Sara Clendening

b. 1980 Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Lives and works in Los Angeles


2007 The Mountain School of Art, Los Angeles, CA

2003 BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, painting, sculpture


2009 Sauce Policy, Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2008 Secret Stash, John Riepenhoff Experience at Ooga Booga, Los Angeles, CA

New Sculptures, John Riepenhoff Experience at The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

2005 Midnight Snacks, Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI


2009 Wallgasm, Angstrom Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Group show, Sundays Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1999, China Art Objects, Los Angeles, CA

2008 Milwaukee International Art Fair, Milwaukee, WI

Dark Fair, Swiss institute, NY

Kleveland, Bonelli Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

PENNED, Artscape, Baltimore, MD

L.A. Art Fair, Ooga Booga booth, Los Angeles, CA

2007 One Foot High and Rising, Balmoral Gallery, Venice, CA

Aquarium Show, Frieze Art Fair, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, London

Space is a Place, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR

2006 HDTS5, Swap meet organized by Amy Yao, Joshua Tree, CA

Forever Home, curated by Hanna Fushihara-Aron, HaNNa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Small Paintings Show, curated by General Store, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS

Balls Out, 518 E. Erie St., Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee International Art Fair, Milwaukee, WI

2005 General Store presents: small paintings, N.A.D.A., Miami, FL

Early Works, curated by General Store, White Columns, New York, NY

Mothership, curated by Hanna Fushihara-Aron, Artscape, Baltimore, MD

2004 California Earthquakes, Daniel Reich Gallery, New York, NY

Drunk vs. Stoned, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, NY

Poster Show, LACE, Los Angeles, CA

Moon Dust, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN

HDTS4: General Store Rocks, Joshua Tree, CA

Four-Color Pen Show, Van Harrison Gallery, Chicago, IL

Four-Color Pen Show, Locust Projects, Miami, FL

The Stray Show, General store booth, Chicago, IL

2003 La Superette, Deitch Projects, NY, Participant Inc, NY

Moon Dust, Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Undergraduate Exhibition, Gallery 2, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2002 Nippon Steel Exhibition, Nippon Steel, Chicago, IL

Cassette jockey world championship, organized by Cory Archangel, Camp Gay, Chicago


2009 Younger than Jesus: Artist Directory, New Museum and Phaidon Press,April 2009

2004 Saltz, Jerry: “Termite Theory”, Village Voice

2004 Saltz, Jerry: “Blotto, Meet Buzzed”, Village Voice

2003 Schumacher, Mary: “Where the Odd Get Even” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel