Born

New York City, New York

Education

American University, Washington D.C., BA 1973
Johns Hopkins University MA 1977
Atlanta College of Art

Biographical Reference

Who’s Who in American Art, 2005-2016

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Fruit, Flowers and Vessels, Large Still Life Paintings, Gallery Los Olivos, Los Olivos, CA
2011 Opposing Forces, Go Big, with artist, Jayne Behman,
Gallery Los Olivos, Los Olivos, CA
2011 Castoro Cellars Art Gallery, Paso Robles, CA
2009 Picking Daisies, San Luis Obispo, CA
2009 Equilibrium, San Luis Obispo, CA
2006 City of Paso Robles, featured artist, city offices, Paso Robles, California
2006 Morro Bay Community Center, Morro Bay, CA
2005 Excellent Experiences Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA
“Postcards 2”
2004 Excellent Experiences Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA
“Postcards”

Group Exhibitions

2016 “Botanica”, Cahoon Museum of American Art, Juried by Museum Director, Sarah Johnson, Cotuit, MA
2016 National Association of Women Artists 127th Annual Member’s Exhibit, Sylvia Wald and Kim Po Gallery, New York, New York
2016 ”Invoking The Muse”, juried, Coral Springs Museum of Art. Coral Springs, Florida
2016 “EV(e)OLUTION VI – BOLD”, juried, Riverside Branch of the New York Library, New York, New York
2016 “Breaking Ground”, juried by Mark Towner, Dean of the Visual and Performing Arts. Endicott Center for the Arts, Beverly, MA
2016 “Summer Small Works Exhibition 2016, juried, NAWA Gallery, New York, New York
2015 Portraits: Interior & Exterior, Arts Club of Washington DC, Washington, DC
2013 Brushstrokes, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, juried by Steven Biller
2013 Mythological Mischef, Art Central, San Luis Obispo, CA
2013 National Association of Women Artists 124th Annual Exhibition, Sylvia Wald & PO Kim Art Gallery, New York, NY
2012 Celebrate the Moment, Gallery Los Olivos, Los Olivos, CA
2012 Art Expo, Pier 93, New York, New York
2012 Seaside Gallery, Pismo Beach, CA
2011 Brushstrokes, Inside/Outside , juried by Guy Kinnear, SAn Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
2011 Visions, Vistas, Views, juried by Tom Rossetti, Rossetti Fine Art, Pomano Beach Florida
2011 National Association of Women Artists 122th Annual Exhibition, Salmagundi Art Club, New York, New York
2011 illusions, Crest Theatre Gallery, Delray Beach, Florida
2011 Jeanette Hare Gallery, West Palm Beach, Florida
2011 Across the Spectrum, Jeanette Hare Gallery at Northwood University, West Palm Beach, Florida
2010 Gallery Los Olivos, Los Olivos, CA (Click Here For Website)
2010 Seaside Gallery, Pismo Beach, CA
2010 Inspirations, Coral Springs Museum of Art
Coral Springs, Florida
2010 National Association of Women Artists 121th Annual Exhibition, Salmagundi Art Club, New York, New York
2009 Red, Viva Gallery, Juried By Kristin Hoerth
Sherman Oaks, CA
2009 National Association of Women Artists 120th Annual Exhibition, Salmagundi Art Club, New York, New York
2009 Santa Cruz Art League, 79th Annual Statewide Exhibit, Juried By Kevin MacPherson, Santa Cruz, CA
2009 Hub-Robeson Galleries, N.A.W.A 120th Anniversary Exhibition Penn State University, University Park, PA
2009 Jeanette Haire Gallery, “Art-the First Language” Northwood University, West Palm Beach, Florida
2009 Gallery Los Olivos, Los Olivos, CA
2009 Haub Gallery, Avila Beach, CA
2009 Gallery in the Vines at Domaine Alfred, San Luis Obispo, California

