Selected Exhibitions

Olive Blvd Beautification Project, sponsored by University City, MO and University City Gardens in Bloom. Public painting of whimsical abstract figures featured on two utility boxes as part of a city beautification program. Winner: People Choice Award for design titled: "The Same only Different 2" August, 2017

MySlart exhibit, Webster Gallery, St. Louis, MO. Group exhibit May, 2016

MySlart exhibit, Webster Gallery, St. Louis, MO. Group exhibit February, 2016

Open Studios STL, sponored by St. Contemporary art Museum, October , 2015

MTD: Moving Picture Through Your Neighborhood Exhibit, August, September, October 2014. Art exhibited in 102 public buses. Champaign, IL, Urbana, IL and University of Illinois.

Summer Salon, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, July, 2014

70th Annual South Shore Art Salon, Munster, IN, September 15-October 28, 2013, Merit Award Winner, Juror: Paul Klein

Indi go Gallery:Champaign, IL, September 18-29, 2013-Solo Exhibit and On-site 12’X3′ Mural Project: Oil on Canvas "A Very Fine Day Indeed"

Boneyard Art Festival: Wind, Water and Light Gallery – April 12-14, 2013, Urbana, IL

Benefit Exhibit: indi go Gallery, Champaign, IL, April 26-28, 2013, Champaign, IL

Approaching 40,  Group Exhibit: ARC Gallery – April 11-28, 2012Chicago, IL

West Central Illinois Arts Center-Group Exhibit,  Februrary  4- March 2, 2013, Macomb , IL

Post Cards from the Edge- Sikkema Jenkins & Co , January 25-27, 2013 New York , NY

Prairie Center of the Arts, Artist in Residency Group Exhibit- , December 7, 2012, Peoria, IL

Art Coop Gallery, Benefit Group Exhibit , Urbana, Illinois. 2012

Re/Invention Group Exhibit: ARC Gallery – April 11-28, 2012 Chicago, IL

Boneyard Art Festival: Wind, Water and Light Gallery – April 19-22, 2012 Urbana, IL

Benefit Group Exhibit: Art Coop Gallery, Urbana, Illinois. 2011

The Power of Self, Artists Wanted, online – New York, 2011

The Idea Store Show & Juried Benefit Auction, Indi-Go Gallery, Champaign, IL, 2011

-Lab AD art + design, Juried Online Exhibit, BECA Foundation, Albuquerque, NM. 2011

Lab AD art + design, BECA foundation, Albuquerque, NM.  2011

Language of the Line, Solo Exhibit, Wind, Water and Light Gallery, Urbana, Illinois. 2010

Benefit Group Exhibit: Art Coop Gallery, Champaign, Illinois. 2010

Artists Against AIDS Sale and Exhibit, Champaign, Illinois. 2006

Spirit Moves, Taste of Champaign Festival Exhibitor, Champaign, Illinois. 2000

Three Fish Mural, 48'x14' Outdoor Billboard, CU Poster Co., 1993

Aquascape: A Very Fine Day Indeed, 3’X 15.5’ Computer Generated Mural, Champaign, Illinois. 1992

Paducah Crafts ’85, Paducah Art Guild Gallery, Paducah, Kentucky. 1985

Group Fiber Exhibit, Vergette Gallery, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. 1984

37th Mid-States Craft Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, Evansville, Indiana. 1984

Brescia College (University) Juried Exhibition, Brescia College, Owensboro, Kentucky. 1984

Through My Eyes, Solo Exhibit, Bachelor of Arts, Brescia College, Owensboro, Kentucky. 1984

Owensboro Art Guild’s Annual Juried Exhibit, Owensboro Natural Museum, Owensboro, Kentucky. 1983

Brescia College Juried Exhibition, Brescia College, Owensboro, Kentucky.  Merit Award/ Honorable Mention: Watercolor. 1983

Brescia College Juried Exhibition, Brescia College, Owensboro, Kentucky.  First Place Award: Design. 1982

Brescia College Juried Exhibition, Brescia College, Owensboro, Kentucky. 1981

 

Residencies/Sabbaticals/Honors:

2017- Upcoming-Oil and Wax Workshop at Ghost Ranch, New Mexico

2016- One week self-directed workshop at Ghost Ranch, New Mexico

2014- 7 week, Self-structure sabbatical, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

2012-Art Residency: Prairie Center of the Arts, Peoria Illinois

2012- Creative Capital NYC, juried selectee-Professional Development Workshop.

 

Education:

University of Illinois-Krannert Art Museum: Docent Training Program, 2010-2011

Graduate Studies, Fiber -University of Southern Illinois at Carbondale:, 1985

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Brescia College (University), Owensboro, Kentucky, 1984