EDUCATION
1954-58           Smith College, Northampton, MA
1973-76, 79-81 Art Students League, NYC
1985               Silvermine Guild Arts Center
1986 -93          Robert Reed Private Seminar, New Haven
2001               “Site, 1999,” Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, drawing marathon
2000               Drawing Marathon, New York Studio School
various            Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Photographics


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011                “Conumble Series,” North Main Gallery, Salem, New York
                      “The Way We Were,” The Gallery:  Brendan’s 101, Rowayton, CT
2010                “Conumble Series,” ArtPlace Gallery, Fairfield, CT
                      “Looking Out, Looking In,” The Watermark at 3030 Park, Bridgeport, CT 
2007                "New Moves," Art/Place, Southport, CT     
2004                "Swing Series," Art/Place, Southport, CT
2001                “A Matter of Time,” Art/Place, Southport, CT       
1998                Beside Myself Gallery, Arlington, VT                             
                      Department of Public Utility Control, New Britain, CT. Invitational
1997                Darien Library, Darien, Ct., Invitational
1995                “Closer to Home,” Art/Place
1994                “It’s Not All Black and White,” Moviehouse Studio Gallery, Millerton, NY
1992                Beside Myself Gallery, Arlington, VT
1991                “Nora,” Art/Place, Southport, CT
1989                “Encounter Series,” Landmark Lobby Gallery, Stamford, CT
                      Beside Myself Gallery, Arlington, VT
                      Geissler Gallery, Stoneleigh-Burnham School, Greenfield, MA
1985                “Friendly Faces, Familiar Places,” Arts Council of Norwalk, CT
1980                Geissler Gallery, Stoneleigh-Burnham School, Greenfield, MA, Inaugural Exhibition
 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015                “New Work,” Art/Place Gallery, Fairfield, CT, two-person show
2013                “In the Layers,” Silvermine Arts Center, New Canaan, CT
                      “Geometry, Line & Color – Clamage, Michaels & Meagher, Wilton Library, Wilton, CT
2012                “In Plain Sight,” Art/Place, Fairfield, CT, two-person show
                      “Drawings,” The Watermark, 2020 Park”, Bridgeport, CT, two-person show
2011                “The Last Road Show, ArtPlace, Fairfield, CT
2008                “Why Not?’” Burt Chernow Gallery, Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT
                      "Sight and Sound," Silvermine Guild Arts Center
2007               "Dialogue Project :  First Conversations,” Silvermine Guild     Arts Center     
                      "Small Works," SOHO 20, NYC
2003, 2002       “Art of the Northeast,” Silvermine Guild Arts Center
2001               “Breaking the Rules,” Katonah Museum, Katonah, NY
2000               Regional Artist Exhibition 2000, Pfizer, Groton, CT
                      “Drawings,” Fairfield Library, Fairfield, CT, Invitational
                      “Family Tales,” Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY, Invitational
1999               Federal Reserve Bank of New York, curated by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
                      “Art of the Northeast,” Silvermine Guild Arts Center
1997               “New, Connecticut,” b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY
                      “Silvermine/NYC,” Kohn Pedersen Fox,NYC        
1996               “Seeds: Growth and Development of Ideas,” Art/Ex Gallery, Stamford Museum and                             Nature Center, CT
1995               “25th Annual CT Art Competition, Stamford Museum and Nature Center, CT    
1994               “Art for Artspace,” Artspace, New Haven, CT
                      “Images,” Art/Place, Southport, CT, two-person show
1993               “Small Works Invitational,” Artspace, New Haven, CT
                     “The League at the Cape,” Museum of the Provincetown Art Association, MA
1992               “On the Road,” Pelham Art Center, Pelham NY, Invitational
                     “Artists’ Books/Artists’ Words,” Gallery Ten, Rockford, IL
1991               “The Switch Is On,” Artworks Gallery, Hartford, CT
                     “Women in the Visual Art - Drawings,” Erector Square, New Haven, CT
1990               “Connecticut Vision,” Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT
1987, 1979      “Art of the Northeast,” Silvermine Guild Arts Center

        
COLLECTIONS
Town of Fairfield
Stoneleigh-Burnham School
Prudential Connecticut Realty
Norwalk Hospital

 
AWARDS / RESIDENCIES
2003               Carol Eisner Sculpture Award, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT
2001               First prize, “Breaking the Rules,” Tri-State Exhibition, Katonah Museum, NY
1997               Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
1993               Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, VA
1992               Artist’s Books/Artist’s Words, Gallery ten, Rockford,, Ill., second prize


REVIEWS
A. J. O’Connell, “Meagher brings ‘Conumble’ art to ArtPlace, The Hour, Norwalk, CT June 20, 2010.

Carol King, “Local Artists Show Collaborative Work in Silvermine,” Westport News, Aug. 31, 2007.

Lorraine Gengo, “Me Talk Pretty Art One Day:  Fiery female artists bring their Dialogue Project to
Silvermine,” New Haven Advocate, Sept. 27, 2007.

Jennifer Weil, “Getting into the swing of art,” The Item, Port Chester, NY, April 2, 2004.

D. Dominick Lombardi, “Exploring the Gamut Of Contemporary Art,” The New York Times, June 17, 2001.
 
Kerri Williams, “Looking Out Sandra Meagher’s Window:  Rowayton Artist Places Viewer In Her Works,” Darien News-Review, June 19, 1997.
 
Kate F. Jennings, “A Tranquil and Contemplative Show in Southport:  A sense of searching and solitude,” Darien News-Review, April 15, 1993.
 
Vivien Raynor, “In Pelham, Artists Who Take to the Road,” The New YorkTimes, Aug. 16, 1992.
 
William Zimmer, “Poems and Postcards, Aspects of Creativity,” The New York Times, Aug. 16, 1992.
                      
Bill Reed, “Beside Myself Gallery Show Offers a Few Surprises,” The Manchester Journal., June 3, 1992.

Margaret Plaganis, “Artist Exchange,” Hartford Advocate, July 8, 1991.
 
Kate F. Jennings, “Previews:  Erector Square Gallery/New Haven Women in the Arts,“ Art New England, March 1991.
                      
Bill Reed, “The Subject is Shadow in Beside Myself Gallery Current Show,” The Manchester Journal, July 19, 1989.
 
Mary Conseur, “Meagher’s ‘Encounters’ on Display in Stamford,” Norwalk   News-Trader, Feb. 8, 1989.
 
Betty Shields, “Sandy Meagher work at SoNo Council,” The Hour, Aug. 2, 1985.


PROJECTS & INCLUSIONS
On Your Mark:  Drawing as Process, curated by John Pavlou and Luis Perelman, Blue Door Gallery, January 12-February 18, 2012
 
Artist Portrait Project:  Celebrating ART/PLACE @ 25.  Photo Montages by Arle Sklar-Weinstein. 2008.
 
The Dialogue Project:  First Conversations, Ann Weiner, Blurb Inc., 2006
 
“Nora,” 3 poems, 12 black and white charcoal drawings by Sandra Meagher printed by Stinehour Press. Limited edition of 200 plus 20 copies hand bound and cased by Meagher. Crossroads Press, 1991.
 
Sandra Meagher's Drawings in the Encounter and Nora Series were the subject of study in the Department of Philosophy at West Chester University, PA.
 
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