M.C.CAROLYN

HONORS

Local Arts Educ. Partnership (LAEP) Grant

     Cultural Arts Council of Sonoma County, CA    

                Art Quest, Santa Rosa High School, Santa Rosa, CA: 

                Lecture Series & Carving Instruction

Marin Society of Artists, CA, "A Sculpture Exhibition", First Place Award

MetroArt I Competition, First Place Winner

                Installation of "Parental Guidance", sculpture/bench

                   New Carrollton Metro Station, Maryland

Outstanding Visual Artist of the Year, Prince George’s County, MD

Juror for Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Cloverdale, CA

Art-In-Education Grant Lecture Series, P. George’s Arts Council:  6 years

Prince George's County Arts Council, MD, Purchase Grants:  3 years

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

                Sculpture Demonstration, Seminar on Women Sculptors

CK Gallery, "Spiritual Journeys", Oakland, CA

        Award of Best In Show, 1st Place

Plaza Arts Gallery, "Chiselers", Healdsburg, CA  

                Award of Excellence for Individual Work

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Marin Society of Artists, "A Sculpture Exhibition", San Rafael, CA

San Francisco Women Artists, "Natural Wonders", San Francisco, CA

Art for Life 2014 - 16, Sebastopol Center for Arts, CA

NCWCA "12" Exhibit, Warehouse 416, Oakland, CA

MarinMOCA, "Fall Juried Exhibition", Novato, CA

Cloverdale - Geyserville "Sculpture Trail", 2013 - 2017, Cloverdale, CA

Art Contemporary of Marin, "Summer Juried Exhibit", Pt. Reyes, CA

Colors of Humanity Art Gallery, "New Beginnings", online exhibit

Fulton X Gallery, "Human/Nature", Fulton, CA

O'Hanlon Art Center, "Darkness & Light", Mill Valley, CA

Healdsburg Center for the Arts, "Seeing Red", Healdsburg, CA

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, "Grand Salon" Exhibit, Sebastopol, CA

Marin Community Foundation, WEAD (Women Environmental Artists Directory) Members

            "Beyond Landscape", Novato, CA

San Diego Women's Caucus for Art (SDWCA), "Places & Process", online exhibit, 3rd Place Award

Center for Sex & Culture, "Doing your Dirty Work", San Francisco, CA

CK Gallery, "A Sense of Place", Oakland, CA

No. CA/Peninsula/S Bay Area Women's Caucus for Art,

            "40 Watts: Illuminating Herstory", Norton Gallery, Palo Alto, CA

Gallery Contest, online exhibit

CK Gallery, "Spiritual Journey", Oakland, CA

Arc Gallery, "Consequences", San Francisco, CA, online exhibit

ArtWorksDowntown, "The Elements", San Rafael, CA

San Diego Women's Caucus for Art (SDWCA), "Open Theme", online exhibit

Gualala Arts Center, "Confrontation" Exhibit, Gualala, CA

Arc Gallery, "A Sense of Place", San Francisco, CA

San Diego Women's Caucus for Arts, CA "Transformation", "Express Yourself", "Diversity" Online Exhibits

Sebastopol Center for Arts, “Stone Sculptors IV”, "Duality",

            “Portraits”, “Wide Open”, CA

SOMArts, “Control”, San Francisco, CA 

The Uptown, “Raw”, Oakland, CA

Cloverdale 7th Annual Exhibit, Cloverdale, CA

Paradise Ridge Winery, 14th Annual Exhibition in Marijke’s Grove, CA

Chautauqua  Art Ass. Gallery,  "Women Artists of America" Exhibition,

              Chautauqua Institution, N.Y. 

Hakone Open Air Museum, "Fujisankei Biennale Maquette Exhibitions", Tokyo, Japan

John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts, Washington, DC 

Ch’I, Contemporary Fine Art, “Communion II”, Solo Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

Ch’I: An Art Space, Solo Exhibition, “Communion” Solo Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

Allied Artists of America, National Arts Club, New York, NY   

A New Leaf Gallery, “STONE – Ancient into Modern”, Berkeley, CA

Eighth International Drawing Biennial, Juried Traveling Exhibitions, United Kingdom 

Ch’I, Contemporary Fine Art, “Suggestions”, Brooklyn, NY

Plaza Arts Center, “About Face”, Healdsburg, CA

Healdsburg Center for Arts, "Inspired Works", CA

Arts Council of Sonoma County, Members Exhibition, CA 

A New Leaf Gallery, Cornerstone Gardens, Sonoma, CA 4 years

Ch’I, Contemporary Fine Art, “Around the Figure”, Brooklyn, NY

The Artists’ Museum, Washington, DC 

Annual Sculpture Exhibit, “Taking Shape”, Cloverdale, CA

Capital Children's Museum, Washington, DC 

Plaza Arts Center, “Chiselers”, Award of Excellence for Individual Work,

              Healdsburg, CA

AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York City, NY

Sonoma Museum of the Visual Arts, Santa Rosa, CA 

Sculpture Jam, Sebastopol, CA: #III – X Sessions

Ch’I: An Art Space, Solo Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY 

A New Leaf Gallery, “Figurative Works”, Berkeley, CA 

Beijing, China, “Anti-SARS, Donating Love” online Exhibition 

Wallace Wentworth Gallery, Washington, DC Solo Exhibition, Group Exhibitions

The Affordable Art Fair, (Ch’I: An Art Space), London, England

A New Leaf Gallery, “Focus on the Figure”, Berkeley, CA  

ARTrails, Sonoma County, CA

Anne Bradford Gallery, “Winter Show”, Healdsburg, CA 

“Art For America Benefit”, Clos Pegas Winery, Calistoga, CA 

“9.11”, Sonoma County Artists Respond to the Events of Sept. 11, 2001, Petaluma, CA 

