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CARSON A FOX

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

ART AND ART HISTORY

KLAPPER CENTER FOR FINE ARTS
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Diplomas/Degrees

Certificate, Tamarind Institute (2001)
MFA, Rutgers University (1999)
BFA, University of Pennsylvania (1996)
Certificate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (1991)

Recent Courses

Art Today And Its Issues
Relief And Collagraph Printing
S/T: Artists' Books
S/T: Screenprint
Senior Thesis Project I
Strategies For Emerging Artists

Personal Statement

Visual artist and educator Carson Fox received her master of fine arts from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University and her BFA from University of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Working across media, Carson produces prints, installation, and sculpture. She has exhibited widely both nationally and internationally. Her work can be found in the permanent collections of The Museum of Arts and Design, NYC, The Royal Museum of Belgium, Brussels, BELGIUM, the Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Novosibirsk, RUSSIA, the Noyes Museum of Art, the Newark Public Library, the Jersey City Museum, the Morris Museum of Art, the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Museum, the New Jersey State Museum, Hofstra Museum, and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Museum. She has participated in solo and group exhibitions at Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, Linda Warren Projects, Chicago, IL, Claire Oliver Fine Arts, New York, O. K. Harris Gallery, New York, the National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, Wales, the Brunswiker Pavilion Kiel, Kiel, Germany, the Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, Delaware, and the Association Mouvment Art Contemporain, Chamalieres, France. Fox has received grants from the New Jersey Council on the Arts, the Barbara Deming Memorial Foundation, the Mid Atlantic Art Foundation, a Willem Emil Cresson Award, and a New Jersey Print and Paper Fellowship at the Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper.

Carson Fox works and lives in Brooklyn, New York. Her teaching experience includes Harvard University, New York University, Rutgers University, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts before joining the faculty at Adelphi University. Carson Fox has lectured widely on printmaking and sculpture across the United States and abroad.

Teaching Specializations/Interests

Printmaking, Sculpture, Installation, Contemporary Art.
Teaches Professional Artist Practices.

Grants/Sponsored Research

2015:
Adelphi University Research Release Award, Garden City, NY

2014:
Jixiang First Commune Artist Residency, Lijiang, Yunnan, CHINA
Adelphi University Research Release Award, Garden City, NY

2013:
Visual Arts Sea Grant, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
Adelphi University Research Release Award, Garden City, NY

2012:
Adelphi University Faculty Development Grant, Garden City, NY

2011:
Adelphi University Faculty Development Grant, Garden City, NY

2009:
Adelphi University Research Release Award, Garden City, NY

2006:
Barbara Deming Memorial Fund Grant, New York, NY
Confluence 2006, Arts India, artist in residence, New York, NY

2004:
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, artist in residence, Omaha, NE

2003:
New Jersey Print and Paper Fellowship, Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper, New Brunswick, NJ

2001:
Kunstlerhaus Kloster Cismar/Gromitz, artist in residence, Kiel, GERMANY
Women’s Studio Workshop, artist in residence, Rosendale, NY
New Jersey Council on the Arts Sculpture Grant, Trenton, NJ
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Grant, Baltimore, MD

Artistic/Creative Work

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"Natural Allusions". Group exhibition. Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, D.C.. January 2015.

"Mimesis". Solo exhibition. Linda Warren Projects, Chicago, IL. October 2014.

"Vanishing". Solo exhibition. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR. April 2014.

"Garden Party". Group exhibition. Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, NY. March 2014.

"Breathless". Group exhibition. Rush Arts, New York, NY. February 2014.

"Authors and Artists". Group exhibition. Adelphi University, Garden City, NY. September 2013.

"Crystal Lab". Solo exhibition. Morgan Lehman Gallery, Project Room, New York, NY. September 2013.

"Taking Pleasure". Group exhibition. Bergen County College, Paramus, NJ. May 2013.

"The Art of the Book". Group Exhibition. Adelphi University, Garden City, NY. December 2012.

