Faculty Biography


Sarah Buie, M.F.A.

Professor of Studio Art
Department of Visual and Performing Art
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

Phone: 508.793.7560
Email: sbuie@clarku.edu

Ms. Buie received a B.A. from Wellesley College in 1971 and an M.F.A. from Yale University in 1978. She has been at Clark since 1978.

Current Teaching and Creative Work

Ms. Buie is a museum exhibition designer who, since 1978, has designed over eighty temporary and permanent exhibitions for a range of clients. She has studied the design of traditional sacred architecture in Nepal, India, Tibet, Bhutan and Japan, and teaches and writes on Sacred Space, with spatial archetypes as a guide to holistic understandings of our relationship to the environment; her course has been offered in Clark's Environmental School and in the graduate program at Rhode Island School of Design, and she is at work on an anthology developed from the course.

Selected Exhibitions

Art for Yale, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 2001

From Paris to Providence, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, 2001

Tree, Ecotarium, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1999

Threshold Project, Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1994-99

Thomas Eakins, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 1996

Selections from these and other exhibitions designed by Professor Buie.