Born in Palo Alto, CA

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

Selected Exhibitions

 

Solo:

“Don’t Know Yet”, Gallery 825, Los Angeles CA 2018

“Secrets and Confessions”, Gallery 825, Los Angeles CA 2012

“Warning Signs”, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 2009

“Recent Work”, Gales, Pasadena, CA 2008

“Road Trip”, Fine Artists Factory, Pasadena, CA 2006

 

Group:

“Seismic Shift”, LaunchLA/Ave 50 Studios, Los Angeles CA 2017

“Brand 45 Works on Paper,” Brand Galleries Glendale CA 2017

“VS,” Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA 2017

“Mother and Child,” El Camino College, Torrance, CA 2017

“Brand 43 Works on Paper,” Brand Galleries Glendale CA 2015

“Black and White,” Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA 2015

“Myth and Image,” El Camino College, Torrance, CA 2014

“Personal Tales,” El Camino College, Torrance, CA 2013

“Gleaming Apollo,” Gallery 825, Los Angeles CA 2013

“Animals,” Gales, Pasadena CA 2013

“Supersense”, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA 2011

“gem”, Gallery 825, Los Angeles CA 2011

“Contemporary Landscapes”, Davenport Gallery, Davenport CA 2011

“Grüp Shö”, Gallery at the End of the World, Altadena, CA. Featured Artist. 2010

“50th Anniversary Faculty Show”, CAG, Sierra Madre, CA 2010

“Animal Show”, Gales, Pasadena CA 2010

“Works for Everyone”, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 2009

“Exhibitions in Unusual Places,” Lobby, Pasadena Police Dept., Pasadena CA 2009

“Here and Now”,  Brand Galleries Glendale CA 2008

“California Open Exhibition”, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 2008

“Juried All-Media Exhibition”, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA 2008

“Drawing Los Angeles”, Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA 2008

“California Visual Artists”, 2nd City Gallery, Long Beach CA 2008

I-5 Gallery Juried show,  Los Angeles, CA 2008

“Small Wonders III”, Pharmaka Art. Los Angeles CA 2007

“Secrets and Confessions” Brand Galleries Glendale CA 2007

“Roads: High, Low, Fast and Slow”, Terminal 1, LAX, Los Angeles CA 2007

“Roads: High, Low, Fast and Slow”, Bridge Gallery, Los Angeles CA 2007

PSA 82nd Annual Exhibition, Viva Gallery, Encino, CA 2007

“Small is Beautiful”, Whites Gallery, Montrose, CA, 2007

“Route 66”, Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA 2007

“Impressions of Sierra Madre,” Creative Arts, Sierra Madre, CA, Award 2007

“New Members”, Mary Oliver, Curator, DCA Slide Registry, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA 2006

“Small Wonders”, Pharmaka Art, Los Angeles, CA  2006

“PSA 81st Annual Exhibition”, Viva Gallery, Encino, CA 2006

“Pasadena Society of Artists”, Whites Gallery, Montrose, CA  2006

 

 

Awards

Dohrn Zachai Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, 2018

Jane Friend Award, 2017

Hemera Foundation Fellowship 2017

Williams Prize in Drawing 2015 finalist

“California Open Exhibition”, Second Place, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA “Secrets and Confessions” Brand Galleries Glendale CA

  • MTI Builders, Inc. Award
  • Canvas Peddlar Merchandise Award

 “Small is Beautiful”, Award of Merit, Whites Gallery, Montrose, CA

“Impressions of Sierra Madre,” Second Award, Creative Arts, Sierra Madre, CA

“PSA 81st Annual Exhibition”, Award, Viva Gallery, Encino, CA,

“Pasadena Society of Artists”, Award, Whites Gallery, Montrose, CA

 

Education

University of California, Irvine.  BFA Studio Art

Award: Deans list  

Trinity College of Music, London A.Mus

Further Education at Otis Parsons

 

Commissions:

GTE Long Beach, Thousand Oaks and Goleta, CA

Samarkand, Santa Barbara, CA

Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, CA

Getty House, Los Angeles

Zimmer Children’s Museum, Los Angeles, CA

 

Related Work Experience:

Lecture, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising  (February 2005)

Armory Center for the Arts: Get a Life in the Arts Series, (May 2004)

Pasadena Heritage Studio Tour (October 2004 and 2003)

Teaching: Sierra Madre Creative Arts Group 2004, 1995

Painting workshops for Bradford University, York University, Pasadena Art Alliance

Instructor for Decorative Arts Program, University of California, Santa Barbara

 

Bibliography:

Annotated Dictionary of Fore-Edge Painting Artists and Binders, 2012, Jeff Weber

Hidden Treasures, 2012, Jeanne Bennett

International Survey, 2011, Jeffrey Crussell

“Artist Reveals More than a Pretty Picture”, Pasadena Star News, 9/1/2010

“Home as Art,” Pasadena Star News, 11/28/97

“Second Nature,” Los Angeles Times Magazine, 8/17/1997

“Looks Can Be Deceiving”. Pasadena Star News, 8/17/1990