The Stanford Department of Art & Art History, presents
Academic Practice:
Bay Area Photography Now,

on view July 24 through August 26, 2018 with a reception on Thursday, July 26, from 4-6pm.

Curated by Jonathan Calm, this exhibit is a showcase of work by seven Bay Area photographers who also teach photography at various schools in the region.
Artists included: Karolina Karlic, Youngsuk Suh, Lindsey White, Jessica Ingram, Sean McFarland, Catherine Wagner, Jamil Hellu, Allan deSouza

Solo Exhibition:
Karolina Karlic: Rubberlands
March 20 – July 27, 2018

Kathleen O. Ellis Gallery - Light Work
Syracuse, New York
Reception & Gallery Talk:
Thursday, March 29, 5-7pm

Exhibition Catalog available online
Contact Sheet 196: Karolina Karlic published by Light Work

"Between Myth and Reality"
Ben Huff interviewed by Karolina Karlic - The Reservoir

Radio EE Live Interview Broadcast from Fordlandia.
Ford Factory, Fordlandia, Brazil
Sept 16 8am – Sept 17 8pm, 2017 (-3GMT) all night long
English / Spanish / Portuguese

Rubberlands featured on Saint Lucy by Mark Alice Durant.

Lecture California College of the Arts, CCA. Rubberlands discussed at the Oakland Campus, March 6th, 2017.

UCSC Lecture, January, 26, 2016 Karolina Karlic to present: Personal Photography & New Narratives in Labor & Diaspora

UMN Lecture, University of Minnesota Visiting Artist Lecture, November 5th, 2015

Lewis & Clark College, Reinventing Documentary: The Art of Allan Sekula

PRIMER / ELEMENTARZ Limited Edition Book Launch, August 23rd, 2014 - Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles Cohen Gallery Book Launch of PRIMER, August 23rd, 4-7pm

Rubberlands / Cultural Exchange Fellowship / Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
Recipient of the 2013 Cultural Exchange International Fellowship, jointly offered by the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs and the Sacatar Foundation

June 2013 - Light Work Artist in Residence

October 3rd, 2012 - Visiting Artist Lecture 12:30 p.m.
Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries at ODU, 4509 Monarch Way, Norfolk

September 15th, 2012 - Old Dominion University
"Photographs with Teeth" in conjunction with the 35th Annual Literary Festival: "Words With Teeth." Exhibition Opening - Norfolk, Virginia

June 1st, 2012 - Minneapolis College of Art and Design
"About Change" - Exhibition Opening Minneapolis, Minnesota

April 30th, 2012 - Beautiful Thuggery Lecture
Please join the Beautiful Thuggery Lecture at 1pm Monday April 30th, 2012 at CalArts.

December 2011- ongoing NEW WORK IN PROGRESS
North Dakota Oil BOOM a work in progress revealing the stories of families in America on the search for a new life and work.

October 2011- Photography Workshop in Sierra Leone
Karolina Karlic performs a three week photography workshop with youth in Sierra Leone, Africa.



The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced the winners of its 2011 Guggenheim Fellowships yesterday. Eight photographers were among the roughly 80 individuals awarded fellowships in the Creative Arts:

Katherine Turczan, Karolina Karlic, Jonathan Lowenstein, Richard Mosse, Pipo Hieu Nguyen-duy, Betsy Schneider, Penelope Umbrico and John M. Willis.

The prestigious Fellowships, typically awarded to “midcareer” artists and scholars to allow them to pursue their work independently for a minimum of six months to a maximum of one year. The Fellowships awarded in four categories: Creative Arts, Humanities, Social Science and Natural Science. Applicants submit examples of recent work and a statement of their plans for the period of the Fellowship.

Founded in 1922, the Fellowship program is intended to “add to the educational, literary, artistic, and scientific power of this country, and also to provide for the cause of better international understanding,” Photographers who have previously won Guggenheim Fellowships include Ansel Adams, Diane Arbus, Robert Adams, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Lewis Baltz. Robert Frank, Ray K. Metzker and Joel Meyerowitz.