Ironwood Industries

Studio Bio

Mar 2014 Texas Sculpture Group exhibits Purple Rectangles from The Mirror Series at the Dougherty Art Center, Austin, Texas

Mar 2014 Pecha Kucha presentation of furniture and sculpture by Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries, Austin, Texas

Feb 2014 Artpace selects Wells Mason as a finalist for its 2015 International Artist-in-Residency Program, San Antonio, Texas

 

Dec 2013 Todd Camplin of ModMedia reviews furniture and sculpture by Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries

Dec 2013 Texas Monthly magazine features sculptures by Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries for Herradura Tequila

Nov 2013 Ironwood Industries shows new Umasi Tables from The Umasi Collection during the 2013 East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, Texas

Oct 2013 Wells Mason Gallery exhibits new sculptures from The Mirror Series, Austin, Texas

Oct 2013 Intuit and Quickbooks selects Ironwood Industries to advance to Round 2 for Super Bowl Commercial

Oct 2013 ilume Gallerie and ModMedia exhibit Neutra(L) Bench II  by Ironwood Industries, Dallas, Texas

Oct 2013 Herradura Tequila exhibits sculpture by Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries, Austin, Texas

Sep 2013 Texas Sculpture Group exhibits sculptures from The Umasi Collection at the Art Car Museum, Houston, Texas

Sep 2013 Women and Their Work gallery exhibits sculpture from The Mirror Series during Red Dot Art Show, Austin, Texas

Sep 2013 Intuit and Quickbooks selects Ironwood Industries to advance to Round 1 for Super Bowl Commercial

Sep 2013 Generous Art exhibits sculptures from The Mirror Series, Austin, Texas

Jul 2013 Herradura Tequila selects Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries to participate in national art project

Jun 2013 Texas Sculpture Group exhibits sculptures from The Mirror Series at the Texas State Capitol, Austin, Texas

May 2013 Dallas Modern Expo exhibits furniture designs by Ironwood Industries, Dallas, Texas

May 2013 Gillette films at Ironwood Industries, Coupland, Texas

Feb 2013 IEI Austin exhibits furniture and sculpture by Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries, Austin, Texas

 

Nov 2012 Center 61 and Generous Art exhibit sculptures from The Umasi Collection, Austin, Texas

Nov 2012 Ironwood Industries shows new work during the 2012 East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, Texas

Oct 2012 ilume Gallerie and ModMedia exhibit Taper Table by Ironwood Industries, Dallas, Texas

Sep 2012 Page Southerland Page and Generous Art exhibit Umasi Chair, Austin, Texas

Aug 2012 Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries teaches sculpture class for children, TIPS on Art Summer Camp, Austin, Texas

Feb 2012 Arts Alliance Center exhibits furniture and sculpture by Ironwood Industries, Clear Lake, Texas

 

Nov 2011 Ironwood Industries shows new work during the 2011 East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, Texas

Nov 2011 RE | Gallery exhibits Umasi Tables, Dallas, Texas

Oct 2011 The Guild of Austin Artisans exhibits furniture from The Umasi Collection, Austin, Texas

Sep 2011 Williamson County Sun newspaper features Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries

Sep 2011 Gensler and Generous Art exhibit Umasi Chairs in Austin, Texas

Jun 2011 Austin American-Statesman newspaper recommends opening reception of Wells Mason Gallery

Jun 2011 Wells Mason Gallery opens in Austin, Texas

May 2011 Organic Spa magazine features Umasi Bookends

Apr 2011 PaperCity magazine features The Umasi Collection

Mar 2011 Forbes magazine features The Umasi Collection

Mar 2011 Modernhouston blog features the Neutra(L) Bench

Mar 2011 Cory Pope & Associates exhibits furniture from The Umasi Collection and The BigLittle Series, Dallas, Texas

 

Nov 2010 Ironwood Industries shows new work during the 2010 East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, Texas

Sep 2010 Publication of The Road Goes on Forever, a novel written by author Jake Hessman based on Ironwood Industries

Jul 2010 500 Cabinets publication features a credenza from The BigLittle Series

 

Oct 2009 Society for Contemporary Craft exhibits Umasi Chair by Wells Mason, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Jun 2009 Jones Center for Contemporary Art exhibits Umasi Chair by Wells Mason, Austin, Texas

Apr 2009 500 Tables publication features tables from The BigLittle Series

 

Oct 2008 Art of Living national television program features Wabi-Sabi Table

Sep 2008 Organic Spa magazine features tables from The Umasi Collection

Jul 2008 Gensler exhibits The Umasi Collection, New York, New York

Jul 2008 Design Hole blog features fireplace screen by Ironwood Industries

Jul 2008 Tribeza magazine features Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries

May 2008 Center for Contemporary Craft exhibits sculpture by Wells Mason, Houston, Texas

Apr 2008 Design Within Reach exhibits furniture from The BigLittle Series by Ironwood Industries, Austin, Texas

