résumé

EDUCATION

1991     M.F.A., Art Studio, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana

1989     B.F.A., Fine Arts, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015     The Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, Colorado, “The Nature of Things” Two-Person Exhibition

2013     Joan Derryberry Gallery, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee, Solo Exhibition

2012     Northcutt Steele Gallery, Montana State University, Billings, Montana, Solo Exhibition

2009     Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, "Here on Earth" Two-Person Exhibition

2008     Chadron State College Memorial Hall Gallery, Chadron, Nebraska, Solo Exhibition

2006     Albion College Gallery, Albion, Michigan, Solo Exhibition

2006     Isadore Gallery, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, “Hot Art” Two-Person Exhibition

2005     The Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, Pennsylvania, Solo Exhibition

2005     Michael Orr Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Two-Person Exhibition

2004     Boxheart Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Solo Exhibition

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, “50 States / 200 Artists” Curated Exhibition

2018     RedLine, Denver, "One Square Foot" Annual Exhibition and Fundraiser 

2018     Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2nd Annual National Juried Exhibition

2018     Kat Payge Gallery, Denver, Colorado, “Beginnings” National Juried Exhibition 

2017     Dade Heritage Trust, Art Basel Week, Miami, "Endangered" International Juried Exhibition

2017     Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, “Global Warming is REAL”

2017     Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, CO, “Contemporary Encaustic” Juror’s Wall

2016     Site:Brooklyn, New York, “Drawing Lines Across Media” International Juried Exhibition

2016     Sync Gallery, Denver, Colorado, “Equinox” National Juried Exhibition

2016     Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, Colorado, "Mix It Up!" Juror’s Wall

2016     Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Faculty Exhibition

2015     Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, “5th Annual National Juried Exhibition”

2015     Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, CO, “Contemporary Encaustic” Juried Exhibition

2014     RedLine, Denver, "One Square Foot" Exhibition and Fundraiser, People's Choice Award

2014     Core New Art Space, Denver, "The Painting Show" Juried Exhibition, Juror's Award

2014     Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Fall Faculty Exhibition

2014     Linus Gallery, Pasadena, California, "A Natural Affair" International Juried Online Exhibition

2014     Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Spring Faculty Exhibition

2013     Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, “Square” Juried Exhibition, Best of Show

2013     Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana, Invitational Group Exhibition

2012     Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, “Mixed Media” Juried Exhibition

2012     Colorado State Capitol, “Creative Capitol: Faculty in Higher Education” Juried Exhibition

2011     Art Center Morro Bay, California, “Consequential Fusion” International Juried Exhibition

2011     Columbia River Gallery, Troutdale, Oregon, "Encaustic Masters" International Juried Exhibition

2011     Colorado State University, “fabrication: fiber / metal / wax”  Three-Person Juried Exhibition

2010     Oakland Community College, Farmington Hills, Michigan, “2010 Annual National” Juried Exhibition

2010     Denver International Airport / State Capitol Building, “Creative Capitol” Juried Traveling Exhibition

2010     Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, “The Sweet Spot” Invitational Exhibition

2010     Tointon Gallery for the Visual Arts, City of Greeley, Colorado, "Patterns" Juried Curated Exhibition

2009    Creative Divergents, Winter 2009 Showcase & Competition, International Online Competition

2009    The Matchup Prize Competition for Fine Arts and Crafts, International Juried Online Competition

2008     American Art Collector, Berkeley, California, National Juried Competition

2008     Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, "Polarities" Juried Exhibition, Honorable Mention Award

2008     Charles Herndon Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition

2007     Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, California, “Renewal” International Juried Exhibition

2007     MM Galleries, San Francisco, California, International Encaustic Artists Juried Exhibition

2007     Morehead State Claypool-Young Gallery, Kentucky, “A Natural Order” Juried Invitational Exhibition

2006     The Ohio Art League, Columbus, Ohio, “Food Fantasies” Invitational Exhibition

2006     Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Biennial Faculty Exhibition

