resume

 Kevin P. Carlin


Education

2003 -    BFA, College for Creative Studies, major in glass art

Workshops

2000 -    University of Hawaii at Manoa, instructor Rick Mills

2001 -    Pilchuck Glass School, "Thirty year Glass review" by John Miller

2002 -    Pilchuck Glass School, "Design Theory"  David Levy, Peter Ivy

Employment

2000 - 2002    Assistant for Glassblower, Geoff Lee, Honolulu, Hawaii

2002 - 2003  Assistant for glassblower, Jeff Mack, Detroit, Michigan

2003 - 2004  Assistant for glass artist, Herb Babcock, Detroit Michigan

2003 - 2006   Assistant for glassblower, Andrew Madvin, Detroit, Michigan

2004 - 2006   silversmith, Barbara Cary Jewelery LLC, Birmingham, Michigan

2006 - present    Motor City Glass Works LLC.  owner

Group Exhibitions 

2000 -    Manoa Gallery, "Big Bubble Bonanza" Honolulu, Hawaii

2001 -    Noel Night, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan

2001 -    Michigan Hot Glass Gallery, "Hot Glass Artists" Detroit, Michigan

2002 -    Janice Epstein Gallery, West Bloomfield, Michigan

2002 -    U245 "CCS Artists" Detroit, Michigan

2003 -    Janice Epstein Gallery, West Bloomfield, Michigan

2003 -    U245 "Glass" Detroit, Michigan

2003 -    College for Creative Studies "CCS Senior Thesis" Detroit, Michigan   

2005 -    Janice Epstein Gallery, West Bloomfield, Michigan

2005 -    Axiom Glass "Transparent Windows" Detroit, Michigan

2010 -    Glass Art Guild of Utah Fine Art Show, Salt Lake City, Utah

Juried Shows

2006 -    American Craft Council, Fine Craft Show, Atlanta, Georgia

2006 -    American Craft Council, Fine Craft Show, Charlotte, North Carolina

2006 -    Orchard Lake Fine Art Fair, Orchard Lake, Michigan

2006 -    American Craft Council, Fine Craft Show, San Francisco, California

2006 -    American Craft Council, Fine Craft Show, Sarasota, Florida

2007 -    Boca Raton Art Fair, Boca Raton, Florida

2007 -    Art Fair Jackson Hole, Jackson Hole, Wyoming

2007 -    Detroit festival of the arts, Detroit, Michigan

2010 -    Park City Art Festival, Park City, Utah

2012 -    Birmingham Art Festival, Birmingham, Michigan

2012 -    Clay Glass and Metal, Royal Oak, Michigan

2012 -    Grand Haven Art Festival, Grand Haven, Michigan

2012 -    Arts, Beats, Eats, Royal Oak, MIchigan

Scholarships

2001 -    University of Hawaii, Pilchuck Scholarship

2001 -    College for Creative Studies student half scholarship

2002 -    College for Creative Studies Pilchuck Scholarship

Awards

2007 -    Arther L. Johnson Excelence Award

2010 -    Best of Show.  Glass art guild of Utah Art Show 

Publications

2003 -    Detroit News, "Ring of Fire" article on Detroit's glass artists

Commissions

2003 -    St. Claire Shores Public Library, five panel stained glass window

2005 -    Salt Lake City, Utah. Garden Sculpture, Private residence

Galleries

-       A Gallery - Salt Lake City, Utah

-       Bluarch Collection, Birmingham, Michigan