Carla Repice is a first generation Italian American born to Southern Italian immigrants post WWII. Her work addresses issues of racism, memory, and violence against children. Repice received her MFA in performance art from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and studied painting and contemporary art and feminist theory with Rose Shakinovsky and Claire Gavronsky at The Lorenzo de Medici School of Art in Florence, Italy. She has shown her work at The deCordova Museum, MA; Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY; The San Diego Museum of Art, CA; The New York Historical Society, NY; The Radical Archives Conference organized by Mariam Ghani and Chitra Ganesh, NY; Trinity Church in the City of Boston, MA; Five Myles, Brooklyn, NY; Chashama Pop Up Space, Ridgewood, Queens; and LinkSoul Lab, Oceanside, CA. Her art and teaching practice has been written about in Art Journal Open, The New Yorker, The Boston Globe, Hyperallergic, Art Fag City, The Huffington Post and NPR. She has been awarded residencies at Yaddo and SPACE at Ryder Farm in upstate New York. Repice founded and was the Artistic Director of The Bronx Art Collective, a nationally recognized social justice and visual arts program for high school youth at the DreamYard Art Center in the South Bronx. She is currently the Manager of Education and Engagement at Bard Graduate Center where she launched and directs The Lab for Teen Thinkers, and an adjunct lecturer at The City College of New York.