curriculum vitae

 

Bonnie Celeste


Education/Training


1998   

Participant, introductory classes in kilnforming and lampworking at The Bullseye  Connection Resource Center, Portland, OR (1998 – 1999)


1994

Bachelor of Science, State University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 


Professional Experience


2006   

Instructor, Flameworkers’ Forum II, a session to facilitate cross- process development and unite kilnglass and

lampwork processes through artists in the lampworking community, Bullseye Resource Center, Portland, OR

Fabricator, panels for Firewall, installed in Gerding Theater, Portland, OR


2005

Instructor, Flameworkers’ Forum I, Bullseye Resource Center, Portland. OR

Teaching assistant to Alicia Lomné, pâte de verre workshop, Bullseye Resource Center, Portland, OR


2004

Instructor, Set Your Kiln on Fire (lampwork combined with kiln-glass techniques), Gathering XII: an

International Society of Glass Beadmakers conference, Portland, OR


Co-instructor with Christy Corbett, Set Your Kiln on Fire, Hot Glass Program, Red Deer College, Alberta,

Canada


2003

Co-founder of Glass Division LLC, a co-operative studio, Portland, OR (2003 – present)


2000

Instructor/Technician, Research and Education Department, Bullseye Glass Co., Portland, OR (2000 – present)


Group Exhibitions


2007   

NOW, Exhibit of new kiln-glass by Bullseye Glass Co. instructors, Bullseye Resource Center, Portland,

OR


Metamorphosis: The Life Cycle of a Glass Bead, Juried exhibit of contemporary glass beads featured

individually and as incorporated in jewelry, Heinz history Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Evoke Gallery, St. Paul, MN


2006

Working Glass, First Place honors, Employee exhibition, Bullseye Resource Center, Portland, OR


2005

Working Glass, Second Place honors, Employee exhibition, Bullseye Resource Center, Portland, OR


River of Glass, Juried exhibit of contemporary glass jewelry, hosted by the International Society of Glass

Beadmakers, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY


2004

Currency, Invitational exhibit of contemporary studio glass jewelry, International Society of Glass

Beadmakers, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR


Publications


2007

Pilchuck Glass School, 29th annual auction catalog, silent auction, Seattle, WA


2006

Pilchuck Glass School, 28th annual auction catalog, silent auction, Seattle, WA


2004

1000 Glass Beads, Lark Books