SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014

Sharon Harper: From Above and Below, Hermès Foundation Gallery,New York, NY
Sharon Harper: Shifting Views, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY
Sharon Harper: From Above and Below, Galeria Arnés + Röpke, Madrid, Spain

2013
Sharon Harper: From Above and Below, Sala de Arte Instituto Canarias, Cabrera Pinto, Tenerife, Canary Islands
Sharon Harper: From Above and Below, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa
Sharon Harper: From Above and Below, dnj gallery, Santa Monica, Ca
Sharon Harper: From Above and Below, Radius Books, Santa Fe, Nm
Sharon Harper: From Aove and Below, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO

2011 - 2012
Sharon Harper: Night and Day, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne, Germany

2010
One Month, Weather Permitting, Rick Wester Fine Art, NY

2009
Twelve Hours From Winter To Spring, Proof Gallery, Boston, MA
Flug (Flight), Cologne Art Fair, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne

2008
Projecktraum 4,Sebastian Fath Contemporary, Mannheim, Germany
Moon Studies and Star Scratches, Stefan Röpke, Cologne
Moon Studies and Star Scratches, Galeria Arnés + Röpke, Madrid, Spain
Moon Studies and Star Scratches, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA

2006
Sharon Harper and Helen Mirra, Carpenter Center Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2002
Flug (Flight),Savage Gallery, Portland, OR

2001
First Exposure Sharon Harper: Photographs from the Floating World, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Flug (Flight), Marcel Sitcoske Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2000
Flug (Flight), Goethe-Institut, New York, NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
Photography and the Scientific Spirit, John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Sheboygan, WI
VERZWEIGT! - Trees in Contemporary Art, Museum Sinclair-Haus. Bad Homburg, Germany

2014
Skyward, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
Artists for Trees, Grand Central Station Pop-Up Gallery. New York, New York, Supported by TD Bank
Heavenly Bodies, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California
The National, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
Unfolding Images, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
Process, Photo Center Northwest, Seattle, WA
Flash of an Instant, New Art Center, Newton, MA

2013
Revelations, The National Media Museum, London, England
Photographs from the Meredith S. Moody Fellowship Collections, The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY
Still Action, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
Flash Forward, Griffin Museum, Winchester, MA

2012
Abstraction: Second Nature Then and Now, de Cordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Terra Incognita, Noorderlicht Photography Festival, Belvédère Museum, Heerenveen, Netherlands
Starstruck, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, MI
Solar, Photo-eye Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Kunst/Wissenschaft, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne, Germany
Magic Realism, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

2011
Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
Heavens, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MI
SPE: Science and Art, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ
Humble Art Foundation Collectors Guide, Volume 2, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
SPE: Science and Art, SCAD Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Remember Then, Harvard University Center for Government and International Studies, Cambridge, MA

2010
Large Format Photographers, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY

2009
Terra Incognita, Noorderlicht Photography Festival, Belvédère
Museum, Heerenveen, Netherlands  
Starstruck, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, ME
Solar, Photo-eye Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Kunst/Wissenschaft, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne, Germany
Magic Realism, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

2010

Pulse, New York
Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne

2009
The Moon: "Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed." Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Der Mond, Wallraff-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany
Pulse, Miami, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY
Zum Strand, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne
And the Fair Moon Rejoices, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Arte Fiera, Bologna, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne
Visual Stimulus Package, Proof Gallery, Boston, MA

2008
Keeping Time, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
Troposphere, New York, NY
Clouds, Et Al, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
Art Hong Kong, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne
International Contemporary Art Fair of Madrid, Galeria Arnés + Röpke, Madrid, Spain
Pulse, Miami, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne
Cologne Fine Art Fair, Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne
Grounding Works, MassArt, Boston, MA

2007
Recordings, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

2006
Everything But Paper Prayers, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA
International Photography Competition, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA

2005
New Faculty, Carpenter Center Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2004
Summertime, sm.ART, Munich, Germany
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

2003
Celestial, Work Space Gallery, New York, NY
Fresh Picks, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Sublime Metaphor, Oxford University Musuem, Oxford, England

2002
Recent Acquisitions, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Walk Ways, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR
Lost and Found, Savage Gallery, Portland, OR
Blurred Vision, Philadelphia Print Center, Philadelphia, PA

2001
Aquamarin, UBR Galerie, Salzburg, Austria

2000
Walking, Bucknell Art Gallery, Lewisburg, PA
Greater New York, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY

1997
On Site, Center for Curatorial Studies, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Blue Lagoon, White Columns Gallery, New York, NY
New York Area MFA Exhibition, Hunter College Art Gallery, New York, NY

 

COLLECTIONS

Museum of Modern Art. New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX
Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA
Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Buffalo, NY
New York Public Library. New York, NY
Portland Art Museum. Portland, OR
Nelson-Atkins Museum. Kansas City, MS
Currier Art Museum, Manchester, NH
Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA
Bayerische Vereinsbank. Munich, Germany

 

HONORS

Banff Centre, Banff, Canada, Residency Fellowship
Film Studies Center Fellowship, Harvard University Film Studies Center
First Prize, Juror's selection. The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Juror, Stephen Pinson, curator of photographs New York Public Library
Ucross Foundation. Ucross, Wyoming, Residency Fellow
Yaddo. Meredith S. Moody Residency Fellowship
Vermont Studio Center. Sam and Dusty Boynton Residency Fellowship
Headlands Center for the Arts, Artist-in-Residence
The Aaron Siskind Foundation, Grant
The MacDowell Colony, Resident Fellow
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Resident Fellowships
ArtLink@Sotheby's International Young Art 2000, Semi-finalist

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Dan Halm, “Sharon Harper: Portfolio,” Visual Arts Journal, October, 2013: 22-29
Mark Alice Durant, “55 Angels and the Modest Sublime,” Dear Dave Magazine, Spring, 2012: 100-115
Stephen Pinson, “Sharon Harper: Night and Day” (exhibition brochure)
Congyun Liu, “Interview with Sharon Harper,” Photoworld Beijing, Issue 347, pp. 126 – 129, 2010/11
Minna Proctor, “Cover Artist,” The Literary Review, Spring 2010
Minna Proctor, “Artists on Artists,” BOMB Magazine, March 2010
Noel Rodo, "On My Mind," foam magazine, December 2009
Moon, Museum of Fine Art, Houston, September 2009
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Mark Feeney, "Tracing the Outlines of Time," Boston Globe, November 28, 2008
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R.B. Strauss, "Blurred Images Have a Deeper Message," Daily Local News, February 29, 2002
Kenneth Baker, "Blur from a Speeding Train," San Francisco Chronicle, January 12, 2002
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