August:

Transplants, Tracey Morgan Gallery, Asheville, NC                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     August 4 - September 24, 2017, Opening Reception:  August 4, 5-8 pm

Featuring my De-Identified ladies!

June:

By The Ton, Second Street Gallery, 15 Second Street SE. Charlottesville, VA 22902

May 15 - June 17, 2017

Photo credit Jesús Pino

Photo credit Jesús Pino

 

May:

Thrilled to have Burnaway feature my solo show DISARM as top 5 Shows in the South to see right now! 

Disarm, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), Winston-Salem, NC

 

 

April:  

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!

 

March:  

Evidentiary Realism is a  Critics Pick on artforum.com

Mustrof, Tom, From Agent Orange to Protein Farming.  Exhibition review in Neues Deutschland

Schenker, Dylan, “Evidentiary Realism – Revealing the Aesthetics of Investigation”, CreativeApplications.net, March 2017

Interview in We Make Money Not Art, discussing my exhibition Proceed At Your Own Risk, NOME, Berlin

Thanks to Josie Thaddeus-Johns, Creators Project for her piece “Kirsten Stolle Edit Vintage Monsanto Ads to Show the Company’s Dicey Past”

Interview in Identity XX Magazine, discussing my de-dentified collages, surveillance and Victorian women.

February:

Arshake, “Proceed at Your Own Risk”, 

Shraven, Hannah, “Berlin Art Grip”, Gallerytalk.net, 

Digicult, "Proceed At Your Own Risk:

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    

Photo credit Gianmarco Bresadola, NOME

Photo credit Gianmarco Bresadola, NOME

                                   

Evidentiary Realism  Fridman Gallery, NYC , Organized  with NOME Gallery, February 28 - March 31, 2017 , Curatorial text. Chemical Interventions, by Mary Anne Redding.

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January:

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!

 

November:

ITCH Magazine, Issue 18: "Character", November 2016

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.

 

September:

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!

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August:

   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.

June

INTERVIEWS

Bartel, Todd, Nowhere/Everywhere, The Cambridge School of Weston, Weston, MA, May 2016 (video)

Gonzalez, Ashley, Roy G Biv Gallery, March 2016

 

EXHIBITION

Nowhere EverywhereThompson Gallery, The Cambridge School of Weston, Weston, MA                

 April 1- June 18, 2016                             

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May

PUBLICATION

Russo, Ali, “Looking for Connection at Thompson Gallery", Artscope, May/June 2016, p. 80

 

April

PUBLICATION

Terrific article about my work from Lor Dethal of WIDEWALLS. Thank you!

 

March

GROUP EXHIBITION

Exquisite PorchMorean Arts Center, St, Petersburg, FL, March 12 - May 1, 2016

 

February

SOLO EXHIBITION

Conceal/Reveal Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, OH, February 6 - 27, 2016    

Interview: Gonzalez, Ashley, Roy G Biv Gallery, March 2016

 

PUBLICATION

Wilkinson, Jeanne, "New York's Lesley Heller Workspace, Shaky Ground: Seeing Nature in New Ways", Artes Magazine, February 4, 2016

 

January

GROUP EXHIBITION

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

PUBLICATION

Slag Mag, “Glitter”, Volume 2, Issue 4, January 2016

 

September

SOLO EXHIBITION

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   

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Installation views here

Listen to Revolutionary Control audio here

Play Monsanto Scramble! here

 

GRANT

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.

 

EXHIBITIONS                                 

FlockRevolve, Asheville, NC, September 9  - October 17, 2015

 

PUBLICATIONS

Artnois, September 14, 2105. Interview and images on opening page

 

May

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

 

April

 Vhcle Magazine, featured artist, April 2015.  They did a gorgeous job of showcasing my work on pages 37-48.  Just clik here, and clik through to page 37 to begin

EXHIBITIONS

DRAWN, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH.  April 17 - May 15, 2015.  Opening Reception April 17, 2015

 

February

"PN 30 Curated: Uncanny Valley", Slocumb Galleries, Eastern Tennessee University, Johnson City, TN  February 9 - March 6, 2015

 

December

PUBLICATIONS

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

 

November

EXHIBITION

"Carte Blanche", Central Features, Albuquerque, NM  November 7 - December 20, 2014

 

October

"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

 

PUBLICATIONS

New American Paintings, The Open Studio Press, Southern Issue, Volume 112.

Ignatian Literary Magazine, University of San Francisco, Vol. 26

 

January

PRESS

Artltdmag.com, "Report: San Jose", January 2014

Metro Silicon Valley, "Around the Table at the San Jose Museum of Art", November 2013

 

PUBLICATION

Limited edition chapbook: Quasimodo  by Mia GallagherDrawings by Kirsten Stolle.  Spolia Literary Magazine, Bookslut Press.

 

EXHIBITION

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) 

 

EXHIBITION

Around the Table: Food, Community, Creativity
Opening Reception, November 8, 7-9 p.m
November 9, 2013 through April 20, 2014
San Jose Museum of Art
110 S. Market Street
San Jose, CA 95110

 

 EXHIBITION

17th Annual No Dead Artists Exhibition
September 3 - September 27, 2013
Jonathan Ferrara Gallery
400a Julia Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

 

EXHIBITION

e v o l v e
August 1 - 31 2013
Galerie 103
2829 Ala Kalanikaumaka
Kukui'ulaI Village, HI 96756

 

ARTIST GRANT

Puffin Foundation
Funding to support creation of my Miracle Grow installation
for the Around the Table exhibition at the San Jose Museum of Art

 

EXHIBITION

Our Backyard: Artists Consider the Environment
Reception: 
Exhibit Dates: July 13 - August 17, 2013
Location: Roos Arts, 449 Main Street, Rosendale, NY 12472
http://www.roosarts.com
http://www.facebook.com/roos.arts

 

EXHIBITION

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
http://www.torpedofactory.org/galleries/

 

INTERVIEW

See my recent interview with Au Courant, a Raleigh, NC based online art magazine.

 

PUBLICATION

INDA 7
International Drawing Annual 7: Exhibition in Print
Manifest Gallery

 

RESIDENCY

I recently returned from a fantastic residency at Blue Mountain Center. See new "Poison Control" drawings commenting on the overuse of herbicides/pesticides!

 

EXHIBITION

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

 

AWARD

Dave Bown Projects 4th SemiAnnual
You can see works here: http://davebownprojects.com/4th_semiannu

 

PUBLICATION

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.

You can see one of the drawings, Flagella Isabellinus, here:
http://issuu.com/sliceliterary/docs/slic

 

 

PUBLICATION
Laurel of Asheville 

 

RADIO INTERVIEW
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 

RADIO INTERVIEW

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.
 

SOLO EXHIBITION

Genetically Commodified
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