Kara Knobelsdorff


Studied classical sculpture at the Lyme Academy of Fine Arts for four and one half years. The youngest sculptor ever to be awarded first place in the National Sculpture Society’s Young Sculptors Competition (for those 35 and under). Awarded the National Sculpture Society’s scholarship. Featured in Sculpture Review magazine. Has pieces in public and private collections.


Lyme Academy of Fine Arts, Old Lyme, CT

Studied under: Laci de Gerenday, Elizabeth Gordon Chandler, Deane Keller

Represented by:

Agora Gallery, New York, NY, 1996

Spring Street Studio, Chester, CT, late 1990s

Pratt-Wright Gallery, Noank, CT, 1992

Old Saybrook Colony Artists, Old Saybrook, CT, 1992


Slater Museum, Connecticut Juried Show, 2013, 2006

Lyme Art Association shows, 2012

“The Self”, 5-person show, New York, 1996

Madison, Clinton, and Old Saybrook Art Society juried shows, 1993, 1994


Clinton Art Society

First Place/Chesebrough Pond’s Award, 1994

Madison Art Society

People’s Choice/Carriage House Gallery Award, 1993

Third Place/William Thompson Award, 1994

National Sculpture Society Scholarship, 1991

Walter and Michael Lantz Prize, 1990

Other employment:

Acton Public Library, Technical Services, 1994-present


Portfolio available upon request