Harv Mastilir, Furniture Designer & Woodworker




  Denver Art Museum
Visiting Artist Demonstrator, "Artisans and Kings" 2008
Denver, CO
  Center for Furniture Craftsmanship
Faculty, 1996 to 2004
Rockport, ME
  Anderson Ranch Arts Center
Faculty, 1989 to 1994
Snowmass, CO
  Red Rocks Community College
Adjunct Faculty, 1991 to 1994
Lakewood, CO
  Arts and Humanities Assembly of Boulder
Board of Directors, 1987 to 1991
Boulder, CO
  Woodworker's Guild of Colorado Springs
Juror, Woodworking Exhibition: 1990, 1991, 1998, 2003, and 2008
Colorado Springs, CO

Selected Exhibitions

  "Beyond Fibers: New Forms" December 2005
Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts, Steamboat Springs, CO
  "Wood: Form and Function" June 1992
California Crafts Museum, San Francisco, CA
  "Art: Furniture for the Mind" August 1991
Maveety Gallery, Salishan, OR
  "Benchmark: Furniture for the '90's" October 1990
Gallery Fair, Mendocino, CA
Stary-Sheets Gallery, Irvine, CA
  "Elegant Simplicity: Furniture and More" June 1988
Solo Exhibition, Visiting Artist Series
Boulder Arts and Crafts Co-operative, Boulder, CO

Selected Awards

  First Place. Functional, Two and Three Dimensional
Fiber Celebration 2006
Northern Colorado Weaver's Guild
  Best of Show and Juror's Choice
Woodworking Exhibition 1993
Woodworker's Guild of Colorado Springs
  Best of Show
Woodworking Exhibition 1992
Woodworker's Guild of Colorado Springs
  Excellence in Craft Award
Craft Design '90, 1990
Colorado Artist Craftsman
  Second Place
Woodworking Exhibition 1987, 1988, 1989
Woodworker's Guild of Colorado Springs
  Best of Show
Woodworking Exhibition 1986
Woodworker's Guild of Colorado Springs


  1985 to the present
Harv Mastalir, Woodworker & Furniture Design
Own and operate a full-time one-person woodworking shop specializing in custom designed, hand-crafted furniture and accessories.
  1981 to 1985
Methodically pursued the craft of woodworking for four developmental years. Built specific projects in order to acquire the skills and techniques necessary to produce high-quality work. Acquired the machinery and hand tools essential to the trade.
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