CURRICULUM VITAE

CRAFT DEVELOPMENT

  • Co-ordinator/Co-coordinator, Emma International Collaboration, Saskatchewan, 1996 – 2014
  • Curator-Wild Thing:Art From Saskatchewan, New York, Chicago SOFA, 2014
  • Juror, Dimensions, Saskatchewan Craft Council, Saskatoon SK, 2014
  • Advisory Board & Steering Committee, Furniture Society of North America, 1997-2014
  • Curator, A Show About Nothing, Affinity Gallery, Saskatoon, SK, 2014
  • Curator, Decoy, Affinity Gallery, Saskatoon SK, 2012
  • Co-coordinator, Woodturning/Furniture Making Symposium, Kelsey Campus, Saskatoon SK, 1982-2012
  • Curator, Artifact, Affinity Gallery, Saskatoon, SK. 2010
  • Curator, Turned Multiples II & III, Philadelphia, USA, 2001-03

SELECTED WORKSHOPS, LECTURES AND DEMONSTRATIONS

  • Out of Bounds, The Art of Croquet, Center for Furniture Craftsmen, Messler Gallery,2020-2021
  • Naked Craft, Burlingtom Art Gallery, Burlingtom ON, Touring Exhibition, 2015
  • From the Garden, Ukranian Museum of Canada, Saskatoon SK, 2019-2020
  • Wood/Wouldn’t, Slate Gallery, Regina , SK, 2019
  • Salon Series, American Craft Council, Minneapolis, MN, 2014
  • Woodturning Cruise Norway, Verktoy, 2014
  • Desert Round-Up, Woodturning Conference, Phoenix AZ, 2013
  • Crossover, Haystack Mountain School of Craft, Deer Isle, Maine, 2013
  • Ohio Valley Woodturning Symposium, Cincinnati OH, 2013
  • American Association of Woodturners, San Jose, CA, 2012
  • The Art of Woodturning, Halifax NS, Charlottetown, PEI, 2012
  • Anderson Ranch, Turners Without Borders, Snowmass, CO, 2012
  • SWAT, Southwest Association of Turners, Waco, Texas, 2012
  • American Association of Woodturners, 25th Anniversary, St Paul, MN, 2011
  • Acts of Chairs, Public workshops, Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George, BC, 2011
  • Magma Annual Symposium, Aurolzmunster, Austria, 2010-11
  • Yuma Art Symposium, 30th Anniversary, Yuma, AZ 2009
  • American Association of Woodturners, Symposium, Albuquerque, NM, 2009
  • Artifact, Haystack Mountain School of Art and Craft, Deer Isle, Maine, 2008
  • Association of Woodturners of Great Britain, International Woodturning Seminar, 2007
  • Furniture 07’, Furniture Society, Victoria BC, 2007
  • in Residence, California College of Art, San Francisco, 2006
  • Shrine-a-Rama, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, 2005
  • Visiting Artist, Minneapolis College of Art, Minneapolis, MN, 2004
  • Woodturning Worldwide, French Association of Wood Art, Puy St. Martin, France, 2003
  • CollaboratioNZ, Artists Collaboration, Whangarei, NZ, 2003
  • Keynote Speaker, Designing Futures Forum, Perth, WA, Australia, 2002
  • Design in Turning, England, Scotland, 1999; Israel, France, Ireland 2000; Australia, 2002
  • Design in Turning, Sheridan College, Oakville, Canada, 2001

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

  • Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
  • Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Boston Museum of Art, Boston, MA, USA
  • Arkansas Art Centre, Little Rock, AR, USA
  • Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT, USA
  • Queen Elizabeth II, Buckingham Palace, London, England
  • Los Angeles County Art Museum, Los Angeles, USA
  • Idemitsu Corporation, Tokyo, Japan
  • Saskatchewan Arts Board, Regina, Canada
  • Detroit Museum of Art, Detroit, USA
  • Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau, Canada

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONOURS

  • Saskatchewan Arts Board, Independent Artist Grant, 2013
  • Dimensions, Sask. Craft Council, Corrine McKay, Merit Award for SCC Members, 2011
  • Lieutenant Governor’s Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement, 2010
  • Saskatchewan Arts Board, Independent Artist Grant, 2013
  • Award for Excellence in Wood, Saskatchewan Craft Council, Dimensions, 2008
  • Jane Turnbull Evans Award for Innovation in Craft, Dimensions 2008
  • Saidye Bronfman Award, Excellence for Craft in Canada, 2006
  • Excellence in Surface Design, Saskatchewan Craft Council, Dimensions, 2005, 2006
  • Lieutenant Governor General Award, Innovation in the Arts, Saskatchewan, 2004
  • Honourary Lifetime Member, Saskatchewan Craft Council, 2004
  • Canada Council for the Arts, Fine Craft Grant, 2002
  • Premier’s Prize – Outstanding Entry, Dimensions 1998 & 2000, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Design Award, Le Centre MBO, Victoriaville, Canada, 1987
  • Design Award, Colour and Form, Formica Canada Inc., 1986

