Sarah Maloney

"My work is about identity and how it is constructed within and without the individual"

Bio

Sarah Maloney, RCA, is a Halifax artist who completed an MFA at the University of Windsor and a BFA at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. She has received numerous grants and awards from the Canada Council for the Arts, Arts Nova Scotia, The New Brunswick Arts Board and the Ontario Arts Council.

Her work is held in the collection of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Dalhousie Art Gallery, the Nova Scotia Art Bank, the Canada Council Art Bank and the New Brunswick Art Bank. She has exhibited in group and solo exhibitions nationally and internationally. Including Fray at the Textile Museum Toronto; Corpus, the Beaverbrook Art Gallery; and Atlantic Crossing, Dresden Germany. She has been artist-in-residence at the Memory Disability Clinic, Camp Hill Hospital, Halifax and at Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. She currently teaches part- time in the foundation and sculpture programs at NSCAD University.

Press Links

2018
WATCH OUT: A Critical Selection From the Permanent Collection. Curated by Danielle Hogan, The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB.
https://watchout2018.wordpress.com/watch-out-catalogue/

2017

Cultural Topographies: The Complexities of History and Identity in Canada. Curated by Julie Rene de Cotret, Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo, ON. 
http://www.theclayandglass.ca/exhibitions/past-exhibitions/
https://vimeo.com/215655190

Natura Humana, Manif d’art 8 – Québec City Biennial, curated by Alexia Fabre, Materia, Quebec City, QC. 
http://centremateria.com/programmation-2016-2017/manif-dart-8/

2016
Terroir: A Nova Scotia Survey. Curated by Sarah Fillmore, David Diviney & Bruce Johnson. The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax NS. 
https://www.artgalleryofnovascotia.ca/exhibitions/terroir-nova-scotia-survey

2015
Making Otherwise: Craft and Material Fluency in Contemporary Art. Curated by Heather Anderson Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge, ON, 2015; Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, NS, 2015; Carleton University Art Gallery, 2014.
http://us5.campaign-archive2.com/?u=27f6210f69452ee6432ebdf7f&id=6ef765dd06&e=56be63f5f5
http://msvuart.ca/index.php?menid=02&mtyp=17&article_id=508
http://www.cuag.ca/index.php/exhibitions/225


Visual Arts Nova Scotia, First Flowershttp://visualartsnews.ca/exhibitions/first-flowers-2/

Dalhousie Art Gallery, Anatomicahttp://us5.campaign-archive2.com/?u=27f6210f69452ee6432ebdf7f&id=6ef765dd06&e=56be63f5f5

2014
Studio 21 Fine Art, Art Toronto 2014: http://studio21.ca/art-toronto-booth-207.html

ARTsPLACE, First Flowershttp://arcac-artsplace.weebly.com/artist-run-centre-exhibitions.html

ARTsPLACE First Flowers publication PDF: http://arcac-artsplace.weebly.com/uploads/8/9/7/4/8974104/firstflowers_v2_2.pdf

NSCAD: http://nscad.ca/site-nscad/media/nscad/Fine%20Arts%20Newsletter%20Revised%20070914.pdf

Making Otherwise: Craft and Material Fluency in Contemporary Art: http://cuag.carleton.ca/index.php/exhibitions/225

Making Otherwise:  Craft and Material Fluency in Contemporary Arthttp://mixedbagmag.com/tag/sarah-maloney/

2013
Nature in Culture, Art Gallery of Peterborough. http://agp.on.ca/exhibitions/melissa-doherty-and-sarah-maloney-nature-in-culture/

Nature in Culture, Art Gallery of Peterborough: http://www.akimbo.ca/akimbos/?id=55757&sa=U&ei=URtWU5W-DYOX5ASvlID4Dg&ved=0CEQQFjAH&usg=AFQjCNES4rY0VGCJzwDkPkkjOzBwoOSyKA

Nature in Culture, Art Gallery of Peterborough: http://www.kawarthanow.com/kawarthanowguide/2013/03/29/art-on-the-street-april-2013/

Collapse, Artist Interview Kelowna Art Gallery: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zf-eqt1HJGU#t=10

Collapse, Kelowna Art Gallery:  http://www.kelownacapnews.com/entertainment/194064311.html

Collapse, Kelowna Art Gallery. http://kelownaartgallery.com/exhibitions/2013-2/sarah-maloney-collapse/

Collapse, Kelowna Art Gallery: http://www.kelownacapnews.com/entertainment/189291911.html

2012
Artist in Residence University of Windsor: http://www.uwindsor.ca/dailynews/2012-10-03/sculpture-foundry-draws-artist-in-residence-back-to-windsor

Skin, the seduction of surfacehttp://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/story/2012/05/18/ns-meat-dress-steals-show.html

Skin, the seduction of surfacehttp://thechronicleherald.ca/artslife/97945-artist-tackles-meaty-subject

Skin, the seduction of surfacehttp://www.artgalleryofnovascotia.ca/en/AGNS_Halifax/exhibitions/pastexhibitions/skintheseductionofsurface/default.aspx

2007

Fray, Textile Museum of Canada: http://www.textilemuseum.ca/apps/index.cfm?page=exhibition.detail&exhId=124

Fray, catalogue essays by Carolyn Bell Fraser and Sarah Quinton: http://www.textilemuseum.ca/apps/index.cfm?page=exhibition.detail&exhId=124#

Wynick Tuck Gallery Toronto: http://www.wynicktuckgallery.ca/past_2007/past_Maloney_2007.htm

Finding the Invisible, Stride Gallery, Calgary: http://www.stride.ab.ca/arc/archive_2007/hunt_maloney_cheney_main/hunt_maloney_cheney.htm

2000
Body Narratives in Canada, Woman’s Art Journal by Lianne McTavish: http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/1358744?uid=3739432&uid=2&uid=3737720&uid=4&sid=21104681870141

1999
Canadian Medical Association Journal: http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/reprint/160/4/540.pdf

Knit, Eastern Edge Gallery: http://www.easternedge.ca/archives1999.htm