www.harrywirth.com
'Frontier', watercolor, 32"x60"
Harry J. Wirth, RA

Emeritus Professor of Art and Design, Northern Illinois University 1993-2012

Registered Wisconsin Architect 1980

Certified Interior Designer NCIDQ 1986

Represented at THE Fine Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI



Publications
ID Magazine
Progressive Architecture
Interior Design
Axis: Japanese publication
CA: Communication Arts
Taunton Books
Fine Homebuilding Magazine
AD Architectural Design, UK
Wisconsin Architect
Chicago Tribune
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
Kenosha News
PBS TV Wisconsin
AIGA and ACD publications
Bauhaus Universitšt Book 99
Boje German Publication
Weimar Germany TV

Awards
The Annual Design Review, ID Magazine
AIA Service Award
NEA Design-Arts Grant for Design Exhibition
AIA Design Award
Digital Photography Award
One year sabbatical leave, NIU, 1997
One year sabbatical leave, NIU, 2004
One year sabbatical leave, NIU, 2011
Cash Award Anderson Arts Center 2006

Presented Papers
SciArc
Southern California Institute of Architecture
British Columbia Art Association, Kelowna, B.C.
Art Akademie Katowice and Krakow, Poland
Bauhaus Universitšt, Weimar, Germany
University of British Columbia, Vancouver B.C.

Exhibition Juror
Purdue University
Northern Illinois University
Lemon Street Gallery, Kenosha, Wisconsin
Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Art Center, Katowice, Poland
Bauhaus University, Weimar, Germany

Professional Practice
Owns Design by Wirth, Architectural, art and design firm in Brighton, Wisconsin. Previously principal designer and architect with various architectural firms in Phoenix and Milwaukee.

Education: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Arizona State University.
Registrations: Wisconsin Registered Architect 1980.
NCIDQ: Registered Interior Designer, 1986.

Full Professor: Currently teaching in the Design Program in the School of Art at Northern Illinois University.
Previous Teaching: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Mount Mary College, Milwaukee
and Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design.

Home:
Salem, WI
WVA membership status:
Professional
Artform:
painter





'Timesteps', watercolor, 18"x24"

'Bullet', watercolor, 18x16, 2012

'Edge', watercolor, 18x24, 2012

'Interstice', watercolor, 18x24, 2012 (Private Collection)