CAROL BOLT, MFA

EDUCATION
University of Washington: MFA, Seattle, WA. 1994
University of Delaware: BFA, Newark, DE. 1986

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Artist/Author: “Love's Book of Answers," Stewart,Tabori & Chang NY, NY. 2002
Artist/Author: “The Book of Answers," nine int'l publishing houses. 2000-present
Artist/Author: “The Book of Answers”, “The Literary Book of Answers” & “The
Movie Book of Answers.” Hyperion, NY, NY. 1999-2001
Director of Education: Bellevue Art and Frame. Bellevue, WA. 1995-97
Installation Assistant: Bellevue Art Museum & Center on Contemporary Art.
Seattle, WA. 1993-95 & 1997
Studio Assistant: studios of several professional artists, Seattle, WA. 1993-95
Art Program Assistant: UW Medical Center, Seattle, WA. 1992-93
Director of Exhibits/Visitor Services: Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia,
PA. 1988-91

SELECTED EXHIBITS
Tacoma Arts Commission, Tacoma: "An Autobiography of a Line," Sept 2002
Pound Gallery, Seattle: "Eight Is Great" drawings, July 2002, 2003
King County Arts Commission, Seattle: "MORE," February 2001
Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Sun Valley, ID. October 2000
Prichard Gallery, University of Idaho at Moscow. April 2000
Seattle Art Museum Sales & Rental Gallery, Seattle: Installations:
"Summertime PopUp," July 2001; "Willing," January 2000
Horsehead Sculpture Project, Seattle: "No Appointment Necessary," 1998;
"Vend-A-Henge," 1999
Bumbershoot Arts Festival, Seattle. Literary and visual art venues, 1998
Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle. "Shake Rattle and Roll," 1998
Meyerson & Nowinski, Seattle: "Drawings Invitational," 1997
Post Gallery, Los Angeles: "See-Thru," 1997
SOIL, Seattle: "Dehesive 2," 1997
Northwest Book Fair Exhibit, Seattle. 1997, 1998
Seattle Public Library, Seattle: "Paint the Town Read," 1996
Seattle Pacific University, Seattle: "Moving Marks," 1996
Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue: "Northwest Annual," 1995, 1996
Henry Art Museum, Seattle: "Accumulations," May 1994
Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington: "Biennial," 1989
Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington: "3 Perspectives," 1987
Gallery 20, Newark, DE: "Recent Work," 1986

VOLUNTEER, DONATIONS, AFFILIATIONS past & present
Henry Art Museum: auction donor, Bash coordination volunteer, member
Washington Lawyers for the Arts: board member
Dehesive Collaborative Artmaking Team
SOIL Artists Cooperative: founding member, donor
Artist Trust: auction donor, member
Pratt Fine Arts Center: auction donor, member

AWARDS
The Hague: The Book of Answers #19 bestselling book in the Netherlands
Artist Trust GAP Grant
Seattle Art Museum Open Studio Project Grant
Bellevue Art Museum Northwest Annual Award for collaborative installation
Cornish School for the Arts Guest Speaker
University of Washington Gonzales Scholarship
Delaware State Arts Council Visual Arts Award

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Columns Magazine. June 2001; Jon Marmor
Artweek. April 2001, vol 32; issue 4, p.30 ; Reviews/Washington "MORE",
Rebecca Albiani
The Stranger. Feb 22, 2001, vol 10. # 23, p. 27; “More, Please” , Emily Hall
Seattle Weekly. Feb 8, 2001, vol 26; # 6, p.83; Visual Arts: Spotlight, Anna

Fahey
The Stranger. Feb 1-7, 2001, vol 10. # 20 , p. 77;"Bio: Art", Emily Hall
Seattle Times, Oct 31,1999, Sect.”L”.p1-2 ; “Book Offers Simple Answers”,
Mary E.Cronin
Disney’s newsletter Oct. 2000 ;“New ‘Book of Answers ‘ Gives Literary
Inspiration”, Phil Guidry
Disney’s online newsletter Sept.1999 ;“Artist Answers Life’s Questions with
Unusual Book”, Andy Krebs
Art Access, Sept 1999, pp 10-13;“HorseHead International 1999”, Helen
Lessick
Seattle Times, Aug 12, 1999, p.24;“Get answers cheap at Magnusen Park”,
Cynthia Rose
Seattle PI. Aug 10,1998, p.F1,3;“Horsehead artists exhibit quite a ride”,
Douglas McLennan
The Stranger. Aug 6,1998, p.20;”Sculpture in a vacant Naval Base: New
Ghosts”, Tonia Steed
Seattle Weekly. July 16, 1997, p.33; “ Drawing on Inspiration”, Sheila Farr
Seattle PI. July 11,1997, p. 20; “Ephemeral Themes Dominate
Ambitious‘Drawings’ Exhibit”, Regina Hackett
LA Weekly. May 9-15, 1997, p.144; “Art Picks of the Week”, Peter Frank
Art Access. March 1997, pp.10-11; “Digging in Deeper”, Greg Burkman
Seattle Pacific University/Falcon. April 3, 1996, p.6; “Motion Exposed”,
George Chau

publications Book of Answers Literary Book of Answers Movie Book of Answers Love Book of Answers