Bud Latven


Born • Charles Howard Latven, April 25, 1949, Philadelphia, PA
1967–1970 US Army
1970–1974 University studies
1972–1981 Studio furniture, Albuquerque, NM
1982–2017 Studio artwork, Tajique, NM

Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM
American Association of Woodturners, St Paul, MN
Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
Contemporary Museum of Honolulu, Honolulu, HI
Fine Art Museum of the South, Mobile, AL
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Hunter Museum, Chattanooga, TN
Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, NC
Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Wood Turning Center, Philadelphia, PA
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

• Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts, Contemporary Wood: State of the Art, Ojai, CA 2017
• The Center for Art in Wood, Wood, Revisited, Philadelphia, PA 2016
• Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Against the Grain, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2014
• Museum of Arts and Design, Against the Grain: Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft and Design, NY 2013
• Burroughs/Chapin Art Museum, From Tree to Treasure, Myrtle Beach, SC, 2012
• Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Conversations with Wood: Waterbury Collection, Minneapolis, MN, 2011
• Smithsonian American Art Museum, A Revolution in Wood: The Bresler Collection, Wash, DC, 2010
• Wood Turning Center, Contemporary Wood Art: Collector’s Selections, Philadelphia, PA, 2010
• Victoria and Albert Museum, Collect, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London, UK, 2008-2006
• Prichard Art Gallery, Over The Edge: Woodturning Into Sculpture, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, 2008
• Museum of Arts and Design, Cheers! A MAD Collection of Goblets, New York, NY, 2008
• Museum of Fine Arts, Shy Boy, She Devil and Isis: the Wornick Collection, Boston, MA, 2007
• Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Point of View VI, Charlotte, NC, 2007
• Prichard Art Gallery, Woodturning on the Edge, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, 2006
• Phoenix Art Museum, Art Scottsdale Contemporary Forum, Scottsdale, AZ, 2006
• Wood Turning Center, Artists' Reflections, Philadelphia, PA, 2005
• New Mexico Museum of Art, Collect New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM, 2005
• BYU Art Museum, Beneath the Bark: Twenty-Five Years of Woodturning, Salt Lake City, UT, 2004
• New Mexico Museum of Art, SoQ: Contemporary Art in Southern New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM, 2004
• Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, A Tribute to Osolnik, Louisville, KY, 2003
• Yale University Art Gallery, Woodturning in North America Since 1930, New Haven, CT. 2002
• Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Wood Turning in North America Since 1930, MN, 2001
• Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Turning Wood Into Art: The Mason Collection, Charlotte, NC, 2000
• Arkansas Arts Center, Living With Form: Horn Collection of Contemporary Crafts, Little Rock, AR, 2000
• World Forestry Center, The Art of Turned Wood: the Lipton Collection, Portland, OR, 1999
• American Craft Museum, Expressions in Wood: the Wornick Collection, New York, NY, 1998
• North Atlantic Council, The Art in Embassies Program, Brussels, Belgium, 1998
• Oakland Museum of California, Expressions in Wood: the Wornick Collection, Oakland, CA, 1998
• Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution, The Renwick at 25, Washington, DC, 1997
• Decorative Arts Museum, Moving Beyond Tradition: A Turned Wood Invitational, Little Rock, AR, 1997
• Tifton Museum of Art and Heritage, From Ancient Craft to Fine Art, Tifton, GA, 1997
• Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Bats and Bowls, Louisville, KY, 1997
• ASU Art Museum, Turning Plus...Redefining the Lathe Turned Object III, Tempe, AZ, 1995
• Berman Museum, Challenge V: International Lathe Turned Objects, Collegeville, PA, 1994
• Albuquerque Museum, Solo exhibition, 1993: Year of American Craft, Albuquerque, NM, 1993
• Decorative Arts Museum, Contemporary Crafts from the Horn Collection, Little Rock, AR, 1993
• Hagley Museum, Art from the Lathe, Wilmington, DE, 1993
• New Mexico Museum of Art, New Mexico ’93, Santa Fe, NM, 1993
• Hunter Museum, Hand of a Craftsman / Eye of an Artist, Chattanooga, TN, 1993
• High Museum of Art, The Art of the Wood Turner, Atlanta, GA, 1993
• California Crafts Museum, Wood: Form and Function, San Francisco, CA, 1992
• Mobile Museum of Art, Out Of The Woods: Turned Wood by American Craftsman, Mobile, AL, 1992
• Erie Art Museum, Woodturning As An Art Form: The Irv Lipton Collection, Erie, PA, 1992
• High Museum of Art, Furniture of Our Century, Atlanta, GA, 1992
• Wustum Museum of Fine Art, Craft: The Discerning Eye, Racine, WI, 1991
• Port of History Museum, Challenge IV, Wood Turning Center, Philadelphia, PA, 1991
• Society for Arts and Crafts, Excellence in Craft, Boston, MA, 1991
• High Museum of Art, By Hand: 20th Century Crafts, Atlanta, GA, 1990
• Society for Arts and Crafts, Turned Vessels Defined, Boston, MA, 1990
• James A. Michner Museum, Revolving Techniques, Doylestown, PA, 1990
• Society for Arts and Crafts, The Vessel, Boston, MA, 1990
• The Society for Art in Craft, American Woodworker, Pittsburgh, PA, 1989
• High Museum of Art, Shop Traditions, Studio Expressions, Atlanta, GA, 1988
• Port of History Museum, International Turned Object Show, Wood Turning Center, Phila, PA, 1988
• High Museum of Art, Artistry in Wood, Atlanta, GA, 1987

