2019 New Work, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

2016    A Delicate Balance, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2012    Behind the Sun: New Paintings, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2010    Vortical, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2008    Nature Games, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

               Antiphony, OH+T Gallery, Boston, MA

2006    On Becoming, The Phatory, New York

2004    Supersplat, OH+T Gallery, Boston, MA

2003    Liquid Landscapes: works from the Perfume River series, Islip Art Museum, Collections Gallery, East Islip, New York

2002    Vivid: Recent Paintings, OH+T Gallery, Boston, MA

2000    Perfume River Series, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York, NY

1998    Dot-Blob series, Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art, New York, NY



2017  Colorforms,  works by Jaena Kwon & Carolanna Parlato,  Amy Simon Fine Art

2015    Surfacing, works by Parlato and Alyse Rosner, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT

2013    Walk on the Wild Side, Works by Parlato and Laurel Sparx, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT

2012    Works by Parlato and Drew, Amy Simon Gallery, Westport, CT



2017    Brushless, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

2017    New Gallery, New Work, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2016    Festivus, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2015    Twofold, The Gallery at Industry City, Dedalus Foundation, Brooklyn, NY

2014    Sideshow Nation, Sideshow, Brooklyn, NY

2013    Pour, Asya Geisberg Gallery and Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY

              Pour, Florida Atlantic University, curators: Elisabeth Condon and Carol 

              Prusa with an illustrated catalog with an essay by Stephen Maine, Boca Raton, Florida

              Holiday Delights, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2011    Art In Embassies Program, US Department of State, Guatemala City

              30: Brooklyn Salon exhibition BRIC Contemporary Art, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009    Kuf-Mold, A-Lokalite Gallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands

              Continuum, Amy Simon Fine Arts, Westport, CT

               Precious, Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY

2008    Material Color, Hunterdon Art Museum, curator Mary Birmingham, Clinton, NJ

               Conversations in Paint, Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery at the Art League of Long Island, Dix Hills, NY

                Kuf-Mold, Jan Colle Gallery, Ghent, Belgium

                Peace, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2007    Kuf_Mold, Grand Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey Curator: Suzan Batu

               Everything But ..., Randolph-Macon College Gallery, Ashland, Virginia

               Pillow Talk, Ruth Bachofner Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

               Soulful, 3 person show, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT

              Fluid Abstraction, 3 person show Scott White Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA

2006    Mix Masters, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT

2005    Splat, Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

              What did Puck Say?, Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY

              Surface Tension, Savage Art Resources, Portland, OR

2004    Open House: Working in Brooklyn, curator; Charlotta Kotik Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

              Summer Exhibition, Bruno Marina Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

              Annual Benefit, White Box, New York, NY

              New Year/New Work, gallery artists, OH+T Gallery, Boston, NY

2003    Stroke, Schroeder/Romero Gallery, New York, NY

              Momenta Benefit, White Columns, New York, NY

              Summer Color, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2002    Jump, The Painting Center, New York, NY

               25th Anniversary Selections Exhibition, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

               Tilt, Cristinerose Gallery, New York, NY

               Spill, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY

               Reactions, Exit Art, New York, NY

               Travel to Library of Congress, Washington, DC and Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

              Annual Benefit, White Box, New York, NY

2001    Collection Insights: Recent Acquisitions, curated by Janet Goleas Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

              Minimal to Excess, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

              Summer Exhibition, Sandroni Rey, Venice, CA

               Fusion: Collaborative Drawing, 450 Broadway Gallery, New York, NY

2000    Fluid Flow, James Graham and Sons, New York, NY

               An Interactive Drawing Collage on the Theme of Place, organized by Adelheid Mers, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

               Eye Candy, traveling show

               location 1 -Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum, Cal State University, San Bernardino, CA

               location 2 -Grand Central Art Center, Cal State University, Santa Ana, CA curator: Sue Joyce

              Abstract Works on Paper, Jay Grimm Gallery, New York, NY

              Out of Y2K, Im n IL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1999    Skin Tight, The Workspace, New York, NY

               Size Matters, Neoimages and Gale Gates et al, Brooklyn, NY

               Outer Boroughs, White Columns, New York, NY

               Three Painters, LA.NY.LA., Cheryl Pelavin Fine Art, New York, NY

1998    Little, Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art, New York, NY

               Fashioned, White Box, New York, NY and Philadelphia, PA

              Unnatural Selection, Raritan Valley Community College, NJ

1997    New York Drawers, works on paper from the Pierogi 2000 flat file, 

               Gasworks Gallery, London, UK and Corner House Gallery, Manchester, UK

               Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn, works on paper from the 

               Pierogi flat file, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

               Surface and Shadow, Abstraction Revisited, Islip Art Museum, NY

               Affirm Identity, Kingsborough Community College Art Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

               Surface, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

               Sizzle, Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art, New York, NY

               Obsessions, curator: Janet Riker, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

