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CHRIS LEWIS

EDUCATION
1992-1993 – City College, San Francisco CA. Studies: Sculpture
1994 – Academy of Arts, San Francisco CA. Studies: Figurative Sculpture
1996 – Apprenticeship: Studio of Andre Lemizewski, Pietrasanta, Italy

EXHIBITIONS
2016 – Group show, Peter Makebish Gallery, New York, NY
2016 – Group show, ArtSpace, Maynard, MA
2016 – Group show, Chris Davidson Gallery, Newburgh, NY
2016 – Group show, Art Expo, New York, NY
2015 – Group show, Design Lush, New York, NY
2015 – Group show, Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX
2014 – Group show, No Romance Gallery, New York, NY
2013 – Group show, Varga Gallery, Woodstock, NY
2012 – Group show, Varga Gallery, Woodstock, NY
2012 – Group show, COTA, New Paltz, NY
2008 – Juried Exhibition, Peconic Landing, Greenport, Long Island
2006 – Group show, COTA, New Paltz, NY
2004-2007 – Lewisculpture Studio Gallery, Kingston,NY
2001 – Collaborative Group show with Justin Parker of Esque Design, Savage Gallery, Portland, OR
2000 – Timeless Creations, Chicago, IL
1999 – Mill Valley Sculpture Garden, Mill Valley, C
1998-2001 – Soma Sofa, San Francisco, CA
1998-2001 – 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1997-2001 – Donaghy Gardens, Orinda, CA, CA
1997 – Morrison Studio, B.C.S. Mexico

LECTURES
June 2012 – “Art in the Landscape”, New Paltz Garden Club, New Paltz, New York
2006-2007 – Host and lecturer for field trips of Kingston High School Art Program, Lewisculpture Studio

WORK EXPERIENCE
2000-Present – Designer and Builder of Customized Environments and Art
2000 – Studio of Omri Amrani, Chicago, IL – Artisan and consultant for monumental figure construction
1997-2001 – Freelance design & construction incorporating wood/stone/steel/glass as fine art & architectural development
1996 – Studio SEM, Pietrasanta, Italy
1994-1996 – Preservation Arts – Architectural Stone Restoration Company
Supervisor and Artisan, San Francisco, CA
Wyntoon Estate, Mt Shasta, CA
Oakland City Hall, Oakland, CA
San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
1992-1994 -California Licensed Landscape Contractor, Specializing in hardscapes and rooftop gardens, San Francisco, CA
1988-1992 – Landscape Stonecutting and Masonry Specialist
1984-1988 – Residential Carpentry and Woodenboat Building