CARRIE SEID

Education

1991

MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1984

BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

Extended Education

1982-1989

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine, four workshops in studio art

2009

The Inner Genius of the Right Brain, Martha Beck workshop, Phoenix, AZ

2012

Transformational Speaking, Immersion with Gail Larsen, Santa Fe, NM

2014

Great Life Redesign, workshop with Gemma Stone, Banff, British Columbia

Solo Exhibitions

2016

Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2014

William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, MA

 

Luminosities,” Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

 

Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

Arden Gallery, Boston, MA

2013

William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton , MA

2012

Davis and Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR

2011

Animal and Mineral,” Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2010

Radiance,” Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2009

Goya Contemporary Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2008

Different Light,” Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2006

Lucas Gallery, Telluride, Colorado

2005

The Jacquard Series,” Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

2004

Luminous Structures,” Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

 

Objects and Abstractions,” Marshall Arts Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

2001

R. Duane Reed Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1999

Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan

 

Soumi College of Art and Design, Hancock, Michigan

1997

Unplugged,” Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1996

Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan

 

Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1994

Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan

1992

Gathering Light,” Daemen College, Amherst, New York

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

Second Nature,” James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Liminal Spaces,” Slate Contemporary, Oakland, CA

2015

San Francisco Art Market, Slate Art, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

2014

Aqua” Art Exhibition, represented by William Baczek, Northampton,MA

2013

Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

Davis and Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR

 

“Art Miami,” represented by Goya Contemporary Gallery

 

Aqua” Art Exhibition, represented by Conrad Wilde Gallery

2009

Art Miami,” represented by Goya Contemporary Gallery

 

Aqua” Art Exhibition, represented by Conrad Wilde Gallery

2006

Ectasis,” three-person exhibition, Joseph Gross Gallery, University of Arizona,

 

Rising From Instinct,” Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

 

Sculptural Elements,” Courthouse Gallery, Ellsworth, Maine

2005

She Objects,” group exhibition, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, Arizona

2004

Juror, Arizona Student Sculpture Competition

2003

Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

 

“Flat Art,” Gallery of Functional Art, Los Angeles, California

2002

“Works on Paper, Marshall Arts Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

 

Vanier Gallery, exhibitions of gallery artists, Tucson and Scottsdale, Arizona

2001

Purchase Award, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

 

Arizona Biennial Exhibition, Tucson Museum of Art,Tucson, Arizona

 

SOFA International Expo, R. Duane Reed Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

 

Figurative Metaphors,” four person exhibition, Rochester Art Center, Rochester, Minnesota

2000

Arizona State University Faculty Exhibition, Nelson Fine Arts Center, Tempe, Arizona

1999

SOFA International Expo, Sandy Carson Gallery, Park Avenue Armory, New York City

1998

SOFA International Expo, Sandy Carson Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

1997

Illuminating,” Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Illinois

 

SOFA International Expo, Sybaris Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

1997

Illuminating,” Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Illinois

 

SOFA International Expo, Sybaris Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

1996

Chicago Abstraction,” Klein Art Works, Chicago, Illinois

 

Members Exhibition, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1995

Artemisia Exchange Exhibition, The Living Arts Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

Pleasure (Beyond Guilt)” Group Exhibition, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1993

In Western New York,” Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

 

X-Sightings,” Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1991

18 X 1,” Michigan Design Center, Troy, Michigan

 

Recuerdos,” Birmingham Bloomfield Art Association, Birmingham, Michigan

 

Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1990

Merit Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

 

17 Alumnos,” Universidad Ibero Americano, Mexico City, Mexico

1989

American Craft Council Juried Exhibitions: Baltimore, Maryland and Springfield, Massachusetts

 

Crafts at the Castle,” Boston, Massachusetts

1988

American Craft Council Juried Exhibitions: Baltimore, Maryland and Springfield, Massachusetts

 

The Art of Craft,” Newport Art Museum, Newport, Rhode Island

 

Crafts at the Castle,” Boston, Massachusetts

1987

American Craft Council Juried Exhibition, Baltimore, Maryland

 

100 Craftsmen,” Morristown, New Jersey

1986

Crafts at the Castle,” Boston, Massachusetts

 

Best In Show, Jewish Community Center Holiday Exhibition, Providence, Rhode Island

