education:

1988 MFA Painting, School of Visual Arts

1979 BFA, Carnegie-Mellon University

R & F Encaustic Workshop

Bob Blackburn's Printmaking Workshop

Brodsky Center Solarplate Etching Workshop

     

Corporate & Public Collections:

Soho West, Hoboken, NJ

Sloan Kettering

Provident Bank of New Jersey

Brooklyn Art Library

JPerlman RLutge Photography

Hoffman LaRoche

William Paterson University

The College of New Jersey

Johnson & Johnson

Cinevative Productions

Proskauer Rose LLP

S.A.P. of America

 

Awards    Commissions    Fellowships    Lectures:

2017     Kent State University at Stark, lectures

              Commission, Soho West, Jersey City/Hoboken, NJ

              NRG, Princeton, NJ,  lecture

2016     The Painting Center, panel discussion for The Retrieval of the Beautiful

2008    William Paterson University Ben Shahn Galleries, lecture

2007    Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency Fellowship

              Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Fellowship

              National Drawing 2007 Purchase Award

              William Paterson University MFA Panel Discussion

2006    New Jersey State Council on the Arts Artist Fellowship

2005    Johnson & Johnson Commission, Spring House, PA

1987    School of Visual Arts MFA Merit Scholarship Award

1986    School of Visual Arts MFA Merit Scholarship Award

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS:

2016     The Retrieval of the Beautiful, The Painting Center, NY, NY, catalogue

2015     Variations in Paint, Selections from the Artist Registry, The Painting Center, NY, NY, catalogue

2013     Working it Out, The Painting Center, NY, NY, catalogue

 

TEACHING:

Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ; Adjunct Professor, Department of Arts and Communications; 2 Dimensional Design, Color Theory, Drawing, Life Drawing, Art & Visual Culture

N J Seeds Young Scholars Program, Newark, NJ

Kent Place School, Summit, NJ

Art Link, Outreach to Public Schools, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ

Connections Out Reach Program, Visual Arts Center N J, Summit, NJ

Yard School of Art, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ

Boys and Girls Club, Newark, NJ

 

Juror:

Scholastic Art Awards: New York City Public Schools & NJ High Schools

Children's Art, Interfaith Dialogue Center, Newark, NJ

 

Design:

Color Consultant: Designers, Decorators, Contractors

Textile Design: Designed and painted patterns on silk for the fashion industry NYC