Education

1973 M. Ed, Painting & Drawing Concentration, Tyler School of Art of Temple University, Elkins Park, PA

1968 B.F.A., Painting; PA Teaching Certificate, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA (Full-paid, four year scholarship)

Workshops and Post-Baccalaureate

Ongoing Periodic Critiques with Master Painter Moe Brooker

2016 Observing Abstraction/ Constructing Subject – Workshop with Ken Kewley

2014 Reframing the Ordinary: Shaping Visual Presence on the Streets of Phila.- Stuart Shils workshop

2012 Collage Workshop, National Collage Society, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

1997 PA Academy of The Fine Arts: Studio for Advanced Studies Program

1972 Philadelphia Board of Ed Summer Fellowship: Study Ceramics, Tyler School of Art of Temple University, Elkins Park, PA

Professional Experience

1968-1986 Art Specialist Teacher, School District of Philadelphia

1976-1979 Art Teacher, Klein Branch JCC and Neighborhood Center, Philadelphia, PA

1975 Art Teacher, Old York Road Art Guild at Alverthorpe Manor, Abington, PA

Solo and Invitational Exhibitions

2016 InLiquid Projects at Courtyard at the Marriott, Philadelphia Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA

        Invitational – Painting Exhibition, Theatre Horizon, Norristown, PA

2013 Mixed Media Paintings, Christine Frechard Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2010 Calming Colors, Commerce 1 & 2, Philadelphia PA

2009 Invitational Three-Person Fall Exhibition, The Gallery of Lankenau Institute of Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA

2008 Mixed Media Paintings, Balance Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2007 First Friday Main Line, Carol de Young Boutique, Bryn Mawr, PA

Recent Selected Juried Exhibitions

2017

  • PAFA Spring Continuing Ed Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
  • Art of the Flower, The Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2016

  • Contemporary Expressions: A Regional Artists Installation, Freeman’s Main Line, Wayne, PA 19087
  • Women Artists Coast to Coast WEST, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
  • Square Foot Art Basel Miami Four, Aqua Art Miami at the Aqua Hotel, Miami Beach, FL
  • ESCAPES, Artistic Journeys, The Siegel JCC ARTSPACE, Wilmington, DE
  • Abstract Encounters II, Rowan College’s Mt. Holly, NJ Center, Mt. Holly, NJ
  • Cerulean Arts’ 4th Annual Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA
  • The Creative Muse, The Crayola Gallery at The Banana Factory, Bethlehem, PA
  • In-VISIBLE, Point Park University Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA juror John Carson
  • Paintings Exhibition , Bryn Mawr Dermatology, Villanova, PA

2015 

  • Artist Equity Fall Juried Show , Community Arts Center, Wallingford, PA, juror Michael Gallagher
  • 116th Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Annual Juried Exhibition, PAFA Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building, Philadelphia, PA
  • Cerulean Arts’ 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA, juror Elizabeth Osborne
  • Phila/Tri State Artists Equity 66th Anniversary Members’ Juried, Art Gallery at Franklin Commons, Phoenixville, PA, Juror Marsha Moss
  • Art of Transformation, CCM Visual Arts Gallery, County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

2015

  • Small Works, The N.A.W.A. Gallery, New York, NY

2014

  • Square Foot Art Basel Miami Redux, Projects Gallery, Miami, FL
  • Art in Residency, New Century Artists Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY, Curated by Basha Maryanska
  • 2014 Small Works, The N.A.W.A. Gallery, New York, NY
  • Secrets: GoggleWorks 2014 Annual Juried Exhibition, Reading, PA, Juror, James Patrick Reid
  • Jewels and Treasures, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA, Juror, Eileen Tognini
  • Philadelphia Community Exhibit, 3rd Street Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • InLiquid’s Benefit V 13, The Ice Box Project Space, Philadelphia, PA

2013

  • HOME: GoggleWorks 2013 Juried Exhibition, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA, Juror, Genevieve Coutroubis
  • Artists Equity at Goggleworks, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA, Juror, Lisa Hanover

2012

  • Art Spirits, Phila/Tri State Artists Equity Fall Show, Lyceum Hall Center for the Arts, Burlington, NJ
  • ART at Le Meridien, Featured Artist, Le Meridien Hotel, Philadelphia, PAA
  • ARTsisters 12” x 12” Show, B Square Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • Made You Look, Tyme Gallery, Havertown, PA
  • Plantscapes (Three-Person), Delaware Center for Horticulture, Wilmington, DE

2011

  • Artists Equity Select Exhibition, Fireside & McGinness Galleries, Main Line Unitarian Church, Devon, PA, Juror, Frank Hyder
  • Berks Art Alliance 34th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, The Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
  • Inside Outside, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA, Juror, Bruce Samuelson
  • Works On Paper, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2010