"Artists and Authors". Group exhibition. Adelphi University, Garden City, NY. September 2012.

"The Sketchbook Project Limited Edition". Group exhibition. Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY. July 2012.

"Temple of Flora". Group exhibition. Curators: Julia and Shane Stratton. Art Gallery at Eagle Hill Institute, Steuben, Maine. July 2012.

"China Artist Association International Print Invitational". Group exhibition. Shenzhen, China. May 2012.

"Invitational Still Life". Group exhibition. Curator: Lorraine Riesenbach. Artist House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. March 2012.

"Postcards from Long Island". Group exhibition. Curator: Christopher Saucedo. Barrister's Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana. February 2012.

"Bi-Polar". Solo exhibition. New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT. November 2011.

"The Sketchbook Project". Group exhibition. Traveling: Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX, Space Gallery, Portland, ME, Transformer Gallery, Washington, DC, The Granite Room, Atlanta, GA, Form/Space. July 2011.

"PCNY Artist Showcase". Group exhibition. The National Arts Club, New York, NY. March 2011.

"Single Fare". Group exhibition. Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY. March 2011.

"Anguish". Group exhibition. Curator: Cynthia Thompson. Catalog. Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN. October 2010.

"Ice Storm". Solo exhibition. Catalog. Redux Center for Contemporary Art, Charlestown, SC. September 2010.

"Cold Comfort". Solo exhibition. Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL. May 2010.

"Wordplay: The Lettering of “On Language”". Group exhibition. The New York Times Building, New York, NY. April 2010.

"Fuzzy Logic". Group exhibition. Curator: Audrey Mast. Des Lee Gallery, Sam Fox School of Art, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. February 2010.

"Hair Tactics". Group exhibition. Curator: Rocio Aranda-Alvarado. Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ. February 2010.

"Looks Good On Paper". Group Exhibition. Curator: John Nickle. DFN Gallery, New York, New York. January 2010.

"6th Graphic Biennial Novosibirsk State Art Museum". Group exhibition. Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Novosibirsk, RUSSIA. November 2009.

"Loose Ends: Contemporary Fiber Arts". Group exhibition. Curator: Jeanne Shoaff. Lincoln Center Galleries, Fort Collins, CO. September 2009.

"MTA Arts for Transit 25th Anniversary Exhibition". Group exhibition. NY Transit Museum, Brooklyn, NY. July 2009.

"Hysteria: Past and Present". Group exhibition. Curated by Anonda Bell. Catalog. Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ. February 2009.

"Blue Sky Pursuits". Permanent public art installation commissioned by Metropolitan Transportation Authority (NYC). Long Island Railroad, Seaford, New York. January 2009.

"Black and White". Group exhibition. Curator: Lauren Rabb. Six at Sixth Gallery, Tucson, AZ. November 2008.

"Faculty Exhibition". Group exhibition. Adelphi University Gallery, Garden City, NY. October 2008.

"Chroma". Group exhibition. Adelphi University Gallery, Garden City, NY. October 2008.

"Artists and Authors". Group exhibition. Swirbul Library, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY. September 2008.

"Dangerous Women". Group exhibition. Adelphi Klapper Exhibition Hall, Garden City, NY. September 2008.

"Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting". Traveling. Group exhibition. Curator: David Revere McFadden. Catalog. Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ. September 2008.

"Bonne' Bouche'". Solo exhibition. Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ. September 2008.

"Contemporary Repetition". Group exhibition. Curator: Christopher Seiz. Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Loveladies, NJ. June 2008.

"(More) Dangerous Women". Group exhibition. Curator: John Nickle. DFN Gallery, New York, NY. June 2008.

"Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting". Traveling. Group exhibition. Curator: David Revere McFadden. Catalog. Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, IN. April 2008.

"Inflorescence". Solo exhibition. Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL. April 2008.

"Graphic Communications". Group exhibition. Curator: Loit Jõekalda. Estonian National Library, Tallinn, ESTONIA. October 2007.

