Charles Ross

Art work

Education; Commissions
Grants and Awards
Books, Articles, Reviews and Catalogues
Museum, Private and Corporate Collections



1962 M.A., Sculpture - University of California, Berkeley, CA

1960 B.A., Mathematics - University of California, Berkeley, CA


2005 4 over 5 +72, Highlands University, Las Vegas, New Mexico

2004 Conversations with the Sun, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan

2004 Spectrum 8, Smithsonian Institution, NMAI (National Museum of the American Indian), Washington DC

2004 Solar Spectrum, Albuquerque Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM

2001 Eighteen over Five, Eugene and Marion Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City, MO

2001 Eighteen over Five, Eugene and Marion Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City, MO

1999 Spectrum 12, Saitama University, Saitama, Japan

1998 Solar Spectrum, US Federal Courthouse, Tampa, Florida

1996 Dwan Light Sanctuary, United World College, Montezuma, NM; commissioned by Virgina Dwan

1996 Pythagorus’ Rainbow, Cook Institute, Grand Rapids, MI

1993 Year of Solar Burns, Chateau d'Oiron, Oiron, France; commissioned by the Ministry of Culture

1992 Solar Spectrum, Harvard Business School Chapel, Cambridge, MA

1990 Latitude 41°, Central Naugatuck Higher Education Center, Waterbury, CT; Connecticut. Commission on the Arts.

1987 Tumbling 12, Alaska International Airport, Anchorage, AK; commission: Alaska Percent for Art.

1987 Light Lines, San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA

1986 Light, Rock and Water, Wells Fargo Plaza, San Diego, CA

1985 Light Gates, Linclay Corporation, Kansas City, MO

1985 Lines of Light, Rays of Color, Plaza of the Americas, Dallas, TX

1983 West Light, Towson State University, Towson, MD; commission: Maryland State Arts Council with N.E.A. support.

1983 Rock Bow, Cumberland Station, O'Hare Rapids, MI

1982 Toward Seven, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI

1980 Spectrum Building, Denver CO

1979 Dietrich Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

1979 Prestonwood Town Center, Dallas TX

1977 Two Prisms form the Origin of Color, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

1976 GSA Art and Architecture Program, Federal Courthouse, Lincoln, NE Prism and Spectrum Installation.

1972 Solar Spectrum for Porat Yeshivat Joseph, Old City, Jerusalem, Israel. (Moshe Safdie, Architect). Not Built.


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