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Carol Haerer, American artist. Fulbright scholar Paris, 1954; Woolley fellow, Paris, 1955, MacDowell Colony fellow, 1969, 79, Guggenheim fellow, 1988; Yaddo resident, 1982; National Education Association grantee, 1985.


Haerer, Carol was born on January 23, 1933 in Salina, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Alfred Vesper and Helen Margaret (Bozarth) Haerer.


Student, Doane College, 1950-1951;Bachelor of Fine Arts cum laude, U. Nebraska, 1954;student, Chicago The Art Institute of Chicago, Summers 1952, 53Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1958.


Director, instructor summer painting workshop Bennington College, 1976-1980. Director Hand Hollow Artists' Foundation, 1984. Lecturer New York University, 1964-1969.

Instructor art Bennington (Vermont) College, 1973-1986, University Vermont, Burlington, 1980. Professor art Fordam University, New York City, 1986-1990.


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    • Solo shows include Galerie Prismes, Paris, 1956, Berkeley Gallery, California 1958, Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania, 1964, Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York City, 1971, 73, Bennington (Vermont) College, 1978, Landmark Gallery, New York City, 1979, Oscarsson-Hood Gallery, New York City, 1981, 83, Sherkat Gallery, New York City, 1988, Albany Center Galleries, New York, 1993, Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, Vermont, 1995, Rall Gallery, Doane College, Crete, Nebraska, 1996, Colburn Gallery, University Vermont, Burlington, 1996, No. B.I.A.S. Gallery, North Bennington, Vermont, 1996, Sheldon Memorial Art Galleries, University Nebraska, 1998, Salina (Kansas) Art Ctr, 1998, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York City, 1999. Exhibited in group shows at Whitney Museum Annual, New York City, 1970, 72, Syracuse (New York ) University Museum, 1977, Brooklyn Museum, 1980-1981, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1981, 82, 85, Fordham University, New York City, 1988, Artists Space, New York City, 1990, State University of New York, Albany, 1991, Williams College Museum Art, 1991, Gibbs Museum, Charleston, South Carolina, 1992, Institute Progressive Art, Boston, 1994, Helen Cevern Gallery, New York City, 1994, Boulder (Colorado) Museum Contemporary Art, 1995, Bennington College, 1997, Eighth Floor Gallery, New York City, 1997, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York City, 1998, Jaffe-Fried & Strauss Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, 1999, Andre Zarre Gallery, New York City, 2000, Corning Gallery, Steuben, New York City, 2001.

      Represented in permanent collections including Guggenheim Museum, New York City, Whitney Museum, New York City, Brooklyn Museum, Oakland Art Museum (California), Sheldon Art Galleries, University Nebraska, Lincoln, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, Spencer Museum Art University Kansas, Lawrence, Beach Museum of Art Kansas State University, Manhattan, Albany (New York ) Institute History and Art, Museum Art University Arizona, Tucson.


Married Philip W. Wofford, November 1962. 1 child, Sara Gwyn Haerer-Wofford.

Alfred Vesper Haerer

Helen Margaret (Bozarth) Haerer

Philip W. Wofford

Sara Gwyn Haerer-Wofford Haerer