Brittany M. Søndberg

b.m.sondberg@gmail.com

http://brittanysondberg.com

 

 EDUCATION

 2004    BFA in Metal Design, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

2015    MFA in Sculpture, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North                       Carolina

 

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

 2016-Present              Assistant Professor of Art at Greensboro College, Greensboro, NC

2015-2016                   Adjunct Faculty, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC

2015-2016                   Adjunct Faculty, Greensboro College, Greensboro, NC

2014-2015                   Teaching Assistant, 3D Foundations (instructor of record, Fall 2014, Spring 2015), University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

 

AWARDS

 2017    Nominee, Virginia Clarke Gray Award, Greensboro College, 2018 (college-wide award given to one junior faculty member who demonstrates outstanding teaching at the undergraduate level)

2014    Teaching Assistantship, Department of Art, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

2014    Residency, Salem Artworks, Salem, New York

 

SOLO/SMALL GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 2017    Negative Measure, Anne Rudd Galyon Gallery, Greensboro College, Greensboro, North              Carolina

2017    Fabric, Metal and Paint,The Creative Center, Greensboro, North Carolina 

2015    After "The Girl Made of Butter", Southfirst Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

2015    UNCG MFA Thesis Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina

2014   Sculpture in Time, UNCG Center for Creative Writing, Greensboro, North Carolina 

2014    Imprint, Salem Art Works, Salem, New York

2013    MFA Student Show, CTG Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina

2013    An Introduction, New MFA Candidates, EUC Gallery, University of North Carolina at     

           Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina

 

 SELECTED JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS        

 2018    Sculpture Salmagundi XXII, Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences, Rocky Mount, North Carolina

2018    Downeast National Sculpture Exhibition, Emerge Gallery, Greenville, North Carolina

2018    Spoon,Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 

2016    Exhibition in Motion,Renaissance Hotel Grand Ballroom, Asheville, North Carolina

2016    NC Artists Exhibition, Betty McCain Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina  

2014    OUTPUT, Juried by Cora Fischer, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2014    Student and Faculty Show, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2014    Interactive Red Carpet, Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference, Hilton                       Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota 

2014    Reliquary Redux, Burroughs Welcome Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville,                   North Carolina

2012    Juried Student Show, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2012    Art to Wear, Sawtooth Gallery, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

2011    Radical Alchemy, Courthouse Galleries, Portsmouth, Virginia

2009    Jewelry in Motion, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2008    The Summer Show,Dimensions Gallery, Ocean City, Maryland

 

SELECTED GROUP INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

 2018    Tri-State Sculptors Show, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2018    Tri-State Sculptors Outdoor Exhibition, Downtown Cultural Arts Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

2017    Triad Makers Exhibition, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2016    Small Sculpture Show, International Sculpture Center Conference, Pittsburgh,                               Pennsylvania 

2016    NC Sculpture Faculty Exhibition, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University,              Greenville, North Carolina 

2016    Tri-State Sculptors Exhibition, Hiddenite Arts Center, Hiddenite, North Carolina

2014    Post-it Pop Up Show, Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference, Hilton                          Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota 

2014    Tri-State Sculptors Show, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina 

2012    Sawtooth Faculty Exhibit, Sawtooth Gallery, Winston Salem, North Carolina

2011    Alumni Show, Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

2011    Eros 7, Lyndon Street Artworks, Greensboro, North Carolina

2010    Charmed, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

 

SITE SPECIFIC/PUBLIC INSTALLATION

2018    Dream Machine(part. 2), additional installation at the Cultural Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

2017    Stave & Rib, nine-month installation, Parker Poe Law via CAM Raleigh's Art in the                  Workplace, Raleigh, North Carolina

2017    Butterfly Archway, permanent installation funded by General Greene PTA, General Greene Elementary School, Greensboro, North Carolina

2016    Dream Machine, permanent installation funded by SynerG/Action Greensboro, Cultural               Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

2016    Lift, one-year installation, Piedmont Triad International Airport,                                                     Greensboro, North Carolina

2016    Blue Bell, one-year installation, Pedestrian Art, Arts Council of Wilmington,                                 Wilmington, North Carolina

2014    One Hundred Foot Necklace: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Lyndon Street Artworks and Center for Visual Artists in Greensboro, North Carolina,Leo  Jenkins Fine Art Center, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

2013    A Locket for Our Canopy: Murrow Boulevard, Greensboro, North Carolina, Westerwood Neighborhood, Greensboro, North Carolina 

 

COLLABORATIVE EXHIBITIONS/CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 2018    Tri-State Members Show, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2015    Create:Adorn, Delurk Gallery, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

2011    Paper Planes, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, North Carolina

2010    John Skau’s Wood: A Point of Departure, Broach Theatre, Greensboro, North Carolina

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 Greensboro College

3D Foundations

Sculpture

Ceramics I

Ceramics Studio

Experimental Studio

Contemporary Practices

Introduction to Visual Arts

History of Women Artists

Digital Photography Online Course 

Darkroom Photography

NCA&T

3D Foundations

Ceramics I

Sculpture

 

PRESENTATIONS/WORKSHOPS

 2018    Lecture, Beyond the Wounded: Feminist Art vs. Feminist’s Art, SECAC (Southeastern College Art Conference), Birmingham, AL

2017    Workshop, Saltwater Etching on Steel and Mixed Metals, Converse                                                College, Spartansburg, SC

2016    Panel Discussion, New Directions, Sculpture Faculty Consortium, East                                          Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2016    Lecture,Free Speech in Art, Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquia series, Greensboro College, Greensboro, NC

 

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE 

 2018    Appointed Social Media Manager for Tri-State Sculptor’s Association

2018    Planning Committee Member/Conference Organizer for 40thAnnual Tri-State Sculptor’s conference held in Greensboro, North Carolina.

 

INSTITUTIONAL SERVICE

2018               Academic Advising Task Force Member        

2018               Facilities Taskforce Member

2018              Center for Enhancement of Teaching & Learning (CETL) Committee 

2017-present  Early Alert Team Committee Member

2016-present  Supervisor for Student Art League

 

PROFESSONAL AFILIATIONS

 Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC)

Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)

International Sculpture Center (ISC)

Tri-State Sculptors Association (TSS)

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 “Brittany Søndberg: Sculptor.” 1808: Greensboro’s Magazine, 2018, August 31,  https://www.greensboro.com/1808greensboro/people/brittany-s-ndberg-sculptor/article_3bcfaa8f-ecf9-5d7e-be74-b1055dc1d9fa.html

 

Walston, Laine . “Professor Brittany Søndberg's Negative Measure.” The Collegian- A Student Run Publication, 9 Oct. 2017, thegccollegian.com/2017/10/09/professor-brittany-sondbergs-negative-measure/.

 

Admin. “BRITTANY SØNDBERG, 34, SCULPTOR, ARTIST & METALSMITH.” Made in Greensboro, Action Greensboro, 22 Feb. 2017, www.madeingso.com/2017/01/11/brittany_sondberg/.

 

Alton, Rae. “Roaming Art Installation Sparks Tree Ordinance Conversation.” Avant Greensboro, 12 May 2013, www.avantgreensboro.com/category/entertainment/sights/roaming-art-installation-to-spark-tree-ordinance-conversation.html.