résumé

education
1995	M.F.A.	Painting		University of New Orleans
1992	B.A.		Painting		Loyola University, New Orleans
							Cum Laude
							Certificate of Achievement in Visual Art
1986		Art History		Tulane University, Florence, Italy

awards /honors
2012	BAU Institute , Otranto, Italy, Painting Fellowship
1997	Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Painting Fellowship
	        Arts Council of New Orleans, Percentage for Arts Program Recipient
	        Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA, Juror’s Award
1994	New Orleans National Painting Competition, curated by William Fagaly,
	        assistant curator, New Orleans Museum of Art

solo exhibitions
2015		Gallery IMA ,Seattle, WA
2012	Heriard Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011		Pacini Lubel Gallery, Seattle, WA
2010	Heriard Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2009	Pacini Lubel Gallery, Seattle, WA
	        Urban Cells, Heriard Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2007	Intersections, Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans
	        Deconstructing Happiness, Patricia Cameron Gallery, Seattle
2006	Temptations, Gallery 110, Seattle
2004	Seduction, Sylvia Schmidt Gallery, New Orleans
2003	White Chocolate, AT31, Seattle
2002	Big Talk, installation with Carole d’Inverno at Gallery 6311, Seattle
2001	100 Objects, Sylvia Schmidt Gallery, New Orleans
	        100 Objects, Mary Vitold Gallery, Seattle
1998	Installation “Womb”, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans

group and juried exhibitions
2016	COLOR CRUSH, The Neutra Institute Museum, Los Angeles, CA
		Irvine Fine Arts Center, All Media Exhibition, Irvine, CA
			Juror, Dan Cameron
		Women Painters West, Point of View, Thousand Oaks, CA
			3rd Place winner, Juror, Jim Zver
		Women Painters West exhibition, Lamperouge Gallery, Brewery Art Complex, 
			2nd Place winner, Juror, Ron Pekar
		Reconnaissance, collaboration with Helen Berger, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
		Let Us Eat Cake, Studio C Gallery, Santa Fe Art Colony, Los Angeles, CA
			Juror, Peggy Nichols
		Spectrum3-Gestalt, BG Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA
		HaleARTS SPACE, Santa Monica, CA		
		Bright, Colorful, Bold, La Galaria Gitana, San Fernando, CA
		Gallery 825, Festoon, juried by Elizabeth East, Director, LA Louver Gallery, Los Angeles
		FABRIKEXPO, Willow Studios, Los Angeles
2015		The Loft at Liz’s, Divergent Voice, Los Angeles, CA
	        Towns Burr Gallery, Small Works of GREAT ART, Burbank, CA
	        	Juror, John Measures (artist received Dorothy Tate Memorial Award)
	        LAAA Open Show, Gallery 825
	        	Juror, Leslie Jones, curator at LACMA
	        The Brayer Gallery, September Opening, Ventura, CA
	        TAG Gallery, Bergamot Station, 2015 California Open Exhibition, Santa Monica, CA
	        	Honorable Mention, Juror, Jim Morphesis, Los Angeles Artist
	        Gallery 825 VS. Collaboration with Philip Vaughan, Los Angeles, CA
	        Orange County Creative Gallery, Celebrating the Abstract, Laguna Beach, CA
	        San Fernando Valley Art Alliance, Invention and Vision, Tarzana, CA
			Juror, Tim Gratkowski, Los Angeles Artist
	        Masur Museum of Art, 52nd Annual Juried Competition, Monroe, LA
	        	Juror, Sandra Firmin, Colorado University Museum of Art
	        Arena 1 Gallery Winter Show, Santa Monica
	        	Honorable Mention, Juror, Jim Morphesis, Los Angeles Artist
	        Topanga Canyon Gallery, 2015 Juried Open, Topanga, CA
	        	Juror, Michael Zakian, Fine Arts Division, Pepperdine University
2014	Ann Connelly Fine Art, P.3+BR Notes Upriver, Baton Rouge
	       Gallery IMA, Seattle
	       Gallery 825, CULTURAL EXCAVATION, Los Angeles
	       		Juror, Elizabeth James, Cherry and Martin Gallery
	       Maryland Federation of Art, Fiber Options, juror, Aaron McIntosh
	       Gallery 825, AURORA, Los Angeles
	       ARC Gallery (online), DARK, San Francisco
			Juror, Nancy Toomey, Toomey Turrell Gallery
2013		Gallery IMA, Seattle
2012	Gallery IMA, Seattle
2011		Heriard Cimino Gallery, FRESH, New Orleans
		The Art Institute of Seattle, Tsunami Shoe Project, Seattle
2010	Pacini Lubel Gallery, Seattle
		The Art Institute of Seattle, Faculty Exhibition, Seattle
		Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
2009	Heriard Cimino Gallery, THE MUSES, New Orleans
		American Contemporary Gallery, FROM THE HEART, Annapolis, MD
		Seattle Art Museum, Rental Sales Gallery 

collections/commissions 
	        Neiman Marcus, Bellevue, WA
	        Swedish Hospital, Seattle,WA
	        Iberia Bank, New Orleans and Shreveport,LA
	        Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
	        Hotel Max, Seattle
	        Hyatt Hotel, New Orleans
	        private collections in Washington, Louisiana, Florida, Tennessee, Texas, 
		California, Illinois, Germany    

books/articles/reviews
2011		House Beautiful October 2011
2006	Where Magazine (Seattle), The Power of Color, June
	        Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Judy Wagonfeld
	        Art Access, volume 15, Molly Norris Curtis, (p.8-9)
2005	Maximalism, published for Hotel Max, Seattle
2004	Fine Art Studio Painting, Mary Iverson, p.37
2003	Northwest Home and Garden, Summer
2002	Big Talk, Judy Wagonfeld
2001	Times-Picayune, New Orleans
1998	New American Paintings Magazine, volume 16
	        curated by John Ravena, Philadelphia Museum of Art
1997	New Orleans Art Review, New Orleans
	        Gambit, New Orleans
	        Chicago Tribune, Chicago
1996	Times-Picayune, New Orleans
	        Gambit, New Orleans

gallery representation
Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
Gallery IMA, Seattle, WA
Ann Connelly Fine Art, Baton Rouge, LA
Callan Contemporary Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Grand Image, Seattle, WA

memberships
Los Angeles Art Association
Women Painters West
Collage Artists of America

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