Claude Zervas
Claude Zervas lives and works in Seattle.
Solo Exhibitions
2015
Glacier Time, Western Art Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
2014
Quasicrystals, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA
2012
Blocks, Olsen Kundig Architects, Seattle, WA
2011
Skagit, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2009
Embodiments, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008
Motonic, Seminal Projects, San Diego, CA
2007
3L, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2006
Forest 3.x, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
2005
The County, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2003
The Big Blue Room, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
Tomorrowland, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002
Green Fish, Commencement Gallery, Tacoma, WA
Selected Group Exhibitions
2016
American Painting Today, V2, Seattle, WA
2014
Neddy at Cornish Finalists, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
2013
Northwest Artists – permanent collection, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Optic Nerve: The Art of Perception, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
Enigma Machine, Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA
Parallel Processing, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2012
The distant relative who calls at midnight, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
Old ghost ranges, sunken rivers, come again, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
Onn/Of, Sweater Factory, Seattle, WA
2011
Wild Kingdom, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
2010
It's My World, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
2009
A Concise History of Northwest Art, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
From Whence the Rainbow Came, Ambach & Rice, Seattle, WA
Landscape Visions, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA
Elusive Elements, Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA
New Beginnings, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2008
In The Diagram Below, Or Gallery, Vancouver BC, Canada
Fathom, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
New Views, Nature Captured, DCCA, Wilmington, DE
40 Portraits, 40 Artists, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA
Century 21: Dealer's Choice, Wright Exhibition Space, Seattle, WA
2007
Sparkle Then Fade, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
8th Northwest Biennial, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
Lucky Day, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006
Into Black, Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
Contemporary Art: Made in Seattle, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
Façade, Soil Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Contrasting Objectives, Whatcom County Museum, Bellingham, WA
In Focus Seattle Galleries at SAM Gallery, Seattle Art Museum Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
2005
The Artist’s Touch, The Slight of Hand, Linc Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004
Pseudononymous, 1506 Projects, Seattle, WA
2003
Ulterior Motives: Current Northwest Abstraction, Art Gym, Marylhurst, OR
Edge of Science, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Sun Valley, ID
Parallax View, Western Front Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Collections, Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA
2002
Multiplex, Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA
LAVA 2002, Noodleworks, Seattle, WA
Group Show, Howard House Gallery, Seattle, WA
Artist Trust Invitational Exhibition, Bank of America Gallery, Seattle, WA
Soil Does Houston, Houston Gallery, Seattle, WA
Three, King County Arts Commission Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001
Privacy Show, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA
Noodleworks Invitional, Noodleworks, Seattle, WA
Public Art Commissions
2016
Large scale wall relief (100ft x 13ft)
University of Washington Life Sciences Building, Seattle, WA
2016
Skybridge
Swedish Hospital, Seattle, WA
2015
Nooksack Middle Fork
,
four channel video installation
Western Washington University PAC, Bellingham, WA
2014
3/4 Time
,
large scale outdoor mural 200ft X 8ft, in collaboration with Joseph Park
Civic Square, Seattle, WA
2013
Camera Obscura
,
Westlake Park temporary project, in collaboration with Joseph Park
Westlake Park, Seattle, WA
2010
In-floor site-specific sculptural installation
King County Library System, Kenmore Branch, Kenmore, WA
2008
Chandelier
,
site-specific electronic sculpture
King County Brightwater Project, Snohomish County, WA
2007
Diatomoton 7, 8, 9
,
electronic artwork for elevator lobby
Seattle City Light, Seattle, WA
2006
Forest 3.2
,
Video installation and digital print
Urban Visions Reedo Building, Seattle, WA
Selected Public/Private Collections
Whitney Museum of American Art,
New York, NY
Seattle Art Museum,
Seattle, WA
Portland Art Museum,
Portland, OR
Tacoma Art Museum,
Tacoma, WA
Western Washington University State Art Collection,
Bellingham, WA
King County Art Collection,
Seattle, WA
City of Seattle Art Collection,
Seattle, WA
Seattle City Light Art Collection,
Seattle, WA
Microsoft Collection,
Redmond, WA
Vulcan Collection,
Seattle, WA
Selected Bibliography
2016
Western Washington University, video interview
2011
Michael Upchurch, Skagit, Seattle Times, Nov 4, 2011
2009
Bryne McLaughlin, New Beginnings, Canadian Art, Feb 5, 2009
Gayle Clemens, City Light Commissions, Seattle Times, Jan 2, 2009
2007
Jen Graves, Sparkle Then Fade, The Stranger, June 20 2007
Regina Hackett, Sparkle Then Fade, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, June 7, 2007
Colin Berry, review, ArtWeek, May 2007, vol. 38, issue 4
Steven Jenkins, Lucky Day, San Fransisco Bay Guardian, Feb 28, 2007
2006
Jen Graves, review, The Stranger, Dec 12, 2006
Regina Hackett, review, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, May 5, 2006
Lucia Enriquez, title, Seattle Times, Apr 7, 2006
2005
Peter Gaucys, review, The Stranger, Aug 11, 2005
Jim Demetre, review, Artdish, Aug 10, 2005
Gayle Clemens, review, Seattle Times, Aug 5, 2005
Regina Hackett, review, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Jul 29, 2005
Andrew Engelson, review, Seattle Weekly, Jul 20, 2005
2003
Regina Hackett, review, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Aug 8, 2003
Mathew Kangas, review, Seattle Times
Emily Hall, review, The Stranger, Apr 17, 2003
2002
Lisa Corrin and Elizabeth Brown, article, Modern Painters, Autumn 2002
Regina Hackett, review, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Sep 2, 2002
Emily Hall, review, The Stranger, May 30, 2002
2001
Emily Hall, bio, The Stranger, Feb 28, 2001
Anna Fahey, review, Seattle Weekly, Feb 15, 2001
Awards/Honors
2014
Finalist for 2014 Neddy at Cornish Award in Painting
2002
Artist Trust/King County Arts Commission Fellowship Award
Lectures/Workshops
2016
Artist Talk, Gage Academy, Seattle, WA
2016
Artist Talk, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
2015
Oil Painting Workshop, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
Artist Talk, University of Washington, DXArts program, Seattle, WA
2010
Artist Talk, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA
2008
Artist Talk, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA
2007
Artist Talk, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
Artist Talk, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
2005
Artist Talk, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA