Arlene Shechet is a multidisciplinary sculptor living and working in New York City and the Hudson Valley. A major, critically acclaimed survey of her work, All At Once, curated by Jenelle Porter, was on view at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, in 2015. Later this year, Shechet will open a solo exhibition at the Harvard Art Museums and in 2023 she will open a solo exhibition titled The Rising Sun at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and unveil a new public installation for the Stuart Collection at the University of California San Diego. In 2018, her ambitious, monumental public project Full Steam Ahead was on view at Madison Square Park in New York. Shechet has received numerous awards, including a John S. Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship Award (2004), the Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Grant (2010), and the 2016 CAA Artist Award for Distinguished Body of Work. Her work also includes a curatorial component as in exhibitions like Ways of Seeing: Three Takes on the Jack Shear Collection at the Drawing Center, New York (2021); Porcelain, No Simple Matter: Arlene Shechet and the Arnhold Collection at The Frick Collection, New York (2016); and From Here On Now at The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., (2016). Her work is held in many distinguished public collections, including the Brooklyn Museum, New York; CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York; The Centre Pompidou, Paris; The Jewish Museum, New York; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; The Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, among others.
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