Biography

EXHIBITIONS

2017, Inland Empire Museum of Art, Inland, CA “Epitaphs”, curated by Seeds Fine Arts – Group Show

2016, Biola University, Biola, CA, “Epitaphs”, curated by Seeds Fine Arts – Group Show

2016, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA, hosted by the Brehm Center,
David Allen Hubbard Library Gallery, curated by Maria Fee – Solo Show

2015, International Juried Exhibition, The Center for Contemporary Art –New Bedford, NJ (Juried by Margaret O’Reilly, Curator of Fine Art at New Jersey State Museum in Trenton)

2015, Los Angeles Juried Exhibition, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery – Group Show (Juried by Peter Frank, Fatemeh Burnes, and Tomas Benitez)

2015, Fifth Floor Gallery, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA, “Otis Pop Up” – Alumni Group Exhibition

2015, Joe’s Restaurant, Venice, CA “Picture Pictures” – One Person Show
Exhale Unlimited Gallery, Los Angeles, CA “Crossing the Visible” – Group Show

2013, Hanson Gallery, Wheaton, IL “JustArt” – Juried Exhibition
(Juried by Rowley Kennerk, Director, Fine Art Dept., Leslie Hindman Auctioneer)

2013, Ecclesia Gallery, Hollywood, CA “The Last Word” – Group Show
(Juried by Denise Kufus Weyhrich and Cindi Zech Rhodes, Seeds Fine Art.)

2012, Dordt College Art Gallery, Sioux Center, Iowa “Icthus” – Group Show

2011, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA “Energy” – Group Show (Juried by Howard Fox: Emeritus curator of contemporary art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art.)

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA “2011 Los Angeles Juried Exhibition” – Group Show (Juried by Ali Subotnick and Franklin Sirmans)

Folk Tree Gallery, Pasadena, CA Exhibition of Drawings – Solo Show

California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA “Paintings, Prints, Drawings” – Solo Show

Otis Art College of Art and Design, Main Gallery, Los Angeles, CA “Alumni Celebration”

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA “Magical Mystery Tour” – Group Show

EDUCATION

M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
B.F.A., Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design, Los Angeles, CA

GRANTS AND AWARDS

Montevideo Arts Fund – Individual Artist Grant
Eugene Hill Memorial Scholarship – California Institute of the Arts
Ahmanson Foundation Grant – California Institute of the Arts
The Group Scholarship – Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design

REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS

Christopher Knight, Los Angeles Times , “2010 Los Angeles Juried Exhibition at Municipal Art Gallery”

Suzanne Muchnic, Los Angeles Times , “Taking Magical Tour at Municipal Gallery”

Otis Art Institute, Big Orange Sunset Portfolio and Catalog , Los Angeles, New York, Paris

SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

David and Cindi Rhodes Orange, California
Nell Brickner Santa Monica, California
Jean R. Davis Los Angeles, California
Jules Engel Los Angeles, California
Barbara Hamilton Hurleyville, New York
Fielden Harper Santa Monica, California
Michelle Isenberg Los Angeles, California
Rhoda Apfel Jolson Beverly Hills, California
Stephen and Regina Silver Los Angeles, California
Ann Sulzberger Winnetka, Illinois
Laura and Maxwell Adams Los Angeles, California
Fred Tomaselli and Laura Miller Brooklyn, New York