Lawrence Argent :: Bio

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Contact info:  lawrence@lawrenceargent.com

 

Education

1979 -1983
B. A. (Sculpture) Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia.

1984 -1986
M.F.A. Rinehart School of Sculpture, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland.

Public Art and Commission work

 2015                

The 5th "Liu Kaiqu Award"  International Sculpture Exhibition, in Wuhu, Anhui, China. (organized by the China Sculpture Institute and the Beijing Museum of Contemporary Art, Beijing, China. The exhibition opens November 18th, 2015.

2014                

“Pieces Together” at the Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital Expansion and Renovation. Willowbrook, Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Los Angeles, CA. Completed March, 2014

2014                

“Bunny foo foo".  Private Commission. Hall Winery Vineyards, St. Helena, California (Completion March 15, 2014)

2014         

“I am Here”. Public Art project for International Financial Square, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China. Completed January 14, 2014

2014                

“Far Away”. Public Artwork for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. “Quantum of the Seas” : maiden voyage November 5, 2014 London – New York . Completed August, 2014

2013                

“Flowing Kiss”, North Bank Park, City of Columbus, Columbus, Ohio. (Completion August 25, 2013)

2013                

Selected Artist to design integration of signature artwork and plaza design for Trinity Place, Downtown San Francisco. Trinity Developments, San Francisco, California . Project due for completion of first phase in October 2016

2012                

“Reflections”. Shelby Park, City of Nashville, Nashville TN. Installed September 12, 2012

2012                

“Your Move” Public Art Project and Plaza Design at the University of Houston, Houston, TX (completed 2012)

2011                

“Leap” Public Art at the New Terminal B at Sacramento Airport, Sacramento, CA (completed September, 2011)

 2010                

“Light Tree” and “Droplet” and Plaza conceptual landscape design for plaza. Plaza Entrance and Design for Solaris Project, Vail, CO (Completed September 2010)

 2010                

"..are you listening?”, Ice Sculpture collaboration with Scott Rella, January 15, 2010, Town of Vail, Vail, CO

2009                

"Conduit", Ice Sculpture collaboration with Scott Rella, January 16, 2009, Town of Vail, Vail, CO

2008                

"Verdant Meadow", Ice Sculpture collaboration with Scott Rella, January 12, 2008, Town of Vail, Vail, CO

2007                

“Ghost Trolley” Public Art Work in Old Town Aurora, City of Aurora, CO  (Completed June2007)

2007                

Selected Artist for Holocaust Memorial. The University of Denver, Denver, CO (project cancelled)

2006                

“Confluence” Oak St. Plaza , Old Town, Fort Collins, City of Fort Collins, CO (Completed August 18th 2006) 

2006                

Federal Reserve Bank, Kansas City, MO. Artist selected for Plaza Entrance Public Art Commission (project cancelled)

2005                

“I see what you mean” City of Denver Convention Center Public Art Project, Denver, CO  (Completed June 2005)

 2003                

“Virere”,Gateway Monumentation Project. City of Englewood,  CO (Completion date May 2003)

2000                

" Pillow Talk". DURA/ Post Properties  20th and Pennsylvania St. Denver, CO

 1999                

"Whispers" Interactive Outdoor Sculpture Installation. University of Denver. CO

 1991                

Private Commission, Santa Barbara. CA

 1979                

Design Commission; West Gate Bridge Authority and Amalgamated Metal Workers Union, Melbourne,        Australia 

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1999
"Lawrence Argent", William Havu Gallery, Denver. CO.

1998
"Waiting" - A Video projection installation, Mariani Gallery. The University of Northern Colorado. Greely. CO.

1996
"Lawrence Argent, Paintings- New Work." Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.

1995
"Lawrence Argent, ..of silent touching". Installation and New Work at The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO. (Catalog)

"Lawrence Argent". Mary Mackey Gallery. Denver. CO.

1994
"Lawrence Argent - Connections " University of Denver Art Gallery, University of Denver, CO.

"Lawrence Argent - Recent Work". Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.

1992/93
"Lawrence Argent", Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.

1991
"Making Thoughts" - Lawrence Argent, Frances Puccinelli Gallery, Carpinteria, CA.

