Installation view "Beetle in the Leaves", MASS MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts 2016

Sarah Crowner

Sarah Crowner (1974) was born in Philadelphia and is based in Brooklyn.
Recent projects include the permanent installation at the Wright Restaurant, Salomon R. Guggenheim Museum (2017) and the solo exhibition Beetle in the Leaves at MASS MoCA (2016). In 2013 she participated in a major survey exhibition on abstract painting at Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. She was part of the 2010 Whitney Biennial curated by Francesco Bonami and Gary Carrion-Murayari. Her works have been shown at White Columns in New York, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, curated by Anthony Huberman, which traveled to ICA in London, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, de Appel in Amsterdam, Culturgest in Lisbon (2010), as well as DAAD Galerie, Berlin (2008).
Crowner designed the scenography for a revival of Robert Ashley’s Perfect Lives, which travels to Marfa, Texas and then on to venues in Europe.  

Installation view "Sarah Crowner - Beetle in the Leaves", MASS MoCA, Massachusetts 2016

Installation view "Sarah Crowner - Beetle in the Leaves", MASS MoCA, Massachusetts 2016

Installation view "Sarah Crowner - Tutsi Baskets", Galerie Nordenhake Stockholm 2016

Untitled, 2016, acrylic on canvas, sewn, 198 x 152.5 cm

Untitled, 2016, acrylic on canvas, sewn, 152.5 x 122 cm

Untitled, 2016, acrylic on canvas, sewn, 152.5 x 122 cm

Rotated Hands and Flowers, 2014, oil on linen, 152.5 x 122 each

Bench (Open Angle), 2016, laquered plywood, 45 x 165 x 46 cm

Installation view "Sarah Crowner - Painter Painter", Walker Art Center, Minneapolis 2013

Installation view "Sarah Crowner- Rehearsal", Galerie Nordenhake Stockholm 2012

Untitled, 2012, Stained mahogany, table, 58 x 24 x 28 cm, 76 x 16.5 x 15 cm, 91 x 22 x 19 cm

Kurtyna Teatru (after Maria Jarema), 2012, fabric paint on canvas, 200 x 600 cm