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School of Art and Design


Carl Billingsley

OFFICE ADDRESS:

School of Art and Design: Sculpture

Jenkins Fine Arts Center 135A

Mail stop no: 502 School of Art

East Carolina University

Greenville, NC 27858

Tel.# (252)328-6270; fax # (252)328-6441

E-Mail: billingsleyc@ecu.edu

billingsleyatelier@gmail.com

http://www.billingsleyatelier.com/

Education:                             1985   MFA         University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Professional Experience:    1992 – Present     Professor of Sculpture/Area Coordinator
                                               School of Art and Design, East Carolina University

                                               1986 – 1992      Asst. Prof. Sculpture / Foundry Director
                                               University of North Carolina -Greensboro
                

Solo Exhibitions :


2009    “Color & Form”  Center for the Arts, Elon University, Elon ,NC

            “Larger Than Life, Brighter Than Light” Wayne Co. Arts Council, Goldsboro, NC

2008    “Bronze Stele”  Center for the Arts, Elon University, Elon ,NC

           “Concept to Creation; An exhibition of drawings, models and maquettes for large –scale
             sculptures”
  UNCW Art Gallery, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, Wilmington, NC

            “Color in the City: An exhibition of large polychromed sculptures”  
             PEDestrian Arts exhibition of sculpture in public spaces – Creative Wilmington,
             Wilmington, NC

2006    “Born in the Fire; Drawings and Sculptures”  Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

2005     “Cast Iron & Steel”  Five Year Achievement Award for Excellence in Research and Creative
              Activity Exhibition, Wellcome Gallery, Jenkins Fine Arts Center,
              East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2003     "The Geometry of Objects"  Gallery 305A, Illinois Central College, E. Peoria, IL

2002     "Cast Iron & Steel - Sculptures"  Durham Art Center, Durham,NC

2001     "Sculptures by Carl Billingsley"  MASS-Greensboro Arboretum,
              Greensboro Artists League, Greensboro,NC

2000     "Something About a Journey"  Elon College, Elon,NC

International Exhibitions:


2008    “Stone-Time“ Pedvale Open Air Museum & Sculpture Park, Sabile, Latvia

2007    “4th International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition” Pirkkala, Finland

            “Iron Tribe-2007” Burris Hall Art Gallery, New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM

2006    “Iron 2006”  Indoor Exhibition, Iron Bridge Gorge Museums, Ironbridge, England

2006     “Tri-State Sculptors Traveling Exhibition” Corban Estates Art Centre,
             Waitakere City, New Zealand

            “Vitrales” Casa De Cultura’Jesus Reyes Heroles”, Mexico City, Mexico

            “Outdoor Exhibition of Contemporary Cast Iron Sculpture” Derby Furnace Lawn,
             Ironbridge Gorge Museums, Ironbridge, England

2005    “3rd International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition” Pirkkala, Finland
   
            “1360 c+ Atklasanu” Latvijas Makslas Akademijas, Riga, Latvia

2004    “Busan Biennial- Sea Art Festival” Busan, South Korea

            “Cuguna Makslas” Laicigas Makslas Galerija, Karosta, Liepaja, Latvia

            “Enlaces Volumetricos”  El Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico City, Mexico

            “Territory” Pedvale Open-Air Museum and Sculpture Park, Sabile, Latvia

            “International Iron Casting Symposium Exhibition” Cloister Museum, Tallinn, Estonia

2003    “1st Guilin Yuzi Paradise International Sculpture Awards”  Guilin, China

            “Toyamura International Sculpture Biennale 2003”  Toya-Mura, Japan

            “XII Simposio Internacional de Escultura en Acero Inoxidable”  Tultepec. Mexico

            “2nd International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition”  Pirkkala, Finland

            “3B Abstract International Competition”  Belgrade, Yugoslavia

2003     “5 Artists”  Casa De Cultura’Jesus Reyes Heroles’ Mexico City, Mexico

             “Exposiciones De XII Simposio”  Ciudad en San Luis Potosi, Mexico

2002     “1st International Sculpture Conference Exhibition”  Griffis Sculpture Park,
             Ashford Hollow. NY

             “Parnu Positive Mark”  Alley of Sculptures, Parnu, Estonia

             “Waterworks: 2002 Summer Exhibition”  Pedvale Open Air Museum and Sculpture Park,
             Sabile, Latvia

2001    “Simposio Internacional De Escultura 2001”  Brusque, Brazil

            “1st International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition”  Pirkkala, Finland

            “Fireland: 2001 Summer Exhibition”  Pedvale Open Air Museum and Sculpture Park,
            Sabile, Latvia

2000     “Pier Walk 2000”  Navy pier, Chicago, IL

             “1st International Stone Carving Symposium’  Jish, Israel

             “Addenda II International Art Symposium Traveling Exhibition”
             Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, Trondheim, Norway

             “1st International Iron Casting Symposium”  Pedvale Open Air Museum and Sculpture Park,
             Sabile, Latvia

             “Pier Walk Maquette Exhibition”  James R. Thompson Center, Chicago, IL

             “International Icarus 2000”  Ghost Fleet Gallery, Nags Head, NC


Selected National Exhibitions :


2009    “Sculpture Salmagundi XIII”,Rocky Mount Arts center, Rocky Mount, NC

            “Cedarhurst Biennial Sculpture Competition & Maquette Exhibition”, Mount Vernon, IL

            “AIPP 08”, Art in Public Places National Exhibition, Bristol, VA

            “ARTSPARK Cast Iron Sculpture Exhibition” Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

            “Art in Public Places Exhibition & Competition”  Knoxville, TN

            “28th Annual National Competitive Exhibition”, Community Council for the Arts, Kinston, NC

            “Inaugural Sculpture Walk Exhibition” Elon University, Elon, NC

           “1st. Annual Lakeland Outdoor Sculpture Invitational” Lakeland, FL

           “5th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition”  New Hope ,PA

           “Sanders Sculpture Garden Biennial” Delta State Univ. Cleveland, MS

2008    “Sculpture Walk 2008”  Columbus, GA

            “Southern Heat” South Gallery, Wilson Center for the Arts, Jacksonville, FL

            “8th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition” Polk Museum of
             Art & City of Lakeland, Lakeland, FL

2007    “2007 Outdoor Sculpture Competition”  Bristol , TN

            “Jackson Union Sculpture Tour”  Jackson, TN

            “4th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition”  New Hope ,PA

           “Sanders Sculpture Garden Biennial” Delta State Univ. Cleveland, MS

           “ARTSPARK Cast Iron Sculpture Exhibition” Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

2006    “7th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition” Polk Museum of Art, City of Lakeland,
            Lakeland, FL

            “Downtown Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition” Olathe, KS

            "4th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition” New Hope, PA

            “1st national juried Sculpture Show” Craven Arts Council, New Bern, NC

            “2006 Outdoor Sculpture Competition” Bristol, TN

            “Jackson Union Sculpture Tour” Jackson, TN

            “Sculpture in ARTSPARK” Indianapolis Art center, Indianapolis, IN

2005    "6th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition” Polk Museum of Art, City of Lakeland,
             Lakeland, FL

            “20th Rosen outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition” Turchin Center for the Visual Arts,
             Boone, NC

            “19th Annual Outdoor Downtown Sculpture Exhibition” Lawrence , KS