"5th Graphic Biennial". Group exhibition. Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Novosibirsk, RUSSIA. September 2007.

"Feminine Mystique". Group exhibition. Curator: Rocio Aranda-Alvarado. Catalog. Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ. August 2007.

"Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting". Traveling. Group exhibition. Curator: David Revere McFadden. Catalog. Museum of Arts and Design, New York. June 2007.

"Summertime Blues". Group exhibition. Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY. June 2007.

"In Words: The Art of Language". Group exhibition. The Museum of the University of Delaware, Newark, DE. March 2007.

"Shortcut to Heaven". Group exhibition. Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA. March 2007.

"Two Seasons". Solo exhibition. Adelphi University Gallery, Garden City, NY. February 2007.

"Candyland". Solo exhibition. Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY. February 2007.

"Normal". Group exhibition. Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL. January 2007.

"Fifteen Years of the Brodsky Center". Traveling 2006-2007. Group exhibition. Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN, the Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA. January 2007.

"Hair". Group exhibition. Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ. October 2006.

"100 Artists Make Prints". Group exhibition. Traveling to Maputo, Mozambique; Beirut, Lebanon; Aman, Jordan; Bethelehem, West Bank; Jerusalem, Israel; Tel Aviv, Israel. The Brodsky Center for Innovative Print and Paper, New Brunswick, NJ. September 2006.

"Confluence 2006". Group exhibition. Arts India-Aicon Gallery, New York, NY. September 2006.

"What I Did on My Summer Vacation". Group exhibition. Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY. September 2006.

"Fight or Flight". Solo exhibition. 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA. April 2006.

"A Delicate Constitution". Group exhibition. Curator: Melissa Caldwell. Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA. February 2006.

"Hair Filigrees, Carson Fox". Long-term installation: Philadelphia International Airport, Exhibitions Program. Philadelphia International Airport. January 2006.

"Carson Fox and Mary Temple". Two-person exhibition. The Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX. January 2006.

"Things to Come". Group exhibition. Claire Oliver Fine Arts, New York, NY. September 2005.

"Cheongju International Biennale". Group exhibition. Curator: David Revere McFadden. Cheongju City, Republic of Korea. September 2005.

"Works on Paper". Group exhibition. Curator: Dan Miller. Hamilton Gallery, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia, PA. July 2005.

"Earthly Delights". Group exhibition. Claire Oliver Fine Arts, New York, NY. May 2005.

"The Academy at Penn". Group exhibition. Curator: Sean Gannon. Kroiz Gallery, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. February 2005.

"Future Perfect". Group exhibition. Claire Oliver Fine Arts, New York, NY. January 2005.

"Louche". Solo exhibition. Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO. January 2005.

"Reliquary". Solo exhibition. Claire Oliver Fine Art, New York, NY. September 2004.

"Fleisher Art Memorial Challenge Exhibition". Solo exhibition. Philadelphia, PA. January 2004.

"Broken". Solo exhibition. O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY. March 2001.

"Lost Child". Solo exhibition. Women's Studio Workshop Gallery, Rosendale, NY. January 2001.

"Damage". Solo exhibition: Mary H. Dana Woman Artist Series. Curator: Ferris Olin. Catalog. Douglas College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. September 2000.

"Broken Hearts". Solo exhibition. Montgomery County College Gallery, Montgomery County, PA. January 2000.


Book Chapters

edited by Sharon Louden (2013). Carson Fox. In Sharon Louden (Eds.). Living and Sustaining a Creative Life. (pp. 50-53). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.


Refereed Articles

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Aileen Jacobson (2014), Flowers, Yes, but Figures, Too, at ‘Garden Party’. The New York Times.

Sandra Bloodworth and William Ayres (2014), New York's Underground Art Museum. The Monacelli Press, 1, 182-183.

