Christina Bothwell

Resides in Stillwater, Pennsylvania


1979 -1983 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Pennsylvania, for painting
( self taught- ceramics, glass)


2014 Salon Show, "Christina Bothwell,", Austin Art Projects & Studio, Palm Desert, California
2012 Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2011 POWER IN EACH STEP, Obsolete Gallery, Venice, CA
2010 LANDSCAPE WITHIN, Echt Gallery, Chicago, IL
2009 TRANSITORY PRESENCE, E Avery Draper Showcase, Delaware Center
for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, Delaware
Exhibition travels to Heller Gallery, New York, NY
2008 THE DREAM WELL, Habatat Chicago Gallery, Illinois
2007-2008 INVISIBLE REALITIES, Exhibition travels to Southern Ohio Museum, Portsmouth, OH,
Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, Ohio,
Heller Gallery, New York, NY, 32 page full color catalogue available
2007 BETWEEN FASCINATION AND FEAR: Mixed Media Sculpture,
Heller Gallery, New York, NY
BELOW THE SURFACE, Habatat Gallery Chicago, Illinois
2004 L'Eclat du Verre Gallery, Paris, France
2003 LUCID DREAMING, Habatat Galleries, Chicago, Illinois,
2002 John Elder Gallery, New York City, NY
1999 I REMEMBER YOUR VOICE, Elliot Smith Gallery, Saint Louis, Missouri
HIDDEN IN FULL VIEW, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, California
SCREEN MEMORIES, Clay Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
DOGS, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan
1997 LIVING WITH GHOSTS, Radix Gallery, New York, NY
1996 WHEN DOLLS GROW OLD, K & E Gallery, New York, NY


2014 Figure It, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, Ohio
Contemporary Glass Sculpture, Palm Desert Museum, Palm Desert, California
Narrative Sculpture, Blue Spiral Gallery, Asheville, North Carolina
Shattered, Contemporary Sculpture in Glass, Frederick Meijer Garden Exhibition, Grand Rapids, MI
2013 10 Years, Gallery Sklo's 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Gallery Sklo, Korea
Ocean, A Look at Marine Life Through Glass, Glasmuseet Ebeltoft,
Denmark, *full color catalogue
41st International Glass Award Winners Exhibition, Fort Wayne Museum, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Visions, 41st Annual International Glass Invitational, Habatat Michigan Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan,
*full color catalogue
The Philadelphia Story Exhibition, Asheville Museum of Contemporary
Art, Asheville, North Carolina
2012 Perturbations, Le Musee Febre, France
Fire and Sand, Mesa Museum, Contemporary Art Center
The Female Gaze, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Phila.
40th International Glass Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria
2012 40th Annual International Invitational Glass Exhibition, Habatat
Michigan Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan, *full color catalogue
2011 Strong Presence, Hodgell Gallery, Sarasota, FL
In The Name of Love, Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung Foundation, Germany
*full color book
2011 Strong Presence, Hodgell Gallery, Sarasota, FL
Fresh Figurines, A New Look at a Historical Art Form, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
Regards Complices, Musee Languedocien, Montpelier, France,
*full color catalogue
Anything But Clear, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, Tennessee
Glass Uprising, Swanson Reed Gallery, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville KY 2010
2010 See Through, Islip Art Museum, Long Island, NY
Matters of Size, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
2009 Visages, Rockford Art Museum, Chicago, IL,
Narratives in Contemporary Glass, Art Gallery,Highland Park, IL
Rising Stars, Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Millville, NJ
2007 The Art of Glass from Galle to Chihuly, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
2006 Poetic Expressions of Mortality, Figurative Ceramics, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, Al, Montgomery Museum of Art, Montgomery, Al
Life Insight. The Human Experience, Kentucky Museum of Art, KY.
2005 OUTSIDE THE CENTERS/ON THE EDGE. Exhibition travels to
Kutztown U., Pa College of Art & Design, Lancaster, Erie Art Museum,
Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell U, Lewisberg, Southern Alleghenies
Museum of Art, Loretto, PA
Figurative Art , Arnot Art Museum, NY
2004 1st Biennale International, La Puissance Du Verre dans L'art Contemporain, Paris, Franc