Professional Experience

2012

Creative Catalyst Workshop Leader, “Creative Empowerment,” Tucson, Arizona

 

“March Myth Busters,”Boston, Massachussetts

2011

Creativity Facilitator, ASID Tucson Chapter, Board annual retreat; led seminar in creative visioning for the future of the organization, lectured on creativity

2006-2010

Professor of Practice, School of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona; all levels of Fiber and Combined Media

2000

Visiting Assistant Professor, Fiber Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona; all levels of Fiber

 

Visiting Artist, Center for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan

 

Curriculum Development, Chicago Park District, Chicago, Illinois

1998-2000

Instructor, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Departments of Art History, Foundations Program, and Fiber and Material Studies.

 

Visiting Sculptor, The International Sculpture Conference, Chicago, Illinois

1996-97

Instructor, Marwen Foundation, Chicago Illinois

 

Instructor, Providence St. Mel, Chicago Illinois; studio art and art history, K through 12th grades

1995-97

Co-President, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1995

Co-Curator, “Pleasure” group exhibition, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1993-1998

Principal, Stender + Seid Design, Inc., product design for Tag, Inc., Modulus, Inc., and Terragrafics, Inc.

1993

Instructor, State University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

1992-93

Instructor, Niagara County Community College, Daemen College, Amherst, New York

 

State University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

1986-89

Sole Proprietor, SEIDLINE Jewelry, a company which sold nationally through both wholesale and retail markets

1987

Freelance Textile Designer, Burlington Industries, New York City

1984-86

Stylist, Burlington Industries, New York City

Public Art Commissions

2015

Tucson-Pima Arts Council, Orange sculpture and two benches for Orange Grove Road

2006-07

Phoenix Arts Commission, Terrazzo Floor Design for Fire Station 56, Phoenix, AZ

2005-06

Tucson-Pima Arts Council, Flowing Wells Community Center courtyard floor design, Tucson

 

Oro Valley Arts Council, Oro Valley Public Library entry project, Oro Valley, AZ

2004

Oro Valley Arts Council, Five distinct projects for Northwest Medical Center,

2003

Tucson-Pima Arts Council, El Presidio Neighborhood Association, wall design, Tucson, AZ

2002

Tucson-Pima Arts Council, Udall Senior Center lobby sculptural installation, Tucson, AZ

2001

Tucson-Pima Arts Council, Orange Grove Road noise walls design, Pima County, AZ

Reviews and Publications

2011

The Huffington Post

2006

The Tucson Weekly, “Movement and Metamorphosis,” Margaret Regan

2005

The Tucson Weekly, “She Objects” review by Margaret Regan

2003

Tucson Home Magazine, “Three of a Kind,” by Charlotte Lowe-Bailey

2001

The Chicago Tribune, “Carrie Seid’s Magic,” by Alan Artner, Chicago, Illinois

 

The Arizona Daily Star, ‘Biennial Has Its Standouts,” by Charlotte Lowe Bailey

 

The Tucson Weekly, Arizona Biennial Review

2000

Sculpture Magazine, Review by Gerry Craig

 

The Detroit Free Press, “Sculpture Evolves on the Wall,” by Keri Guten Cohen

1999

The Detroit Metro Times, review by Liz DiDonna

1998

Sofaexpo.com, Review by Marge Levy

1997

The Chicago Tribune, Weekend section, October

1996

The Chicago Sun-Times, “Exhibit Conjures Emotion,” by Margaret Hawkins

1989

The Providence Journal Bulletin, “Small Wonders”

1988

Accessories Magazine, “TALENT,” March issue

Lectures and Speaking Engagements

2015

Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ; artist’s talk

2010-11

University of Arizona, Honors College, Tucson, AZ; spoke on creativity and led group activities

2000

Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

1999

The Art Institute of Chicago, “IKATS of Central Asia,” Chicago, Illinois

 

Governor’s State University, “IKATS of Central Asia,” University Park, Illinois

1998

DuPage Textile Arts Guild, DuPage, Illinois

1997

SOFA International Exhibition, “Flexible Materials Transformed Into Art,” Chicago, Illinois

 

The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

1996

Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1994

The Center for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan

 

Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1992

State University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

1991

Daemen College, Amherst, New York

1990

Universidad Ibero Americano, Mexico City, Mexico