Installation view "Carnegie International", Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh 2018

Sarah Crowner

Sarah Crowner (1974) was born in Philadelphia; she lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. Recent projects include individual and group exhibitions at the KMAC Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, USA (2018); a participation in the 57th Edition of Carnegie International (2018); the permanent installation at the Wright Restaurant, Salomon R. Guggenheim Museum (2017) and the solo exhibition Beetle in the Leaves at MASS MoCA (2016). She has participated in various group exhibitions at WIELS Contemporary Art Centre (2013), the Jewish Museum, NY (2015), and MoMA (2013), among others. 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).
 Recently, Crowner designed the scenography and costumes for Jessica Lang's Garden Bluewith the American Ballet Theatre (2018) as well as the scenography for a revival of Robert Ashley’s Perfect Lives (2012), which travelled to Marfa, Texas and then on to venues in Europe. 

Installation view "Post Jacaranda", NHMX, Mexico City 2019

Installation view "Clay Bodies: Moving Through Ceramics", KMAC Museum, Louisville, KY, 2018

Installation view "Carnegie International", Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh 2018

American Ballet Theatre: Jessica Lang & Sarah Crowner, Guggenheim Museum, New York 2018

Swimming pool, Fundacion Casa Proal – Artist Residency, Veracruz, Mexico 2018

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 – 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

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 – 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