1989
"Lawrence Argent, Recent Works", Allan Hancock Community College, Santa Maria, CA.

1989
"Catch Me If You Can", A Mechanical Device. Installation at the College of Creative Studies Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1988
Installation "Ein Licht", School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD.

Recent selected Group Exhibitions

2014                

“Rock Stars” opened in Pietrasanta July 5 this past summer and traveled to Fortezza di Garfagnana (Aug 2-Aug 30th)  and then to Florence at the National Archeological Museum in Florence Sept. 7th- Oct. 8th. 2014

2013                

“Wenshi China Contemporary International Stone Sculpture Guest Invitational. November 10, 2013 – March 21 2014. Chong Wu, Fujian Province, China  Catalog

2013                

“Beyond Blue”. Celebratiing 25years of Public Art in Denver.McNichols Civic Center Building Denver, CO. 

2013                

“Digital Stone Project Exhibition”. 6 July – 30 July 2013, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana (Lu),Grafagnana,  Italy

2012                

“Do you see what I see?” – La Napoule Foundation. The Freight Building, Denver, CO

September 14 – October 14, 2012

2012                

“Sculptural Dimensions” – Republic Plaza, Denver. CO June 12 – August 28, 201

2012 

"Faculty Triennial" – Vicki Myhren Gallery, University of Denver. January 19 – March11, 2012

2010
"In Public" - Designing Art for the Sacramento International Airport. March 4 – May16, 2010
The Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento

2009
"DenMi" . Group exhibit at Miami Basel Art Fair, December 2 – 6, Miami Beach. Miami, Florida

2009
"Fast Forward 2009", Selections from the Berkus Family Collection. Feb 2 – June 19, 2009, Canning Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2008/09
"e - form", Beijing Today Museum, Beijing, October 4- October 28, 2008, Duolon Museum of Art, Shanghai, November 4 –November 28, 2008 and in Chongqing at Jinse Gallery, December 2008 through January 2009

2007
"National Sculpture Invitational", Sept. 1-Dec. 30, 2007 City of Chandler, AZ

2007
"Happy Birthday", June 30 – September 1, 2007, MKG127 Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2007
"Looking Up", May 23 – July 21, 2007 Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

2006
"Sculpture in Clay" October 6, 2006 – March 30, 2007, The Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood,CO

2006
"Extended Remix" September 15, 2006 – January 7, 2007, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO 

2006
"Decades of Influence" Colorado 1986 -2006, June 16-August 27, 2006 Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO

2005
"Three Dimensions"" William Havu Gallery, Denver. CO. (January)

2005
"Partners – couples making art" , Republic Plaza, Denver, CO.

2004
"Lawrence Argent, Randy Brown – Photographs" William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO

2004
"In House", Faculty Exhibit, Vicki Myren gallery, University of Denver, Denver, CO

2002
North American Sculpture Exhibition 2002, Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO (Catalog)

2001
"Argent, Kriegsman, Joffe." William Havu Gallery, Denver. CO.

2000
"Colorado Biennial", The Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver. Denver, CO (Catalog)

The West: New Ways / Old Visions. Center for the Visual Arts, The Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO

Faculty Show. School of Art and Art History Gallery, University of Denver. Denver, CO. (Catalog)

1999
21st Annual. Salina Art Center, Salina. KS

"Chairs, Chairs, Chairs" . Center for the Visual Arts, The Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO

Colorado Council on the Arts Artist fellowship Exhibition.
Sangre de Cristo Arts and Conference Center, Pueblo, CO
Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO
Cortez Center for the Arts, Cortez, CO

1998
"CHAIR - 2", Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA 

1997
The Sixth International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, Invitational, University of Hawaii Art Gallery,
Honolulu, Hawaii.(Catalog)

1996
"Casts of Character: The Factory and Beyond". John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Sheboygan, WI.

"Let The Games Begin". Riverside Art Museum. Riverside, CA.

"Insight on Sight: Five Installations. " Voyage" , Installation. The Arvada Center for the Arts. Arvada, CO.

1996
"Colorado, Wyoming Biennial". One West Art Center, Fort Collins, CO.

