Mike Weber



Dreamer III
Ceramics
40" tall
 

Dreamer IV
Ceramics
65" tall




Dreamer II
Ceramics
62" tall



 



 


 
Statement
  Born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 1941, Mike Weber received his M.F.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1984. He studied ceramic sculpture at the Artigas Foundation, Gallifa, Spain, and has been teaching art for over fifteen years at Beloit College, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and currently at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He has been a lecturer and visiting artist at the Kansai Gaidai University of Foreign Studies in Hirakata City, Japan, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of Iowa.

He has traveled extensively and has studied ceramic art with Joanette Artigas in Spain, and Shiro Tsujimura in Japan. He is currently creating human size, polychrorne ceramic sculpture and wood-fired ceramics. He has exhibited his work in New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, and Tokyo. His work is in collections in many countries. Currently, he is exhibiting at Dai Ichi Gallery in New York City, Bilhenry Gallery in Milwaukee, and Moegi Gallery in Japan.


Education
  M.F.A. Ceramics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Artigas Foundation, Gallifa, Spain

Exhibitions
 
1998Fearured Artist, Art Faculty Exhibition, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI
1998Paoli Clay Show, National Invitational, Percival Galleries, Des Moines, IA
1998Paoli National Invitational Ceramics Exhibition, Madison, WI
1997International Ceramics Exhibition, Moegi Gallery, Mashiko, Japan
1997National Invitational Ceramics Show (10 artists), Wright Art Museum, Beloit College, Beloit, WI, curated by David Horton of A.R.T.S., Chicago, IL
1996Invitational Ceramics Exhibition, Iwasawa Qallery, Los Gatos, CA
1996Group Show, Eva Cohen Gallery, Chicago, IL
1995Dat Ichi Fine Arts, New York, New York
1995Group Show Invitational, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
1995One-Person Exhibition, Gallery X, Rockford, IL
1995International Ceramics Exhibition, Artigas Foundation, Barcelona, Spain
1995National Conference for the Education of the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), Invitational Exhibition, Art Resource Gallery, St. Paul, MN
1994Group Exhibition, Bilhenry Walker, Milwaukee, WI
1994Group Exhibition, Woodlot Gallery, Sheboygan, WI
1994Two person Exhibition, Mt. Senario College, Ladysmith, WI
1994National Invitational Ceramics Exhibition, "Paoli Family," Madison, WI
1994One-Person Exhibition, Caputo Gallery, Madison, WI
1994One-Person Exhibition, Hales Gallery, Beloit College, Beloit, WI

Collections
  Atigas Foundation, Barcelona, Spain
Ramone Arque Galeria, La Bisbal, Spain
Law Firm of Shefsky, Saidlin and Froelich, Chicago, IL
Corporate Headquarters, Nationwide Funding, Chicago, IL
Private Collection of Steve Miller, Milwaukee, WI
Shiro Tsujimura, Nara, Japan
Spaightwood Gallery. Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI
City of Monterey, Monterey, CA
 


Bilhenry Gallery

Address inquiries to Mike Weber at bilhenry1@gmail.com
or call 414.332.2509


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