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Royal Canadian Academy of Arts, Canada, 2001 to Present
  • Saskatchewan Craft Council, Lifetime Membership
  • Furniture Society, Founding Member, Canada, 1997 to Present
  • Association of Woodturners, Founding Member, 1986 to Present
  • Saskatchewan Woodworkers Guild, Founding Member, Honorary Lifetime Membership

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

  • Naked Craft, Art Gallery of Burlington, Burlington, Ontario, 2015-2106
  • High Craft, Worrell Smith Gallery, Westport, CT, USA, 2015
  • Conversations with Wood, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT., 2014
  • Put a Wedge in It, Affinity Gallery, Saskatoon SK 2014
  • Transfer, Slate Gallery, Regina, SK, 2013
  • Wood dreaming in Japan, Wood dreaming Gallery, Nasu, Japan, 2013
  • Turning 20, Messlar Gallery, Center for Furniture Craftsmen, Rockport, Maine, 2013
  • Beyond Containment, Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul MN, 2012
  • Life Aquatic, Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA, 2012
  • Acts of Chairs, Prichard Art Gallery, Moscow, ID, 2012
  • The Earth is A Jewel, Canadian Guild of Crafts, Montreal, Quebec, 2012
  • Acts of Chairs, Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George, BC, 2011
  • Liberating Containment, Karsh Masson Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
  • Boxes and Their Makers, Messler Gallery, Rockport, Maine, 2010-12
  • Unity and Diversity: Museum of Vancouver, Vancouver BC, 2010
  • Teapots, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, 2010
  • The Far Side of Function: Works in Wood, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, Ohio, 2010
  • Prairie Excellence, Three Prairie Province Touring Exhibition, 2010
  • Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2009, Outside the Box, Seoul, Korea, 2009
  • Shy Boy, She Devil and Isis, The Art of Conceptual Craft. Boston MFA, 2008
  • Containment, Mendel art Gallery, Saskatoon SK., 2007
  • 2 Chairs, RCA, Agnes Jamieson Gallery, Minden Ontario, 2007
  • 30 Years of the Bronfman Collection, Canadian Museum of Civilization, 2006-2007
  • Masters of Wood Art II & III, Finer Things Gallery, Nashville Tennessee, 2003 & 2005
  • Cabinets of Curiosity, Wood Turning Centre, Philadelphia, PA, North American Tour, 2003-05
  • The Artful Teapot: 20th Century Expressions from the Kamm Collection, 2002-05
  • Wood Turning in North America Since 1930, Minneapolis Institute of the Arts; Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC; -The Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, USA, 2002-04
  • 2001: A Fish Odyssey, Kenai Gallery, Fairbanks, USA
  • Turning on Furnishings, Canadian Woodturning Association, Toronto, Canada, 2000
  • Canadian Furniture Exhibition, Art Gallery of Southern Manitoba, Brandon, 2000-02
  • Living with Form, The Horn Collection of Contemporary Craft, Arkansas Art Centre, Little Rock, 2000
  • Wilson Art Furniture Exhibition, Furniture Society, Toronto, Canada, 2000
  • Saskatchewan Perspective – An Exhibition Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Saskatchewan Arts Board, McKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada, 1999
  • A Madcap Tea Party at the Renwick, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, USA, 1996
  • Conservation by Design, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 1994
  • International Lathe Turned Objects, Challenge IV & V, Wood Turning Centre Tour, USA, 1992-95
  • Holz Schalen, Galerie Kunst des Bayerischen Kunstgewerbe, Munich, Germany, 1993
  • Selected Treasures – A Treasure of Canadian Craft Tour, World Tour, 1993
  • International Turned Object Show, International Sculpture Centre, World Tour, 1988-91
  • Prolific Impressions, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, 1989
  • Old Fields – New Paths, External Affairs Exhibition, Tour Japan, 1985
  • Beyond The Bowl, Cartwright Street Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 1983
  • Gallery of Turned Objects,1st North American Turned Object Show, N American Tour, 1981-83

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS – BOOKS/DVD

  • The Art of Hosaluk in Woodturning, DVD, 2012.
  • Masters: Leading Works by Contemporary Artists, Lark Books, 2010
  • 500 Chairs, Celebrating Tradition & Innovative Designs, Lark Books, 2008
  • New Masters of the Woodturning, Expanding the Boundaries of Wood Art, Kevin Wallace, Terry Martin, 2008
  • The Penland Book of Woodworking, Lark Books 2005
  • Scratching the Surface, Michael Hosaluk, Guild Publishing, 2002
  • International Crafts, Martine Margetts, Thames and Hudson, 1992

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS – PERIODICALS

  • Saskatoon Star Phoenix Put a Wedge in It, January 16, 2014
  • American Woodturner, Vol 27, no 4, August 2012
  • Studio: Craft and Design in Canada, Spring/Summer 2009
  • American Woodturner, Vol 22, #4, 2007
  • Craft Arts International, Volume 61, 2004
  • Woodwork, February 2004, August 2002
  • American Craft, June/July 2003, Feb/March 2004
  • Fine Woodworking, 25th Anniversary Edition, 2001

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