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Curriculum Vitae

Education

2009   Japanese Woodcarving Class - La Canada Community Center - Instructor: Yo Takimoto - La Canada, CA.
2007   Screenprinting Class - La Mano Press Studios - John Miner - Instructor - Los Angeles, CA.
2005   Woodworking Seminar - UC Riverside Extension - Sam Maloof - Instructor - Alta Loma, CA.
2003   Machine Woodworking Class - Otis College of Art - Sal Hildago - Instructor - Los Angeles, CA.
2001   Art Furniture Class - Otis College of Art - Carole Free - Instructor - Los Angeles, CA.
1980-82   Communication Arts – Radio/TV - Gannon University - Erie, PA.

Solo Exhibitions

2012   Back Into The Woods With You, Son - United World College, Atrium Gallery, Montezuma, NM
2012   Back Into The Woods With You, Son - New Mexico Highlands University, Burris Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, NM.
2010   The Air That I Breathe - Future Studio Gallery - Highland Park, CA.
2008   Natural Consumption - Southwest Museum of the American Indian - Mount Washington, CA.
2002   Landescape - Gallery Figueroa - Highland Park, CA.

Group Exhibitions

2014   Nothing is ever quite beautiful alone... - United World College - Atrium Gallery, Montezuma, NM
           Art Bark - Art Auction to benefit AWC Animal Shelter - United World College - Atrium Gallery,
           Montezuma, NM

2013   juxTaposed – Juried Group Exhibition – Jay Etkin Gallery – Santa Fe, NM.
           texTured – Juried Group Exhibition – Jay Etkin Gallery – Santa Fe, NM.
           Rock, Paper, Scissors – Group Exhbition – Las Vegas Arts Council Gallery – Las Vegas, NM.
           Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Group Show – Grand Opening – Pareidolia Gallery – Santa Fe, NM.

2012   In Memorium – A Tribute to Hendrick Stooker – Occidental College, Eagle Rock, CA.
           Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.

2011   Gifted – Bleicher Corporale Gallery – Santa Monica, CA.
           Concrete Jungle – Clifton’s Cafeteria/Pop-up Gallery – Downtown LA Artwalk
           Chain Letter  - Shoshana Wayne Gallery – Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA.
           Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Have You Seen the Trees – Cactus Gallery – Eagle Rock, CA.

2010   Tiny Treasures - Cactus Gallery - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Draw the Line - Cactus Gallery - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.

2009   99 Cent Store Exhibit - LA International Airport/Cultural Affairs Department - Curator: Barry
           Markowitz
           Black and White Show - Bughouse Pod Gallery - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Girls! Girls! Girls! - Cactus Gallery - Los Angeles, CA.
           Found - Cactus Gallery - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Human Botany - Julie Rico Gallery - Los Angeles, CA.
           Forty Shades of Green - Cactus Gallery - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.

2008   Lucky 7 - Create:Fixate - Los Angeles, CA.
           Persons of Interest - Art Slave Gallery - Los Angeles, CA.
           Group Exhibition - Sony Television Executive Offices - Culver City, CA.
           Route 66 Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.

2007   Group Exhibition - Art Slave Gallery - Los Angeles, CA.
           Reunion - Create:Fixate - Los Angeles, CA.
           Postcards Summer Group Show - Lisa Coscino Gallery - Pacific Grove, CA.
           3rd Annual Call for Entries - Juried Exhibition - Juror: Jose Lozano- Centre for the Arts, Pico
           Rivera, CA.
           Route 66 Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Re-Cre-Art - Lisa Coscino Gallery - Pacific Grove, CA.
           Group Exhibition - Sony Television Executive Offices – Culver City, CA.
           Down to Earth- Create:Fixate - Los Angeles, CA.

2006   9th Annual Silverlake Art Crawl Group Exhibition at The Echo - Silverlake, CA.
           Postcards – Summer Group Show - Lisa Coscino Gallery - Pacific Grove, CA.
           Historic Echo Park Art Auction Benefit - Metro Gallery, Silverlake, CA.
           Summer Group Show - Gallery At The End of the World - Altadena, CA.
           From the Collections of… - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Route 66 Art Auction - Center for the Arts Benefit - Eagle Rock, CA.

2005   Zest at El Naranjal - Pasadena Museum of History Benefit - Pasadena, Ca.
           Visual Realities - Carlotta’s Passion Gallery - Eagle Rock, CA.

