Timeline

1971
Born, Philadelphia, PA
1989–1990
Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
1991
Corning Scholarship Nomination, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1991
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1994
B.F.A. in Glass and Fibers, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
1995
Apprenticeship, Fabric Workshop. Philadelphia, PA
1998
Participated in Artist in the Marketplace Program, Bronx Museum of Art
Travel Grant, American-Scandinavian Foundation
1998
Travel Grant, American-Scandinavian Foundation
1999
Community Arts Re-Grant for “Gift,” Department of Cultural Affairs, The Brooklyn Arts Council Inc.
1996–2000
Education Director, UrbanGlass, Brooklyn, NY
2000
Grant, Peter S. Reed Foundation
2001
Professional Advancement Grant, New Hampshire State Council on the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts
Fellowship, Creative Glass Center of America, Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ
2001
Fellowship, Creative Glass Center of America, Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ
2002
Grant, Ruth Chenven Foundation
2003
Artist in Residence, Kohler Arts/Industry, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, WI
Grant, Ruth Chenven Foundation
2003
American/Swedish Exchange Travel Grant, American Scandinavian Foundation
2002–2004
Glass Department Head, Worcester Center for Crafts, Worcester, MA
2004–2005
Studio Director of Education and Artist Services, Wheaton Arts, Millville, NJ
2005
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant
2005
Arts/ Industry Coordinator, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2006
Young Talent Award, UrbanGlass Awards Dinner, New York, NY
2006
Artist in Residence, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
2006
Artist in Residence, The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
2007
Gallery of Success Honoree, Temple University, PA
2007
Designer, Steuben Glass, Corning, NY
2008
Wisconsin Arts Board Fellowship Award
2008
Artist in Residence, funded by a Challenge America Grant/NEA, Louisiana Artworks, LA

Exhibitions

2012
Art Dallas 2012, Dallas, TX
2011
Beth Lipman: Yours Always, Cade Tompkins Projects, Providence, RI (solo)
2010
Glimmering Gone, Collaboration with Ingalena Klenell, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA (solo)
2009
One from Wisconsin, Museum of Wisconsin Art, WI (March) (solo)
2009
Prosopopoeia, Chipstone Foundation/ Milwaukee Art Museum, WI (January)
2009
Art of Glass, Chrysler Museum, VA (March)
2008
True Grit: Frames, Fixations, and Flirtations, McColl Center for Visual Arts, NC
2008
After You’re Gone, RISD Museum, Providence, RI (solo)
2007
What Remains, Heller Gallery, NY (solo)
2007
s12 Gallerie & Verksted, Bergen, Norway (solo)
2007
Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto, Ontario (solo)
2007
From the Ground Up, Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, DC
2007
Wisconsin Triennial, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
2007
Interiority, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
2007
Shattering Glass- New Perspectives, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2006
SOFA New York, Heller Gallery, NY, NY
2006
New England Glass: The Quiet Force, Krikorian Gallery, Worcester Center for Crafts, MA
2006
The Edges of Grace, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
2006
9th International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii (group)
2005
Celebrating the Oyster, Clay College, Cumberland County College, Millville, NJ (group)
2005
Minimalism, D & A Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA (group)
2005
Dynamic Glass, Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ (group)
2005
Cheonju International Craft Biennale 05, Cheonju, South Korea (group)
2005
Cool Liquid, Museum of American Glass, Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ (group)
2005
Glass Weekend 05, Heller Gallery, Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ (group)
2005
Natural Selection, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA (group)
2005
Sculpture in Glass, Block Museum, NorthWestern University, IL (group)
2005
Bancketje, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA (solo)
2004
Bancketje, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA (solo)
2004
Bancketje, Museum of American Glass, Wheaton Arts, NJ (solo)
2004
SOFA Chicago, Heller Gallery, Chicago, IL (group)
2004
A Periodic Table, Wexler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2004
Chappell Gallery, Boston, MA
2004
Faculty Biennial, Krikorian Gallery, Worcester Center for Crafts, MA
2004
Heller Gallery, NY, NY (May) (solo)
Philadelphia International Airport, Terminal B
2003
John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI (October- January 2004) (solo)
20/20 Vision, Museum of American Glass, Wheaton Village, NJ
SOFA, Heller Gallery, NY, NY
Crystal Clear, Friesen Gallery, Seattle, WA
2003
Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2002
Mangel Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
Glass America, Heller Gallery, NY, NY
Glass Now, Sharon Arts Gallery, Peterborough, NH
2001
Heller Gallery, NY, NY (solo)
Interpretations of a Still Life, Forrest Scott Gallery, Millburn, NJ
Fabric Workshop Banner Exhibition, Community Gallery, Philadelphia Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
Under the Influence, Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY
Glass America, Heller Gallery, NY, NY
New York Glass, Union Art Gallery, University of Stonybrook, NY
2000
Glass America, Heller Gallery, NY, NY
Good Business is the Best Art, Bronx Museum of Art, NY
LandEscapes, Dieu Donne Papermill, NY, NY
Glass Express, DUMBO Art Center, Brooklyn, NY
Glassworks: Emerging Artists, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
“Connection,” Linder Gallery, Keystone College, La Plume, PA
AND....a Showcase of Multidisciplinaires, Limelight Gallery, NY, NY
1999
American Glass, Long Island Art Museum, Hempstead, NY
Gift, site specific public art event, Brooklyn, NY
International Women’s View on Masculinity, UFA Gallery, NY, NY
1998
Faculty Exhibition, Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, NY
Artist in the Marketplace 18th Annual Exhibition, Bronx Museum of Art, NY
Between the Bridges Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Fulton Ferry State Park, Brooklyn, NY
Summer Invitational, Cast Iron Gallery, Soho, NY
DUMBO 3, Gale Gates et al Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Williamsburg Bridges Tibet, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, NY
1997
Lots: An Exhibition, 65 Hope St., Brooklyn, NY
Sculptural Objects Functional Art, Chicago, IL
Glass Worlds, Robert Lehman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
1996
New York Biennial of Glass, Robert Lehman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Some Like It Hot, Freyberger Gallery, Penn State Campus, PA

