Carol Gouthro, a graduate of the School of Art, University of Manitoba, Canada, is a Seattle-based ceramic artist and educator who has been maintaining a studio practice and exhibiting for over 40 years. Carol has an extensive exhibition record of solo, invitational, and juried exhibitions, including the recent 2-year installation of her work in the forum of the Bellevue Arts Museum. Other recent shows include Profusion at Eutectic Gallery, Portland, Oregon, 2018, The Subversive Flower, NCECA 2018, Pittsburgh, Pa, Biomophics, at Studio Amoca, Pasadena, Ca, and Function, Form & Fantasy, Ceramics from the Dr. Robert and Deanna Harris Burger Collection at the Flint Institute of Art, May-Aug 2016.
Her ceramic works have been published in many books and periodicals including the March 2016 issue of Ceramics Monthly with a feature article on her work by Matthew Kangas, Carol Gouthro at Gallery IMA and the March 2018 issue with a feature article by Heidi McKenzie, Ebullience and Gusto with Carol Gouthro. Her works are included in many public and private collections including the Racine Art Museum, Flint Institute of Art, Kamm Foundation Collection, and Kolvo/Sullivan Ceramic Collection. Carol teaches workshops internationally, teaching at La Meridiana International Ceramic School in Italy , May 2019 and at the Gaya Ceramic Art Center in Bali Indonesia in August 2019. In the Seattle area, she has been a ceramics instructor at the Seward Park Clay Studio and the Kirkland Arts Center for 30 years.