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Columbus, NC 28722

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Born in 1949 in Dorchester, MA, Doug Dacey currently lives in the Green Creek area near Tryon, NC. He attended the University of Central Florida (BFA, 1978) and the University of South Carolina
(MFA, 1980).

His work can be seen at The Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, NC and at Simply Irresistible Gallery in Tryon, NC.


His work is in the permanent collections of:

• Bank of America, Tryon, NC •
• City of Spartanburg, SC •
• Corsaw Collection of Functional American Ceramics,
NY State College of Ceramics at Alfred University •
• Cutter-Eagle Ceramics, Raleigh, NC •
• NC Museum of History, Raleigh, NC •
• NC National Bank & Trust Co., Raleigh, NC •
• SC Crafts Association, Columbia, SC •
• Wachovia Bank & Trust Co., Raleigh, NC •
• Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL •


His exhibitions:

Invitational Ceramics Exhibition, University of Central Florida,
Orlando, FL 1978
University of South Carolina Faculty Exhibition, Columbia, SC 1979-80
University of South Carolina Art Exposition, Columbia, SC 1979
Tradition and Change, Houston Designer Craftsman, Houston, TX 1980
South Carolina Guild Exhibition, Greenville Museum of Art,
Greenville, SC 1980
Coast to Coast, MFA Candidate Exhibition, Stanislauf, CA 1980
Solo Exhibition, The Weekend Gallery, Columbia Museum of Art,
Columbia, SC 1980
Geographic Continuum, Solo Exhibition, Asheville Art Museum, NC 1981
8 New Artists, The Gallery, Spartanburg, SC 1981
Trends in Porcelain, Art Studios, Elk Grove Village, IL 1982
The Great American Bowl, Art Association of Newport, RI 1982
New Members Exhibit, Southern Highlands Craft Guild.Asheville, NC 1982
Juried Exhibition of NC Crafts, Museum of History, Raleigh, NC 1983
Solo Exhibition, University of South Carolina, Spartanburg, SC 1983
Joint Exhibition, Milliken Gallery, Converse College, SC 1984
Solo in Porcelain, Duke Street Gallery, Pendleton, SC 1985
Carolina Designer Craftsman Traveling Exhibition, NC 1986
The Upstairs Gallery Artists Exhibition, Tryon, NC 1983-86
Second Juried Exhibition of NC Crafts, NC Museum of History,
Raleigh, NC 1986
Functional Ceramics 1986, College of Wooster, OH 1986
Solo Exhibition, Walker Gallery, The Asheville School, Asheville, NC 1987
Ceramics Invitational, LeMoyne Gallery, Tallahassee, FL 1987
Solo Exhibition, Sandor Teszler Gallery, Wofford College, SC 1988
South Carolina Crafts Association 1989 Traveling Exhibition
Opulence, Southern Highlands Craft Guild, Asheville, NC 1989
South Carolina Crafts Association Traveling Exhibition, 1991 & 1992
North Carolina Clay, Foundations Gallery, University of NC,
Chapel Hill, NC 1992
SCCA Crafts Exhibition, Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC 1993
Ceramics Invitational, Thompson Art Gallery, Furman University,
Greenville, SC 1993
Closure, Southern Highlands Craft Guild, Asheville, NC 2000
Artist Guild Juried Exhibition, Spartanburg, SC 2001-2002
Solo Exhibition, Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC 2002
Solo Exhibition, Green Tara Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC 2003
Landscapes, Southern Highlands Craft Gallery, Asheville, NC 2004
Solo Exhibition, NC Crafts Gallery, Carrboro, NC 2004



Doug Dacey's Professional Organizations