Dan Ross & Lee Ross     PO Box 131 Hovland, Minnesota 55606  218 475 2361                                                                                     rosssculptureprints@gmail.com

Birth place and year: Dan Ross Madison, Wisconsin 1954

                                 Lee Ross St Paul, Minnesota 1953

Experience & Education                                                                       

  • Professional artists collaborating as a team for over 40 years
  • University of Wisconsin River Falls 1972-74
  • St Cloud State University, Minnesota 1980-82
  • Artists in Residence Grand Marais Art Colony Minnesota
  • Marble carving with Kyle Smith, Pietrasanta, Italy
  • NWSSA Stone Carving Symposium, Silver Falls, Oregon
  • International Stone Carving Symposium Mt Vernon, Washington
  • Stone Finishing with Enzo Torcolletto West Palm Beach, Florida                                                            

Awards

  • Sculpture Garden Award, Milwaukee Art Museum 2015
  • Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, Minnesota 1990, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2003
  • Lakefront Festival of the Arts Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin 1997, 2004
  • American Craft Festival, St Paul, Minnesota 2007
  • Art Fair on the Square, Madison Wisconsin 1997, 2004-2014
  • Port Clinton Art Festival, Chicago, Illinois 1999
  • Main Street Fort Worth, Texas 2005
  • Edina Art Fair Minnesota 2006, 2007
  • Governors Award Minnesota 1985

Juried Exhibitions

  • American Craft Council Show St Paul, Minnesota
  • Cherry Creek Art Festival, Denver, Colorado
  • Art in the Pearl, Portland , Oregon
  • Lakefront Art Festival, Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
  • Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Art Fair on the Square, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Old Town Art Fair, Chicago, Illinois
  • Ann Arbor Street Fair, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, Reston, Virginia
  • Bellevue Art Museum Art Show, Washington
  • Plaza Art Fair, Kansas City, Missouri 
  • St Louis Art Fair Clayton, Missouri
  • ACAC Show Lincoln Center, New York City, NY 

Invitational  shows

  • Laumeier Sculpture Park Gallery St Louis, Missouri
  • Johnson Heritage Art Museum, Grand Marais, Minnesota
  • Three Rooms Up Gallery, Edina, Minnesota
  • Grand Marais Art Colony, Minnesota
  • International Design Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Edina Art Center, Edina, Minnesota
  • Minnetonka Art Center, Minnesota
  • Frank Stone Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Commissions

  • Children's Hospital Minneapolis, Minnesota "Who will listen?" 5 large scale granite animals 2011
  • Sawtooth Mountain Clinic "Full Circle" Grand Marais, Minnesota 2003
  • Japanese Garden basalt sculpture White Bear Lake, Minnesota
  • University of Wisconsin - School of Pharmacy, Larry Boh Memorial, Madison, Wisconsin 2002
  • Blitz Memorial, Hovland, Minnesota 2005
  • Accredited Investors Edina, Minnesota 2006
  • "Reverberation" (granite) 2007 and "Echo" (ceramic) 2008 private garden Grand Marais, Minnesota 
  • Penthouse basalt sculpture, Minneapolis, Minnesota 2007
  • Detweiler six foot ceramic sculpture Minneapolis, Minnesota 2001
  • Henderlie Memorial Hovland, Minnesota 2007

Collections

  • Minnesota Historical Society permanent collection St Paul, Minnesota
  • Epic Systems, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota
  • Many private collections