Warren Seelig lives and works in Rockland, Maine. He holds the rank of distinguished visiting professor in
the Fibers/Mixed Media program at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia where he teaches, curates and writes on
various subjects related to textile, fiber and material studies. He received a B.S. from the Philadelphia College of
Textiles & Science and an M.F.A. from Cranbrook Academy of Art. Seelig has twice received individual fellowships
from the National Endowment for the Arts and three fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. His work has been
included in over 30 major museum exhibitions in the United States, Europe, Japan and Korea with many solo and group exhibitions
in museums, universities, and private galleries. He has lectured extensively including programs at the Korean National
University of the Arts, Banff Centre in Alberta, the Royal College of Art, London and the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam
and has written extensively for various magazines and journals including
American Craft, Fiber Arts, Surface Design Journal, Textilforum, and Nouvel Objet.
His work is in the collections of museums, colleges and in private and corporate collections world wide. Warren is a regular
visiting critic at Rhode Island School of Design and is a mentor in the graduate program at Maine College of Art.
Warren is a recently elected Fellow of the American Crafts Council and a member of its board. A retrospective of his work opens
this December titled “Textile Per Se” in the galleries of Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore.
328 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841