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2019 Walentas Endowed Fellowship Artist

Caroline Woolard is currently the inaugural Fellow at Moore College of Art and Design, where she is making objects that might interrupt the unavoidable antagonisms of working together. Woolard is an Assistant Professor of Sculpture at the University of Hartford and a Mentor in MFA Fine Arts at the School of Visual Arts. She speaks internationally about art, design, technology, and economic justice. Recent project premieres include Carried on Both Sides at Lesley Heller (November 2, 2017), LMAK (January 19, 2018), and Listen at Wave Pool and the Contemporary Art Center in Cincinnati (March 11, 2018). 

Recent commissions include The Meeting, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA (2019); WOUND, Cooper Union, New York, NY (2016); and Capitoline Wolves, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (2016), and Exchange Café, MoMA, New York, NY (2014). Her multi-year, collaborative systems include OurGoods.org (since 2008); TradeSchool.coop (since 2009); BFAMFAPhD.com (since 2014); NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative (since 2015). Recent critical writing about her work has appeared in Artforum, Art in America, and in the New York Times

Caroline Woolard’s work has been supported by residencies at LMCC (2017); NewInc (2016); Pilchuck (2015); MoMA (2014); Queens Museum (2014); and Watermill (2011) and through fellowships at Eyebeam (2013); and the MacDowell Colony (2009). Woolard's work has been the subject of two documentaries on PBS for Art21.