Literature

Doucette, Renee, “Beth Lipman at Cade Tompkins Projects”, GoLocal, Providence November
Van Siclen, Bill, “Pushing the Limits of Glass at Cade Tompkins Projects: Cool, Cerebral,
Cook, Greg, “Beth Lipman at Cade Tompkins Projects”, The Phoenix, November 29, 2011
Josslin, Victoria “Fermata” Glass, Summer 2011
Beal, Suzanne, “Vanishing Point” American Craft, June/July, 2011
“Glimmering Gone” (catalogue) Andrea Moody, Meliss Post, Anders Stephanson, ICA, Maine
Ponnekanti, Rosmary, “Glimmering Glass Displays in Two New Tacoma Exhibits”, News
Holland Cotter, New York Times, “One Museum, Five Shows…” August 1998
Bronx Museum of Art, Artist in the Marketplace, 18th Annual Exhibition, checklist, July 1998
John Perreault, GLASS, “The 2nd New York Biennial of Glass,” Winter, 1996
“Exhibitionism,” GLASS, Summer, pg. 46, 2002
Steve Sherman, Keene Sentinel, “Artist Transforms Paintings …,” January 2002 Page 3
Gallery, American Craft Magazine, Aug/Sept 01, pg. 103, 2001
Judy Collischan, GLASS, review, Summer, 2001
Glass Art Society Journal, 2000, Still Life with Fruit (Severin Roesen), pg. 115, 2001
Ken Johnson, New York Times, “Glassworks: Emerging Artists,” July, 2000
John Perreault, GLASS, “Riffs in Glass,” Summer, 2000
Richard Yelle, Glass Art at UrbanGlass, book, May, 2000
Phyllis Braff, New York Times, “Leaves of Glass… Other Metaphors,” January, 2000
Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition, Between the Bridges, checklist, August 1998
20/20 Vision, American Craft Magazine, Dec/Jan, pg. 49, 2003
Richard Yelle, International Glass Art, book, 2003
Lucartha Kohler, Women Working in Glass, book, 2003
Joyce Vanaman, The Press of Atlantic City, “A Banquet of Glass”, August, 2003
Robin Rice, City Paper, “Reflections,” Apr. 11- Apr.18, #882, pg. 23, 2002
Portfolio, American Craft Magazine, April/ May, pg. 85, 2002
The Sunday Telegraph, “The Art of Glass,” October 20, 2002
Joni Hollinghorst, Keene Sentinel, “Glass as Sculpture at Sharon,” October, 2002
Jane Eklund, Monadnock Ledger, “ Glassworks,” October 31, pg. 21, 2002
Dana Vernier, Peterborough Transcript, “Delicate Art of Shaping Glass,” October, 2002
Robin Rice, Art News, “A Periodic Table”, January 2005
Constance Gorfinkle, The Patriot Ledger, “ Feast for the Eyes….”, December 30, 2004
Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, “Beth Lipman: Bancketje”, December 23, 2004
GLASS, “Artist in Residence Takes on New Meaning at Wheaton Village”, Fall, 2004
Robin Rice, GLASS, “Beth Lipman Invites Fellow Artists to a [Banquet],” Winter, 2004
Sculpture, Itinerary, January 2004
Robert Baxter, Courier Post, Arts and Entertainment, “ A Glass Repast,” March 2004
Leslie Umberger, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Beth Lipman: Still Lifes in Glass, Checklist, 2003
James Auer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel,” Center Draws Accolades…” November 25, 2003
Gay Taylor, Museum of American Glass at Wheaton Village, 20/20 Vision, checklist, 2003
Blake Gopnik, Washington Post, Here & Now, Sunday, March 25, 2007
Juror's Choice, New Glass Review, 2007
Audrey Hoffer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "National Treasures," Cue, March 25, 2007
Mary Louise Schumacher, JSonline.com, "More on Last Suppers in Art," video, March 30, 2007
Eve Zibart, Washingtonpost.com, "At the Renwick, Beauty Grounded in Nature, April 13, 2007
The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation: 2005 Awards, catalog, 2006
Museum of American Glass, The Fires Burn On, book, 2006
Ready for a Feast? Visit the Museum of Glass, Tacoma Weekly Clips, November 10, 2005
Juror’s Choice, New Glass Review, 2005
Robin Rice, Hourglass, GLASS, “Glass Sculpture”, Summer, 2005
Barbara MacAdam, Art News, “Shattering Glass,” June 2008, page 139
Blanch Craig, Contemporary Glass, 2008
Recent Important Acquisitions, New Glass Review 29, 2008
John Drury, GLASS, ”What Remains,” Winter, pg. 57, 2007
Mary Louise Schumacher, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “Collective Vision,” Cue, May 27
Benjamin Genocchio,The New York Tiimes, “Really? It’s All Made of Glass?” In the Region, Dec 30, 2007
Georgette Gouveia, “Katonah Exhibit Views Glass in a New Light,” NYjournalnews.com, Dec 3, 2007
Neil Watson, Ellen Keiter, Shattering Glass: New Perspectives, Katonah Museum of Art, checklist, 2007
Jane Milosch, Susanne Frantz, From the Ground Up, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, exhibition checklist, 2007
Robin Tierney Washington Examiner, "Flights of Hand: Supreme Craft," Weekend, March 10 & 11, 2007