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Carol Hummel
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11510 Bell StreetNewbury, OH 44065330.348.3410

Education

2004Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Sculpture, Kent State University, Kent, OH
(summa cum laude)
2000Bachelor of Science (BS) Photojournalism, Kent State
University, Kent, OH
(summa cum laude/valedictorian)
1971-75Graphic Design/Photography, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Workshops

2013Have completed numerous workshops in subjects including metal lathe, forging, woodworking, pata chitra painting, wood and stone carving, cow dung toy making, palm leaf carving and paper mache mask making

Teaching Experience

2008-10Instructor, English, The Child Education Development & Reintegration Programme (CEDAR), Esther Benjamins Trust, Bhairahawa, Nepal
2008-09Workshop Supervisor-Instructor, Sculpture (mosaics), The Child Education, Development and Reintegration Programme (CEDAR), Esther Bejamins Trust, Bhairahawa, Nepal
2005Adjunct Faculty, Sculpture, Kent State University, Kent, OH
2003-04Teaching Assistant, Sculpture (instructor of record), Kent State University, Kent, OH
2001Adjunct Faculty, Media Writing, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Professional Activities

20132013-2014 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, College of Creative Arts, School of Art and Design, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WVA
2011Artist-in-Residence, Buddha Enlightened - 2 Be, Bodhgaya, India
2011Artist's Talk, Rolling Meadows Library, Chicago, IL
2011Visiting Artist, Kenston Schools Fine Arts Festival, Chagrin Falls, OH
2011"Future of the City" international competition, Smart Urban Stage, www.smart-urban-stage-com, 2011
2010Artist-in-Residence, Green World Arts Festival, Bhubaneshwar, Orissa, India
2010Artist-in-Residence: Art Karavan International, February-April, Shantiniketan, Kolkata, Ranchi, Patna, Lucknow, Shimla, Jammu, Sinagar, Delhi, India
2009Visiting Artist, April-May 2009, Bolich School, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
2009Artist's Talk, Heights Arts, Cleveland Heights, OH
2009Artist-in-Residence, August-September 2009, Heights Arts, Cleveland Heights, OH
2008Visiting Artist, West Virginia University, Morgantown, W.Va.
2008Visiting Artist, Schnee Learning Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
2008Artist-in-residence, April-May 2008, Colorado Art Ranch, Steamboat Springs, CO.
2007Artist's Talk, "Artists' Residencies," Kent State University, Main Campus, Kent, OH
2007Aritst-in-residence, June-July 2007, Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI), Wendover, Utah
2007Visiting Artist, Schnee Learning Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
2007Visiting Artist, Echo Hills School, Stow, OH
2006Artist's Talk, "Transformative Art," Kent State University, Main Campus, Kent, OH
2006"Art & Self," Photo and Video Documentation, Akron Museum of Art Program at Rausch Elementary/Reed Memorial Library, Ravenna, OH
2006Artist's Talk, "Art Narrative and Experience," Kent State University, Main Campus, Kent, OH
2006Artist-in-residence, Buddha Enlightenment, Bodhgaya, India
2005-06Artist-in-residence, Nov. 2005-Feb. 2006, Global Arts Village, New Delhi, India
2005Artist-in-Residence,"Confined Comforts," Fall 2005, Kent State University, Stark Campus, Canton, OH
2005Artist's Talk, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
2005Artist's Talk, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)/Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
2005Artist's Talk, "From Idea to Art," Tuscarawas County Center for the Arts, New Philadelphia, OH
2005Artist's Talk, "Video and Performance Art," Kent State University, Stark Campus, Canton, OH
2005Artist's Talk, "Conceptual Art," Firestone High School, Akron, OH
2005Visiting Artist, Kent State University, Stark Campus, Canton, OH
2004Artist's Talk, "The Making of Art," Kent State University, Main Campus, Kent, OH

