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Exhibitions

2018      The Mosaic Experience, Invitational group exhibition, Auray, FR
             Chiaroscuro: Casting Shadows in Mosaic, Invitational group exhibition, Carlton, OR USA
2017      MUSIWA18, Invitational group exhibition, Florence, IT

             Chiaroscuro: Casting Shadows in Mosaic, Invitational group exhibition, Lincoln City, OR USA
             Mosaic Arts International, International Juried exhibition, Detroit, MI USA
             Primera Exposición Internacional de Mosaico Contemporáneo, Invitational Exhibition, Buenos Aires, AR

2016      Tsu Na Gu, International Invitational Exhibition, Kyoto, JP
             Tesserae 2016: Materia, Forma e Colore, Invitational group exhibition, Clauiano, IT
             Contemporary Mosaic Art (CMA) Summit 2016, Juried exhibition, Ashland, OR USA
             Divide and Contour: The Living Edge, Solo exhibition, Institute of Mosaic Art, Berkeley, CA USA
2015      Mosaic Arts International, International Juried exhibition, Philadelphia, PA USA
             Contemporary Mosaic Art Summit 2015, Invitational group exhibition, Ashland, OR USA

2014      Mosaic Arts International, International juried group exhibition, Houston, TX USA
             Contemporary Mosaic Art Summit 2014, Invitational group exhibition, Ashland, OR USA
            
Tesserae 2014, Invitational group exhibition, Clauiano, IT
             Tessellated Abstraction II: Invitational group exhibition (Artist-Curator), Tieton, WA USA
             Tessellated Abstraction: Invitational group exhibition (Artist-Curator), Seattle, WA USA

2013      Transposition: Invitational group exhibition (Artist-Curator), Seattle, WA USA
             Mosaic Arts International, Juried group exhibition, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA USA
             Northwest Mosaic Today, Juried group exhibition, Tacoma, WA USA
2012      Contemporary Mosaic Art, Invitational group exhibition, Clauiano, IT
             Uprisings, Solo exhibition, Seattle Mosaic Arts, Seattle, WA USA
             Solo Exhibition, Fremont Jewelry Design,Seattle, WA USA
2011      Andamento: The Flow of Mosaics, Juried group exhibition, Ashland, OR USA

             National Mosaic Exhibition of Cape Cod, Juried group exhibition, Falmouth, MA USA
             Andamento: The Flow of Mosaics, Juried group exhibition, Ashland, OR USA
2010      Reasonable and Seasonable: A National Juried Exhibit of Mosaic and Encaustic Art, Putnam, CT USA
             Art in Pieces, International juried invitational group exhibition, Mystic, CT USA
             Tesserae: The Art of Mosaic, Juried group exhibition, Long Beach, CA USA

2009     Cutting Edges: Contemporary Mosaic Art, Juried group exhibition, Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, Lake Oswego, OR USA
             University of Washington Applied Physics Laboratory, Invitational solo exhibition, Seattle, WA USA
             Radical Dimension: Glass Mosaic as Extreme Sport, Juried Solo Exhibition, Institute of Mosaic Art, Oakland CA USA

2008     Sum of All Parts 2, Juried group exhibition, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX USA
             An Ancient Language, A Modern Translation, Juried invitational group exhibition, Granville Center for the Arts, Garland, TX USA
            
University of Washington Applied Physics Laboratory, Invitational solo exhibition, Seattle, WA USA
             Mosaic Arts International, International juried group exhibition, Bakehouse Arts Complex, Miami, FL USA
            
Global Priorities, International juried group exhibition, The Atelier, Miami FL USA
2007     An Ancient Language-A Modern Translation, Juried invitational group exhibition, Granville Center for the Arts, Garland, TX USA

Awards

2015      Innovation in Contemporary Mosaic, Society of American Mosaic Artists

Selected Commissions

2017      (In process) Seattle, WA, Private residence, two panels in glass and ceramic (36sf, interior)
2013      Sashco, Inc., 2D logo panel in glass for corporate headquarters (16sf, interior)
             Laticrete, Inc., Two original 2D panels in glass featuring Laticrete thinset and grout (18sf, interior)
2012      Edmonds, WA, Hazel Miller Plaza, mosaic wall (50sf, exterior)
             University of Washington Applied Physics Laboratory, glass panel series sited in lobby; (30 sq ft, interior)
2007     Seattle, WA, Private residence, glass mosaic on fireplace and glass cabinet doors (27 sq ft, interior)
             Gold Mountain, AZ, five-panel landscape series in unglazed porcelain on exterior wall (10 sq ft, exterior)

professional experience

2018                  Austin School of Mosaic Art, Visiting Artist/Instructor, Austin, TX, Visiting Artist Instructor
2017                  Northwest Mosaic Art Alliance, Seattle, WA, Founding member
                         Mosaic Association of Australia and New Zealand, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Tina Davis Studio, Visiting Artist Instructor, Longmont, CO

