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GREGORY K. WILLIAMS

Zeke Towne Woodworks
1865 Celina Road
Burkesville, Kentucky  42717
(270) 433-7400  gregory@zekewood.com

June 2011 - Honorable Mention, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
April 2011 - Award for Excellence, Mainsail Arts Festival, St. Petersburg, FL
July 2010 - Award for Excellence, Summer Art Fair, Ann Arbor, MI
June 2008 - 2nd Place Wood, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
April 2006 - Award of Distinction, Mainsail Arts Festival, St. Petersburg FL
December 2005 - Award of Excellence, Winterfair, Columbus, OH
April 2004 - Award of Distinction, Mainsail Arts Festival, St. Petersburg FL
December 2004 - Award of Excellence, Winterfair, Columbus, OH
April 2002 - Award of Distinction, Mailsail Arts Festival, St. Petersburg, FL
December 2000 - Award of Excellence, Winterfair, Columbus OH
April 2000 - Award of Distinction, Mainsail Arts Festival, St. Petersburg FL
April 1999 - Merit Award Mainsail Arts Festival St. Petersburg FL
April 1997 - Merit Award Mainsail Arts Festival St. Petersburg FL
May 1996 - Merit Award, Laumeier Contemporary Art & Craft Fair, St. Louis MO
April 1996 - Merit Award, Magic City Art Connection, Birmingham AL
September 1994 - 2 Person Show, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville Ky
March 1993 - Merit Award, Gasparilla Art Fest, Tampa FL
May 1992  - Best in Show, Old Brownsboro Road Art Fair, Louisville Ky
Dec 1991 - Award of Excellence, Winterfair, Ohio Designer Craftsmen
July 1991 - Third Place (overall), Boston Mills Art Fest, Clevland OH
April 1991 - First Place, Cherokee Triangle Art Fair, Louisville KY
March 1991 - Merit Award, Gasparilla Art Festival, Tampa FL
Nov 1990 - Artist's Choice Award, Cincinnati Crafts Fair, ODC
Oct 1990 - Zeke Towne Woodworks opens up in new shop at new location
Feb 1990 - Zeketown Workshop is struck by lightning and burns to ground
July 1989 - First Place (wood), Boston Mills Art Fest, Cleveland OH
June 1989 - First Place (wood), Crosby Gardens Art Fest, Toledo OH
March 1989 -  Merit Award, Gasparilla Art Fest, Tampa FL
Nov 1989 - Artist's Choice, Cincinnati Crafts Fair, ODC
1988 - First Place (wood), Crosby Gardens Festival of Art, Toledo OH
1988 - Third Place (overall), Columbus Art Festival, Columbus OH
1987 - Studied furniture design, Parson's School of Design, New York City
1985 - First Place, Capital Art Festival, Frankfort KY
1985 - Best of Show, Cherokee Olde Time Fair, Louisville KY
1984 - Second Place, Capital Art Festival, Frankfort KY
1983 - Third Place, Fiesta of the Arts, Boca Raton FL
1982 - First Place, Zane Square Art Fair, Lancaster OH
1981 - Third Place, Dogwood Art Festival, Knoxville TN
1978 - Started Zeketown Workshop
1974 - Moved to Cumberland County KY
1970 - Admission with Distinction, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH

EXHIBITIONS

June 2001 - Kentucky Woodworkers, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville, KY
Oct 1999 - 2 Man Show, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville, KY
Sept 1994 - 2 Person show, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville, KY
May 1994 - KENTUCKY FURNITURE, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville, KY
1991 - BOXES AND CHESTS, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville, KY
Oct 1989 - ELEMENTS OF STYLE, Four man show, Idlewild House, Winston-Salem NC
1986 - WORKS IN WOOD, Tenth Annual National Invitational Exhibition,
Liberty Gallery, Louisville KY
1986 - CHAIR - KENTUCKY DEFINED, Exhibition of fourteen chairs by Kentucky Artists, Kentucky Art & Craft Foundation Gallery, Louisville KY


ORGANIZATIONS

American Crafts Council
Kentucky Woodworker's Association
Michigan Artists and Artisans
Ohio Designer Craftsmen
Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen