Caren Stansell

Greer, SC 29651

www.carenstansellstudio.com

 https://www.facebook.com/carenstansellstudio/

 

Education

2016 – MFA Candidate, Clemson University. Clemson, SC.

2016 – Bachelor of Fine Arts, Converse College. Spartanburg, SC.

2014 – Associate in Arts, Greenville Technical College. Greenville, SC.

Professional Experience

 

September 2016 to current                  Workshop Instructor in Printmaking. 

                                                                The Arts Center of Clemson, Clemson, SC.  

May 2015 to July 2016                       Internship at Upstairs Artspace Gallery. Tryon, NC.

2013 to 2014                                       Work Study Program, Visual Arts Department,

                                                             Greenville Technical College. Greer, SC.

Awards

2017

  • Spartanburg County Libraries 5th Annual Juried Exhibition. Merit Award - Spartanburg, SC. Juror, Sara Schneckloth 

2015

  • Spartanburg County Libraries 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition. Second Place AwardSpartanburg, SC. Juror, Amber Smith

  • Third Annual Collegiate Invitational Art Exhibition. Merit Award – Spartanburg, SC. Juror, Winston Wingo

2014

  • Anderson Arts Center 39th Annual Juried Exhibition. Smith Wham Merit Award – Anderson, SC. Juror, Shana Dumont Garr

2013            

  • Visual/Performing Arts Annual Student Exhibition. 1st Place Award in Printmaking – Greenville Technical College. Greer, SC.

 

 Solo Exhibitions

**forthcoming

2016

  • Paper Plane Gallery. Atlanta, GA.

  • Home is Where the Heart is. Senior Exhibition. Milliken Gallery, Converse College – Spartanburg, SC.

  • Exhibit of New Work – Converse College Mini Gallery – Spartanburg, SC.

2015            

  • Exhibit of New Work – Alchemy, Greenville, SC.

  • Exhibit of New Work – Due South Coffee at Taylors Mill – Taylors, SC.

  • Window Dressing Installation – Converse College Mini Gallery. Spartanburg, SC.

Group Exhibitions

2017

  • **Confluence: International Print Exchange, Taiwan.

  • Confluence: International Print Exchange, Greenville Center For Creative Arts. - Greenville SC.

  •  Artists of the Upstate Juried Exhibition, Artisphere. - Greenville,SC. Juror, Denise Detrich

  • Fine Arts Center Alumni Exhibition, Fine Arts Center - Greenville, SC.

  • Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Exhibition, City Gallery - Charleston, SC. Juror, Becca Barnet

  • Atlanta Print Biennial, Kai Lin Art. - Atlanta, GA. Juror, Sydney Cross

 

2016

  • Women Under Pressure: Converse Alumna Printmakers. Riverworks Gallery.

    Greenville, SC.

  • Central Michigan University 7th Annual National Undergraduate Print Exchange & Exhibition – Mount Pleasant, MI.

  • 4th Annual Collegiate Invitational Art Exhibition – Spartanburg, SC.

  • Contemporary South Juried Show – Visual Art Exchange. Raleigh, NC. Juror, Kristen Fleischmann Brewer

2015

  • Armstrong State University 5th Annual Juried Show – Savannah, GA. Juror, David Griffin

  • Visual & Performing Arts Annual Student Exhibition – Greenville Technical College. Greer, SC.

  • Spartanburg County Libraries 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition – Spartanburg, SC. Juror, Amber Smith

  • The Exchange Gallery – Visual Art Exchange. Raleigh, NC.

  • Central Michigan University 6th Annual National Undergraduate Print Exchange & Exhibition – Mount Pleasant, Michigan.

  • Art on the Town – Anderson, SC.

2014

  • Broadside Exhibition – Hub City Books. Spartanburg, SC.

  • Pickens 35th Annual Juried Competition – Pickens, SC. Juror, Clark Whittington

 2013

  • Spartanburg County Libraries 1st Annual Juried Exhibition – Spartanburg, SC.

  • Out & In Salon Exhibition – Gallery 313. Anderson, SC.

  • Anderson Arts Center 38th Annual Juried Exhibition – Anderson, SC. Juror, Clay Burnette

Publications

  • Creative Quarterly. Issue 44. Fall 2016.

Collections

  • 2016 Central Michigan University Print Collection

  • Private Collection of Addam Duncan. Spartanburg, SC.

  • 2015 Central Michigan University Print Collection

  • Private Collection of Diane Lee. Anderson, SC.

  • Private Collection of Diann Sims. Anderson, SC.

  • Private Collection of Ryan and Jillian Holmes. Greenville, SC.

  • Private Collection of Tom Madison. Tryon, NC.

  • Private Collection of Susanne Gunter. Spartanburg, SC.

  • Private Collection of John and Ashley Moody. Spartanburg, SC.

     

    Organizations  

  • Southern Graphics Council International

  • Contemporary Print Collective – Steering Committee – Upstate, SC.

  • Alpha Sigma Lambda

  • Mid America Print Council

  • Metropolitan Arts Council - Greenville, SC

     

     

    Conferences/Curating

  • 2017 Contemporary Print Collective Print Fair 

  • 2017 Artisphere - Contemporary Print Collective - Demo Row

  • 2017 SGCI - Atlanta

  • 2016 Artisphere - Contemporary Print Collective - Demo Row

  • 2016 Women Under Pressure: Converse Alumnae Printmakers

  • 2016 Contemporary Print Collective Print Fair

  • 2016 SGCI Portland. Student Volunteer.

  • 2015 Vulcanalia. Greenville, SC. Student Volunteer.

     

     

  • References

     

  • Andrew Blanchard – Professor, Converse College

  • 575 Cecil Court

    Spartanburg, SC 29306

    (864) 921-4544

     

  • Susanne Gunter – Chair, Department of Art and Design,

  • Converse College

    580 East Main Street

    Milliken Building, room 210b

    Spartanburg, SC 29302

    (864) 596-9126

     

  • Tom Madison – The Gallery at Flat Rock

  • 2702A Greenville Highway

    Flat Rock, NC 28731

    (828) 698-7000