RICHARD ROYAL

b. 1952

CURRICULUM VITAE

   PUBLICATIONS

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010        Ken Saunders Gallery / Chicago, IL

2007        William Traver Gallery / Seattle, WA

                 Vespermann Gallery / Atlanta, GA

2006        Marta Hewett Gallery / Cininnati, OH

2005        Marx Saunders Gallery / Chicago, IL

2004        William Traver Gallery / Seattle, WA

2002        Margo Jacobsen Gallery / Portland, OR

2001        William Traver Gallery / Seattle, WA

2000        Riley Hawk / Cleveland, OH

                 Marx Saunders Gallery / Chicago, IL

1999        Margo Jacobsen Gallery / Portland, OR

                 Friesen Fine Ar / Sun Valley, ID

1998        Foster White Gallery / Seattle, WA

                 Grand Central Gallery / Tampa, FL

1997        Margo Jacobsen Gallery / Portland, OR

                 Connell Gallery / Atlanta, GA

                 Marx Saunders Gallery / Chicago, IL

                 Riley Hawk Gallery / Cleveland, OH

1996        Lyons/Matrix Gallery / Austin, TX

                 Foster/White Gallery / Seattle, WA

1995        Margo Jacobsen Gallery / Portland, OR

                 Elaine Horwitch Gallery / Scottsdale, AZ

                 Grand Central Gallery / Tampa, FL

1994        Friesen Fine Art / Sun Valley, ID

         Vespermann Gallery / Atlanta, GA

         Foster/White Gallery / Kirkland, WA

1993        LewAllen Gallery / Santa Fe, NM

                 Friesen Fine Art / Sun Valley, ID

                 Margo Jacobsen Gallery / Portland, OR

                 Foster/White Gallery / Seattle, WA

1992        Lyons/Matrix Gallery / Austin, TX

1991        Vespermann Gallery / Atlanta, GA

                 Foster/White Gallery / Seattle, WA

1990        The Glass Gallery / Bethesda, MD

1989        Vespermann Galler / Atlanta, GA

                 Foster/White Gallery  / Seattle, WA

1988        The Glass Gallery / Bethesda, MD

1987        Foster-White Gallery / Seattle, WA

1986        Foster-White Gallery / Seattle, WA

1985        Richard Ian Green Gallery / Seattle, WA

 

MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS

2012        Pilchuck: IDEAS / Museum of Northwest Art / Stanwood, WA

                50 Years of Studio Glass / Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft / Louisville, KY

                 Global + Local / Museum of Fine Arts / St. Petersburg, FL

2010       Inspired: The Corky Tuttle Glass Legacy / Muskegon Museum of Art / Muskegon, MI

2007        Living Legacies: Homage to a Maestro / Museum of Glass / Tacoma, WA

                 Gathering of Contemporary Glass: Artists from Haystack & Pilchuck / Farnsworth Museum / Rockland, ME

2003        American Studio Glass: A Survey of the Movement / The William S. Fairfield Art Museum / Sturgeon Bay, WI

                 American Studio Glass: A Survey of the Movement / Traveling to: Flint Institute of the Arts, Flint, MI; The Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA;

                 Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA; Bertstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, WI; Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY;

                 International Museum of Art and Science, McAllen, TX; The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, Pine Bluff, AR

