Alexander Rutsch Award For Painting

I am so pleased to share that I was recently selected as the winner of the 2019 Alexander Rutsch Award for Painting. This is a bi-annual juried competition, open to U.S. artists, hosted by the Pelham Art Center in Westchester County, New York. You may read more about this year’s competition and the work and…

April News: Dallas Art Fair And Site: Brooklyn

Just a quick note to share two upcoming events this month: David B. Smith Gallery will be exhibiting my paintings in a solo booth at the Dallas Art Fair next week, April 12-15. He may have a few VIP passes left, so please contact me if you will be in Dallas and would like one. I will be down there…

November Update 2017

Happy Holidays! You may have noticed that I’ve been a bit quiet in recent months. 2017 has proven to be a year of both deep introspection and increased activism and engagement within my community here in Colorado. My studio process is influenced by both, of course, and I am intrigued to see how all this is playing…

Happy New Year!

Let our New Year’s resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word. -Goran Persson Dear Friends, Wow, what a whirlwind 2016 was. I could never have predicted in January that the year would unfold in quite the way that it did. If…

David B. Smith Gallery releases White Walls catalogue

David B. Smith Gallery has released an 80-page catalogue of my recent solo exhibition, White Walls. The publication includes full-color reproductions and details of all works in the show, a foreword written by Katherine Nicholson, and a reprint of an interview I did with John Seed for The Huffington Post back in May. The catalogue can be purchased online here.

Upcoming solo shows in Denver and Basalt, CO

Dear Friends, I hope you will join me in the coming weeks for the openings of two solo exhibitions of my work in Colorado: Sarah McKenzie White Walls David B. Smith Gallery 1543A Wazee Street Denver, CO September 9-October 8, 2016 Opening Reception: Friday, September 9, 2016, 6-8pm Artist Talk: Wednesday, October 5, 2016, Doors…

Huffington Post interview and prints available

I am excited to share this interview that I did with John Seed for the Huffington Post last week: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-seed/sarah-mckenzie-white-wall_b_10399146.html I am grateful to John for the opportunity to talk in depth about the paintings in my current show,White Walls, at the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, curated by Jeffrey Teuton. The show remains up…

Upcoming solo show with the
Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art

Sarah McKenzie: White Walls Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art iMOCA at the Murphy 1043 Virginia Ave # 5 June 3 – July 23, 2016 Guest Curator: Jeffrey Teuton Opening Reception: Friday, June 3, 5 pm For more info: http://indymoca.org/exhibitions/2016/05/sarah-mckenzie-white-walls/ If your summer travel plans take you through Indiana in the coming weeks, I hope you…