Group Exhibitions Continued

2008 N.A.W.A. Gallery, “Spring into Summer” New York, New York
2008 International Society of Acrylic Painters, 11th Exhibition, Juried By Louise Cadillac, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, California
2008 So-oh Fine Art Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska
2008 Mozart Festival, “Mozart International Festical” Commissioned painted clock, San Luis Obispo County, California
2007 National Association of Women Artists 118th Annual Exhibition, Invitational Show, Hoboken, New Jersey
2007 “Visual Arts Juried Fine Art Small Works Exhibition” Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield California
2007 “Women Working”, Juried by Ace Powell, Studio Channel Islands Art Center, California State University, Camarillo California
2007 10th Annual International Exhibition, International Society of Acrylic Painters, Juried by Michiel Daniel, San Luis Obispo Art Center, San Luis Obispo California
2007 “Personal Totems”, Juried by Faith Ringgold, Adelphi University Gallery, Garden City, New York
2007 “Moving Forward” Juried by Anita Duquette, Museum Curator, Belskie Museum of Art, Closter, New Jersey
2007 Harper College National Juried Art Exhibition: Small works, Juried by Gregory Knight, Palatine, Illinois
2007 Motzart Festival, “Mozart International Music Festival” commissioned “painted musical instrument”, San Luis Obispo County, California
2006 National Association of Women Artists 117th Annual Exhibition, Invitational Show, Reading, Pennsylvania: Elizabeth Horman Memorial Award
2006 54th Haggin Juried Exhibition, Juried by Duane Wakeman, Haggin Museum, The University of the Pacific, Stockton, California
2006 19th September Competition Exhibition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Louisiana State University, Juried by Bill Bryant, retired Chairman of Art Department Northwestern State University, Alexandria, Louisiana
2006 National Association of Women Artists, Juried “Small Works Exhibition”, Karpeles Library Museum, Newburgh, New York, traveling to Port of CAll Gallery, Warwick, New York
2006 Art Harvest, “Sacred Woman” Juried National Show, Sacramento, California
2006 Art Harvest, “Heroines, Inspiring, and Remarkable Woman”, Juried National Portrait Competition, Sacramento, California
2006 Mozart Festival, “International Music Festival”, commissioned “painted violin”, San Luis Obispo County, California
2006 San Luis Obispo Art Center, “Configurations”, San Luis Obispo, California
2005 Noho Gallery L.A., North Hollywood, California
2005 Monterey Museum of Art, “Miniatures” Invitational Show, Monterey, California.
2005 Monterey Museum of Art Biennial Exhibition, Curated by Michael Schwager, Curator di  Rosa Preserve and Professor of Art History, Sonoma State University, Monterey, California
2005 Central Coast National Fine Art Competition, Morro Bay,
California, Curated by Ray Roberts, Morro Bay, California
2005 Bakersfield Museum of Art, Visual Arts Festival , Small Works Exhibition, California Juried Show, Curated by Tim Anderson and Jacquelin Pilar, Bakersfield, California.
2005 2nd City Council Art Gallery, Members Juried Exhibition, Long Beach California. (Honorable Mention)
2005 National Association of Women Artists 116th Annual Exhibition “Small Works˝, Invitational Show, New York City
2005 14th National Juried Show, Curated by Jordan Kantor, Associate Curator, Department of Drawing, The  Museum of Modern Art, New York City, Art Center of Northern New Jersey
2005 Red Dot Fine Art Santa Fe, NM
“2005 International Small Works Exhibition”
2005 Excellent Experiences Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA
“Asian Style 2005”
2005 San Luis Botanical Garden, San Luis Obispo, CA , Commissioned painting garden tour
2005 MPG Gallery, Boston, MA “New Art 2005”,  Curated by Harvard University’s Fogg Art Museum curator, Linda Norden

Professional Memberships

National Association of Women Artists (Juried)
Women Painters West (Juried)
Women’s Caucus for Art
International Society of Acrylic Painters, Signature Member
San Luis Art Center’s Oil, Pastel and Acrylic Group