Sarah Plimpton

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460 Riverside Drive, Apt. 72
New York, N.Y. 10027
(212) 595-6942
sgplimpton@gmail.com
website: sarahplimpton.com
Curriculum Vitae
     
Born in New York City
    Lived in Paris, l962-1981
    Lives and works in New York City
EDUCATION
 
1958
  B.A., Smith College
1958-61
  Harvard Medical School
1982-85
  Graphics, Pratt Institute, Manhattan
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
 
2016
  Black Light, New Work, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2014
  New Works, Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich
2013
  New Work, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2010
  Prints and Artist’s Books, Turtle Point Press, New York
2010
  New Works, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2009
  New Works, Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich
2007
  New Works, Ober Gallery, Kent. Connecticut
2006
  Over The Edge, Recent Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2005
  Recent Works, Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich
2005
  Paintings,  Simon Gallery, Morristown, NJ
2004
  Aquatints,  Manhattan Graphics Center, New York
2003
  Monthly Featured Artist, The Center for Book Arts, New York
2003
  New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2002
  Gemalde, Grafiken und Buchkunst, Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich
1999
  New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
1999
  Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich
1997
  New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
1997
  Prints, Galérie Lucette Herzog, Paris
1994
  New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
1994
  Oils and Gouaches,  New York Academy of Sciences
1992
  Poems and Etchings,  Books & Co., New York
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
2016
 

New Prints / Winter - juried show, International Print Center, New York

2015
 

# Best of 20! Years, Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich

2015
 

Juried exchange show - Manhattan Graphics Center Umbrella Studio, Townsville, Australia

2015
 

Redux: Selected Featured Artist Projects Renewed, Curator Maddy Rosenberg,
The Center for Book Arts, New York

2013
 

New York – New Delhi  Works on Paper: Ganz,  Plimpton, Sabharwal, Kumar  Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi

2012
  Multiple Encounters Second Edition, Indo-US Print Exhibition, Lalit Kala Adademi Gallleries, juried show, New Delhi  
2011
 

1st National Exhibition of Intalgio Prints, juror, Roberta Waddell, The New York Society of  Etchers

 
2011
  Multiple, Limited, Uniique: Selection From the Permanent Collection of the Center For Book Arts, The Center For Book Arts, New York
2010
  The Grenfelll Press Thirty Years of Collaboration, Knoedler Project Space, New York
2010
  Teacup Show, Rose Burlingham and Turtle Point Press, New York City
2010
  New Prints2010/Autumn,  juried show, International Print Center New York
2010
  I will cut thrU: Pochoirs,Carvings, and other Cuttings, juried show, The Center for Book Arts, New York
2009
  Etching and Monotype, juried by Samantha Rippner, The New York Society of Etchers, Inc
2006
 

American Impressions, American Printmaking, juried by Marilyn Kushner, William Paterson University, New Jersey

2005
 

New York/Paris DIALOGUE Paris/New York, The Center for Book Arts, Abrons Art Center, Long Island University,
Paris: Cite Internationale des Arts, Atelier Lacouriere -Frelaut, Parsons Paris, Curator Maddy
Rosenberg

2005
  New Prints/Summer: Etchings, juried show, International Print Center New York
2004
  Multiple Encounters, Indo-US Prints, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi
2004
 

Artist Members Show,  The Center for Book Arts, juried by Mindel Dubinsky and Milan Hughston

2003
 

Artist Members Show, The Center for Book Arts,  juried by Roberta Waddell and May Castleberry, New York

2002
  Contemporary Printmaking, St. Johns University, New York
2002
  Juried Artist Members Show, The Center for Book Arts, New York
2002
 

American Days Festival, Manhattan Graphics Center,  
Galeria Biura Wystaw Artystycznych, Sandomierz, Poland  
Erlin Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
Majsternia Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine

2001
  Manhattan Graphics Center, Russell-Cotes Museum, Bournemouth, England
2001
  Five Printmakers, Galerie Beckel Odille Boikos, Paris
2001
 

The Hudson River Project,  Manhattan Graphics Center, Hudson River Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY

