1987 MFA – Columbia University, New York City, NY
1987 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1975 – 2004 Additional Studies with Phyllis Bramson, David True, Jane Wilson,
Art Students League, Moore College of Art, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
Solo & Featured Shows
2010 Sylvia Plotkin Judaica Museum, Scottsdale, AZ
2009 InArt Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2009 Hallmark Galleries, La Jolla, CA
2007 Lynne Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ
2006 Featured Artist, Home & Garden’s TV series HGTV, “That’s Clever”
2006 InArt Santa Fe Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2006 Zane Bennett Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2005 Calvin Charles Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Select Group Shows
2011 Santa Fe Civic Center, Community Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2011 Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM
2010 Hubbard Museum of the American West, Biennale Grande, NM
2008 Cline Dale Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ
2008 Site Santa Fe, “Site Unseen 7”, Santa Fe, NM
2008 Center for Contemporary Arts, “Eight by Eight”, Santa Fe, NM
2007 Florence Biennale, Florence, Italy
2006 St. John’s College, John Sloan Drawing Show, Santa Fe, NM
2006 Karen Ruhlen, “Body Language”, Santa Fe, NM
2005 New Mexico Cancer Center, Albuquerque, NM
2003 Galerie Auger, Santa Fe, NM
1998 Sandra Humphries Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
1997 Phoenix Center, Phoeniz, AZ
1996 Shemer Arts Center, Phoenix, AZ
1995 Mars Art Space, Phoenix, AZ
1994 Gallery 10, Scottsdale, AZ & Santa Fe, NM
1992 Grayson County College, Dennison, TX
1992 University of Texas, El Paso, TX
1992 Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
1992 Texarcana Arts & Humanities Council, Texarcana, TX
1992 Gallery 1114, Midland, TX
1992 Loma Linda University, Riverside, CA
1987 Lincoln Center Gallery, New York City, NY
1986 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1984 International Art Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA
1983 City Gallery, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York City, NY
Grants & Awards
2011 New Mexico Women for the Arts, Painting Excellence Award
2003 New Mexico Arts, Purchase Initiative Award
1998 Plymouth Whitemarsh Distinguished Graduate Award, PA
1996 Arizona Commission on the Arts
1996 Phoenix Commission on the Arts
Selected Publications
2017 Author, Create Perfect Paintings, North Light Books
2015 SantaFean NOW, art studio article, Aug 6, p. 24
2014 Acrylic Artist Magazine, “29 Top Painters”, Summer p. 8-21
2014 Editor, AcrylicWorks, North Light Books
2013 Author, Acrylic Illuminations, North Light Books
2010 Author, Acrylic Innovation, North Light Books
2009 Producer, Acrylic Revolution DVD, North Light Books
2008 Contributing Author, Rethinking Acrylic, by Patti Brady, North Light
2008 Workshop Magazine, Feature article, Spring 2008, pp. 6-16
2007 Author, Acrylic Revolution, North Light Books
2007 Guest Artist Interview, KPHX radio show “AZ Arts”, March 25th 7 pm.
2007 Art Calendar, Feature Studio Tour, January Issue
2007 American Art Collector, January Issue, “The Art of the ‘other’ Santa Fe”
2006 The New Mexican, Pasatiempo (NM), May 26th Issue
2006 Phoenix Home & Garden Magazine, June Issue, p. 186
2006 Focus/Santa Fe Magazine, June/July Issue, pp. 48-51
2003 Trail of Painted Ponies (video & book), Horsepower New Mexio
2002 The Magazine (NM), Sept. & Oct
2000 The New Mexican, Pasatiempo (NM), July 7th
1998 Santa Fean Magazine (NM), May
1996 Blast Magazine (AZ), May/June, Cover
1996 Phoenix Downtown (AZ), July
1991 Issue Earth Catalogue, Brandstater Gallery, La Sierra University, CA
1990 Art Talk (AZ), November
1990 American Talent; Texas Fine Arts Association, TX
1990 Elan Magazine (CA), December 1990
1982 Philadelphia Daily News(PA), January 8th
Public Collections
City of Santa Fe Civic Center, Santa Fe, NM
Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA
University of New Mexico Hospital, Albuquerque, NM
Southwestern College, Santa Fe, NM
Sanchez Community Center, Bernalillo, NM
Humane Society, Las Cruces, NM
Chaparral Facility, Dona Ana, NM
Public Art Commissions
2002 Commission Painted Horse for Horsepower New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM
1996 Mural Commission, Scottsdale Public Schools, AZ
1989 Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM
1988 Santa Fe Community Theater, Santa Fe, NM
1987 Santa Fe Children’s Museum, Santa Fe, NM
1985 A Certain Sacrifice , (Madonna’s 1985 video), New York City, NY
1984 Broadway Production of Alice in Wonderland, New York City, NY
1984 Floating Cinema, New York City, NY
1984 YWCA, New York City, NY
1983 Elizabethtown Cultural Center, Elizabethtown, NY
1983 Staten Island Children’s Museum, Staten Island, NY
1983 University of Massachusetts
1983 Middlesex College
1983 Baltimore National Aquarium, Baltimore, MD
1982 Philadelphia Penns Landing, Philadelphia, PA
1982 Wilma Project Theater, Philadelphia, PA
Residencies & Teaching Positions
Present National Art Instructor, Acrylic Technical Consultant
2009, ’10 Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
2008 Adjunct Professor University of Oklahoma
2006,’07,’10 Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, NM
1997-2003 Artisan/Santa Fe
1999-2003 Valdes Art Supplies; Santa Fe, NM
1981-1986 Resident Artist, NYC Public Schools
1988 Resident Artist, New Mexico Bureau of Indian Affairs
1995-1997 Resident Artist, Phoenix Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ
1984-1985 Instructor, Arts Administration Program, Columbia University, New York City, NY
Related Experience
2015-present Golden Artist Educator Program, Golden Artist Colors, Inc
1999-2015 Tech Consultant & Working Artist, Golden Artist Colors, Inc
1987-2000 Co-Owner, Gallery 10, Inc., Santa Fe, NM and Scottsdale, AZ
1996-1997 Docent training program, Phoenix Art Museum, AZ
1989-1993 Board Member, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM
1986-1987 Public Art Program Manager, New York State Metropolitan Transportation Authority
1983-1984 Color Specialist, Shaedler/Pinwheel, New York City, NY
1981-1983 Co-Director, The Ragabash Theater Company, New York City, NY
1979-1981 Color & Photo Specialist, Photolettering, New York City, NY
Santa Fe Council for the Arts; Friends of Contemporary Art, Museum of New Mexico