Murphy, Cara, The Beach Reporter, April 27
1992              Stack, Melda, Redlands Daily Fax, October
                      Hotchner, Brandy, Bulldog Weekly, Redlands, CA, October
                      Jarrell, Joe, Village View, January
1991              Clegg, Nancy, Westworld, June 12
1990              12th International Biennial of Drawings Catalog, Rijeka, Yugoslavia
1989              Cline, Mary Alice, The Press Enterprise
                      Geer, Suvan, Artweek, December
                      Marshall, Katherine, American Airways Magazine, May
1988              Muchnic, Suzanne, Los Angeles Times, November
                      Berland, Dinah, Long Beach Press/Telegram, November
                      Helfrey, David, Visions Quarterly Magazine, Fall
1987              Isaacson, Gene, Art Forum Newsletter, December
                      Curtis, Cathy, Los Angeles Times, October
                      Berbeo, Rose, Art and Entertainment, The Corsair, May
1985             San Francisco Business Journal, August
                      San Francisco Chronicle, August
1984              Starrels, Josine Ianco, Municipal Art Gallery, Winter/Spring
                      Muchnic, Suzanne, Los Angeles Times, December
                      Images and Issues, Spring
                      Schaff, Miv, Los Angeles Times, February
1983              Otis Parsons Design Portfolio and Catalog

Grants
2007              James Irvine Foundation, Djerassi Resident Artists Program
2000-01         C.O.L.A., City of Los Angeles Grant for Individual Artists
2000              California Community Foundation, Getty Trust Fund for the Visual Arts,
                      Individual Artist Fellowship
                       
Commissions
2005              The Frostig Collection, Pasadena, CA
1990              Public Commission, City of Albuquerque, The Albuquerque Library, NM