2001        Lino Tagliapietra et Amici / Fuller Museum  of Art / Brockton, MA

2000        Founder’s Circle Collection / Mint Museum of Art and Crafts / Charlotte, NC

1999        Progressions in Glass / Contemporary Art Center of Virginia Beach / Virginia Beach, VA

1997        Heir Apparent: Translating the Secrets of Venetian Glass / Bellevue Art Museum / Bellevue, WA

1995-96  Northwest Glass: Part I & II / Northwest Museum of Art / La Conner, WA

                 Muskegon Museum of Art / Muskegon, MI

                 Birmingham Museum of Art / Birmingham, AL

                 Fort Wayne Museum of Art / Fort Wayne, IN

                 Museum of Art, Washington State University / Pullman, WA

1994        Collective Brilliance: Contemporary Glass / Albany Museum of Art / Albany, GA

                 Hunter Museum / Chattanooga, TN

                 Brunnier Gallery,  Iowa State University / Ames, IA

1993        Nine Decades: Northern California Craft Movement, 1907-Present / College of Arts and Crafts / Oakland, CA

                 Currier Gallery of Art / Manchester, NH

                 Chrysler Museum / Norfolk, VA

                 Tuscan Museum of Art / Tucson, AZ

                 Palm Springs Desert Museum / Palm Springs, CA

1992        Clearly Art: Pilchuck’s Glass Legacy / Whatcom Museum of History and Art / Bellingham,WA

                 Crocker Art Museum / Sacramento, CA

1991        Museum of History and Industry / Seattle, WA

                 Masterworks: Pacific NW Arts and Crafts Now / Bellevue Art Museum / Bellevue, WA

1990        Pacific NW Arts and Crafts Festival, Juried Exhibition / Bellevue Art Museum / Bellevue,WA

1988        Pilchuck School-The Northwest Glass Experiment / Bellevue Art Museum / Bellevue, WA

1987        Nicolaysen Art Museum / Casper, WY

                Contemporary Glass 1987 / Abilene Fine Arts Museum / Abilene, TX

 

AWARDS & COMMISSIONS

2002        Seattle Chamber Music Festival Featured Artist / Seattle, WA

2001        Pilchuck Glass School, Passion Afire, Featured Artist / Seattle, WA

1989        Commission for Washington Governor’s Award / Washington State Arts Commission

1988        National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship Award

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Ben Bridge Jewelers / Seattle, WA

Boca Raton Museum of Art / Boca Raton, FL

City Centre, Pilchuck Glass Collection / Seattle, WA

Daiichi Museum / Nagoya, Japan

Davis Wright Tremaine / Seattle, WA

High Museum of Art / Atlanta, GA

IBM Collection / New York, NY

Mint Museum of Art & Crafts / Charlotte, NC

Monte Cristo Hotel / Everett, WA

Museum of Glass / Tacoma, WA

Muskegon Museum of Art / Muskegon, MI

New Orleans Museum of Art / New Orleans, LA

Palm Springs Art Museum / Palm Springs, CA

Price/Waterhouse / Phoenix, AZ

Racine Art Museum / Racine, WI

Rigel Capital Managment / Seattle, WA

SAFECO Collection / Seattle, WA

Seattle Children’s Theatre / Seattle, WA

Seattle First National Bank / Seattle, WA

Seattle Sheraton Hotel and Towers / Seattle, WA

Tacoma Art Museum / Tacoma, WA

Tampa Museum of Art / Tampa, FL

US Bank Centre / Seattle, WA

US Embassy / Buenes Aires, Argentina

United Parcel Service Corporate Collection / Atlanta, GA

University of Washington Medical Center / Seattle, WA

Washington State Arts Commission / Olympia, WA

Washington Trust Bank / Spokane, WA

Westinghouse Corporation / Muskegon, MI

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2010        Masters: Blown Glass, Major Works by Leading Artists / Lark Books / New York,

2009        Team Chihuly / Portland Press / Seattle, WA

                 New Glass Review / Issue #30

                 Pittsburg Post Gazette / Mary Thomas, May 26th

2008-09  Glass Magazine / Winter, p.17

2008        Glass Magazine / review by John Drury / Fall, Issue 112, p.88

2007       Dan Dailey, William Warmus, Milton Glaser and Tina Oldknow / Harry N. Abrams, Inc.

2005        25 Years of New Glass Review / by Tina Oldknow / The Corning Museum of Glass

