Shara Hughes

Shara Hughes, born in Atlanta in 1981, lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design, attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, recieved a Joan Mitchell Fellowship to attend Vermont Studio Center, and attended Anderson Ranch artist residency.  Solo exhibitions include Marlborough Chelsea, New York; Gallery Met, Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Atlanta; Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta; American Contemporary, New York; Rivington Arms, New York; Museum 52, London; Metroquadro, Rivoli; and Galerie Mikael Anderson, Copenhagen. She has participated in group exhibitions at Jack Hanley Gallery, New York; Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco; Coburn Projects, London; Salon 94, New York; Gredier Contemporary, Zurich; the High Museum of Art, Atlanta; and the Whitney Biennial, among others. 


Biography

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Shara Hughes mentioned in NY Magazine's Vulture
May 19, 2017

Shara Hughes is mentioned in Jerry Saltz's article "Right Now Is a Blockbuster Moment in New York for Female Artists" in New York Magazine's Vulture section.


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Shara Hughes in Bookforum
March 31, 2017

A painting by Shara Hughes is featured in Bookforum alongside a review of "How to Murder Your Life."


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Shara Hughes in W Magazine
April 1, 2017

Shara Hughes is featured in the April issue of W Magazine.


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Exhibitions

Same Space Different Day

April 30 - June 25, 2017

NADA Miami Beach

December 1 – 4, 2016

Pipe Dream

May 5 - 8, 2016

Hill of Munch

February 28 - March 27, 2016