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CAROLYN RILEY

1513 Skyline Circle, Chesapeake, VA 23320 | 703.231.7560 

carolinerileydesign@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

2017         Associate of Applied Arts: Studio Arts in progress, Tidewater Community College
                 Visual Arts Center, Portsmouth, VA

2015         Chrysler Museum of Art Glass Studio, Studio Assistantship Program, Norfolk, VA

2015         Orzo Studio, Advanced Pottery Class, Steven Marder, Portsmouth, VA

2015         Career Studies Certificate in Ceramics, Tidewater Community College, Portsmouth, VA

2011           Studio Art Class, Glassblowing, Charlottte Potter, Adjunct, Virginia Wesleyan College

2008-        Glass Blowing I, II, III and IV, Surface Design on Glass, Glass Fusing, Mold-making and
2011           Casting, Tidewater Community College, Portsmouth, VA

1979          BFA in Design, The Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington, DC

1970          Communication Design, Associate of Applied Science Degree, Northern Virginia Community College

 

WORKSHOPS AND CONFERENCES

2015    Rebus, A Design Workshop, Michael Rogers, Professsor, RIT, Rochester, NY, Chrysler Museum of Art
            Glass Studio, Norfolk, VA

2012    Casting Workshop, Christina Bothwell and Tim Tate, Chrysler Museum of Art Glass Studio, Norfolk, VA

                          2012    Glass Artist Society Conference, Toledo, Ohio

2010    Scandanavian Glassblowing, Suzanne Jøker Johnsen, CMOG, Corning, NY

2009    Hank Murta Adams Master Class, Virginia MOCA, Virginia Beach, VA

2009    Fused Glass Jewelry Workshop, Ali Rogan, Virginia MOCA, Virginia Beach, VA

2009    Painting the Void, Sandblasting and Vitreous Painting, Denise Stillwagon Leone, CMOG, Corning, NY

2008    Beginning Flameworking, Tim Drier, CMOG

2007    Introduction to Venetian Techniques, William Gudenrath, CMOG, Corning, NY

2006    Painting on Glass, Cappy Thompson, CMOG, Corning, NY

 

SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS

2017    President's Award, 46th Student Show

2014    Education Scholarship, Virginia Glass Guild, Hampton, VA

2012    Award of Excellence, 25th Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

2009    3rd Place for Body of Work, 22nd Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton, VA

2008    Award of Excellence, 21st Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

2000    Honorable Mention, Mid Atlantic Wearable Art Festival, VI

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015    INVASION, Earth, Ware and Fire, Ceramic Designers Association at The Artists Gallery,
             Virginia Beach, VA

2014    25th Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

2013    24th Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

2012    23rd Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

2011    22nd Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

2010    21st Annual Virginia Glass Guild Members Exhibit, Hampton. VA

                         2009    Transparent-Apparent, Selden Arcade, Norfolk, VA


SPECIAL PROJECTS

2014    Chairman of the Heron Committee, Virginia Glass Guild, Hampton, VA.
            Glass decorated heron installed in City Hall, Chesapeake, VA, 2014

2013    Member, Heron Symbol Committee, Chesapeake, VA

                          2010    Logo Contest Winner, Virginia Glass Guild

2009    Docent, Art of Glass 2, Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA
 

PUBLICATIONS

2012    Three Forty High Street, Student Art Magazine, Tidewater Community College

2011     Three Forty High Street, Student Art Magazine, Tidewater Community College
 

 

ORGANIZATIONS/AFFILIATIONS

2014-present     Member, Ceramic Designers Association, Newport News, VA

2011-present      Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA 

2008-present    Past President, Vice President, Correspondence Secretary, Newsletter Editor and                            
                            Member of the Board, Virginia Glass Guild, Hampton, VA

2006-present    Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA

2006-present    Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk. VA

2012-2015          Gas Art Society, Seattle, Washington