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Carrie Scanga
updated: 07/18/2013
website: www.carriescanga.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
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Echolocation
Breathe: The Emergent Colony
Breathe: The Emergent Colony
Camp
Vertigo
View From High Places
existing in possibility
stairs to carry you from there to there again
stairs to carry you from there to there again
Concession Stand
a light tent
fast food drive-in
Plumbum
Plumbum
 
 
Portfolio Keywords:  abstract, craft, architecture, landscape, memory, repetition, collage, geometric, urban, site-specific
 
 
Echolocation by Carrie Scanga
Echolocation
monotype on gampi paper and bronze
2013
15'" x  7'"  x 5.5'" 
Breathe: The Emergent Colony by Carrie Scanga
Breathe: The Emergent Colony
tracing paper, paint, intaglio printing
2012
Dimensions variable
Breathe: The Emergent Colony by Carrie Scanga
Breathe: The Emergent Colony
tracing paper, paint, intaglio printing
2012
Dimensions variable
Camp by Carrie Scanga
Camp
charcoal, etching, collage
2004
26" x  40" 
Vertigo by Carrie Scanga
Vertigo
charcoal, etching
2004
26" x  40" 
View From High Places by Carrie Scanga
View From High Places
charcoal, chalk, etching on blue paper
2004
33" x  40" 
existing in possibility by Carrie Scanga
existing in possibility
paper, paint, monofilament
2004
192" x  144"  x 144" 
stairs to carry you from there to there again by Carrie Scanga
stairs to carry you from there to there again
tracing paper, glue, monofilament
2003
Dimensions variable
stairs to carry you from there to there again by Carrie Scanga
stairs to carry you from there to there again
paper, glue, monofilament
2003
Dimensions variable
Concession Stand by Carrie Scanga
Concession Stand
tracing paper, paint, glue
2003
120" x  84"  x 60" 
a light tent by Carrie Scanga
a light tent
etching
2004
6" x  6" 
fast food drive-in by Carrie Scanga
fast food drive-in
etching
2004
6" x  6" 
Plumbum by Carrie Scanga
Plumbum
tracing paper, thread
2008
10" x  20"  x 6" 
Plumbum by Carrie Scanga
Plumbum
tracing paper, thread
2008
10" x  20"  x 6" 

Artist Statement
Buildings and cultural myths both are terrains that become saturated with people’s stories through use and circulation. Since 2001, my work has been about the construction of personal memory, concentrating on how emotion is embedded in a particular place.

Artist Bio / CV
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 2007 New Prints 2007/Winter, International Print Center New York, NY 2006 Pastland, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA (solo) 2005 Fantastic Girlhood, Artspace, Raleigh, NC (solo) 2005 Relaciones Espaciales, El Conteiner, Quito, Ecuador (two person show) 2003 Projects ’03: Stairs To Carry You From There To There Again, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, NY HONORS AND AWARDS 2006 Second-year Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown Winter Fellowship 2006 Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant 2005 Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown Winter Fellowship 2004 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship 2004 Sculpture Space Funded Residency, Utica, NY 2003 The MacDowell Colony Fellowship EDUCATION 2001 University of Washington, Seattle, WA MFA in Printmaking 1999 Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude