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Maureen & Michael Banner Sterling Silver Candlesticks

A pair of Banner sterling silver candlesticks, attractively useable, and named 'Nest.' The candlesticks are freeflowing, with a biomorphic shaped base, the shaft of each candlestick elevating in sleek lines to form three (3) prongs, with candleholders in the center surrounded by the 3 prongs.

Total weight 20 oz.
Dimensions 3 1/2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches long by 7 1/2 inches high.
No monogram. Marked as illustrated in photo.

PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT MAUREEN AND MICHAEL BANNER THEIR PHENOMENAL WORK!

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

Fuller Craft Museum
Museum of Fine Art, Boston
Renwick Gallery,
National Museum of American Art,
Smithsonian Institution,
Art Institute of Chicago,
Peabody Essex Museum,

Salem, Massachusetts,
Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso Indiana,
Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, North Carolina

GRANTS and AWARDS
2009 Massachusetts Cultural Council, Artist Grant winner
2008 Fuller Craft Museum, Teapot Commission for the Permanent Collection
2006 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Purchase Award at Crafts in the Castle
2004 American Craft Council Distinguished Achievement Award, March 2004
2003 Massachusetts Cultural Council, Artist Grant winner one of two highly commended craft persons
2001 Best In Show, American Craft Exposition, Evanston

Judges: Professor Anthony Jones, Ruth T. Summers

2000 Society of Arts and Crafts, Artists Award , Boston
2000 Smithsonian Craft Show Honorable Mention

Judges: Bruce Hoffman, Lois Moran, Paul Parkman

1999 Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship
1996 Founders Award, American Craft Exposition, Evanston

Judges: Gregory Knight, Michael Monroe

1995 Best In Show, American Craft Exposition, Evanston
Judges: Lucinda A. Barnes, Stanley Madeja
1995 Smithsonian Craft Show Award for Excellence
1995 NICHE Awards, Metal-One of a Kind
1994 Washington Craft Exposition Gallery Award of Excellence

Judges: Sarah Grusin,

Maureen Littleton, Paul Parkman
Philadelphia Craft Show
1993 Rolex Prize for Excellence in Metals
1991 Cohn Family Trust Award for Excellence in Design
1986 Christofle Award for Metals Winter Park, Florida - Metals,
1984 Christofle Award for Metals Winter Park, Florida - Crafts

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

Fuller Craft Museum, 2008
Temple Isaiah, Lexington Massachusetts
Congregation Beth Israel, Houston
Session and Congregation of the Wilton Presbyterian Church Commission for The Renwick Alliance 1996 and many private collections.

WORKSHOPS PRESENTED BY MICHAEL

2007-9 DeCordova Museum School, Lincoln, MA, Faculty
2000 Horizons
1998 Interlaken School of Art. Silversmithing
Michael J. Banner Kalamazoo Michigan 1939
Cleveland Institute of Art

Kenneth Bates Frederick Miller John Paul Miller
Western Michigan University BS
Kalamazoo College
Maureen Arnow Banner Chicago Illinois 1946
Berkshire Community College
Mark Milloff
Evanston Art Center,
Paul Wieghardt, Nelli Bar, Leo Segedin
Northern Illinois University
Art Institute of Chicago-Junior School

 

$6,200



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