CV

drift. Film stills (tryptych installation.) Photos: Rob Page and the artist

CARRIE FERTIG CV

 

Solo Exhibitions

2020 Le Sirenuse, Sound 2020, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

2019 Forgiveness, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Inverness, Scotland

2019 Forgiveness, The Thurso Gallery, Thurso, Scotland

2018-2019 Forgiveness, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, England

2018-2019 Ausklingen (Fade Away), Veste Coburg, Coburg, Germany

2011-2012 Homing, Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, England

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020 Sound 2020 Cawdray Hall, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

2019-2020 Ireland Glass Biennale, Coach House, Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland

2019 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2018 Loud and Clear, The Harley Gallery, Worksop, England

2018 Open: SSA/VAS Together 2018, Craft Scotland Celebrates Glass, invited artist, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland

2017 Lampwork, European Museum for Modern Glass, Rödental, Germany

2017 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2017 Summa, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland

2017 London Design Fair with Craft Scotland, London, England

2016 Transitions Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland

2016 Contemporary Glass Society at Etienne Gallery, Oisterwijk, Netherlands

2016 Connections: 20 Years of North Lands Creative Glass, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

2015 Royal Scottish Academy Open Exhibition, Edinburgh, Scotland

2015 SOFA Chicago with Craft Scotland

2015 Lie of the Land, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland

2015 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2014-2015 North Lands Creative Glass, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, England

2014 Coburg Prize Exhibition, Veste Coburg and European Museum of Modern Glass, Coburg, Germany

2014 FET-ART: ICT & Art Connect so far: elements to orient the future, FOAM, Brussels, Belgium,

with Dave Murray-Rust

2013-2016 Real to Reel: Film as Material in Making, British Crafts Council touring exhibition

2013 New Glass Ancient Skill, Contemporary Artform, Blackwell House, Boweness-on-Windermere, England

2012 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2011 50 Years of British Studio Glass, European Museum for Modern Glass, Rödental, Germany

2011 Trove: 32nd Annual Exhibition of the Scottish Glass Society, Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Perth, Scotland

2011-2012 Breath Taking: Revealing a New Wave in British Glass Blowing, British Crafts Council touring exhibition

2010 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2010 Vitreous North, Timespan, Helmsdale, Scotland

2010 Recollect, Koukan Gallery, London

2009-2010 Migrate: 30th Anniversary of the Scottish Glass Society: England: Broadfield House Museum, Kingswinford; Scotland: Iona Gallery, Kingussie; St. Fergus Gallery, Wick, Inverness Museum & Art Gallery

2009 Recollect, Koukan Gallery, Lotus Foundation, London, England

2009 SOFA, NY, Zest Gallery (London), Park Avenue Armory, NYC, USA

2008 Highland Glass Connections, Curator: Dan Klein, Browns Gallery, Tain, Scotland

2008 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2007 Pilchuck Gallery, Faculty Exhibition, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA. USA

2007 Three Irons and a Glass Rod: Group Exhibition, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland

2006 British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

 

Residencies

2020 Yaddo, Performance Art Residency, Saratoga Springs, New York

2016 Royal Scottish Academy, Residencies for Scotland; Hospitalfield Arts, Arbroath; North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster; Stills, Edinburgh, Scotland

2014 Lyth Art Centre, Caithness, Scotland, Creative Scotland Creative Futures Residency

2014 ICT/ART Connect, sponsored by Black Cube Collective and the European Commission

2014 European Museum of Modern Glass, Rödental, Germany

2014 Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh

2013 Rochester Institute of Technology, School for American Crafts, Rochester, New York

2011 Chichester Cathedral / West Dean College

2009 Artist in Residence in Flameworking, University of Sunderland, England

2009 AA2A Artists Access to Art Colleges Scheme, Glass, Flameworking, University of Sunderland, England

2007 North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland

 

