EDUCATION

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Master of Fine Arts, 2017

Certificate in the College Teaching of Art, 2017

Master of Arts in Teaching, 2006

American University, Corciano (Perugia), Italy

Arts In Italy Program, graduate-level courses in painting and art history, 1999

 

University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art.  Cum Laude, 1997

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS & ART FAIRS

Upcoming: Trawick Contemporary Art Award Finalists Exhibition, Gallery B, Bethesda, MD, 2022

 

Baltimore Fine Art Print Fair, Baltimore Innovation Center, Catalyst Contemporary, Baltimore, MD, 2022

 

"Dear Diary," three-person exhibition, Catalyst Contemporary, Baltimore, MD, 2022

 

"2021 National Juried Exhibition," The Delaplaine Arts Center, Frederick, MD 2021

 

"Blue," O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley, CA, (online exhibition,) 2021

"ICA Baltimore Flat Files Exhibition," Institute of Contemporary Art, Baltimore, MD 2021

 

"ReNew," Sulfur Studios, Savannah, GA 2021

 

"Online Juried Exhibition in Social_______Distance," New American Paintings, Instagram, 2020

   

"Left Space," 1100 Wicomico, Baltimore, MD 2019

   

"Della Pieve," Villa Pieve, Corciano, Italy, 2019

  

"Faculty Exhibition," Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2018

 

"Repurposed with Purpose: Meaning in the Materials of Making," Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD, 2018

 

"New Dimensions," The Mitchell Gallery, St. John's College, Annapolis, MD 2018

 

“New Work: Faculty Exhibition,” CADE gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD 2017 

"Annual Marquee Ball Exhibition," Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD, 2016

“MFA First Year Show,” Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2015

Juried by Ingrid Schaffner, Chief Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia

"MFAST 2nd and 3rd Year Exhibition," Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2015

"Lotta Art Invitational Exhibition," School 33, Baltimore, MD 2015

 

“Winter,” Galerie Francoise, Baltimore, MD, 2014

 

Art Faculty Exhibition, Baltimore County Board of Education, Greenwood Mansion, Baltimore, MD, 2013

 

“MAT Thesis Exhibition,” Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2006

 

“The Big Show,” Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD 2004

 

“Open Studio Exhibition,” School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD, 2002

 

 “AU Faculty and Student Show,” Palazzo Comunale di Corciano, Corciano (Perugia), Italy, 1999

“On the Map,” Art Gallery, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 1997

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

"Water's Edge," Waddell Art Gallery, Northern Virginia Community College (Loudoun,) Sterling VA, 2022

"Room," Decker Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 2017

“Things Left Unsaid,” Creative Alliance, Rothschild Gallery, Baltimore, MD, 2014

“The Nature of Things,” Towson Unitarian Universalist Church, Lutherville, MD, 2012

 “Atmospheric Abstractions,” Creative Alliance, Rothschild Gallery, Baltimore, MD, 2008

“A Sense of Place,” Sheppard Art Gallery (now The Still Life Gallery,) Ellicott City, MD, 2005

 

HONORS

Finalist, The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards, 2022

 

Outstanding Achievement in Leadership, Maryland Institute College of Art, 2016

 

Patricia Lion Krongard Award for Excellence in Art Education, MICA, 2006

 

Honorary Speaker, University of Maryland Studio Art Commencement, 1997

 

National Art Recognition and Talent Search (Young Arts,) Honorable Mention, 1993

RESIDENCIES

Upcoming: Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Fall 2022

 

ACI Residency, Corciano, Italy, Summer 2019

 

Windy Mowing Residency, Halifax, Vermont, Summer 2018

 

REVIEWS

 

Kate Noonan, “Caryn Martin: Atmospheric Abstractions,” Baltimore City Paper, 2008

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Baltimore County Department of Aging: Bykota Senior Center, Towson, MD

      

Instructor, 2020-2021

Exploring Color

   

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

      

Adjunct Professor, 2017-2020

Cross-departmental: Undergraduate Independent Studio (juniors and seniors)

Photography: Digital Photography I

First Year Experience: Color/Design/Pattern, Color/Design/Process

First Year Experience: Systems/Time: Haptics and Optics

Thesis Mentor, Master of Arts in Teaching program, 2018, 2019

 

Guest juror, fall 2013

Juror for the Master of Arts in Teaching undergraduate show

 

Presenter, Master of Arts in Teaching program, 2010, 2011

Towson University, Towson, MD

   

Adjunct Professor, Digital Photography I, 2019

Anne Arundel Community College, Severna Park, MD

  

Adjunct Professor, Digital Photography I, Color Theory, 2D Design, Drawing I, 2017-2018

  

Baltimore County Public Schools, Towson High School, Towson, MD

  

Secondary Art Educator, 2006-2014

Created & implemented a Fine Arts curriculum with a focus on sequential skill building, personal 

voice, art history exemplars, material exploration, and conceptual development

      

The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

  

Marketing & Communications Coordinator, 2000-2004

Coordinated the development of marketing materials for family programs and exhibitions, worked

with designers to create exhibition and institutional signage

 

PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS

 

Co-presenter, “Expect the Unexpected: One Time Only Art Activities,” Maryland Art Education

Association Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2013

 

Presenter, “Researching Relevancy,” National Art Education Association Conference, NY, New York, 2012

   

Co-presenter, “Accelerating the High School Sequence,” Baltimore County Public Schools 

Professional Development workshops, Towson, MD, 2008

   

Co-presenter, “Toward a Holistic Paradigm,” National Art Education Association Conference,

NY, New York, 2007

 

AFFILIATIONS

Member, Creative Alliance, Baltimore

Member, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore

Member, The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

Member, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Member, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Caryn Martin is represented by Catalyst Contemporary. Inquiries: www.catalystcontemporary.com