                 Fine Interiors Magazine, “A Touch of Glass” / by Thom Elkjer, Premiere Issue

2003        The Kentucky Advocate, “Art Glass Inovator Visits Centre” / Marcy 4, E2

2002        Glass Magazine, “Turning Points: How Eight Artists Changed to Glass” / by Mathew Kangas, Fall Issue

1995        American Craft Magazine / review by Beverly Brant / April-May Issue, p.75

                 Glass Art Magazine, cover story/interview / March-April Issue, pp.4-10

1994        Glass & Art Magazine (Japan)  / Fall Issue, pp.60-61

                 Glass Magazine / review by Matthew Kangas / Fall issue #57, p.48

                 Southwest Art Magazine / February Issue, p.28

1993       Art & Antiques Magazine / December Issue, p.91

                 Seattle Magazine / December Issue, p.26

                 Art Now / Southwest Gallery Guide, “Preview,” p.11

1992        New Glass Review / Issue #13

                 New Work Magazine / Issue #11, 1989 issue #2, 1987 issue #12

1991        New Glass Review / Issue #12

                 Glass Magazine / Fall Issue#45

                 Out of the Fire / Bonnie Miller / Chronicle Books, San Francisco

                 Glasswork Magazine / February Issue

                 Seattle Post Intelligencer / reviews by Regina Hackett / April 12 Issue

1991        American Craft Magazine / Dec-Jan Issue

                 The Seattle Times / reviews by Karen Mathieson / July 27, Issue

                 American Craft Magazine / April-May Issue

                 The Seattle Times / reviews by Karen Mathieson / April 4, Issue

1990        Artists at Work / Susan Biskeborn / Alaska Northwest Books

                Glass Art Society Journal / March Issue

                 New York Times / December Issue

1988        American Craft Magazine / April-May Issue

1986        Seattle Post Intelligencer / reviews by Regina Hackett / August 11 Issue

1985        Pacific Magazine / review by Fred Moody / August 18 Issue

 

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Currently a full-time professional artist

 

2013        Guest Artist / University of Hawaii, / Manoa, HI

                 Tulsa Glassblowing School / Tulsa, OK

2012        Instructor / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

2011        Poleturners / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

                 Guest Artist / Museum of Glass / Tacoma, WA

                 Featured Artist, GlassWeekend ‘11 / Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center / Millville, NJ

2010        Artist in Residence / Museum of Glass / Tacoma, WA

2009        Featured Artist & Demonstration / Pittsburgh Glass Center / Pittsburgh, PA

2008        Instructor / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

2006        Featured Artist, Chihuly in Tacoma / Museum of Glass / Tacoma, WA

                 Featured Artist, Visiting Artist Program / Bay Area Glass Institute / San Jose, CA

2004        Featured Artist, Leap into Leap Year Event / Museum of Glass / Tacoma, WA

2003        Featured Lecturer, 33rd Annual Conference / Glass Art Society / Seattle, WA

                 Featured Lecturer / ARTform Exposition / West Palm Beach, FL

                 Featured Lecturer & Demonstration, A Celebration of Glass / Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation / Louisville, KY

2002        Instructor / Pratt Fine Arts Center / Seattle, WA

1998        Instructor / Haystack Mountain School of Crafts / Deer Isle, ME

1997        Instructor / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

1996-98  Gaffer on Special Projects / Dale Chihuly Studio / Seattle, WA

1994        Workshop Instructor / University of Illinois / Champaign Urbana, IL

1993        Instructor / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

                 Speaker / Ausglass Conference / Canberra, Australia

                 Instructor / Ausglass Summer Workshop / Canberra, Australia

1992        Instructor / Pilchuck Seminar, Collector’s Conference / Stanwood, WA

1978-95  Gaffer / Dale Chihuly Studio / Seattle, WA

1985-92  Gaffer / Benjamin Moore Studio / Seattle, WA

1988        Instructor / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

1983-90  Gaffer / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

1989        Instructor / Haystack Mountain School of Crafts / Deer Isle, ME

1983        Member of Ben Moore Glass Blowing Team / Summervail/Colorado Mountain College / Minturn, CO

1982-84  Design & Production Artist / Glass Eye Studio / Seattle, WA

1982        Member of Chihuly Glass Blowing Team / Haystack Mountain School of Crafts / Normal, IL

1979-84  Member of Chihuly Glass Blowing Team / Rhode Island School of Design / Providence, RI

1978-82  Hot Shop Technician / Pilchuck Glass School / Stanwood, WA

1972-80  Owner/Artist / Long Lake Pottery / Olympia, WA

 

 

 

 

RICHARD ROYAL: GATHERINGS

Ken Saunders Gallery

Hardcover 38 pages

2014

 

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RICHARD ROYAL: GEOMETRIC NATURE

Ken Saunders Gallery

Hardcover 18 pages

2010

 

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