Résumé

Exhibitions
2014 Quilt National ’13 – On Tour
San Jose Museum of Quilts
San Jose, California
2013 Quilt National ’13
Dairy Barn Arts Center
Athens, Ohio
Quilt National ’13 – On Tour
St. Louis University Museum of Art
St. Louis, Missouri
2012 Quilt Invitational
Chandler Center for the Arts, Vision Gallery
Chandler, Arizona
Quilts=Art=Quilts
First Prize Award
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York
Jonathan Holstein, Jan Myers Newbury, Leslie Joan Riley, Jurors
Six Contemporary Quilt Artists; Invitational Quilt Show
Earlville Opera House Gallery
Earlville, New York
Celebrating Our Past: QSDS
Ross Art Museum
Delaware, Ohio
Tammy Wallace, Tracy Rieger, Curators
The Artist As Quiltmaker XV
Firelands Association for Visual Arts
Oberlin, Ohio
Jean Druesedow, Juror
Art Quilts Elements 2012
Wayne Art Center
Wayne, Pennsylvania
David McFadden, Sandra Sider, Elizabeth Barton, Jurors
2011 Quilts=Art=Quilts
Award for Surface Design
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York
Terry Jarrad-Diamond, Elin Noble, Cynthia Schira, Jurors
Tutors' Exhibition: Remarkable Symposium 2011
Queenstown, New Zealand
Solo Exhibition: Surface Tension
Latimer Quilt & Textile Center
Tillamook, Oregon
Happiness: Quilted Expressions
Riffe Gallery
Columbus, Ohio
2010 Conversations in Fabric
Fisher Gallery, Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio
The Quilted Surface VI
Ross Art Museum, Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio
2009 Solo Exhibition: Among Other Things; Works by Cynthia Corbin
Penn Cove Pottery Gallery, Coupeville, Washington
Solo Exhibition: Small Conversations; Small Works by Cynthia Corbin
Canon Beach Historical Museum, Canon Beach, Oregon
The Quilted Surface V
Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio
Conversations in Fabric
Fisher Gallery, Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio
Quilt=Art=Quilts
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York
Jurors: Rosalie Dace, Kerr Grabowski, Margo Mensing
2008 Craft Forms 2008
Wayne Art Center, Wayne, Pennsylvania
Michael Monroe, Juror
29th Annual Contemporary Craft Exhibition
January 25 – March 9, 2008
Mesa Contemporary Art Center, Mesa, Arizona
Michael Monroe, Juror
Speaking in Cloth: 6 Quilters, 6 Voices
Traveling Exhibition
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden, Colorado
2007 Quilts=Art=Quilts
November 4, 2007 – January 6, 2008
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York
Liz Axford, Nancy Halpern, Jonathan Holstein, Jurors
Solo Exhibition: This & That
Penn Cove Pottery Gallery
Coupeville, Washington
Speaking in Cloth: 6 Quilters, 6 Voices
Traveling Exhibition
Wellington, Auckland, and Christchurch, New Zealand
Fiberart International 2007
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dorothy Caldwell, Naomi Kobayashi, Lois Moran, Jurors
2006 Speaking in Cloth: 6 Quilters, 6 Voices
Coos Art Museum
Coos Bay, Oregon
Craft Forms 2006 and Invitation Exhibition
Wayne Art Center
Wayne, Pennsylvania
Explorations II, Invitational
Ohio Craft Museum
Columbus, Ohio
Quilting By The Lake, Faculty Show 2006
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center
Auburn, New York
2005 Solo exhibition: The Crowd: Figure and Field
Helen S. Smith Gallery
Green River Community College, Auburn, Washington
Patrick Navin, Director
2004 Artist of the Month: June
Woodinville City Hall, Woodinville, Washington
Don Brocha, Mayor
Textielkunst und Quilts; Quiltfestival Easter 2004, Hoeri Am Bodensee, Germany
Invitational
Nancy Crow, Curator
2003 Seams Likely: Exhibition of Contemporary Fiber; Art Works Gallery, Newark, Ohio
Michelle Stitzlein, Curator
2002 Craft USA 2002; Silvermine Gallery Arts Center, New Canaan, Connecticut
Holly Hotchner, Juror
2001 Craft Forms 2001; Wayne Art Center, Wayne, Pennsylvania
Michael Monroe, Juror
Juror's Award;
Best of Show: Turning Point Gallery Award
Living Tradition: Contemporary American Quilts, Nederlands Textielmuseum, Tilburg, Nederlands
Invitational
Hilary Fletcher, Guest Curator
2000 A Show Of Contemporary Quilts; Everett Center for the Arts, Everett, Washington
Invitational
Terri Shinn, Curator
Autumn Art Show; Everett Public Library, Everett, Washington
Visual Rhythms; Thirteen Moons Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Invitational
Nancy Crow, Curator
1999 Fifth Northwest Invitational Contemporary Quilt Show, American Art Company, Tacoma, Washington
Rick Gottas, Owner, Curator.