Professional Experience

2010-2013Founder/International Coordinator, Raghurajpur International Art/Craft Exchange (RIA/CE), Raghurajpur, Orissa, India

Awards/Honors

2010Cleveland Magazine, "30 Most Interesting People 2010," Cleveland, OH.
2005Sculptural Pursuit Magazine, Second Annual Sculpture Competition, Industry Award
2005Annies Fund Award, Ohio Art League Annual Fall Juried Exhibition, Columbus, OH
2005Mary Lou Chess Memorial Award, Northweat Area Arts Council, Crystal Lake, IL
2001Marge McNab Block Scholarship Award, Kent State University, Kent, OH
2001Kappa Tau Alpha, National Honor Society in Journalism & Mass Communication

Exhibition/Public Art Record

2014Transcendence Thru Mind and Action, Art League of Long Island, Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery, Dix Hills, NY (group)
2014Hand-Stitched Hamlet, Oyster Bay, Long Island, NY (public art installation)
2013Pursuit Art Stage, Singapore Art Fair, Marina Sands, Singapore, Jan. 26-27, group
2013Telling Yarns, Paul Mesaros Gallery, West Virginia University (solo)
2013Made in Mourning, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH (group)
2013Printemps Carougeois 2013-Art Urban et Experiences Participatives Autour du Fil, I Fil Good, Geneva, Switzerland.
2013Shady: Our Neighbors the Trees, Arts Monongahela, Morgantown, WV, October, group
2012Surface Tension, Eyebeam Art + Technology Center, New York, NY, May-August (group)
2012Virtual Borders+Traveling Lightly, Station II, SaarLa Endishche Galerie, Berlin, Germany, Aug-Sept (group)
2012Virtual Borders+Traveling Lightly, Mid Leichtem Gepack, Feste Dilsberg, Germany, May (group)
2012Forming Culture, California State University, Long Beach, California, April-May (virtual show)
2012Public Art Project: UKRUTT, Open Air Art Exhibition, Drangedal, Norway
2012Public Art Project: Tribute Tree, Chardon, OH
2012Tribute Tree, Chardon, OH, USA, public art installation
2011Buddha Enlightened - 2 Be, Bodhgaya Exhibition Grounds, Bodhgaya, India (group)
2011Buddha Enlightened - 2 Be, Gandhi Maidan Museum, Patna, Bihar, India (group)
2011Nature Unframed: Art at the Arboretum, Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL, May-November, 2011 (group)
2011Dropping Stitches: Knitting Trends in Contemporary Art, Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University, Lexington, KY, Jan-March, 2011 (group)
2011Public Art Project, "Fencepiration - Phase II," collaboration with Debbie Apple-Presser, Heights Arts, South Euclid, OH
2011Tina B. Contemporary Arts Festival, Prague, The Czech Republic (invitational)
2011Surface Tension: The Future of Water, Science Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, collaboration with Anna Macleod, October (group)
2010Alter/native Project, The Shambles Yard, Boyle, County Roscommon, Ireland (group)
2010Peripherals, M.F.Husain Art Gallery, Delhi, India (group)
2010Peripherals, JNU, Dept. of Art & Aesthetic Gallery, Delhi, India (group)
2010Public Art Project, "Fencepiration - Phase I," Heights Arts, collaboration with Debbie Apple-Presser, South Euclid, OH
2009Asterisk at Ingenuity, Ingenuity Fest, Cleveland, OH (group)
2009Bolich School Annual Art Show, Cuyahoga Heights, OH, May-June 2009.
2009Public Art Project, "Knitscape - Cedar Lee," Heights Arts, Cleveland Heights, OH
2009Public Art Project, "Knitscape-Larchmere," Heights Arts, Cleveland/Shaker Heights, OH
2009Public Art Project, "Knitscape-Broadway," University Settlement, Broadway School of Music, Cleveland, OH
2009Frigidart, Asterisk Gallery, Cleveland, OH, (group).
2009"Tree Cozy," Moogie Wonderland, Rochester, England, solo
2008Works in Progress, Steamboat Springs Museum of Art, Colorado Art Ranch, Steamboat Springs, CO (group).
2007Three (featuring work by Carol Hummel, Pamela Dodds and Ann Brallier), Asterisks Gallery, Cleveland, OH (invitational)
200619, Asterisks Gallery, Cleveland, OH (group)
2006Phirangi Kala Wale Foreigner Art Show, Global Arts Village, New Delhi, India (group)
