M.F.A.      Tulane University, Newcomb School of Art, New Orleans, Louisiana

B.A.      Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

            School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois



1987 - Current            Laney College, Oakland, California, Art Instructor

1986      Chabot College, Hayward, California, Drawing Instructor

1985-1988      University of California, Berkeley, California, Art Instructor, A.S.U.C. Studio

1981-1984      California State University, Chico, California, Assistant Professor 

1980-1981      San Diego State University, San Diego, California, Visiting Assistant Professor

1979 Summer      University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Visiting Instructor     

1979                                  Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, Art Instructor, Glass technician



2018            Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, California (upcoming)

2017             Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Laguna Beach, California

            Lanoue Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

            Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

2015            Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Laguna Beach, California

            Susan Lanoue Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

2014            Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London, England

            Martha Schneider Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2013            Kim Foster Gallery, New York, New York

            Rarity Gallery, Mykonos, Greece

2011            Kim Foster Gallery, New York, New York

            Peninsula Museum of Art, Belmont, California

2010            Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, Washington

            Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Laguna Beach, California

2009            Kim Foster Gallery, New York, New York

2008            Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Laguna Beach, California

            Kim Foster Gallery, New York, New York

            Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, Washington

2007            Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, California

            Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, California,

2006            Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Laguna Beach, California

2005            Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, Washington

2004            LewAllen Contemporary Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

            Kidder Smith Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

            Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, New York

2009            Axiom Gallery, Riders on the Train Project, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

            de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, “New Media”, Santa Clara, California

2008            Islip Museum of Art, “Text Messaging”, Long Island, New York

2007            Ft. Collins Museum Of Contemporary Art, Ft. Collins, Colorado

2006            Kim Foster Gallery, New York, New York

            University of Wisconsin, “SuperVision”, Eau Claire, Wisconsin

            LewAllen Contemporary, “Diptych “ exhibition, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2004            Reversing Vandalism, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, California

2005            Kidder Smith Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts

2003            Greenwood/Chebithes Gallery (Inaugural exhibition), Laguna Beach, California

            Center for Photographic Art, juried by Tim Wride and Barbara Sinsheimer, Carmel, California

2002      Jan Baum Gallery, “Figure It Out”, Los Angeles, California

2001      Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, California

2000      Crocker Museum of Art, Crocker-Kingsley 72st Biennial Exhibition, Sacramento, California

                               Triton Museum, Shenson Gallery, “Bittersweet Legacy”, Santa Clara, California

       Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, Washington

1999                               Olga Dollar Gallery, San Francisco, California

            Gwenda Jay/Addington Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1998            Crocker Museum of Art, Crocker-Kingsley 71st Biennial Exhibition, Sacramento, California

            San Francisco Art Commission Galleries, San Francisco, California

            Stanford University, Center for Integrated Systems, Stanford, California

1997      Triton Museum, Santa Clara, California

                              The National Jewish Museum, Washington, D.C.

            Lisa Parker Fine Art, New York, New York

            Pacific Rim Sculptors Exhibition, San Francisco, California

1996            University of Judaism, Platt Gallery, Los Angeles, California

            The National Jewish Museum, Washington, D.C.

            Joy Horwich Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1995            Fletcher Ceramic Challenge, International Exhibition, Auckland, New Zealand

                              Exploring a Movement: Feminist Visions in Clay, Downey Museum, Downey, California

1994      Dorothy McRae Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

            Downey Museum of Art, Ceramics Now 1994, Downey, California           

1993      Jewish Museum, "About Face" Exhibition, San Francisco, California

                              Everson Museum of Art, 29th Ceramic National Exhibition,  Syracuse, New York

1992      San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, 8th Annual Ceramic Competition, San Angelo, Texas

1991      ART of CALIFORNIA Magazine, Discovery Award Exhibition, Los Angeles, California

Downey Museum of Art, Ceramics Now 1991, Downey, California                                                           

1990      Oakland Museum, "Oakland's Artists", Oakland, California

                              Judah A. Magnes Museum, Berkeley, California, Personal Landscapes - Universal Visions





2017, March                                                Nashville Arts Magazine, by Karen Parr-Moody

2016, September                                                Ennyman’s Territory, Interview, Art and Life in the City

2015, June                                                Cover and Review, ArtScene, (Southern California), by Daniella Walsh

2014, June                                                NewCity Art by Michael Weinstein

2014, May                                                What Will You Remember by Elin Spring

2013, May                                       and by Janet Alexander

2012, December                                      , Newcastle, England

2012, October                                                Cover, Coast Magazine, Southern California

2011, November                                       (Global Art Laid Out) by Nicole Bonosccuro

2010, August                                                The Seattle Times, Review by Michael Upchurch

2010, September                                                The Best of World Wide Mixed Media, Volume 1, Kennedy Publishing

2010, August                                                Visual Art Source, Review by Laura Macomber

2009, October                                      , Interviewby Lorenzo Dominguez

2009, September                                                Cover, Coast Magazine, Orange County, California

2009, May-June                                                Art Ltd. Magazine, “Under the Radar”, Review by Roberta Carasso

2008, September                                                Orange County Register, Review by Roberta Carasso                                               

2008, April                                                New.York.Art.Crit: John Haber’s Art Reviews, “Rush Hour”, New York

2008, April                                                Chelsea Flaneur,

2007, February                                                North Coast Journal, Eureka, CA,  Review by Katherine Almy

2006, August                                                American Art Collector, National Magazine, Arizona

2006, Summer                                                Cover, Orange County Kids Magazine, Orange County, California

2006, January                                                San Francisco Chronicle newspaper, San Francisco, California

2006, Winter                                                LILITH Magazine, New York

2005, December                                                  HOMEOWNER HAIKU, Co-author w/Jerry Ratch

