EDUCATION
  • Douglass College, 1960-1961
  • New York University, Washington Square College of Arts & Science 1961-1964
  • Rutgers University 1961-1964 Bachelor of Arts Degree
  • Mead Institute, New York 1988 - Studied the Triune BrainDouglass ou
ART COMMISSIONS AND AWARDS

Jan 2004 One woman show at San Juan College, Farmington, New Mexico

July 2003 Solo Show at Termar Gallery, Durango, Colorado

2003 Butler Museum of Art Pastel Society of America invitational show

July 2003 Featured in Southwest Art magazine 'Best of the West'

2003 Published in Shoshone, Capstone Press

2003 Durango Area Chamber of Commerce "Artist of the Year" and "Juror's Choice" award at Durango Arts Center

2003 Pastel Society of America Signature Invitational Show at Butler Institute of American Art, Ohio

2002 Awarded full signature membership to Pastel Society of America

2002 Awarded premiere full signature membership to Pastel Society of Colorado

2002 Juried in to American Artists Professional League, N.Y. 74th annual show

2002 Artist in Residency at the Aspen Guard Station, Mancos, Colorado

2002 Juried in to International Association of Pastel Societies Show, California

November 2001 Pastel Society of New Mexico Natl. Show - Holbein pastel award

Sept 2001 Three person show at Durango Arts Center "Montage"

July 2001 One woman show at Termar Gallery, Durango

June 2001 Merit Award at Durango Arts Center juried show

January 2001 Best of Show award by Toh-atin Gallery at Durango Arts Center

Summer 2000 Featured artist in 'Western Style' magazine

May 2000 Show entitled "Tierras Sagradas" at the Galeria Arriba of the Abiquiu Inn, New Mexico

January 2000 Salmagundi Club Members Show pastel award

August 1997 One woman show at Durango Arts Center entitled "Maya Tzol'kin Oracle"

1997 Presented oil painting of Eagle earth mounds to HoChunk Indians

May 1998 One woman show on "The Native American Spirit"

1987-1988 Awarded sabbatical leave of absence from Holmdel, NJ schools to study American Indian

1976-1981 Awarded Hon. Mention at Salmagundi Oil Show, scholarship exhibitor at Salmagundi, NY, National Arts Club, NY

NJ Trenton State Museum, and NJ State Watercolor Society shows.

1976 On the cover of 'Trotters and Pacers" magazine

1976 Commissioned to paint 150 ft mural by Palace Amusements, NJ

PUBLICATIONS

Author of INTO THE TRIANGLE, A TEACHER'S TROT, Vantage Press, NY, 1989

MEMBERSHIPS
  • New York Salmagundi Club
  • Pastel Society of America Full Signature Member
  • Colorado Pastel Society Full Signature Member
  • New Mexico Pastel Society
  • Institute of Noetic Sciences
  • San Juan Basin Archaeological Society
  • Durango Arts Center
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EXPERIENCE

Teacher (English, Spanish, Russian, Humanities, Creative Arts), Holmdel, NJ 1976-1989

Teacher, Parsippany, NJ High School 1964-1965

Lectured at American University on Triune Brain - July, 1988

Lectured for 100 Monmouth County, NJ High Schools' Gifted and Talented Students on the Triune Brain Oct., l989

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NOW SHOWING IN:

Durango, Colorado at Termar Gallery

Durango Area Tourism Office - "Artist of the Year"

New York, New York at the Salmagundi ClubNew S D

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