UMCA Exhibits ‘Dialogue With a Collection: Kim Carlino’

Cosmological Formations, series III, VII, 2013

“Dialogue With a Collection: Kim Carlino” will be exhibited Jan. 22 to March 9 at the University Museum of Contemporary Art (UMCA).

A reception for the artist will be held Thursday, Feb. 27 from 5-7 p.m. Carlino will participate in a discussion with UMCA education curator Eva Fierst at 6 p.m.

“Dialogue With a Collection: Kim Carlino” is part of a series at the UMCA in which invited local artists exhibit their own artworks in juxtaposition with pieces they select from the museum’s permanent collection of more than 3,000 contemporary prints, drawings and photographs.

Carlino is an artist and independent curator who lives and works in Easthampton. She received her BFA from the UMass Amherst. She also studied at the New School and Drawing Room in New York. Carlino was a member of the team of artists who installed the 25-year retrospective of Sol LeWitt’s wall drawings at MASS MoCA in North Adams. She has exhibited her paintings, drawing, woodcuts and installations in solo and group exhibitions throughout western Massachusetts and has been part of group shows in New York City and Boston.