michael fox

 

professional experience

1999-2007 Curator and Director of Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA

1999-2007 Hot Glass Fabrication and Hot Studio Manager
Benjamin Moore Inc. Glass Studio (BMI), Seattle, WA
*Work produced on a regular basis for artists such as Benjamin Moore, Richard Royal, Dante Marioni, Dan Daily, Preston Singletary and Robbie Miller.

2004-2007 Artistic Program Assistant (May-September)
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2008 Teaching "Glass Whisper"
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2007 Teaching "What to make and how to make it"
Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA

2006 Visiting Artist Lecture and Demonstration
University of Texas, Arlington

2004 Teaching Assistant to Benjamin Moore
Aha Hana Lima Workshop, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

2004 Teaching Assistant to Fred Tschida and Ruth King
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2003 Teaching Assistant to Benjamin Moore
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

2001 Teaching Assistant to Richard Royal
Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY

2000 Teaching Assistant to CUD (Robbie Miller and John Drury)
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

1993-1998 Research, Development and Installation Consultant for Chihuly Inc.,
Seattle, WA

1996 Fullbright Research Assistant to Charlie Parriott
Novy Bor, Czech Republic

1996 Glassblowing Assistant to Petr Novotny
Ajeto Glass Factory, Novy Bor, Czech Republic

1996 Teaching Assistant to Charlie Parriott
Wetterfoff Institute of Crafts and Design in Nutjarvi, Finland

1994 Development Assistant to Charlie Parriott and Italo Scanga for Founding the Hilltop School
Tacoma, WA

1994 Teaching Assistant and Program Coordinator for Hilltop School's Artist-in-residence Program
Tacoma, WA

1993 Visiting Artist Lecture and Demonstration
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

1993 Teaching Assistant to Ruth King
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

Exhibitions

2007 "Pilchuck Glass" Northwind Arts Alliance, Port Townsend, WA
2007 "A Legacy in Studio Glass" San Francisco Museum of Design and Craft
2006 "Gallery of Glass" Carlyn Gallery, Dallas, TX
2004 "Urban Works" Priceless Works Gallery, Seattle, WA
2004 "Metal and Magnets" Rose Club, Seattle, WA
2004 "In_For_Mation" Carl Hasse at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2004 "Momentary Presence" Rachel Moore at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2003 "Working Drawings: Artists of My Area/Era" Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2003 "Faux Real" Dirosa Preserve, Napa, CA
2003 "Paintings" Danny Perkins at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 "Beuys and Girls" WD40+ (Walter Lieberman and Dick Weiss) at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 "Sucka" Jodi Salerno at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 "Can't Come In" Andy Rosen and Eric Huebsch at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 "Paperwork" Jason Mouer at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 "Chalkboard Poetry" Bennet McKnight at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 "A Few Of My Favorite Things" Libby Masterson at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 "Beyond Tupperware" Amy Rueffert at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 "Seeing Time" Eva Goodman at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 "Memories" Nadege Desgenetez at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2000 "Ladies in Waiting" Timothy Ringsmuth at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
2000 "Get To Work" CUD (John Drury and Robbie Miller) at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
1999 "Nails" Jennifer Leach at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
1999 "Regeneration" Drew Demeter at Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA
1995 "As Is" Space Construction and Curated Exhibition in Barclay Simpson Building, California College of Art, Oakland, CA

gallery representation

2000-2004 LINC Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2003-2004 Vetri International Glass, Seattle, WA
1992-1999
Refusalon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

collections

Leonard and Norma Klorfine, Philadelphia, PA
Donna Cargill MacMillen, Indian Wells, CA
George and Dorothy Saxe, San Francisco, CA
David Ireland, San Francisco, CA
ZymoGenetics, Seattle, WA
Danielle Steele, San Francisco, CA

publications

2003 Global Glass: 33rd Annual Conference of Glass Art Society,
by: Matthew Kangas, Korean Craft Magazine
1996 New Glass Review 17, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
1994 New Glass Review 15, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY

awards

2007 Pilchuck Auction Centerpiece Designer
2004 Saxe Award Nominee, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1990-1995 Artistic Merit Scholarship, California College of Art, Oakland, CA
1992 Corning Award Nominee, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1992 Pilchuck Full Scholarship, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

education

1995 Bachelor of Fine Arts, California College of Art, Oakland, CA

other educational experience

2007 Post Bachelor, Ceramics, University of Washington
1992 Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1990 University of Hawaii, Manoa, HI
1988-1990 San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
1988-1990 Ithaka Cultural Study Program, Kalymnos, Greece