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  • University of California at Berkeley, Masters in Fine Arts 2004

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN., BA ART HISTORY, 1989

  • Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, Dance Major, 1984

  • California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA; 1996-1997, 2000-2001

  • University of California, Berkley, CA; 1994-1995

  • San Francisco School of Art, San Francisco, CA; 1993-1995

juried competitions

  • Inclusions Art Gallery; Bernal Heights Artists October 19th-November 17th 2013

  • Peninsula Open Studios and International Juried Show at Herbst Pavillion, The Presidio of San Francisco, CA 2003. Juror; Marian Parmentier, MOMA Artist's Gallery

  • Sebastopol Center For The Arts, Juried Competition, Reflections, Forms, Patterns, 2001, Juror; Heidi Zuckerman-Jacobson Curator UC Berkeley Art Museum

  • CVA-Center For The Visual Arts, Bay Area Juried Competition, Points of View, 1996

  • BACA-Berkeley Art Center Association, 11th Annual National Juried Competition, Works on Paper, 1995


  • Julian Easels Award of Excellence, Oils Category, Juror, Squeak Carnwath The Amsterdam Art Exhibit-Fort Mason, 1998


  • Gamble Plus Design Studio, Solo Exhibition, April 2018, San Francisco, CA

  • Slate Contemporary, "Black & White" September 2017, Oakland, CA

  • Aerena Galleries & Gardens: Current representation; Maisonry Yountville, St. Helena, Healdsburg.

  • Gallery 60SIX, "Related Categories", November 2014, San Francisco, CA

  • Art Explosion Open Studios September & October 2013, San Francisco, CA

  • Gallery 60SIX, “Mark Making” San Francisco California, June 4th 2011-July 8th 2011

  • Slate Art "The Color Show", Oakland California December 2009

  • Current: Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, Or, April 2006

  • "The Future" as part of The International Museum of Women June 2006

  • On line exhibition entitled "Imagining Ourselves" got to,

  • Sketch, Memorial Union Art Gallery, University of California at Davis, Jan-March, 2006

  • McHenry County College, Solo Show, Crystal Lake, IL. Sept. 2007

  • Marking Motion, The Lab, San Francisco, 2005

  • MFA Exhibition, Compass Points, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley Art Museum, 2004

  • Worth Ryder Art Gallery, UC Berkeley Fall First Year MFA Group Show, 2002

  • Open Studios, Dutch Boy Studios, Oakland, 2002

  • Open Studios Somar Gallery, 2000,2001

  • UC Berkeley Student Group Show, Eloise Pritchard Gallery, 1996

  • Selections From Open Studios, SOMAR Gallery, 1996

  • San Francisco School of Art-Spring Student Show, 1995

private commissions

  • 2016 “Stream of Consciousness, in Ochre” Triptych, client of Aerena Galleries

  • 2004-2005private sponsor to develop new work surrounding performance work and video. Finished piece “Black & white”.

  • Abstract painting completed for client of interior Designer “Kendall Wilkinson”