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C a r o l e e   T h e a 

EDUCATION

 

Hunter College, CUNY, M.A. 1976

Columbia University, NY, B.A.

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

PUBLISHED BOOKS

2016

On Curating 2 // Paradigm Shifts: Interviews with 14 International Curators, published by D.A.P.

2009

On Curating: Interviews with Ten International Curators, published by D.A.P.

2001       

FOCI:  Interviews with ten international curators, published by Apexart Curatorial Program.

PUBLISHED ARTICLES, INTERVIEWS & REVIEWS

 

2017

“Taryn Simon: An Occupation of Loss,” Sculpture Magazine, Spring.

2011

“Robert Lobe: Sculptures in Prospect Park,” Sculpture Magazine, May.

2008     

American/English Editor of Atlántica

2003     

Interview with Janet Cardiff, Sculpture Magazine, March.

2003     

Interview with Mary Jane Jacob, Sculpture Magazine, February.

2002     

Articles in Sculpture Magazine: Interview with Lee Ming Wei;

Istanbul Biennial (in depth analysis of biennials)

2002     

“Gwangju Biennale,” published in ARTNET.com,  Parachute and Sculpture Magazine

2001     

“Politics Hot Topic at Istanbul Biennial,”   Artforum on-line, November.

2001     

“Biennale de Lyon,” Sculpture Magazine, Winter.

2000    

Interview with Tom Finkelpearl,  Sculpture Magazine.

2000     

“Jewish Museum Berlin; Monument or Museum”, Sculpture Magazine, November.

2000     

“Children of Berlin”, Sculpture Magazine, reviews, June.

1999    

Interview with  Hou Hanru “The Extreme Situation is Beautiful,”  Sculpture Magazine,  November. 

           On The Mid-Ground,  the writings and interviews with Hou Hanru.

1999     

“Venice Biennale 1999,” Sculpture Magazine, October.

1999

“Nomadic Venice,” Artnet, October.

1999

Interview with Rosa Martinez “Prismatic Visions,” Sculpture Magazine, July/August.

1999     

“Holly Zausner,” Sculpture Magazine, reviews, May.

1999      

“Jason Rhoades,”  Sculpture Magazine, reviews, May.

1999      

Interview with Klaus Beisenbach “Berlin Glitzkrieg,” Sculpture Magazine, April.

1999      

“Berlin Glitzkrieg,” Sculpture Magazine,  April.

1999      

“Berlin/Biennale 1998,” NY Arts Magazine,  January.

1999     

“Robert Irwin,” Review Magazine, reviews, January.

1998

“Robert Irwin: De-objectifications for Philosophic and Actual Bodies,” Sculpture Magazine, October.

1998

“Hermine Freed,” Artnews Magazine, October.

1998

“The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao,” Sculpture Magazine, February.

1997     

Interview with Dennis Oppenheim “A Mysterious Point of Entry,” Sculpture Magazine,  December.

1997     

     Interview with Kasper Konig “Sculpture Projects 1997 Munster,” Sculpture Magazine,  November.

1997     

“The Venice Biennale 47th International Art Exhibition,” Sculpture Magazine, November.

1997     

“Blockbuster Art Exhibitions in Europe and the United States,” Sculpture Magazine, May/June.

1997    

“The Biennale Di Firenze: Florence, Italy,” The New Art Examiner, March.                                

1987      "

"Self Portraits: The Message, The Material" Catalog Essay, Schick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, NY

& Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY.

1986        

Eve's Rib, Vol. 1, Barnard College, NY, Spring.

1986        

International Sculpture  (Vol 5, #3).

1984         

Bomb Magazine, Fall.

1977-78       

Arts Magazine, reviews.

1977-78       

Woman Art Magazine, reviews.

1978       

Heresies, editorial board of Fifth Issue.

1978       

"Masks, Power and Sisterhood in African Society", Heresies, Fifth Issue.

1975       

"Eve's Idle Hand,”  Art Journal , (Leo Steinberg), Winter Issue.

         

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

2017

Visiting Professor, Hunter CUNY, New York, NY

1995-8       

Associate Professor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

1981-92  

Associate Professor, Parsons New School, NYC

1981    

CUNY, Adjunct Faculty

1973 - 9   

College of New Rochelle, School of New Resources

**Director of Arts Program & Adjunct Faculty**

Courses:  Drawing, Painting, Mixed Media, Color Theory, History of Art,  Exploring the Arts in NYC, Sculpture & Figure

                 

AWARDS

 

2004      

Resident Scholar- American Academy in Rome  

1990    

N.E.A.

1988    

Athena Foundation, Socrates Sculpture Park, LICity, NY

1977 - 9   

C.A.P.S. Finalist

VISITING ARTIST, LECTURER, PANELIST & CURATOR

 

2005     

Curated shows: AIA funded by the Danish Cultural Council

2005     

Curated The Canal Street Billboard Projects

2005     

US Cultural Council lecturer in Turkey on Mark Bradford, Joan Jonas and Emily Jacir

2003

Distinguished visiting professor: American Academy of Rome

2002     

Lecturer/Visiting Critic - Rhode Island School of Design

2000-1

Globalism, School of Visual Arts

1996

Remote Connections, The Museum of Graz, Austria. Assistant and Coordinator to Amnon Barzel.