Selected Awards/Competitions

2020 a-n Artist Bursary 2020

2019 Inches Carr Craft Bursary

2018 Powderhall Bronze Foundry Award, Open: Society of Scottish Artists/Visual Arts Scotland. Together 2018

2015 Open Project Funding Grant, Creative Scotland

2015 Royal Scottish Academy, Residencies for Scotland Bursary

2014 Hope Scott Trust

2013 Professional Development Grant, Creative Scotland

2011 Best Creative Campaign of 2011: Art. Glass Wings for Chichester. Crowdfunding website IndieGoGo

2010 Arts Trust Scotland

2010 Glass Manufacturers Educational Trust

2009 Professional Development Grant, Scottish Arts Council

2008 Joint Winner People's Prize, British Glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2008 Makers Award, Hi-Arts, Scottish Arts Council and Highland and Islands Enterprise

2007 Overall Prize, Pearson's Prize, Cardiff, Wales

 

Performance Art:

2018 Letting Go, Opening performance for Forgiveness, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, England

2016 Torcher Chamber Arkestra, mac Birmingham, Birmingham, England, curated by Craftspace

2015 Flameworking interactive performance, Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester Festival, Dorchester-on-Thames, England

2014 Le Sirenuse, Lyth Art Centre, Caithness, Scotland, with Stuart Brown and Alistair MacDonald

2014 Flames and Frequencies: performance for glass percussion and fire, Veste Coburg, Coburg, Germany, with Peter Ferry and Alistair MacDonald.

2014 Flames and Frequencies: performance for glass percussion and fire, European Museum of Modern Glass, Rödental, Germany, with Peter Ferry and Dr. Alistair MacDonald.

2014 Flames and Frequencies: performance for glass percussion and fire, Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Perth Scotland, with Stuart Brown and Rick Bamford

2013 Flames and Frequencies: performance for glass percussion and fire, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY, with Peter Ferry, Adam Maalouf and Dr. Alistair MacDonald, Royal Scottish Conservatoire.

2013 Control, Imagine RIT, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

2012 Conductor, Torcher Chamber Arkestra performance, Torcher Tailor, International Festival of Glass, Stourbridge, England

2011 Flameworking interactive performance, Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, England

2011 Flameworking interactive performance, West Dean College, Chichester, England

2010 Founder and Chief Conductor, Torcher Chamber Arkestra, Collaborative flamework performance company, 1st performance, International Festival of Glass, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2010 Flameworking interactive performance, “Through a Glass Darkly”, Timespan, Helmsdale, Scotland

Broadcast

2020 Contemporary Glass Society, Glass as Metaphor: Life and Death in Fragile Materials, October 28th, 2020

2020 Sound 2020 Festival, Le Sirenuse October 22nd, 2020

2020 BBC Radio 4 Living National Treasures September 27th, 2020

2020 Visual Art Scotland Friday Forum 8 June 26th, 2020

2020 BBC Radio 4 Living National Treasures March 12th, 2020

2020 Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass, Healing Art, Carrie Fertig February 27th, 2020

 

Professional Experience:

2019 Workshop Leader Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Inverness, Scotland

2019 Workshop Leader with Community Design House, North Lands Creative, Lybster, Caithness, Scotland

2018 Workshop Leader with FODI, (Friends of the Drop-In Centre, asylum seekers, Sunderland, England)

2017 Workshop Leader with the Essence Centre (the elderly with dementia and their carers), FODI, (Friends of the Drop-In Centre, asylum seekers), and Forward Assist, veterans, all Sunderland, England through National Glass Centre.

2017 Custom glass musical instruments for Sonic Bothy, Glasgow, Scotland

2015 Workshop Leader Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-On-Thames, England

2013 Custom glass musical instruments for Dangerous Signs, American Sign Language poetry and performance company, National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2011 Workshop Leader Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, England

2011 Workshop Leader West Dean College, West Dean, England

2011 Co-Curator, Trove: 32nd Anniversary Exhibition, Scottish Glass Society, Perth Museum and Art Gallery

2009 Co-Curator, Migrate: 30th Anniversary Exhibition of the Scottish Glass Society, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Inverness, Scotland

2008 Conference Coordinator, “Sources of Inspiration”, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland

2008 Masterclass Coordinator, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland

2007 to January 2008 Outreach Assistant to Denis Mann Golspie Drop-In Centre, Schizophrenia Scotland, helping with the design and production of community glass art, working with participants with varying sorts of mental illnesses. Golspie, Scotland, and North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland.

