Sculpture - Large
Functional Art

               PETER MANGAN 


Texas Studio and Residence

P.O. Box 1656

Blanco, TX 78606

Cell: (830-385-5890) 

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The Museum of Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX 2019 "Red Tail" sculpture 

True North Sculpture Project, The Heights Houston, TX, 2019 - 2020

Andy Brown Sculpture Park, Coppell, TX 2018 - 2020  

Blanco Sculpture Trail, Blanco, TX 2017 – 2018 (exhibitor and organizer)

Art Al Fresco, Boerne, TX, 2017 – 2018

Sculptour, Biennial Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Abilene, TX 2016 - 2018 

Downtown Bastrop Sculpture Project, Bastrop, TX, 2015-2015, 2016-2017

Art On The Llano, TXDOT Sculpture Installation, Lubbock, TX, 2014 -2016

Sculpture for All, Stephen F. Austin Gardens, Nacogdoches, TX 2014-2015

Cedar Park Community Sculpture Garden, Cedar Park, TX, 2013-2014

Bee Cave Sculpture Park, Bee Cave, TX, 2013-2016               

Salmon Sculpture Competition, Sunken Gardens, San Angelo, TX 2012-2013; 2016-2017; 2017-2018

Moriarty Performing Arts Center, Moriarty, New Mexico, 2012

El Paseo Invitational Exhibition, Palm Desert, CA, 2010-2012

Sculpture on Main, Marble Falls, TX, 2007- 2017

Embracing the Desert, Public Art Project, City of Palm Desert, CA, 2006-2007

Hearts in San Francisco, Public Art Project, SF General Hospital Foundation, San Francisco, CA, 2004

EMS Station #14, Austin Art in Public Places, Austin, Texas, 2000



Behind the Seen, Kerr Arts and Cultural Center, Kerrville, TX, 2016

Messengers, Georgetown Art Center, Georgetown, TX, 2016

Figures in an Exhibition, The Sculpture Ranch and Galleries, Johnson City, TX, 2015

Shadows and Ushabtis, The Jung Center, Houston, TX, 2011

Kirchman Gallery, Johnson City, TX, 2009, 2011

Gallery on the Square, Wimberley, TX, 2007

Art Options, San Francisco, CA, 1988-1997, 2000, 2003

Gallery 500, Elkins Park, PA, 1997

Maralyn Wilson Gallery, Birmingham, AL, 1996

Alligator Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1989 and 1990

L'Ultima Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1990

F.J. Michaels Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1987

New Arena Arts Project, San Francisco, CA, 1983



Art of the Sacred Texas Springs, University of the Incarnate Word  Gallery, San Antonio, TX 2018     

Spirit of Abstraction, Museum of Biblical Arts, Dallas, TX 2017-2018

Texas Contemporary Glass Exhibition, The Nave Museum, Victoria, TX 2017 

Lives Matter, Art Car Museum, Houston, TX 2017           

Makers Dozen, EAST Austin Open Studio Tour, E4 Gallery, Austin, TX 2014

Target Texas: Contemporary Studio Glass, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX, 2014

A Panoramic View: Texas Sculpture Group, Lawndale Art Center, Houston; Islander Gallery, Corpus Christi 2014

Under the Rotunda Exhibition, The Texas State Capitol, Austin, TX, 2013

 in-DEPTH, Texas Biennial 2013, Art Car Museum, Houston, TX, 2013

 James Surls Sculpture Park, Malakoff, TX, 2012-2013

 California Contributions: 50 Years of Studio Glass, The Crucible, Oakland, CA, 2012

 Art From the Ashes, Texas Forestry Museum, Lufkin, TX, 2012

 Texas Sculpture Group, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX , 2012

 Master Glass Part 1 and 2; PDNB Gallery and Ro2 Art Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2012

 Texas Uprising, Botanical Gardens, San Antonio, TX, 2011-2012, 2012-2013

 Benini Foundation and Sculpture Ranch, Johnson City, TX, 2004-2015

 The People’s Gallery, Austin City Hall, Austin, TX, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

 Sculptor’s Dominion Outdoor Sculpture Invitational, San Antonio, TX, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

 Maralyn Wilson Gallery, Birmingham, AL, 1993-2010

 Sculpture Show, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin, TX, 2009-2010

 S.F. Open Studios, Hunters Point Shipyard, San Francisco, CA, 1988-1995, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2006

 Texas National, Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX, 2006

 Virginia Breier Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1985‑2006

 Art on the Green – Sculpture Garden, Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX,  2005-2006

 Gremillion Fine Art, Houston, TX,  1998-2007

 Glasmuseum, Ebeltoft, Denmark, 1988-2017

 National Liberty Museum, Glass Now Auction, Philadelphia, PA, 2002 - 2013

 New Leaf Garden Gallery, Berkeley, CA, 1992-1995 & 2002-2004,, 2002-2004

 Waco Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, Waco City Hall and Convention Center, Waco, TX, 2004

