Sarah Faux was born in Boston, MA. She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Faux has held solo exhibitions at M+B (Los Angeles, CA), Capsule Shanghai (Shanghai), and Stems Gallery (Brussels), among others. She has shown in numerous group exhibitions including at Loyal Gallery (Stockholm), Thomas Erben Gallery (NYC), Fredericks & Freiser (NYC), Nevven Gallery (Götenberg, Sweden) and the New York Studio School (NYC). Faux’s paintings have been written up in Cultured Magazine, Surface, Modern Painters, Hyperallergic, i-D Vice, Artsy, and more.
Faux has been the recipient of many residencies and grants, including a Keyholder Fellowship at the Lower East Side Printshop, NYC (2018-19), artist residencies at Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY (2017, 2012) and the Yale School of Art’s Gloucester Painting Prize, Gloucester, MA (2014). Faux holds an MFA in Painting from Yale University and a joint BA/BFA from Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design.