Sara Carter Painter
Sara Carter
Sara Carter Artist

b. 1957 Houston, Texas

BIOGRAPHY

Sara Carter received her BFA in 1994 from San Francisco Art Institute. She has exhibited in solo exhibitions at Graystone in San Francisco. Group exhibition highlights include "Approaching Abstraction: The Power of Suggestion" at DiRosa, Napa, CA, where her work is part of the permanent collection, and "On the Surface: Contemporary Paintings by Bay Area Women" and "Toward the Millennium", both at Monterey Museum of Art La Mirada, Monterey, CA. Carter's work has been written about in the San Francisco Chronicle and Arte Al Limite. A native of Houston, she currently lives and works in Austin, Texas.

EDUCATION

1994 BFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
1979 The University of Texas, Austin, TX

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

ART FAIRS

NOTABLE COLLECTIONS

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Commack Expansion, Commack, NY
DiRosa, Napa, CA
Black Stone Minerals Company, Houston, TX
C. Johnson, Woodside, CA
Frans Mols, Tilburg, Netherlands
K. Scutchfield, Woodside, CA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015 Licenciada, Daniela Sanchez M. "Sara Carter: The Power of Color,” Arte Al Limite, July/August 2015
2011 Post, Noah. “Elusive Space,” Glasschord, Volume 1:6, June 15, 2011
2005 Baker, Kenneth. Excerpt from: "Helnwein Locates the Latent Menace in Night Visitors,” San Francisco Chronicle,           November 12, 2005
2003 Baker, Kenneth. Excerpt from: “Outside the Window, A Watcher in the Dark,” San Francisco Chronicle, May 31, 2003
2002 Baker, Kenneth. "Sara Carter's Abstracts Look Lit From the Core,” San Francisco Chronicle, October 19, 2002

PAST REPRESENTATION

Aureus Contemporary, USA
Graystone, San Francisco, CA
Octavia Gallery, Bath, UK