B. David Zarley (2014), Review: Carson Fox/Linda Warren Projects. New City Art.

Dustin J. Pitts (2010), Cold As Ice. Charleston City Paper, 14, 24.

Anonda Bell (2009), Hysteria. Rutgers University Press.

Stacey Nick (2009), Loose Ends: Fiber Arts Exhibit Ties Them All Together. Fort Collins Coloradoan.

Taryn Bickley (2009), Style Makers: An Up-Close and Personal Look at Four Chicago-Based Art Aficionados. Luxe Magazine, Vol. III, Issue I, p. 98.

Jeannie Lancaster (2009), Loose Ends Surprises with Untraditional Approaches to Age-Old Arts. Reporter-Herald.

Ruth La Ferla (2009), All Dressed Up Like Art Galleries. The New York Times.

(2008), Hair-esies. IdN magazine, v14n6 Music + Image Issue.

Rocio Aranda-Alvarado (2008), The Feminine Mystique. The Feminine Mystique (exhibition catalog).

William Safire (2007), On Language. The New York Times, artist illustration.

Dan Bischoff (2007), Many Faces, Many Forms. The Star Ledger.

Edward Gomez (2007), Back To The 'Burbs. Art and Antiques.

Suzanne Muchanic (2007), Art That Eyes 21st Century Feminism. The Los Angeles Times.

Deborah Jackson (2007), Richmond's Creative Class Is Growing. Richmond Times Dispatch.

Suzanne Muchanic (2007), Art That Eyes 21st Century Feminism. The Los Angeles Times.

(2007), Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting. The New Yorker.

April Austin (2007), The Fine Art of Crafts. Christian Science Monitor.

Lauren Weinberg (2007), Normal. Time Out Chicago, Issue 101.

Shane McAdams (2007), Talking Shop with Claire Oliver. Chelsea Now.

Suzanne Muchanic (2007), In The Eye Of The Collector. The Los Angeles Times.

David Revere McFadden (2007), Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting. Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting (exhibition catalog).

Shane McAdams (2007), Talking Shop with Claire Oliver. Chelsea Now.

Suzanne Muchanic (2007), In The Eye Of The Collector. The Los Angeles Times.

David L. Barquist (2006), A Delicate Constitution. American Craft.

Richard Nilsen (2006), Gallery Has A Lock On the Impact of Hair. Arizona Republic.

Rosella Stephen (2006), Artistic Excursion. New Indpress.

Brandon Reynolds (2006), What Nature's Really Trying to Tell Us. Style Weekly.

Roberta Fallon (2006), Planet Rock. Philadelphia Weekly.

William Spruill (2006), All That Glitters. Style Weekly.

Amanda Toller (2006), Artists Display Realism in Work. Baylor Lariat.

Elizabeth Marglin (2005), Pattern and Decoration Reshaped at BMoCA. The Daily Camera.

David Hall (2004), Somatic. Art Papers.

Jeremy Hauck (2004), Somatic. Number 47: Journal of the Arts.

Edward J. Sozanski (2004), Real Scenes are Surreally Seen. The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Susan Piperato (2001), Unraveling Childhood. The Woodstock Times.

Nicole Plett (2001), Sculpture Springs Anew. U.S. Review.

Laurie Granier (2000), The Clothes Off Her Back. The Home News Tribune.

Gerald Brown (1998), Time, The Avenger. Philadelphia Weekly.


Invited Presentation/Lecture

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Carson Fox (2015, February). artist lecture. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Carson Fox (2014, December). artist lecture. The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA.

Carson Fox (moderator) Maureen Cummins, Lynne Allen, Patricia Olynck, Lilly Wei (2014, October). Unraveling History. Adelphi University, Garden City, NY.

Carson Fox (2014, June). artist lecture. University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA.

Carson Fox (2014, April). artist lecture. University of Arkansas, Fayette, AK.

Carson Fox, Bill Carroll, Kate Shepherd, Peter Drake and Annette Lawrence (2014, February). Living and Sustaining a Creative Life. New York Academy of Fine Art, New York, NY.

