Bio: Johnathan “Heath” Lambe, is a fine artist and graduate of Cornish College of the Arts with a cornucopia of skills from traditional sculpture and painting; to computer aided design (CAD), and computer aided manufacturing (CAM). Mr. Lambe has many titles; proprietor, designer, fabricator, educator, carpenter, board member, etc. However, his iconoclastic philosophy transcends any formal title other than that of “Artist”.
ART INSTALLATIONS 2009 - "Bed of Nails" Erotic Art Festival, Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, Seattle WA 2008 - “Lexington's Lounge" Cornish B.F.A. Exhibition, Cornish College, Seattle, WA 2006 - "This is What Democracy Building Looks Like" Blue Vertical Studio, Seattle, WA 2006 - "Dasein" Erotic Art Festival, Con Works, Seattle WA
GROUP SHOWINGS 2014 - "Alien Autopsy" T.K. Street Fair, Seattle WA 2012 - "Ideally This Art Would Hold You In It's Arms" Pioneer Square Saloon, Seattle, WA 2011 - "Gang of Four" X17 Gallery, Seattle, WA 2009 - "Bed of Nails" X17 Gallery, Seattle, WA 2008 - “Cornish / Hutchinson Partnership Exhibition” Fred Hutchinson, Seattle, WA 2007 - “Roll Call” Cornish College of the Arts Gallery, Seattle, WA 2006 - "Crossing Paths: A Rediscovery" Gallery 154, Fremont, WA 2006 - “Merit Show” Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA 2005 - “Portraits of Pride” LGBT Center Gallery, Seattle, WA 2005 - "Speech" Cornish College of the Arts Gallery, Seattle, WA 2004 - “Art Auction” Seattle Men's Chorus, Seattle, WA 2003 - “Art Auction” Seattle Men's Chorus, Seattle, WA 2003 - "Stroke III” Secluded Alley Works, Seattle, WA 2003 - "Art on the Rocks" Brass Rail, Tacoma, WA 2002 - "Stroke II” Secluded Alley Works, Seattle, WA 2001 - "Stroke I” Secluded Alley Works, Seattle, WA
SOLO SHOWS 2012 - "Studio Raid Show" Pioneer Square Saloon, Seattle, WA 2002 - "TETRADS" Marcus' Martini Bar, Seattle, WA
SCREENINGS 2009 - "Various Short Works" Shriveled Eyeballs Video Festival Seattle, WA 2007 - “White Trash Drag Explosion” Reeling LGBT International Film Festival, Chicago, IL
Education: Cornish College of the Arts B.F.A. Sculpture & Video - Cum Laude Graduate 2004 – 2008
Activities and Societies: Cornish Student Leadership Council (Fine Art Program Rep.), Student Health & Wellness (Intern)
Collins College A.A. Graphic Communications - Honors 1990 – 1991
Additional Honors & Awards
Conductive Garboil Grant
Jon and Mary Sheryl Endowment Foundation Scholarship
Cornish Presidential Scholarship
Kreielsheimer Foundation Scholarship
Ric Ulrich and Chuck Pischke Scholarship (Pride Foundation)
Sprint: Regional Innovation Award
Current Boards and Commissions Yakima Arts Commission - Commission Member March 2016 - Present :
Work with members of the commission and public to advance Arts and Culture in Yakima.
Yakima Maker Space - Board Member Feb 2016 - Present Work with other members of the board and staff to ensure the mission of YMS to: Collaborate, Educate & Create.
Expanded the organization's role in the arts by opening a fine art gallery
Redefine marketing efforts and rewrote the member handbook
Secured funding for organizations ongoing mission.