2006Dr. Carol Cartwright Memorial Sculpture, a collaborative commissioned public art project with Dylan Collins, Kent State University, Stark Campus, Canton, OH
2006Collaborative Efforts, Gallery West, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH (juried)
2006Space Wrap - Echo Hills, Echo Hills Elementary School, Stow, OH (solo)
2006"Levels," Heights Arts Contemporary Community Gallery, Cleveland Heights, OH (6-month invitational installation)
2006Buddha Enlightenment 2006, Bodhgaya Tourist Bureau, Bodhgava, India (international group)
2005Ohio Art League Annual Fall Juried Exhibition 2005, Fort Hayes Shot Tower Gallery, Columbus, OH (juried) Winner: Annie's Fund Award
2005Confined Comforts, Kent State University, Stark Campus, Canton,OH (installation)
2005The NEO Show, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (juried)
2005The Art Show, Asterisks Gallery, Cleveland, OH (invitational)
2005Works in Process, Heights Arts Contemporary Community Gallery, Cleveland Heights, OH (juried)
2005Once Familiar, Sky Lounge Gallery, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)/Cleveland, Cleveland, OH (group)
2005Structures of Experience, an exhibition in response to Robert Smithson, School of Art Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
2005Women's Works, 2005, Northwest Area Arts Council, Crystal Lake, IL (juried) Winner: Mary Lou Chess Memorial Award
2004Hotel Bruce, Cleveland Public Art, Ohio City, OH (group)
2004Antithesis, The Boot Gallery, Cleveland, OH (group)
2004Sculpture in the Heights Public Art Competition, Heights Arts, Cleveland Heights, OH (juried) Winner
200468th Area Artists Annual, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH (juried)
2004Cozy, Sculpture Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH, MFA Thesis Exhibition (solo)
2004A Temporary Arrangement, School of Art Painting Gallery,Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
2004Cedar Fairmont Public Art & Design Competition,Heights Arts Collaborative, Cleveland Heights, OH (juried) Winner with collaborator Don Harvey
2004The Sculpture Show, Asterisks Gallery, Cleveland, OH (invitational)
2004The Video Show, North Water Street Gallery, Kent, OH (invitational)
2004Invitational Art Exhibit, Robinson Memorial Hospital, Aurora, OH (invitational)
2004Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater, SPACES Gallery, Cleveland, OH (juried)
2004Student Annual Exhibition, School of Art Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH (juried)
2004You Are Ugly, Sculpture Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH MFA Candidacy Show (solo)
2003Kent State/University of Akron Joint Student Exhibition, Ice House, Akron, OH (group)
2003Blossom: Painting/Sculpture, School of Art Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
2003Invitational Art Exhibit, Robinson Memorial Hospital, Ravenna, OH (invitational)
2003(e)Motion: Kinetic Sculpture, Gallery 138, Kent, OH (group)
2003Works, Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH (solo)
2002Student Annual Exhibition, School of Art Gallery,Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
2002Cold Rolled, Kent State Student Show, Ice House, Akron, OH (group)
2002Blossom: Painting/Sculpture, School of Art Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
2001MAKING SENCE(ory), The Sculpture Center, Cleveland,OH (juried)
2001THAW, Kent State Student Show, Ice House, Akron, OH (group)
2001Blossom: Ceramics Installation, Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
2001Blossom: Painting/Sculpture, School of Art Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH (group)
1999The Artists of Rubber City Annual Area Artist's Show, Charles Mayer Studio, Akron, OH (juried)
1998Art Show at the Dog Show 13th Annual Exhibition, The Foyer Gallery, Century II Convention Center, Wichita, KA (juried)
1998The Artists of Rubber City Annual Area Artist's Show, Charles Mayer Studio, Akron, OH (juried)

