Sharon Madanes

Education & Residencies


Paint School, Shandaken Projects, New York, NY

Open Sessions, Drawing Center, New York, NY

2014 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2014 Hunter College, M.F.A., New York, NY
2009 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2008 Yale University, B.A. in Art, New Haven, CT
2007 Yale in Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT







What’s Love Got To Do With It, Drawing Center, New York, NY ( forthcoming)

Practice of Everyday Life, Slag Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Practice, Drawer at Vacation Gallery. New York NY

Spirit Level, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

Now You See It, 1969 Gallery, New York, NY

Windows, Next To Nothing, New York, NY
LOVE 2018: Purple Hearts, curated by Rachel Stern, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, NY
2017 In Paper We Trust, Dot Project, London
Everything You’ve Ever Wanted, Meta Meta Meta LLC, Brooklyn, NY
Drawer, Deli Gallery, Queens, NY
Underdonk Selects, Underonk, Brooklyn, NY
2016 Utopian Body, New Boone Art Collective, Philadelphia, PA
No Regrets, curated by Meta Meta Meta LLC, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, NY
Freaking the Norm, curated by Olympia Art Collective, Dorchester Art Project, Boston, MA.
Simple Pleasures, Cuevas Tilleard Projects, New York, NY
Me, My, Mine: Commanding Subjectivity in Painting, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
Vox XII, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Cherry Pie Today is For You, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY (solo show)
SPRING/BREAK Art Show, curated by Nick Doyle, New York, NY
Love 2016, curated by Rachel Stern, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, NY
Sibling Rivalries, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
2015 Underdonk Benefit Auction, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY
Photism, Tiger Strikes Asteroid LA, Los Angeles, CA
Table, Chair, Banana, Bannerette, Brooklyn, NY
Girl Boy Girl Boy, This Friday or Next Friday, Brooklyn, NY
Underdonk and Friends, Underonk, Brooklyn, NY
Worrying the Line, Curated by Rich Blint, Russ Berry Pavilion, NY
Cabin Fever, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
2014 The Woodpile, Curated by John Bianchi, New York, NY
Skowhegan Performs, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, NY
Point of Departure, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
Underdonk Selects, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY
Hunter MFA Thesis Exhibition Part I, New York, NY
B/\MVY AB;$L<Y, 2001 7th Ave., New York, NY
2013 All The Paintings I Can Fit Into a Suitcase, Latin School Gallery 2, Chicago, IL
Five Feet from Your Head, Moonrover Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (curatorial project)
2011 Elastic Identity, Studio IMC Gallery, New York, NY
2010 From Johnson, Northern Gallery, Olympia, WA
Recess!, Recess Gallery, New York, NY
2009 Sweet Baby Brown Jesus, Gallery Color Bar, Johnson, VT
The Thing, Gallery Color Bar, Johnson, VT
Group Show, Levontin 7, Tel Aviv, Israel
Awards & Honors
2013-14 Grant, Citizens Committee for New York City
2011-2018 Grant, Wallace Foundation Special Projects Fund
Art Grant, Vermont Studio Center
2009 Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Travel Fellowship, Brandeis University
2008 Seymour Lustman Prize, Yale University
2007 Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Norfolk Summer School
2005 Mary Hotchkiss Williams Travel Fellowship, Yale University Art Gallery
2019 Julia Hickey, “Alumni Profile: Sharon Madanes,’19, A Physician Painter,” Columbia Medicine, June, 2019 []
2018 Maria Vogel, “Sharon Madanes Fuses her Passions of Painting and Medicine.” November 28, 2018. Art of Choice. []

Julia de la Torre, “Columbia University Searches for an encyclopedic imaging of LOVE,” Howl Magazine, online, January 18, 2018 []

2016 Rachel Stern, “Rachel Stern’s SPRING/BREAK Slideshow”. ARTFCITY, March 7th, 2016 [online]
2014 New American Paintings, No. 116, Northeast Issue, curated by Michelle Grabner
2014 Scott Indrisek, “5 Must-See Gallery Shows: Jamie Warren, Robert Longo, and More,”
2011- 14×48 Founder and Director (14×
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