CHRISTOPHER WOLSTON
New York, New York
USA +1 401 439 0478
COL +57 320 726 7133
cwolston@gmail.com
@chriswolston
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EDUCATION
2013
University of Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
Fulbright Research Fellow

2009 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Glass

2008 Kokrobitey Institute, Accra, GHANA

2005 The Wheeler School, Providence, Rhode Island

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2015 The American Design Hot List

2014 Fulbright Research Fellow, Colombia
"Methods of Production in Colombian Material Culture"

2013 The Corning Museum of Glass, New Glass Review 34, Jurors' Choice Selection, USA

2012 Creative Glass Center of America Fellow, Millville, New Jersey

2012 Campos de Gutiérrez, Medellin, Colombia
Artist in Residence

2007 Haystack School of Craft, Deer Isle, Maine
"Experimental Work with Hot Glass"

SELECT EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCES

2016 Design Miami, Patrick Parrish Gallery, Miami, Florida

2016 Hand Job Gallery, Bongo Bongo, New York, New York

2016 Collective Design, New York, New York

2016 99¢ Plus, The Lamp Show, New York, New York

2015 City Bird Gallery, Jonald Dudd, New York, New York

2015 OFFSITE, Burning Down the House, New York, New York

2015 Museum of American Glass, Creativity Ascertained, New Jersey, USA

2015 Work Release, Aglow, Norfolk, Virginia

2014 Museo de Antioquia, El Barro Tiene Voz, Medellin, Colombia

2014 Plecto Gallery, ESPACIO, Medellin, Colombia

2014 OFFSITE, Dream Motel, New York, New York

2014 Museum of American Glass, NJ350: Through the Lens of Glass, New Jersey, USA

2014 Paul Bardwell Contemporary Gallery, Mediations I, Medellin, Colombia

2014 Plecto Gallery, Strange Commonplace, Medellin, Colombia

2013 Palacio de la Cultura, Wax, Wane, Medellin, Colombia

2013 43rd (Inter) National Salon of Artists, Bailata Queer, Medellin, Colombia

2013 Chazan Gallery, Hope/Angell, Providence, Rhode Island

2013 Centro Cultural de la Facultad de Artes de la Universidad de Antioquia, You Can Dig a Hole in the Air, Medellin, Colombia

2013 NOHO Next, Hotel Ahn Nam, A Collaboration with Misha Kahn, New York, New York

2013 Plazarte, Launching of Espiga Curatorial Project, Medellin, Colombia

2012 Plazarte, The House is Set in its Own Park, Medellin, Colombia

2011 K-ARTS, Cherry Blossom Live Event by Jocelyne Prince, Seoul, South Korea

2011 The Gowanus Studio Space, Jell-O Mold Competition, Brooklyn, New York

2010 Glass Art Association of Canada (GAAC) Conference, Sonata de Verre, Montreal, Canada

2010 PS122, Vaginal Davis is Speaking From the Diaphragm, New York, NY

2010 Woods Gerry Gallery, RISD Glass Department Triennial, Providence, Rhode Island

2009 Toledo Museum of Art, Cirque de Verre, Toledo, Ohio

2009 Goggle Works Center for the Arts, Cirque de Verre, Reading, Pennsylvania

2009 Corning Museum of Glass, Cabin Fever 2300°, Corning, New York

TEACHING, LECTURES, JURIES

2016 Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Artist - Glass