SARAH NELSON

B. 1988, Vienna, Austria

2011, B.A. in Studio Art, Taylor University, IN

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017-2018

Inopia, Natural Heritage Project, Farm Table Foundation Gallery, Amery, WI

Exhibitions

2018
Group Exhibition, Minnesota State Fair Art Exhibition, Minnesota State Fair Grounds, St. Paul, MN

2018
Group Exhibition, Art Needs People & Northern Spark, Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, MN

2018
Group Exhibition, Art Fair, Porch Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2018
Group Exhibition, Drawing Residency, Lacuna Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2018
Group Exhibition, Breadth: Conversations in Form, AZ Gallery, ST. Paul, MN

2018
Group Exhibition, St. Paul Art Crawl Exhibition, AZ Gallery, ST. Paul, MN

2017
Group Exhibition, Norsemen Juried Art Show, Norseman Distillery, Minneapolis, MN

2016

Solo Exhibition, AuslandishSummer Winter Studio, St. Paul, MN

2015
Group Exhibition, Fusion, National Juried Exhibition, ARC Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015
Group Exhibition, Selected Art Show, TEDx Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN

2014
Solo Exhibition, Auslandish, Bull Run, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN

2013
Group Exhibition, $99 Art Show, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN

2013
Two Person Exhibition, Faces, Boneshaker Books, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN

2011
Group Exhibition, Alphabet, MetCalf Gallery, Taylor University, IN

Publications 

2018
"10 Must-See Works at Minnesota State Fair's Fine Arts Building" by Alicia Eler,
August 31st, 2018, Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN

2017

"How The Ausländer Found Home"
The Giving Issue Vol 2. No. 6, Make It Minnesota Magazine, Minneapolis, MN

2015
"Best New Art of 2016"
Minnesota Monthly Magazine, Minneapolis, MN

2015
"Fusion" 
Fusion National Juried Exhibiton Catalogue, ARC Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014
"New Prospect"
City Pages, City Pages Cover Illustration, Minneapolis, MN

Residencies

2018
Fall Studio Tour Residency, Kah Nee Tah Gallery, Lutsen, MN

2018
Drawing Residency, Lacuna Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2017
Fall Studio Tour Residency, Kah Nee Tah Gallery, Lutsen, MN

SPEAKING + LECTURES

2018
Creation Care, Art House North, St. Paul, MN 

2016

Artist Talk, Southwest Christian High School, Chanhassen, MN

 

 

Awards

2018

2nd Place in Drawing and Pastel, Minnesota State Fair

Fellowships

2018-2019
Sustainable Community Partnership Fellowship, University of St. Thomas  
Artist Fellowship

Collections

Public Collections: Vicinity Coffee, Five Watt Coffee, Art House North, Kah Nee Tah Gallery, and Taylor University

Private collections in the USA, Portugal, and Canada. 

Workshops

2018:  August
Painting Workshop, Minnesota Camp, Alexandria, MN

2018: June, August, December
Nature Illustration Workshop, Farm Table Foundation, Amery, WI

2018: May
Nature Illustration Workshop, Creators Space, St. Paul, MN

2018: June, August, December
Nature Illustration Workshop, Farm Table Foundation, Amery, WI

2017: October
Illustration Demonstration, Kah Nee Tah, Lutsen, MN

2011-current: 
Illustration Workshops for Inverted Arts in Kenya, Dominican Republic, Minneapolis, MN, and Mexico