Charlie Parriott



Selected Resume



1952               Born:  Norwalk, Connecticut



1985-86         University of Applied Arts, Prague, Czechoslovakia (IREX)

1974-79         Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

1972-76         California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA, BFA



2011              William Traver Gallery, “Little Orphan Army”, Seattle WA

2007              William Traver Gallery, “Fictions”, Tacoma, WA

2006              Heller Gallery, “Studies From OZ”, NYC, NY

2006              William Traver Gallery, “Soldier Factory” Tacoma, WA

1993              Daniel Saxon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1992              Butters Gallery, Portland OR

1990,82,79    Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA



2008               William Traver Gallery, “Looking Ahead”, Tacoma, WA

2007               Behind Glass, Arts Center, St. Petersburg, Florida

2007               A Legacy in Studio Glass, S.F. Museum of Craft and Design, S.F., CA

99’-’09           “Whidbey Invitational Glass Show”, Museo Gallery, Langley, WA

1998              “Narration in Contemporary  Glass”, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT

1996               “Glass ‘96 in Japan”, Odakyu Museum, Tokyo, Japan

1995               “Contemporary Glass”, New Workshop, Taipei, China

1993               Chicago International New Art Forms Expo, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

1991               “Libensky Alumni 1976-1989”, Manes Gallery, Prague, CR



2001 -2012    Hauberg Fellowship, Pilchuck Glass School

1997              American Scandinavian Foundation

1995-96         Fulbright Scholar to the Czech Republic

1990              National Endowment for the Arts and Crafts Fellowship

1985-86         International Research and Exchanges Research Grant, Czechoslovakia

1984              Saxe Emerging Artists Fellowship, Pilchuck Glass School

1976              Artistic Merit Award, C.C.A.C., Oakland CA



                      Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague, CR

                      Tacoma Art Museum, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Seattle University

                      Safco,  Microsoft Corporation

                      Corning Museum of Glass

                      Mr. John Hauberg

                      Doug and Dale Anderson,

                      Jack and Becky Benaroya

                      Gerry and Linda Nordberg



2013                Visiting Artist, West Texas A&M, Canyon Texas

2012-13           Producing works for Richard Jackson, Eric Fischl, Preston Singletary,

                        Dale Chihuly and Sherrie Levine

2012                Invited Artist, IGS, Novy Bor, Czech Republic

                        Visiting Artist, Museum of Glass, Tacoma Washington

2010 -11          Collaboration with artist, Dick Weiss, fabricating “Orphan Army” series

                        Continued production for Sherrie Levine, Eric Fischl, Richard Jackson, Laura and Alessandro De Santillana         

2010                Conceived and Produced The Brychtova Forum, at Seattle Art Museum - in cooperation with Pratt Fine Arts Center and many contributing                                                      

                        organizations and individuals          

                        Produced works for artists Corban Walker, Laura and Allesandro de

                        Santillana, Sherrie Levine, Eric Fischl, and Dale Chihuly

                        Consultant for Bohemia Machine Glass, at

                        “Ambiente”, Frankfurt, Germany and ICFF in New York

2009                Produced 200 Liter ChopinVodka Bottle for MHUSA

                        GAS   Representative KY Luxury, Shanghai, China

                        Produced Laura de Santillana works for Venice Bienalle, at TMOG

                        Directed Czech Glass Intensive for Pratt Fine Arts Ctr., Seattle, WA-

                        Kamenicky Senov, Czech Republic          

2008                Produced 570 Liter Wine Bottle for Caymus Vineyards

                        Fabricated Giant Glass Salmon Eggs for Buster Simpson at TMOG

                        SOFA Chicago, Exhibitor

2007-08           Director of “Boys Head” and “Baby” Production for Richard   Jackson

2006-07           Corning Museum of Glass, Consultant

2007                Chuhuly  Studio, Seattle, WA, Consultant

2006-07           Pace Wildenstein Gallery, NYC, NY, Production Consultant for Corbin Walker’s ‘Runway’   Project

2006 -07          Liquid Fusion Workshop, Vitra Design Museum, Boisbuchet Summer Workshops, France, Technical Consultant, Instructor

2006               Zelezny Brod Secondary School for Glass Making, Czech Republic, Guest Lecturer

2006               Coppola Vineyards, Napa, CA, Research and Development Consultant

2006-07          Museum of Glass, Tacoma WA, Guest Artist

2005               Ajeto Glass Factory, Czech Rep, Director of Production for Chihuly Glass

2005               Director of Kandor Series Production for artist Mike Kelley

2005 -             Chihuly Glass Studio, Seattle, WA, Consultant    

2004               Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey,  Guest Artist

2004               International Festival of Glass, Stourbridge, UK. Participant

2004               Guiness Book of Records Award, Produced Worlds Largest Wine Bottle

2004 -05         Kavalier Glass Works, Czech Rep., Guest Fabricator

2004               Sunderland University, England, Guest Lecturer

2003-05          Dual Purpose Project, Seattle WA, Founder, President

2002               Third International Engraving Symposium, CR, Lecturer

2001- 03         Museum of Glass, Tacoma,WA.,  Founding Hot Shop Director

1988-01          Chihuly Studio, Designer and Colorist, Seattle, WA

1998&99         Experience Arts Camp, Master Artist, Seattle, WA

1996               Tacoma Art Museum, Instructor

1994,95          Hilltop Artist In Residence Glass, Founding Instructor, Tacoma WA

1993,95,96     Wetterhoff Institute, Nuutajarvi, Finland, Glass Instructor,

1988               Cultural Specialist to Czechoslovakia, U.S. Information Agency

1986, 87, 89   Pilchuck Glass School, Faculty, Stanwood, WA (Libensky & Brychtova)

1992, 2001     Pilchuck  Faculty (Machat & Velisek), (Handel & Grebenickova)  

1985-00          International Glass Symposium, Novy Bor, CR, Invited Artist

1978 -86         Co-Founder Glass Eye Studio- Seattle Wa.



Corning Museum of Glass, New York

Museum of Glass, Tacoma Washington

Pratt Fine Arts Ctr., Washington

Steuben Glass, New York

Bomma, Czech Republic

Berringer Vinyards, California

Caymus Vinyards, California

Pace Gallery, New York

Jablonka Gallery, Germany

Mike Kelley

Richard Jackson

Corban Walker

Sherrie Levine

Eric Fischl

Dale Chihuly

Laura and Allesandro De Santillana

Moet Hennessy USA

Preston Singletary



Hilltop A.I.R., Tacoma, WA

Dual Purpose, Seattle, WA

Experience Arts Camp, Seattle, WA

Brychtova Forum, Seattle, WA

Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA, APAC member,

Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY, Advisory Board

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