EDUCATION

 

Snowbird Institute, Alta, Utah

Post Graduate Studies, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

San Francisco Art Academy, San Francisco, California

MFA and BFA, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

 

PERSONAL EXHIBITS SINCE 2000

 

2016 Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

2015  Gallery 50 Fine Art, Rehoboth Beach, DE

2014  Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

2012  Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

2010  Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

           Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

2009  Selden Gallery, Norfolk, VA two persons

           Touchstone Gallery Annex C, Washington DC

2008  Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

            Hallside Gallery, UofU Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT

2006  Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

           Art Institute & Gallery, Foyer Gallery, Salisbury, MD

2004  Mesquite Fine Arts Center, Mesquite, NV

2003  Hallside Gallery, UofU Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT

2002  Winchester Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

2001  BGH Loft Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

           Artisan Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

           Mesquite Art Center, Mesquite, NV

           Hallside Gallery, UofU Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT

2000  La Creme Trois, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV

           Bountiful/Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT two persons

           SoHo Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

           Hallside Gallery, UofU Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT

 

 

GROUP SHOWS SINCE 2000

 

 

2016 Lemon Tree Gallery, Cape Charles VA

2015  Abstraction Exhibit,  Bishop’s Stock Gallery, Snow Hill, MD

          Exploring RED, Horne Fine Art, Salt Lake City, UT

          Realism to Abstraction, Taylor Art Center, Hampton, VA

2014 Abstraction Exhibit,  AI&G, Salisbury, MD

          Gallery 50 Fine Art, Rehoboth Beach, DE

          Blank Slate Gallery, Sarasota, FL

          Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

2013 Abstraction & Found Objects Exhibitions, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

         National Collage Society & Signature Member Invitional, Mesa Contemporary Art

         Center, Mesa, AZ

2011 Abstraction Exhibit & Mixed Media Found Object Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

        National Collage Society Juried Exhibit, 3rd show, granted NCS recognition

        Gallery 50 Fine Art, Rehoboth Beach, DE

         Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

2010 Travels In Abstract Lands, curated by Myriam Rotzetter, Paula Barr Chelsea,

          New York, NY

          Summer Group Show, PDX Across the Hall Gallery, Portland, OR

          Works on Paper, Gallery 50 Fine Art, Rehoboth Beach, DE

          Abstraction Exhibit, Bishop’s Stock Gallery, Snow Hill, MD

          BIG Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

          National Collage Society Juried Online Exhibit

2009 Abstraction Exhibit, Bishop’s Stock Gallery, Snow Hill, MD

          Gallery 50 Fine Art, Rehoboth Beach, DE

           Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

           Abstraction Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

           Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

           National Collage Society Juried Exhibit, Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

           Abstraction Exhibit, Gallery O, Onancock, VA

2008 Abstraction Exhibit, Bishop’s Stock Gallery, Snow Hill, MD

           Gallery 50 Fine Art, Rehoboth Beach, DE

           Richardson Gallery, Onancock, VA

           Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

          Abstraction Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

2007  Small Works, Gallery 50, Rehoboth Beach, DE

           Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

           Delmarva Regional, 2 &3D and Members Exhibits, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

           Bishops’s Stock Gallery, Snow Hill, MD

           2nd Biennial Regional Juried Exhibition, Rehoboth Art League,

           Rehoboth Beach, DE

2006 Stretched Tight, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA

          Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

          Abstract Competition, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

2005  Horn Fine Art, Salt Lake City, UT

           Cape Charles Revisited, Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

           14 th Annual National AI & G Juried Show, Juror, Stephen Haller, Salisbury, MD

           15th IAOCA Exhibition, Kyoto Museum of Art, Kyoto, Japan

 2004 Bowery Gallery 13th National Competition, Juror, William Bailey, New York, NY

           San Francisco International Art Exposition, San Francisco, CA,

          Art Chicago, Chicago, IL and Summer Group Rotation Show,

          PDX Contemporary Art, Portland, OR

          Anne Bradford Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

          Horne Fine Art, Salt Lake City, UT

          Triptych, Diptych, Plaza Arts, Healdsburg, CA

          Contemporary Abstracts, Artisans Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

          8th Annual Utah Art Spring Salon, Springville Art Museum, Springville, UT

          A Sense of Place, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO

          16 th IAOCA Exhibition, Silk Gallery at Japanese Embassy, Seoul, South Korea and

          International Community House, Kyoto, Japan

2003 Summer Group and Abstraction Shows, Anne Bradford Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

          Mixing It Up, Sebastopal Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA

          Series of Three & Synergy, Digital, Assemblage and Collage, Plaza Arts,

          Healdsburg, CA

          Nightscapes, Horne Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT

          15th IAOCA Exhibition, International Community House Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

