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Sara G. Rafferty

Assistant Professor of Art

Sara Greenberger Rafferty, assistant professor of art, holds a B.F.A. in Photography from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and an M.F.A. in Sculpture and New Genres from Columbia University's School of the Arts. She has previously taught at SUNY, CUNY, RISD, Columbia, Parsons, Amherst College, and the Ox-Bow School of Art in addition to extensive undergraduate and graduate Visiting Artist engagements throughout the U.S. and in Canada.

Rafferty is an interdisciplinary visual artist based in New York. Selected exhibitions include the 2014 Whitney Biennial, New York, MOMA/PS1, The Kitchen, Artists Space, FLAG Art Foundation, The Aspen Museum of Art, The Jewish Museum, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, White Flag Projects, ARTSPACE, NZ, in addition to dozens of commercial galleries. Her website is located at

From 2005 2007, she was the co-editor of North Drive Press, and her writing on art and comedy has appeared in numerous publications, exhibition catalogues, and online. A catalogue of her 2011 solo exhibition Remote at the Rachel Uffner Gallery where she is represented is available via Distributed Art Publishers. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, NY, the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, and the New Britain Museum, CT.

Recent and Upcoming Courses
HACU-0291: Adventures in Reproduction (Spring 2014)
HACU-0112: Drawing Through: Fundamentals (Spring 2014)
HACU-208S: New York Contemporary Arts (January 2014)
HACU-0162: The Sun's Not Yellow It's Chicken: Color Studies (Fall 2013)


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Sara Rafferty
Assistant Professor of Art
Dakin House 201
Mail Code MB
Hampshire College
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Amherst, MA 01002

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