UnBound7!, Candela Gallery, Richmond, VA


2015 M.F.A. Photography, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
2011 B.F.A. Photography, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington, DC

Public Collections

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, New Haven, CT
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Franklin Furnace Artists' Book Collection, Brooklyn, NY
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago, IL
Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR
Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
UMass Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, MA
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Yale University, New Haven, CT


2018 UnBound7!, Candela Gallery, Richmond, VA (upcoming)
2018 Companion Pieces, Anytime Dept., Cincinnati, OH
2018 Silver Eye's Biannual Auction Exhibition, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA
2018 Z. Arvhive Exhibition, Claire T. Carney Library, UMass Darmouth, North Dartmouth, MA
2016 No Texting, Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
2016 On the Shelf, Filter Space, curated by Kelli Connell, Chicago, IL
2016 Picture Perfect: Contrarian Voices in Photography, Durango Art Center, Durango, CO
2016 You Can't Take it With You, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison, WI
2016 Worn Out Joy / A Lick and a Promise with Ani Katz, Milkweed Gallery, Sugar Loaf, NY
2014 Petty Thieves 5, Hell & Gone Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Perfect Wasn't Bad Part II, Hell & Gone Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Thesis, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014 Albert P. Weisman Exhibition, Arcade Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014 MFA Thesis, Glass Curtain Gallery, essay by Lisa Sutcliffe, Chicago, IL
2013 Body Dirt, The Refrigerator, Richmond, VA
2013 Petty Thieves 3, curated by Empty Stretch, Furthermore, Washington, DC
2013 13th Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China
2013 Hair Apparent, Athenaeum, Alexandria, VA
2012 Vulnerable, 229 Collective, Brooklyn, NY
2011 On the Lakeshore…And Other Stories with Iris Janke, Goethe Insititut, Washington, DC
2011 The Monroe Portfolios, curated by Terri Weifenbach, Washington, DC
2011 NEXT at the Corcoran, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
2011 The Secret Making of the Best Persons, Metro Space Gallery, Richmond, VA
2011 Petty Thieves, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Gallery 31, Washington, DC
2010 Civilian Editions, Civilian Art Projects, curated by Jayme McLellan, Washington, DC
2010 Portray, Addison-Ripley Fine Art, curated by Frank Day, Washington, DC


2017 A Lick and a Promise, Candor Arts, Chicago, IL 
2015 Homesick, Zatara Press, Richmond, VA
2014 Flowers for Ruth, self-published, Detroit, MI
2011 Worn Out Joy, self-published, Washington, DC

Group Publications / Journals

2017 Papersafe Issue #09: Other Eden, Jamaica Plain, MA
2017 Moments that stay, Oranbeg Press, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Petty Thieves 5, Empty Stretch, Washington, DC
2014 Beta, Oranbeg Press, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Interleaves, Oranbeg Press, Brooklyn, NY
2013 (Re)presentation, Anamesa Journal, New York University, New York, NY
2012 Twenty/12, Empty Stretch, Washington, DC

Awards / Honors / Residencies

2018 The Creative Center Training Institute: The Role of Arts in Healthcare, New York, NY
2017 Preserving in One's Existence, Summer Forum for Inquiry + Exchange, Residency, Kanohe, HI
2014 Albert P. Weisman Award,  Project Completion Grant, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
2014 Anderson Ranch Arts Center Merit Award, Full Tuition Grant, Snowmass Village, CO
2013 John Mulvany Scholarship, Project Completion Grant, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
2011 Follett Merit Award, Full Tuition Grant, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

Press / Features Online

Featured Artist: March 2018, Lutte Collective
Interview with Jess T. Dugan, Strange Fire Collective
Aaron Canipe / Sara J. Winston, a new nothing (ongoing)
Holding the Unknown with Care: Interview with Sara J. Winston by Lynnette Miranda, This Is Tomorrow
Some Days Just Are, Huffington Post
Pictures Without Words Vol 001, Issue 002, Strant
Moments that stay, Oranbeg Press
Habitare, Landscape Stories
Homesick, CUS Photo
Announcing 'A Lick and a Promise' by Sara J. Winston, Candor Arts
Winter 2017, Streit House Space
A Lick and a PromiseAin't-Bad Magazine
Homesick: Book Review by Karen Jenkinsphoto-eye
Best Books of 2015: John Gossage, photo-eye
Homesick: Book Review by Aline SmithsonLenscratch
The Autoimmune Diet, Aftertastes