         Tixe Gallery, New York, NY

2002 Western Small Works, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art (SMOVA), Santa Rosa, CA

           New Suite, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA

           Itart 2002, Centro Exposizioni Pisa Arte, Pisa, Italy

           14th IAOCA Exhibition, International Community House Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

           Anne Bradford Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

2001 Viridian Artists Inc. 12th National Exhibition, Juror, Anne Lampe Curator,

          Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

          Tones, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV

          Pisa 2001, Centro Exposizioni Pisa Arte, Pisa, Italy

          13 th IAOCA Exhibition, International Community House Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

          2000 10th Annual Juried Competition, CAC, Las Vegas, NV

          Small Works Competition, North Lake Tahoe Art Center (SAN), Tahoe City, CA

          12th IAOCA Exhibition, International Community House Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

          Artists at Play, Juried Invitational, Winchester Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

 

PUBLIC WORK PROJECTS

 

Van-Go, Clark County Nevada, Department of Parks and Recreation, Las Vegas, NV

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Utah State University, Eccles Art Center, Utah National Guard, Fairview Art Museum, Springville Art Museum,  Brigham City Art Museum, City of Mesquite, Nora Eccles Harrison Art Museum, Lahti Finland Art Museum, and Kyoto International Community House.

 

 

PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS

 

Delmarva Daily Times, July, 2013

Costal Style, July-August, 2008

Eastern Shore News, February 16, 2008

Artist’s Spotlight, Daily Times, May 2006

3rd Century Group Art Show @ Horne Fine Arts, City Weekly, February 24, 2005

Abstract Art Show, Marin Independent Journal, September, 2003

Art Muse, “The Square Foot Getaway”, September 2002

The Press Democrat, “Small art can have a great impact”, September 1, 2002

City Life, “Retrospection Inspection”, April 25, 2002

Where Las Vegas, “Cowboy, Sign Painter Turned Abstract Artist”, May 2002

Van-Go, Staff Pick, “Best Las Vegas Public Art Project”, Las Vegas Review, 2002

Van-Go, PBS Las Vegas Channel 4, aired April and May 2002

Desert Valley Times, “Mesquite Players”, May 17, 2001

Eye Jazz, Santa Monica Mirror, May 2001

Artists of Utah, Gibbs Smith, Salt Lake City, UT 1999

Las Vegas Weekly, “State of the Arts”, 1999

Art in America, Annual Guide, New York, NY 1998 through 2007

The Illustrator, Minneapolis, MN 1980

Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City, UT, “The Art Scene”, April 17, 1979

Collage and Assemblage, Crown Publishers, New York, NY 1974

 

AWARDS

 

2013 1st Place, Abstract Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

2011 1st Place, Mixed Media Found Objects, Honorable Mention, Abstraction Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

2010 1st Place, Abstraction Competition, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

 National Collage Society Award, Juried Online Exhibit

2009 National Collage Society Award, Juried Exhibit, Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

2nd Place, Abstraction Exhibit, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

 2 Merit Awards, Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

2008 Merit Award, Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

2007    Critics Choice (Best in Show), Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

Honorable Mention, 2nd biennial Regional Juried Exhibition,

Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth Beach, DE

3rd place, Members Exhibition, 2D&3D, Honorable Mention, AI&G, Salisbury, MD

2006 Critics Choice & Merit Awards, Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

 Honorable Mentions, Abstraction & 3D-2D Competitions, AI&G Salisbury, MD

 1st Place, Diminutive Dimensions, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD

2005 Merit Award, Cape Charles Revisited, Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

1st Place, 14th Annual National Juried Show, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD,

 Juror, Stephen Haller owner of Stephen Haller Gallery, New York, NY

2004     Merit Award, Holiday Show, Stage Door Gallery, Cape Charles, VA

2003 Best of Show, Mixing it Up, Sebastopal Center for the Arts, Sebastopal, CA

2002 International Artist Award, International Community House, Kyoto, Japan

Best of Show, Spring Art Salon and Competition, Mesquite, NV

Van-Go, Clark County Vehicle Exhibition Selection, Las Vegas, NV

2001 Distinguished Artist Award, ITART 2001, Pisa, Italy

2000 1-A Selezione-Segnalati and Winners Show, Pisa 2000, Centro Exposizioni

Pisa Arte, Italy

Mesquite Arts Council Spring Salon and Competition, 2nd Place, Mesquite, NV

1979 Illustrator Magazine Competition, 1st Place Water Color, Minneapolis, MN

1977 Best of Show Purchase Award, State Competition, Eccles Art Center, Ogden, UT

Utah Painting & Sculpture, Traveling Show  Stipend, Utah Museum of Art, Salt Lake City, UT

Utah Water Color, 4th place, Weber State University, Odgen, UT