Chi: An Art Space, Solo Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA 

A New Leaf Gallery, “Censored”, “Form & Function”, Berkeley, CA 

Embassy of Nicaragua, Solo Exhibition, Washington, DC  

The Finer Side Galleries, Solo Exhibition, Salisbury, MD 

Tysons Galleria/Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA 

“Art On The Move”, Healdsburg, CA 

Washington Design Center, The Finer Side Galleries, Solo Exhibition, Washington, DC 

U.S. Federal Courthouse, Southern District, 3 Solo Exhibitions, Beltsville, MD 

University of Maryland University College, 9 Solo Exhibitions, MD

Univ. of Maryland Univ. 4 years - “Sculpture in the Garden”, College Park, MD 

The Piedmont Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Augusta, KY  

"Mayfair", "Sculpture in The Park Exhibition", Allentown, PA,

The Hodson Gallery, Hood College, Frederick, MD 

Strathmore Hall Art Center, "Artery '89", North Bethesda, MD 

Bristen Office Concepts / Prince George's County Arts Council, Landover, MD 

New Art Center, Washington, DC 

Washington Square, Washington, DC  

 

SELECTED PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS & SITE SPECIFIC WORK

Tahoe Conservancy, North Shore, Lake Tahoe, CA

City of Cloverdale, CA  Permanent Collection - "The Big Candy Apple"

U.S. Federal Courthouse, Southern District, Greenbelt, MD

University of Maryland University College, College Park, MD

National Institutes of Health (N.I.H.), Bethesda, MD

Guthrie/Stromberg Collection, Healdsburg, CA

Prince George’s County Arts Council, MD

Doctors Community Hospital, Lanham, MD

MNCPPC, Harmony Hall Regional Arts Center, MD

Owens Brown Interfaith Center, Columbia, MD

St. Columba Catholic Church, Oxon Hill, MD

The Waldorf School of Washington, DC

Town of Woodstock, New York

Quarterfield Elementary School, Severn, MD

Benedikt Wasmuth, Munich, Germany

Emiliga Sakadolskis, Silver Spring, MD

McCrillis Gardens, Bethesda, MD

City of College Park, MD

Suitland High School, Suitland, MD

Cheverly Early Childhood Development Center, Cheverly, MD

City of Greenbelt Library, Greenbelt, MD

Capital Arts, Washington, DC

Potomac Design Inc., Potomac MD

David Corro, Falls Church, VA

 

LIST OF TEAM COMPETITIONS ENTERED:    M.C.CAROLYN, Team Captain/Member

National Peace Garden Competition

    M.C.CAROLYN, Artist; Klaus Klein, Landscape Architect;  Eric Myers, Architect

Electric Vehicle/Community Redesign Competition, Washington, D.C.

    Team consisting of 3 Architects, 1 Landscape  Architect, M.C.CAROLYN Artist, Electrical Engineer,  Professor of Engineering Science, Electric Car manufacturer

Baltimore Vietnam Memorial Competition

    M.C.CAROLYN, Artist;  Benedikt Wasmuth, Landscape Architect

Berks County Vietnam Memorial Competition, PA

    M.C.CAROLYN, Artist; Benedikt Wasmuth, Landscape Architect

Peace Park/Sculpture Garden Proposal: accepted.

    M.C.CAROLYN, Artist; Benedikt Wasmuth, Landscape Architect

Kent State Memorial Competition

    M.C.CAROLYN, Artist;  Benedikt Wasmuth, Landscape Architect

 

EDUCATION

San Francisco Art Institute; Graduate Studies

University of California at Berkeley;  BA Degree in Painting

College of Marin, California;  AA Degree in Painting, Printmaking

U.C.L.A.; Undergraduate Studies in Art

Arizona State University, Tempe;  Undergraduate Studies in Art

Lowell High School, San Francisco, CA

 

FIELD RESEARCH:   Prehistoric, Copper Age, Bronze Age Temples and Tombs

Sardinia and Sicily, Italy

Tuscany, Italy

Brittany, France

Scotland and The Orkneys

New Hampshire and Maine, USA

Tuscany, Italy and Corsica, France

Crete and mainland Greece

Malta, Sicily and Italy

Italy and Yugoslavia

Ireland, Wales and England

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS 

WEAD (Women's Environmental Artists Directory)

National Women's Caucus for Art, Northern CA Women's Caucus for Art

Artists' Equity, Vice Pres. D.C. Chapter

New Art Center, Board of Directors, Washington DC 

 

PUBLICATIONS

Anthology of Friends, An Original Collection, Ovation TV Publication, Volume #9

"Dance with Diseases, Public Art in Healthcare Institute"

    Taiwan Architect Magazine, The National Assoc. of Architects, Taiwan R.O.C

"Galleries Magazine" cover art

"Architectural Resource/Consultants 3", Resource World Publications Inc.

"Feminist Studies", Vol. 17, number 2,  Univ. of MD

Mid-March Associates, New York, for exhibit at U.N. Conference on Women,

        "An American Album", Nairobi, Kenya

"Kalliope, A Journal of Women's Art"

        Kalliope Writers Collective, Jacksonville,  Florida

"Encyclopedia of Living Artists",  Directors Guild Publishers, Renaissance, CA

"The Arts Journal", cover art

 


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