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EDUCATION:

 

1995        M.A.T. in Visual Studies, Tufts University & School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1995        B.A. in Studio Art, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2022        Role Modeling: Tara Lewis X Brooke Shields, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

2020        Hell Yes, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY

                Too Cool for School, Blackbird Gallery, New York, NY

2011        Some Girls, Conant Gallery, Lawrence Academy, Groton, MA

2004        Double Feature, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH

2002        True Grit, Firehouse Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2022        Art Market Hamptons, Kasper Contemporary at Nova’s Ark Project & Sculpture Garden, Water Mill, NY

                The Art Sale: Juried Benefit Exhibition, Tufts University & SMFA, Grossman Gallery, Boston, MA

                The Patriot, O’Flaherty’s, New York, NY

2021        so Much has Happened since Then, Salomon Contemporary, Brooklyn, New York

                Les Femmes, Tethy's Art, Southampton, New York

2020        Ladies of Lyons Wier Gallery, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY

                Intersect Aspen, Lyons Wier Gallery, Aspen, CO

                Autumn Benefit Art Auction, The Watermill Center, Water Mill, New York

                Present 3, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, NH

2019        On Guard NY, LES Storefront Project Kasia Kay Art Projects, New York, NY

                Most Likely, NOMO SoHo Curatorial Partnership Installation, New York, NY

                RxArt Party, RxArt & Paddle 8 Benefit Auction, New York, NY

                Tabula Rasa, The Watermill Center 26th Summer Art Benefit, Water Mill, New York

                IRL: Investigating Reality, The Untitled Space, New York, NY

                Articulate, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, NH

                Impact, Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

2018        Metamorphosis: MILLY x Tara Lewis, SS/19 Collaboration, NYFW at Spring Studios, New York, NY

                ArtCrush, Aspen Art Museum & Sotheby’s Art Auction & Gala, Aspen CO

2017        Small Works, Trestle Gallery curated by Bill Carroll, Brooklyn, New York

                She Inspires, The Untitled Space, New York, NY

                Et Tu, Art Brute, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

2016        Indy 500 & Beyond, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, NH

2015        Print Facets: 6 Centuries of Printmakers, Michelman Fine Art, New York, NY

2014        Self-Made, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, NH

2012        PaperView, Manhattan Print Center, New York, NY

2011        Seven-Up, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, NH

                NurtureART Juried Benefit Auction, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY

                In Portrait, Blank Space Gallery, New York, NY

                Portraits Now, Black Pop Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark

                Dual, Gershwin Hotel, New York, NY

                ReView, Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

2010        NY Art Now, New York LES Studio Gallery, New York, NY

                Get it on Paper, PlaySpace Projects in Tribeca, New York, NY

2009        Hey, Hot Shot!, Jen Bekman Projects, New York, NY

                Rare Pleasures, Parlor Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ

2007        Art x 7: New Works, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, NH

                Momentum II, George Marshall Store Gallery, York, ME

 

SELECTED PRESS:

Artnet News, ‘I Cold-Called Her’: Brooke Shields on Why She Rang Up an Emerging Artist and Volunteered to Model for Her Latest Work’  by Katie White

 

Der Spiegel, ‘Tara Lewis, Brooke Shields Muse Mit Stulpin’

 

ArtMaze Mag, Issue #24, curated by Harper Levine, Harper’s New York, published in London, UK

 

Whitewall, ‘Tara Lewis and the Teens: Art That Talks Back’ by Eliza Jordan

 

The Jealous Curator, ‘Trophies & Tiaras’, Art For Your Ears Podcast Episode #169 by Danielle Krysa

 

Whitewall, ‘Milly Gets Artsy with Tara Lewis SS19’ by Eliza Jordan

 

Galerie, ‘2018 ArtCrush: Artist Rashid Johnson Takes a Hike and Wins and Aspen Art Award’ by Janelle Zara

 

Surface, ‘Quarantine Culture: 6 Ways to Experience Art Without Leaving Your Home’
 

Artnet News, ‘Editor’s Picks: 19 Things Not to Miss in New York’s Art World This Week’ by Sarah Cascone

 

Cultured, ‘Our 2018 Art Crush Diary’ by Jasmin Hernandez

Quiet Lunch, ‘Last Days of ‘Hell Yes!’ by Tara Lewis at Lyons Wier Gallery’ by Akeem Duncan

 

Fine Art Connoisseur, ‘Playful Portraits with Timeless Resonance’

 

The Jealous Curator, ‘Review of Hell Yes! Solo Exhibition’ by Danielle Krysa

 

Lodown, ‘Tara Lewis: Hell Yes!’

 

Artspeak, ‘Hell Yes! Tara Lewis, Lyons Wier Gallery’

 

Paper City, ‘Fashion Designer’s Ha Ha Moment Goes Beyond the Michelle Obama Love’ by Clifford Pugh

 

Between The Lines: A Coloring Book by Contemporary Artists, Volume 7, RxArt, New York, NY

 

New York Magazine, ‘This Art Exhibition is Raising Money for Women to Run for Office’ by Hyunjee Lee

 

Creators x VICE, ‘SHE INSPORES’ at a Massive Exhbition of Artists’ by Abby Ronner

 

ELLE, ’60 Powerful Women Art On Show ‘She Inspires’

 

Women’s Wear Daily, ‘The Untitled Space Gallery Launches Latest Exhibit ‘She Inspires’ by Anna Devito

 

VICE, ’60 Contemporary Artists Made Works to Honor Inspiring Women’ by Nathaniel Ainley

 

Five Centuries of Printmakers Catalogue published by Michelman Fine Art, New York, NY, 2014 

 

Los Angeles Review of Books, Summer Issue ‘13. Diptychs Photo Spread

 

ART+AUCTION Blouin ArtInfo, ‘Inside Avenues’  by Julia Halperin 6/12 

 

Jen Bekman Projects, “Hey Hot Shot!” Critical Review

 

Red Bank Orbit, ‘Always a Pleasure’ Art Review of Parlor Gallery’s ‘Rare Pleasures’ Exhibition

 

Artscope Magazine, “Cover Out Takes”  by Christine Michaud

 

artMatters, SMFA Juried Exhibition-In-Print, Boston MA

HONORS & RECOGNITION

 

2019     RxArt’s Between the Lines: A Coloring Book by Contemporary Artists, Volume 7, New York, NY

2018     Artist Advancement Grant Finalist, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

2013     New Prints Autumn Juror, International Print Center of New York, NY

2012     Sol LeWitt Wall Drawing Installation Team, Pace Gallery & Estate of Sol LeWitt, New York, NY

2003     Artist Advancement Grant Finalist, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

1993     Hearst Grant, Tufts University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences and SMFA, Boston, MA

1990     Robert Hooper Talent Grant, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH