Sallie PORTNOY

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SALLIE PORTNOY:  CV

Solo Glass Exhibitions

2012 Depot Gallery Dank Street, Sydney Australia “Intersections’ Cast glass and mixed metals

         Amarynth Gallery Toronto Ontario Canada, cast glass sculpture

2011 Soho Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Showcase,” cast glass sculpture

         Sydney Opera House, Studio Building: “Avant Carde” Display, cast glass sculpture

2010 Manyung Gallery, Melbourne, Australia: “Glass Art,” cast glass sculpture

2007 Tap Gallery, Sydney Australia: “Mixed Marriage,” glass & bronze sculpture

2003 Soho Gallery, Sydney Australia: “Les Angels,” cast glass angels

2002 Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney Australia: “Metamorfishes,” cast glass

2002 Soho Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Guardians of the Grail,” cast glass sculpture

2000 Glass Artists’ Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Speaking Figuratively,” cast glass

 

Juried, Acquisitive, & Group Exhibitions

2013 Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Wagga Wagga Australia

      2012 Sculptors Society Exhibitions, Sydney, Australia: Darling Park, Chifley Square,

        Governor Phillip & Governor Macquarie Towers

        Artman Gallery, Melbourne, Australia: “Focus on Glass”

       Glass Artists Gallery, Sydney Australia “A4 Small Works Exhibition”

 2011 Manly Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Keeping Company”

         Festival of Mosman, Sydney, Australia: “In Situ Exhibition” 

         Manly Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Keeping Company”

         Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Refraction”

         Artman Gallery, Melbourne, Australia: “Focus on Glass”

 2010 Sculptors Society Exhibition, Darling Park, Sydney, Australia:

         recipient of Price Waterhouse Cooper Prize for “Metamorphic Meditations”

         Global Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Sculpture 2010 Exhibition”

         Soho Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “The Best Of Exhibition”

       2009 Sculptors Society Exhibition, Darling Park, Sydney, Australia: Figurative prize for “Lilith”

         Contemporary Australian Art Glass, Hobart, Australia: “Furnace”

         Soho Gallery Exhibition, Sydney, Australia: “Tranquillity”

         Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Sydney, Australia: “Keeping Company Exhibition”

         Tasmania Shop & Gallery, “Hobart, Australia: “Australian Art Glass”

  2008 Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Wagga Wagga Australia: Print & Glass Exhibition: “Crossfire”

         Soho Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “All the Best 2008 Exhibition”

         Sculptors Society Exhibition, Sydney, Australia: Darling Park Exhibition

         Glass Artists Gallery Group Exhibition, Sydney, Australia: “Best Of Exhibition”

  2007 SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL: represented by Raglan Gallery, Sydney, Australia

         Defiance Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Small Sculpture Exhibition”

         “Sculpture in the Vineyards Exhibition,” Hunter Valley, NSW

        Mosman Village “Festival of Sculpture Exhibition,” Sydney, Australia

  2006 SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL: represented by Raglan Gallery, Sydney, Australia

         University of Western Sydney, Australia: “Acquisitive Sculpture Award & Exhibition”

         Defiance Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Small Sculpture Exhibition”

         “Sculpture in the Vineyards,” Hunter Valley, Australia

        2005 /04 SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL: represented by Raglan Gallery Sydney, Australia

         Raglan Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Towards the Inner – Avec le Verre”

         Manly Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia: “Material Instincts”

         Central Coast Art Exhibition, Wyong, Australia (1st prize, $3500) for “Blue Lady”

         Soho Gallery, Sydney Australia: “Sculpture 2005”

         Ariana Gallery, Royal Oak, MI: “Celebrating the Figure”

 

Commissions & Grants

   2012 Warringah Council - refurbish mosaics Berry Reserve & Seating Westpac Corner

            Equity Foundation, Sydney, Australia: Lifetime Achievement Award

   2011 Equity Foundation, Sydney, Australia: 25 Actors’ Equity Awards

            Equity Foundation, Sydney, Australia: Lifetime Achievement Award

   2010 Wall mosaic (10m2), Glenhaven Retirement Village, Sydney, Australia

            Equity Foundation, Sydney, Australia: Lifetime Achievement Award

   2009 Equity Foundation, Sydney, Australia: Lifetime Achievement Award

   2005 Rose & Max Rady Jewish Community Centre, Winnipeg, Canada: “Sisterhood,”

            3m x 2m  stainless steel figures for outdoor sculpture garden

   2004 Private commission, Palm Springs, California: 6 glass wall figures, 120 x 14 x 6cm

           Chatswood Oval, Sydney, Australia: (4m2), glass mosaic for entrance to Peace Park

