June 5-6, 2021 – collaborative mural project: “All Black Lives Matter: Past, Present, Future” – Kennedy Plaza/Burnside Park, Providence, RI

January – March 2021 – group exhibition: “Gallery Night Juried Art Show – 25th Anniversary of GNP” Gallery Night Providence in conjunction with the Galleries at Sprout Co-Working, Providence, RI

October 10, 2020 – January 10, 2021 – group exhibition: “Urban Wildlife: Learning to Co-Exist” Creature Conserve in conjunction with the National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson, WY

September 4-27, 2020 – group exhibition: “Double Feature: B Movies and Cult Classic Films” Hive artspace, York, PA

July 16 – August 16 2020 – solo exhibition: “Masked!” Gallery Night Providence in conjunction with the Galleries at Sprout CoWorking

June 6 – September 13, 2020 – outdoor installation “Protect” for Art on the Trails: Rising Up, Beals Preserve, Southborough, MA

April 3-25, 2020 – group exhibition: “Botanica: A Virtual Gallery Exhibit” HIVE artspace, York, PA

February 29 – March 27 2020 – group exhibition: “Gallery Night Juried Art Show” Gallery Night Providence in conjunction with the Galleries at Sprout CoWorking, Providence, RI

February 19 – May 1, 2020 – group exhibition: “6th Baker + Whitehill Student Artists’ Book Contest + Exhibition” Fleet Library at RISD, Providence, RI

February 15 – 21, 2020 – group exhibition in partnership with the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Greater Attleboro: “Luminaria” Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

February 1-2, 2020 – group pop-up exhibition: “Art Speaks Out” Pawtucket Arts Collaborative, Pawtucket, RI

December 7, 2019 – January 31, 2020 – group exhibition: “Member’s Exhibition,” Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

December 5, 2019 – January 25, 2020 – group exhibition: “Artists for the Bay Show,” The Bay Center, Providence, RI

November 19, 2019 – March 2020 – group exhibition: “Holiday/Winter Show,” New Hope Art Gallery, Cranston, RI

November 7 – December 26, 2019 – group exhibition: “Holiday Member Show/Silent Auction,” Pawtucket Arts Collaborative, Pawtucket, RI

November 1-30, 2019 – group exhibition: “Mini Art Show,” HIVE artspace, York, PA

June 6-9, 2019 – writing “World Awaits Epiphany,” featured in Once Upon A Sign’s public art display for PVD Fest, Providence, RI

February 2 – 27, 2019 – group exhibition: “Corazon,” HIVE artspace, York, PA

August 18, 2018 – won third prize as chalk artist, “10th Annual Expo for the Senses,” Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

August 18 – September 14, 2018 – solo show, window display: “Standing in the Reign with Birds,” Dirt Palace, Olneyville, Providence, RI

March 22 – 25, 2018 – group exhibition: “Flower Show: Blast Off – Celestial Gardens,” Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

November 2017 – artwork and writing published in “Like A Girl” zine 

October 22 – November 19, 2017 (gallery opening October 26th) – group juried exhibition: “The Art of Darkness”, HeARTspot Art Center and Gallery, East Providence, RI

October 14, 2017 – Artist participant in Providence Rotary Street Painting Festival at the Alex & Ani Center, Downtown Providence, RI

September – December 2017 – AmeriCorps Teaching Artist for Providence CityArts! for Youth at Highlander Charter School, Providence, RI

December 2016 – June 2017 – Artist Mentor for Highlander Charter School’s ELO Program, Providence, RI

March 18, 2017 – group exhibition: RISD Project Open Door Alumni Exhibition, Providence, RI

December 2016 – published in Dusie Press’s Advent Calendar (Dusie.org)

June 2016 – published in Sad Asian Girls Club’s anthology: Volume 1

April 15 – May 16, 2016 – group exhibition: TIMBER!!! Non-Juried Art Show, Portsmouth Arts Guild, Portsmouth, RI

April 3 – May 3, 2016 – joint exhibition with photographer Eric Frazer: “Without a Face,” Firehouse 13, Providence, RI

March 24, 2016 – group salon: Roll Around in the Dirt with Me, Vernon St, Providence, RI

March 18, 2016 – group exhibition pop-up: Bad Art Show, Finlandia, Providence, RI

September 18 – October 1, 2015 – group exhibition: Magick’s Dark Sister: Act of the Occult, Gang Greenough Gallery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

August 23, 2015 – performer (hippie occultist) for NecronomiCon Providence/Frank Difficult Presents film screening of “The Dunwich Horror”

August 2015 – featured in Bea Bambita’s short film: “Girl” 

August 2015 – solo exhibition: “Girl Talk” at Open Window Gallery, AS220, Providence, RI

August 2015 – “Condiment Horrors” + “I’m Making That Good Toilet Money” published in Infinite Scroll’s Issue #4 “Time and Money”

July 2015 – “Duck and Bunny” + illustration published in Basement Babes‘ Issue #9 “Relationships”

July 16 – August 20, 2015 – awarded full tuition scholarship via Frequency Writers to attend ‘Found Poetics’ course at 186 Carpenter St, Providence, RI

June 20, 2015 – photographer for 2nd Annual Seamz2BStreetz Flash Show, Boston Common, Boston, MA

April 29, 2015 – first article gets published in the Boston Hassle : “E.T. Parcell – Good News for Orchestra”

December 19, 2014 – First article is published in The Lankville Daily News : “Lankville Economic Report by Sarah Samways”

December 2014 – Annual Staff Art & Craft Exhibition 2014, Woods-Gerry Gallery, RISD, Providence, RI

2014 – live performance piece for the Providence Fringe Festival: “When Your Luck’s Run Out on You” w/Tim Aznavourian & Dorian King + video: “Death to Strawberry Moon” (featuring Adrienne Jones) at the Fluxus Funeral, 95 Empire, Providence, RI

2014 – photographer for Crosswalk Catwalk, Providence, RI

2014 – illustration “My Friends Do Drugs” is published in literary/art magazine, The Gambler

2014 – group exhibition: “Freedom of Fantasy: An International Fine Arts Exhibition,” West Park Gallery, West Park Presbyterian Church, New York, NY

2014 – group exhibition: “Nicolas Cage Art Show,” Balançoire, San Francisco, CA

2014 – group exhibition + live body painting: “Pancakes and Booze Art Show,” M1-5 Lounge, New York, NY

January 2014 – “Fancy Goldfish” drawing is used for Kickstarter project, Melissa Nichols’s Day By Day 

2013 – group exhibition: “P.A.A.G.E.S Premier Event” at the Pawtucket Armory Arts Center, Pawtucket, RI

2013 – photographer for roaming flash-mob-styled street fashion show, “Crosswalk Catwalk”, Providence, RI

2011 – traveling group exhibition: “The Sketchbook Project: 2011 Tour” at the Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY

2011 – group project, zine “Unladylike” is published and presented on behalf of comics/feminist group Ladydrawers, spearheaded by Anne Elizabeth Moore

2011 – awarded Mary Louise Barna Memorial Scholarship and work/study, printmaking intensive at Ox-Bow School of Arts, Saugatuck, MI

2010 – group exhibition: “Dodeka” at Siragusa Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009 – 2011 – accepted into, attended School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC)

2009 – solo exhibition: “Quiet Riot: New Works by Sarah Samways” at AS220 Youth Gallery, Providence, RI

2008 – 2009 – Gallery Assistant at AS220, Providence, RI