Pushing The Surface: A Contemporary Quilt Show, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, Coshocton, Ohio
Invitational
Linda Fowler, Curator
Seeing Yellow; New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, Massachusetts
Invitational
Rhoda Cohen, Guest Curator
1998 Surface: New Form/New Function; Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Martha Stamm Connell, Juror
Muse Of The Millennium: Emerging Trends in Fiber Art, Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, Washington
Lloyd F. Herman, Judge
Award: Best Use of Color
1997 Mixed Media-1997: International Competition, Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Natalie Charkow, Juror
USA Craft Today; National Craft Biennial, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Haven, Connecticut
Ken Botnick, Juror
Hoyt National Art Show, Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts; New Castle, Pennsylvania
Meadow, Juror
Merit Award for 2D and Mixed Media
Fiberart International ‘97; Pittsburgh Center for the Arts; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Patricia Malarcher, Jan Myers-Newbury, Lotus Stack, Jurors
Hanging By A Thread; Northern Arizona University; Flagstaff, Arizona
Dr. Joel Eide, Juror
Quilt National ‘97; Dairy Barn Arts Center; Athens, Ohio
Nancy Halpern, Jason Pollen, Joan Schulze, Jurors
Quilt National ‘97; Touring Collection
St. Louis, Missouri
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
American Museum of Quilts & Textiles, San Jose, California
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, Wisconsin
Riffe Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
Colby College Museum, Waterville, Maine.
1996 Craft Forms ‘96; Wayne Art Center; Wayne, Pennsylvania
Lisbeth Stewart, Sharon Church, Jurors
Visions V: QUILTART; Quilt San Diego; San Diego, California
Penny McMorris, David Walker, Will Chandler, Jurors
Artist As Quiltmaker; Firelands Association for the Visual Arts; Oberlin, Ohio
Jan Myers-Newbury, Juror
Fantastic Fibers Invitational Fiber Exhibit; Yeiser Art Center; Paducah, Kentucky
Great Pacific Northwest Quilt Show; Association of Pacific Northwest Quilters; Seattle, Washington
Marty Bowne, Ree Nancarrow, Karen Perrine, Nancy Cameron Armstrong, Laura Heine, and Judy Villett, Jurors
Spur Of The Moment; Mesolini & Amici Gallery; Seattle, Washington
The Contemporary Quilt; Port Angeles Fine Arts Center; Port Angeles,Washington
1995 Studio Art Quilt Assoc/Northwest Show; Maude Kerns Art Center; Eugene,Oregon
Nonstop Northwest; American Quilt Museum; San Jose, California
Therese May, Kathleen Sharp, Robin Treen, Jurors
Invitational ‘95; Quilt/Surface Design Symposium; Columbus Cultural Arts Center; Columbus, Ohio
Invitational
Nancy Crow, Curator
1994 Visions 1994; Museum of San Diego History, Balboa Park; San Diego, California
Michael James, Juror
Visions 1994 Traveling Exhibition; International Quilt Market and Festival
Houston, Texas
Arkansas Art Center; Little Rock, Arkansas
Rahr-West Art Museum; Manitowoc, Wisconsin
1993 Contemporary California Quilters Exhibit; Leone.Nii Gallery, Mountain View, California
Fiberart International ‘93; Pittsburgh Center for the Arts; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Nancy Crow, Gerhardt Knodel, Linda Metropulos, Jurors
1992 Chaminade Artist Series XII; Chaminade Conference Center; Santa Cruz, California
Off The Wall: Functional Fine Art; Santa Cruz Art League; Santa Cruz, California
