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Visual artist, producing sculpture, painting, mixed media and animation


M.F.A.             2002       Sculpture   Claremont Graduate University
Certificate       2000       Fine Art     Santa Monica College of Design Art and Architecture
B.A.                1968       Theater Arts   S.U.N.Y.  Binghamton, Harpur College,
Other                              Santa Monica College, CSUN, LA Pierce  &  Mission College
.                                     UCLA .Extension, Barnsdall Art Center
                                     .computer .aided .design, website design. graphic
                                      design,    computer animation, Chinese language & culture study   
Teaching Credential        California State University, Long  Beach     
Award              1969       Educational Alliance, NY , Chaim Gross                               
                        1998      Malibu Art Association, Honorable Mention 

Selected Solo and Showcase Exhibition

2010                 Finalist, Belle Art, 2nd Cycle, Scottsdale, Arizona
2008-9              Howell Green Gallery, Topanga, CA
2007                 Walking Deconstructed: Bipedalism, LAA Gallery 825, Los  Angeles

2006                 New Multimedia, Brand Library and Galleries,  Glendale, CA
2005                 String Figures,  Caged,  Armory NW, Pasadena
2004                 Some of Parts,  18th Street Arts Complex, Santa Monica, CA.
2004                 Eve on the Edge,  Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery, Pima CC, Tuscon AZ
2004                 VVVF, Video Festival,  co-curator, various So Cal locations.
2003                Two Plus Two, Upstairs at the Market Gallery, Los Angeles
2003                Miraculous Skin, film production, Los Angeles, CA
2003                Group Show,  Lankershim Art Gallery, No Hollywood, CA.
2003                Eve on the Edge, In the Nursery, Armory NW, Pasdena, CA
2003                Walking On Air, Art Above Your Head, Armory/One Colorado,  Pasadena, CA
2003                Outside In, Off Rose Secret Gallery, Venice, CA.
2002                M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Claremont Graduate University              
2001                Showcase,  Topanga Canyon Gallery, Topanga, CA.
                       Wired Sonata ,  DC Gallery, Claremont Graduate University                                                                                        
                       3 Light Bulbs & a tape recorder,  White Gallery, Claremont, CA

 Group Exhibitions

2011                      Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2011                      Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2011                     California Open Show, TAG Gallery, SM, CA, jurors: Catherine Chang Liu & Peter Mays
2011                      “Not A C.A.R.”,  Gallery 825, LA,  curated by Silvia Sonnenschmidt and Thomas  Volkmann,
2010                  Curiosities of the Curio, Andi Campog
none Projects, Pomona, CA
2009                 Brand 38, Ruth Weisberg, juror,  Brand Library and Galleries, Glendale, CA
2009                 Provisional, Shane Guffogg juror, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art   
                        Fullerton, CA
2009                 Out There, LAAA G825, Bert Green, juror
2008                 Open Show, LAAA G825, David Pagel, juror
2008                 Municipal Juried Show, Barnsdall Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008                 All Media Juried Show, Palos Verdes Art Center, PV, CA
2008                 Hokum, G825, LAAA, Los Angeles, CA
2007                 Karkoul,  Fei Gallery, Guangzhou, PRC, China
2006                 Primarily Red, SCWCA, I-Five Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006                 Group shows, Gallery 825, Los Angeles
2005,                Open Show,  TCG,  Chris Burden, juror, Topanga, CA
2004                 Topanga Canyon Film Festival,  Topanga, CA
2004                 On Site at the Gate, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA,
2003                 LA Art Assoc. G825, Juried Open
2003                 Dust is also Buddha,  Art Center, CSU Channel Islands, CA.,
2003                 De/Con/Struct,  Crazyspace, 18th St Arts Complex, Santa Monica, CA
2002-4              Gallery 825, LAAA, various group shows. Los Angeles, CA..            
2002                 Sacred Spaces, Topanga Canyon Gal
lery, Topanga, CA
2001                 Group Show , Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.
2001                 LA Art Assoc. G825, Juried open, Chris Miles, juror
2001                 Year End Exhibition,  Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.
2001                 Brand Library Works on Paper,Glendale CA. award winner
2000                 Fresh Meat, Claremont Grduate University, Claremo
nt, CA.
                        New Space, New Work, Topanga Canyon Gallery, Topanga, CA.
1999                 Group   Exhibition,  Julie Ricco Gallery, Santa Monica
1999                 Venice Vortex, Santa Monica College Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
1999                 Holliday Exhibition,  Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA.
1999                 Gplden State Sculptors Exhibition, Josylyn Art Center, Torrance, CA

1997                 Disparate Visions,  Community Gallery, Woodland Hills, CA.
1995                Topanga Canyon Gallery, Topanga, CA
1994                Golden State Sculptors Exhibition, Honorable Mention,  Agoura CA,
1993                Topanga Canyon Gallery, Topanga, CA 
1993                Instructors and students Art Show, Rustic Canyon, CA
1992                Drawing Exhibition, LA Pierce College Gallery, Woodland Hills, CA
1990                Sculpture Exhibition, Santa Monica College Gallery


1992- 2009       Studio Assistant, Sullivan’s Ceramics, Topanga, CA.


2005                       Chinese European Art Center,  Residency, Xiamen, China
2001-2002              Teaching Assistant, Pomona College,  Ceramics, Claremont,CA
1999 -2000             Teaching Assistant, Santa Monica College, Art Dept., SM, CA
1987-89                  Mechanical drafting, EG  Heller, Tarzana, CA
1989-91                  Cost Estimator, Rimo Mfg Canoga Park, CA
1972-1977              Lead Teacher, LAUSD, Children’s Centers, Los Angeles,

Chris Burden
Burgess Meredith
John Boorman
Susan Nissman
Andi Campogonone
Jim and Sue Sullivan


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