Clare Stokolosa

516-532-4624

clarestokolosa.com

cstokolosa@gmail.com

Studio:

Studio 34 LIC, 34-01 38th Avenue, Suite 434, LIC NY 11101

Professional summary: Accomplished fine artist working in a variety of 2D media, including watercolor, oils, acrylic and collage with solo shows in non-profit galleries in New York City and the tri-state area as well as internationally.

Solo Shows:


“Passegiando in Cortona”, Oct 2018, Saletta Teatro Signorelli, Cortona,Italy

“NYC Faces” Oct 2017

Boricua College Gallery, New York, NY

“Della Piazza” Oct 2016

Patchogue Arts Council Satellite Gallery

Roast Coffee & Tea Trading Company, Patchogue, NY

“Elements in Nature” March 2016

Boricua College Gallery, New York, NY

“La Donna” April 2015

Boricua College Gallery, New York, NY

 

Les Petits Plaisirs Feb 2014

JCC on The Palisade, Tenafly, NJ

“Acquerelli e Veri Dedicati ai Paesaggi Italiani”

Translation “ (Watercolors dedicated to Italian Landscapes) Feb 2013

Rome, Italy

Biblioteca Rispoli, Rome, Italy

“Visions” Feb 2011
Austin Ale House, Kew Gardens, NY

“One Woman Showcase” Sept 1987

LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

Open Studio with LIC Arts Open Spring and Fall 2017

Group Exhibitions:
I have often shown with the non-profit galleries NYCATA/UFT, New York City Art Teachers Association; WSAC West Side Arts Coalition, and the Plaxall Gallery and The Factory Gallery in LIC.

 

Dec 2018, Waterside Gallery, NYC, NY

“Fall LIC Open Studio Show” 2018, The Factory, LIC, NY

“Out and About” May 2017 and April 2018

Mandolino’s Restaurant Gallery

West Side Arts Coalition Shows 2013 – 2019

Arts Horizons Leroy Neiman Art Center NYCATA/UFT Group Show Nov 2011, 2009

Brecht Forum Gallery, NYCATA/UFT Group Show, New York, NY June 2012

“Multiple Visions” Feb 2011

Queens Museum of Art Demonstrating the Multiplicity of Relationships Between Queens Art Teachers and Students

Salmagundi Invitational Show New York, NY June 2006

 

Lecturer

Guest Speaker, Italian American Women’s Center, Inc., Saturday, November 2018, Women’s Club of Great Neck, NY

2017 Guest Lecturer on Plain Air Painting

St. Joseph’s College, NY and Boricua College 2016 Sessional Art History Instructor

Gallery Representation in Italy

Galleria Nazionale 2010 – Present

Cortona, Italy
Director Gian Maria Consignani

 

 

Bibliography

 

LIC Artist Memory Project Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XsqQnDihS0

 

Bayside Times, Bayside artist’s work to be showcased in Italy, page 14,

Sept.28-Oct 4, 2018

https://qns.com/story/2018/09/30/bayside-artists-work-to-be-showcased-in-italy/

Patchogue Arts Act 16, 2016 by PAC

https://patchoguearts.org/clare-stokolosa/

AIR Grant Byrdcliffe Residency June 2013

A.i.R. Byrdcliffe Interview  https://airbyrdcliffe.wordpress.com/2013/07/28/a-i-r-reflections-clare-stokolosa/

Rome website article Feb 2013

http://www.comune.roma.it/wps/portal/pcr?contentId=NEW424532&jp_pagecode=newsview.wp&ahew=contentId:jp_pagecode

November  2013

Re:NYCATA/UFT Art Teacher of the Year Art Award

http://www.queenstimes.com/PDF/QT-46-13.pdf

March 6, 2014

Re:  Visions solo show

http://www.queenstimes.com/PDF/QT-10-14.pdf

NYCATA Brecht Forum Gallery/West Beth  June 2012

http://www.uft.org/around-uft/nycata-exhibit-and-awards

Grant

 

Byrdcliff A.I.R. Pollack –Krasner Foundation Artist Relief Grant for Artists Affected by Hurricane Sandy June 2013.

https://airbyrdcliffe.wordpress.com/2013/07/28/a-i-r-reflections-clare-stokolosa/

 

Collections

Boricua College

New York, NY

Bayside Historical Society

Queens Community District 11,N.Y.C.

Private collections in the Italy, France and USA

Experience as a Curator

January 2010

WSAC: A fine art Exhibit  – Fresh Visions

Theater for the New City 2014

Clare Stokolosa, co-curator

Cork Gallery Exhibit Coordinator and Curator

Broome Street Gallery 2005-2010 UFT/NYCATA Exhibits coordinator

 

 

Education

MS in Art Education Queens College
BFA Hunter College

Art & Design High School

Educator:

Visual Arts Facilitator for Professional Development for NYC Department of education 2016 to present 2018

NYC Department of Education Visual Arts Mentor for “Arts Matter”, a three year program to help sustain arts in the NYC Department of Education Schools 2016- 2018

Art Grant Evaluator NYC Department of Education 2016-present