William Morris (American, born )

Timeline

1957
Born: Carmel, California
1994
National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Artist Grant
1997
Outstanding Achievement in Glass, UrbanGlass Third Annual Awards Dinner, New York, NY
1997
Distinguished Alumni Award, California State University, Chico, CA
1997
Featured Artist, Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery, Artist Series
2001
Visionaries Award, American Craft Museum, New York, NY
2002
Artist as Hero Award, National Liberty Museum, PA
2002
Artist as Hero Award, National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2004
Jurors Award, 32nd Annual International Glass Invitational, Habatat Galleries, Royal Oak, MI
2005
Master of the Medium Award, James Renwick Alliance, Washington, DC
California State University, Chico, CA
Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
Selected Collections
American Craft Museum, New York, NY
Auckland Museum, New Zealand
Birmingham Museum of Art, AL
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
The Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA
The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
Daiichi Museum, Nagoya, Japan
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Sapporo, Japan
The Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
The Louvre, Paris, France
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Musee des arts decoratifs, Paris, France
Museum fur Kunst and Gewerbe Hamburg, Germany
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
The Mueum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Niijima Contemporary Glass Art Museum, Japan
Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Port of Seattle, Seattle, WA

Exhibitions

2009
Myth, Object and the Animal, The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH (solo)
2009
The 37th International Glass Invitational Awards Exhibition, Habatat Galleries, Royal Oak, MI
2008
Myth, Object and the Animal, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN (solo)
2008
Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah, GA (solo)
2008
FLUX - Reflection in Contemporary Glass, New Mexico Museum Arts, Santa Fe, NM
2008
Design Cities, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul
2007
Habatat Galleries. Boca Raton FL (solo)
2007
Holsten Gallery, Stockbridge MA (solo)
2007
Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA (solo)
2006
Myth, Object and the Animal, The Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA (solo)
2006
Ameringer Yohe Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
2006
The Huntsville Museum, Huntsville, AL
2006
Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue WA
2006
Imago Gallery, Palm Desert, CA
2005
Myth, Object and the Animal, Leighyawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
2005
International Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
2005
The Beauty of Life: William Morris and the Art of Design, Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, IL (solo)
2004
American Studio Glass: A Survey of the Movement, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY
2003
American Studio Glass: A Survey of the Movement, Fairfield Center for Contemporary Art, Sturgeon Bay, WI
2003
Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA (solo)
2003
Susan Duval Gallery, Aspen, CO
2003
Duane Reed Gallery, St. Louis, MO
2003
Fire and Form, The Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
2002
Sphere, Galerie Internationale Du Verre, France
2002
Myth, Object and the Animal, Traveling Exhibition, beginning at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX
2002
Man Adorned, Traveling Exhibition, beginning at Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
2001
Vision, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota Aichi
2000
Susan Duval Gallery, Aspen, CO
2000
Heller Gallery, New York, NY
1999
Glass! Glorious Glass!, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC
1999
Holding Light, Austin Museum of Art-Laguna Gloria, Austin, TX
1998
Friesen Gallery, Ketchum, ID
1998
Foster White Gallery, Seattle, WA
1997
Glass Today: American Studio Glass from Cleveland Collections, The Cleveland Museum of Art, OH
1997
Art Nouveau: Glass and Pottery, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX
1996
American Glass: Masters of the Art, U.S. Information Agency, International traveling exhibition
1995
Museum of Northwest Art, LaConner, WA
1994
Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Hokkaido, Japan