Tom Ware

Bareback 1/20
Bronze, 43inx42inx12in


Tom Ware is a longtime resident of Evergreen, Colorado where he has his studio on the shores of Evergreen Lake with ongoing life drawing and sculpture classes. His shows include the Own Your Own Show and the Denver Metropolitan in the Denver Art Museum, 15 years in Sculpture in the Park in Loveland, and a one-man show in the new Lake wood Cultural Center. He is a four-time prize winner in the North American Sculpture Exhibition.


Tom's life-sized bronze Crucifix hangs in various churches, his large rendition of his prize-winning Mujer del Lago is in the permanent collection in Benson Park Sculpture Garden and Girl with Balloons is at the Clear Creek School. Glen, Ross, Abel, and Russ and Dog are public in Evergreen.


His large bronze, Planting Evergreen, sits in front of the library in Evergreen and his double bas-relief, The Muses, is installed at the new Raether Library at the Colorado Academy in Denver. His monumental Kelle III is in front of the Lakehouse in Evergreen, Colorado.

  • Education
    AB-MA University of Missouri
    Kansas City Art Institute

  • Awards
    North American Sculpture Exhibition—Four times prize-winner
    Evergreen Audubon—Best of Show
    Poudre Valley Show—prize winner
    Rita Bass Collection—Foothills Art Center
    Artists of Colorado—prize winner
    Northern Colorado show—First Prize