David Butler CV

MFA - University of Washington
BFA - Georgia State University

Professor, Pratt Institute of Technology, Brooklyn, NY. 2003 - 2016
Professor, Westchester Community College, White Plains, N.Y., 1994 - 2015
Instructor, Parsons School of Design, The New School for Social Research, NY 1994 - 2001
Instructor, 92nd St. Y, New York, New York, 1994 - 2016

Workshops Taught
Penland School of Crafts, Arrowmont School, Touchstone Center For Crafts, Peters Valley, Maryland Institute, Guilford Handcraft Center,
Worcester Center for Crafts Exhibit Design and Mountmaking Folk Art Museum, Brooklyn Museum, NYU Museum for the study of the Ancient World, New York Historical Society, African Museum, Rubin Museum, Bard Center for Graduate Studies

Minimal Rings 2003 Arch Gregory Full Spectrum Publishing
American Craft, April/May 1994, Vol.54/No. 2. Commissions
American Craft, December 1991/January 1992, Vol.51/No. 6. Portfolio Metalsmith, Fall 1991, Vol. 11/No.4.

Selected Exhibitions
Journey Through Time: Artful Adornment and Sculptural Vessels Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA May 2015
Objects of Status, Power, and Adornment Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge Mass 2013 New Work Westchester Community College March 2010
New Steel - A different look at new iron work National Ornamental
Museum, Memphis TN 2007 and 2009
Memories of New York Jewelry exhibit at Aaron Faber Gallery May 2007
The Art of Gold Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California February, 2005
The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
David Butler - New Lighting Jersey State College Jersey City NJ February 2002
Masters of Material 2001 OXOXO Gallery Baltimore, Maryland

Turned Multiples Craft Alliance-Center for the Visual Arts Saint Louis, MO 1999
Turn on the Lights Contemporary Lighting Exhibit American Institute of Architecture, 
Seattle, WA March 1998
American Contemporary Art Jewelry Connell Gallery Atlanta, GA Nov. 1997

American Craft Council Spotlight Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN Nov 1993
Metals Now Downey Museum of Art Downey, CA Feb. 1990
The Fine Art of American Industrial Design The National Arts Club, NY, NY 1988