CV

BORN

1950,  Plainfield, NJ

 

EDUCATION

1973-74,  Art Student’s League of NYC,  Merit Scholar

1968-75,  BA, Cornell University,  Dean’s Scholar



SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017

Brick and Mortar, Easton, PA  "Buyers market"

Solo exhibition, Romano Gallery, Blair Academy, Blairstown, NJ (November 28, 2017- January 6. 2018)

Two-person exhibition, Mezz Gallery, Renaissance Hotel, Allentown, PA,

“Earth Speaks”, Juried exhibition, Art Space Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

Artspace Gallery, PAC, Stroudsburg, PA,  Members show

 

 2016 

Solo Exhibition, "Abstraction", Center for Visual Research, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA

Solo Exhibition, “Recent Cloth Collage”, PC3 Gallery, East Stroudsburg, PA

“Love is in the Air”, Pomfret Club, Easton, PA, Invitational show curated by Deborah Rabinsky

RE:find, Allentown, PA

Artspace Gallery, PAC, Stroudsburg, PA,  group show

 

2015 

Solo Exhibition, “Real and Abstract”, Gallery 724, Allentown, PA, curated by Deborah Rabinsky

Connexions Gallery, Easton PA,  Fall group show

Brick and Mortar, Easton PA,  Plein air group show

“Riv 12”, Dutot Museum, Delaware Water Gap, PA,  Curated group show

Artspace Gallery, PAC, Stroudsburg, PA,  Multiple group shows

 

2014 

Soho in the Burg, Stroudsburg, PA, group show

“Riv 11”, Dutot Museum, Delaware Water Gap, PA, Curated group show

2013 

“Riv 10”, Dutot Museum, Delaware Water Gap, PA,  Curated group show: featured artist

 

2012 

Vass House, Hardwick, NJ,  Invitational show

 

2003 

Solo Exhibition, PC3 Gallery, East Stroudsburg, PA

 

1995 

Small Works Show, 80 Washington Square East Gallery, New York, NY,  Juried show

 

1991 

Solo Exhibition, Dutot Museum, Delaware Water Gap, PA

 

1990 

5 person invitational show, University of Illinois Art Gallery, Champaign. IL

 

1988 

Solo Exhibition, Blair Academy, Blairstown, NJ

 

1979 

3 person show, “Curator’s Choice”, Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

 

AWARDS 

First Place, Photography, "Earth Speaks", 2017

First Place, Mixed media, PAC show, 2017

First Place, Plein Air show, Dutot Museum 2017

First place in watercolor, Members show, PAC Artspace, Stroudsburg, PA   2015

First place, Abstract show, PAC Artspace, Stroudsburg, PA   2015

Second place, Small Works show, PAC Artspace, Stroudsburg, PA   2015

Second place, Portrait show, PAC Artspace, Stroudsburg, PA   2015

First place in painting, Springs Mills Touring Show, various locations in the south, 1982

Second Place in mixed media, Greenville Artist’s Guild Show, Greenville, SC,  1978

First Place in Painting, Greenville Artist’s Guild Show, Greenville, SC,  1977

PRESS 

The Forwardian Arts Society, “Abstract Fabric at PC3” June 6, 2016

The Morning Call, “RE:find Exhibits ‘Love is in the Air’”, Jan 27, 2016

The Morning Call, “Bath’s Antique Scene Flourishing”, Dec 5, 2015

The Forwardian Arts Society, “Dutot Down by the River”, June 16, 2013

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COLLECTIONS 

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

Private collections