Joe Shlichta

Work | Resume | Contact

Education

1987 – 1990    Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA.
1990 – 1992    Studio Assistant to Jack Bosson, Los Angeles, CA.
1993 – 1994    Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA.


Solo Exhibitions

2016    "Tools of the Trade", Artifact Gallery | Seattle, WA.
2015    Artifact Gallery | Seattle, WA.
2011    Artizen Fine Arts | Dallas, TX.
2010    Fetherston Gallery | Seattle, WA.
2009    Fetherston Gallery | Seattle, WA.
2008    Fetherston Gallery | Seattle, WA.
2007    Fetherston Gallery | Seattle, WA.
2006    Zeitgeist | Seattle, WA.
2000    Ehrlich Gallery | Los Angeles, CA.
1998    Zeitgeist | Seattle, WA.
1992    Kastler Gallery | Los Angeles, CA.


Selected Group Exhibitions

2015    Out of Sight | Seattle, WA
2012    ArtPrize | Grand Rapids, MI.
2009    A new Beginning | Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA.
2008    Layer upon Layer | Artizen Fine Arts, Dallas, TX.
2008    The Really Big Group Show | Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA.
2006    The Beat Salon | COCA, Seattle, WA.
2000    Horsehead Sculpture Show | Duvall, WA.
1999    Northwest Underground Landscapes | Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle, WA.
1996    COCA Northwest Annual | COCA, Seattle, WA.
1993    Cornish Faculty Selects show | Cornish Art Institute, Seattle, WA.
1989    Otis Parsons Faculty Selects show | Otis Parsons, Los Angeles, CA.


Film

1999    The Joke | Short Film
Writer, producer, and director of an independent short film. Screened at the 1999 Northwest film Festival & Bumbershoot One Reel Film Festival.


Awards and Grants

2012    Art Prize| Grand Rapids, MI. Juried Prize Finalist
1999    Awarded Live/Work Space | Harbor Lofts Seattle, WA.
1998    Northwest Film Forum | Post-production grant for The Joke


Collections

Swedish Hospital, Klaiber Personal Service GmbH; represented in various private collections in Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC, Houston, San Antonio, Detroit, Neuchatel (Switzerland), and Bremen (Germany).


Published Work | Book Illustration

1997    Strongheart Jack and the Beanstalk | Pleasant Despain. August House.
1996    Eleven Nature tales to Tell | Pleasant Despain. August House.
1994    Eleven Turtle Tales, Pleasant Despain. August House.
1993    Thirty Three Multicultural Tales, by Pleasant Despain. August House.


Published Work | Reviews & Featured work

2016    Landscapes redefined in 2 new Seattle gallery shows (www.seattletimes.com) - Michael Upchurch, Seattle Times
2015    It All Dies Anyway: LA, Jabberjaw, and the End of an Era | B. R. Turcotte, M. Carr, & G.P. Dent. Rizzoli Publisher. Features poster illustrations.
2015    CityArts Magazine | Featured Artist (February)
2014    The Stranger – SLOG | Joe Shlichta: A Portrait of the Artist as a Bartender
2008    Open Studios Press | Studio Visit, Volume 3
2008    Seattle Post Intelligencer | Review by Regina Hackett (February)
2007    The Stranger - SLOG | Review by Jen Graves (February)


Published Work | Paintings

2005 – 2015    Sparkman Cellars | Label for Wilderness Red Wine, Columbia Valley