Carson Fox (2014, January). artist lecture. Houghton College, Houghton, NY.

Carson Fox (moderator) Ken Johnson, David Revere McFadden, Rocio Arnada-Avardo, Mac Premo and Joe Mangrum (2013, October). Ephemeral. Adelphi University, Garden City, NY.

Carson Fox (2013, March). artist lecture. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

Carson Fox (2011, September). artist lecture. New York Academy of Art, New York, NY.

Carson Fox (2010, September). Emerging Artist Strategies. University of Charleston, Charleston, SC.

Carson Fox (2008, October). artist lecture. The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA.

Carson Fox (2008, October). artist lecture. California State University, Long Beach, CA.

Carson Fox (2008, April). artist lecture. Boston University, Boston, MA.

Carson Fox (2006, September). artist lecture. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NY.

Carson Fox (2006, April). artist lecture. University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA.

Carson Fox (2006, March). artist lecture. University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan.

Carson Fox (2005, March). artist lecture. Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, VA.

Carson Fox (2003, April). artist lecture. Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN.


Conference Presentations/Papers

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Carson Fox, chairperson (2014). Ephemeral. In College Art Association. Chicago, IL.

Carson Fox (2007). Printmaking Loves Sculpture. In IMPACT 5. Tallinn, Estonia.

Carson Fox (2007). Double Take. In College Art Association. New York.

Carson Fox (2006). Intaglio Printmaking of This Century. Zimmerli Art Museum.

Carson Fox (2006). Alliances of Printmaking and Sculpture. Maryland Institute College of Art.

Carson Fox (2006). Defining the Canon: Printmaking Meets Sculpture. In AICAD. Philadelphia, PA.

Carson Fox (2005). Compelling Alliances. In Southern Graphics Conference. Washington, DC.

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Professional Activities

PUBLIC ART

Finalist for Peekskill Station public art project, Metropolitan Transit Authority, 2011
Seaford Station, Seaford, NY, permanent public art installation, Metropolitan Transit Authority 2009


PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Kirkland and Ellis LLP, Chicago, IL
Eaton Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
Catamaran Corporation, Lisle, IL
International Value Advisors LLC, New York, NY
Cotsen Foundation for Academic Research, Los Angeles, CA
Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY
Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Novosibirsk, RUSSIA
The Royal Museum of Belgium, Antwerp, BELGIUM
Brodsky Center for Innovative Print and Paper, Rutgers University,
New Brunswick, NJ
Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ
Noyes Museum of Art, Loveladies, NJ
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
Newark Public Library, Newark, NJ
Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
Morris Museum of Art, Morristown, NJ
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
New Jersey State Museum of Art, Trenton, NJ
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Hofstra Museum, Hempstead, NY
New Jersey Academy of Medicine, Princeton, NJ
Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ


ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

The Southern Graphics Council, member, 2000-present
College Art Association, member, 2000-present
Americans for the Arts, member, 2011-present

Community and Corporate Leadership

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2015
Ephemeral, The Spirits Among Us, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
2014
Ephemeral, Unraveling History, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
2013
Ephemeral, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
2009
6th Graphic Biennial, US curator, Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Novosibirsk, RUSSIA
2008
Dangerous Women, Adelphi Klapper Exhibition Hall, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
Chroma, co-curated with Jennifer Maloney, Adelphi University Gallery, Garden City, NY

PANELIST/ JUROR

Metropolitan Transit Authority: Juror for Massapequa Train Station public art project, NY, NY 2012
Metropolitan Transit Authority: Juror for artist selection of 8 public art projects,
New York, NY, 2010
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation: Juror for Delaware Fellowships in
Sculpture, 2003
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation: Juror for New Jersey Fellowships in
Sculpture, 2002

COMMUNITY PROJECTS

2014
Chalk UP! Adelphi University
2013
Chalk UP! Adelphi University