Sarah Elizabeth Banks
www.sarahelizabethbanks.com
email: sarahb@saranjan.com
Works: painting/printmaking/mixed media

Awards/Honors:
2019:

Artist Residency Convento de Mértola, Mértola, Portugal May/June

Solo Shows:
2019:
January-June:
Hi Spot Café, Seattle, WA
2018:

January-December: Hi Spot Cafe, Seattle, WA
2017:
December:
Gage at Equinox, Georgetown Seattle, WA, Forced From Home, Curated by Kimberly C. Trowbridge.


Select Group Exhibitions:
2019:
March:
Center on Contemporary Art/COCA, Pioneer Square, Seattle, WA, Motherland: 2019 Juried Members’ Show
January-February:
2019 Annual Washington State Juried Art Competition & Show, CVG Gallery, Bremerton, WA., Juror Gary Faigin, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle
January-March:
NWCS Juried Winter Show, Seattle Convention Center, Seattle, WA Juror Alfred Harris

2018:
December:
Columbia City Gallery 6th Annual Chop Challenge, benefitting SEEDARTS, Seattle, WA.
November:
Gage Atelier at Equinox, Georgetown, Seattle, WA Curated by Kimberly Trowbridge
October-December:
University House Wallingford, Seattle, WA Juried Show Juror June Sekiguchi
September-October: Mercer Island Community Center, Mercer Island, WA NW Collage Society Show: Paper Talks
August-September: Columbia City Gallery 13th Annual Juried Show, Seattle, WA Jurors Dawna Holloway,Naomi Ishisaka, Elisheba Johnson
June-October:
University House Wallingford, Seattle, WA Juried Show Juror June Sekiguchi
March-April: 2018 Northwest Fine Arts Competition, Jurors' Choice Award, PNA, Seattle, WA

2017:
December: Pop Up Group Show, 1426 Jackson Street Storefront, Seattle, WA
November: Open Studios, 1426 Jackson Street, Seattle, WA
August: California Open TAG Gallery Museum Row, Los Angeles, CA, Juried Show Juror Scott Canty
July: Kingston Arts Festival, Kingston, WA Juried Show Juror Greg Robinson Bainbridge Museum of Art

2016:
October: 1426 Jackson Street Open Studios Seattle, WA
October: The Bank of the Arts Gallery, Juried Show October, Juror Dr. Larry Wheeler, New Bern, NC
June - July: EAFA Juried Open Exhibition, Mercer Island, WA
January - March: Northwest Collage Society, Juried Show, Seattle Convention Center, Seattle, WA

2015:
October: The Bank of the Arts/Craven Arts Gallery, Juried Show October, Juror John Beerman, New Bern, NC
September: Columbia City Gallery 10th Annual Juried Show, Seattle, WA
January: Landscapes of Portugal, LxWxH Gallery, Seattle, WA

2014:
October: Restaurante São Pedro 18, Sintra Portugal.

2013:
August: Parklane Gallery, Juried Summer Show, Kirkland, WA
June: Around the Square, Tashiro Kaplan Building, Seattle, WA
February: Head to Toe, Juried Show, University House, Seattle, WA

2012:
November: Sketches of Spain, Flow Studio, Seattle, WA
October: Who Does She Think She Is, Tashiro Kaplan Arts Complex, Seattle, WA
September-November: Columbia City 7th Annual Juried Show, Seattle, WA
May-July: SEV SHOON Print Show, Seattle Convention Center, Seattle, WA
February: National Print Exhibition, Juried Show, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA

Education:
Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA
M.A. Leeds University, Leeds, England
B.A. University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Affiliations:
Seattle Print Arts/SPA
Northwest Collage Society/NWCS
COCA Seattle

In Print:
Salaan Magazine, Longmont, CO. 2019
PNA Review, Seattle, WA 2018
Forced From Home, Paintings, Collages & Prints by Sarah Banks, catalog Georgetown Equinox Solo Show, Seattle, WA. 2017
TAG California Open Juried Show Catalog, Los Angeles, CA. 2017
Ekphrasis 2016: Ekphrastic Poetry and the Art That Inspired It from the Bank of the Arts National Juried Exhibition, New Bern, NC. 2016
Art Inspires Poetry: An Anthology of Ekphrastic Poems and the Art That Inspired Them from the Bank of the Arts National Juried Exhibition, New Bern, NC. 2015