 The Art of Light and Glass, 1995; The Big Tree Project, 2003; Bedford Gallery, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA

 Manifestations, Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY, 2001 and 2002

 Art Auction, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, 1993, 1994, 1995, 2000 

 Atemlos Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 1998-2002

 Gallery 500, Elkins Park, PA, 1991-2002, represented by Gallery 500 at S.O.F.A.,Chicago 1997 & 1999

 Light Interpretations: Menorah Invitational, 1995; L’Chaim! A Kiddush Cup Invitational, 1997

 Making Change, 1999;  Scents of Purpose, 2005; Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

 Pacific Show, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA, 1999

 Art Auction, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, 1990, 1998

 Wohnsinn Exhibition, Frankfurt, Berlin, Hannover, Dortmund (Germany) and Paris (France), 1992-1997

 Joan Roebuck Gallery, Lafayette, CA, 1994-1997

 Archetype Gallery, New York, NY, 1988‑1996

 Celebrating Glass, Gallery Concord, Concord, CA, 1995

 Bay Area Glass Invitational, Lyons Matrix Gallery, Austin, TX, 1995

 Reidelbach Gallery, Troy, MI, 1995

 Glass, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA, 1994

 Farrel Collection, Washington, DC, 1993-1994

 Living in Balance, San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA, 1993

 Gallery of Functional Art, Los Angeles, CA, 1988‑1991

 Gallery Route One, Point Reyes, CA, 1991

 Anne Reed Gallery, Sun Valley, ID, 1990-1991

 Bay Currents, San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, San Francisco, CA, 1987, 1988, 1990

 New York Experimental Glass, The Society for Arts and Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA, 1989

 Runnymede Sculpture Farm, Woodside, CA, 1989

 Animals and Architecture, Gensler and Associates Architects, San Francisco, CA, 1989

 A Glass for Wine, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY, 1988

 Six Artists, ATA Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1987

 Glass Invitational, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI, 1987

 Concurrent with Transparent Motives: American Glass, San Jose Museum of Art,  San Jose, CA, 1986

 Personal Visions, South of Market Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA, 1984

 Fused Glass Invitational, Gallery Mack NW Inc., Seattle, WA, 1984

 The National Warm Glass Show, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, NM, 1983

 Glass Art Show, Gallery Sanchez, San Francisco, CA, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983

 San Francisco Arts Festival, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, 1982

 Pilchuck Glass Exhibit, Traver Sutton Gallery, Seattle, WA; Visual Arts Center of Alaska, 1981




-Member, Texas Sculpture Group, 2011-2019

-Member, International Sculpture Center, 1988‑1997, 2001-2019

-Teacher (with Mary White and Reddy Lieb) at The Studio at Corning, Corning, NY, 2009

-Board Member, Shipyard Trust for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, 1999-2007

-Japan-America Friendship Organization, Christo’s Umbrella Project, October 1991

-Art Teacher, San Francisco Children's Art Center, 1988

-Workshop Teacher & Teaching Assistant, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, 1987

-Member, San Jose State University Artists Guild, 1985‑1987

-Painting Teacher, Pleasure Endeavors, Laguna Honda Hospital, San Francisco, CA, 1986

-Glass Fusing Teacher, San Francisco, CA, 1983‑1984

-Member, The San Francisco Art Glass Guild, 1984

-Contemporary Glass Teacher, ASUC Studio, University of California at Berkeley, 1983

-Teaching Assistant, The Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA, 1981, 1982



The Heights Magazine (Houston, TX) Summer 2019 

Austin Art in Public Places - 30 Years of Public Art Book 2018 

The Kerrville Daily Times, April 7, 2016

The Daily Sentinel, (Nacogdoches, TX) October 8, 2014

Austin American Statesman, October 15, 2013

Sculpture Gardens in the Upper East Side of Texas, Lyn Dunsavage Young, 2012

Sculpture and Design with Recycled Glass, book by Cindy Ann Coldiron, 2011

Texas Highways, December 2009

Art Lies, Spring 2009

92260 Magazine, (Palm Desert, CA) Summer 2006

San Antonio Express-News, April 12, 2006

Sculpture Magazine, July/August 1990, November 2005 and November 2006

California Homes Magazine, March/April 2003

Tribeza Magazine, (Austin, TX) September 2002

Art in America Magazine, August 1999

American Craft Magazine, April/May 1998

San Francisco Examiner Magazine, May 17, 1992, September 20, 1993, December 17, 1995 and May 18, 1997

