Weston Lambert lives and works in New Orleans, Louisiana and is the Professor of Practice in the glass program at Tulane University. His sculptures have been included in the Glass Quarterly magazine, Sculpture magazine and have been shown both nationally and internationally at exhibits such as SOFA Chicago and the Cheongju Craft Biennale in South Korea. Lambert has also recently completed public commissions of glass, metal and stone for the cities of Chattanooga, Tennessee and Geneva, Illinois.

Exhibitions

2015

     21st Century Glass Exhibition, Salisbury, MD

     Lost in Foundry, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA

     Longue Vue Gardens. New Orleans, LA

     Amy Morgan Contemporary Gallery

     Urban Ware, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY                 

2014

     Team Draw Activate, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA

     Urban Ware, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY

     Texture and Tension, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery,

     Pittsburgh, PA

     Urban Glass MFA Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

     Bespoke, Mahlstedt Gallery, Group show, New Rochelle, NY

     Mass, Flame Run Gallery. Louisville, KY

2013

     Sculptural Glass, Gallery One One, Cincinnati, OH

     Cheongju Craft Biennale, Cheongju, Korea

     Louisiana Contemporary, Ogden Museum, New Orleans, LA

     Glimpse, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

2012

     Forward Motion: Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibit

     Carroll Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

     Exagere Couture Furniture Boutique. New Orleans, LA

     Fresh Perspectives, group show, Octavia Gallery, New Orleans, LA

     Steampunk, group show, Museo Gallery, Langley, WA

     That Art Gal., Bellevue, WA.

2011

     Intervals, two-person show, Oracle 113 gallery, NY, NY.

     Group show, ‘Yes.Oui.Si’ gallery, Boston, MA

     Off the Wall group exhibit. Baltimore, MD

     Group show, Lange Gallery, New Orleans, LA

     Tanner Gallery, New Orleans, LA

     That Art Gal., Bellevue, Wa. Group show

     14th Whidbey Isl. Glass Invitational, Langley, WA

2010

     That Art Gal., Bellevue, WA. Group show

     Solo Show, Blue Horse Gallery, Bellingham, WA

     Davis and Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR

     Cold + Hot Micaela Gallery, San Francisco, CA

     13th Whidbey Isl. Glass Invitational, Langley, WA

2009

     Solo Show, Museo Gallery, Langley, WA

     Bellingham City Hall Exhibit, Bellingham, WA 

     Kirkland City Hall Exhibit, Kirkland, WA

     Arts Alive! Group show, La Conner, WA                                                             

     Cygnus Gallery group show, La Conner WA                                                        

     Amy Morgan Gallery group Show, Pittsburgh, PA                 

     Blue Horse Gallery group Show, Bellingham, WA                               

     Cold + Hot, Micaela Gallery, San Francisco, CA                                                  

     12th Whidbey Isl. Glass Invitational, Langley, WA                                     

     Big Rock Sculpture Garden, Bellingham, WA                                           

     Re-Art (Recycled Art Show), Allied Arts, Bellingham, WA

2008

     SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL

     VELoCITY Outdoor Art Show, Bellingham, WA

     Cold + Hot, Micaela Gallery, San Francisco, CA

     11th Whidbey Isl. Glass Invitational, Langley, WA

     CVG Statewide Juried Exhibit Bremerton, WA

     N.O.P.E. (Nudes on Parade Exhibition), Blue Horse Gallery, Bellingham, WA

2007

     10th Whidbey Isl. Glass Invitational, Langley, WA

     Matters Lost, Juried group exhibit, Honolulu, HI

     The Balcony Gallery group exhibit, Honolulu, HI

     Pivot. BFA degree show, UH Manoa

     Awards and Scholarships Exhibit, UH Manoa

2006

     Hawaii Craftsman 5th Annual Juried Exhibit Honolulu, HI

     Hawaii Glass Artists Salon de Refuse. Art at Mark’s Garage, Honolulu, HI

     Awards and Scholarships Exhibit, UH Manoa

2005

     Hawaii Craftsman 4th Annual Juried Exhibit, Honolulu, HI

     Coffeeline Group Show, Honolulu, HI

     M.T.V. Network Collection

     Hawaii Glass Artists Salon de Refuse. Art at Mark’s Garage Gallery, Honolulu, HI

2004

     Blue Whale Gallery, group show, New York, NY

2003

     Majestic Café, two-man show, Bellingham, WA

     Gunner-Nordstrom Gallery, Kirkland, WA

     Whatcom Community College Juried student show, Bellingham, WA

Awards

2014

     Joan Mitchell Foundation Career Opportunity Grant

     Center For Engage Learning and Teaching grant 

2012

     Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant Award

     Saxe Scholarship- full tuition to attend Pilchuck Glass School

2011

     Tulane University-full tuition scholarship and stipend

     Saxe scholarship nomination

     Dedalus Foundation nomination

     Tulane summer research grant

2010

     Tulane affiliated Pilchuck scholarship

     Anderson Ranch Arts Center scholarship

2009

     Corning Award, (Pilchuck) Stanwood, WA

2008

     VEloCITY Grant for the creation and installation of public art in Bellingham, WA   

     Pilchuck half scholarship

2007

     Daniel Greenburg/Susan Steinhauser Pilchuck Scholarship

     Artist Trust Foundation EDGE training program scholarship

     Geraldine Clark Memorial Scholarship in Glass

     Diane Crowell Scholarship for excellence in figurative sculpture

     Glass Art Society travel scholarship

     Excellence in Research Award, University Research Council, UH Manoa

2006

     Vice-Chancellor Summer Research Grant, UH Manoa

     Outstanding Glass Student Award, UH Manoa

     Daniel Greenburg/Susan Steinhauser Pilchuck Scholarship

     Tuition waiver based on academic merit, UH Manoa

2005

     Tuition waiver based on academic merit, UHM

2004

     Full summer tuition scholarship, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

2000

     Rotary International Exchange Travel Scholarship, Graz, Austria

 

Public Commissions

2013-14

     Public Benches, Chattanooga, TN

     Bike Racks, Geneva, IL
 

Education

2011-12

     Tulane University MFA, New Orleans, LA          

     Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2009

     Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2008

     EDGE professional development for artists, Bellingham, WA

2007

     B.F.A. Degree (Maxima Cum Laude), University of Hawaii at Manoa

     Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2006

     Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey

     Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2004

     Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

     Art Students League, New York, NY

2003

     Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

2001

     A.A. Degree, Whatcom Community College, Bellingham, WA

     Apprenticeship to sculptor Jose Louis Panet
 

Teaching Experience

2013-15

     Professor of Practice/Adjunct Lecturer Tulane University

2010-12

     Teacher’s assistant for Gene Koss - Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

     Artist’s assistant to Nancy Cohen - Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA.

     Teacher’s assistant, for Michelle Knox, Tulane University

      Teacher’s assistant for Gene Koss, Tulane University

2007

     Teacher’s assistant for Rick Mills, (glass blowing) University of Hawaii, at Manoa

2006

     Teacher’s assistant for Rick Mills, (glass casting) University of Hawaii at Manoa