1994
The Fifth International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, Invitational, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii.(Catalog)

26th Biennial Exhibition, Works on or of Paper, University Gallery, University of Delaware, Newark, DE.

1994
"National Showcase Exhibition" The Alternative Museum, New York, NY

1992
"Contemporary Uses of Wax and Encaustic", Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA

Awards, Fellowships & Grants

2013                

Denver Art Museum DAM Key Award. The DAM Key is given to a community member and an artist that have made a significant contribution to contemporary art affecting Colorado. October 8  2013.

2013          

American Federation for The Arts, Public Art Network Award, for “Reflection”, Nashville, TN

2012                

American Federation for The Arts, Public Art Network Award, for “Leap” Sacramento, CA

2009                

American Federation for The Arts, Public Art Network Award, for “Virere”, Vail, CO

2009 

Dean's Research Fund, Arts Humanities and Social Sciences Fund, University of Denver, Denver, CO

2008
Rosenberry Fund, University of Denver, Denver, CO

2007
Creative Arts Materials Fund. The University of Denver, Denver, CO

2006
Creative Arts Materials Fund. The University of Denver, Denver, CO

2005
Creative Arts Materials Fund. The University of Denver, Denver, CO

Rosenberry Fund, University of Denver, Denver, CO

2004
Creative Arts Materials Fund. The University of Denver, Denver, CO

Faculty Research Fund. The University of Denver, Denver, CO

2002
The Distinguished Scholar Award, The University of Denver, Denver, CO

2002
North American Sculpture Exhibition, Best of Show Award. Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO

2000
Faculty Research Grant, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1999
Artist Fellowship in the Visual Arts, Colorado Council on the Arts

Rosenberry Fund, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1997
Faculty Research Grant, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1996
New Forms Project Grant, Regional Initiative, Helena Presents New Forms: co administered by Helena Presents and the Colorado Dance Festival with Funding from the National Endowment for the Arts'Presenting and Commissioning Program, The Rockefeller Foundation, and The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.

1995
Faculty Research Grant, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1994
John Michael Kohler Foundation, Arts/ Industry Residency.

1993
Faculty Research Grant, University of Denver. Denver, CO

1990
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant.

1986
The Amalie Rothschild Rinehart School of Sculpture Award.

1986
Core Fellowship, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas.

1984
Sculptors Association of Victoria; Australia. The Andor Mezzaros First Prize.

Residencies

1994
Residency at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Arts / Industry Program (August - Oct. 1994

1986,1987
Artist in Residence, Glassell School of Art, Fine Arts Museum of Houston, Houston, Texas.

1986
Artist in Residence, Georgia Fine Arts Academy, Calhoun, Georgia.

 

Academic Positions

2006 - present
Professor, Head of Sculpture, School of Art and Art History, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1997 - 2006
Associate Professor, Head of Sculpture, School of Art and Art History, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1993 - 97
Assistant Professor, Head of Sculpture, School of Art and Art History, University of Denver, Denver, CO

1993
Associate Faculty, Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA

1988 - 91
Visiting Lecturer. (Sculpture) Art Studio Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

1986, 1987
Instructor at the Glassell School of Art, Fine Arts Museum of Houston. TX

Public Lectures, Visiting Artist and Panel

2013    

Panelist at Symposium for “Wenshi China Contemporary International Stone Sculpture Guest Invitational. November 10, 2013 Chong Wu, Fujian Province, China                  

2012

Keynote Speaker, Colorado Art Education Association, Breckinridge, CO October 25, 2012 

2012                

WorkShop Presenter, Leadership and the Arts International Leadership Association, Denver, CO October 24, 2012

2011
Public Architecture: The Art Inside. Panel discussion at the Tattered Cover Book store Denver, Colorado. May 18, 2011

2011
Denver Office of Cultural Affairs, 6th Annual Create Denver Expo May 14, 2011, Panel participant – Public Art

2010
University of New Mexico, Las Cruces, Visiting Artist, April 21 – 23, 2010

2010
Monash University, Melbourne Australia Visiting Artist – Lecture March 30, 2010

2009
Visiting Artist Lecture, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chonquing, China December 7, 2009

2009
Curator for State of Wyoming Artist Fellowships Exhibit. Opening Talk at the State Museum, Cheyenne, Wyoming. November 5, 2009 Wrote Essay for Catalog.

