MARTHA HENRY
 


   
 EDUCATION
 
 
 2015-16 Painting workshops with Brent Laycock, Michael O'Toole, Doug Swinton
 2009  Murano, Italy - glass sculpture - Lucio Bubacco & Shane Fero
 2008  Tucson, Arizona - glass sculpture - Shane Fero
 2007  Murano, Italy - glass scuplture - Lucio Babucco
 2006  Red Deer College - glass sculpture - Bandu Durham
 2005  Red Deer College - glass beads – Jim Schmirich
 2004  Red Deer College - glass beads, - Susan Burwash
 1986-88  Alberta College of Art - Sculpture
 1977-78  Alberta College of Art - Glassblowing
 1971-74  Sheridan College, School of Design, Ontario (Honors Graduate)


 EXHIBITIONS

 
 
 2016 ANIMALIA Civic Art Collection, Calgary, Alberta
 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, visiting exhibition from South Korea
 2009                                                       Arts on Atlantic -"Go Figure" - Calgary, Ab.
Cheongji International Craft Biennale - South Korea
Calgary Glass Now - Survey of contemporary glass art - Triangle Gallery, Calgary
 
 2007 Arts on Atlantic-Invitational – Calgary, Ab.
Influx Gallery “Draw the Line” glass jewelry,- Calgary, Ab.
All About Alberta – Alberta Craft Council, Nickle Arts Museum, Sask.Craft
Council and Conseil des métiers d’art du Quebec
 
 2006 Unique 30 Years of Outstanding Crafts,- Cdn Museum of Civilization, Que.
Molten Obsessions – glass jewelry,- Invermere, B.C.
Inspired, Influenced..InSERIES,- ACC, Edmonton, Ab.
Influx Gallery-“Flow”- glass jewelry, Calgary, Ab.
Gathering Glass -From 1970 to Present, ACC, Edmonton, Ab.
Alberta at the Smithsonian “All about Alberta”, Washington, D.C.
Collecting Canadian Craft, Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec
 
 2005 All About Alberta, National Art Center, Ottawa, Ont.
Celebration - ACC Fine Craft Awards, 25th Anniversary, Edmonton, Ab.
Drawn to the Flame, Alberta Craft Council, Edmonton, Ab
 
 2004 In our own Backyard, ACC Invitational, Edmonton, Ab.
New Works, Discovery Gallery ACC, Edmonton, Ab.
 
 2003 Members Exhibition, GAAC Glass Conference, - Toronto, Ont.
Leighton Center - Calgary, Alberta
Westend Gallery - Victoria, B.C.
 
 2002 H.A.W.T. - Edmonton, Alberta
Full Moon Gallery - Bragg Creek, Alberta
Art and Soul Gallery - High River, Alberta
Avens Gallery - Canmore, Alberta
 
 2001 Juror for Saide Bronfman Award
Cover Stories - Alberta Craft Council Travelling Exhibition
Culture in the Making - Devo Gallery, - Calgary, Alberta
Go Figure - ACC Gallery (Invitational) - Edmonton, Alberta
25th Anniversary Show, Gallerie Elena Lee, - Montreal, Quebec
Collected Visions - McMullen Gallery, - Edmonton, Alberta
 
 2000 Fibre Optics
The Prairie Art Gallery - Grande Prairie, Alberta
Collection from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts
Collected Visions - McMullen Gallery, - Edmonton, Alberta
Glass Conference 2000, Red Deer, Alberta
Speculations - Alberta Craft Council Gallery, - Edmonton, Alberta
 
 1999 Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery ,- Waterloo, Ontario
Fibre Optics - McMullen Gallery, - Edmonton, Alberta
 
 1998 Culinary Team Canada- Luxemburg
Galerie Elena -Montreal, Quebec
Calgary Jewish Academy, Calgary, Alberta
 
 1997 Culinary Team Canada, - Singapore
Glass Invitational - West End Gallery, - Victoria, B.C.
Calgary Jewish Acadmy, - Calgary, Alberta
 
 1996 Alberta Olympic Culinary Team, - Berlin, Germany -
Medicine Hat Museum - Medicine Hat, Alberta
Alberta Olympic Culinary Team, - Scotland
Selections - Galerie Elena Lee, - Montreal, Quebec
 
 1995 Galerie Elena Lee Verre D'Art, - Montreal, Quebec
Glass Invitational - Alberta Arts Council, - Edmonton, Alberta
Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery - Waterloo, Ontario
Glass Invitational - Triangle Gallery, - Calgary, Alberta
Calgary Jewish Academy, - Calgary, Alberta
Tribute- 15 Years of Alberta Craft - McMullen Gallery
Edmonton, Alberta
 
 1994 Made in Alberta - Triangle Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario
 
 1993 Celebratory Bowls - Cdn. Clay and Glass Gallery
Waterloo, Ontario
Alberta Made Home - Alberta Craft Council Presents
Edmonton, Alberta
Selected Treasures - Canadian Embassy- Hong Kong
Selected Treasures - Museum of Taipei- Taipei
Selected Treasures - Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois
 
 1992 Selected Treasures - Koffler Gallery- Toronto, Ontario
Contempory Focus - "Studio" - Winnipeg Art Gallery
Winnipeg, Manitoba
A Treasury of Canadian Crafts - Canadian Craft Museum
Vancouver, B.C.
Best of Calgary Glass - Muttart Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
Collection Gallery- Edmonton, Alberta
Faculty Exhibition - Illingsworth Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
 
