June 28 - 30, 2019 Western Gateway Park Friday & Saturday 11AM - 10PM
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William Richards

Underwood, WA Medium:Mixed Media Booth:LS2 Artist Website Email William Richards

Profile: Born 1954, Evanston, Illinois
1978- BFA Ceramics and Glass, University of Minnesota
1981- MFA Ceramics, University of Washington. Publications: Architectural Crafts, Bridget Beattie McCarthy; Washington Craft Forms, LaMar Harrington; Arts Line Magazine, August 1985 Issue; Winn Art Group Signature Collections, I, II & III; 1991 Portfolio of American Crafts, GLM Publications; Better Homes and Gardens, January 1991 Issue; The Guild 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, Kraus Sikes; Star Trek the Next Generation and Star Trek Voyager television series; Residential Lighting, October 1995; The Lampshade Book, Lark Books, 1997. Films: Narrow Margin, Star Trek IX, and Star Trek Insurrection. Star Trek the Magazine March 2002 issue. American Windsurfer, Summer 2003. Grants and Awards: Works on or off Paper and Clay- Honorable Mention
Pacific Northwest Arts and Crafts Fair- First Place and Honorable Mention
Crafts 80- First Place
Ford Foundation Grant
Hail Mid Columbia- Honorable Mention
Artists of the Gorge- First Place. Selected Collections and Installations: SAFECO Corporate Collection; Nordstrom; Peoples Bank; Diamond Sylvester; Howard S. Wright Construction; Firemans Fund Insurance; Chevron; Western Airlines; Marriot hotels; Palmer House and Towers, Chicago; UCLA Medical Center; Gene Roddenberry; Holiday Inn; Daiichi Hotel, Tokyo Bay, Japan; Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City; CBS Television; Boeing Aircraft Company; Amoco Corp.; Bloomingdales; Hilton Equipment; Signature Inns; GTE Northwest; Group Health; Xerox Corp.; Walt Disney Pictures; NCR; Paramount Pictures; Charter Medical Group; Frederick and Nelson; Hewlett-Packard; McDonald’s Corp.; Gran Deco Hotel; Urabandai, Japan; ComSat Laboratories; Dow Chemical World Headquarters; and many others.