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(December 16 1946–April 2 2016)
Rick Bartow was a Native American sculptor, painter, and printmaker born in Newport, OR. He was a member of the Mad River Band of Wiyot Indians, a small tribe indigenous to Humboldt County, CA. Bartow earned a BA in art education from Western Oregon University, Monmouth.
He exhibited internationally at institutions including the Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT; Chiaroscuro Gallery, Santa Fe, NM; Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA; Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane, WA; Derek Simkins Gallery of Tribal Art, Vancouver, British Columbia; Yanagisawa Gallery, Saitama City, Japan; and the Instituto de Artes Gráficas de Oaxaca, Mexico.
Among the many awards and fellowships Bartow received are the Community Legend Award from Oregon Coast Council for the Arts; Betty Bowen Special Recognition Award from the Seattle Art Museum; Flintridge Foundation Award for Visual Artists; Eiteljorg Fellowship for Native American Fine Art; Brandywine Workshop Visiting Artist Fellowship; and a Fellowship in Visual Arts from the Oregon Arts Commission.
—From Brandywine Workshop and Archives records