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EXHIBITIONS (*solo, **two person):

2013 KASANA Gourmet, Milwaukee, WI
2012 Surrealist Show, Universalist Unitarian Church West, Brookfield, WI
2010 Coalition of Photographic Arts Juried Show, Milwaukee, WI
2009 Winter Juried Exhibition, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI
2009 WVA Juried Membership Show, (photo-Award), Lakeland College, Plymouth, WI, (juror: Leslie Umberger, Senior Curator, John Michael Kohler Art Museum) Award
2008 CoPA 2nd Annual Juried Exhibiton, Walker's Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, WI (juror: George Slade, Artistic Director of the Minnesota Center for Photography)
2008 VP Photo Gallery-ongoing
2007 Annual Members' Exhibition, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI
2007 Shepherd Center Photography Contest, Atlanta, GA (jurors: Julian Cox, Curator of Photography, High Museum, Atlanta and Jane Jackson, Curator of Elton John Photography Collection and on the international board of the Center for Creative Photography
2007 *Bacchus (ongoing), Milwaukee, WI
2007 Contemporary Photography from Established & Emerging Photographers, VP Photo Gallery, Milw. Wi
2007 WP&S juried show, Musuem of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI
2007 **Uihlein Peters Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
2007 Intercontinental Hotel Reopening--VP Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
2007 Coalition of Photographic Arts Show, Milwaukee, WI
2007 VP Gallery--Winter Gallery Night show, Milwaukee, WI
2006 *Solo show at Leenhout's Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
2006 TIME FOR A NICE CUPPA TEA: Wisconsin Teapots, West Bend Art Museum, West Bend, WI
(3 photos--Curator, Grame Reid)
2005 ANDERSON ARTS CENTER WINTER JURIED EXHIBITION, Kenosha, WI (photo)
2005 FORWARD: A SURVEY OF WISCONSIN ART NOW, Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
(photo, Honorable Mention--juror Elizabeth Smith, the James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, IL
2005 METAMORPHOSE/METAMORPHOSIS, Wisconsin Academy's Steenbock Gallery,
Madison, WI (photo--juried)
2005 PHOTOGRAPHY: AN EXHIBITION OF VISUAL IMAGES, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI (photos--juried)
2005 ABSTRACT PHOTOGRAPHY, Gallery 218, Milwaukee, WI (photos)
1997 *Solo show at Brown County Library Gallery, Green Bay, WI (drawings)
1997 FRIENDS OF THE ART MUSEUM & WASHINGTON COUNTY, West Bend, WI (photo--juried)
1996 RACINE AREA ARTS TRI-COUNTY JURIED PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINT COMPETITION, Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI (photos--juried)
1995-96 WISCONSIN PAINTERS & SCULPTORS/WISCONSIN ARTISTS IN ALL MEDIA BIENNIAL EXHIBITION, UW-Green Bay (Lawton Gallery), UW-Eau Claire (Foster Gallery), UW-Stevens Point (Edna Carlsten Fine Arts Gallery) (drawing, catalog--juried)
1995 ART EN FLEURS, Milwaukee Art Museum and Green Tree Garden Club, Milwaukee, WI (photos: two first places, one second place
1994 **IMPRESSIONS OF NATURE, Piano Gallery, Milwaukee, WI. (2-person show, drawings, paintings)
1993 FIVE VIEWPOINTS, Liberty Bank, Milwaukee, WI (drawings and paintings)
1992 FLYWAYS, WOMEN AND ECOLOGY AROUND THE PACIFIC, WCA Traveling Show (Santa Cruz and Monterey, CA and Seattle, WA) (collage, catalog)
1991 FUR, FEATHER AND FIN, Artisan's Gallery, Mill Valley, CA (pastel--juried)
1991 ADDRESSING IMAGES, WCA and San Jose Art League, San Jose, CA (sculpture)
1991 UNIVERSITY ART CENTER SHOW, Palo Alto, CA (painting-Honorable Mention)
1989 *Solo show at Children's Hospital at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA. (drawings)
1990 LIFE SOURCES, MULTIPLE VISIONS, Villa Montalvo Center for the Arts, Saratoga, CA (drawings)
1989 3COM Corporation, Santa Clara, CA. (drawings)
1989 Tresidder Union, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA (drawings)

AWARDS AND HONORS:
2009 Selected for the Wisconsin Arts Board's Direct Purchase Program
2009 Award, WVA Juried Membership Show, Lakeland College, Plymouth, WI
2007 Featured artist for Art in Wisconsin Publication (July-August)
2005 Honorable Mention, FORWARD: A SURVEY OF WISCONSIN ART NOW (photo), Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
1997 PARTNER IN PHILANTHROPY, The Greater Milwaukee, WI Chapter of National Society of Fund Raising Executives
1995 Two 1st places and one 2nd place, ART EN FLEURS (photos), Milwaukee Art Museum and Green Tree Garden Club, WI
1991 Honorable Mention, UNIVERSITY ART CENTER SHOW (painting), Palo Alto, CA

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES:
2009-10 Board member, Coalition of Photographic Arts, Milwaukee, WI
2007 Judge, NATIONAL SCHOLASTIC ART AWARDS PROGRAM, Milwaukee Art Museum
2005-09 Photo Council Executive Board, Milwaukee Art Museum
2005-10 Acquisition Committee, Photo Council, Milwaukee Art Museum
1999-00 Member, School of the Arts Dean's Advisory Council, UW-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI.
1997 Capital Campaign Committee, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI.
1996 Judge, NATIONAL SCHOLASTIC ART AWARDS PROGRAM, Milwaukee Ar Museum.
1995-00 Membership Development Committee, Milwaukee Art Museum.
1995- Member, Photo Council, (on Executive Committee '95-99), Milwaukee Art Museum.
1989-90,92 Site Chairman for Community Shows, Palo Alto, CA

EDUCATION
Studied Fine Art at UWM and Layton School of Art and Design in Milwaukee, WI: Biomedical Illustration at UCLA and California State University at Long Beach (affiliated wth VA Hospital and USC School of Medicine); Experimental Photography a Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, WI.

Individual studies with Dinah Cross James and Barbara Clark(Experimental Painting, Palo Alto,CA) and Steven Sellars (Experimental Photography, Milwaukee, WI).

AFFILIATIIONS:
Coalition of Photographic Arts
Photography Council, Milwaukee Art Museum
Cultural Alliance of Greater Milwaukee
Wisconsin Visual Artists
Guild of Natural Science Illustrators

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS:
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance, Milwaukee, WI
West Bend Mutual, West Bend, WI
Shepherd Center, Atlanta, GA
Marcus Hotels and Resorts, Milwaukee, WI
State of Wisconsin

CATALOGS AND PUBLICATIONS:
CoPA 2nd Annual Juried Exhibition
Flyways: Women & Ecology Around the Pacific
Art in Wisconsin (cover artist; July/August 2007)
WP&S/WI Artist in all Media Biennial Exhibition

COMMERCIAL EXPERIENCE:
Artist and Art Director for television (Milwaukee, WI) and freelance artist/illustrator

CLIENTS:
Mendez Biomedical Associates, Los Angeles, CA.
BAILEY'S TEXTBOOK OF HISTOLOGY, (through USC School of Medicine and Mendez Biomedical Associates) Los Angeles, CA.
Victor Communications, Los Angeles, CA.
Karyx, Los Angeles, CA.
Pfizer Intenational, New York, NY.
Eileen Hughes Travel, New York, NY.
Green Tree Garden Club (GCA), Milwaukee, WI.
Herb Society, Milwaukee, WI.
Woman's Club, Milwaukee, WI.





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