Born in New York, and studied at The School of Visual Arts in NY. Relocated to los Angeles and lived and worked there for 35 years. Moved to UK for four years and now back in the USA since January 2020, and currently residing in Sarasota, Florida. Art has exhibited and sold nationally and internationally over the last thirty years.
Sarasota Florida USA
Art Education: School of Visual Arts
New York, New York, USA
2021 Upcoming exhibitions:
one man show
Art Center Sarasota, Florida.
September 2nd thru October 2nd.
REVIEWS and PUBLICATIONS:
2017 Review of the artwork "The Unravelling of Now", by Making A Mark blog during the 118th Annual Pastel Society exhibit at Mall Galleries. London. UK (scroll down page).
2016 Lines and Colors blog:
2016 Colored Pencil Society of America. Cover of CPM Calendar 2016.
2015 October: Best of Show, Colored Pencil Magazine of America competition.
2015 January: Article in Drawing Magazine Winter edition 2014-15
2013 April: Colored Pencil Magazine of America, Award, calendar and feature.
2013 Aug: Hale Art Space Huffington Post Review by Juri Koll
Book: “Aleatoric Art in the 21st Century”. Art of the Aleatoric artists.
2010 July Peter Frank, Art critic. Review in Palette Magazine.
Lark Gallery Show. Los Angeles. CA
Selected Group Shows:
Art Center Sarasota
August: “The Big Show” First Place Award
May: 2nd Place Award in Members Juried show
2019 United Kingdom
New English Art Club Group Show The Mall Galleries
The Mall, London. SW1
Pastel Society Show The Mall Galleries
The Mall, London SW1
CK Contemporary. San Francisco. CA Representation and 3 Group Shows.
2017 United Kingdom
Cello Factory Gallery. London. The London Group Open. Mall Galleries, London. New English Art Club
Mall Galleries, London. Pastel Society, UK Annual Exhibition
2016 Saatchi Gallery Screen, Chelsea London, UK
Bleicher Golightly Gallery (BG) Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA Los Angeles Municipal Gallery. Barnsdall Park, Hollywood, CA
TAG Gallery Juried show, Juror: Jim Morphesis. 2nd place Award.
Venice Art Auction (Google Bldng), Venice (+2013, 2014)
Incognito Exhibition, Santa Monica Art Museum, CA
Interactive Lines, The Galleries, Cabarrus Arts Council, N.C
Drawing Discourse, 5th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing, University of N. Carolina.
Incognito Exhibition, Santa Monica Art Museum, CA.
Lee County Alliance for the Arts,
Fort Myers. FL.
Courtesy Aleatoric Art Gallery.
Sandra Lee Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Real and Surreal Group Show.
World Wide Art Fair, courtesy Artavita Gallery. L.A Convention Center. CA
Dwell Design Fair. L.A. Convention Center. CA
Two Man Show: Hale Art Space, Santa Monica. CA.
Dwell Design Fair. Courtesy Saatchi Art. Convention Center L.A. CA
Hale Arts Space, Edgemont Center, Santa Monica, CA
California Open, TAG gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica,,CA.
Best of Show. Juror: Meg Linton, director of Ben Maltz Gallery.
Color Pencil Society of America. Group Exhibition. Award winner.
Loft Gallery, Group show, San Pedro, CA
Phoenix Gallery, "Colors of Life" exhibition. Long Beach, CA Juror: Peter Frank, critic, writer, director of Redlands Art Museum.
First Place Award.
Palm Springs Desert Museum
Palm Springs, CA
Artist Council Show
2007, 2004, 2000, &1998
Southern California Open Juried Exhibition
Laguna Art Museum
Laguna Beach, CA
1996 Southwest “96”
Museum of New Mexico,
Santa Fe, NM
Fine Art Institutes S. Cal. Open Exhibition
San Bernardino County Museum, Redlands, CA
Juror Suzanne Muchnic. Honorable Mention award.
Fidelity Arts Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
29th Annual Exhibition
San Bernardino County Museum
Brand XXIII, Annual Juried Show Brand Library
John Thomas Gallery, Santa Monica, CA "Twisted Tales, The Fourth Annual Excursion"
L.A. Artcore, Los Angeles, CA "Wallworks"
Juror: Howard Fox, Curator at L.A.C.M.A. 2nd. Place Award
Long Beach Arts Juried Show, First Place Award
Juror: Diane DuPont, Curator, University Art Museum,
Cal. State Univ., Long Beach, CA
Berkeley Art Center Annual Exhibition Best in Show Award, Berkeley, CA
Century Gallery, 2 person show. Sylmar, CA
Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA
Merging One Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Artists' Society International
San Francisco, CA
Hayward Gallery Annual Exhibition, Hayward, CA
29th Annual Exhibition, Chautauqua, New York, 3rd place Award
Art in Public Places
Geometrix Consultants, San Francisco, CA
Mansour Travel co., L.A. CA
Hope Chapel, Hermosa Beach, CA (mural)
Wyndmont Inc. Jamison, PN
Magnet Corp. Incline Village, Nevada.