2006 Master of Fine Arts, installation/mixed media
Vermont College, Montpelier
1990 K-12 Art Specialist Certification
University of Minnesota
1977 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sculpture
Kansas City Art Institute, Missouri.
I joined the Department of Art of Ithaca College in Fall 2008 after serving on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin, Superior and teaching at the College of Visual Arts in St. Paul, Minnesota.
I create artwork using a wide variety of media and methods, ranging in scale from large installations to densely-detailed mixed media constructions that reflect upon current environmental challenges.
For more details: www.carlastetson.com
Multicultural and postmodern curriculum trends in Art Education
Sustainability themes reflected in contemporary art practices.
Social Justice in Public Art
2016 Open Studio Exhibitions, DRAW International, Caylus, France
2016 Crossing Boundaries, Windsor Whip Works Gallery , New York
2015 Wide Open, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition, Brooklyn, New York
2014 Natural Histories, Anderson Center for the Arts, Red Wing, Minnesota. Solo
2014 Aerial Reconnaissance, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College. January 2014. Solo
2013 Confluence/Confluencia, collaborative installations with Cecilia Ramon, Duluth Art Institute, Minnesota
2012 You Are Here, Faculty Exhibition Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
2010 Women Artists Invitational, George Waters Gallery , Elmira, New York
Public Commissioned Work:
2003 The Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial. Duluth, Minnesota. Plaza and wall of cast concrete with inscribed quotations edited by writer, Anthony Peyton Porter.
2001 The Language of Stone. Great Lakes Aquarium, Duluth, Minnesota. % for Art Commission. Basalt boulder groupings with bronze and chrome, river rocks embedded in pavement.
1999 Arising. Lake Place, Duluth, Minnesota. Bronze, granite, dolomite. 14’x3 x7’ Collaboration with German artist, Almut Heer.