Thomas Hölzer
P.O. Box 38 . Santa Fe . New Mexico 87504-0038 . (303) 717-1665
 
Residencies  
Cologne, Germany
Boulder, Colorado
Maui, Hawai'i
Taos + Santa Fe, New Mexico
 
Education  
1976-78 College of Fine Arts & Design, Cologne, Germany
1979-81 Glaskunst Karl Dedy, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany Glasfachschule Hadamar, Germany
1984 Pilchuck School, Stanwood, Washington
1984-86 College of Fine Arts & Design, Cologne, Germany
1993 Johannes Schreiter Design Workshop, Napa, California
 
 
 
 
Grants and Awards
1984 Pilchuck School, Scholarship Award
1985 Glass at the Garden, Denver, First Award in Art Glass
1986 Artist's Liaison Exhibit, San Diego, Jury Award Glass at the Garden, Denver, Award in Art Glass
1987 Achievement Award, Kraus Sikes, Inc. and AIA
1988 VisualShift/Visual Eyes, Boulder, PaineWebber Purchase Award Boulder Center for the Visual Arts, Jury Award
1993 Loveland Museum Invitational, Loveland, Colorado
Johannes Schreiter Design Workshop, Napa, California Scholarship Award Goethe Institut and C&R Loo Inc
2011 Silvia Levenson Kilncasting Workshop, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Scholarship Award Bullseye Glass Co, Portland, Oregon
2016 Acclaimed Artist, New Mexico Arts, Department of Cultural Affairs, Santa Fe, NM
 
 
 
 
Public Collections and Selected Commissions
  Boulder Community Hospital, Boulder, Colorado
Soren and Diane Bredsdorff, Denver, Colorado
Nancy and Gary Carlston, Whatley Ranch, Breckenridge, Colorado
Patti and Dimitrios Colevas, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Canton Basel, Basel-Stadt Urban Development Council, Switzerland
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado
Grim Danese, Oslo, Norway
Del Webb's Sun City, Desert Vista Recreation Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
De Nada Restaurant, Inc., Dallas, Texas
New Dimond High School, Municipality of Anchorage Art in Public Places, Alaska
Gary, Naegele & Theado, Lorain, Ohio
Dick Hafner and Patricia Silverman, Dallas, Texas
Debbie and Jimmy Heuga, Beaver Creak, Colorado
Kaiser Permanente Foundation, Longmont, Colorado
W. Laubscher, Bern, Switzerland
Lutheran Church of Hope, Broomfield, Colorado
Warren Miller, Boulder, Colorado
State of NRW Public Art Collection, City of Cologne, Germany
City of Oslo Public Art Program, County of Alkehus, Norway
Ogden/Weber Area Vocational Center, Utah Arts Council, Utah
PaineWebber Inc., Boulder, Colorado
Rancho Linda Vista, Oracle, Arizona
Salt Lake City International Airport, Corporation Dept. of Airports + Salt Lake Public Art, Utah
St. Patrick's Parish, Colorado Springs, Colorado
City of Singapore, Singapore Economic Development Board
State Services Building, Denver, Colorado
Sun Healthcare Group Inc., Albuquerque, New Mexico
Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association, New York, New York
Temple Bonai Shalom, Boulder, Colorado
United Church of Christ, Broomfield, Colorado
Charles T. Wallace, Boulder, Colorado
Wheatley Design Group, Los Angeles, California
 
 
 
 
Solo Exhibits
1981 Inter Art Gallery, Cologne, Germany
1982 Gallery K, Moers, Germany
1983 Gross Art Center, Neuhof, Germany
1985 Aaron Gallery, Denver, Colorado
1987 Boulder Arts Cooperative, Boulder, Colorado
1988 Gotthelf's Gallery, Vail, Colorado Boulder Brewing Co. Gallery, Boulder, Colorado
1990 Colors Gallery, Denver, Colorado
1991 Karen Garland Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado
1992 VectraBank Gallery, Boulder, Colorado
1993 Panache Gallery, Denver, Colorado
2000 Nomad Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
2001 Bianga Studios, Taos, New Mexico
Pure Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
2004 HandArtes Gallery, Truchas, New Mexico
Taos Center for the Arts, Taos, New Mexico
2012-18 Casa Maderas Art Space, Santa Fe, New Mexico
 
 
 
 
Group Exhibits
1983 Boulder Center for the Visual Arts, Boulder, Colorado
1985 Glass at the Garden, Denver, Colorado
1986 A.R.T./Beasley Gallery, San Diego, California
1987 AIA Conference, Orlando, Florida
Joan Robey Gallery, Denver, Colorado
Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado
1988 The Rachael Collection, Aspen, Colorado
VisualShift/Visual Eyes, Boulder, Colorado
Fort Collins Museum, Fort Collins, Colorado
City of Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
Modern Museum of Art, Santa Ana, California
Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, Colorado
1989 Elaine Potter Gallery, San Francisco, California
1990 VisualShift/Exposure '90, Boulder, Colorado
Colorado Artist Craftsmen, Denver, Colorado
World Trade Center, Denver, Colorado
C. Miner Gallery, Tesuque, New Mexico
Republic Plaza, Denver, Colorado
Flatiron Center for the Arts, Boulder, Colorado
Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, Colorado
1993 Loveland Museum, Loveland, Colorado
1994 Gold Hills Gallery, Madrid, New Mexico
1995 Boulder Public Library, Boulder, Colorado
1996 The Design Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado
1997 Coast Gallery, Pebble Beach & Big Sur, California
1998 Ron Judish Fine Arts, Denver, Colorado
1999 Carol Savid Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
Taos Art Assc./Stables Art Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
HandArtes Gallery, Truchas, New Mexico
2000 Jordan Road Gallery, Sedona, Arizona
Taos Open, Taos, New Mexico
2001 MacLaren Markowitz Gallery, Boulder & Westminster, Colorado
Gallery 1114, Midland, Texas
2002 Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center, Maui, Hawaii
2004 Miami International Fine Art Expo, Miami, Florida
2008 Cologne Kunstaustellung, Cologne, Germany
2010 Art place Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2013 H&Z Berlinische Gallerie, Berlin, Germany
2015 Gallery 901 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2016 City of Santa Fe Community Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2017 Historic Santa Fe Foundation El Zaguàn Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico