Patti Warashina

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Curriculum Vitae

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Resides: Seattle, WA

Education:

MFA, University of Washington 1964

BFA, University of Washington, 1962

 

Solo Exhibitions:
2016  
Abmeyer + Wood Fine Art, Seattle, WA.   May 1-31, 2016.

2014
Davidson Gallery, Seattle, WA

2013
Patti Warashina: Wit and Wisdom, 50 Year Retrospective, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA

2012
Retrospective Exhibition at American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, CA

2010
Howard House Gallery, Seattle, WA

2009
Regis Masters Exhibition, Northern Clay Center in conjunction with Minneapolis Institute        of Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2007
Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

2006
Contemporary Crafts Museum, Portland, OR 
Northwest Print Center, Portland, OR  
Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA

2004
Howard House Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
Loveed Fine Art, Gallery Pahk, New York City, NY
Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA

2001
Howard House Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA

1991 
29-Year Retrospective, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA (Vicki Halper, Curator).

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2014
The Price of Freedom, Walkers Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, WI

2012
ArtPalmBeach, West Palm Beach Convention Center, Palm Beach, FL 
Loveed Fine Arts, New York, NY
Marks: Sculptors in Two Dimensions, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
Around the Bend and Over the Edge: Seattle Ceramics 1964-1977, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Without Boundaries: Transformations in American Craft, Craft Alliance Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2011
Seattle As Collector: Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs Turns 40, Seattle Art Museum, WA

2010
ArtPalmBeach, West Palm Beach Convention Center, West Palm Beach, FL
Loveed Fine Arts, New York, NY
L.A. Art Show, Los Angeles Convention Center, CA
Colloquial:  An Exhibition of Local Ceramics, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA
Show of Hands: Northwest Women Artists 1880-2010, Whatcom Museum at the Lightcatcher, Bellingham, WA

2009
International Ceramics Invitational, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2007
Form and Imagination/Women Ceramic Sculptors, American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, CA

2006
Human Form in Clay/The Mind’s Eye, Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Shigaraki, Japan

2005
NSECA Exhibition, Yingge Ceramic Museum (YingKo Museum), Taipei County, Taiwan

2004
Contemporary American Ceramics (1950-1990) Traveling Exhibition, sponsored by the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan
Bare Clay:  Ceramic Nudes in 20th Century Art, Garth Clark Gallery, New York City, NY

2003
The Legacy of Modern Ceramic Art, Part II:  Modern Ceramic Art from an International Perspective, Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu, Japan; Ceramic Cultural Park, Mino, Japan
21st Century Ceramics in the U.S. and Canada, Columbus College of Art and Design, OH

2002
Clay Body Rhetoric: Ceramic Figures of Speech, Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS

2001
Shaping the Future with Earth: World Contemporary Ceramic Exposition, Inchon, South Korea
USA Clay, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC  
Selections from the Allan Chasanoff Ceramic Collection, Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC

 

Publications:

2012
“Patti Warashina: Wit and Wisdom."  Martha Kingsbury.  American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, California.

2000
“Patty Warashina’s Secrets” by Matthew Kangas, American Cera

 

Awards/Honors:
2014
James Renwick Alliance/Smithsonian American Art Institution, Distinguished Educator Award

2012
University of Washington, Timeless Award

2011
Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Watershed Legends Award

2006
Honorary Member of the National Council on the Education for Ceramic Arts

2003
University of Washington College of Arts and Sciences, Distinguished Alumna Award

2001
Artist Trust, Lifetime Achievement Award/Woman of the Year (Twining Humber Award)

1992
University of Washington Graduate School, Arts/Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Scholar Award

1986
Seattle Arts Commission, Portable Works Collection, Northwest Special Collections Award

1983
Elected Member, International Academy of Ceramics, UNESCO, Geneva, Switzerland

1980
Governor’s Award of Special Commendation for the Arts, Washington

1986
National Endowment for the Arts Award

1975
National Endowment for the Arts Award

 

Public Collections:
Museum of Art and Design, New York City, NY 

Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

National Museum of American Art/Smithsonian Institution, Renwick Collection, Washington DC

Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

Northwest Sculpture Collection, Portland, OR

Meydenbauer Convention Center, Bellevue, WA

Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, Spokane, WA

Inchon World Ceramic Center, Inchon, South Korea

Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC

Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth Cultural Center, Perth, Australia

Fredrick Weisman Museum, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Arizona State University Art Museum, Ceramic Study Center, Tuscon, AZ

Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA 

John Michael Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan WI

Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI

Jundt Art Museum, Spokane, WA

University of Washington, Suzzallo Library, Seattle, WA

University of Washington, Meany Hall for the Performing Arts, Seattle, WA

Portland Art Museum, Gordon Gilkey Print Collection, Portland, OR

Arkansas Art Museum, Little Rock, AK

Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA


Associated News

November 03, 2016
Abmeyer + Wood Goes to SOFA Expo

August 03, 2016
Seattle Art Fair starts tomorrow! Come see us, Booth C28

May 10, 2016
We are excited to Patti Warashina's show "Thinking Clearly" in the Seattle Times. Thank you Seattle Times and Michael Upchurch

Associated Exhibitions

Bodies + Beings
an invitational exhibition of figurative sculpture
July 3 - September 2, 2017
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Patti Warashina
THINKING CLEARLY
May 5 - May 31, 2016
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Bodies + Beings
June 29 - August 21, 2015
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