April 7-8: Exhibit and Artist Talk/Workshop, Art's Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic Futures, NCSU, Raleigh, NC Friday night pop-up art installation at CAM Raleigh. Saturday Workshop and Artist Talk 9-5 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
BIG THANKS to Cyanotype for creating wonderful improvisational music to a video loop of my work!
Schenker, Dylan, “Evidentiary Realism – Revealing the Aesthetics of Investigation”, CreativeApplications.net, March 2017
Thanks to Josie Thaddeus-Johns, Creators Project for her piece “Kirsten Stolle Edit Vintage Monsanto Ads to Show the Company’s Dicey Past”
Thrilled to have my first solo show in Berlin! Opening Reception: February 15, 2017 6-9 pm. Proceed At Your Own Risk, NOME Gallery, Berlin, Germany, February 15 - April 8, 2017
Soundings: Protest|Politics|Dissent , Power Plant Gallery, Duke University, Durham, NC January 10 - February 18, 2017 Opening Reception: January 13, 2017 5-8pm. My audio piece Revolutionary Control will be featured!
My de-identified series is featured in the Journal of Creative Expression of the School of Literature, Language and Media
at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
I'll be spending the month of September at Willapa Bay AIR, an gorgeous artist residency in the pacific northwest. Stay tuned for updates on new work!
Indestructible Wonder San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA August 18, 2016 - Jan 29, 2017
Central Features Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
AUGUST 26 - SEPTEMBER 30
Opening reception: Friday, August 26, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
REFORM: SUBVERSIVE FASHION
A selection of garments, accessories, and other adornments that thwart conventional expectations.
Featuring new textile work by Sarah Wagner, collages by Kirsten Stolle, jumpsuits by The Rational Dress Society, installation by Suzanna Scott, interactive dress by Nina Silfverberg.
Russo, Ali, “Looking for Connection at Thompson Gallery", Artscope, May/June 2016, p. 80
Terrific article about my work from Lor Dethal of WIDEWALLS. Thank you!
Exquisite Porch, Morean Arts Center, St, Petersburg, FL, March 12 - May 1, 2016
Wilkinson, Jeanne, "New York's Lesley Heller Workspace, Shaky Ground: Seeing Nature in New Ways", Artes Magazine, February 4, 2016
Shaky Ground, Leslie Heller Workspace, New York, NY, January 8 - February 14, 2016
Agri-Culture, Dordt College, Sioux Center, Iowa February 24 - March 13, 2016
Slag Mag, “Glitter”, Volume 2, Issue 4, January 2016
Intervention Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC September 4 - December 19, 2015
Artist Talk/Performative Reading September 23, 7:00 pm
Installation views here
Listen to Revolutionary Control audio here
Play Monsanto Scramble! here
Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc. grant. I'm thrilled to be awarded a PKF grant to support Intervention, my upcoming exhibition at the Turchin Center for Visual Arts.
Flock, Revolve, Asheville, NC, September 9 - October 17, 2015
Artnois, September 14, 2105. Interview and images on opening page
Winter Tangerine Review, Volume 4, May 2015, pp 76-80
FEAST: pleasure + hunger + ritual, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY. May 22 - August 9, 2015. Opening Reception May 22, 2015
DRAWN, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH. April 17 - May 15, 2015. Opening Reception April 17, 2015
"PN 30 Curated: Uncanny Valley", Slocumb Galleries, Eastern Tennessee University, Johnson City, TN February 9 - March 6, 2015
POETRY Magazine, cover image, December 2014
Made In Mind Magazine, Volume II, Issue 02, Autumn 2014. My work and interview begin on page 31.
DIALOGIST, Volume II, Issue II
"Carte Blanche", Central Features, Albuquerque, NM November 7 - December 20, 2014
"Hunter/Gatherer", Truman State University, Ophelia Parrish FIne Arts Complex, Kirksville, MO October 14 - November 14, 2014
"Give and Take", AAAC, Asheville, NC October 3 - November 8, 2014. Artist Panel: October 25th, 4-6 pm
New American Paintings, The Open Studio Press, Southern Issue, Volume 112.
Ignatian Literary Magazine, University of San Francisco, Vol. 26
Artltdmag.com, "Report: San Jose", January 2014
Metro Silicon Valley, "Around the Table at the San Jose Museum of Art", November 2013
From These Hills: Contemporary Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands
Opening Reception, October 17, 6-8 p.m
October 18, 2013 through February 17, 2014
William King Museum
415 Academy Drive
Abingdon, VA 24210
Gallery Guide (see page 2)
17th Annual No Dead Artists Exhibition
September 3 - September 27, 2013
Jonathan Ferrara Gallery
400a Julia Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
e v o l v e
August 1 - 31 2013
2829 Ala Kalanikaumaka
Kukui'ulaI Village, HI 96756
Our Backyard: Artists Consider the Environment
Exhibit Dates: July 13 - August 17, 2013
Location: Roos Arts, 449 Main Street, Rosendale, NY 12472
Food: Friend or Foe
Reception: June 13th, 6-8 pm
Exhibit Dates: June 8 - 30th
Location:Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, 105 N, Union Street, Alexandria, VA
See my recent interview with Au Courant, a Raleigh, NC based online art magazine.
International Drawing Annual 7: Exhibition in Print
I recently returned from a fantastic residency at Blue Mountain Center. See new "Poison Control" drawings commenting on the overuse of herbicides/pesticides!
UNC Asheville Annual Invitational Exhibition
Reception: Friday, Sept. 21, 6-8 pm
Exhibit Dates: Sept. 21 - Oct. 23, 2012
Location: S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Owen Hall, UNC Asheville
Dave Bown Projects 4th SemiAnnual
You can see works here: http://davebownprojects.com/4th_semiannu
SLICE Literary Magazine
Two drawings from my Genetically Commodified project are featured in Issue #10 of SLICE magazine. SLICE is a Brooklyn-based literary arts magazine publishing compelling fiction, non-fiction, poetry and art.
Laurel of Asheville
WCQS: “GMOs Target of New Art”. David Hurand interviews Kirsten Stolle about her solo exhibition Genetically Commodified, opening March 2012 at the Artery in Asheville, NC. SE
WAMC: "Millay Night in Hudson" . Executive Director of the Millay Colony, Caroline Crumpacker; poet, Bruce Snider; and visual artist, Kirsten Stolle join Joe in Studio A.
STUDIO VISIT in Asheville, NC
Kyle Wolff writes about my process and my Personalized Real Doll drawings.
Reception: Friday, March 2, 6-9pm
Exhibit Dates: March 2-31, 2012
Location: The Artery, Asheville Arts Council
Artist Talk: March 21, 2:00 pm