• Beyond Boundaries: Wood Art for the 21st Century, SOFA Chicago 2014, CWA exhibition, Chicago 2014
• Design Days Dubai, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, Dubai, UAE, 2012
• SOFA New York, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, New York, NY, 2012, 2011
• The Los Angeles Art Show, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2009
• SOFA Chicago, del Mano Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2011-1994
• SOFA Santa Fe, del Mano Gallery, Santa Fe, 2010, 2009
• SOFA New York, del Mano Gallery, New York, NY, 2008, 2005-2003, 2000, 1999
• Collect, Saatchi Gallery, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London, UK 2011-2009
• Spirit of the Southwest, American Association of Woodturners, Albuquerque, NM, 2009
• Whole Grain: Sculptural Wood 2004, Collectors of Wood Art, SOFA Chicago, IL, 2004
• Collector’s Choice Exhibition, Collectors of Wood Art, SOFA, Chicago, IL, 1999
• Horn Collection: Recent Acquisitions, Arrowmont Galleries, Gatlinburg, TN, 1994
• Visions of Excellence, AUA Fine Arts Gallery, Albuquerque, NM, 1993
• The Philadelphia Art Show, Nan Miller Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 1986

• Blue Rain Gallery, Solo exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ, 2014
• Thomas Riley Studio, Solo exhibition, Ft Myers, FL, 2014
• Rochester Art Gallery, Evaluation of Space, Chatham, Kent, UK, 2012
• del Mano Gallery, Selected Works, Los Angeles, CA, 2012-2008
• Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, International Turned Wood, London, UK, 2011, 2010
• Cervini Haas Gallery, Spotlight On: Wood, Scottsdale, AZ, 2008
• del Mano Gallery, Turned and Sculpted Wood, Los Angeles, CA, 2007-1994
• Cervini Haas Gallery, Solo exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ, 2006
• Sara Myerscough Fine Art, Turning Wood Into Art, 2006
• Finer Things Gallery, Master of Wood, Nolensville, TN, 2005, 2004
• Patina Gallery, One Step Back, Two Steps Forward, Santa Fe, NM, 2003
• del Mano Gallery, Turned Wood – Small Treasures, Los Angeles, CA, 2003-1996
• Gallery Materia, New Visions in Wood, Scottsdale, AZ, 2003
• Gallery Materia, Masters of Wood, Scottsdale, AZ, 2002
• Patina Gallery, Studio Wood / The New Frontier, Santa Fe, NM, 2000
• Sybaris Gallery, Alchemy in Wood, Royal Oak, MI, 2000
• del Mano Gallery CWA Forum, Charlotte, NC, 2000
• Mariposa Gallery, 25 Stars, Illustrious Alumni, Albuquerque, NM, 1999
• Susan Conway Gallery, On Exhibition: A Review, Washington, DC, 1999
• Heller Gallery, Beyond Tradition: Masterworks of Contemporary Wood, NY, NY, 1998
• del Mano Gallery, Constructed, Los Angeles, CA, 1998
