Karl Goulet is an emerging Connecticut based mixed media artist whose work focuses on aspects of layering. His use of materials range from traditional painting to paper based soft sculptures. He graduated Hartford Art School, University of Hartford in 2014 with a BFA. He is currently the Gallery Manager at the Five Points Center for the Visual Arts, where he is also part of the Five Points Launchpad Initiative. His work has been featured throughout Connecticut and is in many private collections through the country.

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2014

BFA in Painting, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Connecticut

2011

Associates Degree in Fine Arts, Northwestern Connecticut Community College, Winsted, Connecticut

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Ivory and Obsidian, Northwestern Community College Gallery, Winsted, CT

Two Dogs, Cornwall Library Art Gallery, Cornwall, CT

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018

And By Necessity, Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT

For Lack of Better Words, Curated by Zeb Mayer, Washington Art Association, Washington, CT

2017

New New, FP Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT

FPG Biennial Juried Exhibition, Juried by Joe Fig, Torrington, CT

2016

Incubator Artists, Five Points Gallery, Torrington, CT

Art Heist: Five Points Gallery, Torrington CT.

Real Party, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT.

2014

The Practice and the Process, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, West Hartford, CT

2011

Advanced Projects, Northwestern Community College Gallery, Winsted, CT

Juried Show, Manchester Community College, Manchester, CT.

2010

Peppered with Paint, Northwestern Community College Atrium Gallery, Winsted, CT

 

Curating Experience

Co-Curator, Five Points Center for the Visual Arts: January 2017 - Present

2018

Curator, And By Necessity, Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT

2017

Juror - NCCC Exhibition: Nancy Marine Theatre Lobby, Warner Theatre, Torrington, CT

Juror - Memorial Day Juried Show, Trinity Gallery, Lime Rock, CT

2016

Curator - Fabric and Figure: Lea Russo, Northwestern Community College Gallery, Winsted, CT

Curator - Incubator Artists, Five Points Gallery, Torrington, CT

 

Relevant Work Experience

2014-Present

Gallery Manager, Co-Curator, Five Points Center for the Visual Arts, Torrington, CT

2016-17

Public Art Reviewer, NCCC Joyner Health and Science Center, Connecticut Office of the Arts, Department of Economic and Community Development, Hartford, CT 

 

Speaking Engagements

2018

And By Necessity: Critical Conversation, Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT

Team Success Scholars Community Panel, NCCC, Winsted, CT

2016

Artists' Conversation: Incubator Artists, Five Points Gallery, Torrington, CT

 

Group Initiatives

2017-19

Member of the Five Points Gallery, University of Hartford/ Hartford Art School Launchpad Initiative

2016

Artist and Founding Member, Five Points Gallery Incubator Space, Torrington, CT

 

Selected Collections

Hartford Art School Print Collection Archive, Hartford Art School, West Hartford, CT

Private Collections in Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, Florida & Australia