Lives and Works in New York


MFA Sculpture, Columbia University, New York, NY

BFA Studio Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX


Art Ichol Ceramics Residency, Maihar, Madhya Pradesh, India

Nature Art Habitat Residency Alt Fellow, Taleggio Valley, Italy
Deans Project Grant, Columbia University School of the Arts
Mycelium Innovation Grant Recipient, Experiment


Scholastic Art + Writing Awards 2022 Alumni Microgrant
High Desert Observatory Residency, Joshua Tree, CA
Celsius: Ocean Synthetic Biology Entrepreneur in Residence, San Pedro, CA


Baltimore Jewelry Center, Self-Directed Residency, Baltimore, MD


California Institute of Technology, Thomas Lauritsen Summer Research Fellow, Pasadena, California
Baltimore Jewelry Center, Scholarship Recipient, Baltimore, MD

Rema Hort Mann, Emerging Artist Grant 2020 Nominee, Los Angeles, CA
Oxbow School of Art, Workshop Scholarship Recipient, Saugatuck, MI
Spira, Artist in Residence, Los Angeles, CA


Urban Glass, Workshop Scholarship Recipient, New York, NY
New York Arts Practicum, New York, NY
Dallas Museum of Art, Clare Hart DeGolyer Memorial Grant Recipient, Dallas, TX
Anderson Ranch, Workshop Scholarship Recipient, Aspen, CO
The University of Texas at Austin, Irving & Jeannette Goodfriend Presidential Scholarship in Art
The University of Texas at Austin, Jack Risley Endowed Scholarship
The University of Texas at Austin, Steve Grosskopf Endowed Scholarship in Studio Art
The University of Texas at Austin, Undergraduate Research Fellowship


   MFA Thesis Exhibition 2024, Wallach Art Gallery, New York, NY
   Leaps of Conciousness, ZAZ Times Square, New York, NY
   Common Ground, Indian Ceramics Triennale, Artshilla, New Delhi, India
   Skeleton Pants, Soloway, New York, NY

Implosion Paradigm Incoming, Below Grand, New York, NY
in media res, Le Blanc, New York, NY
Kayfabe, curated by BBQLA at Guerrero Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
IN RESPONSE: The Sassoons, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Press Release (Cycle III), Storage Gallery, New York, NY
Class of 2024 First-Year MFA Exhibition,
Wallach Gallery at Columbia
University, New York, NY

Hypersaline, Bozomag, Los Angeles, CA
Rough Cuts, curated by Material Girls, Mass Gallery, Austin, TX
The Atavistic Homeschooling of Espalier
, Below Grand, New York, NY
A Body is a Home, Hark LA, Los Angeles, CA
Augurhythms, Hesse Flatow, New York, NY
Symbiosis: Sculpting the Art of Living Together, Organized by Culture Hub LA, Navel, Los Angeles, CA
Cotyledon, Cotyledon Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Plantasia, Petty Cash, New York, NY
Live, Laugh, Love, Below Grand, New York, NY
Nature vs Nurture, Brea Gallery, Orange County, CA

A Memory Which Acts, House Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA
Never Finished, collaboration with Emily Blythe Jones, Other Places Art Fair, San Pedro, CA
The Space Between Your Nostrils, RESORT, Baltimore, MD

Unearthed, Ars Electronica ft SUPERCOLLIDER, Los Angeles, CA
Vitrines, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD
Ghost Art Projects, online
Technosphere, Spring/Break Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
Tailgate, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA
A Message to Space, SUPERCOLLIDER, Los Angeles, CA

Hygiene & Other Surplus, Gallery Also, Los Angeles, CA
Velvet Ropes, Martha’s Contemporary, Austin, TX
Hop Scotch, Rosenberg Gallery, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD
Big Ringer, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
Oozy Rat In A Sanitary Zoo, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Holiday Open House, Resort Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Artstartart, East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX
Red Dot, Women and Their Work, Austin, TX
Sketches, Shoes Off, Brooklyn, NY
Through The Closet, Tracy’s Room, Brooklyn, NY
Beast Manner Collective, West Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX
Stickermom: Soft Scramble, UT Research Week, Austin, TX
Quickie, Dude Ranch, Austin, TX
The End, Fab Gallery, Austin, TX
It's Not What You Think, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Untitled, Visual Art Center, Austin, TX

Art Bash, Native Hostel, Austin, TX
Through Friction, Art & Vinyl, Austin, TX
Hello Girls! No Vacancy 3,New York, NY
Meta_"Real"_World, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX



