Biography

Sallie Benton lives and works in New York.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014 First Street Gallery: “Paint-Drawings”, N.Y.C.
  • 2010 First Street Gallery: “Shadows”, N.Y.C.
  • 2008 First Street Gallery: “The Dance”, N.Y.C.
  • 2005 First Street Gallery: “Erotica”, N.Y.C.
  • 2003 First Street Gallery: “Self ” N.Y.C.
  • 2002 First Street Gallery: “Portraits at the Beach”, N.Y.C.
  • 2001 Princeton University: ETS Gallery
  • 1999 First Street Gallery: “Summer Portraits”, N.Y.C
  • 1992 Moravian College Gallery: Bethlehem, Pa. Sculpture

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2013 – 2014 Zeuxis: Traveling US Tour: Still, Blue – Still Lives
  • 2013 Come Together: Surviving Sandy. Brooklyn, NY
  • 2010 – 2012 Atlantic Gallery: Invitationals, N.Y.C.
  • 2005 – 2013 City Art Gallery, Greenville, NC
  • 2000 – 2013 First Street Gallery, N.Y.C.
  • 2000 Bowery Gallery, N.Y.C.
  • 1998 OIA Gallery, N.Y.C.
  • 1996 Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, N.Y.
  • 1995 The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, N.Y.
  • 1994 Yale University Art Gallery: M.F.A. Thesis Show
  • 1993 Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, N.Y.
  • 1992 Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Ct.
  • The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, N.Y.
  • Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, N.Y.
  • 1990 Sculpture Center of New York: Wall Sculptures, N.Y.C.
  • Paula Cooper Gallery: Act Up, Art for Auction: Sculpture, N.Y.C.
  • 1986 The Patrick Gallery: Wall Compositions, Austin, Texas
  • 1984 The Paperwork Gallery: Watercolors, Larchmont, N.Y.
  • Newport Harbor Museum: International Competition
  • First Women’s Bank: Curator, Ruth Bass, ART news, N.Y.C.
  • 1982 The Firehouse Gallery, Nassau Community College, N.Y.
  • 1980 National Arts Club, N. Y. C.
  • 1979 W.I.A. Gallery: “Benton/Bernstein/Grabel”, N.Y.C.
  • 1977 National Academy: Allied Artists Show, N.Y.C.
  • 1975 Brooklyn Museum: WIA – Works on Paper, Brooklyn, N.Y.

EDUCATION

  • University Of Kansas, BFA – Columbia University – Yale School of Art, MFA

COLLECTORS

Robert Altman, Alden Brewster, Ambassador Alan Blinken, The Reverend William Sloan Coffin, George Doty, Arthur Gelb, Lynne Hanke, Dustin Hoffman, Stanley Jaffe, John Mascotte, Tom & Leslie Maheras, Kramer Morgenthau, Brooke Garber Neidich, Arthur Penn, Marshall Rose, Cora & Peter Weiss, Bud Yorkin.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • “Sallie Benton” New York Times, John Russell,  October 1989.
  • “Sallie Benton at First Street Gallery” Art in America, Amy Fine Collins, January 1990, p. 155-156.