Shelley Muzylowski Allen

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Born: Manitoba, Canada

Education:
1988 Fine Arts Degree in Painting & Intaglio
Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design
Vancouver, BC

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2016

Fuel Their Fire Artist Residency – Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
Guest Artist, Tianyuan Glass Art Festival, Tianyuan, China

2015

Gaffer Olympics Residency – Pilchuck Glass School, WA
Guest Artist – Benzaiten Center for the Creative Arts, Florida
Guest Artist – Toledo Glass Pavilion, OH
Guest Artist, Tianyuan Glass Art Festival, Tianyuan, China

2014

Artist in Residence Recipient – Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska
Guest Artist – Glass Arts Society, Chicago, IL

2013

Guest Artist – GlassBoston, Boston, MA

2012

Guest Artist – Davide Salvadore Studio, Murano, Italy

2011

Guest Artist – Cressman Center, U of L, Louisville, KY
Guest Artist – Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA

2010

Guest Artist – Glass Arts Society, Louisville, KY

2009

Residency  – Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA

2007

Guest Artist – Toyama City Institute of Glass, Toyama, Japan

2006

Guest Artist – International Festival of Glass, Stourbridge, England

2004

Guest Artist – Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA

2003

Tiffany Foundation Nomination, Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation NY

1996

Scholarship, Pilchuck Glass School/BCGAA

1994

Scholarship, Pilchuck Glass School

1991

Canada Council, Grant For Creative Production of Collaborative Film

1982

Provincial Arts Scholarship, Government of British Columbia

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Sir Elton John
Dale Chihuly
Sara Morgan – Kinder Morgan, Inc. – Houston, Texas
Grand Rapids Art Museum – Grand Rapids, MI
Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA
Nuutajarvii Lasikyla – Nuutajarvii, Finland
Toyama City Institute of Glass Arts Permanent Collection, Toyama, Japan
Alan Ginsberg
Sue Hauberg
Michael Dickinson – Ontario, Canada
Riverside Health Club – Burlington, WA
Moss Adams, LLP – Bellingham, WA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015

GLASS 3 – San Juan Museum of Art, San Juan Island, WA
43rd Annual International Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, MI
Contemporary Glass of the Pacific Northwest – The Rockwell Museum, Corning, NY
Bellwether, Solo Glass Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Art Palm Beach – Habatat Galleries, MI
Glass Collectors Weekend Exhibition – Schantz Galleries, MA

2014

42nd Annual International Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, MI
Translating Reality: Representation in Glass – Muskegon Museum of Art, MI
Year of the Horse, Solo Glass Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Mesmer, Solo Glass Exhibition – Habatat Galleries, MI

2013

41st Annual International Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, MI
Levity, Solo Glass Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
GlassBoston – Lanoue Fine Art Gallery, Boston, MA
Glass Survey Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Art Palm Beach – Habatat Galleries, MI
SOFA Chicago – Habatat Galleries, MI
Solo Glass Exhibition – Napua Gallery, Maui, HI

2012

Menagerie, Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Midas, Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – Blue Rain Contemporary, Scottsdale, AZ
50 Years of Studio Glass – Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY
Art Palm Beach – Palm Beach, FL – Habatat Galleries
SOFA Chicago – Habatat Galleries, MI
40th Annual International Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, MI

2011

Pentimento, Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – Blue Rain Contemporary, Scottsdale, AZ
Primal Inspirations, Muskegon Museum of Art, MI
39th Annual International Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, MI
Palm Beach3 – Palm Beach, FL – Habatat Galleries
Fade In, Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – PISMO Fine Art Glass, Denver, CO
SOFA Chicago – Habatat Galleries, MI

2010

Against the Surface, Solo Glass Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Fade In, Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
SOFA NY – Blue Rain Gallery, NY, NY
38th Annual International Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, MI
SOFA Chicago – Blue Rain Gallery
Heart of the West – Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame, Fort Worth, TX

2009

A Natural Order – Solo Glass Sculpture Show – William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
Effigies in Glass – Collaborative Exhibition w/Tammy Garcia – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Invitational Exhibition – Nuutajarven Galleria Osuuskunta, Nuutajarven, Finland
SOFA NY – Blue Rain Gallery, Amory, NYC
37th Glass Invitational – Habatat Galleries, Royal Oak, MI
SOFA West – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Glass Unexpected – Center for the Living Arts, Mobile, AL
Featured Artist Arts Festival – Focus Gallery, Anacortes, WA
SOFA Chicago – Blue Rain Gallery – Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

