|Sage Dawson is a Saint Louis-based artist, curator, and educator. Her work examines dwelling rights, land use, and the identity of spaces. She teaches at Washington University, is a founding member of Monaco, and directs STNDRD–a gallery project examining the power and potentiality of flags as cultural objects that abstract, encapsulate, and canonize. Sage holds an MFA + Museum Studies minor from the University of New Mexico. |
Sage has exhibited and lectured at various sites including the Center for Contemporary Printmaking – Norwalk, the Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, the Chicago Artists Coalition, the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Boston University, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, the Saint Louis Art Museum, the Chicago Industrial Design and Arts Center, the City University of New York, University of Pennsylvania, Loyola University, Seed Space, the University of Michigan, Pyramid Atlantic, DEMO Project, the Springfield Art Museum, Roman Susan, the University of New Mexico Art Museum, the Terrain Biennial, Heaven Gallery, the McDonough Museum of Art, the University of Toledo Center for the Visual Arts, Munson Williams Proctor School of Art, Texas Tech University, Savannah College of Art and Design, Notre Dame University, Indiana University-Bloomington, Wright State University, US Mission to the African Union – Ethiopia, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts – China, and the International Print Center New York.
Sage’s work has appeared in Elephant Magazine, From Here to There published by Princeton Architectural Press, Dwell Magazine, Art in Print, and Hyperallergic.
|PUBLIC LECTURES, PANELS, VISITING ARTIST AND CRITIC|
|Southern Graphics Council International, Saint Louis Print Week, American Culture Studies – Washington University, Zygote Press, Contemporary Art Museum Saint Louis, Central Print, University of Illinois Springfield, The Luminary, Chicago Artists Coalition, Pyramid Atlantic, Sam Fox School – Washington University, University of Missouri Saint Louis, Springfield Art Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Lander University, Boston University, Augusta University, University of Toledo Center for Visual Art|
|SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS|
|Critical Mass Creative Stimulus Saint Louis, Artist Support Grant – Regional Arts Commission, Mid America Print Council Artist Research Travel Grant, Mid America Print Council Artist Research Travel Grant, Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant Nominee, Denbo Fellowship – Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Washington D.C. Lyceum Series Grant, Georgia Regents University, The Drawing Center New York – Viewing Program, Research Allocations Grant – University of New Mexico, Zygote Press Fellowship, Vermont Studio Fellowship, Tamarind Institute Collaborative Printer Program|
Full Curriculum Vitae available upon request.