​Sarah Simmons

Current Exhibits:
Held Words; installation; Sweetwater Center for the Arts; originally part of Corners of Thought exhibit; will be on display through the winter of 2018.

Experiences:
Moon Township Public Library; Circulation Manager and Resident Artist; 2014-present
ReMix Melee-Competing Artist; Sweetwater Center for the Arts; 2016(People’s Choice Winner)

Selected Exhibitions
2018
From Mother’s Garden: Nature/Nurture Solo Exhibition; photography and sculpture;
Gilberti Fine Art; Coraopolis PA  7/11/2018-8/30/2018
Art of Recycle; Westmoreland Museum of American Art
S.O.S. Travels; Nutting Gallery, West Liberty University

2017
Handle with Care; Society of Sculptors; Westmoreland Museum of Amaerican Art
Turning Red; Regional Juried Exhibition, Sweetwater Center for the Arts
Girls Rock; Percolate Gallery, Pittsburgh PA
Compulsion; National juried exhibition; Sweetwater Center for the Arts

2016
Re:NEW Festival Juried Exhibition; Pittsburgh Pa
It’s Alive!; Minnesota Center for Book Art
Interwoven States; Regional juried show, Sweetwater Center for the Arts
Hoyt Regional Juried Exhibition
Poetic Logic; National juried show, Sweetwater Center for the Arts

2015
Solo Exhibit, Sewickley Public Library, Curated by Randi Morgan

 
Press
Rudolph, Kathy; “Nothing is What It Seems: Recycled Masterpieces inspire us to never judge a book by its cover”,  IN Moon Magazine, Winter 2017
Dinnerstein, Madelyn:” ‘Turning Red’ show in Sewickley to feature Politically Inspired Art”, Trib Live, May 9, 2017
Shaw, Kurt: "Collages assemble new meanings from odd items", Pittsburgh Tribune Review February 7, 2016
Dreeland, Dona S.: “’Bookish’ artist’s work speaks volumes”, Sewickley Herald, July 15, 2015
Allegheny West Magazine, November 2014 pgs 12-13

Blog
Artist Interview #8: Mixed Media Artist Sarah Simmons August 20, 2016
http://www.porterlovescreative.com/blog/artist-interview-8-mixed-media-artist-sarah-simmons