2007 - 2008 Outreach in flameworking and casting North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Caithness, Scotland

1997 Bronze Plaques, TWA Flight 800 Memorial, The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, NYC.

1995-1997 Stonecarver, Portal of Paradise, The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, NYC.

Helped carve the main doorway of the largest Gothic cathedral in the world

 

Teaching

2017 Bild-Werk Frauenau, Germany

2016 Bild-Werk Frauenau, Germany

2016, 2013, 2012 Flameworking Techniques Class, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Caithness, Scotland

2014 Artist in Residence, Edinburgh College of Art

2013 Artist in Residence, School for American Craft, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

2013 Conceptual Flameworking, School for American Craft, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

2011 Visiting Artist, Edinburgh College of Art

2011 Private Tutor to Jessica Ramm, RSA Residencies for Scotland recipient, North Lands Creative Glass

2011 Visiting Artist, West Dean College

2010 Masterclass, Borosilicate Flameworking, Plowden & Thompson, Stourbridge, England

2009 Artist in Residence in Flameworking, University of Sunderland, Glass and Ceramics, England

2009 Visiting Lecturer in Flameworking, University of Sunderland, England

2007 Teaching Assistant to Jill Reynolds, Conceptual Flameworking, Pilchuck Glass School, Washington

 

Collections

European Museum of Modern Glass, Rödental, Germany

Broadfield House Glass Museum, Kingswinford, England

North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland

Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Scotland

The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, Scotland

 

Publications

2020 New Glass Review 41, Corning Museum of Art

2019 The European Museum of Modern Glass

2019, 2017, 2015, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006 British Glass Biennale

2019 Neues Glass. February. Carrie Fertig: New Perspectives, author: Dr. Sven Hauschke, Director Veste Coburg and European Museum of Modern Glass

2018 New Glass Review 39: Important Recent Acquisitions

2018 The European Museum of Modern Glass

2014 New Glass Review, 35, Corning Museum of Glass

2014 Coburg Prize for Contemporary Glass 2014

2014 Art Out of the Flame - Contemporary Lampwork in Europe

2012 Glass, Urban Glass Art Quarterly, Autumn 2012

2012 New Glass Review 33, Corning Museum of Glass

2012 Glass, Urban Glass Art Quarterly, Winter 2012

 

Lectures/Presentations

2019 North Lands Creative, Lybster Caithness

2019 International Festival of Glass, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2018 Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland

2017 Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland

2015 Craft Net, sponsored by the Craft Council, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, England

2014 European Commission, Silicasonisphere, FET-ART: ICT & Art Connect so far: elements to orient the future, Brussels, Belgium, collaboration with Dave Murray-Rust

2014 IndieGoGo Go Crowdfund Britain, TechCube, Edinburgh, Scotland

2014 Design Informatics, Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh

2013 Glass Department, Rochester Institute of Technology, Crowdfunding

2013 Salem Community College, USA

2012 International Festival of Glass, Stourbridge, England, Crowdfunding

2012 International Symposium in Architectural Glass, 2012, National Glass Centre, University of Sunderland, England, organised by the Institute for International Research in Glass

2011 Callendar House, Falkirk, Scotland

2011 West Dean College, Chichester, England

2011 Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Perth, Scotland

2010 International Festival of Glass, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, England

2010 Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Perth, Scotland

2009 Art Conceptions in Current Flameworking, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, England, organized by the Institute for International Research in Glass and the British Crafts Council

2009 University of Sunderland glass department, Sunderland, England

2007 Milngavie United Free Church, Milngavie, Scotland.

2007 Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington, USA

 

Education

2003-2007 Edinburgh College of Art, Successfully completed studies for BA Glass, awaiting graduation

 

Affiliations

2011 - 2012 Chair Scottish Glass Society

2009 - 2010 Exhibitions Officer Scottish Glass Society

2008-2009 Board Member, Caithness Arts

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