Carmen Spera

Education:

New York University, M.F.A., 1977;

University of Bologna, Bologna Italy;

Queens College, Flushing, New York, B.F.A., 1974

2003-2004       New York University, New York, New York

2002-2004       PRATT Institute, New York, New York

2000-2002       Katherine Gibbs, New York, New York

1996-1998       Parsons School of Design, New York, New York

 

SELECTED ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2007    House of Cards, G.F.A. Gallery, Los Angeles, California

            Totem Series, On Site Installation, Flickinger Glassworks, Brooklyn, New York

1999    The Odyssey, Neuhoff Gallery, New York, New York

1995    Game Tables, Heller Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida

1989    House of Mirrors, Art et Industrie, New York, New York

1988    Tension, Art et Industrie, New York, New York Heller Gallery, New York, New York

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2008    G.F.A. Gallery, Los Angeles, California       

2006    Gallery 1816, Bretenoux, France

2005    Leo Kaplan Gallery, New York, New York

2004    Maroma Gallery, Cancun, Mexico

1994    Art et Industrie, New York, New York

 

1993      Heller Gallery, New York, New York, Also 1984, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1992

1992      G.F.A. Gallery, Los Angeles, California. Also 1991

Gallery 91, New York, New York, Also 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1991

1991    Art et Industrie, New York New York. Also 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990

1990    Fuctional Art New York, Brutus Gallery, Osaka, Japan;

1987    Experimental Glass Workshop, New York, New York

 

1985    New Art, Diverse Works, Houston, Texas

1984    House on the Borderline, White Columns, New York, New York

 

1983    Art Furniture, Hokin-Kaufman, Chicago Illinois

Ourhaus, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, New York;

1982    Ward Island Sculpture Show, New York, New York

1981    Coney Island Show, Coney Island, New YorkMonumental Show, Brooklyn, New York

1977    Hensen Gallery, New York, New York

1975    Galleria d’Arte Grafica, Bologna, Italy

MUSEUMS

Permanent Collection, American Craft Museum, New York, New York

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAHY

Domergue, Denise. Artist-Designed Furniture. New York: Abrams, 1984.

Frank, Peter and Michael McKenzie. New, Used and Improved: Art for the Eighties.

New York: Abbeville. 1987.

International Design Yearbook. New York: Abbeville, 1987.

Jepson, Barbara. Art Furniture…American Craft, October/November 1985: 10-17.Z