2001
  Juried Artist Members Show, The Center for Book Arts, New York
2001
  Manhattan Graphics Center,  Galeria Slad, Elk, Poland
2001
 

Print Celebration, Galerie Delta, Paris

2000
  Six Women Artists, Kate Ganz, New York
1999
 

Conversations: Printmaking and the Artist's Book, Curator Anne de Vere, Henry Street Settlement, Abrons Art Center, New York

1999
 

Into Print! Printmaking and Processes, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Jersey

1998
 

Out of the Center, Artists' Books from the Center for Book Arts Charles E. Shain Library, Connecticut College

1998
  Annual Artist Members Exhibition of Contemporary Bookworks, Center for Book Arts, juried show, New York
1998
 

Selected Works from Manhattan Graphics Center, Atelier Aubergine, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

1997
  The Imaginary City, Manhattan Graphics Center, juried by David Kiehl,  curator of prints, Whitney Museum,  New York
1997
 

New Horizon, The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers, Bankside
Gallery, London
Keele University Art Gallery, Staffordshire, England
Konstform 2, Norrkoping, Sweden

1997
  Today's Printmakers: Artist and Wordsmith, Hillwood Museum, New York
1996
  Mysterious Worlds, Center for Book Arts, New York
1995
  Portrait in Images and Words, Harper Collins Gallery, New York
1995
  The Traditional and the Unacknowledged, Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York
1995
  Artists' Books, 450 Broadway Gallery, New York
1995
  Printwork '95, juried by Andrea Feldman, Assistant Curator, Department of Prints and Illustrated Books, MOMA,Barrett House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, NY
1994
  Inky Fingers: Works by Small and Fine Presses, Center for Book Arts, New York
1992
 

Selections '92, (Center for Book Arts New York);The Print Club, Philadelphia, March-April

1989
  Figure, Form + Landscape, Art 54, 54 Greene Street, New  York
   
COLLECTIONS
   
  Morgan Library
New York Public Library
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Bibliothèque Jacques Doucet, Paris
The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
The Museum of Fine Arts, Bost
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University
Temple University Library, Special Collections
Whitney Museum of American Art
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Harris Collection, Brown University
Boston University Library, Special Collections
Smith College, Special Collections
Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Hecksher Museum, Huntington, New York
University of Western Michigan, Special Collections
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs
University of Washington, Special Collections
Swarthmore College, Special Collections
Museum of Modern Art, Library
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY
 
2013
  Interview, Central Booking Magazine
2013
  Mary Ann Caws, review of show at June Kelly, Hyperallergic Weekend
2006
  Michael Amy,  review of show at June Kelly, Art in America, February
1999
  David Ebony's Top Ten, Artnet.com Magazine, November
1997
  J. Bowyer Bell and Margaret Sheffield, reviews of show at June Kelly,
Review, April 15, pp.  4 , and 9
1994
  Laurel Berger, review of show at June Kelly, ARTnews, November, p.157
1993
  The Print Collectors' Newsletter XXIV:1 (March-April), p.23
1991
  Viviane Forrester, "L'Instant en Suspens," Art Press 155   (Paris,February), pp. 44-46
PUBLICATIONS
 
2013
The Every Day, Pleasure Boat Studio, poems
2012
  Hurry Along, Pleasure Boat Studio, nove
2009
  L’Autre Solleil, Le  Cormier, poems, bilingual edition French, English; Belgium
1976
  Single Skies, (Living Hand), ed. Paul Auster and Lydia Davis
Poems and Prose in:
   
  The Partisan Review
Modern Occasions
Living Hand
Extensions
The Paris Review
Le Mache Laurier (translated by Jean Baptiste de Seynes)
The Denver Quarterly
The New York Review of Books
Puckerbrush Review
La Fabrique
Po&sie  (translated by David Mus)
Short Story in Breakthrough Fictioneers, ed. Richard Kostelanetz, (Something Else Press, 1973)
L ‘ Etrangere
The Sienese Shredder
Cover, Paris Review, No.138 (Spring 1996)