Resume
 
 
Education
 
PhD (ABD)                              Columbia University, NYC in Art History                  
MA                        Academy of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Russia.                              
MA                        Moscow University of Linguistics, Moscow, Russia.
 
Selected One and Two Person Shows
 
2016           Between Representation and Abstraction, Handwright Gallery, New Canaan, CT
2016           Sequent Narratives, Susan Calloway Fine Arts, Washington, DC
2015           Ultramarine, Ridgefield Library Gallery, Ridgefield, CT
2015           Traces, Trailer Box Gallery, Danbury, CT with Janice Mauro
2015           Unearthed, Silvermine Guild Art Center, New Canaan, CT
2015           Freeway, Keeler Tavern Museum with Janice Mauro
2014           Street Stories, Moscow Art University, Days of Contemporary Culture, Russia
2014           The Art of Mark Making, with Ashley Andrews, Silvermine Guild Art Center, CT
2013           Le Texte, Galerie Patrick et Sophie Saurat, Paris, France
2013           Memories, Gallery Flux, Ashland, VA
2012            Variations on a Grid, Susan Calloway Fine Arts, Washington, DC
2010          Leitmotifs, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
2010          Mix, Susan Calloway Fine Arts, Washington, DC
2010          The Doodle Show, Silvermine Guild Art Center, New Canaan, CT
2007          L’une et l’autre, Haviland Gallery, Norwalk, CT (with Liz Dextermer)
2007          Game Space, Gallery A3, Moscow, Russia (with Ashley Andrews)
2006          Layered and Stacked, Ridgefield Guild Art Center, CT (with Mary Bailey)
2005          Three Voices, Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT (with Mary Bailey)
2005            Life with Chairs, Haviland Gallery
2004          The Diet Show, Silvermine Guild Art Center, New Canaan, CT
2004          Mini Pix, Haviland Street Gallery, South Norwalk, CT
2004          States of Mind, Norwalk Art Gallery (with Cate M. Leach)
2003          Facets of Daily Experience, Wilton Art Gallery, Wilton, CT
2002          My Recent Works, Wilton Library Association, CT
2002          Sackler Gallery, Stamford, CT (with Cate M. Leach)
 
Selected Group Exhibitions
 
2016            Exhibition of Small Works, Handwright Gallery, New Canaan, CT
2015            Resilience, Beechwood Arts, Westport, CT
2013            Refresh III, Longview Gallery, Washington, DC
2013            Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY
2013            Waterworks, American University, Washington, DC
2013            Refresh III, Longview Gallery, Washington, DC
2012            Monophon, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
2011           Alternative Process ,Longview Gallery, Washington, DC
2009           Small Works, Richmond, Virginia
2009           Driven to Abstraction, Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery, Glen Echo, MD
2008           Sight and Sound, Silvermine Guild Members Juried Exhibition, New Canaan, CT
2006            Culture and DNA, Silvermine Guild Members Juried Exhibition, New Canaan, CT
2005            Miniature Print Juried Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
2005            Beauty and the Beast, Silvermine Guild Members Juried Exhibition, New Canaan, CT
2004           CT Commission on the Arts Fellowship Exhibition, Arts Division Gallery, Hartford, CT
2004            Collage, Assemblage and Construction, Silvermine Guild members Juried Show
2004          Treasures of the Dragon Realm, Wilton Art Gallery, Wilton, CT
2004          Art of the Northeast, 55th Annual Show, Silvermine Guild Art Center
2003          Printmaking Biennial, Ramona studio, New York, NY
2003          Loft Artists’ Association, Rich Forum Theatre, Stamford, CT
2003          Extended Portrait, Silvermine Guild Members’ Show
2003          Austin New Frontier Collage Society, International Juried Show, Ingram, TX
2003          Art of the Northeast, 54th Annual Show, Silvermine Guild Art Center
2002          Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Members’ show
2002          Westport Art Center Members’ Show
2002          Souvenirs of Memory, Silvermine Guild Members’ Show
2002          Silvermine Guild New Members’ Exhibition
2002          Concepts, Nature Center, Westport, CT
2001          Art of the Northeast, Silvermine Guild Art Center, 52nd Annual Show 
                 