2005     Boxheart Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, "Art International 2005" Juried Exhibition

2005     Michael Orr Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition

2004     Boxheart Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, "Art International 2004" Juried Exhibition

2003     St. Pancras Chambers, London, England, "From the Midwest to the Midland Grand" Invitational

2003     Boxheart Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, "Art International 2003" Juried Exhibition

2003     Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Hamilton, Ohio, "Gifts from the Earth" Juried Exhibition

2003     Charles Herndon Galleries, Kelleys Island, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition 

2002     Denison University Burke Hall Gallery, “Structural Allusions” Three-Person Juried Exhibition

2001     Cultural Center of Fine Arts, Parkersburg, West Virginia, “Realism 2001” Juried Exhibition

2001     Ohio State Fair, Columbus, Ohio, Fine Arts Juried Exhibition

2001     Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, Faculty Exhibition

2000     The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, “64th Annual Midyear” Juried Exhibition

2000     Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio, “Seven Artists” Invitational Exhibition

2000     Ohio Community Development Finance Fund, Columbus, Ohio, “Five Views” Invitational Exhibition

2000     The Capital Club, Columbus, Ohio, Invitational Two-Person Exhibition 

1999     East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, “Positive/Negative 14” National Juried Exhibition

1999     Roy G. Biv Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, “Constellations and Crustaceans” Invitational Exhibition

1999     Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, Faculty Exhibition 

1998     The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown “62nd Annual Midyear” National Juried Exhibition

1997     Nicolet College, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, “10th Annual Northern National” Juried Exhibition

1997     Franklin Park Conservatory, Columbus, Ohio, “Small Works” Invitational Exhibition

1997     Belmont Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition

1997     Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, Faculty Exhibition

1996     Kismet Gallery, San Jose, California, “2nd Annual Lana International” Juried Exhibition

1996     Nicolet College, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, “9th Annual Northern National” Juried Exhibition

1996     Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio, Juried Invitational Four-Person Exhibition

1996     Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition

1995     Chautauqua Art Association Galleries, New York, “38th National Juried Exhibition of American Art”

1995     SUNY Plattsburgh Art Museum, New York, “Multi-Focus International ‘95” Juried Exhibition

1995     Lanning Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition

1995     Laura Paul Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Invitational Group Exhibition

1995     Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, Faculty Exhibition

1994     Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, “Images ‘94” Regional Juried Exhibition

1993     Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, Faculty Exhibition

1992     Graphic Eye Gallery, Port Washington, New York, “Works on Paper” National Juried Exhibition

1991     Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, Louisiana, “18th Annual National Juried Competition”

1991     Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, Texas, “25th Annual National" Juried Exhibition

1991     Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana, “Summer Group Show” Invitational

1991     Newcomb Art Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana, “Two Times Three” M.F.A. Exhibition

1990     Downtown Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana, “The Drawing Show” Juried Exhibition

1990     Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana, “Autumn Group Show” Invitational

HONORS AND AWARDS

2018     Freehold Taos Residency Center, NM, Residency awarded for 2019

2015     Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, CO, “Contemporary Encaustic” Juror’s Award

2014     RedLine, Denver, Colorado, "One Square Foot" People's Choice Award

2014     Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, “The Painting Show” Juror’s Award

2013     Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, “Square” Jury Award, Best of Show

2008     Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, "Polarities" Jury Award, Honorable Mention

2008     NTD Architecture, San Diego, California, Commission, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center

2006     Denison University Research Foundation, Granville, Ohio, Individual Grant Award

2003     Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Hamilton, Ohio, Jury Award, Honorable Mention

2000     Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio, Business Arts Partnership Award Finalist

1996     2nd Annual Lana International Art Competition, San Jose, Jury Award, Honorable Mention

1991     Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, Louisiana, IMC Corporate Purchase Award


PUBLICATIONS, REVIEWS AND CATALOGS

2019     Catalog/Reproduction, "50 States / 200 Artists" Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2016     Interview, “Methods of Memory,” Greeley Tribune, November