2008

Solo Exhibition, Modern Menagerie – Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA
Solo Glass Sculpture/Painting Exhibition – Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – Kuivato Gallery, Sedona, AZ
SOFA Chicago – Blue Rain Gallery – Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
World Glass Exhibition Invitational – William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
Palm Beach3 – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, West Palm Beach, FL

2007

Palm Beach3 – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, West Palm Beach, FL
Solo Glass Sculpture & Painting Show,  Stable Variations – William Traver Gallery,     Seattle, WA
Glass Weekend – Thomas R. Riley Galleries -Wheaton Village, NJ
Art’s Alive! Invitational – La Conner, WA
SOFA Chicago – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

2006

Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition – Thomas R. Riley Galleries , Cleveland, OH
Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition –  Kuivato Gallery, Sedona, AZ
SOFA Chicago – Thomas R. Riley Galleries -Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Art’s Alive! Invitational – La Conner, WA
Pilchuck Glass Artists – History of the World Gallery, Camano Island, WA
Palm Beach3 – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, Palm Beach FL

2005

SOFA Chicago – Thomas R. Riley Galleries -Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Glass Weekend – Wheaton Village, NJ
Glass:  A Focus on Sculpture – Goldesberry Gallery, Houston, Texas
SOFA New York – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, New York, NY
SOFA Palm Beach – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, West Palm Beach, FL

2004

Palm Beach Contemporary – Thomas Riley Galleries, Palm Beach, FL
SOFA New York – Armory, New York, NY
Solo Glass Sculpture Exhibition -Thomas R. Riley Galleries , Cleveland, OH
SOFA Chicago – Thomas Riley Galleries, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

2003

Glass Weekend – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, Wheaton Village, NJ
SOFA Chicago – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Mansfield Art Center – Mansfield, OH
Group Exhibition – Thomas R. Riley Galleries, Columbus, OH
Looking North: Glass Artists North of Seattle – History of the World Gallery, Camano     Island, WA
Pilchuck Glass Artists – History of the World Gallery, Camano Island, WA

2002

Featured Artist -Thomas R. Riley Galleries, Kirkland, WA
Group Exhibition -Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX
A Horse is a Horse – Solomon Dubnik Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Pilchuck Glass Artists – History of the World Gallery, Camano Island, WA

MEDIA

2013

“Review: Group Exhibition,” Glass Quarterly Magazine, Fall 2013/Issue 132, p. 56
“Archetypal Animal Forms,” American Art Collector, March/Issue 89, pp. 100-101
“Meeting at Pilchuck Spurs Fruitful Collaboration, ” HourGlass, Glass Quarterly Magazine, Winter 2012-13/Issue 129, p. 10

2012

Juror’s Choice – New Glass Review, #33
“Glass Now,” Seattle Magazine, May 2012, Volume 21 Number 5, p. 115
“Midas,” American Art Collector, February/Issue 76, p. 118

2009

“Morris Code,” Glass Quarterly Magazine, Winter 2009-10/Issue 117

2007

“Heart For Glass,” Applause, Sec. D, pp. 1-3, Skagit Valley Herald, Oct 25

2006

“All the Pretty Horses,” Sedona Monthly Magazine, November Issue, p. 45
“500 Glass Objects,”  p. 384, Lark Publishing

2005

“Team Effort,” Artisan Northwest Magazine, Spring Issue,  p.24

2002

Carol Duvall Show,  HGTV, Aired May 23, “Marriage in Glass,” Interviewed/filmed working in glass studio

JURIED AUCTIONS

1999 -2012

Pilchuck Annual Auction, Seattle, WA

2006-11

Museum  of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA

2006

International Glass Festival, Stourbridge, England

2004 – 2009

PONCHO Gala, Seattle, WA

2005 – 2011

Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA

2002

Passion Afire, Seattle, WA

STUDIO EXPERIENCE

1998-2004

Glass Sculpting Assistant, William Morris Inc.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2012

Instructor – Blown Glass Sculpture, Pilchuck Glass School, WA

2011

Instructor – Sculpturama, Pittsburgh Center for Glass

2009

Instructor – Blown Glass Sculpture, Pilchuck Glass School, WA

2007

Instructor – Blown Glass Sculpture, TIGA, Toyama, Japan

2006

Instructor – Blown Glass Sculpture, International Glass Festival, Stourbridge, England
Instructor – Surface + Sculpture, Pittsburgh Center for Glass

2004-05

Instructor – Blown Glass Sculpture, Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA

2003

Teaching Assistant, William Morris, Pilchuck Glass School, WA

2000

Teaching Assistant, Hot Glass Sculpture, Nuutajaarvi, Finland