Selected commissions and exhibitions

 

Special Commissions & Collections - AWARDS

     

  • Quentin Tarantino's Hateful Eight, Commissioned Coffee Pot film props -2016
  • Hamm Tea Pot Foundation - permanent collection through Del Mano Gallery
  • Hamm Tea Pot Foundation - permanent collection through Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery - 2015
  • Smithsonian Institution, Oral Archives of American Art - 5 hour transcribed interview by curator Jo Lauria
  • White House, Washington D.C. – White House Collection of American Craft - Curator Michael Monroe- 1994  (Picture Above)
  • The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia - Permanent Collection
  • The Oakland Museum, Oakland California - Permanent Collection - Curator Kenneth Trapp- 1994
  • Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institute Washington D.C. - Permanent Collection - Curator Michael Monroe- 1994
  • The Vatican -Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Papal Visit of Pope John Paul II, 1987 (649 ciboria and 1 chalice and paten) – 1987
  • Colonial Williamsburg - 1982 US State Department, International Presidential Gifts: 1983, 1984, 1985. Presented to: Mayor Jacque Chirac, Paris FRANCE, King Hussein, JORDAN, Prime Minister Spadolini, ITALY, King Olaf, NORWAY, Helmut Schmidt, WEST GERMANY and dozens more.
  • Arts and Crafts Design Award 2014 - international curated invitational
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Selected ExhibitionS

  

         Objects of Status Power and Adornment II - Invitational / Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA

          California Handmade: State of the Arts - Maloof Foundation, CA  

          Season of Light - Candlesticks - Chris Winfield Gallery, Carmel, CA  2014

          Teapots / 8th Annual Invitational - Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburg, PA

          Dimensions - San Luis Obispo Museum of Art - Best of Show 2012

         Craft Alliance Gallery, “Hot Tea: 13th Biennial Teapot Exhibition”, St. Louis, MO 2011

