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Sarah Hollars
Brooklyn, NY
Neighborhood: Sunset Park



ARTIST STATEMENT: My work consists of small mixed media drawings on vellum and large oil paintings on canvas. Each piece stems from the question: “Where does the singular experience/memory stand in relation to the universal?” I cull imagery from deeply personal memories as well as public sources including the internet and print materials. Animals, houses, pattern, the female figure, and highly saturated/desaturated hues coalesce as the individual and common are woven together on the page. Treated with equal weight, images originating from both the shared and the private are forced to take part in the creation of an alternative dialogue with history and meaning where the collective is not privileged over the individual or vice versa.
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  • Instillation View
    June 2012
    Left to right: "Northern Exposure", "Ladybug Ladybug", and "Just Flesh And Bone."

  • In Progress
    2015
    oil on canvas

  • RC Cola
    2015
    Ink on Vellum

  • W
    2013
    ink on vellum

  • Hair and Flower
    2013
    Ink on Vellum

  • House in the Lake
    2014
    ink on vellum

  • Alone with Dog at last
    2013
    ink on vellum

  • Grey Gardens
    2014
    oil on canvas

  • Sid Aarons Revisited
    2014
    ink on vellum

  • The Anguish of Snails
    2014
    oil on canvas

  • All in the wrist
    2014
    oil on canvas

  • Northern Exposure
    2012
    oil on canvas   76 x 76 inches

  • Studio View
    2015

  • Daphne
    2012
    oil on canvas   96 x 84 inches

  • The World Was Created In Six Days
    2012
    oil on canvas   96 x 72 inches

  • Tape the Wound and Bind the Bone
    2011
    ink on paper   9 x 12 inches

  • To Be A Bat
    2012
    oil on canvas   84 x 84 inches

  • Locked Inside Feels Safer
    2011
    ink on paper   9 x 12 inches

  • Tattooed To Your Ribs
    2011
    ink on paper   9 x 12 inches

  • Come To My Window
    2011
    oil on canvas   8 x 8 inches
 








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