Professional Organizations

None

Bibliography

2014"Student Art Gives Cuyahoga Falls Something to Wish Upon," by Doug Livingston, Akron Beacon Jounral, May 20, 2014
2014A Hamlet Wrapped in Yarn by Aileen Jacobson, New York Times, June 7, 2014.
2014Street Art--Wall-to-wall Creativity by Anne-Marie Clerc, La Reserve Magazine, No.15-Rethinking Luxury, Spring-Summer, 2014, pp 67-70.
2014Art Transcends Cultural Boundaries at Hummel Lecture, The Kent Stater, Sept. 8, p.2
2013World-renowned yarn artist visits WVU, The Daily Anthenaeum, p.6, Sept. 18, 2013.
2013The Fine Art of Crochet - Innovative Works from 20 Contemporary Artists by Gwen Blakley Kinsler, AuthorHouse, p. 30-34.
2013Wild Art by David Carrier and Jochim Pissarro, Phaidon, 2013.
2013Morgantown Artists Deck Tree in Yarn, Charleston Daily Mail, Sept. 19, 2013
2013Well-known Artist Decorates Morgantown Tree, West Virginia Uncovered, wvuncovered.org., Sept 19, 2013.
2013Artist Assembles Tree Cozy from Crocheted Yarn Pieces at West Virginia University, The Associated Press, Sept. 20, 2013
2013WV Gazette Charleston, Art Notes - WVU Yarn Art Tree, Sept. 21, 2013.
2013Artist's Tree Cozy on Display at WVU, The Exponent Telegram, Sept. 20, 2013.
2013Carouge Tient A Bien Plus Qu'Un Fil, Le Matin, April 22, 2013, pp. 16-17
2013School of Art & Design to kick off crocheted tree art project, The Daily Anthenaeum, August 21, 2013, p. 3
2013The Art of Tinkering, Exploratorium, Weldonowen, by Karen Wilkinson and Mike Petrich, USA, 2013.
2013"Pul Jammin'," Newsday, Long Island, New York, December 3.
2013Morgantown Tree by Carol Hummel, dylancollinsart.com/2013/12/30/morgantown-tree-by-carol-hummel, December 30, 2013.
2013What Would They Do with Axl Rose? by Steve Kurtz, New York Times, Oct. 23, 2013.
2012"Geriljastrikk har inntatt Norge," NRK (Norway National Press), May 29,2012
2012"Hope Blooms as 'Tribute Tree' Brings Comfort to Community in Wake of Chardon High Shooting," The News-Herald, April 17, 2012
2012"Crocheter Le Paysage," Fait Main, Strasbourg, France, Spring, 2012
2012
2012"Kler opp sentrum," Drangedalsposten, Drangedal, Norway, p.6, May 24
2012"Tree Tribute," The Weekly Village, Garrettsville, OH, p.1, May 4
2012"Raghurajpur Art Event," The Samaj, Orissa, India, pg.8, Nov. 4
2012"Crochet Artist Carol Hummel," Crochet Concupiscence, www.crochetconcupiscence.com/2012/05/crochet-artist-carol-hummel
2011Urban Knits, Prestel Publishing, Simone Werle, Munich, Germany, 2011
2011"Crochet artist Carol Hummel makes Tree Cozy for outdoor exhibit," www.CrochetConcupiscience.com, April 27, 2011.
2011"Artist in Residence Carol Hummel in India," Artposium, http://artranchroundup.blogspot.com, March 31, 2011.
2011"Innovative art exhibition at the Morton Arboretum, Illinois, USA," www.bgci.org/resources/news/0777/ March 7, 2011.
2011"Morton Arboretum art exhibit celebrates tree forms, www.dailyherald.com, April 26, 2011.
2011"StickTrenden" Dagen Magazine, Stockholm, Sweden, March 4, 2011, p. 18.
2011Dropping Stitches: Knitting Trends in Contemporary Art, Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University, Lexington, KY
