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Lives and works in San Francisco
sarah.a.hotchkiss@gmail.com

EDUCATION
2011  M.F.A. California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2007  B.A. Brown University

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015  Free Alterations, Royal NoneSuch Gallery, Oakland, CA
2015  All Ears, Goodnight Projects, San Francisco, CA

TALKS
2017  “Tristram Shandy’s Squiggle,” San Francisco Art Book Fair, THINGS in Books, San Francisco, CA
2017  “What’s Love Got to Do With It?” San Francisco Arts Commission, California Historical Society, San Francisco, CA
2016  “Billboard City, USA,” PLACE TALKS at Prelinger Library, San Francisco, CA
2015  Pop-Up Talk at Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA
2012  “A Lecture on the History of the Future,” Carville Annex, San Francisco, CA

PUBLIC INSTALLATIONS
2017  In Circulation, Art on Market Street Poster Series, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA
2014  Same but Different, West Coast Craft, San Francisco, CA
2012  Look Up More Often, ATA Window Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011  Rare Knowledge Unlimited (Mobile), Sight School, Oakland, CA
2011  Sarsaparilla’s Shapes, a collaborative project with Maysha Mohamedi, Community Thrift, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017  Personals, Skowhegan, New York, NY
2017  Resistance Training, Slide Space 123, Oakland, CA
2016  Spots, Dots, Pips, Tiles, Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York, NY
2016  Landfill/Bedrock, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2016  Rules, Tools, and Fools, Spudnik Press, Chicago, IL
2016  Children of the Playhouse, presented by Shoot the Lobster at Present, Chicago, IL
2015  Kunsthaul, Colpa Press, San Francisco, CA
2014  Making Space, City Limits Gallery, Oakland, CA
2014  PIEROGI XX: Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY
2014  Folding the Blanket of Time, Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA (three-person)
2014  Not of This World, Pro Arts, Oakland, CA
2013  As We Had All Been Flesh Together, Now We Were Mist, KCHUNG Radio @ Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2013  nonflagpole exhibitionEXO Project Space, Oak Lawn, IL
2013  One Hundred and Forty Characters, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY
2013  Esalen Pacifica Prize Exhibition, Arka Gallery, Vladivostok, Russia
2013  SPACE TIME!, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
2012  Somewhere in the Fold, The Popular Workshop, San Francisco, CA
2011  Expanded Field, MacArthur B Arthur, Oakland, CA
2011  Hail Traveler!, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY
2011  West No East, Spray Booth Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2011  Futuro Perfecto, Zora Space, Brooklyn, NY
2011  Resource, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY (three-person)
2011  The 770 Show, Adobe Books Backroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011  The Wrong Miracle, NoMÍNIMO Espacio Cultural, Guayaquil, Ecuador
2010  Covered in moondust and glory, Zughaus, Berkeley, CA (two-person)
2010  SK10, Tompkins Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2009  Cream, no sugar, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES
2016  Fir Acres, Lewis & Clark, Portland, OR
2015  Wassaic Artist Residency, Wassaic, NY (as Stairwell’s)
2015  Art Space is Your Space Residency, Wave Pool, Cincinnati, OH (as Stairwell’s)
2014  ACRE Residency, Steuben, WI
2014  Lunar Artists’ Residency
2012  Esalen Pacifica Prize, Big Sur, CA
2011  Alternative Exposure grant for Stairwell’s (with Carey Lin)
2011  “Most Liberal Interpretation of Science,” Hypothesis: An Art / Science Fair, The Lab
2010  Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2010  Grant recipient, The Centre for Investigation, Research and Discovery
2009  Graduate Merit Scholarship, California College of the Arts
2008  Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2007  William Weston ’43 Award, Brown University

PUBLICATIONS
2017  A Practical Guide to Color on the Moon, Lunar Artists’ Residency (forthcoming)
2017  What’s Love Got To Do With It?, San Francisco Arts Commission
2016  Sci-Fi Sundays Volumes 1-5
2016  Sci-Fi Sundays Vol. 4
2015  2×2 Solo Series Catalog, Pro Arts
2015  Sci-Fi Sundays Vol. 3
2015  New World UNLTD Issue #2
2014  Sci-Fi Sundays Vol. 2
2015  Same But Different
2013  Sci-Fi Sundays Vol. 1

SELECTED PRESS
2016  Brianna Wellen, “‘Children of the Playhouse,’ where Pee-Wee Herman meets the Chicago Imagists,” Chicago Reader
2015  Curiously Direct, “Sarah Hotchkiss: Free Alterations
2014  Monique Delaunay, “West Coast Craft Commissions Project,” SF Art Enthusiast
2014 Curiously Direct, “Pro Arts: Not of This World
2013  A. Will Brown, “A Future Fascination,” CCA alumni profile
2011  William Meyers, “The Self and Others,” The Wall Street Journal
2011  JD Beltran, “Sensorial,” SF Gate
2011  Carmen Winant, “A Measurement of the Distance,” KQED Arts
2011  Brady Welch, “Picture Books,” ArtSlant
2010  Doug Harlow, “Skowhegan gets artsy,” Morning Sentinel
2009  Invisible City, Issue 05: MAPS. (Download PDF)