Solo Exhibitions


Los Gatos History Gallery, Permanent Installation,  NUMU New Museum Los Gatos

Left Coast Annual Award Exhibition, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA  Juror: Lucia Sanroman

Ming Quong Mural, Collaborative Exhibition NUMU New Museum Los Gatos and Uplift Services

The Painter's Journey: On the Road to Los Gatos, NUMU New Museum Los Gatos, CA

2011- 2015  

Leap of Faith and The Tarot Project:  Riverside Museum of Art, Riverside, CA  
Leap Of Faith, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada    
Rydell Visual Arts Fellow Exhibition Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA
Narrating The Feminine, Monterey Peninsula College Art Gallery, Monterey,CA


Ornament, Michaelangelo Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA

Stormy Weather, Julie Baker Fine Art, Nevada City, CA

Charmed, Savage Art Resources, Portland, OR

Ornament: New Paintings, Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR  
Goddess Series: An Installation of Paintings, Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland
The Porcelain Series: New Paintings, Vita Gallery, Portland, OR  
Paintings, Vita Gallery, Portland, OR
Poetic Heroic, Tribeca 148 Gallery, NYC

Group Exhibitions


Water’s Edge: Landscapes for Today, Bellingham National Exhibition, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham , WA, Curator: Bruce Guenther

Crocker Kingsley Exhibition, Blue Line Arts, Sacramento, CA, Juror: David Pagel

Mary Porter Sesnon, Pino Alto, Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery, UCSC, CA

My Mother Thinks I'm a Great Artist, Pajaro Vallery Arts, Watsonville   
Sexism: A Touchy Subject, ARC Gallery, San Francisco, Juror: Catherine Clark
Folktales and Legends: An Exhibition Without Borders, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
50/50 UC Santa Cruz Alumni Exhibition, Robert Blitzer Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA 

Color, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition, Brooklyn, NY, Curator: Lauren Hinkson
Undressed: An Expose of Conceptual Garments and Accessories, PVAC Gallery, Watsonville, CA
Contemporary Women 2014, Chico Art Center, Chico CA, Curator: Maria Medua

Circus, Circus, Santa Cruz Institute of Contemporary Art, Santa Cruz, CA
In Dreams, Santa Cruz County Bank Collaborative, Santa Cruz, CA

Momentum, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, Juror: Rita Gonzales
Rydell Visual Arts Fellows, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA

Edge, Robert Blitzer Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA 
Feedback, Porter Faculty Gallery, UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA
Sanctuaries in Time, Columbia/Barnard Kraft Center, NYC

Cielo/Sky, Santa Cruz de Tenerfle, Canary Islands, UCSC Sesnon Gallery

Artist-in-Residence Exhibition, Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

Bay Area Annual, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA, Juror: Karen Kienzle

Women's Things: Reassessing Everyday Objects, Wiseman Gallery, Roque Community College, Grants Pass, OR

Remove Viewing 3, Squaw Valley Institute, Olympic Valley, CA

Narrative Bodies, Sesnon Gallery, UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA

Taboo, Studio Montclair, Monclair, NJ, Juror: Jerry Salz
Reallegories II, Fairbanks Gallery, Oregon State University, Corvalis, OR

Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art, Chautauqua Center for the Visual Arts, Juror: Donald Kuspit
Paperwork, Savage Art Resources, Portland, OR


Core Sample - Reallegories: The Poetic Narrative, Belmont Factory, Portland, OR
Lost and Found, Savage Art, Portland, OR
Common Code, Littman Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR
Drawing for Drawing, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art
Inaugural Exhibit: New American Paintings, New American Painting Gallery, Boston, MA
Faculty Exhibit Oregon College of Art and Craft, Buckley Center Gallery, University of Portland
Summer Group Exhibit, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA

Red, Vita Gallery, Portland, OR


 Out of Context, DD&A Gallery, NYC
Partial to Paper, Pino Molica Gallery, NYC
Ten, Eye Grind Gallery, Santa Barbara, CAPre -View 1993, Neuberger Museum, Purchase, NY
Modern Myth, Trenkmann Gallery, NYWhich Old World? Debunking the American Myth, Bronx River Art Center, NY
E-vento 360, Pino Molica Gallery, New York - Rome, Italy
Reinventing the Wheel, Henry Street Settlement, NY
New Directions in the 90's, National Juried Group Exhibition Curated by Maurice Tuchman, Hello Artichoke Gallery, Santa Monica, CASmall Works Show, BACA, Brooklyn
Childhood: Imitation and Perception, Henry Street Settlement, NYDialogue: Painting, Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY
Five Alive, The International House Gallery, NY


Columbia University, MFA, New York City, 1990
University of California, Santa Cruz, BFA, Secondary Teaching Credential: Art, 1986


Instructor, Painting/Drawing/Mixed Media, Cabrillo College (2005-present), Aptos, CA
Instructor, Mixed Media, Oregon College of Arts and Crafts (1999-present)
Instructor, Mixed Media Summer Workshops, Verrocchio Art Centre, Tuscany, Italy (2011- present)
Instructor, Drawing/Painting, Portland State University (1999-2004)
Instructor, Drawing/Painting, Graduate School of Professional Studies, Lewis and Clark College (2004)
Instructor, Drawing/Painting, Columbia University (1990-1995)
Instructor, Art Education, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY
Juror, National Exhibition, “Mix It Up, Mixed Media”, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA, 2015
Juror, National Exhibition, “All Mixed Up, Mixed Media Exhibition”, Santa Cruz Art League,  Santa Cruz, CA 2014
Curator, Core Sample, “Reallegories”, Belmont Factory Portland, Oregon 2003


Artetorial, Selected Visualist, Oct/Nov 2018

Catamaran Literary Reader, 2016
365 Artists A Day, Blog, 2016
The Press Enterprise, 2015
Studio Visit Magazine, 2014
Catamaran Literary Reader, 2012
Artshift, 2008
Oregonian, 2004
Artweek, January 2004
New American Paintings, Dec/Jan 2001
The Oregonian, August 2001
Willamette Week, August 2001
The Oregonian, April 2000
The Oregonian, July 1998
Anodyne, July 1998
The Oregonian, July 1996
Corriere Della Serra, 1994
Santa Barbara News Press, 1993
The Santa Barbara Independent, 1993


2019 ACI Artist Residency, Corciano , Italy

2018 NUMU Los Gatos Director’s Circle Commission, Artist

2010-2011  Rydell Visual Artist Fellowship

2012  American Academy in Rome, Visiting Artist Residency, Rome, Italy
2008  Artist-in-Residence, Oregon College of Art and Craft
1994  New York State Council of the Arts, Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, NYC, NY
1992  Henry Street Settlement, Artist-in-Residence Fellowship,NYC, NY
1990  Mac Dowell Colony Fellowship, Peterborough, New Hampshire
1989  The Birnbaum Scholarship Fund, Columbia University
1988  Artist Fellowship Program, California Arts Council