2012     Cover Illustration, “Dear Companion” A.E. Watkins, Dreamhorse Press, Aptos, California

2011     Catalog/Reproduction, "Consequential Fusion" Art Center Morro Bay, Morro Bay, California

2011     Catalog/Reproduction, "Encaustic Masters" Columbia River Gallery, Troutdale, Oregon

2009     Gallery Guide, "Here on Earth" Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley

2008     Reproduction, American Art Collector, Alcove Books, Berkeley, California

2006     Art Review/Reproduction, Columbus Dispatch; January 

2006     Art Review, Columbus Alive; January

2005     Art Review/Reproduction, Columbus Dispatch; July

2005     Art Review, Pittsburgh Post Gazette; March

2005     Art Review/Reproduction, Columbus Dispatch; January

2005     Catalogue/Reproduction, "Art International" Boxheart Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2003     Art Review/Reproduction, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, January

2002     Art Review/Reproduction, Columbus Dispatch; March

2001     Catalogue/Reproduction, “Realism 2001” Cultural Center of Fine Arts, Parkersburg, West Virginia

2000     Art Review/Reproduction, Columbus Dispatch; March

1999     Catalogue/Reproduction, “Positive/Negative 14” East Tennessee State University, Johnson City

1998     Catalogue, “62nd Annual Midyear Exhibition” The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

1997     Catalogue, “10th Annual Northern National Art Competition” Nicolet College, Rhinelander, Wisconsin

1996     Catalogue, “9th Annual Northern National Art Competition” Nicolet College, Rhinelander, Wisconsin

1995     Art Review, Columbus Dispatch; April 

1995     Catalogue, “38th Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art” Chautauqua Institution, New York

1995     Catalogue, “Multi-Focus International ‘95” SUNY Plattsburgh Art Museum, Plattsburgh, New York

1994     Catalogue, “Images ‘94” Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania

1991     Catalogue, “25th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show” Del Mar College, Texas

1991     Catalogue, “18th Annual Juried Competition” Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, Louisiana


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, Ohio

Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, Glendale, Arizona

Liqui-Box Corporation, Columbus, Ohio

Suite 201, Worthington, Ohio

E4 Exchange, Inc., Lancaster, Pennsylvania

IMC Corporation, Monroe, Louisiana

Stone & Press, New Orleans, Louisiana


TEACHING

2006-         University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Professor / Painting Coordinator

2001-2006  Denison University, Granville, Ohio, Assistant Professor, Painting & Drawing

1991-2001  Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, Associate Professor, Painting & Drawing

1990-1991  Tulane University, Teaching Assistant, Instructor of Record, Painting & Drawing


PROFESSIONAL

2017        Juror, "Contemporary Encaustic" Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, CO

2016        Juror, "Mix It Up!" National Juried Exhibition, Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, CO

2016        Juror, 45th Annual Jeffco Schools High School Art Exhibit, Arvada Center for the Arts, CO

2015        Juror, Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Competition, Denver, Colorado

2015        Juror, "Art From the Heart" 11th Annual Exhibition, Greeley Art Association, Colorado

2011        International Encaustic Association, Board of Directors and Chair of Exhibitions Committee

2010        University of Northern Colorado, “The Sweet Spot” Fundraising Exhibition and Auction

2009        Curator, "Patterns" Exhibition, Tointon Gallery for the Visual Arts, City of Greeley, Colorado

2007-08   Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, College Advisory Committee

2004        Ohio Art League, Columbus, Ohio, "One Night a Go-Go" Benefit and Auction

2003        Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Ohio, "Feed the Body, Feed the Soul" Benefit and Auction

2000        Juror, Bexley High School, Bexley, Ohio, Senior Show and Scholarship Awards

1997        Juror, Women’s Awareness Art Exhibition, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio

1993-00   Columbus Aids Task Force, “Art for Life” Exhibitions and Auctions '93, '94, 2000