Sara Greenberger Rafferty (b. 1978) lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. In October, 2021, she opened a solo exhibition at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, PA. She will be included in A Trillion Sunsets: A Century of Image Overload, at the International Center of Photography New York opening January 2022. In 2017, Gloves Off, a solo museum exhibition accompanied with a fully illustrated catalogue opened at the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, NY and traveled to the University Art Museum in Albany, NY.
Other solo and two person exhibitions include DOCUMENT, Chicago; JOAN, Los Angeles; the John Young Museum of Art at the University of Hawai’i, Manoa; Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York; kim?, Riga, Latvia; The Kitchen, New York; MoMA PS1, New York; Eli Marsh Gallery at Amherst College, Massachusetts; The Suburban, Illinois; Fine Arts Center Gallery at University of Arkansas; and a commissioned sculpture for the Public Art Fund. Rafferty has participated in group exhibitions including Sculpture Milwaukee 2021; the 2020 Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie in Mannheim, DE; the 2014 Whitney Biennial; the Hammer Biennial; the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Oregon; the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center in Georgia; Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna; the Aspen Art Museum, Colorado; Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York; Gagosian Gallery, New York; and The Jewish Museum, New York, among many others.
She is included in the collections of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY; the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY; the Yale University Art Museum, New Haven, CT; the New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT; the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, IL; and the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, NH.
She is Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Photography at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. Studio Visit, Rafferty’s upcoming experimental monograph, will be published by Inventory Press in the Winter 2021-2022.
Sara Greenberger Rafferty Studio
555 Dekalb Avenue
Ground Floor Left
Brooklyn NY 11205
sara AT sgrstudio.info
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2008 – 2021
Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York
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1520-22 Hans Holbein the Younger The Body of the Dead Christ in the Tomb
1863 Eduard Manet Olympia
1963 Claes Oldenburg Bedroom Ensemble
1965 Yoko Ono Cut Piece
1971 Chris Burden You'll Never See My Face in Kansas
1975 Chantal Ackerman Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
1978 Roy de Carava Man in Window, New York
1982 Allan McCollum Surrogates
1986 Nan Goldin The Ballad of Sexual Dependency
1987 Sherrie Levine Large Gold Knot 1
1988 Adrian Piper Cornered
2003 Andrea Fraser Untitled
2011 Maurizio Cattelan All
2013 Camille Henrot Grosse Fatigue
2020 Steve McQueen Lover's Rock