• Susan Conway Gallery, Solo exhibition, Washington, DC, 1998
• Sybaris Gallery, Image and Object, Royal Oak, MI, 1998
• Avante Gallery, National Invitational in Clay and Wood, Cleveland, OH, 1997
• Connell Gallery, Homage to Osolnik, Atlanta, GA, 1997
• Connell Gallery, Three Generations of Woodturners, Atlanta, GA, 1995
• Gingrass/Banaker Galleries, New Art Forms - Navy Pier, Chicago, IL, 1993
• Elsa Mott Ives Gallery, Contemporary Woodturning, New York, NY, 1993
• Mendelson Gallery, Segmented Turnings, Washington Depot, CT, 1993
• Banaker Gallery, Contemporary American Wood, San Francisco, CA, 1993
• Northwest Gallery of Fine Woodworking, Rain Forest Safe, Seattle, WA, 1992
• Worth Gallery, Solo exhibition, Taos, NM, 1992
• Carlyn Gallery, The 2nd National Turned Wood Exhibition, Dallas, TX, 1992
• Sybaris Gallery, The Wood Vessel, Royal Oak, MI, 1992
• Banaker Gallery, Contemporary Wood, Walnut Creek, CA, 1992
• Joanne Rapp Gallery, The Turned Wood Vessel, Scottsdale, AZ, 1991
• Carlyn, International Lathe-Turned Objects Exhibition, Gallery, Dallas, TX, 1991
• Sansar Gallery, Solo exhibition, Washington, DC, 1991
• Starry-Sheets Gallery, Turned Vessels 1990, Irvine, CA, 1990
• Craft Alliance Gallery, Turners Challenge III, St Louis, MO, 1990
• Gallery Fair, Benchmark: Turned Vessels 1990, Mendocino, CA, 1990
• Craft Alliance Gallery, Turners Challenge II, St Louis, MO, 1989
• Painted Wood, Mendelson Gallery, Washington Depot, CT, 1989
• Banaker Gallery, Contemporary American Hand, Walnut Creek, CA, 1989
• Kohler Artspace, Opening Exhibition, Sheboygan, MI, 1989
• Sybaris Gallery, Small Objects, Royal Oak, MI, 1989
• Contemporary American Hand, Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, 1989
• Snyderman Gallery, Solo exhibition, Philadelphia, PA, 1988
• Craft Alliance Gallery, Turners Challenge, St Louis, MO, 1988
• del Mano Gallery, Woodturning ’88, Los Angeles, CA, 1988-1986
• Nancy Margolis Gallery, 1988 Summer Exhibit, Portland, ME, 1988
• Gallery Eight, Wood Turners, La Jolla, CA, 1988
• Great American Gallery, Shining Through, Atlanta, GA, 1987
• Gallery Fair, National Invitational Wood Show, Mendocino, CA, 1987
• ProArt Gallery, Turned Wood, St Louis, MO, 1987
• Pritam and Eames, Race Lane Opening Exhibition, East Hampton, NY, 1986
• Gallery Fair, Western States Invitational Wood Show, Mendocino, CA, 1986
• The Clay Pot, Invitational IV, Brooklyn, NY, 1985
• Elaine Potter Gallery, Practically Art, San Francisco, CA, 1985
• The Contemporary Craftsman Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Santa Fe, NM, 1984
• Mariposa Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Albuquerque, NM, 1984