Sara Willadsen

Sara Willadsen was born in Sheboygan, WI in 1987. She received her Master of Fine Arts in Painting from Northern Illinois University in 2014 and her Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art and Graphic Arts from Lakeland College in 2010. Working mainly with paint and various site-specific found materials, Willadsen’s work explores concepts of abstract spaces and structures guided by her surroundings. She has had work featured in New American Paintings and Fresh Paint Magazine and shows frequently in group exhibitions across the country. Willadsen currently works as a visual artist and graphic designer Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin.

Past Exhibition

Boundaries: New work by Sara Willadsen

September 8 - October 20, 2018

With this series, Willadsen’s work deviates from environments and structures to focus on curated, contained objects. By carefully arranging collage materials within specific parameters, she is able to analyze her visual language as well as use this act of simplifying as an agent for clarity. Each composition is made with restraint and reveals an organized, deconstructed view that can typically only be seen early on in her creative process.

Link: Boundaries | Kolaj Magazine

PRESS: EYES ON MILWAUKEE: Inside Saint Kate The Arts Hotel by Jeramey Jannene, Urban Milwaukee

The new Saint Kate The Arts Hotel isn’t simply a case of throwing a new coat of paint on the former Intercontinental Hotel. Marcus Corp. has undertaken a top-to-bottom renovation that has transformed the downtown hotel into an art showcase. Read more.

Gallery artist, Sara Willadsen, has several pieces in this new collection of Saint Kate.


Available Works

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To inquire, please call 920.559.7181 or email