Mar 2008 Interior Design magazine features tables from The BigLittle Series

Feb 2008 DesignCrack online journal reviews tables from The BigLittle Series

Feb 2008 The Umasi Collection on display at Artexpo, New York, New York

Feb 2008 Arts Alliance Center shows furniture by Wells Mason, Clear Lake, Texas

Jan 2008 Austin American-Statesman newspaper features tables from The BigLittle Series

Jan 2008 Luxe magazine features Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries

Jan 2008 Austin American-Statesman newspaper features The Umasi Collection in their 2007 Year in Review

Jan 2008 Mesa Arts Center exhibits Umasi Table by Wells Mason, Mesa, Arizona

 

Nov 2007 Area of Design online journal interviews Wells Mason

Oct 2007 The Lohasian online journal reviews The Umasi Collection

Oct 2007 Corpus Christi Caller-Times newspaper recommends Umasi Table at K Space Contemporary Gallery

Oct 2007 K Space Contemporary Gallery exhibits Umasi Table by Wells Mason, Corpus Christi, Texas

Sep 2007 Austin American-Statesman newspaper features Wells Mason of Ironwood Industries

Sep 2007 Austin Monthly Home magazine recommends custom projects by Ironwood Industries

Jul 2007 Austin American-Statesman newspaper features BigLittle Table by Ironwood Industries

Jun 2007 Progressive Farmer magazine exhibits work by Ironwood Industries, Fredericksburg, Texas

May 2007 Design Hole blog features orange Umasi Chair

May 2007 Brilliant magazine features the work of Wells Mason

May 2007 Live Oak Art Center exhibits Umasi Chair by Wells Mason, Columbus, Texas

Apr 2007 Smithsonian Institution exhibits The Umasi Collection by Wells Mason, National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.

Feb 2007 Dallas Morning News newspaper recommends The Umasi Collection at Lofty Concepts Gallery

Feb 2007 Lofty Concepts Gallery exhibits The Umasi Collection, Dallas, Texas

Jan 2007 Modern Luxury magazine features the zebra Umasi Chair

 

Nov 2006 D Home and Garden magazine recommends The Umasi Collection at Lofty Concepts Gallery

Nov 2006 Texas Commission on the Arts selects Wells Mason as a Texas Original artist

Sep 2006 The Islander Magazine recommends the work of Wells Mason, Galveston, Texas

Sep 2006 Rockport Center for the Arts exhibits furniture by Wells Mason, Rockport, Texas

Jul 2006 Austin American-Statesman newspaper features orange Umasi Chair

Jul 2006 Austin Chronicle newspaper features orange Umasi Chair

Jul 2006 Austin Monthly magazine features orange Umasi Chair

Jun 2006 Jones Center for Contemporary Art exhibits orange Umasi Chair by Wells Mason, Austin, Texas

May 2006 The New York Times magazine features a residence in New Mexico with several site-specific projects by Ironwood Industries

May 2006 Woodworker West magazine features the original Umasi Chair

Apr 2006 Design Within Reach exhibits The BigLittle Series by Wells Mason, Austin, Texas

Mar 2006 A+U magazine features a residence in New Mexico with projects by Ironwood Industries

Mar 2006 Modern Luxury magazine features The Umasi Collection

Mar 2006 Fine Furnishings International magazine features The Umasi Collection

Jan 2006 Center for the Visual Arts exhibits original Umasi Chair by Wells Mason, Denton, Texas

 

Oct 2005 Domus magazine features a residence in New Mexico with projects by Ironwood Industries

Sep 2005 Ironwood Industries opens new showroom in Dallas at World Trade Center

Aug 2005 Austin American-Statesman newspaper features the artists of Coupland, Texas

Jul 2005 Williamson County Sun newspaper features the artists of Coupland, Texas

Apr 2005 Architectural Record features a residence in New Mexico with site-specific projects by Ironwood Industries

 

Nov 2004 Southern Accents features a residence in Austin with projects by Ironwood Industries

May 2004 Ironwood Industries works with Steven Holl Architects of New York

 

Nov 2003 Center for Contemporary Craft exhibits sculpture by Wells Mason, Houston, Texas

 

Jul 2001 Texas Architect features a workplace in Austin with projects by Ironwood Industries

 

Nov 2000 Ironwood Industries works with Aperian Inc. in Austin, Dallas, Phoenix, Tampa, Atlanta

 

Dec 1999 Ironwood Industries moves to Coupland, Texas

Oct 1999 Ironwood Industries exhibits work by Wells Mason in Marfa, Texas

Oct 1999 Austin Chronicle newspaper features Ironwood Industries in Marfa, Texas

Jun 1999 Austin Chronicle newspaper features Ironwood Industries exhibit of Daniel Johnston and Stephen Tompkins in Austin, Texas

 

Dec 1997 Ironwood Industries works with Austin Children’s Museum in Austin, Texas

 

Jan 1997 Ironwood Industries founded in Austin, Texas