ADAM CARLIN

acarlin67@gmail.com
(845) 405 – 9159


WEBSITE

http://adamcarlin.us


PROJECTS

Creek Colleges
Greensboro Project Space
Community Arts Collaborative
Some Thing Spacious
Art Maker Avenue
Steele Hall Gallery

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CURRENTLY

Director - Greensboro Project Space at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Program Director - Community Arts Collaborative at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Co-Founder and Co-Director - Creek Colleges



EDUCATION

2015 - 2018 - Master In Fine Arts in Art & Social Practice, Portland State University, Portland, OR

2007 - 2011 - Bachelors in Fine Arts in Sculpture, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

2009 - Exchange Program at Kyoto Seika University, Kyoto, Japan

2005 - 2007 - Art Students League, New York, NY



SELECTED SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

GPS at the Carrack: Exhibition of Exhibitions, The Carrack, Durham, NC, 2018

Abteilung für Alles Mögliche, Institute of What's Possible Today, Berlin, Germany, 2017

Columbia Slough Creek College Part 1, Native American Youth and Family Center, Portland, OR, 2017

Columbia Slough Creek College Part 2, Native American Youth and Family Center, Portland, OR, 2017

Orbiting Together Collection by Eric Olson and Tia Kramer, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, 2018

The City Billboard, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC 2017

The Artist Is Pleasant, B10 Gallery, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, 2016

Menu Project, CVPA Board of Trustees Dinner UNCG, 2017

Johnson Creek College, Johnson Creek Watershed, Portland, OR, 2016

Assembly, Portland State University, Portland, OR, 2017

Political Cartoon Karaoke, Elsewhere Museum, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Tomorrow and Tomorrow, Steele Hall Gallery, Greensboro, NC, 2016

GPS Terminal, Global Engagement Student Conference University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC 2016

Clap Therapy, Abco Artspace, Oakland, CA, 2015

Tips For Traveling Light, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2014

Some Thing Grounded, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2014

Over the fence, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, 2013

Next Year We’ll Be Renovating the Kitchen BFA Exhibition, CCA, Oakland, CA, 2012

Detours, A21 Gallery, CCA, Oakland, CA, 2012

Satellites are Overrated, A21 Gallery, Oakland, CA 2009

People Teaching People, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Rob's Car Is For Sale, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

GPS Free Massages, City Market, Greensboro, NC, 2016

The Know Parade, Assembly, Portland, OR, 2016

Data Drafting, Museum of Art and Sports, Portland, OR, 2016

Lifting Things, Museum of Art and Sports, Portland, OR, 2016

Becoming and Going, Steele Hall Gallery, Greensboro, NC, 2016

The Museum, Nelson Gallery, UC Davis, CA, January 2015

Construction, Mondavi Center, UC Davis, CA, January 2015

Sparkle and Blink, The Emerald Tablet, San Francisco, CA, 2014

LAST Festival, The Lab, San Francisco, CA, 2014

Collaboration with Kim Anno, The Window Project GSU, Atlanta, GA, 2014

LAST Festival, ZERO1, San Jose, CA, 2014

Second Helpings, SOMarts, San Francisco, CA 2014

Junior show, Maratumachi Art Court, Kyoto, Japan, 2011

Chimera, Cocon Karasuma, Kyoto, Japan, 2011

How Water Flows, Oliver Art Center, Oakland, CA, 2011

Ice Artists, Milkbar, Oakland, CA, 2011

Outside in, Kyoto Seika University, Japan, 2010

Intentional Experiment, SF Clubs, San Francisco, CA, 2009

CCACA, UC Davis, CA, 2008

Untitled, Isabelle Percy West Gallery, Oakland, CA, 2008

Snail and I, Isabelle Percy West Gallery, Oakland, CA, 2008



EXHIBITIONS AND WORKSHOPS CURATED/PRODUCED

Curator - How Can We Help?, The City Billboard, Greensboro, NC, 2017

Curator - Baggage Claims, The City Billboard, Greensboro, NC, 2018

Curator - Prints by People Shaped by Animals, Greensboro Science Center, Greensboro, NC, 2017

Curator - GSO STEAM Fest, Greensboro Project Space and The Forge, Greensboro, NC 2017

Curator - GPS 2017 Summer Camp, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Curator - Stacey Davidson Exhbition and Public Programs, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Curator - Taos To Tepito, Greensboro Projcect Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Co-Curator - States of Incarceration Art Incubator, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Curator - Mirant Stella, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Co-Curator - Objects From The Borderland: The US-Mexico Border Anti-Archive, Greensboro Project Space, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Curator - Earth/Sky/Canto2, Steele Hall Gallery at Bennett College, Greensboro, NC, 2016

Co-Curator & Co-Producer of the LAST Festival, ZER01, San Jose, CA, 2014

Curator - Breakout! CCA and SFAI Grad Programs, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2014

