resume FREDERIC A. CRIST South River Complex, 200 Twelfth Street, Waynesboro, VA 22980 540-942-7854 frederic_crist@yahoo.com Birthdate 8/23/51 Education Philadelphia College of Art; BFA in Sculpture Occupation Sculptor, Master Blacksmith, Photographer Employment FACrist Metalsmith, Waynesboro, VA: Sole Owner: 2007 to present Metalsmiths, Inc., Waynesboro, VA: Co-Owner and Operator: 1989-2006 Samuel Metalworkers, Philadelphia, PA: Head Blacksmith & Photographer 1977-1988 Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA: Continuing Studies Faculty 1979-1983 Assistant to (sculptor) Alain Kirili, New York, NY: 1979 to present Instructor: Blacksmithing & Sculpture 1984: International Blacksmithing Conference, Dupere, WI 1987-88-89-2003-2011: Peters Valley Crafts School, Layton NJ 1987-1997: Applachian Blacksmithing Assoc., Ripley, WV 1988: New England Blacksmithing Assoc., New Paltz, NY 1989: North East Blacksmithing Assoc., MA 1994: International Blacksmithing Conference, Saint Louis, MO 1995-97-98-2004-06-07-11:Touchstone Center for the Crafts, Farmington, PA 1997: Furniture Society Conference, Purchase, NY 1998:International Blacksmithing Conference, Asheville, NC John C Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC Saskatchewan Crafts Council, Saskatachewan, CAN 1999- 2005: Haystacks School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME 2000-2002: Saskatchewan Crafts Council, Saskatchewan, CAN 2002: Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC 2003: Eastern Shore Blacksmithing Assoc. 2005: New Zealand Collab, Wangeri,NZ CanIron: Canadian Blacksmithing Assoc. Nova Soctia, CAN 2008-10-11: Center for Metal Arts, Florida, NY 2013: University of Southern Illinois, Metals Dept. Ivano-Frankicsk, Ukraine 2014: California Blacksmith Assoc. Spring Conference, Vista, CA Peters Valley, Layton NJ Awards & Public Commissions 2009: City of Galax, Galax, VA: Park Benches 2006: Massey Cancer Center, Richmond, VA: Sculpture for Healing Garden 2003: Craftsmanship Award for Works in Iron, WV Chapter of the AIA 2002: Black Friars Shakespeare Theater, Staunton, VA: Interior Lighting 1999-2000: Virginia Museum Professional Fellowship in Sculpture 1995: Norfolk Academy, Norfolk, VA: Memorial Bench 1991: Craftsmanship Award for Works in Iron, Virginia AIA 1987: 1% for the Arts Award from the City of Philadelphia, PA 1981: Special Commendation for Execution of the Display Case for the Book of Kells, University of Pittsburgh Gallery Representation Jay Barrows Fine Arts, Richmond, VA Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA Michael Tusing Fine Arts, Staunton, VA Collections Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA Yellin Collection of Iron, Philadelphia, PA Henderson Collection of Sculpture, Chester, VA Sydney & Francis Lewis Collection, Richmond, VA Media General Corporation, Richmond, VA Robyn & John Horn Collection, Little Rock, AR Francis Greenberger Collection, NewYork, NY First Market Bank, Richmond, VA Richmond Times Dispatch, Richmond, VA John Allen Collection, Buchannon, WV Phillip Morris Collection, Richmond, VA Massey Cancer Center, Richmond, VA Exhibitions 2014: McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA: (April) New Sculptures and Drawings Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA: (May) Photography Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, VA: (November) 2013: McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA: (March) New Sculpture 8000 Tysons Center, Tysons Corner, VA: Solo Installation 2012: 2000 Tysons Center, Tysons Corner, VA: (April-July) 2 person show Sculpture @ River Market, Little Rock, AK: Group Exhibition (October) Falling Water, PA, Touchstone Faculty (June-October) 2011: Packard/Reath Gallery, Lewes, DE: (September-October) Group Photography Exhibition 2000 Tysons Center, Tysons Corner, VA: (September 2010-February 2011) 2 person show Strathmore Estate, Bethesda, MD: (November-December) 2 person show Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, Philadelphia, PA (November) 2010: Art Museum of the Americas, Washington, DC: (August 2010-January 2011) Group Show Historical Society, Washington, DC: (January-May) Group Show McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA: (April) Solo show Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX: (January-May) Iron, Forged and Tempered 2009: Washington Square, Washington, DC: (January-May) Sculpture Now, Group Show Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA: (May-July) Group Show 1800 Tysons Center, Tysons Corner, VA: (May-July) 2 person show 2008: Katzen Center, American University Art Museum, Washington, DC: (May 2007-January 2008) Architecture & Sculpture Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA: (June-August) Solo Show 2007: Katzen Center, American University Art Museum, Washington, DC: (May 2007-January 2008) Architecture & Sculpture 2006: Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: (May-December) Group Show 2005: Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: (September) Group Show Kentucky Museum of Art & Crafts (traveling), Group Exhibition Blue Heron Gallery, Deer Isle, ME: Group Show Mary E. Black Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia (August-November) 2004: McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA: (January-February) Solo Show William King Regional Art Center, Abington, VA: (April-September) Group Show Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: (April) Group Show Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC: (traveling show) 2003: Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: (June-August) Group show 2002: Saskatchewan Crafts Gallery, Saskatchewan, CAN: (July-August) International Exhibition 2001: Agora Gallery, New York, NY: (February-March) Solo Photography Show Mary E. Black Gallery, Nova Scotia, CAN: Group Exhibition Highland Arts Center, Clifton Forge, VA: (June-July) 3 Sculptors Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: (June-August) Group Show 2000: Roanoke College, Salem, VA: (February-March) 2 Person Show Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: (July-August) Group Show 1999 : WV Weslyan College, Buchanon, WV: (September-October) Group Exhibition WV State University, Charleston, WV: (October-November) Solo Exhibition Photo Arts Gallery, Charlottesville, VA: (October-November) Group Exhibition about
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