THOMAS A. LINDSEY
5706 Edens Road
Guemes Island, WA 98221
Phone: 206-849-8356
Email: sunspot11@hotmail.com or talin95@hotmail.com

Born 3/25/41 in Butler, PA. Grew up in Pittsburgh, PA.

EDUCATION

1968 Carnegie Mellon University (Incomplete Masters), Sculpture-Major
1967 B.F.A. Kansas City Art Institute, Major-Sculpture Minor-Printmaking
1962 -64 University of Oklahoma and University of Kentucky, Undergraduate Architecture
1960 -62 Indiana University, Undergraduate Business Administration

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1995-2008 Private practice
1994 Licensed to practice Architecture in Washington State
1992 -94 Lindsey/Maxwell Design/Build partnership with architect Greg Maxwell formed
for the purpose of building 4 single family residences
1991 Jackson Group Design/Build A partnership with architect Doug Briant formed
for the purpose of building 2 single family residences
1989 -91 Briant & Associates Architects, Seattle, WA Project Designer -Medical Clinics
1985 -89 CityGroup Architects & Planners, Seattle, WA Project Designer
1984 -85 Gerald Page, Architect, Seattle, WA Designer, Draftsman
1983 J.W. Lindsey, Commercial Interiors, Carrboro, NC Designer-Draftsman
1970 -72 Urban Architects, Kansas City, MO Designer-Draftsman
1984 Keene, Simpson, Murphy Architects, Kansas City, MO Draftsman
1966 -68 Norman Brunelli & Associates, Kansas City, MO Draftsman & Fabricator

TEACHING


1983 Kansas City Art Institute, Visiting Artist Fall Semester
1980 -83 Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA Metal Arts Coordinator- Sculpture
1976 Kansas City Art Institute - Visiting Artist Spring Semester - Sculpture
1971 -72 Kansas City Art Institute - Instructor & Studio Technician - Sculpture
1970 Syracuse University Architecture Department - Basic Design Summer Quarter


FELLOWSHIPS AND SYMPOSIUMS

2006 Invited to Tehran International Sculpture Symposium, Tehran, Iran
1999 Art Culture Nature Conference, University of Washington
........University of Washington - Landscape Architecture Department, Symposium on Site-Related Sculpture
1984 The Djerassi Foundation, Woodside, CA - 3-month residency
1982 The Hand Hollow Foundation, East Chatham, NY. - 6-week residency
1980 Forma Viva Symposium, Ravna na Koroskem, Slovenia -6 week symposium Fabrication workshop at a 360 year old steel mill

 

COMMISSIONS

2008 Finalist: Lee Landing Richland Arts Commission City of Richland, WA.

2006 Finalist : South Shore Lakefront & Park, Milwaukee, WI (current project)

2006 Finalist : Riverbend Sculpture Competition, Owensboro Kentucky

2005 Finalist : Fairbanks Community College Competition, Fairbanks AK

1996 Eastlake Gateway Project, Seattle, WA Commissioned through the Department of neighborhoods and Zymogenetics by the Eastlake Community Council

Hutchinson Institute of Technology, Fairbanks, AK (selected finalist)

Juneau-Douglas High School, Juneau, AK. Alaska 1% for the Arts

Utsukushi-ga-hara Open Air Museum, Japan Sculpture commissioned for the Third Henry Moore Grand Prize Exhibition (Purchase and Distinction Award)

Djerassi Foundation maquette study for site-specific "Windworks" installation

International Sculpture Exhibition and Symposium "Forma Viva" Fabrication and Installation of a large steel sculpture at a 360 year old steel mill in Ravna na Koroskem Slovenia

Lower Columbia Community College, Longview, WA Washington State 1% for Art

Deer Park High School, Deer Park, WA Washington State 1% for Art

Bellevue City Hall, Bellevue, WA Bellevue Arts Commission 1% for Art

Spokane Community College, Spokane, WA Washington State 1% for Art

Renton Vocational & Technical Institute, Renton, WA Washington State 1% for Art

Spokane Falls Community College, Spokane, WA Washington State 1% for Art

Naselle Youth Camp, Naselle, WA Washington State 1% for Art

South Seattle Community College, Washington State 1% for Art

Seahurst Park Sculpture, White Center, WA King County 1% for Art

 

EXHIBITIONS AND INSTALLATIONS

2006 Currently working with the Cynthia Leitner, Director of Museum of Outdoor Art, Englewood, CO on a proposal for a SOLARWORKS installation.

