About Giles Gilson
GILES GILSON RESUME
Fine arts, including
various media in painting and sculpture
Aircraft theory and
SELECTED PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institute, Wash, D.C.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA.
Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
The Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile, AL
The Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI
The Schenectady Museum, Schenectady, New York.
Arizona State University Museum of Art, Tempe, AZ
University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor Mach.
The Lewis Collection, Richmond, VA.
The Lipton Collection, Los Angeles, CA
The Wood Turning Center, Philadelphia, PA
EXHIBITS (partial list of locations)
Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, NY
Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York, NY
Greenville Co. Museum of Art, Greenville, SC
Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL.
Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage, AK.
Canadian Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, Canada.
Canton Art Institute, Canton, Ohio.
Renwick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN
"American Woodcarvers Show", Worcester, Mass., and Rockefeller Center, NYC.
Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC
Utah Museum of Fine Art, Salt Lake City, Utah
Los Angeles Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Tromso Museum, Tromso, Norway.
Chateau De Wiltz, Luxembourg, Belgium.
Tartu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia.
Belvedere Palace, Prague, Czechoslovakia.
The American Cultural Center, Warsaw, Poland.
Historic Museum of Applied Art, Vilnius, Lithuania.
BY INVITATION (Partial list)
Panelist-speaker, 1978 Convention of the American Society of Interior Designers, Washington, D.C.
Technical consultant for 3M Corp, St. Paul, MN
Technical Consultant for Harmony Arts Ltd. NYC
Technical consultant for General Electric Co., Schenectady, NY
Consulting Artist for General Electric Company, Schenectady, NY
Speaker/slides at Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Technical Consultant for Steinburger Sound, Newburgh, NY
Artist in residence- University of Pennsylvania at Indiana, 1989
Guest lecturer/Instructor at Cal State at Fullerton, 1990
Panelist/Instructor; ACC Southeastern conference, Jackson, MS, 1991
Body Design for Formula Honda racecar, 1991
Instructor; Woodturning Design Conference, Saskatoon, Canada, 1992
Keynote speaker, + workshops; AWGB International Seminar, Loughborough, England, 1993
BIBLIOGRAPHY (partial list)
Craft Art International (Australia)
500 Wood Bowls ,Lark
Crafts (Great Britain)
Holz und Elfenbein (Germany)
American Woodturner (AAW journal)
Artistic Woodturning Dale Nish.
Woodworking The New Wave - Dona Meilach.
The Art of Turned Wood Bowls - Edward Jacobson.
A Gallery of Turned Objects - Albert LeCoff.
Design Book II, Taunton Press
Fine Woodworking Techniques 4
On Making and Modifying Machines
Lathe Turned Objects, Wood Turning Center.
Woodturning (Great Britain)
Polychromatic Assembly for Woodturning
The Craft Factor (Canadian)
The Art of the Lathe, Speilman
Contemporary Turned Wood, Leier/Peters/Wallace
The Fine Art of Wood, Detroit Institute of Art
Woodturning in North America Since 1930, Wood Turning Center/Yale
Nature Transformed , Umma
Beneath the Bark, Christensen Nish
The Craft Report
On Making and Modifying Machines, Taunton Press
Special Award: Turned Object Show, Phila, PA, 1981
Best Dimensional Display, 1985, Growth Inc. Upstate N.Y. Ad Club Inc.
Mid Atlantic Foundation For The Arts-artist in residency, 1988
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