Carol Gentithes


1993  Alfred University, College of Ceramics, New York, BFA, Ceramics: Cum Laude
1978  Duke University, North Carolina, BA, English Literature


1999-01 Education Grant, Cultural Education Collaborative, Charlotte Schools, NC
2000 Artlink/CEC International Partners, collaboration with the National Estonian Art Academy to construct the first anagama kiln in Estonia
1998 Choice Award in Clay, Piedmont Craftsmen
1995-96 Artist-In-Residence, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
1995 Penland Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts
1994 Images 1994 Show, Merit Award, Penn State University
1989 Haystack Scholarship, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts


2006 Built three chick sculptures for Center City Park, Greensboro, NC
2007 The Natural World, NC State Gallery of Art & Design, Raleigh, NC
2005-2006 Mint Museum Potters Market, Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
2005 Man's Best Friend, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM
2004 The Power of Excellence, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC
2003 Folk Pottery of North Carolina, Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO
After Palissy,
Lacoste Gallery, Concord, MA
2002 Contemporary Teapots, Pinch Gallery, Northampton, MA
Hot /Ice III: Teapots & Pitchers,
Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC
The Hermitage Museum, Norfolk, VA, also 1998 & 2000
2001 NC Clay, Past and Present, NCECA Conference, Charlotte, NC
NCECA 10 Years of Clay,
NCECA Conference, Charlotte, NC
The First Ten Years, Arrowmont's Artist-in-Residence,
Arrowmont School, TN
2000 PolitiClay Exhibition, Odyssey Gallery, Asheville, NC
1999 Southeastern Clay Invitational, Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC
Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC
1998 Up Against the Wall, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC
Uncommon Clay,
Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC
The Penn State Tradition,
Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD
1997 Traditions in Transition, NCECA, Odyssey Gallery, Asheville, NC
1995 Tercera Gallery, Los Gatos, CA


2005-6 Palm Beach Fine Craft Show, West Palm Beach, FL
2003 NC Clay:  Past & Present, traveling exhibition throughout NC
2003 Feats of Clay, Lincoln Arts & Culture Foundation, Lincoln, CA
2002 Handcrafted, Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC
2001 Spotlight 2001, ACCSE, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, TN
2000-5 & 1998 A. Houberbocken Annual Teapot Show, Chiaroscuro Galleries, Chicago
1999 USA Craft Today 99, Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT
1999 Picasso Teapot Show, Parham Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1997 Spotlight '97, ACC & Southeastern Crafts, Hickory Museum of Art,  Hickory, NC
1995 Ceramics USA, Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX
1995 Fletcher Challenge Ceramics Award, Auckland, New Zealand
2006 The Remarkable Potters of Seagrove, by Charlotte Brown, Lark Books
2006 Image Transfer on Clay, by Paul Wandless, Lark Books
2006 Perched at the Park, by Dawn DeCwikiel-Kane, News & Record, NC
2006 Best of NC Artists, Kennedy Promotions
2005 Ceramics Art & Perception, Issue 60, Sydney, Australia
2005 Santa Fe Clay puts on the Dog, by Robert Nott, The New Mexican, NM
2005 Scholastic Art, Vol 35, No. 3, Jefferson, MO
2004 Fertile Soil for Potters, by Jaffe & Muncie, The New York Times
2003 Ceramic Tradition, by Barbara Hertenstein, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, MO
2001 Handbuilt Tableware, by Kathy Triplett, Lark Books
1998 The Ceramic Design Book, edited by Chris Rich, Lark Books
1997 Ceramics Monthly, Vol. 45, No. 7, Westerville, OH
1997 Handbuilt Ceramics, by Kathy Triplett, Lark Books


2002 Ceramic Round Table Discussion, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
2000 Odyssey Center for the Ceramic Arts, Asheville, NC
1995-96 Arrowmont Outreach Programs & Community Classes, Gatlinburg, TN
1995 Artist Lecture Series, Penn State University, State College, PA
1994 Workshop Series for Gifted Children in Rural Regions, State College, PA


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