Carol Brown Goldberg was born in Baltimore, MD. She moved to the Washington, DC metro area after graduating from University of Maryland with a B.A. in American Studies. She received a second B.A. at the Corcoran School of Art, where she was awarded the Eugene M. Weisz award upon graduation. In 1989 and 1990, Goldberg produced and curated a 14-part lecture series, “Voices of Our Time,” which explored the relationship between art and science. She has taught at American University and University of Maryland, was Artist in Residence at Chautauqua Institute, is a recipient of the Maryland State Arts Award, serves on the board of The Phillips Collection in Washington, DC and on the Collector’s Committee of the Reading Public Museum.
In 2012 she was featured on the cover for Art Santa Fe. Also in 2012, she and neuro-scientist Partha Mitra discussed ‘Creativity and the Brain” on a panel led by artist Fre Ilgen in Berlin, Germany. The same year, she produced the award winning short film, The Color of Time. She has recently been awarded third prize for a sculpture installation scheduled for the Parque de Levante in Murcia, Spain. Her paintings and sculpture were recently on a touring exhibition through 2014-2016, which included the Vero Beach Museum of Art, the Foosaner Art Museum, South Dakota Art Museum, and Lake Charles Cultural Center. Other recent exhibition venues include The Frost Art Museum, The Phillips Collection, and Reading Public Museum. Forthcoming exhibitions in 2018 include the the Katzen Arts Center at American University and Washington County Museum of Fine Arts.
She has shown in the U.S. and internationally in over 100 solo and group exhibitions, including solo traveling painting exhibits throughout Spain and Mexico. Her work is included in many museums and private collections, including New Orleans Museum of Art and National Museum for Women in the Arts, as well as permanent outdoor sculpture installations at Medina del Campo Sculpture Park in Spain, The Kreeger Museum in Washington, DC, The Katzen Arts Center at American University, George Washington University, Montclair State University, Chautauqua Institution and Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.