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



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


Museum of American Glass, Milville, NJ


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.


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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