David Schwarz: Artist Bio + Accolades
David Schwarz's career has spanned over a a quarter century. A pioneer in his field, Schwarz continues to hold exibitions all over the world. Since 1980, Schwarz has been seleted for hundreds of exibitions at hundreds of cities across the U.S.
In addition, Schwarz's work is in the permant collections of the following notable public and private collections:
NOTABLE COLLECTIONS: Selected
NIIJIMA GLASS ART MUSEUM, Niijima, Japan
MILWAUKEE MUSEUM OF ART, Milwaukee, WI
CORNING MUSEUM OF GLASS, Corning, NY.
SMITHSONIAN, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Washington D.C.
THE HIGH MUSEUM, Atlanta, GA.
UTAH MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Salt Lake City, UT
THE WASHINGTON ART CONSORTIUM, Washington State
TACOMA ART MUSEUM, Tacoma WA
CINCINNATI ART MUSEUM, Cincinnati, Ohio
MUSEUM OF ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY, University of Missouri-Columbia
WHITE HOUSE, Washington D.C.
HUNTER MUSEUM OF ART, Chattanooga, TN.
THE INDIANA UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM, Bloomington, IN
STATE COMPENSATION INSURANCE FUND OF CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, CA.
SEVEN BRIDGES FOUNDATION: Old Greenwich, CT
CITY OF SEATTLE PORTABLE WORKS COLLECTION, Seattle, WA.
WESTERN GALLERY, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
SHERATON HOTEL, Seattle, WA.
MUSKEGON MUSEUM OF ART: Muskegan, MI.
WASHINGTON STATE ART COMMISSION, Olympia, WA.
FUQUA INDUSTRIES: Atlanta, GA.
SAFECO, Seattle, WA.
SEAFIRST CORPORATION, Seattle, WA
BOEING AIRCRAFT CO., Seattle, WA.
RAINIER BANK Seattle, WA.
MARK TWAIN BANK, St Louis, MO.
THE CITY OF EVERET PUBLIC ART COLLECTION, Everett, WA
PRESCOTT COLLECTION OF PILCHUCK GLASS at PACIFIC FIRST
CENTER, Seattle, WA
NUMEROUS PRIVATE AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
NOTABLE RECENT AWARDS:
2009 “Artist-in-Residence” The 22nd Niijima International Glass Art Festival, Niijima ,Japan
2010 “OUTSTANDING ALUMNI RECOGNITION AWARD” Central Washington University,
College of Arts and Humanities, Ellensburg, WA
2011” Work Shop Instructor” The 24 Niijima International Glass Art Festival, Niijima, Japan