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Carole P. Kunstadt born in 1951, resides in Woodstock, NY having recently relocated from New York City. She received her BFA, magna cum laude, from Hartford Art School, West Hartford, Connecticut and continued with postgraduate studies at the Akademie der Bildenen Künste in Munich, Germany.
The Museum of Biblical Art, New York, NY featured Kunstadt’s complete Old Testament Series in the exhibition As Subject and Object: Contemporary Book Artists Explore Sacred Hebrew Texts.
Representative works from the Old Testament Series are included in Somewhere Between Creation and Destruction, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School. Concurrent in Hartford, CT, in partnership, the Clare Gallery and the Charter Oak Cultural Center presents Between The Lines: Works by Carole P. Kunstadt – two consecutive solo exhibitions from September through December, 2014, providing a survey of the artist’s past and current work.
Selected group exhibitions:
Slash: Paper Under the Knife, Museum of Arts & Design, New York, NY;
The Book: A Contemporary View, Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE;
Magnitude SEVEN and Textuality, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH;
The Art of the Book 2013, Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild, Calgary, Alberta.
The PBS/OFF BOOK Book Arts mini-documentary in the series on progressive arts, features Kunstadt in the segment, Transforming the Sacred.
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, ME.; The Book Arts Collection, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.; The Permanent Collection of the Center for Book Arts, New York, NY; Montclair State University Collection, Montclair, NJ.
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