2017-Present    Hughes Studio, Woodford, NSW, AU, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Studio 9, Oakland, CA, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Creative Mosaics, Adelaide, SA, AU, Visiting Artist Instructor
2015-Present    Society of American Mosaic Artists, Ligonier, PA, Instructor
2014-2016         Touchstone Center for Crafts, Framington, PA, Instructor
2014                  Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, Instructor
                         Cape Cod Mosaic Workshops, Visiting Artist Instructor
2013-present    Santa Barbara School of Mosaic Art, Santa Barbara, CA, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Mosaic Oasis, Boston, MA, Visiting Artist Instructor
2013                  Mosaic Beach, Toronto, ON, Canada, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Mosaikashop, Montreal, QC, Canada, Visiting Artist Instructor
2012-2017         Maverick Mosaics, Vienna, VA, Visiting Artist Instructor
2012                  Artisan Glass, Austin, TX, Visiting Artist Instructor
2012-2014         Dura Mosaica, LLC, a collaborative mosaic partnership, Seattle, WA, Founder
2011                  Creative Arts Center of Dallas, TX, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Oddly Enough Mosaics, Edmonton, AB, Canada, Professional Fabricator on 436sf airport mural

2010-present   Seattle Mosaic Arts, Visiting Artist Instructor
2010-2013         Maplestone Gallery, Creemore, ON, Visiting Artist Instructor
                         Ciel Gallery, Charlotte, NC Visiting Artist Instructor
2009-2016         Institute of Mosaic Art, Berkeley, CA, Visiting Artist Instructor
2008-2011         Seattle Stained Glass, Seattle WA, Mosaic Arts InstructoR 
2008                 Team Leader for Public Mosaic Project, Crescent City Art Project, New Orleans, LA
2007-present   Rivenworks Mosaic Studio, Seattle, WA; mosaic design, fabrication, installation, instruction
1990-2006        University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Program Manager

Residencies/Symposia

2019      Olive stack gallery, listowel, IR, 4-wk residency
2017      3rd international symposium on mosaic, udine, IT

Lectures

2017      Bringing Sexy Back (To Your Studio Practice), Society of American Mosaic Artists, Detroit, MI
             The Collaboration Equation: E(nergy) = M(odulation)C(reativity)2, Mosaic Association of Australia and New Zealand, Hobart, TaS
             Mosaic as a Creative Practice, Colorado Mosaic Artists, Denver, CO
2016      Mosaic as a Creative Practice, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA
2015      Beyond Technique: That Elusive “Something More”, Society of American Mosaic Artists, Philadelphia, PA
             Coming Down with a Chronic Case of Creativity, Contemporary Mosaic Summit, Ashland, OR
2014      The Jazz of Mosaic, Society of American Mosaic Artists, Houston, TX
             The Jazz of Mosaic, Mighty Tieton Open House, Tieton, WA

Features/Publications

2017                   Mosaique: Du savoir-faire a l'oeuvre d'art, by Cecile Perrichard, book
2017                   Winter 2016      Mosaique Magazine, interview and images, Magazine

Fall 2014            Bonnie Fitzgerald’s Guide to Mosaic Techniques, by Bonnie Fitzgerald, Book
Sept 2012            300+ Mosaic Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets, by Bonnie Fitzgerald, Book
Summer 2011      Firewater II, Mosaic Fine Art Abstracts, by I. Levy and P. Givens, Book
Apr 2011             12 Incredible Mosaics from Around the World and Web, by L. Pyfer, Curbly.com, Online posting
Fall 2010            Profitable Glass Quarterly, “Dimension and Texture Add Excitement to Fine-Art Stained Glass Mosaics”, by R. Heisler
Dec 2009            Kelley Knickerbocker, Seattle Mosaic Artist, by S. Alexander, Listen To My Artbeat, Online posting
Fall 2008            Groutline: Quarterly Journal of the Society of American Mosaic Artists,“Artist Profile: Confessions of a Texture Junkie,”  
                           by K. Knickerbocker, pg 5

Professional Memberships

Society of American Mosaic Artists
Mosaic Association of Australia and New Zealand

Associazione Internazionale Mosacisti Contemporanei
British Association of Modern Mosaic

References

Available upon request.

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