Artists

Dick Weiss

Born in 1946 in Everett, WA

EDUCATION

1968        BA, Yale University, New Haven, CT

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1997        Compelling Tales, Curator, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT
1994        Pratt Fine Arts Center, workshop, Seattle, WA
                 The Beauty of Painted Glass: New Directions in the Northwest, Co-curator, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2007        Clay and Glass - Paint, Paint, Paint, William Traver Gallery, Tacoma, WA
2006        Leaded Glass Screens, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2004        WD40+, collaboration with Walt Lieberman, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
                 Prints, collaboration with Bob Carlson, Priceless Works, Seattle, WA
2002        Bueys & Girls, collaboration with Walt Lieberman, Bubba-Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001        New Glass Screens, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1999        Glass Screens, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1998        Let's Face It, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1993        William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1990        William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1988        Traver Sutton Gallery, Seattle, WA
1981        Traver Sutton Gallery, Seattle, WA
1979        Traver Sutton Gallery, Seattle, WA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2007        Painting with Light: Artists that paint on and with glass, Palos Verdes Art Center, Ranch Palos Verdes, CA
2006        Recycled Art, Hallie Ford Art Museum, Willamette University, Salem, OR
2005        Annual Pilchuck Glass Exhibition, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
                 2nd Annual World Glass Exhibition, William Traver Gallery, Tacoma, WA
2002        25th Anniversary Exhibition, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001        1st Annual Hauberg Fellowship Show, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
                 The Glass Canvas, Doug Heller Gallery, New York, NY
1999        USA Exhibits, traveling glass show
1998        Battle Creek Fine Arts Center, Battle Creek, MI
                 The Fluid Canvas, Chappell Gallery, Boston, MA and SOFA, Chicago, IL
                 Painting on Glass, Morgan Contemporary Glass, Pittsburgh, PA
                 3-Dimensional Canvas, Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1997        Hobbies 2000, Bubba-Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
                 Glorious Glass, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY
                 Holter Museum of Fine Art, Helena, MT
1994        Between Painting and Prints: Monotypes, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA (collaboration with Walter Lieberman)
                 The Beauty of Painted Glass, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
                 Glass America, Heller Gallery, New York, NY
1993        Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR (collaboration with Walter Lieberman)
                 Portraits, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1992        Clearly Art, Whatcom Museum of History and Art, Bellingham, WA
1991        The Painted Vessel, The Glass Gallery, Bethesda, MD
                 Master Works, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1988        Pilchuck: The Great Glass Experiment, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1985        Governor's Invitational, State Capitol Art Museum, Olympia, WA
1984        Size, Bumbershoot, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA
1980        Four Leaders in Glass, National Glass Invitational, Jacksonville, FL
1979        2nd Annual National Glass Exhibition, NYEGW, New York, NY

PERMANENT INSTALLATIONS AND COLLECTIONS

City of Everett, Everett, WA
City of Seattle, Seattle, WA
Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
Dale Chihuly & Leslie Jackson
Ginger & Parks Anderson
Glasmuseum, Fraunau, Germany
Pilchuck Glass School, Pilchuck, WA
Melvyn Poll, Seattle, WA
Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
Jon & Mary Shirley, Medina, WA
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England
Tom & Sally Reeve, Bellevue, WA

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2002        2nd Annual Hauberg Fellowship, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
2001        1st Annual Hauberg Fellowship,  Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1987        National Endowment for the Arts, Craftsman Grant
1982        Artist in Residence, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1981        National Endowment for the Arts, Craftsman Grant

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2000        Pilchuck Glass School, Faculty, Stanwood, WA
1997        Haystack Mountain School of Arts and Crafts, Faculty, Deer Isle, MD
1996        Bild-Werk, Faculty, Fraunau, Germany
1993        Pilchuck Glass School, Faculty, Stanwood, WA
1983-84  Pilchuck Glass School, Faculty, Stanwood, WA

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
Brite Street School, Seattle, WA
Cheney High School, Spokane, WA
Chapel, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
Edmonds-Woodway High School, Edmonds, WA
General Dynamics Corp., Falls Church, VA (With Sonja Blomdahl)
Kenai Community College, Homer, AK
Kent Senior Citizen's Center, Kent, WA
Kentwood High School, Kent, WA
M'Connell Foundation, Redding, CA
North Central High School, Spokane, WA
Opera House, Seattle, WA
Port of Shanghai, China
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seattle, WA
Sitka Lutheran Church, Sitka, AK
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

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