Sarah Gross

Sarah Gross
  • Associate Professor
  • Visual Art

Contact Info

Chalmers Hall
1467 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045


Sarah Gross grew up in a small apartment in the middle of New York City. Her work explores physical closeness and emotional distance. Her ceramic sculpture and installation reveals a discomfort with, and longing for intimacy. She earned her MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and her BA from Carleton College. She has completed artist residencies at c.r.e.t.a Rome, Green Olive Arts, Morocco, Greenwich House Pottery, and the Lawrence Arts Center. Sarah shows her work nationally and internationally and is included in numerous collections including the U.S. Department of State, The University of Costa Rica, and the Shiwan Ceramics Museum in Foshan, China. Sarah is an Associate Professor of Visual Art at the University of Kansas.