               Cool, The Lobby Gallery, Deutsche Bank, New York, NY

1996    Range of Effect, Wake Forrest University Art Gallery, curator: Paige Loughlin, Winston Salem, NC

               Living With It, Paul Lembersky, New York, NY

1995    Under Glass, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY

              “Oooze”, Black and Herron Space, New York, NY


2016 Nominee for the Anonymous Was A Woman Award 


2016      McGlynn, Tom. "Carolanna Parlato: A Delicate Balance," The Brooklyn Rail, February web exclusive

                Butler, Sharon "Sweet direction for Carolanna Parlato," Two Coats of Paint, February 10

                 Panero, James "Gallery Chronicle", The New Criterion, February

                 Halasz, Piri "Appealing Duo: Parlato & Walker at Elizabeth Harris", From the Mayor's Doorstep, January 10

2013    Einspruch, Franklin, Oil as Water: Pour at Lesley Heller and Asya Geisberg, Artcritical, September 19

               Haber, John, Pour It On, June

               Frank, Peter, Haiku Reviews, July 13

2012    Halasz, Piri, Carolanna Parlato, From the Mayor’s Doorstep

               Acha, Beverly, Bringing the Hand Back into Play: Carolanna Parlato at Elizabeth Harris, Artcritical

               Nichols, Matthew Guy, “Behind the Sun,” New paintings from Carolanna Parlato, exhibition catalog. Elizabeth Harris Gallery,  New York

2010    Landi, Ann, “Carolanna Parlato at Elizabeth Harris,” ARTnews, April

               Panero, James, Gallery Chronicle, The New Criterion, March

               Kotik, Charlotta, “Vorticality in Motion,” exhibition catalog, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2009    Birmingham, Mary, “Material Color,” exhibition catalog, Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ

2008    Maine, Stephen, “Call-and-Response”, The New York Sun, January 17

               Mattera, Joanna, “Carolanna Parlato at Elizabeth Harris Gallery”, 

               Joanna Mattera Art Blog, March 01

2006    Nichols, Matthew Guy, “Carolanna Parlato at the Phatory”, Art in America, May

              Cohen, David, “Prada Boxes & Motherboards - Zucker, Isensee and Parlato  at the Phatory”, The New York Sun, January 26

2004    McQuaid, Cate, “Finding Fascination in Blots, Splats, Bubbles and Shimmer:Jazzy Supersplat”, The Boston Globe, May 14

               Cohen, David, “Open House at the Brooklyn Museum .” The New York Sun,  April 22 and at

               The Brooklyn Museum, “Open” exhibition catalog

                Kalm, James, “A Boom Grows in Brooklyn” The Brooklyn Rail, July

               Row, DK, “Shows of Note: Surface Tension” Oregonian, Dec

2003    McQuaid, Cate, “Galleries” The Boston Globe, Jan. 17

               Cohen, David, “Summer Color.” The New York Sun, July 3

               Seidel, Miriam, “ New York Abstracts Energetic with Color”, The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 12

2002    Johnson, Ken, “Jump”, The New York Times

               Lombardi, D. Dominick, “Spill.” The New York Times, July 7

               McQuaid, Cate. “Critics’ Picks: Carolanna Parlato Vivid.” The Boston Globe, April 5

              “Vivid.” South End News, April 18

               Kaplan, Renee. “The South End’s Surprising New Warehouse Chic” 

               Harvard Law School Record, April 11

2001    New American Paintings, Book XXXII . Boston, Massachusetts: The Open Studios Press, 2001, pp 130-133

               Schwabsky, Barry, “Desire and Danger.” Essay for catalog: Carolanna Parlato: Perfune River Series. New York

2000    Johnson, Ken, “Fluid Flow.” The New York Times, August 11

               Joyce, Susan. Eye Candy - West and East Coast Contemporary Women Painters (exhibition catalog), CA California State University, San Bernardino/Grand  Central Press, 2000. Pp. 28 - 29

               Kalm, James. “Carolanna Parlato, Perfume River @ Cheryl Pelavin.” 

               NY ARTS: International Edition. v. 5, no.3 (March 2000), pp. 92-95

               Photo reproduction of Perfume River III featured in “The Art Guide.” 

               New York Magazine, August 14 p. 83

1998    Dalton, Jennifer. “Fashioned.” REVIEW , September 15

              Arning, Bill. Fashioned, (exh. cat.) White Box, New York

              Schwabsky, Barry. “Abstract Painting, Though Not Entirely.” 

             The New York Times, October 25

              Scott, Sue. “Carolanna Parlato: Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art.” 

              COVER MAGAZINE. V. 12, no. 3, (May)

              McGlynn, Tom. Unnatural Selection: The Transformation of Nature in 

              Abstraction, (exh. cat.). New Jersey: Raritan Valley College, NJ



      ArtBank Collection, US Dept. of State, Washington, DC

     Francis Greenburger Collection

     Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

     Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

     The Library of Congress, Washington, DC

     Percent for Art Program, DCA, New York, NY

     Pfizer Inc., NY, NY

     Princess Cruise Line, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

     Public Art for Public Schools, New York, NY



     MFA San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA Painting and Printmaking

     BS College of Mt. St Vincent, Riverdale, NY