Deanne Sabeck: Resume 2011



1971                         Bachelor of Fine Arts, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

1976-1978              Architectural Design Seminars, Berkeley, California

                                 Ludwig Schraffrath

1981-1989              Pilchuck Glass Center, Seattle Washington

                                 Architectural Glass Design - Joannes Schrieter

                                Glass Slumping and Fusing - Klaus Moja, Warren Langley

                                Graduate Workshop

1984                      Summer Vail, Vail, Colorado

                                Glassblowing, Pastels, Painting

1990                       University of California, San Diego

                               Art in the Land - Helen Mayer Harrison


P R O F E S S I O N A L   E X P E R I E N C E

1990- present      Owner/Artist/Designer, Deanne Sabeck Studios LLC, Encinitas, Ca

1971- present      Owner/Artist/Designer, Kuivato Gallery, Sedona, Arizona


P U B L I C    A R T   C O M M I S S I O N S

2010                       “Aqueous Spiral” Unser Childrens Discovery Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

                                New Mexico Art in Public Places

                                Bent glass, reflective dichroic glass and light 8'h x 5' w x 6”d

2008                       “108 Raindrops Mandala” Phoenix Downtown Sheraton Hotel, Phoenix Arizona

                               City of Phoenix

                               108 Blown Glass Raindrops suspended from aluminum Mandala 16’ h x 10’d

2006                      “Realization of Art” Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico

                               New Mexico Art in Public Places

                               Bent glass, reflective glass, text, kinetic lighting 10’h x 24’ w

2000                      “Angelic Freize Frame” Studio Plaza, Los Angeles, California

                               Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs - Public Art Development

                               Reflective glass, photo imagery, metal and kinetic light. Two towers each 10’ H x 60’ L

1998                      “Lightwaves” San Diego International Airport, San Diego, California

                               S.D. Unified Port District - Public Art Commission

                               Bent glass, reflective glass and kinetic light.

                              Two corridors each 10’ H x 50’ L

1998                     “Skyscapes” San Diego International Airport, San Diego, California

                               S.D. Unified Port District - Public Art Commission

                               Steel and photo imagery. Observation Lounge 15’ H x 35’ L

1992                      Rancho Penasquitos Library, San Diego, California

                               City of San Diego Public Art Commission

                               Leaded and silkscreened glass with steel. Window wall 16’ H x 70’ L

1990                      Morris Udahl Recreation Center, Tucson, Arizona

                               Tucson/Pima Arts Council Commission

                               Glass and copper entryway 15’ L x 20’



                               Nemours Childrens Hospital Chapel 2012

                               White Memorial Hospital 2012

                               City of San Luis Obispo 2012



2010                     Mel Gibson Residence, Mal Pais Costa Rica

                              Kiln cast glass window, 7'h x 6' w


2007                     Sempra Energy, San Diego, California

                              Two wall sculptures in lobby, bent dichroic glass, stainless steel and light 20’ x 6’ ea.

2003                      Florida Hospital Waterman, Taveres, Florida

                               Wall sculpture in lobby with bent glass, dichroic mosaic, metal sculptural elements, text

                              and  kinetic  lighting, in collaboration with Jeffery Laudenslager

2003                     Banner Hospital Spiritual Care Center, Phoenix, Arizona

                              Wall sculpture in Chapel with bent glass, dichroic glass mosaic and light. 14’x12’

2002                     Florblanca Hotel, Santa Theresa, Costa Rica

                              Wall sculpture in lobby with bent glass and dichroic glass mosaic 8’L x 6’ H x6” D

                              Altar in Yoga Room with dichroic glass mosaic 3’L x 3’W x 4”D

2001                     Unity Church or Prescott, Prescott, Arizona

                              Wall sculpture with bent glass, dichroic glass mosaic and text 4’h x 9’w

2001                     Scripps McDonald Center Meditation Garden, La Jolla, California

                              Sculptural installation of reflective glass doorway, with dichroic mosaic,

                              and sandblasted text. 8’h x 8’ diam.

2001                     Lambertis International Restaurant, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

                              Bent glass, dichroic mosaic wall panels and entrances various sizes.

2000                     Embassy Suites Paradise Valley Resort, Phoenix, Arizona

                              Bent glass, reflective glass. poetry and kinetic light installation- 18’Hx12’W

2000                     Marcoa Publications Corporate Office, San Diego, California

                              Bent glass, reflective glass and light installation- 10’H x 16’W

1996                     Pacifa Del Mar, Del Mar, California

                              Bent glass, reflective glass and light installation - 4’ H x 20’ L

1992                     Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Orange, California

                              Six cast glass and metallic leaf interior walls each 8’ H x 10’ W

1986                     Boulders Resort, Carefree, Arizona

                              Two three-dimensional skylights each 12’ L x 8’ W

1982                     Hotel Westcourt, Phoenix, Arizona

                              Curved leaded glass exterior wall - 32’H x 8’ W


M U S E U M    E X H I B I T S

2005-2006           Timeless Glass, Mingei International Museum, Escondido California

1997-1999           Calido, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Museum, Whatcom Museum of Art, Mississippi Museum of

                               Art, Tucson Museum of Art

1997                      In Pursuit of Eros, One person exhibit, MONA Mus eum , Los Angeles, California


G A L L E R Y    R E P R E S E N T A T I O N

                               Kuivato Glass Gallery, Sedona, Arizona

                              Sculpture Site Gallery, Sonoma, California

                               Pismo Contemporary Glass, Aspen, Colorado


A W A R D S    A N D   H O N O R S

                              1998 Orchid Award , Fine Arts San Diego International Airport

                              1991 American Craft Award, Architectural Glass American Craft Magazine

                              1988 Scholarship Award Pilchuck Glass Center, Seattle, Washington



                              2010 San Diego Home and Garden “Stars of San Diego”

                              2002 Contemporary Glass Color, Light and Form

                              2002 Contract Lighting Cover article

                              2003 Sedona Home and Garden Artist profile

                              1999 San Diego Home and Garden, cover, artist profile

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