Curator - Aggregate, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2014

Curator - Interstice with Kate Short, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2014

Curator - An Attempt at Getting Over Yourself, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2014

Assistant Producer - Beau Patrick Colon Marginal Transience, Abco Artspace, Oakland, CA, 2014

Assistant Producer - The Elegant Pose of Aura Alice, Abco Artspace, Oakland, CA, 2014

Assistant Producer - The Elegant Pose of Kimba Rose, Abco Artspace, Oakland, CA, 2014

Curator - BAILOUT! Naka Dance Theatre, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Kim Anno’s Water City Berkeley, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Alison Smith’s Sculpture 2 Class, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Video Works by Roi Carmeli, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Over The Fence, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Mediation, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - We’re All In The Right Place, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Sublingual, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Fear Eats The Soul, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - We’re Theres A Will There’s A Way, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Hammered Glamour, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Marcus Kelli Collection, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator - Salsa with Jose Navarette, Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, 2013

Curator & Producer - Music At The Moves, Cinder Block People, Brooklyn, NY, 2012

Curator - The Furry, The Feathered and the Amphibious, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Garage Sale!, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Mural Making, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Improv Workshop, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Crayons Come Alive!, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Harvesting Hues, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Fort Making, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013, 2014

Curator - Sonic Art, Art Maker Avenue, Oakland, CA, 2013



SELECT LECTURES

Teaching Social Practice, UMASS Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA

MFA Art In Context, Universität der Künste, Berlin, Germany

Presentation, SOMA, Mexico City, Mexico

Foundations Art, Bennett College, Greensboro, NC

Cuisine and Culture, Bennett College, Greensboro, NC

Social Practice Tuesdays, Likewise, Portland, OR

Allison Smith's Class, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

Obstacle In Obstacle, Nelson Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA

Guest Curator, Curatorial Speed Dating, Graduate Program of SFAI and CCA, Heron Arts, San Francisco, CA

Guest Curator, Graduate Program of SFAI and CCA, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA



GRANTS & PUBLICATIONS

Grant - Precipice Fund, Andy Warhol Foundation for the Arts, November, 2016

Grant - ArtsGreensboro, National Endowment for the Arts & Joseph M. Bryan Foundation Art Innovation Grant, 2016

Grant - SE Uplift, Neighborhood Small Grant, 2016

Grant - Action Greensboro, Spark! Grant, 2016

Grant - Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, Capacity Building Grant, 2016

Publication - Greensboro News and Records, Spark! Grant recipients, July, 2016

Publication - Guilford County School District, GPS Summer Camp, August, 2017

Publication - New York Post, Take an Art Filled Road Trip Through North Carolina, November 2017

Publication - Greensboro Television, Art In Greensboro, January 2016

Publication - Greensboro Viewmaster, Greensboro Project Space, August, 2017

Publication - Oregon Arts Watch, Creek College: Planting Seeds on the Columbia Slough, June, 2017

Publication - UNCG Campus Weekly, Bayard Wootten Exhibition Opens, January, 2017

Publication - UNCG NOW, New Art Space Drive Creativity Downtown, October, 2016

Publication - The Carolinian, Finding Humanity Along The Border, September, 2016

Publication - Que Pasa Magazine, Colección de objetos presentan crudo testimonio de la frontera, September, 2016

Publication - 1808 Magazine, Bennett Series, May, 2016

Publication - Greensboro News and Records, Bennett College, March, 2016

Publication - Leonardo, Volume 48, MIT Press. The LAST Festival. February, 2015

Publication - O.Henry Magazine, May 2015 Issue. The Milstein Touch. May, 2015

Publication - Museum of Inside Jokes. Online Submission. November, 2015

Publication - Clauzin, Pierre. Last Festival at ZERO1 Documentary Video. June, 2013

Publication - Bay Artwork. Kate Short’s Interstice. February, 2014

Publication - Bay Area Woof Magazine. Thank You, Volunteers. January, 2013

Publication - ArtVault1010. Quiet Lightening Group Show. December, 2014

Publication - Snobby Robot, Hadley, Chris. Read The Signs Web Series. November, 2013

Publication - Accidental Bear. Read The Signs Web Series. August, 2014

Publication - Quiet Lightning. Cover Art Featuring ‘Lost.’ December 2014



WORK EXPERIENCE

Program Director - Community Arts Collaborative at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Director - Greensboro Project Space at UNCG, Greensboro, NC

Co-Director & Co-Owner - Some Thing Spacious Gallery, Oakland, CA

Co-Director & Co-Founder - Creek Colleges, Portland, OR

Director, Founder, & Educator - Art Maker Avenue, Center for Visual and Performing Art, Oakland, CA

Curator of Permanent Collections - Bennett College, Greensboro, NC

Director - iD Tech Mini, The Town School, New York, NY

Director - iD Tech, Marymount College, New York, NY