2013 Collector’s Choice Award, 41st Annual Internatl Glass Exhibition, Habatat Gallery, Michigan
2012 Racine Art Museum Award, 40th Annual International
Invitational Glass Exhibition, Habatat Gallery, Michigan
2008 Winner of the Virginia A. Groot Foundation Award for
Excellence in Sculpture, First Place, Chicago,Illinois
2003 Grant, Pennsylvania Council for the Arts, Midatlantic Arts Foundation, PA
2002/1985 Grant, Greenshields Foundation, Quebec, Canada
2001 Full Scholarship/ Pilchuk Glass School, Seattle, WA
1997 Grant, Ruth Chenven Foundation, NYC
1996 Grant, Elizabeth Foundation, NYC
1994 Grant, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, NYC


Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, Museum of International Contemporary Glass, Denmark
SMOG, Shanghai Museum of Glass, Shanghai, China
Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
Tutsek-Stiftung Foundation, Munich, Germany
The Smithsonian Museum of Art’s Archives of American Art,
Oral History Collection
Fuller Craft Museum, MA
Racine Museum, Racine, WI
Corning Glass Museum, NY
Palm Springs Museum, CA
Lowe Art Museum, FL
Virginia Groot Foundation Collection, IL


Joyce Lovelace, "Christina Bothwell", American Craft Magazine, April 2014
Zoe Forget, "Christina Bothwell", Hey! Modern Art and Pop Culture, Issue #15, October 2013, France
Corning Museum of Glass, New Glass Review, #34
Corning Museum of Glass, New Glass Review, #33
Piowaty, Deanna, Christina Bothwell, Sculptures in Glass and Stone,
Combustus Magazine, December 8, 2012
DeWalt, Rob, “Spirits in the Material World, Sculptor Christina Bothwell,
The New Mexican, August 3-9, 2012
Benjamin Genoccio, Art Review- Where a Close Look Goes Right Through
New York Times, Long Island Edition, January 8, 2010
In the Name of Love, Eva-Maria Fahrner-Tutsek, Contemporary Glass
Jl Schnabel, Hi Fructose Magazine, the blog, November 6, 2011
Lomuto, Susan, “Christina Bothwell Explores Below the Surface, Daily Art Muse, February 17, 2011
Corning Museum of Glass, New Glass Review, 32
Archives of American Art: Oral History Collection, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
Corning Museum of Glass, New Glass Review 29
The Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet, 3 Questions for Christina Bothwell, 6/2009
James Yood, Reviews-Christina Bothwell, Glass Quarterly, 9/2005
Benjamin Genoccio, Art Review- Where a Close Look Goes Right Through
New York Times, Long Island Edition, January 8, 2010
Marielle Ernould-Gandouet, Revue Ceramique & Verre Magazine, May 2004
Lee Lawrence, Portfolio Taking Chances, American Style Magazine, 4,2004
Jim Yood, Review, American Craft Magazine, October/November 2003
New Glass Review 23, Neues Glas Magazine, 5, 2002 and 5/2000
D. Dominich Lombardi, "Contemporary Views", New York Times, 1/27/2002
Maria Porges, American Craft Magazine, 1/2,2002 Up Front,
"Fairy Tale Interpretations", Ceramics Monthly, 12, 2001
Gallery, American Craft Magazine, August/September/2001
Lee Lawrence, "Born Again", American Style Magazine, Summer 2001
Lee Lawrence, "The New Craftivists", New Age Magazine, May/June/2001
Mark Zimmerman, C.Bothwell, Flowers of a Beautiful Nightmare, Performing .Arts Journal, 10/1998
Vic Torre, Christina Bothwell-Living with Ghosts, New York Arts Magazine,