CV

CV

Born (1963), lives and works in Chicago, IL

Selected Exhibitions

(*Indicates Solo Show)

2017
Tea Vessel [as] Subject Matter, Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL – Three-Person Exhibition
Selections from the Permanent Collection, Crossman Gallery | University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Whitewater, WI
The Mind’s I, Drawing Project with Anne Harris, The Ed Paschke Art Center, Chicago, IL

2016
10x10x10xTieton, Tieton Arts & Humanities – Mighty Tieton Warehouse, Tieton, WA – Catalogue

2013
In Three Moving Parts, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL – Three-Person Exhibition
The Figure as Storyteller, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL

2012
Undressing Room, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
Paint by Numbers, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

2008
Neorealism, George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Contemporary American Realism, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN – Catalogue
Rockford Midwestern, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

2006
*Dialogue, Rosewood Arts Centre, Kettering, OH
Figures from Life, Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, OR
*Dialogue, Gillock Gallery, Evanston, IL

2005
Sandy Carson Gallery, Denver, CO
Biennial 23, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN

2004
Art 2004 Biennial, Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Still Life, Sinclair Community College – Burnell R. Roberts Triangle Gallery, Dayton, OH

2003
Roseville Arts Center, Roseville, CA
ANA, Holter Art Museum, Helena, MT – Catalogue
Fraser Gallery, Washington, DC

2002
Sun Bowl, International Museum of Art, El Paso, TX
Texas Artist Museum, Port Arthur, TX
Dishman Art Gallery, Beaumont, TX

1997
ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

1993
World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, IL

1985
*Senior Show, Northeastern Illinois University Library, Chicago, IL

1984
Muscatine Art Center, Muscatine, IA
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

Collections

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Luther College – Decorah, Iowa

 

Selected Artist Talks, Residencies, Awards and Miscellaneous

2017
Juror: Recent Works: 2017, Robert T. Wright Gallery of Art, College of Lake County
Artist Talk: Tea Vessel [as] Subject Matter, Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL – Three-Person Exhibition

2012
ArtSlant Awards: Showcase Winner – 2nd in Painting Category

2009 & 2011
Ragdale Residency, Lake Forest, IL

1983-85
NEIU Arts Skills Scholarship, Northeastern Illinois University

 

Selected Reviews and Publications

2016
New American Paintings, No. 125, Midwest Issue –  Featured Artist
MW Capacity, On Finishing Project
10x10x10xTieton, Tieton Arts & Humanities – Mighty Tieton Warehouse, Tieton, WA – Catalogue

2015
Featured artist on Elusive Muse

2013
The Labletter – Annual Journal of Art and Literature

2012
ArtBookGuy, Online Interview

2011
Furious Dreams, Online Interview

2008
MW Capacity, Online Interview
Contemporary American Realism, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN, Catalogue
Studio Visit – Volume One, Open Studios Press

2006
Ron Rollins, “Art In Abundance”, Dayton Daily News, 21 May 2006, p D14. (illus: “Dialogue 4”. p.D14, Color)
Sylvie Pederson, “Human Form Artworks Speak to the Human Condition”, Eugene Weekly, 9 February 2006, pp. 24-25

2003
Dalkey, Victoria, “The Jury Is In”, The Sacramento Bee, Sunday Ticket Section, 9 November 2003, pp. 15-16. (illus: “Tea Bag”. p. 15, Color)
ANA, Holter Art Museum, Helena, MT – Catalogue

 

Selected Curatorial

2015-Present
The What is Drawing? Project – Ongoing curatorial project for Neoteric Art

2014-Present
The What is Painting? Project – Ongoing curatorial project for Neoteric Art

 

Selected Writing

2014
“Why Revive NAE Now?: Time to Step Up”, New Art Examiner Now, Volume 1, Number 1

2008-Present
Neoteric Art – An Online Art Magazine, Co-Founder and Editor

2005-2007
Sharkforum – Culture Blog, Art Writer

 

Education

1998-1999
Studied at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1985
Bachelor of Arts, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

1984
Studied at The American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL