CURLY CLARK

Resume

Personal

Born Saratoga Springs, NY 1951

 

Education

Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy 2002

Vermont College, Montpelier, VT. Earned Degree 1971

Universita Italiana per Stranieri, Perugia, Italy. Study of Italian language, study of Italian Art. ”con ottimo profitlo”

 

Professional Affiliation

Resident Artist, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX Sept. 2003 – Feb. 2004

 

Solo Exhibits

Trilogy: Freedom, Peace, Wisdom, Georgetown Public Library, Georgetown, TX 2018-2019 

Exhibits and Workshops, The Barn, Swans Island, ME 2004 – 2012

I Dream of Irene, Fleury Gallery, Houston, TX 2004

Curly Clark Exhibition, C. G. Jung Center, Houston, TX 1999

Solo Exhibit, Harbor Island Hotel, Harbor Island, FL 1986

Fabric Art by Curly Clark, The Tampa/Hillsborough County Library Fine Arts Gallery, Tampa, FL 1985

 

Selected Group Exhibits

Creative Forces, C.G. Jung Center, Houston, TX 2002

Piecemeal: Putting It All Together, An invitational show at The Houston Center For Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX 2001

Contemporary Quilt Makers of Houston, Southern National Bank, Houston, TX 1993

Not What You Think, Austin Circle of Theatres in Association With The Texas Museum of Natural History, Austin, TX 1991

Form and Freedom Show, an invitational exhibit during the International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX 1992, 1991

Breakaway, Crossroads Gallery, Tampa, FL 1987

Traditions and Trends, Ruth Eckerd Hall Performing Arts Gallery, Clearwater, FL 1984

 

Commissions

Hillsborough County School District, Tampa, FL

Residential commissions throughout the state of Florida

 

Collections

Brock Hotel Company, Dallas, TX

Private Collections: Laguna Beach, CA; Tierra Verde, FL; Tampa, FL; Greeley, CO; Dallas, TX; Clearwater, FL;

Steamboat Springs, CO; Santa Fe, NM; New York City, NY; Houston, TX

 

Teaching

The Houston Center for Contemporary Craft Outreach Program 2002 – 2004

Art classes at the Chicano Family Center in conjunction with the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft Gallery talk

     at the C.G. Jung Education Center, Houston, TX 1999

Design and dying courses at the Jewish Community Center, and throughout Tampa, FL 1985 – 1989

Guest lecturer at The Tampa Museum 1985

Lecture series at the Tampa-Hillsborough County Library System 1985