Pacific International Quilt Festival; Hyatt Regency, San Francisco Airport, California
1992 Fiber Arts Competition and Exhibition; Creative Arts Guild; Dalton, Georgia
Mimi Holmes, Juror
1991 Clay and Fiber Show, Santa Cruz Art League; Santa Cruz, California
 
Awards
2012 First Prize Award: Quilts=Art=Quilts; Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York
2011 Surface Design Award: Quilts=Art=Quilts; Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York
2001 Juror’s Award: Michael Monroe, Juror. CraftForms 2001, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, Pennsylvania
Best of Show: Turning Point Gallery Award, CraftForms 2001, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, Pennsylvania
1998 Best Use of Color: Muse Of The Millennium; Lloyd F. Herman, Judge;
Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, Washington
1991 2nd Place/Fiber; Clay and Fiber Show, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, California
1988 1st Place, 1st Place, 2nd Place for Quilts; Santa Cruz County Fair, Watsonville, California
1987 1st Place, 1st Place, 2nd Place for Quilts; Santa Cruz County Fair, Watsonville, California
1st Place, 2nd Place Quilts; Ben Lomond Centennial Needlework Show; Ben Lomond, California
 
Books / Magazines / Films (in which my work has appeared)
2011 Instinctive Quilt Art, Bethan Ash, Author.
Publisher: Anova Books Company Ltd., Batsford, London
2010 Quilt selected for set décor in feature film Black Swan.
Director: Darren Aronofsky
Distributor: Fox Searchlight Films
Small Conversations: A Series of Small Works in Fabric
Exhibition Catalog by Cynthia Corbin
Self-published; available from Blurb.com
The Art Quilt Collection: Designs and Inspirations from Around the World
Sixth & Spring Books
Penn Publishing Ltd.
2008 Patchwork, Association Española; Issue #42.
Back cover: Patchwork Contemporaneo
Publisher: Rosario Casanovas
2006 Speaking in Cloth: 6 Quilters, 6 Voices: Exhibition Catalog.
Ann Johnston, Publisher
Coos Art Museum, with support from the Oregon Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts.
“Order out of Chaos: The Value in Your Stash,” by Cynthia Corbin
American Quilter, Winter 2006; American Quilters Society
2000 Beautiful Things: Original Art from the Artists of Guild.com; GUILD Publishing
Art/Quilt Magazine Issue #12 2000; Lynn Lewis Young; Ed/Pub.
1997 Fine Art Quilts; Contemporary QuiltArt Association; Fiber Studio Press
Contemporary Quilts; Quilt National, 1997; Lark Books
Quilter’s Newsletter Magazine July-August Issue, 1997
Art/Quilt Magazine Issue #7 1996-97; Lynn Lewis Young, Ed/Pub.
1996 Visions: QuiltArt; Catalogue for Quilt San Diego; C&T Publishing
Cover Illustration; In The Grip; Naomi L. Quenk, Author; Consulting Psychologists Press
Art/Quilt Magazine Issue #5 Winter 1996; Lynn Lewis Young, Ed/Pub.
“Amish Quilts” notecards; Fox Hill Workshop, Div. of C&T Publishing
An Amish Adventure, 2nd Ed., Roberta Horton, Author. C&T Publishing
1995 The Fabric Makes The Quilt, Roberta Horton, Author. C&T Publishing
Surface Design Journal Winter Issue, Patricia Malarcher, Editor
1994 Visions : Quilts, Layers of Excellence, Catalogue for Quilt San Diego
Quilts Japan, Issue 1, 1994; Article by Roberta Horton
 
Vitæ
Born:
1947, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Education:
1964-1967 San Jose State University: Literature/Languages
1981-1982 University of California at Santa Cruz: Languages/Creative Writing