 1991/92 Canadian Craft Museum, Vancouver, B.C.
Tradition of Excellence - Alberta Craft Council, Edmonton, Alberta
 
 1991/90 Various Vessels - Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
National Glass Exhibition - Rowles & Parnam , Edmonton, Alberta
 
 1991 Faculty Exhibition - Illingsworth Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
Accents Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
 
 1990 Made for Production - Cartwright Gallery,- Vancouver, B.C.
Champagne Breakfast - Travelling Exhibition,- Calgary, Alberta
 
 1989 Triangle Gallery - Calgary, Alberta
Alberta Open - Muttart Gallery - Calgary, Alberta
Gulf Canada Gallery - Calgary, Alberta
 
 1988 Canadian Design, Power Plant – Harbourfront, Toronto, Ont.
 
 1988/83 Muttart Gallery - Calgary, Alberta
 
 1988/85 Rubaiyat Gallery - Calgary, Alberta
 
 1985/84/82 Thomas Gallery- Winnipeg, Manitoba
 
 1986 Mentor's Choice, Ontario Craft Council, -Toronto, Ontario
 
 1985 Women in Glass, Glass Art Gallery, - Toronto, Ontario
Nickel Arts Museum - Calgary, Alberta
 
 1984/82 Fireweed Gallery - Edmonton, Alberta
 
 1983 Musee de St. Lambert, Quebec
Crafts of the World, Jeux Universaide Games
Edmonton, Alberta
Barrett Galleries, Toledo, Ohio
 
 1982 Out of the Fire, Beaver House Gallery
Edmonton, Alberta
Glass Canada '82 - Koffler Gallery- Toronto, Ontario
Contempory Canadian Glass - Wells Gallery
Ottawa, Ontario
 
 1981 Galerie Elena Lee Verre D'Art - Montreal, Quebec
Albatros Gallery - Boulder, Colorado
 
1980 Glass Art Gallery- Toronto, Ontario
Sequoia Gallery- Edmonton, Alberta
Quest Gallery- Calgary, Alberta
Rubaiyat Gallery- Calgary, Alberta
Muttart Gallery- Calgary, Alberta
Griffin Gallery- Vancouver, B.C.
The Works- Edmonton, Alberta
Cartwright Gallery- Vancouver, B.C
 
1979 The Works, - Edmonton, Alberta
 
1978 Commonwealth Games Exhibition, - Edmonton, Alberta
 
1977 Alumni Graduate Show, - Mississauga, Ontario
 
1976 Artists in Stained Glass - O.I.S.E. - Toronto, Ontario
 
  


 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
 
 
1991 Alberta College of Art - Glass Instructor
1990 Alberta College of Art - Glass Instructor
Red Deer College - Series Glassblowing Workshop
1979 Studio Workshop - Calgary, Alberta
1978 Series Glassblowing Workshop - Lethbridge, Alberta
1977 Series Glassblowing Workshop - Olds, Alberta
  


 


PUBLICATIONS
 
 
 CALGARY GLASS NOW                A Survey of Contempory Glass Art     2009
 THE FLOW MAGAZINE - WINTER 2009 Glasscraft Emerging Artist
 ART AND ARTISTS OF ALBERTA
 
By Patricia Ainsley & Mary-Beth Laviolette 2007
 
 GALLERIESWEST  - SUMMER 2007
 
The Art of Craft
 
 ALBERTA CRAFT MAGAZINE
 
ACC Fine Craft Awards, Fall 2005
 
 LEGACY MAGAZINE Hot Glass  Feb-Apr 2000
 ALBERTA CRAFT MAGAZINE
 
The Studio Martha Built, July 1997
 
 THE CRAFTMAN'S WAY
 
By John Flanders, Massey Foundation
 
 WORKS OF ART
 
Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, Ontario
 
 ART IN EVERYDAY LIFE

 
Observations on Contempory Canadian Design by Peter Day & Linda Lewis, Summerhill Press/The Power Plant, Toronto, Ontario
 
CANADIAN GLASSWORKS   1970-1990
 
Ontario Craft Council and Canada Council
 
STUDIO PROFILE
 
Glass Gazette 1991, Canadian Glass Art Society
 
WESTERN LIVING
 
Selected Treasures - April 1992
 
CITY & COUNTRY HOME
 
Selected Treasures - April 1992
 
CANADIAN AIRLINES MAGAZINE
 
The Arts-Canadian Craft Museum - April 1992
 
CONTEMPORY FOCUS, STUDIO CERAMICS, GLASS & SILVER
 
Winnipeg Art Gallery, by Robin Hopper, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 
TAIPEI INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF TRADITIONAL ARTS & CRAFTS 1993
 
Taipei Fine Arts Museum

 



 
COLLECTIONS
 
 
Alberta Foundation for the Arts  
The Winnipeg Art Gallery  
The Museum of Civilization  
Seagrams Collection  
Alberta Arts Foundation  
Indusmin Collection  



 
SELECTED AWARDS/COMMISSIONS
 
 
Imperial Oil 
The Princess of Wales 
Labatt's Canadian Windsurfer Championships Award 
World Freestyle Ski Association Award 
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth
Edmonton Parks and Recreation 
1988 XV Winter Olympic Games - Snow Sculpting Award 
1990 Winter Cities Award, International competition -Tromso, Norway 
Labatt's World Cup Downhill, Alberta 
ETS/Concert Caravans - Rolling Stones Voodoo Lounge World Tour 1994 
ETS/Concert Caravans - Garth Brooks World Tour 1996 
Alberta Craft Council Award of Excellence 2005