Shara Hughes

Born 1981, Atlanta. Lives and works in Brooklyn.



Shara Hughes received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, received a Joan Mitchell Fellowship to attend Vermont Studio Center, and attended Anderson Ranch artist residency. Hughes has had solo exhibitions with Rachel Uffner Gallery, Marlborough Chelsea, Gallery Met, Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center, American Contemporary and Rivington Arms, New York; Museum 52, London; Metroquadro, Rivoli; and Galerie Mikael Anderson, Copenhagen. Her paintings were included in the 2017 Whitney Biennial, and she has participated in group exhibitions at Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich; Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, and the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, among others. Hughes lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.