2009
Invited Visiting Artist Lecture at Latrobe University , Bendigo Campus. Victoria, Australia, June 1, 2009

2009
Invited Speaker at the "Public Art and Community Conference", University of Wyoming, April 2 -4, 2009 "… Who owns the work, and who protects the intellectual property rights. The trials and tribulations of an artist dealing with Copyright in the Public Art realm "

2009
Juror for State of Wyoming Artist Fellowships, April 2009

2009
Vail Symposium, "Art in the Public Realm, A Dialogue of Process, Innovation and Collaboration with Lawrence Argent". Jan 14, 2009

2009
Public Art Administrators Gathering, Colorado Council on the Arts. Invited Speaker. Copyright issues. Jan 30,

2008
Opening Plenary Speaker ARLIS/NA Art Libraries Society of North America, May 3, 2008 Denver, CO

2008
Juror for State of Wyoming Artist Fellowships, April 2008

2007
Visiting Artist Lecture – Metropolitan State College of Denver, Colorado, November 6, 2007

2007
"Untitled" Lecture Series - Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado June 29, 2007

2007
Lecture presentation, City of Coral Springs, June 12, 2007, Coral Springs, FL

2007
"Crossing Borders" - A collaboration of means utilizing 3D technology. February 23, 2007 Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood, CO

2006
Invited Guest Speaker – Sculpture Symposium. Monash University Art and Design, Melbourne, Australia 30 September 2006. "Crossing Borders' - A collaboration of means utilizing 3D technology.

2006
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

2005
Visiting Artist, Lecture. Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, Colorado
Speaker for Vail Valley Symposium and Art in Public Places, Vail, Colorado

2005
Lecture for the Friends of Painting and Sculpture, Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado

2005
Denver Press Club, Public presentation, Denver, Colorado

2004
Keynote Speaker for Art Libraries Society of North America, Mountain West Chapter 2004 Annual Conference

2002
The Faculty of Art and Design, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia (October)

2000
National Endowment for the Arts. Invited Creativity and Organizational Panelist for Visual Arts Grants

1999
Illinois Arts Council, Juror for selecting Artist Fellowships

1998
University of Colorado, Graduate School of Architecture. Denver, Colorado

1997
Highlands University, New Mexico

1996
Alliance for Contemporary Art, Salon Series, Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado

1995
Metro State College, Denver, Colorado

1994
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1994
University of Denver

1993
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

1992
Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

1992
Denison University ,Granville, Ohio

1991
Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California

1990
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne , Australia

1990
University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

1989
University of California, Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara, California

Recent publications in which work is featured

 China Daily  March 17, 2014.Giant panda scales Chengdu Mall.  Gan Tian  Feature article on Fine lIfe.

 China Design,  February 2014.“Lawrence Argent” Feature article.

 Luxe Magazine, Spring/Summer 2014, Vol.12 Issue 3. Style Makers. “Lawrence Argent”

 Dallas Morning News, May 23, 2014, “Craig and Kathryn Hall pull a huge rabbit out of their hat for California winery” Cheryl Hall

 Columbus Dispatch  August 30, 2013, Sculpture Refers to affection for City. Amy Saunders.

 Big Issue,Taiwan.  July 2013 Issue. Feature on p 18 -19 “Lawrence Argent” Taipai, Taiwan. Ching-Fen Pai

Colorado Homes & Lifestyles  April 24, 2013 “ The Peoples Sculptor”,  Hilary Maswell Oswald.

Nashville Arts Magazine  October 12, 2012 “ Lawrence Argent Reflects on Nashville”,  Geoffrey Aldridge.

