Biography

2016 Travels to Ecuador; shows in "Vanishing Point" at Art House Gallery, Jersey City; solo show "COLORS" at Berkshire Art Museum (BAM); Poetry reading at Eclipse Mill Gallery
2015 Shows in Serbia, "Art in Miniature" (Society of Arts); Albania, "International Aquarelle Exhibition;" Somerville, MA, "Dream Weavers" (Brickbottom Gallery), "Art via Post" (Somerville Armory); Cambridge, MA, "Tangible Proof" (Modestino Gallery), "Word and Image" (Chandler Gallery); North Adams, MA, "Then and Now," "Those Seventies," (BAM)
2014 Artist's Resource Trust Grant
Cultural Council of Northern Berkshire, Grant
Visiting Lecturer, Mass College of Art and Design, Boston
Goetemann Artist Residency, Gloucester, MA
Water+Earth: A Call to Protect Fragile Ecosystems, Gallery 51, N. Adams, MA
2012-2013 Visiting Faculty, UMass Boston
2010-2013 Affiliate Faculty, Union Institute & University, Brattleboro, VT; Lesley University LCB, Cambridge, MA
2009 Visiting Artist, American Academy in Rome; Resident Artist, Thammasat University; Shows in Bangkok, Thammasat University and Rotunda Gallery; in Pattaya, Sheraton Hotel; Artist Mentor for the Art Institute of Boston MFA in Visual Arts Program
2008 Shows in Serbia, "Ninth Annual Biennal of Miniature Art;" in Thailand, Art Republic Gallery and Rotunda Gallery; in U.S. at Garthwaite Gallery, Weston, MA, Arts Moderne, Housatonic, MA; poetry reading at the British Council, Bangkok
2007 Shows in Belgrade, Serbia at Museum of Applied Arts; Yubin International Center; and Unocal Gallery, Nonthaburi, Thailand
2006 Artist in Residence, "Montenegro in the Eyes of American Artists," Ulcinj, Montenegro
2002-2007 Lesley University Graduate School, Division of Interdisciplinary Inquiry, LCM (Learning Community Masters); Art Institute of Boston MFA in Visual Arts; SMFA (School of the Museum of Fine Arts); UMass Boston teaching positions.
2005 Moves to Bangkok, Thailand with base in N. Adams, MA, USA
  Robert Frost Poetry Award Finalist
2002 Divine Gallery Solo Show, "Landscape," Dhaka, Bangladesh.
2001 "Neel Utshob" Indigo Exhibition, Aranya, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
2000-02 Moves to Bangladesh for two years, travels in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Nepal, India.
2000 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant.
1993-95-97 Solo Shows at Boston Public Library Print and Drawing Collection, Lionheart Gallery, Flying Univeristy Gallery, Boston, MA
1990 Rose Art Museum: exhibits at Between Metaphor and Matter.
1987-00 Emerson College, Lesley University, Boston Museum School teaching positions.
1984-86, 88 Arts Lottery Grants, Boston, MA
1980 CAPS Finalist
1978-84 Art Colony Fellowships to Millay Colony, MacDowell Colony, Ossabaw Island Project, Blue Mountain Center. Paints landscape, develops ink drawings.
1978 Rhode Island School of Design, studies with Wolf Kahn.
1976-80 Cornell University Design Deptartment and Ithaca College teaching positions.
1972-74 Scholarship to Byam Shaw School of Drawing and Painting, London. Post-Graduate Degree. Travels through Europe.
1971 Yale University Summer Scholarship.
1968-72 Cornell University Art and Architecture Department Scholarship. BFA degree. Studies with Gillian Pederson-Krag and Friedel Dzubas.
Education
   
1980-86 BCAE Writing Workshops
1980-82 Tufts University Women's School, Poetry Workshop
1978 Rhode Island School of Design, Graduate Courses in Painting
1972-74 University of the Arts, London, MFA
1971 Yale University at Norfolk
1968-72 Cornell University, BFA