Shara Hughes

Shara Hughes (b. 1981, Atlanta, GA) earned a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and later attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Recent solo exhibitions include Aspen Museum of Art, Aspen, CO; The Garden Museum, London, UK.; Le Consortium, Dijon, France; the Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI; Gallery Met at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, NY; and the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA; among many others. Forthcoming solo exhibitions include the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO; and the Yuz Museum, Shanghai, CN, in 2021; and the Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern Switzerland, in 2022. Hughes has participated in numerous group exhibitions, at venues such as the Drawing Center, New York, NY; the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX; Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ; MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA and the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA. The artist was also included in the 2017 Whitney Biennial at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY. Hughes’ work belongs to many prominent museum collections including the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX; the Denver Museum of Art, Denver, CO; the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; the Jorge M. Perez Collection, Miami, FL; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA; the M Woods Museum, Beijing, China; the Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ; the Rachofsky Collection, Dallas, TX; the Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; the Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing, China; the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.; the Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY; and the Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China, among others. Hughes currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. 

 


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Artnet News | Shara Hughes
May 19, 2021

"11 Major Art Exhibitions Not to Miss This Spring in the U.K., From David Hockney in London to Tony Cragg in Norfolk"


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Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis | Shara Hughes
September 3, 2021 - February 20, 2022

Shara Hughes "On Edge" at Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis


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Artnet News | Shara Hughes
February 12, 2021

"The Trials of 2020 Tested Relationships Worldwide. Here’s How They Strengthened the Bonds of Three Artist Couples"


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FAIR

May 20 - June 21, 2020

NADA Miami 2019

December 5 - 8, 2019

Chicago Invitational 2019

September 18 - 21, 2019

Shara Hughes

May 3 - June 23, 2019

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