Résumé

JAMES BLACKBURN CRAIG

Tri-Cities, Washington 99337

EDUCATION

M.F.A., University of Montana, 1977

B.F.A., Florida Atlantic University, 1971

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Associate Professor of Art (retired), Columbia Basin College, Pasco, WA 1998 to 2016

Art Instructor, Poplar High School, Poplar, MT, 1980 – 1998

Adjunct Art Instructor, Ft. Peck Community College, Poplar, MT, 1981- 1996

Visiting Assistant Professor (ceramics), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada 1977- 78

Design Instructor, Dept. of Art and the College of Continuing Education, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1975 -1977

Art Instructor, Boca Raton High School, Boca Raton. FL, 1972 -1975

Adjunct Ceramic and Crafts Instructor, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, 1974 -1975

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)

James Blackburn Craig: Experiences & Recollections Boswell Corner Gallery, North Idaho College, Coeur d’ Alene, ID, 2011

James Blackburn Craig, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA, September 2010

James Blackburn Craig: Recycled Materials, Objects and Observations, Allied Arts, Richland, WA, March 2009

Blue Highways, Beall Park Art Center, Bozeman, MT, 1995

James Craig, Traveling Exhibition, Minot State University, Minot, ND and NorthDakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND, 1993

James Craig, Artworks Gallery, Seattle, WA, 1993

James Craig, Artworks Gallery, Seattle, WA, 1991

James Craig, Paris Gibson Square, Great Falls, MT, 1991

James Craig, Gallery of Visual Arts, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1991

James Craig, Custer County Art Center/Water Works Gallery, Miles City MT, 1986

Lower Forty: Installation, University of Saskatchewan, 1978

James Craig, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, University of MT, 1977

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

61st Annual Central Washington Artists’ Exhibition, Larson Gallery, Yakima, 2016, Director’s Choice Award, & Baha’i Faith Award

Larson Gallery Guild Members’s Exhibition, Larson Gallery, Yakima, 2016

Columbia Basin College Art Faculty Exhibit, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA. 2014

Wood Creations, Washington State University – Tri-Cities, WA. 2014

YAM 2013 Art Auction, Yellowstone Art Museum (43 artists), Billings, MT, 2013

57th Annual Central Washington Artists Exhibition, Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA, 2012.  Best of Show Award, & The Yakima Valley Society of Artists Award

Celebrating Family Farms, Craig, Murphy, Ackerman, The Dalles Art Center & Gallery, The Dalles, OR, 2011

YAM 2010 Art Auction, Yellowstone Art Museum (43 artists), Billings, Montana, 2010

Craig & Korakianitou, Simon Gallery, Yakima, WA, 2008

Columbia Basin College Annual Art Faculty Exhibitions, Esvelt Gallery, Columbia Basin College, Pasco, WA, 2000-2018

Miniature Art Exhibition, Roxy Art & Expresso Café, Kennewick, WA, 2007

51st Annual Central Washington Artists Exhibition, Larson Gallery,Yakima, WA, 2006. Best of Show Award, & The Lloyd Garretson Co. Award

Estes es mi hogar/This is my home”, juried international exhibition Washington State University, Tri-Cities Exhibition Center, Richland, WA. 2006

Regional Community College Invitational Exhibition, Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA, 2006

Annual Regional Multi-Media Juried Show, Allied Arts Gallery, Richland, WA, 2005. Two Merit Awards

49th Annual Central Washington Artists Exhibition, Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA, 2004. Dr. & Mrs. K. F. Aboulhosm Award

Northwest Biennial Exhibition, Tacoma Museum of Art, Tacoma, WA, 2004

Artists in Residence Exhibit, Masterson’s Home Builders of Kennewick, WA, 2001

45th Annual Central Washington Artist’s Exhibition, Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA, 2000

Annual Art Auctions, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT, 1983-2000

Winter Art Show, Esvelt Gallery, Columbia Basin College, Pasco, WA, 1998-1999

Artists Who Teach, Paris Gibson Square, Great Falls, MT, 1995

5th International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, 1994

Narration Through Form, Seven Montana Sculptors, Haynes Art Gallery, Montana State University, Bozeman, Mt. 1992

Celebrate Montana, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.1990. Merit Award

Narrative Sculpture, James Craig, Michael Sarich, Hills Snyder, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings MT, 1989

Art As Political Vision, Brunswick Contemporary Gallery, Missoula, MT, 1988, Best of Show Award

Ten Montana Artists, Artworks Gallery, Seattle, WA, 1988

Resources: Plenty and Plundered, Brunswick Contemporary Gallery, Missoula, MT, 1987, Best of Show Award

PUBLICATIONS

Central Washington Artists 2007-2010, Artists Archive Project, Larson Gallery, Abbott Printing, 2010, P. 34, Fig. 35

5TH International ShoeBox Sculpture Traveling Exhibition, 1994-1996, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, General Printing Corp., P. 22, Fig. 22

Narration Through Form, Haynes Fine Art Gallery, MSU, Bozeman, MT., catalog, 1992

James Craig: Sculpture And Drawings,Center For Contemporary Arts, Great Falls, MT. catalog, 1991

Narrative Sculpture: James Craig, Michael Sarich,  Hills Snyder, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billing, MT. catalog, 1989

Art As Political Vision,: Fusion of Art, Politics,Brunswick Gallery, Missoula, MT. Missoulian, March, 4, 1988, P. A-4

 

Art Instructor from the Pacific Northwest

James Craig is an experienced art instructor currently living in Southeastern Washington State. He has spent the last 15 years as an art instructor at Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Washington.