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Solo Exhibitions:

  • 2016. Eric Schindler Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2015. Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2011. Verve27, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2008. Sol Cooper Gallery, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2007. Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg, Virginia.
  • 2007. Richmond Public Library, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2006. The Chesterfield, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2005. Stony Point Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2004. The Gallery at Enteros Design, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2004. Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2003. Richmond Public Library, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 1992. Atlantic Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1990. Atlantic Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1980. Keuka College, Keuka Park, New York.
  • 1979. Hera Gallery, Wakefield, Rhode Island.

Selected Group Exhibitions:

  • 2016. Walton Gallery, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2015. “ThinkSmall 8!” artspace gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2014. “ArtRoulette,” artspace gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2013. Walton Gallery, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2013. Capitol One, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2012. Walton Gallery, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2008. “Invitational,” Eric Schindler Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
  • 2007. “Lineage,” Sol Cooper Gallery, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 2007. “Friends of Art,” Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia,
  • 2003. Petersburg Regional Art Center, Petersburg,Virginia.
  • 2001. Richmond Public Library, Richmond, Virginia
  • 2000. Virginia State University, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 1999. Parks Duffey Gallery, Richmond, VA.
  • 1998. Washington Square Sculpture Exhibition, Washington, DC.
  • 1996. Stamford Museum, Stamford, Connecticut.
  • 1995. Cast Iron Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1995. FFS Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1995. Sculptors Guild Annual Exhibit, Lever House, New York, New York.
  • 1994. Butler Institute of Art, Youngstown, Ohio.
  • 1994. Pittsburgh Plate Glass Corp., Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1994. Sculptors Guild Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1993. Kyoto Gallery, Kyoto, Japan.
  • 1993. Cast Iron Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1992. Sculptor’s Guild Annual Exhibit, Lever House, New York, New York.
  • 1991. “Sculpture—Four Views,” Atlantic Gallery, New York, New York.
  • 1988. Southwest Texas State University Gallery, San Marcos, Texas.
  • 1987. “Five From New York,” Northern Illinois University Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
  • 1985. El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas.
  • 1984. “Alumni Award Winners, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York.
  • 1983. Columbia College, Columbia Missouri.
  • 1982. Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York.
  • 1982. Hobart and William Smith College, Geneva, New York.

Commissions:

  • The Arboretum, Richmond,VA, Mobile sculpture for main lobby, 2004.
  • The Cameron Foundation, Petersburg, VA, Boardroom conference table, 2004.

Awards:

  • 2012. Artisan Award, Historic Petersburg Foundation, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 1998. Artisan Award, Historic Petersburg Foundation, Petersburg, Virginia.
  • 1982. Mollie Parnis Award for Public Art: City of New York, New York.
  • 1979. Charles G. Shaw Award, Brooklyn College.
  • 1974. Schiff, Hardin and Waite Purchase Award, Chicago Illinois.
  • 1974. Best of Show, New Horizons in Art, Chicago, Illinois.
  • 1974. Award of Excellence, Rockford Museum, Rockford, Illinois.

Teaching Experience:

  • 2014–2015. Richard Bland College of William & Mary, Petersburg, Virginia. Drawing professor.
  • 2001–2009. Appomattox Regional Governor’s School, Petersburg, Virginia, Painting, sculpture, 3D design, and scenic design instructor. Set designer for Theater Department.

Publications:

  • 2015. Style Magazine, Richmond, VA. “Event Pick: ‘Paint and Other Materials’ at the Eric Schindler Gallery,” February 12.
  • 2014. Style Magazine, Richmond, VA. Cover story: “Remaking Petersburg: A Historic City Finds a Resurgence,” by Peter Galuszka, September 30.
  • 1997. Style Magazine, Richmond, VA. Cover story: “Something Old, Something Hip:  An influx of artisans from near and far revives a once-dying Petersburg,” by Elizabeth Cogar. October 21.

Education:

  • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, MFA Painting, 1980
  • Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, BFA Painting, 1976
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, Art Education, 1999–2002

Professional Organizations:

  • Public Art Petersburg, Board member, 2014–present.
  • Petersburg Area Art League, Board member, Building Committee, 2008–2011.
  • Southside Virginia Council on the Arts, Board member 2007–2008.
  • Architectural Review Board, Petersburg, Virginia, 1997–2005; Chairman 2004–05.
  • Sculptor’s Guild, New York, NY, Secretary 1994–96.
  • National Society of Mural Painters, New York, NY.
  • National Art Education Association.