2004   Shelter – Group Exhibition - Avenue 50 Studio - Highland Park, CA.
           Intersection – Group Exhibition - Arroyo Seco Art Park - Highland Park, CA.

2003   Metamorphosis – Group Exhibition - Gallery Figueroa - Highland Park, CA.
           Group Exhibition - Echo Park Arts Festival - Echo Park, CA.

2001   Peace by Piece – Gallery Figueroa - Highland Park, CA.
           Housework - Arts and Performance Exhibition - Mount Washington, CA.

2000   Cliff Dwelling - Open Studio Show - Mount Washington, CA.

1994   Surrealist Group Show - Gubala Gallery - New York, NY

1993   Summer Group Exhibition - Max Fish Gallery - New York, NY

1992   Tondo – Group Show - Max Fish Gallery - New York, NY

Commissions

2009   Intersection 2009 - Juried Public Installation Project - Outpost for Contemporary Art - Eagle
           Rock, CA. 

2007   Quotable Benches - Eagle Rockdale Community Garden, Eagle Rock, CA - Public Art Project
           commissioned by The Eagle Rock Association 

2001   Privately Commissioned Mural - Mount Washington, CA.

1997   Privately Commissioned Mural - Echo Park, CA.

Community Events/Live Painting

2012   30/50 Anniversary Celebration -Student Mural Project –United World College, Montezuma, NM

2009   Monster Drawing Rally - Live Drawing Benefit, Outpost for Contemporary Art – Eagle Rock, CA. 

2008   Monster Drawing Rally - Live Drawing Benefit, Outpost for Contemporary Art - Altadena, CA.
           Eagle Rock Music Festival - Live Painting Exhibition - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Abbot Kinney Street Festival - Collaborative Community Mural - Sponsored by Inside/Out Arts
           Organization, Venice, CA.
           Guest Artist - Neighborhood Arts Program - Inside/Out Arts Organization - Venice, CA.
           Guest Artist - Summer Camp - Inside/Out Arts Organization - Malibu, CA.

2007   Guest Artist - Winter Camp - Inside/Out Arts Organization - Malibu, CA.
           Eagle Rock Music Festival – Live Painting Exhibition – Eagle Rock, CA.
           Abbot Kinney Street Festival - Collaborative Community Mural - Sponsored by Inside/Out Arts
           Organization, Venice, CA.
           Plasencia School Arts Festival - Collaborative Student Mural Painting Project - Echo Park, CA.

2006   Abbot Kinney Street Festival - Collaborative Community Mural - Inside/Out Arts Organization,
           Venice, CA.
           Gallery At The End of the World - Live Painting Exhibition - Altadena, CA.
           Plasencia School Arts Festival - Live Mural Painting Exhibition - Echo Park, CA.
           St. Lucy Alumni Fundraiser Fashion Show - Live Painting Exhibition - Long Beach, CA.

2004   Plasencia School Arts Festival - Live Mural Painting Exhibition - Echo Park, CA.

2002   Eagle Rock Dahlia Days Arts Festival - Live Mural Painting Exhibition - Eagle Rock, CA.
           Long Beach Downtown Arts Festival - Live Mural Painting Exhibition - Long Beach, CA.

2001   Eagle Rock Eclectic Home Tour - Live Plein Air Painting - Eagle Rock, CA.

1996   Art Around the Park - Live Mural Painting - Tompkins Square Park, New York, NY

1995   Art Around the Park - Live Mural Painting - Tompkins Square Park, New York, NY

Organizations

Member of El Zocalo Artists Cooperative Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico - 2012-2013
Member Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA. – 2005-2013
Member of the Arroyo Arts Collective, Highland Park, CA. – 2000 - 2012

Lectures/Presentations

2013  "What Art Is" - Theory of Knowledge presentation - United World College - Montezuma, NM.
          Artist Talk - Burris Hall Gallery - New Mexico Highlands University - Las Vegas, NM

Publications

2013   "Art: Our Everchanging World" – Compilation of Artist Stories edited by Karrie Ross – Foreward
           by Art Critic/Historian Betty Brown

Purchases

2015 - Lordsburg, New Mexico -  Permanent Installation of "King of the Trees" in City Hall, Council Chambers - Artwork purchased through Art in Public Places Program - State of New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs

Awards/Certificates

2014 - Selected Finalist - State of New Mexico - AIPP - Art In Public Places Program

2002 - Best Artist in Festival - Long Beach Arts Festival - Long Beach, CA.