   2003 Qantas Child Care Centre, Sydney: stone & glass mosaic

   1999 Warringah Council & Knox & Partners: 3 Sculptured and mosaic seat forms,

            Westpac corner, Narrabeen, Sydney, Australia

   1997 Warringah Council Glass Mosaic Bench (with children) Sydney, Australia

   1996 Warringah Council & Integrated Site Design: 18m2 playground Narrabeen, Sydney

 

Work/Teaching Experience

           2014-1987 The G Spot Studio: Sydney, Australia: cast, fused & slumped glass, mosaic,  sand casting & glass blowing    workshops and private tuition and commissions

2013/2014 Camp Creative, Bellingen, NSW, Australia: glass casting workshop

2014 Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, Queensland, Australia: glass casting workshop

           2012 Red Deer College, Alberta, Canada, Glass casting workshop

           2012 Pottery Place, North Queensland, Australia: glass casting workshop

           2011 Manly Art Gallery & Museum Society Board of Directors, Sydney, Australia

           2010 Mission Beach Art Centre & Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre, North Queensland,

                   Australia:3 glass casting workshops

           2009 Home design, Sydney, Australia: mosaic stone floors, glass mosaic bathroom walls,

                   kitchen splashback, lighting, soft furnishings, bronze cast door handles, fencing  (see website)

           2008 Manly Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia: lecture Studio Glass Practice

           2007 Pottery Place, North Queensland, Australia: 2 glass casting workshops

2004 Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York: glass casting/fusing workshop; Urban    Glass, Brooklyn, NY    glass casting/fusing workshop; Finn Stained Glass, Sydney, Australia: glass-casting workshop

2003 Gymea TAFE, Sydney, Australia: glass-casting workshop

2002 The Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey: glass-casting workshop; Sturt Craft Centre, Mittagong, NSW

2001 Guest lecturer, Architecture Society of Australia, Sydney: ‘Personal Artist Profile’

1998 Guest lecturer, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW: ‘Personal Artist Profile’

1997 Guest lecturer, Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem, Israel: ‘Personal Artist Profile’

1994 Lecturer, Niki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan: ‘Personal Artist Profile’

1993 Guest lecturer, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, Australia: ‘Personal Artist Profile’

1991 Bildwerk School, Frauenau, Germany: fusing workshop.

1990 Experimental Glass Workshop, New York: fusing/slumping workshop

 

   Permanent Collections

   Glasmuseet, Ebeltoft, Denmark

   National Glass Art Collection, Wagga Wagga, Australia

   Queensland Regional Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

   Museum of Northern Territory, Darwin, Australia

   Private Collections: Australia, New Zealand, Japan, USA, Canada, Britain, Finland,

   France, Germany, Czech Republic

 

 

 

Education

2013  Graduated Masters of Studio Art, Sydney College of the Arts, Australia

2005/6 Wollongong TAFE foundry student: bronze, aluminium &iron casting,

         Wollongong, Australia

1998 College of Holistic Counselling, Certificate in Counselling, Sydney, Australia

1995/91/90/ 87  Pilchuck Glass School: summer workshops in glass casting, Seattle, WA

1990 Bildwerk School, Frauenau, Germany: glass & metal casting with Steven P. Day

1988-89 City Art Institute, Bachelor of Fine Arts: Ceramics, Sydney, Australia.

1984 Parsons School of Design: Ceramics with Dorothy Hafner, New York

1981 Ceramic workshops with Gwynn Hansen-Piggot and Joan Campbell, South Australia

1979-80 Nova Scotia College of Art & Design: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1978-79 University of Manitoba: Ceramics with Robert Archembeau, Winnipeg, Canada     

                 

        Publications /Press

2013 Australian Signatures, The National Art Glass Collection, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery

2009 Ceramics, Glasswork & Pottery, Vol. 11.1, pages 18-20

2006 Art of Glass, Glass Art Committee, China Craft Council Vol. 18, pages 16 -25

2003 Craft Arts Magazine #57:The Glass Furnace, Turkey”, Australia

2003 Horizon Magazine, Feb. Edition, Australia

2000 Northern Beaches Journal, Autumn Edition

1997 Crafts Art International, Vol. 38, pages 68-67

1996 Object Magazine Vol. 1, Australia

1996 Australian Studio Glass “It’s Movement, It’s Makers and Their Art” Noris Ioannou,

         Craftsman House, Australia

1986 Craft Australia Yearbook, Australia

Sallie PORTNOY

Contact Details

To contact this sculptor, please email Eva Chant, Sculptors Society Secretary, at sculpt1@bigpond.net.au