About the Artist
Biography

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Biography

EDUCATION

  • College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY - B.A. in Fine Art with Art Education Certification
    Additional Study:
  • Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
  • Memorial Art Gallery, Creative Workshop, Rochester, NY
  • Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY
  • Robert Reed, Yale University, New Haven, CT

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Faculty of St. John Fisher College, Rochester, NY
  • Instructor: Creative Workshop, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, 1983-present
  • Lecture Demonstrations/Audio Visual Presentations: Art associations, teachers, and community groups, 1983-present
  • Artist-in-Residence: Conduct painting workshops in the United States, Italy, Ireland, Scotland, Greece and France, 1970-present
  • Visiting Artist: Pittsford Central Schools, Pittsford, NY
  • Art Supervisor: Logan Area School System, Altoona, PA

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

  • Corporate Collections:
    Chase Bank; Price Waterhouse Coopers LLT.; Xerox Corporation; Eastman Kodak Company; IBM Corporation; Citibank; Constellation Brands Inc.; Rochester NY General Hospital; Highland Hospital (Rochester, NY); Genesee Health Center (Rochester, NY)
  • Public Collections:
    Memorial Art Gallery/University of Rochesetr, Rochester. New York
    Wilmont Cancer Center
  • Private Collections: Throughout the United States; Canada; England

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

  • More than 100 domestic commissions in VA, NY, PA, GA, TX, D.C., SC, FL, among others.
  • Who's Who in American Art
  • Second place in painting for New York State, 2005
  • Featured in the 1997 Winter Edition of WATERCOLOR - a national art publication
  • Finalist - New York State Artisans Award
  • Member of Excellence, Atlanta Artists Center - one of a limited number of artists accorded merit status from among 300 members
  • Merit Award Winner, Clothesline Art Show, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY - one of two painters selected to receive this honor conferred upon twenty-five of 600 participating artists
  • Merit Award Winner, Art Birmingham National, Birmingham, MI
  • Numerous other awards for painting in juried national and regional exhibitions
  • Merit Awards, Rochester Art Club, a juried professional art association

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