8 So Walnut Street
Milford, DE 19963
M.F.A. University of Massachusetts, 1986 Painting, Amherst, MA
B.F.A. University of Massachusetts, 1977 Art Education, Amherst, MA
A.B. Holyoke Community College, Associates degree in Arts
2020 - 2012- Owner of Gallery 37~ A Destination for Artful Living, Milford DE. Voted Best Gallery Downstate by Delaware Today Magazine – 2020, 2019, 2017, 2015.
2012-1996 - Curator and Director of The Grubbs Gallery on the campus of The Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA
2012-1996 – Owner/Director of 1 Railroad Street Station Gallery, Easthampton, MA
Selected Juror and Lectures:
2020 – Mispillion Art League, 17th Annual Judged show, September 16th- November 7th 2020, Milford, DE
2020 - Rehoboth Beach Art League 47th Annual Members Fine Craft Exhibition, June/July Rehoboth Beach, DE
2020 – 2013 - Delaware Statewide Scholastic Art Awards, juror, DE State University, Dover, DE
2017 - Delaware State Dept. Art show, juror for all DE employees. Dover, DE
2017- Mispillion Art League - ‘Crisp’ Exhibition, judge, Milford, DE
2012-2008 Lecture and Citywide Studio Tours, ‘The Arts in Easthampton, MA’ (three industrial building tours of artists studios/lofts with introductions.)
2013 - Delaware Beach Life Magazine, Rehoboth Beach, DE judge for annual magazine photo contest.
2010 - 2003 - Holyoke League of Arts, Holyoke MA, juried group show.
2009 - National Competition of Sculptural benches and trash receptacles for The Easthampton outdoor Public Garden. Thirty-five entries from across the USA
2002 - ‘Westfest’ 20th Festival of the Arts, juror - Westfield, MA
1998 – St. Thomas, USVI Arts Council. Slide lecture on my landscape paintings from 1997/1998
1994 - Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA - slide talk lecture on work.
2020- Sicily, Painting workshop, Sept. 16th – 24th 2020 in the Agrigento area staying at Fontes Episcopi (il.chiostro), Instructor of mixed media painting
2018- Cinque Terre, Italy Workshop, Instructor of painting with ( il.Chiostro)
2017 - San Giovanni d’Asso Italy workshop in Tuscany. Expressive painting. (il.Chiostro)
2014 – Radius Workshops. Istanbul, Turkey. Instructor of Painting.
2014 – Rehoboth Beach Art league, mixed media painting - Content and Meaning in your painting going beyond technique. Weekend intensive
2015-2006- Snow Farm The New England Craft Center, Williamsburg, MA. Instructor of Watercolors and Acrylics.
2012-1978 - Full time painting and design instructor at The Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA
2012 – 2011 -2010- 2009 –2008 -2007 – Instructing and leading painting workshops in Lake Garda, Tuscan Renaissance Center in Tuscany, San Fedele Art Retreat, and in Santu Lussurgu, Sardinia, Burgundy and Dijon France with (Il.Chiostro) workshops
2011- Le Petit Rousset Painting Workshop, Perigord, France
2009-1989 - Maine College of Art, Portland Maine. Pre-College instructor of painting. Summer Intensive workshops (Continuing Studies) in watercolor
2004-1995- St. John School of the Arts, St. John USVI. Instructor of oil painting, acrylics and watercolor classes. (December, March, June, July and August)
1995- University of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, USVI, Instructor of drawing and painting. Summer (June-August)
1999 - Caneel Bay, St. John USVI, Artist in Residence for one year.
1994 – International Artists Colony, Prilep Academy of Arts, Republic of Macedonia, USA artist in Residence
1991- College of Santa Fe, New Mexico ‘A spiritual connection to place’. Eight Visiting Landscape painters.
1988 - Seoul Institute of the Arts, Seoul, South Korea. (September 1988 Visiting Artist for three weeks).
Selected Solo and Group Shows:
2020 – Rehoboth Beach Art league ‘9th juried Regional Biennial Exhibition August 28th – September 27th, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2020 - Mispillion Art League, ‘My Delaware’ Group show, July 15th- September 12th.
2020 – Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, juried Recent work by MFA Alumni. ‘From Sun to Cement’. March 5th- March 26th, Amherst, MA
2019 – Gallery 37, Pure Drawing Show. Group show of ten artists. October 15th – November 15th, Milford, DE
2018 – Gallery 37, Black and White Exhibition. Group show of sixteen artists. March/April, Milford, DE
2017 – Biggs Museum of American Art, Biggs Picture 2017 Landscapes by Mid-Atlantic States, juried group show, June 2nd - July 23rd, Dover, DE
2015- Site/109 Gallery – Invitational 20th Anniversary of il.Chiostro (Immagini: Images of Italy), Manhattan, NY
2015 – Le Petite Gallery – Josephine Kier Ltd. Selected solo works over three decades: A Painters vision and journey, March 14th – April 14th, Lewes, DE
2014 – Biggs Museum of American Art, Mid-Atlantic juried competition, Perceived Landscapes, May 17th – July 20th Dover, DE
2014 – Elusie Gallery, Little State/Big Sky Delaware. Solo show of current landscapes, Easthampton, MA
2014 – Canal Gallery, ‘Views of Holyoke’, juried group show, Holyoke, MA
2014 – Ventures Gallery, Rehoboth Beach Art League, Instructors show, May 30th –July 13th Rehoboth Beach, DE
2012 – Easthampton City Arts Gallery, ‘Hidden Private side of Artists, group show, Easthampton, MA
2012 – Eagle Hill Cultural Center, solo show, Large Scale Abstractions of the 1980’s. April-June, Hardwick, MA
2011 – Elusie Gallery, ‘Nolde Revisited- Intimate Watercolors’, solo show, October, Easthampton, MA
2010 – The Jasper Rand Art Athenaeum, solo show ‘Sojourns: Near and Far’, Westfield, MA
2008 – Lumberyard Gallery, two-person show ‘Parallel Views’ March – April, St. John, USVI
2007 – The Broome Street Gallery, juried group show, NYC, NY
2006 – Mystic Art Center, 50th Regional juried show. 3rd place winner for landscape, Mystic, CT
2005 – Gallery at Four India Street, ‘Spring Reflections’ solo show, May, Nantucket Island, MA
2004 – New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, group juried show, Summit, NJ
2004 – Bowery Gallery, National juried show by William Baily, Chelsea, NY
2003, 2002, and 2001 – Fore Street Gallery, ‘At the Waters Edge’, solo show and two group shows, Portland, ME
2003 –Mystic Art Association, 47th Regional juried show, Honorable mention. Mystic, CT
2001 – Greenwich Village Bistro, Carmine Street, solo show, Italy landscapes, Carmine Street, Soho, NY
1999 – The Walton Arts Center, Two-person show, ‘Two Different Approaches’. Fayetteville, AR
1996 – The Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Invitational Show ‘Selected works showcasing the Valley’s Best work’ Springfield, MA
1994 – Gallery Marko Cepenkov, Center of Plastic Art, Prilep, Republic of Macedonia, 38th Annual group exhibition, International Painters Colony
1988 – Dongnang Arts Center, World Olympics Arts Festival, group show, ‘Assemblage/Collage’, Seoul, South Korea
1986 – Space Gallery, Seoul Institute of the Arts, group show, New Collages, Seoul, South Korea
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