Sasha Fishman’s Biomaterials, Ecopoetics NYC, October 27, 2023
Sasha Fishman: Book Launch  + Material Stretch Archive, Printed Matter, October 13, 2023
Liquid Eel, Columbia GSAPP Material Variance Conference, September 19, 2023
Mushroom Clay Workshop, Collaboration with Lera Niemackl, Columbia University, New York, NY, April 2, 2023

Timekeepers: Shrimpkeepers Bioplastic Extraction, Navel, Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 2022
Artist Talk: Sculpting Sustainable Futures, University of Colorado Boulder, January 24, 2022

Artist Talk: Sculpting Sustainable Futures (collaboration with Emily Blythe Jones), Kenyon College, November 4, 2021
Artist Talk: Bio-Plastics: Sculptural Experimentation, Natural History Society of Maryland, July 22, 2021
Timekeepers Community Cicada Collection + Bioplastic Extraction, The Shed Space, Baltimore, MD, July 9, 2021
Visiting Artist: Cycad Fossil Sculpture Workshop, Goucher College, June 21 + 23, 2021
Artist Talk (collaboration with Emily Blythe Jones), University of Denver, Denver, CO, March 5, 2021 Artist Talk, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, February 18, 2021
Artist Talk, CSULB, Long Beach, CA, February 2, 2021
Workshop: How to Grow Your Own Dye Using Algae (collaboration with Spira) Genspace, New York, NY, January 9 + 21, 2021

Artist Talk (collaboration with Emily Blythe Jones),Goucher College, Baltimore, MD, November 2020
Presentation: Sculpting Marine Waste: Methods for Biomaterial Characterization for Home + Studio Labs, Fall Seminar Day, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, October 20, 2020
Presentation: Sculpting Sustainable Resin: Castable and Optically Clear Biocomposite from Chitosan and Hagfish Slime Fibers, Summer Seminar Day, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, July 7, 2020

Artist Talk, Dallas Museum of Art, Dalls, Texas, May 5, 2018

    Student Sasha Fishman Bridges Art and Science with Bioplastics, Columbia University School of the Arts
Sasha Fishman’s Implosion Paradigm Incoming, Qingyuan Deng, Brooklyn Rail
Sculpting Forms Through Biogenic Material Research,
Slow + Sustain, Iss. 04
Spira’s Partner Feature: Sasha Fishman,
Spira Inc
Announcing the 2022 Alumni Microgrant Recipients, Scholasatic Art + Writing Awards
Yanelab Podcast: Sasha Fishman – Biomaterials in Sculpture, February 16, 2022
Rupture and Regeneration: Sophia Belkin and Sasha Fishman in Resort’s Final Shows, Bmore Art, Rebekah Kirkman, July 6, 2021
Kirschner, Noelani, Sasha Fishman,The American Scholar, September 21, 2020
Mccain, Peter, “My Date with A Hagfish” Batshit Times, April 2020.
Check out Sasha FishmanVoyage LA, 3 Oct. 2019.
Belblidia, Nora. “Blurring the Boundary Between Art and Science – BmoreArt - Baltimore ContemporaryArt.” Bmoreart, 5 Sept. 2019.
Johnson, Brooke; Fishman, Sasha; Murchison, Seth; Wilson, Rachel; Rodriguez, Tin. “Oozy Rat In A Sanitary Zoo.” Limited edition risograph handbound books. Austin, Texas March, 2019.
Rachid, Jen. “Artist Spotlight :: Sasha Fishman.” Raw Paw, Jan. 2019.
Rees, Christina & Zech, Brandon, “Top Five: January 24, 2019”, Glasstire, Glasstire, 24 January 2019
“Artist Spotlight: Sasha Fishman.” ArtStartArt, 2018.
Jones, Ashley. “Awarded Anticipation: DMA 2018 Awards To ArtistsArts & Culture Texas, 18 June 2018.
“Dallas Museum of Art Announces 2018 Awards.” Glasstire, Glasstire, 4 May 2018.
“Sasha Fishman: Local Artist.” Venus, 14 Feb. 2017.
“Through Friction: Opening Reception.” Bbatx, 7 Dec. 2017.
“Sasha Fishman: Squiggle Garden.” Venus, 22 Dec. 2016.
“Photograms.” Venus, 22 Dec. 2016.
“How I Spent My Summer: Sasha Fishman.” The University of Texas at Austin College of Fine Arts, 2016.

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