WSMV. CHANNEL 4 , September 26, 2012. "State bird helps mark Shelby Park Centennial". (Interview) Terry Bulger

Tennessee News TV.com, September 26, 2012. Public Art Installation at Shelby Park. (Interview)

Art In Public - Chris van Uffelen Publisher – Braun Publishing AG, Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-03768-080-3

The Chicago Tribune, August 21, 2011 Art Remains Fixture in Public Places. Maria Recio

The Bellingham Herald. August 6, 2011. Public art projects face budget woes, some controversy. Maria Recio

"Public Architecture" – The Art Inside . Curtis Fentress with Mary Chandler. P. 120 – 123 Published 2011. . ISBN 978-0-9826226-0-5

La Vie Magazine March /April 2011, Taipai, Taiwan , Joshua Peng pages 90 - 92

Vail Daily 07/11/10 "Fire, water and ice in Vail - Three years in the making, Solaris sculptures by Denver artist Lawrence Argent 'worth waiting for'". Caramie Schnell

The Sacramento Bee , 05/05/2010 "Sacramento Airport art not yet cleared for take off". Tony Bizjak.

Vail Daily 01/14/10 "are you listening" Ice Sculpture Exhibit on display in Vail. Caramie Schnell

The Denver Post 11/15/2009 "Four possible directions for Denver's public art". By Kyle MacMillan

Sculpture International Sculpture Center, July/August 2009, Commissions. "Conduit" Elizabeth Lynch. Washington D.C

Moon Publications, "Denver" Published April 2009, Cover image and p.11 Best Public Art. Mindy Sink, Denver, CO

Westword . February 19, 2009 "A Wild Hare"". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

Comstock's Published Dec, 2008, "The Big Build" "Airport Artwork" P.133-134 Rebecca Adler, Sacramento, CA

e- Form Catalog to Exhibit Beijing, Shanghai and Chongaing, China. October 2008 – Jan 2009 Essay by William Gannis

Public Art Review , Fall/Winter 2008. "A Mile High and Even Deeper: Denver's Bourgeoning Public Art Scene. P58-61. Kyle MacMillan. Saint Paul, MN

Denver Magazine , September Issue. "Making His Mark", Greg Henry, Denver, CO

The New York Times, August 20, 2008, Cover article or Art and Design Section, "Denver's Unconventional Art, Ready for Convention" Kirk Johnson. New York

St.Petersburg Times, August 24, 2008 "Conventional Tourism" Anne Spiselman, Florida

The Washington Times May17th, Travel - Cover article, Mary Margaret Green, Washington D.C.

Sculpture International Sculpture Center, April 2008, Commissions. "Verdant Meadows" Elizabeth Lynch. Washington D.C.

5280 Magazine April 2008, "Clash of the Titans", Giant Art. P.24, Denver, Colorado

Vail Daily , High Life Cover article. Illuminated by Ice. 01/12/08 Caramie Schnell, Vail, Colorado

Arts Journal ,"Aesthetic Grounds" 9/8/07 Online publication written by Glenn Weiss, Florida (http:www.artsjournal.com/aestheticgrounds)

The Denver Post , July 19, 2007. "Artist Masters Big Blue Bear necessities", Diane Carmen, Denver, Colorado.

Westword . July 12, 2007 "Looking Up". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

Westword . July 12, 2007 "Lawrence Argent – Ghost Trolley". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

5280 Magazine July 2007, "Top of the Town", Readers Choice Award

Rocky Mountain News, March 3, 2007. "Public art's open secrets", Mary Voelz Chandler, Denver, Colorado

Art in America, February, 2007. "Report from Colorado – The hills are alive", Stephanie Cash.

Westword . October 26, 2006 "ACT II". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

Sunset Magazine .November 2006.

The Denver Post . July 10 2006 "Ghost of Aurora may star in Colfax revival".Jeremy Meyer, Denver, Colorado

University Magazine Spring 2006 Cover and Profile Article, " A tale of an Artist and a Blue Bear" University of Denver, CO

Australian Art Review Nov. 2005 – Jan.2006 Portrait of the artist as blue bear, Rachel Bernstone, Sydney, Australia

Qantas InFlight Magazine Oct. 2005, Rachel Bernstone, Sydney, Australia

Sculpture International Sculpture Center, September 2005, William Gaddis, Washington D.C.

