EDUCATION

School of Representational Art,
Chicago Il.
!997 - 2001

American Academy of Art,
Chicago Il.
1996 - 1997

B.A Colombia College,
Columbia Mo.
1975 - 1979

EXHIBITIONS HISTORY

June 2017

Jefferson Plein Air
Jefferson WI

June 2017

Cedarburg Plein Air
Cedarburg, WI

May 2017

Milwaukee Museum mile Plein Air
Milwaukee, WI

May 6 - June 7 2017

Continuity Group Show

Sept. 2016

Sonoma Plein Air
Sonoma CA

July 2016

Door County Plein Air
Door County, WI

June 2016

Cedarburg Plein Air
Cedarburg, WI

June 2016

National Society of Acrylic and Casein Painters
Salgumundi Club, NY, NY

May 2016

Milwaukee Museum Mile Plein Air
Milwaukee WI

May 2016

Group Show Water street Gallery
Douglas MI

2015

Solo exhibition
North Shore Art League.
Winnetka, Il.

Door County Plein Air Festival,
Door County Wi.

Plein Air Easton
Easton,  Marylan

Cedarburg Plein Air Competition.
Cedarburg, Wi.

National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic.
 Salmagundi Club New York, NY

Group Exhibition
Water Street Gallery
Douglas,  Michigan

2014

Door County Plein Air Festival,
Door County Wi.

Cedarburg Plein Air Competition.
Cedarburg, Wi.

National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic.
Salmagundi Club New York, NY

Board and Faculty Show
North Shore Art League.
Winnetka, Il.

2013

Door County Plein Air Festival,
Door County Wi.

Cedarburg Plein Air Competition.
Cedarburg, Wi.

National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic.
Salmagundi Club New York, NY

Board and Faculty Show
North Shore Art League.
Winnetka, Il.

2012

Door County Plein Air Festival,
Door County Wi.

Cedarburg Plein Air Competition.
Cedarburg, Wi.

National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic.
Salmagundi Club
New York, NY

Board and Faculty Show
North Shore Art League.
Winnetka, Il.

June 10 - July 16, 2011

Reception: Friday, June 10th, 6:30 - 9:00 PM
"Compilation" CAS Group Exhibition
The Art Center
Highland Park, Il.

June 12 - July 31, 2011

Reception: Sunday, June 12th, (Time TBD)
"Reassembled" Group Show
South Shore Arts
Munster, IN

June 16 - June 26, 2011

Cedarburg Plein Air Competition
Cedarburg, Il

July 18 - July 24, 2011

Door County Plein Air Festival
Door County , Wi

October 1 - November 5, 2010

“Shared Visions,” CAS Group Exhibition
The John Almquist Gallery
Winnetka, IL

September 10 - October 15, 2010

“Sevres,” CAS Group Exhibition
Brickton Art Center
Park Ridge, IL

June 17 - June 27, 2010

Cedarburg Plein Air Competition
Cedarburg, WI

June 5- July 16, 2010

“Atmospheres,” Solo Exhibition
Kamp Gallery
Winnetka, IL

May 24 - June 11, 2010

National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic
Salmagundi Club
New York, NY

October 2009

“Kunst 10 Daagse Art Unites”
Atelier Pavia
Bergen, Netherlands

July 2008

Plein Air Competition
Peninsula Art School
Door County, WI

July 2007

Plein Air Competition
Peninsula Art School
Door County, WI

November 2005

“Holiday Treasures” Group Show
Ann Loucks Gallery
Glencoe, IL

September 2004 - January 2005

“From the Heartland”
Michael Fitzsimmons Gallery
Chicago, IL

October 2004

The Feltre School
Chicago, IL

July 2004

“Across the Border”
Fine Line Designs Gallery
Ephraim, WI

June 2004

North Shore Art League Exhibition
Northbrook Public Library
Northbrook, IL

October 2003

One-Man Show
Mr. Helsinki
Fish Creek, WI

January 2003

Group Show
Ann Loucks Gallery
Glencoe, IL

AWARDS

2017

Best of Show Jefferson Plein Air
Jefferson WI

2017

Artist Choice Jefferson Plein Air
Jefferson WI

2017

Best of Show Milwaukee Museum Mile
Milwaukee, WI

2016

2nd Place Cedarburg Plein Air
Cedarburg, WI

2016

2nd Place Quick Paint Milwaukee Museum Mile
Milwaukee, WI

2015

Best new artist to Easton
Plein Air Easton
Easton Maryland

2015

Judges choice
Cedarburg Plein Air
Cedarburg,  Wi.

2014

1st Place,
Port Washington Paint Event
(Cedarburg Plein AirCompetition)
Port Washington Wi.

2013

1st Place
Cedarburg Plein Competition.
Cedarburg Wi.

2011

1st place Quick Paint Competition
The 2011 Cedarburg Plein Air Painting Competition
Cedarburg, WI

2011

Best in Show
Door County Plein Air Festival Competition
Door County, WI

June 2010

Gerry Lenfest Award for American Art
National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic
New York, NY

June 2010

Honorable Mention
Cedarburg Plein Air Competition
Cedarburg, WI

July 2007

Utrecht Award For Artistic Excellence
Plein Air Festival Competition
Peninsula Art School
Door County, WI