SALLY HELLER

EDUCATION

MFA Virginia Commonwealth University
BS University of Wisconsin, Madison

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    MIND OVER MAYHEM, Fogelman Galleries of Contemporary Art,                 University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2016    Orange Alert, Moore College of Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2014    LINKED, outdoor public work, New Orleans, LA
            Portraits, Boyd Satelite Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2012    Lewdicrous, The Front Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2011    Bergdorf Goodman Installation, main floor, New York, NY
            Donna Rosen Residency Artist Show, Ryan Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2010    A Siren’s Call, Museum of Science and Art, Baton Rouge, LA
             Nature with a K, Ohio State University Gallery, Newark,OH
             AbScrap, Lawndale Center for the Arts, Houston, TX

2009    In the Thicket of It, Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2008    Sculpture New Orleans, installation of public sculpture funded by                   the Joan Mitchell Foundation, New Orleans, LA (exhibited for 2                       years)
             Bloom n’ Doom, Miami University Art Museum, Oxford,Ohio

2007    Up/ Rooted, Installation and Photographs, Gallery Bienvenu, New                  Orleans, LA

2006    Stumped, Installation, Georgia College and State University,                            Milledgeville, GA

2005    Calamitrees, Installation, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
             Material Minutiae, Richard E. Peeler Art Center, DePauw                                  University, Greencastle, IN
             Tawdtrees, Installation, Three River Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA

2004    Hanging by a Thread, series of Installation based sculptures with                    video and paintings, curated by David Rubin, Contemporary Art                      Center, New Orleans, LA

2002     I Fall to Pieces, series of installation based work with paper collage,               Space One Eleven, Birmingham, AL

2001    Detritus, Refuse and Other Multiples, Simone Stern Gallery, New                   Orleans, LA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016    Women Artists, St. Claude Arts building, New Orleans, LA 70118

2012    Bling, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY

2011    Nola Now, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA
           Atlanta Beltline, outdoor sculptures, Atlanta, GA

2009    Frontier Preachers, installation and video projection, The Soap                      Factory, Minneapolis, MN

2008    Haplessly Ever After, 527 Gallery, New Orleans, LA, curated by                        Christine Enriquez
             Scavenger Constructs, Installation, Columbia College, Chicago, Il
             Nova Projects, Barristers Gallery, New Orleans, LA
             The Possibility of Framing Infinity, Agnes Scott College, Atlanta,GA

2007    Summer Group Show, Jim Kempner Fine Arts, New York, NY

2005   Atlanta Biennial, The Contemporary, Atlanta, GA
            In Line, Rockland Center for the Arts, Nyack, NY
            Eight Southeastern Artists, Museum at Florida State University,                     Boca Raton, Fl
            Sculpted, Installation, University Art Museum, University of                           Louisiana,Lafayette, LA

2004   Gypsy’s Curse, curated by Jose Diaz, Design District, Miami, FL

SHOWS PRIOR TO THE YEAR 2OOO

1999      Louisiana Artists, Curated by Deborah Kass, Contemporary Arts                   Center, New Orleans

1996     20th Century Anniversary Show, Contemporary Art Center, New                  Orleans, LA

1994     From Head to Toe, curated by Betti-Sue Hertz , Longwood Art                        Center, Bronx, NY
             Paper Doll/ Social Template, Police Building, New York, NY

1994    Whateva, Dru Arstark Gallery, New York, NY Brooklyn Sculptors,                   Gallery at Metrotech, Brooklyn, NY

1993    New York 50, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
            Obsessive Collection, Art in General, New York, NY

1992    Things Ain’t What They Used to Be, curated by Calvin Reid, P.S. 1
            Museum, Long Island City, NY

1990   Benefit Art Auction, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY

1989   Summer Show, Graham Modern, New York, NY
           Group Show, Ammo Gallery, New York, NY

1988  Cut Outs, Bridgewater Gallery,New York, NY
          Emerging Artists, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA

1987    Summer Show, Watermill Museum, Southampton, NY
            Four Person Show, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
            Group Show, Jus de Pomme Gallery, New York, NY

1986    Face to Face, Hudson Gallery, New York, NY
            Fourth of July, Jus de Pomme Gallery, New York, NY

1985   Works on Paper, curated by John Perreault, Rotunda Gallery,                            Brooklyn, NY
           35 under 35, Women’s Interart Center, New York,NY
           Summer Show, Kamikaze, curated by Robert Costa, New York, NY

1984   Young New York Artists, Farthing Gallery and Hickory Museum,                    North Carolina
           Six Painters, Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond, VA
           Update, White Columns Gallery, New York, NY
           Small Works, Semaphore Gallery, New York, NY
           Art for Arts Sake, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA

1983    Non Traditional Materials and Techniques, Rotunda Gallery,                           Brooklyn, NY
            Spare Parts, City Gallery,dept. of Cultural Affairs, curated by Henry             Geldzahler, NYC
            Four Artists, Nature Morte, New York, NY
            Portraits of the 80’s , Protetch McNeil Gallery, curated by Richard                 Flood, New York, NY
            Terminal Show, Brooklyn, NY
            Blazing Trails,Installation, White Columns, New York, NY

1982    Small Things, Semaphore Gallery, New York, NY
            Group show of artists curated by Holly Solomon, Exchange National
            Bank, Kansas City,MO
            Car Show, PS 1, Long Island City, NY
            Polychrome Sculpture, Lever House, curated by Marjorie Strider,                   New York, NY
            Group Show, Gallery Nature Morte, New York, NY
            Energism, Arthur Roger Gallery, curated by Ronnie Cohen, New                     Orleans, LA
            New Works, Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, NY

1981   Positivism, ABC No Rio, New York, NY

1980   Major Works, Forty Louisiana Painters, Contemporary Arts Center,               New Orleans, LA curated by Linda Cathcart

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS AND COMMISSIONS:

2016   18 foot stainless steel sculpture, private sculpture park, St. Rose, LA

2013   Civitella Ranieri –residency, Umbertide, Italy

2008  Louisiana ArtWorks: 3 year studio residency
           Joan Mitchell Foundation: Sculpture Grant

2006  Louisiana Arts Grants
            Joan Mitchell Emergency Grant
           Headlands Center for Art : Residency and fellowship, Sausalito, CA

2000 Ramp/ Art, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA

1995   Creative Stations, MTA. New York, NY

1991   One Percent for the Arts, St. Cloud, MN

1988  Vermont Studio School, artist residency Johnson Vt

1983   Yaddo, artist residency, Saratoga Springs,NY Curatorial and Work                  Experience

2008   Art in America, story on Paul Chan “Waiting for Godot”

1995     Curated “Split Level” at Art in General

1994     Curated exhibition titled “Paper Doll/Social Template”

1989     Visual Arts Panel at Art in General
             Wrote art reviews for Art News Magazine and Contemporanea

1985     Catalogued Jean Michel Basquiat
             Wrote art reviews for East Village Review

1981     Assistant to the photography director, Robert Miller Gallery

1980     Director, Max Hutchinson Gallery Teaching and Lecturing 2008                    Panel , Louisiana ArtWorks, New Orleans


ARTIST PRESENTATIONS

2008   Artist Presentation, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

Artist Presentation, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY

2005   Artist Presentation, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly,MA

Artist Presentation, Depauw University, Greencastle, IN

Artist Presentation, FAU University, Boca Raton, FL

Station WWNO, NPR Interview, New Orleans, LA

Slide presentation, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

Slide presentation, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA  


TEACHING

1995  Drawing Fundamentals, Cape Fear College, Wilmington, NC

1994 Cooper Union, Summer Outreach Program, New York

 

                  

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