  • Diverse Horizons, Widener University, Chester, PA, curated by Valetta
  • INVITATIONAL Spring Painting Show, (Two-Person) Abstract Expressions Contemporary Art Gallery, Mt. Holly, NJ
  • Fabric of Peace Quilt, The Regional Center for Women in the Arts, West Chester,PA

2009

  • InLiquid’s 10th Anniversary Exhibition , Urban Outfitters Headquarters, Phila Naval Yard, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fine Art Show and Sale, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
  • Many Voices : Artsisters, Appel Gallery at Katz JCC, Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Annual Small Oil Paintings Show, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • Art Of The Flower, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • ARTsisters, Art Trust Gallery, West Chester, PA

2008

  • Absolutely Abstract, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • The Green Exhibit, Art in City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
  • ARTsisters Anniversary Show, Tyme Gallery, Havertown, PA Reviewed in The Philadelphia Inquirer
  • The Gift Of Art, Viking Culinary Arts Center, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Living With Art, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
  • Mid Atlantic Regional Show, Redding Gallery, Wilmington, DE
  • SOLO EXHIBITION First Friday Main Line, Carol deYoung Boutique, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Works On Paper, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
  • Living With Art, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
  • Annual Small Oil Paintings Show, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • Small Worlds, The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, PA, Juror, Tish Ingersoll;

2006

  • Small Works, Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • Absolutely Abstract, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA, Juror, Moe Brooker
  • Small Worlds, The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, PA, Juror, Dan Miller
  • 32nd Annual Exhibition, Hopkins House Gallery, Haddon Township, NJ, Juror, Bill Scott
  • Landscape Revisited, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA, Juror, Elizabeth Osborne

2005

  • Philadelphia Tri-State Artists Equity 56th Annual, American College, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • The September Abstract Show, Minerva Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • Art of the State : PA 2005, State Museum of PA, Harrisburg, PA

2004

  • Solitary Endeavors, Atelier Gallery, Frenchtown, NJ

2003

  • Art of the State: PA 2003, State Museum of PA, Harrisburg, PA
  • Delaware County Community College Annual Open, Art Gallery, Media, PA

2002

  • Main Line Art Center Juried Members Show, Haverford, PA

2001

  • Delaware County Community College Annual Open, College Art Gallery, Media, PA
  • Main Line Art Center Juried Members Show, Haverford, PA
  • Group Exhibition, Klein Art Gallery of the University City Science Center, Philadelphia, PA

2000

  • Main Line Art Center Juried Members Show, Haverford, PA

1999

  • Delaware County Community College Annual Open, College Art Gallery, Media, PA

1998

  • Annual Small Oil Paintings Show, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

1997

  • Delaware County Community College Annual Open, College Art Gallery, Media, PA
  • Annual Small Oil Paintings Show, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

1996

  • The Philadelphia Sketch Club’s Transparent Watercolor Show, Philadelphia, PA

1987-1990

  • Tyler Alumni Assoc. Board Members’ Show, The Diamond Club, Mitten Hall, Temple University

1983

  • Perkins Center for the Arts Annual Watercolor Show, Moorestown, NJ

1975

  • Regional Oil & Acrylic Exhibition – Sponsored by the Philadelphia Art Alliance and the PA Council for the Arts
    Woodmere Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1974

  • “The Tyler Show,” in conjunction with “Philadelphia Focuses on Women in the Visual Arts”
    at Temple University, the University of Pittsburgh, and others.
    My work was among the 25 selected for the Catalogue and traveling exhibit.
  • The Cheltenham Art Center’s Drawing and Small Sculpture Exhibition, Cheltenham Art Center, Cheltenham, PA

1973

  • Philadelphia Art Teachers’ Association Exhibition, at the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum, Philadelphia, PA

Recent Selected Awards and Collections

2017
  • Two Paintings selected for Conshohocken, PA Corporate collection
2016
  • Painting selected for Professional Offices, Villanova, PA permanent collection
2015
  • Three Paintings selected for permanent installation at the PNC Tower in Pittsburgh, PA.
2011
  • Mondrian Investment Partners Limited, London and Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Collection
2009
  • HAMBURG MEMORIAL AWARD, Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists Open, SPP Galleries, Conshohocken, PA
  • HONORABLE MENTION, 146th Annual Small Oils Show, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA
2007
  • THIRD PRIZE, Small Worlds, The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, PA
2006
  • THIRD PRIZE, Small Worlds, The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • MERIT AWARD, Art Of The Flower, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

Publicity and Articles

2014
  • “A.I.R. At New Century Gallery”, Gallery & Studio, Vol 16 No. 5, Wilson Wong, p.15
2011
  • The art blog, “An Art Museum A Week”, review of ABstract EXpressions Contemporary Art Gallery An Art Museum A Week
2008
  • Art Review of Tyme Gallery exhibit, by Victoria Donohoe, The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 20, 2008