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I’ll be a guest artist in the Market Place Jan 24, 25, 26 2019.


I am honored to be Chair of the Textile Center National Artists Advisory Council Learn more here:

Self Portrait One

Self Portrait One  has been accessioned into the collection of the Frederick R Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota  



1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN 55434 Kimber Olson              Carolyn Halliday

June 7 – July 8, 6-8pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, June 7, 6-8pm
Artist Talk: Thursday, June 14, 5:30-8pm

This exhibition features work by Kimber Olson and Carolyn Halliday that responds to environmental disruptions like erosion, flooding, invasive species, and habitat destruction that are caused at least in part by human activity

Gallery free and open to the public

Monday-Friday: 8am–8pm
Saturday: 10am–8pm
Sunday: 12–5pm

Artists in the Kitchen
March 21 – May 19, 2018
50 works by women artists inspired by 50 women chefs & restaurateurs
Textile Center
3000 University Ave  Minneapolis, MN 55414

Art Speaks: Artists in the Kitchen
4 artist/chef teams gather for a panel discussion
Moderator: Stephanie Hansen • Jenny and Rachel Breen • Mecca Bos-Williams and Carmen Gutiérrez Bolger Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Carolyn Halliday • Brenda Langton and Shelly Mosman ($15 / $10 members)

Artist Carolyn Halliday with Chef partner Lynne Rossetto Kasper
Artist Carolyn Halliday with Chef partner Lynne Rossetto Kasper

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This was a wonderful show held in Atlanta with artist talks and visits from ecology classes

Weisman Art Museum
Dear Darwin
Carlson Gallery
February 25-July 23, 2017

Works by myself, Vesna Kittelson, and Julia Randall

Dear Darwin

Japanese Beetle Lace
Japanese Beetle Lace: Birch is being shown at  Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center Solomons, Maryland
Swarm: Invasion of the Insects May 20-August 28, 2016


Radical Basketry Invitational / reception July 16, 2016

July 14 – August 22 • Studio
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 16, 6 – 9 pm

This exhibition displays examples of exceptional work by local basket makers concurrent to the National Basketry Organization’s conference in the Twin Cities. The selection emphasizes work by basket makers that push the boundaries of traditional basket making.

Beetle Glyphs
Beetle Glyphs  
Stitching in beetle borings; wire, wood, engraving

May 14 - July 9, 2015
Poetics of Evolution
The Poetics of Evolution

Duluth Art Institute

John Steffl Gallery
506 West Michigan Street
Duluth, MN 55802

Reception: May 14, 5 - 7 PM
Artist Talk July 9, 2015 6:30 PM

May 21- June 18, 2015
Natural Disaster and Human Intervention l
H 10" x W 54" x D 12”
Hand knit wire, found natural objects, stitching, found log and birch

The Phipps Center for the Arts
109 Locust Street
Hudson, WI 54016

All new work with Kimber Olson
Opening Reception May 29 6:30-8:30 Artist talk with Carolyn Halliday and Kimber Olson Saturday June 6 at noon
A WARM Extra Event


January 16 through March 8, 2015

An exhibition of works by 82 members of the
Textile Study Group of New York
Narthex Gallery of St. Peter's Church

619 Lexington Avenue (at 54th Street)
in the Citicorp Complex
New York, NY
Reception / Meet the Artists
Saturday, January 17th from 3 to 6 PM

A full color 92-page catalog is available at
The gallery is open daily from 9AM to 7PM

January 24 - February 7, 2015
Wintertide: Biennial Juried Art Exhibition

Presented by NEMAA in Partnership with Public Functionary

Location: Public Functionary
1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
January 24 - February 7, 2015

Gallery Hours: Thursday, 12pm-6pm
Friday, 12pm-6pm
Saturday (Jan. 31 & Feb. 7), 12pm-6pm


MSAB logoFebruary 6 - 28, 2014
Gallery Exhibition
The Poetics of Evolution
Casket Arts Building, Studio 214
681 17th Ave NE, Minneapolis MN
Opening date Feb. 6, 5 pm - 9 pm

Legacy logo Carolyn Halliday is a fiscal year 2013 recipient of an Artist Iniative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board.

This activity is made possible by a grant from the MSAB, thanks to legislative appropriation for the arts and cultural heritage fund.


See more from this event!            Buy the Catalog

Poestics of Evolution

February 3 - March 23, 2014
Gallery Exhibition
How to Be a Feminist Artist
Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
Visual Arts Building,
St. Catherine University,
2004 Randolph Ave, St. Paul, Minn

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