 
Selected Publications and Reviews
          
 
                    Academy 2011, Washington Post, July 22, 2011
                  Steppin’ Out, by Harriet Hiller, The Hour, February 2008
                   Russian Curator Focuses on Painting, by Fran Sikorski, CT Acorn Papers
From Russia with Love, Wilton Villager, April 2006
Karpinskaia to Be “Layered and Stacked” at Ridgefield Guild Show, The Wilton Villager, February 2006
Artists’ Different Styles Come Together for Show, The News-Times, Ridgefield, CT, February 13, 2006
Pull Up a Seat: Haviland Street Gallery Has a Winner by L. P. Streitfeld, The Advocate and Greenwich Time, May 2005
Russian Art Historian, Painter Showcases Wonderful Side of Life, by Lois H. Alcosser, The Wilton Bulletin, November 2004
Silvermine Pushes into New Directions by L. P. Streitfeld, The Advocate and Greenwich Time, September 2004
Chaos Meets Order in Karpinskaia’s Mini Pix’ by L. P. Streitfeld, The Advocate and Greenwich Time, June 20, 2004
“States of Mind” at Norwalk Art Gallery, Norwalk Hour, April 2004
Building Bridges, Maya Taal, Stamford Times, September 2003
At Wilton Art Gallery: Natasha Karpinskaia Will Exhibit Jan. 28- Feb. 21,2003 Wilton Bulletin, Jan. 23
Life Inside the Lofts: LAA’s Open Studios Brings the Public Face- to Face with Serious Art, by Brita Brundage, Fairfield County Weekly, November 7, 2002
                  Who's Who in the Arts, Fairfield County Weekly, September 26, 2002
                  Unusual Beginnings, Thomas Melana, Advocate and Greenwich Time    May 12, 2002
Invigorating New Blood at Silvermine,by L. P. Streitfeld , The Stamford Advocate and
Greenwich Time January 20, 2002
 
Gallery Representation
 
Susan Calloway Fine Arts, Washington, DC
Handwright Gallery, New Canaan, CT
Artists’ Space, NYC, NY
Silvermine Guild Art Center, New Canaan, CT
 
Fellowships and Grants (Selected)
 
2004       Connecticut Commission on the Arts Individual Artist Grant
1995-8    Grants from the Associates in American Art Fund                                      
1994       Luce Fellowship Grant from the Department of Art History and Archaeology
1992-3   Fellowship of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University   
 
Teaching Experience
 
2003-present     Silvermine Guild Art Center, New Canaan, CT, courses in abstract painting, mixed media, printmaking and art history
2010- 2014      Pyramid Atlantic, printmaking courses and workshops
2008-2013       Yellow Barn, Bethesda, MD, courses in abstract painting and mixed media
2006 summer    YearoutIndia, volunteer art teacher in Kerala, South India
2004-2015       Ridgefield Guild of Art, courses Abstract Studio and Printmaking
2000-2002Adjunct Professor, New York Academy of Art, NYC, courses in 19th  and 20th century art
 
Curatorial  Experience
 
2014                                Layered Visions, Pyramid Atlantic, Washington, DC
2013                                Waterworks, American University, Washington, DC
2012                            Group Show, Writer’s Center,Washington, DC                                                                                                           
                                   
1986-1990                   Curator in the International Department of the Moscow Tretyakov Gallery (largest museum of Russian art in Russia). Joint exhibitions in Russia and abroad, public relations with international museums, translation of catalogs.
Affiliations
           Silvermine Guild of Art, New Canaan, CT       
           Loft Artists Association, Stamford, CT
           Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
           Union of Moscow Artists, Moscow, Russia
 
Catalog Translations:                     
                                               Series in Art,  Exhibition Catalog, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
                                                Ivan Alexandrovich Naduev, 1893-1965. Exhibition Catalog
                                                            Exhibition catalogs for various private collections
 
 
 
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