Carrie A. Scanga

Affiliation: Visual Arts
Chair of Department of Art and Director of Visual Arts Division and Associate Professor of Art

Carrie Scanga is a printmaker and installation artist. She attended Bryn Mawr College as an undergraduate and earned an MFA from University of Washington in Seattle in 2001. Her works on paper, artists books, and installations have been exhibited throughout the world in solo and group exhibitions and received critical recognition in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and Printeresting.org. Some recent notable exhibitions include: the Portland Museum of Art (Portland, ME), the Lawndale Art Center (Houston, TX), PLUG Projects (Kansas City, MO), Islip Art Museum (East Islip, NY), St. Louis Craft Alliance (St. Louis, MO), Tiger Strikes Asteroid (Philadelphia, PA), El Conteiner (Quito, Ecuador), Janet Turner Print Museum (Chico, CA), and the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art (New Paltz, NY).

She has been awarded fellowships from the Pollock Krasner Foundation, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the New York Foundation for the Arts, The MacDowell Colony, and residencies at the Blue Mountain Center, Fundación Valparaíso, Sculpture Space, Artspace, and the Salina Art Center.

Carrie A. Scanga

Education

  • MFA, University of Washington
  • BA, Bryn Mawr College