Faculty Biography


Sarah Walker, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of Studio Art
Department of Visual and Performing Art
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

Phone: 508.793.7301
Email: swalker@clarku.edu

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Professor Walker received a B.F.A. from the California College of Arts and an M.F.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1990. She has been at Clark since 1998.
Sarah Walker received the 2005 Rappaport Prize

Current Teaching and Creative Work

Professor Walker is an abstract painter whose emphasis is on creating visual filters for virtual spaces. She has received the Hayden Junior Faculty Fellowship for Teaching and Scholarship from Clark, residencies at: the MacDowell Colony, the Banff Centre, the American Academy in Rome, and the Ucross Foundation. She is the 2005 winner of the Rappappot Prize, has received an NEA grant, a Berkshire-Taconic grant an E.D. Foundation grant as well as a three- year resident fellowship in painting at the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts in Miami, FL.

Selected Exhibitions

Her work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions at the following:

DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Painting Center in New York City
Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Voelker Freunde Galerie, Berlin, GR
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University
Hampden Gallery at Umass Amherst
Lillian Immig Gallery at Emmanuel College in Boston
Atlanta College of Art Gallery
Duke University Museum
Fitchburg Art Museum