2011"As knitting experiences a resurgence, artists explore the possibilities of yarn," Lexington Herald-Leader, Feb. 17, 2011, p. 17.
2011"Casting purls before design," Lexington Herald-Leader, Feb. 24, 2011.
2011"Nature + Crochet" by Gwen Blakley Kinsler, Interweave Crochet, Spring 2011, p. 96.
2011Future of the City, Carol Hummel, Smart Urban Stage, www.smart-urban-stage.com
2011Surface Tension: The Future of Water by Ralph Borland, Michael John Gorman, Bruce Misstear, Jane Withers, Science Gallery Publishing, Dublin, Ireland, pp. 90-91
2011Tina B. 2011--The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, pp. 220-221
2011"Crestwood students have a blast learning about yarn bombing," Record-Courier, Ravenna, Oh=H, Dec. 10, p. 1
2011"Foreigners brush up on pattachitra skills," The Times of India, Bhubaneshwar, Oct.28
2011Craft Activism by Joan Tapper, Gale Zucker and Faythe Levine, Potter Craft Publications, 2011.
2010"Boompje Breinen," Linda. magazine, Netherlands, September 2010, p 17.
2010Urban Interventions, Personal Projects in Public Spaces, Gestalten Books, Edited by Robert Klanten and Matthias Hubner, Berlin, Germany, 2010.
2010"Most Interesting People 2010," Cleveland Magazine, Cleveland, OH, USA, Jan. 2010
2010"Street Warmers," Bozeman Daily Chronicle, Bozeman, MT, Aug 16, 2010
2010"Cedar Center fence a work of art," Sun Messenger, Cleveland, OH, July 8.
2009"Contemplative Crochet" by Cindy Crandall-Frazier, Chapter 7, Skylight Paths Publishing, 2009.
2009"Freedom's meaning soars beyond fence," Akron Beacon Journal, May 1, 2009.
2009"Tree Cozy by Carol Hummel," Artyarn, Salford, Lancashire, UK, Jan 21, 2009, www.artyarn.org
2009"Yarn Bombing - The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti" by Mandy Moore and Leanne Prain, Arsenal Pulp Press, pp. 24-26
2009"Knitters bring color to city's streetscapes," Sun Press, page B-1, Sept. 3, 2009
2009"Fringe Group COzies Up to City," Denver Post, Entertainmnet Secton, page 1, Sept. 20, 2009
2009"Cozying Up to Meters," Cleveland Plain Dealer, page B-3, August 18, 2009
2009"Cleveland Heights parking meters get brightened up," Cleveland Plain Dealer, page E-1, August 22, 2009
2009"Parking meters stocking, part of art project, pulled," Sun Press, page B-1, June 4, 2009
2009"Book unravels art of 'yarn bombing'," Simon Fraser University News, page 1, March 5, 2009
2009"Carol Hummel," Egoist Generation magazine, Russia, December/January 2008/2009, issue No.l 12-1
2009"Knitting's New Wave," Swatch Magazine, The Club Voice, Switzerland, Issue 35, p. 52, 2009
2009"Change of Paints," Home & Garden-Russia, Vol. 6(51)2009, p.104
2008America hit by the unlikeliest of crazes: knitting, The New Zealand Herald, Lifestyle Section 6, March 11, www.nzherald.co.nz
2008Knitters dress up trees for public art, Newsweek News, March 10. www.newsweek.com
2008Tree Sweaters in Ohio, March 10. www.coolbuzz.org
2008Comfort vs. Confinement, Feb 22. http://eyesforindie.worldpress.com
2008Ohio knitters dress up pear tree with public sweater, The Canadian Press, March 10
2008Ohio knitters dress up pear tree with public sweater, Associated Press newswire, March 10.
