JOSEPH MROSS, ARTIST-DESIGNER

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OCCUPATIONAL EXPERIENCE:

1997-present: Founder, Designer, Artist: Archive Designs, architectural metalsmithing & sculpture, Eugene, OR
1989-2000: Residential Designer, Craftsman: Mross General Contractor, Eugene, OR

1992: Printmaking Lab Assistant: Printmaking Department, University of Oregon
1990 Pen & ink artist for Querétaro Magazine, independent work/study, ITESM, Querétaro, Mexico
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UPCOMING/CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & SHOWS:

none scheduled
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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS/SHOWS:

2009 Wandering Goat Coffee, Solo Exhibition of paintings, Eugene, OR
2009 High Desert Museum, group exhibition of hand-crafted objects, donor, Bend, OR
2009 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2008 Portland First Thursday Street Gallery, Group Exhibition of paintings, Portland, OR
2008 Nib Desert & Wine Bar, Solo Exhibition of paintings, Eugene, OR
2008 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2007 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2006 High Desert Museum Praegitzer Gallery, group exhibition: paintings & chair, Bend, OR
2006 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2005 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2004 The Coffee Grove, solo exhibition of paintings, Cottage Grove, OR
2004 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2003 WOW Hall, solo exhibition of paintings, Eugene, OR
2003 Craftsman Weekend, Pasadena Heritage Society, Pasadena, CA
2003 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2003 Arts & Crafts Show, Disney Grand Californian Hotel, Anaheim, CA
2002 Craftsman Weekend, Pasadena Heritage Society, Pasadena, CA
2002 Arts & Crafts Show, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA
2002 Arts & Crafts Show, Disney Grand Californian Hotel, Anaheim, CA
2002 LA CASA Afternoon Art, Beijing, China, group exhibition of paintings
2002 The Downtown Lounge Gallery, Eugene, OR, solo exhibition of paintings
2001 Kudos Gallery & Shop, Eugene, OR, solo exhibition of metalwork
2001 Craftsman Weekend, Pasadena Heritage Society, Pasadena, CA,

2001 Art Furnishings Show, Pasadena, CA

2001 Grove Park Inn 13th Annual Arts & Crafts Conference, Asheville, NC
2000 Craftsman Weekend, Pasadena Heritage Society, Pasadena, CA

1999 The Arts & Crafts Movement: A Conference, Architecture Network, Madison, WI

1999 Jacob's Gallery, Hult Center for Performing Arts, Eugene, OR, group metal art show

1999 Maude Kerns Gallery, Eugene, OR, group metal art show

1999 Art In The Vineyard, Eugene, OR, group metal art show

1996 Oakhill School Fundraiser, King Estates Winery, Lorane, OR, group show/donor

1994 University of Oregon, Laverne Krause Gallery, group metal art show

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COMMISSIONS & COLLECTIONS--Architectural metalwork, furniture, paintings:

Hearst Family Private Collection
Liu zhou Daily Newspaper, Liu zhou, China
LZTV, Liu zhou, China
LA CASA Afternoon Art, Beijing, China
Lodge At Torrey Pines, San Diego, California

Massey Memorial Garden, Coos Bay Hospital, Coos Bay, OR

Pasadena Heritage Society, Pasadena, CA

Kee West Restaurant, Lincoln City, OR

Private collections:

United States (list of multiple locations available upon request)

Ontario, Canada

Guadalajara, Mexico

Uppsala, Sweden

Beijing, China

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DESIGN WORK IN PUBLICATION:

...pending updates
Old House Journal, front cover, Jan/Feb 2008
Food & Wine: November 2007
American Bungalow: Winter 2006
Arts & Crafts Homes And The Revival: Fall 2006
Commercial Construction Professional Magazine: Fall 2006
Along Bungalow Lines: Book, 2006
Arts & Crafts Homes And The Revival: Summer 2006
New Arts and Crafts Houses: Book, 2006. Home built by Gene & Joseph Mross, featuring architectural metalwork by Joseph Mross.
Contemporary Western Design: Book, publish date September 15, ‘05. Home featuring light fixtures and furniture designed by Joseph Mross
Cottage Living Magazine: 2005
Bend Living Magazine: Summer 2005
Homes Across America HGTV: Chicago home featuring light fixtures and furniture designed by Joseph Mross, aired April 4, 2005
Beautiful Kitchens: May 2005
Log Home Living: May 2005
SKI Magazine: Winter 2005
Style 1900: Spring 2005
The Era Newsletter: Fall/Winter 2004
Hewn & Hammered: 2004
Log & Timber: 2004
American Bungalow: 2004
SKI Magazine: October 2003
Period Homes: Summer 2003. Article features the home that received the 2003 Palladio Award, “Best new design over 5,000 sq ft”
The Food Network filmed an episode (June) of “Food 911” in a kitchen that features our hood.
The Era Newsletter: Summer 2003
Log Home Design Ideas: Feb 2003
Style 1900 (Torrey Pines article): Fall/Winter 2002-2003
Spa Worldwide Guide: 2003
Beautiful New Homes: Winter 2002
Patterns of Home, The Ten Essentials of Enduring Design: Book, 2002 (p 174-177). Home, built by Gene & Joseph, architectural-metalwork by Joseph Mross
San Diego Magazine, June 2002
Old House Interiors: 2002
American Bungalow: 2001
Old House Interiors: 2001
Home & Garden: 2000
American Homestyle & Garden: 1999
This Old House Magazine: 1999
Better Homes & Garden Magazine: 1998
Eugene Register Guard: 1998
Eugene Register Guard: 1997
Eugene Register Guard: 1996
Eugene Register Guard: 1996

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GALLERIES:

currently seeking representation

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EDUCATION & TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

2005 ArchiCAD University Europe Summer School (attendee), Nottingham University, England
1995 Completed coursework for K-12 teaching certification in Spanish, University of Oregon
1994 Teaching practicum in Spanish, North Eugene High School, Eugene, OR
1994 Teaching practicum in Spanish Immersion Program, Buena Vista School, Eugene, OR
1993 Began Masters in Interdisciplinary Education/Spanish, University of Oregon
1993 Fine & Applied Arts, BA (primarily metalsmithing & printmaking), University of Oregon
1993 Spanish, BA (second major), University of Oregon
1992 Tutor, HEP (High School Equivalency Program for Hispanics in U.S.), University of Oregon
1990 Resident Assistant, U of O Student Summer Study Program, ITESM, Querétaro, Mexico
1989 Study of Mexican Culture and Civilization, Spanish Stylistics, Literature, ITESM, Querétaro, Mexico
1987 Rotary Exchange Student, Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara, Mexico

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AWARDS & HONORS:

2001 Eugene Weekly featured design-"Lamp 101" in promotion of ArtWalk (tour of Eugene galleries)
2001 Finalist AIA Craftsmanship Award

2001 Art Furnishings Show marketing featured design-"Lamp 101"

1993 Deans list at the University of Oregon, Fine & Applied Arts

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