Caitlin La Dolce  is a multidisciplinary artist originally from the Northeast Kingdom region of Vermont. La Dolce’s work explores such themes as memory, trauma, the body, rural poverty, survival, and inheritance. La Dolce is currently one of 27 artists working for GESTURES (gesturesgestures.com), an artist run project that prioritizes experimentation and accessible community collection. She spends her time not in the studio working as a teaching artist and accessibility educator, integrating arts education into school curriculums for reactive learners and trauma survivors.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts. University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2017)

Studio Art and Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies

 

EXPERIENCE

Inclusive Arts. Teaching Artist; Burlington, VT (2019 - 2020)

Very Merry Theatre. Teaching Artist; Burlington, VT (2019 - 2020)

UVM Dept. of Art and Art History. Teaching Assistant; Burlington, VT (2018 - 2019)

UVM Dept. of Art and Art History. Guest Lecturer; Burlington, VT (2018)

Burlington City Arts. Print Studio Monitor; Burlington, VT (2017 - 2018)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Overgrowth. Soapbox Arts; Burlington, VT (2022)

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Field of Squares. Gallery 1010; Knoxville, TN (2021)

Tell Me What’s Really Going On. TW Wood Gallery; Montpelier, VT (2020)

Sharp Spark: A Night of Poetry and Installation. The Hive; Burlington, VT (2020)

Stay Home/Stay Safe. Burlington City Arts; Burlington, VT (2020)

All A Part. Karma Birdhouse Gallery; Burlington, VT (2019)

An Archive of Feeling. Chandler Gallery; Randolph, VT (2019)

Running Through the World Like an Open Razor. Sour Tower; Burlington, VT (2019)

What They Didn’t Notice. Pine Street Studios; Burlington, VT (2019)

Steamroller Prints. Karma Birdhouse Gallery; Burlington, VT (2018)

Inside(s) The Shack. Pine Street Studios; Burlington, VT (2017)

 

SERVICE

Fabric Printing Workshop at the Bottom. Organizer and Teaching Artist; Knoxville, TN (2021)

Community Steamroller Printmaking Workshop. Teaching Artist; Burlington, VT (2018)

 

GRANTS/RESIDENCIES

Arts 77. Rutland, VT (2020)

Vermont Studio Center. Johnson, VT (2019, 2020)

Pine Street Studio Artist in Residence. Burlington, VT (2017, 2018, 2019)

Studio Art Program Award, UVM Dept. of Art and Art History. Burlington, VT (2017)

UVM A.P.L.E. Grant. Burlington, VT (2017)