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Katie CreytsKatie Creyts

Associate Professor
300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Phone: 509.777.4470
Fax: 509.777.3781
Office Location: Lied Center for the Arts 212
Email: kcreyts@whitworth.edu

Education

M.F.A. Illinois State University
B.F.A. Tyler School of Art

Year Joined Whitworth Faculty

2008

Areas of Specialization / Expertise

Sculpture, glass

Selected Publications / Presentations / Honors

Residencies include: Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Wash. (2013); Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC. (2007); The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Skowhegan, Maine, Partnership Scholarship for The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2006); Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC. (2007); Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Wash., Michael Kennedy Endowment Scholarship (2007); The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Skowhegan, Maine, Partnership Scholarship for The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2006); The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass Corning, NY, The Studio at Corning Scholarship Recipient (2006). Awards include: People's Choice Award, Reading Public Museum, Reading, Penn. (2007); Sculpture Award, Hot Glass in the Bluegrass Exhibition, Lexington, KY. (2007).


Exhibits include: “Between the Shadows and the Light”, R5 Exhibition, Valparaiso University New Orleans, LA. (2014); “Value Added”. Curated Exhibition. College of New Jersey Gallery, Ewing, NJ. (2013); "Beguiled", Solo Exhibition, Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD; "Territory". Collaborative Exhibition, NW Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane, WA (2011); "I am no bird." Solo Exhibition, Saranac Art Projects, Spokane, WA, (2011); Juried 10x10x10 Invitational Exhibit at the Pittsburgh Glass Center (2010); Teapot Invitational at the Amy Morgan Contemporary Glass, Pittsburgh; E-Merge Exhibition finalist, Bullseye Gallery, Portland Ore.; CVG Juried Exhibition, Bremerton, Wash.; solo exhibition, Arlington Art Center, Arlington, Va. (2008); juried MFA exhibition, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, New York (2008); "Wicked and Wise," Murray State University, Murray, Ky. (2007); Berks Art Alliance Juried Exhibition, Reading Public Museum (2007)



Member of the Saranac Art Projects, Spokane, and the Artist Trust, Seattle

Received McMillen Equipment Grant (2013)

Received the Whitworth Innovative Teaching Award (2011)

People's Choice Award, Reading Public Museum, Reading, Penn. (2007)

Sculpture Award, Hot Glass in the Bluegrass Exhibition, Lexington, KY. (2007)