News about Garry Knox Bennett:


Jun 11 2016 - Aug 20 2016 Exhibition:Craft in America Los Angeles, CA The Spotlight: Functional Lighting as Illuminated SculptureThe Spotlight: Functional Lighting as Illuminated Sculpture. Opening Reception Saturday, June 11, 2016 6:00 - 8:00 PM On display through August 20th. Craft In America Center 8415 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048 In partnership with hosts Craft in America, Spotlight will showcase 20 artists from across the United States whose works range from intimate desk lamps to suspended modernist reinventions of the chandelier.
May 15 2016 - Aug 15 2016 Exhibition:Pritam and Eames: The Gallery at Somes Sound Somesville, Maine Garry Knox Bennett: InsideGarry Knox Bennett: Inside Solo show featuring Garry's work at Pritam & Eames' new location at The Gallery at Somes Sound (GSS) on Mount Desert Island, Maine. Open May 15th-August 15th.
Jun 1 2015 - Dec 31 2015 Exhibition:Maloof Foundation Alta Loma, CA California Handmade: State of the ArtsCalifornia Handmade:  State of the Arts

At the Maloof Foundation from May 31st- December 31st, 2015.

Opening reception June 7th 1-4pm.

Garry has a new small desk/vanity and matching chair in the exhibit. 

Maloof Foundation
Jacobs Education Center and Gallery
5131 Carnelian St.
Alta Loma, CA  91701
(909) 980-0412
May 15 2015 - Aug 15 2015 Exhibition:The Gallery at Somes Sound Somesville, Maine Garry Knox Bennett: Inside at Pritam & Eames at The Gallery at Somes Soundat The Gallery at Somes Sound, Somesville, Maine

May 15th- August 15th, 2015
(Closing date may be extended, check with gallery)
Meet Bebe and Warren Johnson of Pritam & Eames as they launch their first exhibit at the Gallery at Somes Sound.

Soft opening:  May 15th 10:30am - 5pm

112 Main St.
Somesville, ME  04660
May 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015 Exhibition:Snyderman-Works Gallery Philadelphia, PA 50 Years of Works Celebrating 50 years 1965-2015
Snyderman-Works Galleries

May 1st- June 2015

Garry has a very early large desk with a glass top, an African chair, and 2 current lamps.  All of his pieces are for sale. 

Opening Reception Friday, May 1st

Snyderman-Works Galleries
303 Cherry St.
Philadelphia, PA
Oct 3 2014 Exhibition:Velvet Da Vinci 2015 Polk St. San Francisco, CA 94109 Garry Knox Bennett Save the Date! Garry is exhibiting this fall in San Francisco; exhibition title to be announced. Exhibition opens on October 3rd at Velvet Da Vinci, 2015 Polk St., San Francisco, CA 94109.
Jul 5 2014 - Aug 2 2014 Exhibition:b. sakata garo 923 Twentieth St. Sacramento, CA 95811 Garry Knox Bennett IlluminationOpening Reception: Garry Knox Bennett Illumination. July 5th 6-9 pm. B. sakata garo, 923 Twentieth St., Sacramento, CA. An exhibition of Garry's new lamps, runs July 1- Aug 2.
May 31 2013 - Jun 30 2013 Exhibition:Sanchez Art Center Pacifica, CA Garry Knox Bennett: Selected works-- a Broad Spectrum--1963-2013Garry will have an exhibition of his work (this selection will span from 1963 to 2013, 50 years! Hard to believe) and will cover painting, sculpture and functional work. Exhibit curated by Phillip E. Linhares (Art Curator (ret.) The Oakland Museum). Sanchez Art Center 1220-B Linda Mar Pacifica, CA 94044 650.355.1894 Hrs.: Fri., Sat., Sun. 1-5 pm The Art center is situated just a few minutes south of San Francisco, off of highway 1. The opening is Friday May 31st from 7 to 9 PM. Garry's talk will be on the last day, Sunday June 30th at 4 PM.
Sep 25 2011 - Jan 8 2012 Exhibition:Craft and Folk Art Museum 5814 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90036 Golden State of Craft: California 1960-1985Lecture
Golden State of Craft
Lecture Series @ Craft In America Study Center,
Thursday November 17th, 7 pm, Garry Knox Bennett.
8415 West Third St. Los Angeles, 90048. 
Free -- please RSVP to 310-951-0610 or, seating may be limited.
Sep 23 2011 - Jan 29 2012 Exhibition:The Victoria & Albert Museum London PostmodernismGarry has had two pieces selected for The Victoria & Albert Museum in London for their coming exhibition: Postmodernism which opens on September 23, 2011.  A major exhibition with a remarkable catalog.  Garry's pieces have been acquired for the permanent collection of the V & A.
Jun 3 2011 - Jul 8 2011 Exhibition:Gallery NAGA Boston, MA Garry Knox Bennett Lights, Tables, BlingOpening Reception
Gallery NAGA
Friday June 3rd 6-8pm

67 Newbury St. 
Boston, MA  02116
Exhibition:GKB Studio Gallery GKB Studio Gallery, Oakland CA Selected work by Garry Knox BennettSelected work by Garry Knox Bennett can now be seen at:  GKB Studio Gallery, Oakland CA (by appointment, call 510-465-5637 or email
Publication:Garry Knox Bennett: Call Me Chairmaker Bellevue Arts Museum 2006 Essays by Glenn Adamson, Arthur C. Danto, Matthew Kangas and interview by Stefano Catalani. Hardcover, July 2006. Publisher: Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA.
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Publication:Made in Oakland: The Furniture of Garry Knox Bennett American Craft Museum (now Museum of Arts & Design) 2001 A 30-year retrospective survey; with essays by Edward S. Cooke Jr., Arthur C. Danto, Ursula Ilse-Neuman and chronology by John Marlowe. Hardcover, January 2001. Publisher: American Craft Museum, New York.
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