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Sara Pedigo: Faculty and Staff

Sara Pedigo M.F.A.
Associate Professor and Chair


Art & Design

Research, Professional and Creative Activity:

Sara Pedigo Fine Art

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

  • 2018
    -(Forthcoming), Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL, 

    -Apperceptions, Thompson Gallery, Furman University, Greenville, SC
    -Apperceptions, Arts on Douglas, New Smyrna Beach, FL
  • 2017
    -Play and Pastimes, Jacksonville International Airport, Jacksonville, FL, Terminal A
  • 2016
    -Beneath the Ordinary, Artspace Gallery, College of Southern Nevada, North Las Vegas, NV
    -Barton Art Galleries, Susan Lichtman, Domestic Arrangements, Virginia Thompson Graves Gallery and      Sara Pedigo, A Nest of Rooms, Lula E. Rackley Gallery, Barton College, Wilson, NC

  • 2015
    -Ronald Gibbons and Sara Pedigo: Environments Real and Imagined, Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

  • 2013
    -Moments in Bloom, Wynn Bone Gallery, Annapolis, MD
    -Remember Where We Parked, Florida School of the Arts Gallery, Palatka, FL
  • 2012
    -Transliteration: a collaboration between Poet Liz Robbins and Painter Sara Pedigo, Crisp-Ellert Art Museum, St. Augustine, FL 

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2017
    -National Painting Exhibition, Gallery of Art and Design, The University of Southern Mississippi, -Hattiesburg, MS (Juror: Peter Van Dyck)
    -Small Works Invitational, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, NY
    -From the Pages, Paradigm Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Invitational
  • 2016
    -Root to Bloom, Principle Gallery, Alexandria, VA (Juror Teresa Oaxaca)

  • 2015
    -Strange Paradise: 2015 National Juried Exhibition, First Street Gallery, New York, NY (Juror Steven Harvey of SHFAP) 

  • 2014
    -Magnitude Seven, Manifest Creative Research Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
    -Our Shared Past, Cummer Museum, Jacksonville, FL, Dec.-May, (Curator: Jefree Shalev)

Awards and Publications

  • 2018
    -Saw Palm, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

  • 2017
    -Flare, Cover Art and Interview, Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL
    -JuztaProse Literary Magazine, Volume 11, Spring 2017
  • 2016
    -Art Ventures Individual Artist Grant, The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida,   Jacksonville, FL
    -Kahler Fund Award for Teaching of the Liberal Arts, Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL
  • 2015
    -Minetta Review, Cover Art, Fall 2015 Issue, New York University, NY, NY
    -Always Home, Special Edition Book, Fresh Paint Magazine, Blurb, ISBN: 1320439977

  • 2014
    -Ivory Tower: A journal of poetry, Cover Art, Volume II, University of Delhi



  • MFA in Painting, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
  • BA in Fine Art, Honors, Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL

Professional Profile:

Sara Pedigo grew up in the American South. She received her MFA in Painting from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, in 2007. Pedigo has exhibited nationally, with solo exhibitions at Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina, College of Southern Nevada, North Las Vegas, Nevada, Wynn Bone Gallery in Annapolis, Maryland, and Barton College, Wilson, North Carolina. Group exhibitions include the Cue Foundation, First Street Gallery, and Blue Mountain Gallery in New York City, Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, and the Naples Art Museum in Naples, Florida. In 2006, she was included in the Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington DC, and received a Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant. Her artwork has been the cover art for the following publications: Ivory Tower: A journal of poetry published by the University of Delhi, Play Button: Poems by Liz Robbins published by Cider Press Review and Minetta Review: a literary and arts publication at New York University. 

Teaching and Related Service:

Classes Taught:

  • Art 105: Drawing I
  • Art 218: Visual Culture
  • Art 225: 2D Materials and Concepts
  • Art 302: Painting I
  • Art 308: Figure Drawing
  • Art 318: Figure Painting
  • Art 402: Painting II
  • Art 408: Figure Drawing II
  • Art 410: Study Away New York
  • Art 495: Exhibit Portfolio I
  • Art 496: Exhibit Portfolio II (BFA) 

Office location: 
Art Buidling 101

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