1996    Art Focus, Jerusalem, Denmark. Assistant and Coordinator to Amnon Barzel.

1995    

Hunter College, CUNY; Visiting Artist

1993    

SUNY Stony Brook and Florida International University; Visiting Artist

1987-88  

Syracuse University, Visiting Artist

1988    

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, Visiting Artist

1987    

Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY, Curator and Catalog Essay

1987    

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, Curator and Catalog Essay

1985

Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ, Panelist

1984    

Public Art Fund, "Landmarks: A Symposium on Public Art", Panelist

1984    

Distinguished Visiting Artist, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts,

         Bard College, Annandale, NY

1984    

"Artists Talk on Art", NYC; NYC; Panel Moderator, "Constructed Paintings"

1982

Essie's Gallery, East Hampton, L.I., "Portraits", Curator

1980    

Artists Representing Environmental Art, Curatorial Advisor.

1979    

Neuberger Museum, SUNY Purchase, NY

1979    

New York University, NY

1979    

Long Island University, NY    

          

PRESENT PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:                                                                        

 

AICA,  Arttable,  CAA

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS (artist)

1991    

Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY, Painting & Sculpture

1990    

Anne Jaffe Gallery, Miami, FL, Painting & Sculpture

1989    

Queens Museum, Flushing, NY, Painting

1987    

Gallery Ninety Nine, Miami, FL, Construct

1986    

Watson Gallery, Wheaton College, Norton, MA, Construct

1984    

Adam L. Gimbel Gallery, NYC, NY, Paintings

Douglas College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, Construct

1980, 81    

Frank Marino Gallery, NYC, NY, Construct

1981    

Morristown Museum, Morristown, NJ (Collaboration with Penny Kaplan)

           (N.E.A.  &  Interpace), Site Sculpture

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2002

LOMBARD FRIED Gallery   “Friends and Family”

1999    

Apex Art, “Cancelled”, New York, NY. Installation Essay.

1996    

Douglas College, Mary Dana Women Artists Series "25th Anniversary Exhibit"

1996

Elaine Benson Gallery, "Underwear", Installation

1995    

Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College "News, Surprises, Nostalgia,” Installation

1995    

Nicholas - Alexander Gallery "Material Identities," NYC, (3 Person), Installation & Painting

1994    

Tribeca 148 Gallery, NYC "Not giving up the Ghost," Monotypes

1994    

Nicholas - Alexander Gallery, NYC, Monotypes

1993    

"Songs of Retribution,” Richard Anderson Gallery, NYC, Mixed Media

1990    

"Still Life,” E.H.C.C.A., East Hampton, NY, Constructs

1989    

"Small is Big,” Parsons Gallery, NYC, Constructs

1988    

Benton Gallery, South Hampton, NY, Constructs

1987    

"A Sigh of Relief,” Wilson Art Center, Rochester, NY, Constructs

1987    

"Self Portraits : The Message, The Material", Hofstra University Museum,

            Hempstead, NY & Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, Constructs

1986    

"Form and Feeling,” Hudson Gallery, NYC, Painting

1985    

Cranbrook Academy Museum, Bloomfield, MI, Constructs

1985    

"Interplay,” Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ, Constructs

1985    

A.R.E.A. Siteworks, Lever House, NYC, Site Sculpture

1984    

"Drawings,” Sculpture Center, NYC

1984    

"Landmarks,” Bard College, Blum Art Center, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, SiteSculpture

1984    

"Heresies,” Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, NYC

1984    

"Framed,” Sue Ellen Haber Gallery, NYC, Constructs

1984    

"Intermedia,” Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT, Constructs

1984    

"Out of Square,” Cranbrook Academy Museum, Bloomfield, MI, Constructs

1983    

"Constructed Paintings,” Alan Frumkin Gallery, NYC, Constructs

1982    

"Views by Woman Artists,” Greenspace Gallery, NYC, Painting

1982    

"Invitational", Skidmore College, Saratoga, NY, Painting

1980-81

"Two & Three Dimensions,” Frank Marino Gallery, NYC Constructs

1980-81

"Artists who Make Prints,” O.I.A. Lincoln Center, NYC

1980-81

"The Women's Decade: the 70's, Buecker & Harpsichords,” NY, Constructs

1980-81

"Works on Paper,” Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY, Painting

1980-81

"Outgrowth,” Battery Park, NYC, Site Sculpture

1980-81

"Hell Gate Maze,” A.R.E.A., Wards Island, NYC, Site Sculpture                                                            

1980-81

"Private Icon,” Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY, Painting

1981    

"All in Line,” Syracuse University, NY & Terry Dintenfass Gallery, NY drawings

1980    

"Sculpture 1980,” Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, MD, Site Sculpture

           

ARTICLES AND REVIEWS  (artworks)

 

June 1995      

Levin, Village Voice 

May 1991       

Braff, NY Times

May 1990       

Braff, NY Times,

Slivka, East Hampton Star

Long, South Hampton Press

May 1987      

Harrison, NY Times

April 1987      

Ahlander, Miami News

December 1985   

Zimmer, NY Times

March 1985    

Lunde, Arts Magazine

February 1984       

Russell, NY Times

1983             

Lippard, Overlay

March 1983    

Ruhe, Art World

July 1980      

Alloway, The Nation

June 1980    

Lewis, Washington Post

May 1980       

Nashumi, Arts Magazine

March 1980   

Schjeldahl, NY Times

REVIEWS OF FOCI: INTERVIEWS WITH 10 INTERNATIONAL CURATORS

 

ARTNET.COM

SCULPTURE MAGAZINE

PARACHUTE

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY

Florida International University Museum, Miami, FL

Amoco, Denver, CO

Best Products, VA

and others

 

MENTOR APPRENTICESHIP AND INDEPENDENT STUDY PROGRAMS

1980 - 85   

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

1975 - 79   

College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY 

1979           

Kutztown State University, Kutztown, PA

OTHER EXPERIENCE

1974 +     NOW (National Organization for Women) Co-founder - Westchester Chapter of artists and writers

              Educational Representative to the United Nations "International Year of the Woman" 

            Urban League – Volunteer for equality in housing

            WAC Member