Pamela Goode

Curriculum Vitae

Skill Set
Mosaic: Design, Fabrication (Italian and Mexican Smalti, Stained Glass, Porcelain, Ceramic, Mixed Media), Color, Installation
Planning: Big-Picture Orientation with strong grasp of necessary components and timeline
Detail Love: Owning the Difference between Fabricator and Artist
Work Style: Cool Head, Steady Hands, Effective Communicator, Disciplined


Related Work Experience
1999 – Present: Principal, Pamela Goode Mosaics; Designer, Fabricator, Instructor
2018 - Present: Founder and Principal, Wild Hair Adventures; Owner, Instructor, Logistics, Leader
2012 – Present: Founder and Principal, Mosaic Art Retreats; Owner, Instructor, Logistics, Leader
2008 – 2018: Founding Partner Ciel Gallery, Charlotte, NC; Owner, Artist, Instructor
1990 – 2000: Owner and Graphic Designer, Seaport Press, Georgetown, SC


Mosaic Installations and Art Projects

2018, Mosaic Mural Installation, Group Participant, Designer, Fabricator, Installer
11' x 8' Glass and Porcelain Exterior Wall Installation with Julie Richey Tours, Casa de las Ranas, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

2018, Eyes Up Mosaic Installation: Design, Fabrication, Installation
40" x 40" Porcelain Tile Exterior Floor Installation, Charlotte Latin School, Charlotte, NC

2018, 3rd Place Winner, Mount Holly, NC Lantern Parade: Design, Fabrication
48” x 36” 3-D Lighted, Organic Paper Lantern with Wire Armature

2016, Memorial Mosaic Installation: Designer, Fabricator
7’ x 4’  Glass Mosaic Mural, Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte, NC

2016, Finalist, Peacehaven Sensory Wall, Greensboro, NC

2013 – 2014, Public Art
Unfurled Collaborative Mosaic Mural: Project Conception, Coordinator, Artist, Installer, with Lin Schorr
8′ x 14′  Glass Mosaic Mural with 52 International Artists, Charlotte, NC

2012, Science Building Mosaic Mural: Project Coordinator, Instructor, Installer
8’ x 4’  Glass Mosaic Mural, Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte, NC

2009, Public Art, Community Mosaic Project: Co-Chair, Technical Advisor, Artist, Installer, Instructor, Volunteer Coordinator
3’ x 75’  Glass and Porcelain Mosaic Mural with 300 Volunteers, Charlotte Art League, Charlotte, NC

2008, Kefa Coffee Mosaic Mural, Participating Artist in conjunction with Laurel True, Institute of Mosaic Art
9’ x 5’  Porcelain Mosaic Mural, Oakland, CA

2008, Public Art, Community Beautification Mosaic Mural In Conjunction with Josef Norris, Institute of Mosaic Art
9’ x 12’  Ceramic Mosaic Mural, Oakland, CA 2008

2007, Public Art
Pews on Parade Citywide Exhibition, Artist, Charlotte, NC


Gallery Representation

  • Ciel Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina, 2008 – Present

  • Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics, Chicago, 2010 – 2012

  • Maplestone Gallery, Creemore, Ontario, Canada 2009



  • Pop-Up Exhibition Paris, France, September 2017

  • Accidental Obsessions Featured Artist, Ciel Gallery, August 2017

  • Olive Stack Gallery, Listowel, Ireland, May 2017

  • Invitational Exhibition, CCDS, Charlotte, NC, 2017

  • Invitational Exhibition, Mount Holly, NC 2017

  • Gimme Shelter Juried Exhibition, Charlotte, NC, 2017

  • BUILD Juried Exhibition, Charlotte, NC, 2016

  • Characters in a Book Mosaic Invitational Exhibition, Lexington, KY, 2016

  • Piece by Piece: The Art of Mosaic Invitational Exhibition, Orlando, 2015

  • Behind the Glass, The Inner World of Mosaic Artists, UK Online, 2015

  • Back to the Garden Juried Exhibition, Charlotte, 2015

  • Mosaic Arts International, 2014, 2010, 2009, 2008 (Dallas, Chicago, San Diego, Phoenix)

  • Beyond Borders, Northville Art House, Michigan, 2014, 2012

  • International Contemporary Mosaic Art Invitational, Clauiano, Italy, 2010

  • Contemporary Mosaic Art, Ciel Gallery, 2008, 2009; Juror: Giulio Menossi, Udine, Italy

  • The Art Collective, Foust Studio, Charlotte, NC, 2007



  • Follow Your Art: A Color Wheel Project, Placemaking Grant, Charlotte, NC, 2016 - 2017



  • National Arts Program, Charlotte/Mecklenburg, NC, 2014

  • Colorado Mosaic Artists Education Grant Program, 2014



  • 100 Love Notes, by Hyong Yi, Illustrator, 2017

  • Guide to Mosaic Techniques, by Bonnie Fitzgerald, Artwork and Text Contributions, 2015

  • Nature Biotechnology Journal, Mosaic selected for Cover Art, August 2014

  • “Unfurled: Collaborative Mosaic Inspires Creative Play,” Groutline, Lead Story, Society of American Mosaic Artists (SAMA) Quarterly Journal, Winter 2014

  • BREAKOUT! Your Pathway to Success, by Brit Hammer-Dijcks, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2010

  • Mosaic Art Now, 2010, 2008

  • Cabin Life, 2010

  • Today’s Charlotte Woman, 2010, 2008

  • “A Full Buffet: Charlotte, North Carolina’s Ciel Gallery is a Boon to Regional Artists,” Groutline, Society of American Mosaic Artists, Spring 2009

  • Gallery Guide Art, Mosaic Arts International 2007

  • Sculptural Pursuit Magazine, Winter 2007

  • Mosaic Yearbook, Featured Artist, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009



  • Art Residency and Exhibition, Paris, 2017

  • Olive Stack Gallery, Listowel, Ireland, 2016, 2017



  • Scuola Mosaico, Ravenna, Italy

  • Institute of Mosaic Art, Oakland, CA

  • Chicago Mosaic School, Chicago

  • Numerous Classes with Instructors both International and American



  • Society of American Mosaic Artists

  • British Association for Modern Mosaic

  • Community Built Association

  • Philadelphia Magic Gardens

  • North Carolina Arts Council

  • Arts and Science Council, Mecklenburg County


Special Mosaic Projects Completed With

  • Goodwill Industries, Boys and Girls Clubs of America, UMAR Artists with Intellectual and Development Disabilities, Women’s Commission on Domestic Violence Support


Past Associations

  • Vice President Fundraising, Charlotte Art League Board of Directors, 2009 – 2010

  • Human Rights Committee, Board of Disabilities, Georgetown County, SC, 1995 – 2000

  • Hospice Board of Directors, Georgetown County, SC, 1995


Duke University, BA English; Minor Comparative Religion; Cum Laude