BORN

  • Dalllas, TX

EDUCATION

1994

  • MFA in Printmaking, California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland, CA

1972

  • BFA in Painting, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

1980-81

  • Studied with Mel Bochner

1986-88

  • Studied with George Nama

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2008

  • “Heat and Light,” Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky, MT
  • Summer Group Show, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
  • Gallery Artist Group Show, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX

2007

  • “Earth, Air, Fire, and Water,” J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
  • Gallery Artist Group Show, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX

2006

  • Carole Pierce & Carl Dern, Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, CA
  • Landscape Show, Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA

2005

  • Recent Paintings, Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky, MT
  • Linda Christensen & Carole Pierce, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
  • Carole Pierce and Edward Nuns, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX

2004

  • Spring Show, Group of Five, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
  • Group Show, C.F.A. Gallery, San Anselmo, CA

2003

  • Winter Exhibition, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
  • “Paint Junkies,” Michael Martin Galleries, San Francisco, CA
  • December Gallery Artists Show, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX

2002

  • Solo Show, Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Carole Pierce and Jeff Wilson, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • The Contemporary Monoprint, KALA institute, Berkeley, CA

2001

  • Group Exhibition of Gallery Artists, The Munson Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • “Earth & Sky,” Bradford-Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • Landscape & Memory, Diane Nelson Fine Art, Pasadena, CA

2000

  • Solo Show, Bradford-Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • John McCormick and Carole Pierce, Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Land & Sky, Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky, MT

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS & MEDIA

2004

  • D-Home Magazine, January. “Collecting Fine Art”

2003

  • Artweek, June. ”Paint Junkies” by Christine Brenneman

2002

  • Laguna News-Post, November. “Transcendent Landscapes on Horizon” by L. Ringwald

2001

  • Vanilla Sky, paintings used for set decoration, December. Tom Cruise & Cameron Crowe

2000

  • Laguna News-Post, November. ”Landscape Mystique at Diane Nelson Fine Art”

1999

  • The Dallas Observer, November. “The Lorax Trees” by Christina Rees

1997

  • The Best of Printmaking, “An International Collection” by Lynne Allen & Phyllis McGibbon

1996

  • Who’s Who of American Women, 19th Edition

SELECTED TEACHING/ART RELATED EMPLOYMENT

2004

  • Independent Study for Graduate Student, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

2001

  • Guest Instructor for Art History, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

2000

  • November Interdisciplinary Critique, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1999

  • Printmaking Instructor, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
  • Guest Instructor for Art History, College of Marin, Kentfield, CA

1998

  • Private Printmaking Instructor for Mrs. Ann Getty, San Francisco, CA
  • Printmaking Instructor, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1997

  • Printmaking Instructor, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
  • Printmaking Instructor, College of Marin, Kentfield, CA

SELECTED AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS

1995

  • Printmaking Fellowship, Kala Institute, Berkeley, CA

1994

  • 10th Annual Juried National Exhibition, Berkeley Art Center Association, Berkeley, CA
  • Arts in Embassies Program, United States Department of State.

1993

  • Annual Print Exhibition, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1992

  • Annual Juried Print Exhibition, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, Ca

1991

  • 23rd Annual National Juried Exhibition, Hill Country Arts Foundation, Ingram, TX
  • Art in Embassies Program, United States Department of State

1990

  • Pacific Prints Competition and Exhibition, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA
  • L.A. Printmaking Society, Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, CA

1989

  • Monoprint Award, National Academy of Design, New York, NY

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

  • Timberlake Foster, United States Ambassador to Mauritania
  • Fidelity Securities
  • Bill Gates
  • Harvard University
  • Industrial Light and Magic
  • Michael Keaton
  • Knoll International
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Nabisco Brands
  • Oracle Corporation, Atlanta, GA & Redwood City, CA
  • United States Embassy Residence, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Yellowstone Club, Big Sky, MT