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  • Happy New Year! (1/1/2017)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… Read More
  • David B. Smith Gallery releases White Walls catalogue (12/5/2016)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.Read More
  • Upcoming solo shows in Denver and Basalt, CO (8/30/2016)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… Read More
  • Huffington Post interview and prints available (6/17/2016)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… Read More
  • Upcoming solo show with the
    Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art
    (6/1/2016)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… Read More
  • Happy New Year! (1/14/2016)I hope 2016 is off to a great start for all of you. I found the holidays to be particularly hectic in December (probably because I waited until the 11th hour to prepare!), so I am really happy to have arrived in January, looking ahead to an exciting spring. For the first time since 2006,… Read More
  • Art on the Edge- New Mexico Museum of Art (4/14/2015)Several of my newest paintings will be on view this spring and summer in a group exhibition at the New Mexico Museum of Art in Santa Fe. The show, Art on the Edge 2015, was juried for the NMMA by Nora Abrams, Associate Curator at MCA Denver. The other six artists selected for the exhibition are Will Clift, Danae… Read More
  • Dave Bown Projects – 9th Semiannual Competition (1/9/2015)I’m excited to share the news that I have received an award through the Dave Bown Projects 9th Semiannual Competition, curated by Steven Matijcio (Curator, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati), Dominic Molon (Curator of Contemporary Art, RISD Museum), and Marina Pacini (Chief Curator and Curator of American, Modern, and Contemporary Art, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art).… Read More
  • Imagine Architecture (11/3/2014)I am pleased to announce my inclusion in an exciting book project: Imagine Architecture: Artistic Visions of the Urban Realm. The hard-cover book, edited by Lukas Feireiss and Robert Klanten, was released in August by Berlin-based Gestalten Press. From the publisher: “Visual culture influences architecture —and vice versa. Imagine Architecture compiles contemporary perspectives on this exchange… Read More
  • Contemporary Colorado Group Show (11/3/2014)I currently have two paintings on view at the new Curfman Gallery, on the campus of Colorado State University, in Fort Collins. The exhibition, titled Contemporary Colorado, was juried by Nora Abrams, Associate Curator at MCA Denver. The show features 50 works by 34 artists. I am delighted to exhibit my paintings alongside work by… Read More
  • Launch Party for Teles Properties & SQFT (9/25/2014)I currently have nine construction paintings on loan to a new Boulder real estate office (Teles Properties) and Internet start-up (SQFT).  The launch party/reception for both business ventures is scheduled for Thursday, September 25th, from 5 to 7 pm.  If you would like to stop by on the 25th to see my work installed in… Read More
  • Exhibiting with Keeler & Co. at PULSE New York next weekend (5/1/2014)If you are going to be in New York next weekend for the art fairs, I will have work on view at Pulse, May 8-11. I will be exhibiting with Keeler & Co., the new business venture of Jeffrey Teuton, the former director of Jen Bekman Gallery. Below, I've attached the email from Keeler & Co. with more information about the fair.Read More
  • Final week of my solo show Transitional (4/6/2014)My solo show, Transitional, at David B. Smith Gallery in Denver is entering its final week, so if you have not yet had a chance to stop in to see the exhibition, there's no time like the present. The gallery will be open this week, Tuesday- Saturday, from 12 to 6 pm.Read More