San Jose Mercury News, October 15, 1997

The Guild 7, 1992,  The Guild 9, 1994 and The Guild 12, 1997

Diablo Arts Magazine, December 1995

Metropolis, June 1990, April 1992 and April 1995

Dusseldorf Fine Addressen (Germany) 1994

Interiors Magazine, January 1994

San Francisco Chronicle, March 1988, September 1991and October 1994

Artweek, September 1993 and June 1994

Who’s Who in Contemporary Glass Art, (Germany) 1993

Craft Arts International, (Australia) 1992

The Los Angeles Times Magazine, June 1991

The Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine, August 1991

Glass Art Magazine, November 1990

S.F. Magazine, June 1990

Glasswork Magazine, (Japan) May 1990

Metropolitan Home, February 1990

Art Today Magazine, Fall 1989

Vogue Magazine, January 1989

Corning Glass Review:  Neues Glas Magazine, Spring 1987

Glass Fusing Book I, 1983



Daybreak, Television Interview with Malou Nubla, (KRON), San Francisco, CA, 2000

Bavaria Television and Hessen Television, 1995

The Real World, Television Program (MTV) 1993



Master of Fine Arts Degree, San Jose State University, CA, 1987

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, with Honors, The University of Texas at Austin, 1978

Welding Classes, John O'Connel Welding School, San Francisco, CA, 1986

Apprenticeship,  Bullseye Glass Company, Fusing Ranch, Portland, OR, Summer 1983



Judge, On and Off the Wall, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA 1997

Visiting Artist, New York Experimental Glass Workshop, New York, NY, 1988

Best In Glass, Marin County Exposition, San Rafael, CA, 1987

John Battenberg Award for metal sculpture, SJSU Sculptor's Guild, San Jose, CA, 1987

Madge M. Congdon Memorial Scholarship, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, 1986

First Place Award, Glass Art Competition, San Francisco, CA, 1981




Mr. and Mrs. Robin Williams, San Francisco, CA

Ms. Mary Jane Garth, Beaumont, TX

Ms. Naomi Judd, Nashville, TN

Rick and Sandra Porter, Santa Fe, NM

Ms. Kay Sheffield, Houston, TX

Allan and Judy Schwartz, San Francisco, CA

Ms. Bonnie Baskin and Mr. Bob Elde, Johnson City, TX 

Mr. & Mrs. Mark Berg, Dallas, TX

Babs Baugh, San Antonio, TX

Ms. Jacqueline Michard, Madison, WI

Hood & Strong LLP, San Francisco, CA

Mr. & Mrs. George Cogan, Atherton, CA

Alyce and Jeff Nanney, Marble Falls, TX 

Mr. & Mrs. Paul Bradshaw, Havana, FL

Lakewood Interiors, Dripping Springs, TX

Darlene and Tom Oostermeyer, Marble Falls, TX

Mr. Bill Rush, San Francisco, CA

Exelon Energy Corporation, Morton, PA

Mr. & Mrs. Twigg-Smith, Honolulu, Hawaii

Ms. Ellie Fraenkel, San Francisco, CA

Ms. Natalie Frank, Chicago, IL

Ms. Lorna Lee, Big Sur, CA

Mr. Isaac Tigrett, Los Angeles, CA

Terry McMillan, San Francisco, CA

Palio Design, Santiago, Chile

Charles & Andrea Bronfman, Montreal, Canada

Mr. Gerd Hausner, Frankfurt, Germany

Suzy Locke & Associates, San Francisco, CA

Mr. Jamie Zonana, Mexico City, Mexico 

Carol and Frank Chambers, Tuscon, NM

Ms. Rose Roven, Tiburon, CA

Marlene & Martin Stein, Glen Ellen, CA

Ms. Marsha Kamen, Chicago, IL

Dr. A. Lee Osterman, Villanova, PA

Mr. Jerry Shelby, Spicewood, TX

Mr. & Mrs. Robert Horlick, San Francisco, CA

Dr. Barbara Cordell, Palo Alto, CA

Mr. Sadanori Shoji, Los Angeles, CA

Mr. & Mrs. Robert Ford, Bryn Mawr, PA

Ms. Mala Stollerman, New York, NY

Dr. & Mrs. Reese Palesky, Los Angeles, CA

Bauer Interior Designs, San Francisco, CA

Mr. & Mrs. Mototaka Usuba, Tokyo, Japan

Mr. Neil Jacobsen, Boston, MA

Mr. Jim Herrington, Detroit, MI

Ms. Elynn Bernstein, Charlotte, NC

Mr. Dick Helsor, Portland, OR

Mr. Bob Fetty, San Francisco, CA

Ms. Jane Willison, Atherton, CA

Mr. Steve Rabkin, Tuscon, AZ

Ms. Tomoko Higuchi, Naze-City, Japan

Dr. Joanne Bujnoski, Pensacola, FL

Mr. Ed Pluzynski, Jupiter, FL

Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Nanney, Marble Falls, TX

Marina Pfaff, Bamberg, Germany