Sailshade Studios


studio address:
Sailshade Studios
425 Pleasant Street, bldg.14, 5 th Fl
FAll River, Ma 02720
mailing address:
Sailshade Studios
P.O.Box 3935
Westport, Ma., 02790
telephone/fax: 1-508-677-3160
Studied with: Henry Rox, Leonard DeLonga, Kathryn Nash, Hui Ming Wang,
Janis Kalmite, Deitmar Winkler, and Harold Patek
M.F.A. U. Mass. Dartmouth, Visual Design 1977
post grad M.F.A. program, sculpture, U. of Minn.
A.B. Mt. Holyoke College
selected public and private collections:
Incognito, 1601 Achusnet Ave., New Bedford, MA sculpture
Butler Hospital, Providence R.I. 14 wall bas-reliefs
The Back Eddy, Westport, MA acoustic art
Prima CARE, PC.
Masssachusetts Audubon Visitor Center, Wellfleet, Ma.
Gerard Ives Architects, Boston, Ma.
Children’s Hospital, Boston, Ma.
Wang Center, Boston, Ma.
Fall River Government Center, Fall River, Ma.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc., New York, N.Y.
G.B. Parks, Insurance Co., Perthamboy, N.J.
Norstar Realty, Norwood, Ma.
LorArte, Milan, Italy
Daniel Mallett Associates, N.Y., N.Y.
David Haley, Mpls., Mn.
C.B. Lindsay, Toledo, Ohio
M. Gibson, N.Y., N.Y.
Richard Wheeler, Wareham, MA
selected exhibitions:
New Bedford Art Museum 2004
Galleria Eclettica, Milan solo, 2002
The Virginia Lynch Gallery, June Sculpture Show, l996
Sterling Millworks Gallery, solo, l995
Piano Mill Gallery, solo, l994
Digital Corporation, solo l994
Fall River Heritage State Park, solo, l988
The Nemasket Gallery, solo l988
Squibb Corporate Headquarters, solo l979
Image Gallery, l975
awards and special projects:
fabricated the 9 ft. “tuft” section of Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen's“ Lion’s Tail on exhibit in Piazza San Marco as part of the Venice Biennale, 1999 (9 months outdoors outside the Museo Correr.)
Helen E. Ellis Trust Grant l994Wang Center Banners for the l984 Boston Ballet’s world premiere performance of Choo San Goh’s Romeo and Julliette.speaker, “Build Boston,” World Trade Center, Boston, Ma.1987
invented Sailshade. Installations in 32 states and Acorn Structures model homes in the 1980’s.
free lance drawings, UpCountry magazine.
illustration of BirdTalk: Conversations with Birds, by Alan W. Powers, North Atlantic Books publications.
maintained 3200 square feet studio in Fall River granite mills since 1991 under the trade name" Sailshade Studios."

NYTimes review
, works described as "striking for their adventurousness and for their emphatic presence."


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