1984    Born in Columbia, South Carolina

             Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2016    MFA Painting, Hunter College, New York, NY

2006    BA Studio Art, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC



2019    (Forthcoming) Power Play, Sargent's Daughters Gallery, New York, NY (solo)


2019    Cruise, Kidman, Kubrick, Maria Bernheim Gallery, Zurich Switzerland 

             Fingertips, Carl Kostyal Gallery, London, England

             Malmo Sessions, Carl Kostyal Gallery, Malmo, Sweden

             Soft, Pink, and Warm, Deanna Evans Projects, New York, NY (two person)

             Big Ringer, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

             Dark Spring, Sargent’s Daughters, New York, NY

             Body Parts, Maria Bernheim Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland    

             Art Geneva, Maria Bernheim Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

             Surreality, Crush Curatorial, New York, NY

             News from Nowhere, Gutstein Gallery at Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA           


2018    Night Feeding, Crush Curatorial, New York, NY (solo)

             Phantom Limb, START Gallery, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC (solo)

             Black Friday 2, George Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

             Paper Cuts, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK 

             RE_ARRANGE, Juxtapoz Projects at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

             Tender Arrangements, Super Dutchess Gallery, New York, NY

             Wunderkammer: An Epistemological Buffet, KH7 Artspace, Aarhus, Denmark              


2017    Paper Cuts, Tripp Gallery, London, UK 

             The Flat Files: Year Five, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brooklyn, NY

             Friends You May Know, Ortega y Gasset, Brooklyn, NY

             Deceptive Spaces, Roman Fine Art, East Hampton, NY (solo)


2015    Fireworks, The Java Project, Brooklyn, New York



2015    Hunter College Kossak Travel Grant

2015    Hunter College Award for Outstanding Achievement

2002    Wake Forest University Presidential Scholarship in Art Award



2019    Fatemann, Johanna, “Dark Spring”, The New Yorker, March 18, 2019

             Angeleti, Gabriella, “Three Exhibitions to See in New York This Weekend”, The Art Newspaper, March 14, 2019

             Artspace, “The New Surrealism: Contemporary Women Artists Against Alternative Facts”, February 23, 2019

             Horn, Daniel, “Art Geneve 2019”, Flash Art, February 22, 2019

             Smith, Andy, “The Oil Paintings of Sarah Slappey”, Hi-Fructose, September 19, 2019

             Burns, Emily, “Interview with Sarah Slappey”, Maake Magazine, 2019

             Maake Magazine, Issue 9

             Nafziger, Christina, “Soft, Beautiful Horror Movie by Sarah Slappey”, Artmaze Magazine, 2019


2018    ArtMaze Magazine, Issue 6


2016    Demaio, Mary, “5 Must-See Artworks at Market Art + Design 2016”, Long Island Pulse,

            July 8, 2016.

            Rogers, Pat, “First Look: Market Art + Design, 2016”, Hamptons Art Hub, July 7, 2016.

            Berlin, Kevin “Avikzer Roman Gallery Comes to East Hampton”, Social Life, vol. 13 no. 4, July 2016.    138-144.