Works exhibited include:


Corning Museum of Glass-retail gallery, Coming, NY

Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

Habatat Gallery, Lathrup Village, MI

L.H. Selman, Santa Cruz, CA

The Glass Gallery, Bethesda, MD

Pismo Gallery, Denver/Beaver Creek, CO

Rachael Collection, Aspen, CO

Vetri International Glass, Seattle, WA

 

Publications:

The Art of the Paperweight, L.H. Selman, 1988

Arts and Crafts in Detroit/1906-1976: The Movement, the Society, the School Michigan Focus: Works on Paper

All About Paperweights, L.H. Selman, 1992

 

Collections:
Museum of American Glass, Milville, NJ

 

Awards:
Gold Medal, Scarab Club, Detroit, Ml
Merit Scholar, Center for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

 

Professional Experience:
Michael O'Keefe Glass 1983-Present
Currently producing fused, slumped, ground and polished sculptural pieces. Own and operate hot shop, producing silver and gold veiled sculptural pieces.

David Gulassa and Company 1996-1998

Metal fabrication and architectural detailing for custom architect and furniture design firm. Representative works include: St. Ignatius Chapel, Seattle University, Seattle, WA; Margolis House, Seattle, WA, featured in New York Times Sunday Magazine.

University of Washington, School of Oceanography 1991-1992
Instrument maker for ocean scientific research.

Dinamation International Corporation 1990-1991
Developed prototypes and fabrication of educational science exhibits. Exhibits include: Robotic dinosaurs and whales, earthquake simulators, and interactive learning stations.

 

Education:
BFA, Center of Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC, studied with Paul Stankard
Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA, studied with Stephen Dale Edwards

 

 


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