2005 International Solar Energy Society (ISES) 2005 Solar Millenium Forum, Mexico City

Euro Solar Park, Solar Art exhibition site to be announced (Dillingen ,Germany City Council and Pro-Solar Dillingen sponsorship)

Aurinko (Sun in Finnish) Exhibition, Skjem-Egvad Museum, Denmark

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

RIVERBEND SCULPTURE BIENNIAL, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Owensboro, KY

ANACORTES SMALL WORKS EXHIBITION, ART DEPOT

SONNENNETZ (Solar nets in German) Exhibition, Dillingen, Germany

Pier Walk 98' Exhibition, Wood Street Gallery, Chicago, ILL

Kiroski Museum Sculpture Exhibition, Ravna na Koroskem, Yugoslavia
( Exhibition of sculptors who had participated in past "Forma Viva" Symposiums

PROJECTS FOR A NEW MILLENNIUM, Exhibit of SOLARWORKS proposals at The Hartford Museum, Hartford, CT

SHAPES OF TIME AND TIDE, Mystic Art Association, Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, CT

ALLIANCE IN THE PARK, An exhibition of collaborative works, Philadelphia, PA

UNDER THE OZONE, Exhibition of Solar Art at Department of Architecture, Texas A & M University

Northwest Annual Art Exhibition, Whatcom County Museum, Bellingham, WA

Art Research Center, Kansas City, MO Group Exhibition

DESIGNS FOR PEACE, Architects, Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility, Los Angeles, CA

Small Sculpture Exhibition, national traveling show sponsored by Central Michigan U.

Third Henry Moore Grand Prize Exhibition, Utsukushi-ga-hara Open-Air Museum, Japan

CONCEPTS, An exhibition demonstrating the commission process with proposals for major works held during the 12th Annual Sculpture Conference, Source Gallery, San Francisco, CA

SOUNDS OF SILENCE, Pittsburgh Art Center, Pittsburgh, PA

The Brown Fund Exhibition for Outdoor Sculpture, The Boston Artists Union, Boston

THE MONUMENT REDEFINED, Gowanua Annual, Brooklyn, NY

Works on Paper, Jackson Street Gallery, Seattle, WA

'A Call for New Work', Blueprint for Architecture, Seattle Art Museum

ART OF THE ARCHITECT, Design Concern Gallery, Seattle, WA

MONUMENTAL WORKS & AN EXHIBITION OF POSSIBILITIES, Open Gallery
Eugene, Oregon

University of California, Santa Cruz Group Exhibition of proposals for a site-specific proposal on campus

ARTISTS IN WOOD, Invitational exhibition Cheney Cowles Museum, Spokane, WA.

Anacortes Art Gallery, One man exhibition of recent work, Anacortes, WA

International Sculpture Exhibition, Mercer Community College Gallery, New Jersey

King County Arts Commission Gallery, exhibition of drawings and maquettes

Baumgardner Partnership Architects exhibition space, maquettes and drawings for large scale site-specific works

University of Washington Landscape Architecture Department, Drawings for site-specific sculpture


COLLECTIONS

Utsukushi-ga-hara Open-Air Museum, Japan
Dr. Carl Djerassi, Djerassi Foundation, Woodside, CA.
Mr. Steve Okaiwa, Seattle, WA.
Dillingen Art Museum, Dillingen, Germany
City of Juneau, Alaska - 1% Commission
Long Painting Corporation, Seattle, WA
Inland Computer Corporation, Kansas City, MO

Zellazarna Ravna Steel Corporation, Ravna na Koroskem, Slovenia

Lekenby Steel Corporation, Seattle, WA
Dr. D.K. Havorka, Bellingham, WA.
Bellevue School District, Bellevue, WA
City of Bellevue 1% Collection, Bellevue, WA
University Park School District, Tacoma, WA
Washington State Dept. of Corrections, Naselle, WA
King County 1% Collection, King County, WA
Spokane Community College 1% Collection, Spokane, WA
Spokane Falls Community College 1% Collection, Spokane, WA
Deer Park School District 1% Collection, Deer Park, WA
Mr. & Mrs. Leander Minnerly, Pittsburgh, PA
Mrs. Janice Uchida, Menlo Park, CA
Seattle Community College 1% Collection, Seattle, WA
Lower Columbia Community College 1% Collection, Longview, WA
Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA
Mrs. Jan Loeken, Seattle, WA
Renton Vocational & Technical Institute 1% Collection, Renton, WA


BIBLIOGRAPHY

ELEKTROTEHNISKA REVIJA , St.2/2008 PP 6-8 http://www.agencija-poti.si Slovenia

WORKS + CONVERSATIONS , SOLARWORKS Vol. 5 pp. 58-60, Dec. 2001

Dr. Cesare Silvi, Sun World (International Solar Energy Society
Publication) Vol.23, #1, March 1999

Philippe Clerin, LA SCULPTURE EN ACIER, 1997 pp65-66, Dessain et Tolra, Paris

Wayne Fujii, GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE, HOUSE #16 4/87 Cover photograph & pp150-157 Loeken Residence

David Goldolphin, 'Sculpting a New Aeolian Harp' , Solar Age Magazine, 8/94 Vol 8, pp 56-57

Jane Madura, "Monumental Works- An Exhibition of Possibilities",NW Magazine

Ron Glowen, "Sculpture With Meaning" Artweek Magazine