Carola Perla
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March 2014 - Latest News
*March 5, 2014 - Carola Perla's "Illegible" features in "Dimensional Approaches", a Paper and Sculpture Exhibit opening at the Impact Artists' Gallery in Buffalo, NY.  The exhibit runs through April 25, 2014.  Impact Artists' Gallery 
*March 3, 2014 - Showcase Winner for Installations in ART SLANT's 1st Showcase competition of 2014!    Art Slant Showcase Winners 
February 2014 - Latest News
*February 28, 2014 - 4-Star Review from MoonShine Art Spot book review website and blog.  Check out the full review here or read an excerpt in our TESTIMONIALS page:  MoonShine Art Spot Review 
*February 8 - 15, 2014 - CTC Virtual Book Tours hosted a tour and giveaway of "Gibbin House", garnering reviews, interviews, and guest posts across the blogosphere!  
 "...Gibbin House is so interesting, so heartfelt, so much so that I’m struggling with words...A book that will hang around in your thoughts after closing the book or clicking off the Kindle!..." -  Traveling W T 
Participants also included:
January 2014 - Latest News
 *January 23, 2014 - Chosen to participate in the amazing"BorderBody: Mixing Identities" exhibit in Bari, Italy.  Sadly, did not have enough time to send my piece, but so honored for the distinction.  The exhibit runs February 13 - 21, 2014.
*January 14, 2014 - Creative Quarterly Journal announces Carola Perla among runners up for the Spring 2014 Issue.  It will feature all winners and runners up in an online gallery starting April 2014.
December 2013 - Latest News
*December 5-8, 2013 - Art Basel Miami 2013 at ATELIER 1022 also marked the last event at the gallery before its 2014 move to the WYNWOOD WAREHOUSE PROJECT SPACE.  It was the last opportunity to see "Se Vende" alongside its KONZEPTION companion pieces until the series is completed next year.    Along the way, Tropicult published a great article about the event at ATELIER 1022, highlighting Carola's work.  TROPICULT - ATELIER 1022 TAKES BASEL by Robbie Nevel 
*December 1, 2013 - Featured in a 10-page article and photo spread in this month's issue of PERIPHERAL ARTERIES art journal!  Peripheral Arteries 
October 2013 - Latest News
*October 12, 2013 - "K2: Mariposa" - third installment in KONZEPTION launches at ATELIER 1022 in Wynwood, FL.
*October 1, 2013 - Chosen for inclusion in special "Art & Mobility" issue of InterARTive.  Follow link to prospectus and online gallery:  INTERARTIVE
September 2013 - Latest News
**September 15, 2013 - "Illegible" receives a "Special Recognition" in Four Points Contemporary's Current Exhibition of Artists.  Four Points Contemporary Current Exhibition of Artists
**September 1, 2013 - Carola Perla is accepted into Four Points Contemporary's Current Exhibition of Artists, running September 1-30, 2013. 
August 2013 - Latest News
**August 15, 2013 - Gibbin House participates in Closed The Cover's ROOM TO READ Fundraiser E-Book Giveaway.  ROOM TO READ is an internationally recognized organization that promotes children's education and literacy.  The giveaway runs August 15 - September 15, 2013.
**August 12, 2013 - KONZEPTION Series launches at ATELIER 1022 with Konzeption: Prologue
**August 1, 2013 - SUMMER GIVEAWAY HOP 2013: Win a signed copy of "Gibbin House" at  Hosted by I Am Reader and Bookhounds, the contest runs now through August 7th.
July 2013 - Latest News:
**July 11, 2013 - Art Jury Salon chooses Carola Perla's "Se Vende" as one of 34 invited art works from entries across the US for its 18th Biannual Online Show.  Visit the Gallery of Invited Art here: Art Jury Salon 18th Biannual Show
**July 5, 2013 - Opening of the South Florida Group Show 2013 at the Vargas Gallery.  Carola Perla participates with "A-Mended Conversation".  Exhibit runs through August 23, 2013.  Jose Maria Vargas University Campus, 8300 South Palm Drive, Pembroke Pines, FL, 33025.
June 2013 - Latest News:
**June 28, 2013 - Carola Wins the top jury prize - SOLO SHOW AWARD - for her entry "Se Vende" in the "Paper Cuts" exhibit at The Foundry Art Centre in historic Saint Charles, Missouri.  Solo show dates TBA...A heartfelt thank you to the event organizers, jury panel, and community of artists for the honor and very special experience!!
**June 1st - Art Ascent Magazine Launches with feature article on Emergence Bronze Winner Carola Perla:
**June 1st - The Foundry Art Centre in St. Charles (St. Louis, MO) has accepted Carola Perla's "Se Vende" and "Spelling Bee" into its upcoming "PAPER CUTS" Exhibit, June 28 - September 27, 2013!  For more info, visit:
MAY 2013 - Latest News:
**May 22, 2013 - Art Ascent Choses Carola Perla as its Bronze Winner in the "Emergence" international art contest.  The magazine will feature Carola with an article and photo spread in the July 2013 issue.
**May 11, 2013 - "Se Vende", paper installation - unveiled @ATELIER 1022 2-Year Anniversary Gala, Wynwood
**May 9, 2013 - Carola Perla has been selected as one of twenty winning international artists in ArtAscent's "Emergence" art contest!  Placing to be announced soon!
**May 2, 2013 - The Miami SunPost featured Carola Perla in its Arts Section: "Visual Poet Carola Perla Puts Words to Art" -

APRIL 2013 - Latest News:
**April 26, 2013 - Carola Perla has been selected as one of fifteen regional artists to exhibit at the Vargas Gallery 2013 South Florida Group Show!
**April 22, 2013 - Carola Perla contributes to the Closed The Cover book review website with a special guest post.  Follow the link here to read the full post:
**April 15, 2013 - Closed The Cover book reviewer Ashley LaMar gives Gibbin House a 5/5 review! Follow the link here to read the full review:
**April 6, 2013 - Argentina's largest newspaper EL CLARIN recommends ATELIER 1022 and its resident artists in their Wynwood travel article.  Read the complete article here:

For more of the latest updates, event invitations, interviews, and commentary on Carola Perla's art/writing, go to:
August 24, 2013 - Biennal Viewing Party @ ATELIER 1022 - special collection preview for 2014 Paper Biennal Rijwijk jury submission; author readings and signings
July 13, 2013 - "Konzeption: A Novel Beginning", paper installation - Unveiling @ATELIER 1022, Wynwood
July 7, 2013 - 2013 South Florida Group Show, juried exhibit @Vargas Gallery, Pembroke Pines
December 6th, 2012 - "Art Takes Miami" - digital gallery exhibit, ART BASEL MIAMI 2012
November 20th, 2012 - "Book Club" - private event
June 18th, 2012 - "Art Takes Times Square" - New York, public digital exhibit
April 14th, 2012 - "LITERA II" - book reading and literature event at ATELIER 1022 - "Spelling Bee", unveiling
February 16th, 2012 - "Bohemian Lanterns" - book reading at The Hangar
December 1st, 2011 - Art Basel Miami at ATELIER 1022 - "Illegible", unveiling
November 12th, 2011 - "LITERA I" - book reading and literature event at ATELIER 1022 - "Off The Page", unveiling
May 14th, 2011 - "Gibbin House" book launch and gallery opening
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