Dixie Biggs
Wood Artist

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

City of Orlando Public art Collection, Orlando, FL

Figge Museum, Davenport, Iowa

Highland Park Hospital, Highland Park, IL

Santa Fe Community College, Gainesville, FL

Sonny Kamm Foundation

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018 

Women in Wood, Northwind Arts Center (Port Townsend, WA), American Art Company (Tacoma, WA)

Turnabout: Women at the Lathe, Appalachian Center for Craft (TN), AAW Gallery of Wood Art (MN), Arrowmont (TN)

2017 

Gender Bend: Women in Wood, Men at the Loom, Fuller craft Museum, Brockton, MA

Making it in Crafts 3, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN

Waves of Grain, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

2016 

Patterns, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

Turning 30, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

In Remembrance, Mary Martin Gallery, Charleston, SC

2015 

Her Turn, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

Creativity in Construction: A Collaboration of Materials, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

2014 

Ceremony, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

Bartram’s Boxes Remix, The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA

The Portrait and the Sake Cup, Icehouse Studios, McIntosh, FL

2013 

Branching Out: Grovewood Turns to Wood Sculpture, Ashville, NC

Harmony, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

2012 

hot tea – 13th Biennial Teapot Exhibition, Craft Alliance Delmar Loop, St. Louis, MO

Beyond Containment, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

2011 

A Wood Collectors home, Grovewood Gallery, Asheville, NC

2010 

Women in Wood Exhibition, Grovewood Gallery,  Asheville, NC

The Teapot, AAW Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul, MN

2009 

Women in Wood Exhibition, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts,  Gatlinburg, TN

Flora & Fauna: Small Works in Wood, del Mano Gallery,  Los Angeles, CA

Form and Content: Beyond the Empty Vessel, Craft Alliance,  St. Louis, MO

Restful Spaces, American Association of Woodturners Gallery,  St. Paul, MN

2008 

Made to Deceive: The Art of Trompe L’Oeil, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY

Rounding the Four Corners, American Association of Woodturners, St. Paul, MN

2005-08 

Turned Wood/Small Treasures, del Mano Gallery,  Los Angeles, CA

2007 

Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington, DC

Turned & Sculptured Wood, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

SOFA-Chicago, del Mano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2006 

SOFA-NY,  del Mano Gallery,  New York, NY

As the Wood Turns: Dixie Biggs & John Mascoll, Pensacola Museum of Art,  Pensacola, FL

Woodturned Sculptures Too,  Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN

Ingrained Passion, Function + Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

2005 

A Nation of Enchanted Form: Woodturning Artists Across North America

American Association of Woodturners Gallery, St. Paul, MN

Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Mesler Gallery, Rockport ME

Nature Cherished, John Michael Kohler Artspace Gallery, Sheboygan, WI

reTURN to the Land of OZ, American Association of Woodturners Gallery, St. Paul, MN

Turned & Sculptured Wood, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Collectors of Wood Art Forum, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

SOFA-Chicago, del Mano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004 

Sea to Odyssey, American Association of Woodturners Gallery, St. Paul, MN

Amazing Fibers: A Collaborative Effort, Gainesville Artisans’ Guild, Gainesville, FL

2003 

Florida Craftsmen 50th Anniversary Exhibit, Traveling

Taking Turns, Thomas Center Gallery, Gainesville, FL

Put A Lid On It, American Association of Woodturners, Brand Library Art Galleries, Glendale, CA

Into the Wood, Featured Artist, Ariodante Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2002 

Wood Works, Media Image Gallery, Gainesville, FL

1999-2003 

Women’s Work, High Springs Gallery, High Springs, FL

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2018 

Creative Wood New Zealand,  Profile article by Terry Scott, March

2017 

Making Good: An Inspirational Guide to Being an Artist, by Jacklyn Scott, Kristen Müller, Tommy Simpson,  Schiffer Publishing Ltd.

2016 

American Woodturner, Feature article by Michael McMillan,  December

2014 

Bartram’s Boxes Remix, The Center For Art in Wood,  Schiffer Publishing Ltd.

2011 

Woodturning Today A Dramatic Evolution

Celebrating The American Association Of Woodturners 25th Anniversary 1986-2011

2010

Wood Art Today 2, by Jeffrey B. Snyder,  Schiffer Publishing Ltd.

Woodturning Magazine, UK,  Featured Artist, April

2004

Crafts Report Magazine, Insight Section, August

2003 

Woodturning Magazine, UK, Feature article by Iona Elliot, June

2002 

Sunshine Artist, Cover photo and featured artist, March