2008Carol Hummel -- Embellishing Nature, http://stacyalexander.blogspot.com
2008"Colorado Art Ranch residents give back during five weeks in Routt County," Steamboat Pilot & Today, Style Section, page 1, May 4, 2008.
2008"Installation Art, Artposium explores land-use issues," Steamboat Today, Arts, May 16, 2008, p. 8.
2008"Art in Steamboat," Television 18, Steamboat Springs, CO, May 12, 2008.
2008"High Fashion, Tree Pants was only the beginning," Landscape Architecture Magazine, May 2008, Volume 98, Number 5, page 36.
2008Contemplative Crochet, A Hands-On Guide for Interlocking Fath & Craft, SkyLight Paths Publishing, Woostock, VT, 2008
2008"Urban Knitting = 500 Hours Worth of Knit Graffitti," Blogsters Guild, Nov. 10, 2008.
2008"Urban Knitting = 500 Hours Worth of Knit Graffitti," Blogsters Guild, Nov. 10, 2008.
2007"Bricks and Bees" by Andrew Burton, photographic images by Carol Hummel, numerous pages throughout book.
2007"Tremont Artwalk Shows Why Cleveland is the City of Choice for So Many People and Reasons," www.Realneo.org, May 12.
2007"A-maze-ing art created in Cuyahoga Falls at Learning Center," Cuyahoga Falls News-Press, Nov. 18, 2007, p. 32
2007http://shopfriends.blogspot.com, Dec. 17
2007"Buddha Bound & Bushwacked," Good Star, India's First Ezine on Art, mattersofart.com
2006"Crocheted Tree by Carol Hummel,"
http://www.microrevolt.org/reblog/, June 13.
2006"Sculpture honors retiring KSU chief," The Jackson Observer, May 25, 2006, page 15.
2006"Far from the madding crowd," Delhi Times of India,Feb. 16, 2006, page 3.
2006"Yarn Art Installation to be Created on Kent State Stark Campus," KSU eInside, Oct. 3, 2005, p. 4.
2006"Echo Hills Elementary students become artists for a day," Stow Sentry, Oct 11, 2006, pages 1 and 14.
2005"Wrapping It Up -- Environmental artist brings her coloful concept to Stark County," Canton Repository, Sept. 29, 2005, Section D, page 1.
2005"Tree 'Cozy'," The Sun Press, Sept. 29, 2005, p. 1.
2005"All wrapped up in yarn art at Stark," Kent Stater, Sept. 28, 2005, p.1.
2005"Nice'n cozy that three is -- it's all thanks to the new HeightsArts project," Cleveland Heights Focus, Fall, 2005, p. 19.
2005"Outside Art," (photo), Cleveland Plain Dealer, Aug. 20, 2005, Section B, p.1.
2005"Regionalism Returns -- Local artists take center stage in NEO exhibition and NEO+NEO," Free Times, Vol. 13, No. 12, July 13-19, 2005, p. 65.
2005"Art/Stage on View - Once Familiar," Scene Magazine,July 13-19, 2005, p. 26.
2005"Once Familiar," Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Member Newsletter, Summer 2005, p. 8.
2005"Things are looking up as artists create bright spots in a gray city," The Plain Dealer, Friday Magazine, May 6, 2005, p. 44
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2005"The NEO Show: A juried exhibition of Artists of northeast Ohio," by Jane Farver, Louis Grachos, Jeffrey D. Grove, Cleveland Museum of Art, 2005
2004"Area artists' annual show worth trip to Youngstown," The Akron Beacon Journal, Nov. 22, 2004, p. E1.
2004"Heights Arts planning upgrades for Cedar-Fairmount," Hotel Bruce, Vol. 1, Issue 2,

www.hotelbruce.com

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