Tony Dattilo

Artist Statement

Tony Dattilo is a teacher, painter and sculptor living in the small town of Indianola Washington, with his wife Bridget, son Lucca and a lot of critters. While, performance, video and music have been a good part of my production, the bulk of the work presented at CORE is carving and small-scale painting in gouache and encaustic.


2002 -2005     MFA Visual Arts /Vermont College, Mont Pelier Vermont

1984-1989      Temple University/Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA.

                                    BFA Painting/Teacher Certification

1987                 Summer Abroad, Scottland

1989-1991       Fredrich Hanisch/Artist, Architect, Quakertown, PA,

                                    Sculpture and woodworking apprenticeship

1990-1991       Sculpture apprenticeship Richard Hoptner


Solo Exhibitions                                                                              

2016        NIAD Art Center, Richmond California, paintings and sculpture.

2015        CORE Gallery, Seattle WA, paintings and sculpture.

2014        CORE Gallery, Seattle WA, paintings and sculpture.

2013        CORE Gallery, Seattle WA, paintings and sculpture.

2004        Benkyo TV, Writer/Director/Editor/ Producer/Curator for a cable access program dedicated to video

                                     and film shorts for local cable access chanel, BKAT. North Kitsap, WA



Wednesday – Saturday

12:00 – 6:00 P.M.


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