Education

Boston University | MFA, Painting, 2007

The School of The Art Institute Of Chicago | BFA, Painting and Drawing, 2002

International School of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture | Umbria, Italy. 2001

 

Awards and Residences

Artist Grant & Residence | Vermont Studio Center, 2009

Constatin Alajalov Scholarship | Boston University, 2006-2007

Freedom and Hamill Award | Boston University, 2006  

SAIC Incentive Scholarship and Grant | SAIC, 1998-02

Target Stores All-American Scholarship | 1998

 

Exhibitions

6th National Juried Exhibition | Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY. 2013

Reunited | Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY. 2010

Chicago Art Open | River View East Art Center, Chicago, IL. 2010

52nd Annual Exhibition of the Contemporary Art | Strohl Art Center, Chautauqua, NY. 2009

MFA Thesis Show | Boston University, MA. 2007

MFA Solo Show | Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA. 2006

Boston Young Contemporaries | 808 Gallery, Boston MA. 2006

Student Exhibition | Montecastello, Italy. 2001

BFA Thesis Show | Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL. 2002

Conservatory on Canvas | Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago, IL.2001

Chicago Art Open | Gallery 2, Chicago, IL. 1998

 

Publication

Meatpaper | Cover, Issue 14. 2011

BU College of Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts Graduates | Selected Students, 2007

BU College of Fine Arts, Website | Selected Students, 2007

 

Collections

Lambert Family Collection | Barrington Hills, IL. 2008

 

Related Professional Experience

Sarah Meder.com | Blogging About Art, www.SarahMeder.com, 2012- Current

General Office Work | State Insurance Inc. Downers Grove, IL. 1995- Current

Private Instructor | Painting and Drawing, 2010 - Current

Private Art Tutor | Design, 2007

Substitute Teaching | Painting and Drawing, Downers Grove Districts 99 & 88, IL. 2002- 05