2005, September                                                THE Magazine, Poetry/Photo Issue, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2005, Fall                                                LILITH Magazine, New York

2005                                                            Cover, CITY ECONOMICS by Brendan O’Flaherty, Harvard University Press

2005, Feb.-March                                                THE Magazine, Photo Issue, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2004                                                                Cover, LET’S DO, by Rebecca Meacham, University of North Texas Press

2004, July                                                        The Boston Globe, Boston, MA

2004, April                                                          SLATE, on-line magazine, Reversing Vandalism, by Lisa Davis

2003                                                            100 ARITISTS OF THE WEST COAST, Douglas Bullis, Atelier Books

2003, August                                                LOS ANGELES TIMES, Review by Bobbie Allen

2003                                                             Cover, POPULATION CHANGE IN CANADA, Beaujot & Kerr, Oxford University

2003                                                             SOCIOLOGY, John Macionis, Prentice Hall                                               

2003 May                                                SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER, Review by Victoria Josslin                       

2002, Fall                                                LILITH Magazine, New York

2002, May                                                       The New Mexican, Pasatiempo, Review by Lynn Cline

2002, June                                                THE Magazine, by Jon Carver, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2002, June                                                        The New Mexican, Pasatiempo, Artwalker by Hollis Walker

2001, Dec.-Jan.                                                        ARTWEEK, Cover & Review, by Victoria Josslin

2001, Oct.                                                      ART ACCESS, Review by Molly Rhodes

2001                                                                           Cover, WILD DREAMS OF REALITY by Jerry Ratch, Creative Arts Books

2001                                 Cover, AGAINST ESSENTIALISM, by Stephen Fuchs, Harvard University Press

2001                                                                   Cover, The Green Hills Literary Lantern           

2001                                                                   Bittersweet Legacy by C.Brody                                   

2001, Spring                                                      Cover, LILITH magazine, New York                       

2000                    NEW AMERICAN PAINTINGS, Pacific Coast edition

2000, Nov.                                                THE magazine, Review by Diane Armitage, Santa Fe, NM                                   

1999, April                                                Santa Fean magazine

1998                                                      NEW AMERICAN PAINTINGS, Pacific Coast                                   

1998, April                                                Sacramento Bee                                               

1998, April                                                Sacramento News & Review                                    

1997, Fall, Spring 1996                                    LILITH magazine, New York                                               

1997, October                                                Oakland Tribune           

1996,  1994, 1991                                                Ceramics Monthly

1994, Sept., 1993,  1990, April                        Artweek





2017            Photography Juror, Alameda County Fair, California

2016            Triton Museum of Art, Award Winner painting, Santa Clara, California

            Visual Arts Alliance Award Winner, Houston, Texas

2015            Crocker Art Museum, Lecture, Sacramento, California

2014            Top two Finalist, Cherryland Fire Station, Cherryland, California

2012            Honorable Mention, Triton Museum, Photography show, Santa Clara, California

2007            Santa Cruz Museum Of Art, Lecture, Santa Cruz, California

            Ft. Collins Museum of Art, Lecture, Ft. Collins, Colorado

2005                               Short List Finalist, Los Angeles Metro Station Project, Los Angeles, California           

2004            Short List Finalist, Oakland Airport Project, Oakland, California

2003            Chosen to be part of “100 Artists of the West Coast” by Douglas Bullis

1998            Crocker Museum of Art, Crocker-Kingsley Biennial, monetary award, Sacramento, California

1998            Pacific Rim Sculptors Group, Panel, San Francisco, California

1994            Silver Award in mixed media, Art Of California Magazine, Napa, California



My work is in over 175 private, museum, and corporate collections


Triton Art Museum                                                            Santa Clara, CA

Crocker Museum of Art                                                Sacramento, CA

Rockford Art Museum                                                Rockford, IL

Hyundai Corporation                                                            Seoul, Korea

Peninsula Art Museum                                                Belmont, CA                                   

Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History                        Santa Cruz, CA                                   

City of Richmond, City Hall                                    Richmond, CA

Delta Airlines, JFK                                                            New York, NY

Earthcam Inc.                                                            Hoboken, NJ                                   

Alameda County Art Commission                                    Oakland, CA                                   

Merck Pharmaceutical                                                Philadelphia, PA                                   

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center                        Seattle, WA                                   

Deloitte & Touche                                                            Seattle, WA                                   

San Francisco City Hall, Asst. City Attorney                        San Francisco, CA                       

Copan Corporation                                                            Seattle, WA                                   

Voyager Capital                                                            Seattle, WA                                   

Rhoda Goldman Plaza                                                            San Francisco, CA                       

Corporate Net Leasing at City Commons                        Orlando, FL                                   

United Airlines                                                            San Francisco, CA                       

Apple Corporation,                                                             Cupertino, CA                                   

Adobe Corporation                                                            Mountain View, CA                       

Temple Sinai                                                            Oakland, CA                                   

Kaiser Hospital                                                            Martinez, CA                                   

AT&T                                                            Houston, TX                       

Temple Isaiah                                                            Los Angeles, CA

Pacific Gas & Electric                                                            San Ramon, CA

Kaiser Hospital                                                             Mountain View, CA

Harrison Museum of Art                                                Logan, Utah

Boston Medical Center                                                Boston, MA                           

Willow Pass Rec. Center                                                Concord, CA

DPR Construction                                                            Redwood City, CA

Life Scan Corporation                                                            Milpitas, CA

ESL Corporation                                                            Santa Clara, CA

Cal. State Teachers Retirement Assoc.                        Sacramento, CA

Kemper Tool Company                                                Chino, CA

Bemidji State University                                                Bemidji, MN

Louisiana Craft Council                                                New Orleans, LA

Varian Corporation                                                            Palo Alto, CA