Carolyn M. Muskat

Carolyn’s work has been in local, national, and international exhibitions, including the solo exhibitions “Here and Now: Prints by Carolyn Muskat” at the Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX, “A Sense of Place” at Smith College in MA and “Waystation” at Art House 5 in Hanoi, Vietnam, plus the group exhibitions  “ 4th Jogja International Miniprint Biennale 2020-21”, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, “Four Americans: Prints and Works on Paper” at the Fine Arts Assoc. Exhibition House in Hanoi, Vietnam, and “Carving a Creative Path: Prints from BIG INK’s Permanent Collection,” curated by Kate Driscoll, The Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth, GA.  Carolyn has traveled extensively to Southeast Asia as an invited artist representing the US at several international arts festivals, including Vietnam, Malaysia, and Indonesia.  In May 2018, Carolyn traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa to teach and work at Artists Proof Studio. 

Carolyn Muskat owns and operates Muskat Studios, a professional printmaking studio in Somerville, MA where she creates her own work and collaborates with artists to produce original fine art prints.  The Studio recently celebrated 25 years of collaboration and artistic creation with the publication of a portfolio of prints: “25 Artists, 25 prints, 25 years”.  Carolyn has worked with more than 50 artists to publish over 400 prints in the past 27 years. 

Ms. Muskat has also been invited to teach at several local art colleges, including the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Hartford Art School, and Lesley University College of Art & Design.  At the 2019 SGCI Conference in Dallas, TX, Carolyn was awarded the Excellence in Teaching Award.  As part of the 2015 SGCI Conference in Knoxville, TN, Carolyn participated in the International Panel:  “Outside the Comfort Zone: The Print as a form of Graphic Diplomacy”.  She has also presented numerous technical demonstrations.  She has given numerous talks and lectures at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Danforth Museum of Art, the Art Complex Museum in Duxbury, and the Museum of Printing in North Andover.  Ms. Muskat is an active member of The Boston Printmakers. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA and is a Tamarind Master Printer.