  • Craft Alliance Gallery, “Hot Tea: 12th Biennial Teapot Exhibition”, St. Louis, MO 2010
  • San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, “RANDY STROMSOE – Master Silversmith”, San Luis Obispo, CA 2010
  • Craft in America. “Expanding Traditions” 2007-2009
    Mingei International Museum, San Diego CA
    Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston TX
    Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloom?eld Hills MI
    National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City OK
    Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton MA
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art, “The Twenty Third Annual Craft Show”, Philadelphia, PA 1999
  • University Art Gallery, Cal Poly, “Craftmakers ‘98”, San Luis Obispo, CA 1998
  • The Society of Arts and Crafts, “Centennial Metals”, Boston, MA 1997
  • 15th Annual Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington, D.C. 1997
  • National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Renwick Gallery, “A Madcap Teapot
    Party” Washington D.C. 1996
  • American Craft Museum, “The White House Collection of American Crafts”, NY 1995
  • Philadelphia Craft Show, Philadelphia, PA 1995
  • Sausalito Art Festival, Sausalito, CA 1995
  • Challenge V International Lathe Turned Objects 1995
    Dane G. Hanson Museum - Logan, KS,
    Huntsville Museum of Art - Huntsville, AL
    Philharmonic Center for the Arts - Naples, FL,
    Knoxville Museum of Art - Knoxville TN
  • Arizona State University, “Turning Plus…Redefining the Lathe-Turned Object”, Az 1995
  • Brookfield Craft Center, “From the Lathe”, Brookfield, CT 1995
  • Nancy Sachs Gallery, “To See or Not to See”, St. Louis, MO 1995
  • Society of American Silversmiths, “The Vase” 1995
    National Ornamentals Metals Museum, Memphis, TN
  • National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, “The White House Collection of
    American Crafts”, Washington, D.C. 1995
  • Del Mano Gallery, “Hot Tea”, Los Angeles, CA 1995
  • Donald Brecker Gallery, Miami, FL 1994
  • Challenge V International Lathe Turned Objects 1994
    Berman Museum - Collegeville, PA
    Fine Arts Museum South - Mobile, AL
    California Crafts Museum - San Francisco, CA
    Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum - Wausau, WI
  • Society of American Silversmiths, “Artisans in Silver” 1994
    National Ornamental Metals Museum, Memphis, TN
    Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
    Muscarelle Museum - College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
  • The Oakland Museum, “Jewels & Gems/Collecting California Art”, Oakland, CA 1994
  • American Craft Enterprises Show, San Francisco, CA 1994
  • California Design Exhibition, Contract Design Center Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1994
  • Sausalito Art Festival, Sausalito, CA 1994
  • Philadelphia Craft Show, Philadelphia, PA 1994
  • Scarlet Palette, “New Year, New Work”, Cambria, CA 1993
  • American Craft Museum, “Teapot Show”, New York, NY 1993
  • Tesoro, “Silver Show”, Los Angeles, CA 1993
  • Human Arts Gallery, “Year of the American Craft”, Ojai, CA 1993
  • Pritam & Eames Gallery, “American Work in Metal”, East Hampton, NY 1993
  • National Ornamentals Metals Museum, Memphis, TN 1993
  • American Craft Expo, Evanston, IL 1993
  • Scarlet Palette, Cambria, CA 1993
  • Del Mano Gallery, “Culinary Arts Show”, Pasdena, CA 1993
  • Philadelphia Craft Show, Philadelphia, PA 1993
  • Edith Lambert Gallery, “The Gift”, Santa Fe, NM 1993
  • White House, Permanent Craft Collection, Washington, D.C. 1993
  • MCI World Headquarters, The Renwick Collection, Washington, D.C. 1993
  • The Scarlet Palette, Cambria, CA 1992
  • American Craft Enterprises Show, Baltimore, MD 1992
  • National Museum of American Jewish History, “Contemporary Artifacts 1992”, Philadelphia, PA
  • La Quinta Festival of the Arts, La Quinta, CA 1992
  • Gallery Eight, “Architectural Forms”, La Jolla, CA 1992
  • Gallery Eight, “Salt & Pepper Show”, La Jolla, CA 1992
  • Pritam & Eames Gallery, “A Sterling Exhibition”, East Hampton, NY 1992
  • National Ornamental Metals Museum, Society of American Silversmiths, Memphis, TN 1992
  • San Luis Obispo Art Center, Craftmakers Show, San Luis Obispo, CA 1992
  • Susan Cummins Gallery, “Staged Interiors”, Mill Valley, CA 1992
  • Susan Cummins Gallery, “Les Tableaux”, Mill Valley, CA 1992
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Craft Show 1992
  • ACC Pacific States Craft Fair, San Francisco, CA 1991
  • La Quinta Festival of the Arts, La Quinta, CA 1991
  • A.C.E. Armory Show, New York, NY 1991
  • American Craft Enterprises Show, San Francisco, CA 1991

Past Exhibitions 

  • Hot Tea: Craft Alliance, St. Louis MO
  • Craft in America - Expanding Traditions: Mingei International Museum, San Diego CA Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston TX, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills MI, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City OK, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton MA
  • American Craft Museum, NY - The White House Collection of American Crafts
  • Philadelphia Craft Show, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sausalito Art Festival, Sausalito, CA
  • Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA - Hot Tea
  • National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
  • Nancy Sachs Gallery, St. Louis, MO - To See or Not to See
  • Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, CT - From the Lathe
  • Arizona State University - Turning Plus ... Redefining the Lathe-Turned Object
  • Challenge V International Lathe Turned Objects: Dane G. Hanson Museum - Logan, KS, Huntsville Museum of Art Huntsville, AL, Philharmonic Center for the Arts - Naples, FL, Knoxville Museum of Art - Knoxville TN, Berman Museum - Collegeville, PA, Fine Arts Museum South - Mobile, AL, California Crafts Museum - San Francisco, CA, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum - Wausau, WI
  • Contract Design Center Gallery - California Design Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
  • American Craft Enterprises Shows: San Francisco, Baltimore
  • The Oakland Museum - Jewels and Gems/Collecting California Art, Oakland, CA
  • Society of American Silversmiths - Artisans in Silver: National Ornamental Metals Museum - Memphis, TN, Fuller Craft Museum - Brockton, MA, Muscarelle Museum - College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
  • American Craft Museum, NY - Tea Pot Show
  • MCI World Headquarters, Washington D.C. - The Renwick Collection
  • Pritam and Eames, East Hampton NY - American Work in Metal