Contemporary Arts Center
Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center
for Contemporary Art
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Artist Details


Sculptor and photographer Rachel Harrison was born in 1966 in New York, NY. She received a BA in 1989 from Wesleyan University. Harrison has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including at the Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI (2002); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (2004); The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2016); and Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (2019). She has participated in numerous group exhibitions, including Simply Made in America, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH (1993); Reordering Reality, Collecting Contemporary Art, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH (2004); Plug In #44, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands (2008); America Is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (2015); and Before Tomorrow, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway (2023). Harrison currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.

Bio updated as of 2023.

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