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Daniel Crichton
1946-2002

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"I am frequently imitating natural forces, layering the surface of the vessel, then eroding it, often reducing it down to eggshell-like finish."

Education:
Graduate, Glass Programme, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON '75-78
Graduate Program, Philosophy, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON '68-71
Bachelor of Arts, Ithaca College, NY '64-68

Selected Exhibitions:
Sheridan College Alumni and Faculty, Wexler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2001
Canadian Glass Art, Kittrell Riffkind Gallery, Dallas, TX 2001
Sheridan College Alumni and Faculty, Lafreniere & Pai Gallery, Ottawa, ON 2001
Glass Weekend 2001, Wheaton Village, featured artist with Galerie Elena Lee, Montreal, PQ 2001
Glass@Sheridan Exhibition, Chappell Gallery, Boston, MA 2001

Selected Accomplishments, Awards:
Demonstration Leader, 2001 Glass Art Society Conference, The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY 2001
Organized & curated exhibitions of Alumni work at the Wexler Gallery, Philadelphia and the Lafreniere and Pia Gallery, Ottawa, ON 2001
Organized & curated over 30 exhibitions featuring the work of alumni, faculty and students at Galerie Elena Lee, Montreal, Material Matters, Toronto
and the Chappell Gallery, Boston, MA 1981- present
Co-founded Ten North, an alliance of Canadian glass artists and organized two Glass Art Society expositions by the group
Recipient, 1994 Prix Saidye Bronfman Award for excellence in the fine crafts
Designed & produced the Ramon John Hnatyshyn Award for Voluntarism in the Performing Arts, 1994 , 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
Recipient, President's Award of Excellence, Sheridan College, 1991



 

 

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