Sabina Ott
Objects,  Paintings, Drawings, Installations and Videos 2009-presentChicago Transit Authority CommissionSelected Catalog Essays and PressArtist's WritingsCuratorial ProjectsArchive
Sabina Ott has received a Guggenheim Fellowship for 2015 - 2016 and recently completed a public art commission for the Chicago Transit Authority as well as a solo exhibition at the Chicago Cultural Center.

Represented by Aspect/Ratio in Chicago, Ott is known for her broad range of work—from painting to installation to sculpture—and her central role in the art world as educator, curator and as the founder of the exhibition space Terrain Exhibitions.

She earned both her BFA and MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. Exhibiting since 1985, she has participated in over 100 solo and group exhibitions at institutions in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Auckland, New Zealand; Melbourne, Australia; and many cities across the US. Her work is in numerous museum collections including The Whitney Museum of American Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Oakland Museum of Art, and has been reviewed in Art in America, Art Forum, New Art Examiner, The New York Times and The Los Angeles Times, among other publications.

Review on Hyperallergic "The Salvation of Kitsch" by Philip A Hartigan December 31, 2014

ARTFORUM review by Jason Foumberg of "here and there pink melon joy"

Chris Kraus' favorite of 2014 Bomb Magazine…/422812

Newcity Art review of "here and there pink melon joy" by Carrie McGath

Review on Bad at Sports by Lise McKean December 23, 2014

Kyle McMillian - Art in Armerica

Art 50 2014- Artist's artist!

Interview with Duncan MacKenzie and Richard Holland on Bad at Sports on the occasion of the exhibit "here and there pink melon joy" at the Chicago Cultural Center

Interview with Inside the Artists Kitchen

Very informal talk to the Fine Art graduate students of Syracuse University/ Global Exchange America Program

Chicago Transportation Authority project at the 63rd Street Station Red Line!

Catalog available of the exhibition Ornament at the Riverside Art Center, Riverside, IL. Essay and curation by Anne Harris. Artists included: Phyllis Bramson, Susanne Duramus, Matthew Girson, Michelle Grabner, Dan Gunn, Anna Kunz, Joe Jeffers and Michelle Wasson. (link to catalog)

Review of recent exhibition Ornament by
Alicia Eler

Catalog of the exhibition "to perceive the invisible in you". Essay and curation by by Dr. Alison Fraunhar for St. Xavier University, Chicago, Il. (link to catalog)

Interview: Sabina Ott and LVL3 Gallery's Vincent Uribe

Interview: Sabina Ott and J.C.Steinbrunner about Terrain Exhibitions

Interview: Bad At Sports Caroline Picard and Tricia Van Eck about Home@ Art Expo 2013

Interview: Sabina Ott and Kate Sierzputowski