Composites Technology , August 2005. "Composite Sculpture Bears a Second Look", Sara Black

Exposure Magazine, July 2005 "I see what you mean – Local Artist gives Denver a new mascot."(feature article) Corwin Christie, Denver, CO

Cyberware 3D Development (Newsletter,) July 2005 "I see what you mean". Big Blue Bear Project (Newsletter,) Monterey, CA

The Denver Post . July 21, 2005 "The artist beneath it all". (feature article ) Kyle MacMillan, Denver, Colorado

The Denver Post . July 10, 2005 "What's Bruin in Denver". Kyle MacMillan, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News, June 22, 2005 "Bear's in the air at Convention Center", Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

Channel 9 News, June 21, 2005 Live Interview AM Show. Denver, Colorado

The Denver Post . June 22, 2005 "Bluesy bruin brings form to bear". Kyle MacMillan, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News , June11, 2005 "Look out", (feature article) Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News , June 23, 2005 "Big blue bear gets it together". Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

Westword . July 7-13, 2005 "Grin and Bear it". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

Westword . February 25, 2005, "Solid Ideas". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News , February 4, 2005 "Dimensions shapes up well", Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News October 28, 2004 "Art Shaped". Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

The Denver Post . November 21, 2004 "An Artful Landscape". Kyle MacMillan, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News October 1, 2004 "Photo art gets high exposure". Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

Westword . September 30, 2004, "Photo play". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

Architecture Magazine September 2004, "Superlight, superstrong and superlarge." C.C Sullivan

Colorado Public Radio , July 8, 2004 and January 27, 2005 Colorado Matters – Interview with Dan Drayer

The Denver Post .. June17, 2004 "something big is bruin". Elana Ashanti Jefferson, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News June17, 2004 "Un-conventional art at new center" Kim Nguyen, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News April 30, 2003,"Art of Place". Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

The Denver Post . April 16, 2003 "Green Giant" Denver, Colorado

Public Art Review , Crossroads Fall/Winter 2003/04, St. Paul, Minnesota

Sculpture , International Sculpture Center, October 2003, Angela Melkisethian, Washington D.C.

Rocky Mountain News July 1,2002 "Peek a bear?". Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

Westword . March 17, 2002 "Formal Fun". Michael Paglia, Denver, Colorado

The Denver Post . February 22, 2002 "Sculpture exhibition cohesive and compelling" . Kyle MacMillan

Rocky Mountain News February 1, 2002 "Sculpture? Well it's lively". Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado

The Boulder Sunday Camera , February 3, 2002"Lipski's aesthetic colors sculpture exhibit in Golden". J. Gluckstern. Boulder, Colorado

The Art of Encaustic Painting: Contemporary Expression in the Ancient Medium of Pigmented Wax

Joanne Mattera. (Watson-Guptill, 2001)

Westword, Feb 1, 2001 ""Winter Gardens", Michael Paglia. Denver, Colorado.

Rocky Mountain News , Feb. 2, 2001 "Scratching a new vocabulary", Mary Voelz Candler, Denver, Colorado.

Westword, November 2, 2000 "Fast and Loose"Michael Paglia. Denver, Colorado.

Rocky Mountain News , October 28, 2000 "Lip Inspired Artwork at DU speaks to Students". Julie Poppen Denver, Colorado.

The Denver Post . October 28, 2000 . "Soft as Stone". Denver, Colorado.

Westword, Jan. 27, 2000 "Season of the West"". Michael Paglia. Denver, Colorado.

Rocky Mountain News, Jan.14, 2000. "Western Art, no shmaltz" Mary Voelz Chandler. Denver, Colorado.

The Salina Journal , Nov.19, 1999. "Verdict". Amy Sullivan. Salina, Kansas

Westword, July 8, 1999 "Sit On It"". Michael Paglia. Denver, Colorado.

Rocky Mountain News , July4 1999. Mary Voelz Chandler. Denver, Colorado.

The Denver Post . June 18, 1999 "Be seated" Jeff Bradley, Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain News , June 18 1999. "The Art of Taking a load off", Mary Voelz Chandler. Denver, Colorado.

Westword , April 15, 1999 "Long Term Commitments"". Michael Paglia. Denver, Colorado.

Rocky Mountain News , April 16 1999. Mary Voelz Chandler. Denver, Colorado.

Art in America May 1998, "Looking to the Future", Joe Miller.