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  • 2012 Nov Wild Women, guest exhibiting artist, Wilbur May Museum, Reno NV
  • 2012 May-July solo exhibit, Wolfdale’s, Tahoe City, Lake Tahoe, CA
  • 2012 Feb-Apr Carole Sesko, a retrospective, Sierra College, Truckee CA
  • 2012 Jan “Carole Sesko, 2012 New Works”, solo exhibit, Martis Camp, Truckee CA
  • 2011 Feb-May solo exhibit, The Soule Domain, Crystal Bay, Lake Tahoe, CA
  • 2011 Feb “Carole Sesko: 2011 New Works”, solo exhibit, Martis Camp, Truckee CA
  • 2011 Jan-Feb “A Circus of Color”, invitational group exhibit, Placer Arts Gallery, Auburn CA
  • 2010 Jan-May Solo exhibit, Trio Bistro, Historic Kruger White House, Truckee CA
  • 2009 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2009 Jan-Jun Artist in Residence at The Rock, Truckee CA
  • 2008 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2008 Feb-Nov Solo exhibit, Dragonfly, Truckee CA
  • 2007 Dec Solo exhibit, “More Than Meets the Eye,” Vision Place Gallery, Reno NV
  • 2007 Oct Juried group exhibit, “Seasons of Martis Valley,” Truckee Gallery, Truckee CA
  • 2007 Sep-Oct Curator and exhibitor, “Truckee Tahoe: Modern Regional Art,” CSCA, Truckee CA
  • 2007 Sep Installation artist, “Trails and Vistas,” Truckee CA
  • 2007 Aug Solo exhibit, Trio Bistro, Historic Kruger White House, Truckee CA
  • 2007 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2007 Feb-Apr Solo exhibit, Dragonfly, Truckee CA
  • 2006 Dec Collaborative exhibit, “Party of Three,” CSCA, Truckee CA
  • 2006 Aug Invitational group exhibit, Reno City Hall, Reno, NV
  • 2006 Aug-Sep “Delicious Divas: Alex Kelly and Carole Sesko,” Wild Cherries, Truckee CA
  • 2006 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour,
  • 2005 Aug Traveling Western RV Biennial Art Show, Davis CA
  • 2005 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2005 May Solo exhibit, “Structure and Rhythm”, North Tahoe Art Center, Tahoe City, CA
  • 2005 Feb featured artist, Vrooman Fine Art Gallery, Truckee CA
  • 2004 Dec-Jan Solo exhibit, East-West Gallery at Latitudes, Auburn, CA
  • 2004 Sep-Oct Solo Exhibit, Cottonwood, Truckee CA
  • 2004 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2004 May-Jun Solo exhibit, Plumas Bank, Truckee CA
  • 2003 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2003 Apr-Jun Solo exhibit, Dragonfly, Truckee CA
  • 2003 Jan Featured artist, Local Color, Incline Village, NV
  • 2002 Oct-Nov Solo exhibit, “An Exploration of Form and Color”, North Tahoe Art Center, Tahoe City, CA
  • 2002 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2001 Dec-Jan Art in Public Places: Matt Dodge and Carole Sesko, Cottonwood, Truckee CA
  • 2001 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 2000 Sep Solo exhibit, Corison Gallery, North Tahoe Art Center, Tahoe City CA
  • 2000 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 1999 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 1998 Oct Juried group exhibit, “Art Meets Design,” North Tahoe Art Center, Tahoe City, CA
  • 1998 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 1997 Sept Group art-to-wear exhibit, “Baroque and Raising Monet,” North Tahoe Arts Center, Tahoe City CA
  • 1997 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 1996 Nov Group exhibit, “Form and Function,” North Tahoe Arts Center, Tahoe City, CA
  • 1996 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 1996 Jun Invitational exhibit, “Three Artists from Truckee”, North Tahoe Art Center, Tahoe City CA
  • 1995 Oct-Nov Nance Leikhim and Carole Sesko, US Bank, Truckee CA
  • 1995 Aug-Sep Carole Sesko and Anke Haas, Cottonwood, Truckee CA
  • 1995 Jul Tahoe ARTour, juried open studio tour
  • 1994 Oct Featured artist and speaker, Sierra Artist Network, Granlibakken, Lake Tahoe, CA
  • 1993 Sept Group exhibit, “Local Color: Being an Artist in Truckee,” funded by the Nevada County Arts Council, Cottonwood, Truckee CA
  • 1993 Sep Group exhibit with Carmen Carr and Denise Gilroy, “Site-seeing,” Tahoe Tree Gallery, Tahoe City, CA
  • 1992 Dec Group invitational exhibit, Tay’nazha’ Gallery, Truckee CA
  • 1987 Oct Solo exhibit, “Carole Sesko: Textile and Furniture Design,” UC Davis Craft Center Gallery, Davis CA

Related Experience

  • 2012 to present Truckee Tahoe Airport District, Art Coordinator.
  • 2011 to present Martis Camp, Artist in Residence and Folk School instructor.
  • 2010 to present Truckee Public Art Commission, chair emertus.
  • 2009 Tahoe ARTour coordinator
  • 2009 Juror of Awards, Alumni Art Exhibit, Sierra College, Truckee CA
  • 2009 Art exhibit coordinator, Mountain Area, Preservation Foundation fundraising event, Cedar House Sports Hotel, Truckee CA
  • 2005-09 Contributing writer and columnist for art feature “Picassos Among Us,” Moonshine Ink, Truckee’s independent news
  • 2005-08 Owner, Carole Sesko Contemporary Art, working art studio and exhibit space, Industrial Way, Truckee CA
  • 2005-06 Art Administrator of public art project at Martis Valley Outlook, Truckee CA
  • 2006 Juror of Awards, annual community art show “Barns, Birds, and Barbecue,” Sierra County, CA
  • 1998-2003 Juror of Awards, annual “Splendor of the Sierra” fine art show, Northstar at Tahoe, CA

Education, Training, and Community Service

  • University of California, Davis, Bachelor of Science, Design
  • Simon’s Rock College, Great Barrington MA, Associate of Arts
  • 2007 Leadership Program Graduate, Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce and North Lake Tahoe Resort Association
  • 2005-06 Nevada Museum of Art, Reno NV, docent training graduate and exhibit installation volunteer
  • 2002-present Historic Preservation Advisory Commissioner, Town of Truckee CA
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Featured local artist Carole Sesko as seen on HGTV Dream Home Lake Tahoe 2014