Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, California, B.F.A
California State University at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, B.A.


2016 Madrid, New Mexico, Encaustic Workshop, Instructors Ellen

         Koment and Shawna Moore

2012 Portland, Oregon, Encaustic Workshop, Instructor Linda                    Womack

2011 Idyllwild, California, Encaustic Workshop, Instructor Linda  


2000 Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Artist in  Residence, Symposium Facilator: Anne Truitt

1993 Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Master Teacher,  Jennifer Bartlett


2004 "Large Works ," 800 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, California and  550 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale, California.

2003 "Solo Series of Five," Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro,   California

2002 "Meditation II," Bernard Milken Jewish Community Campus,   West Hills, California

2002 "Meditation," Pierce College Art Gallery (two-person show) 

1995 "Echoes," Hillel Art Gallery at the University of Southern               California

1994 "Portals," Torrance Joslyn Fine Arts Gallery, Torrance, CA.    

1994 "Morning, Noon, and Night," The Art Store Gallery, Studio City,  California

1992 "In a Dream," Brand Library Art Gallery, Glendale, California


2017  "Illuminations," Chaffey Community Museum of Arts, 271 S.        Lemon Ave, Ontario, CA. 9 1761

2017  "Encaustic," Carter Sexton, 5308 Laurel Canyon Blvd, No.           Hollywood, A 91607

2017  "Global Warming is REAL," Museum of Encaustic Art, 632         Aqua Fria, Santa Fe, NM 87501

2016  Open Call, "Play" Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at 

  Barnsdall Park, 4800  Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, 

  Califrnia 90027

 2016  "Encaustic: The Art of Painting With Wax" LAX WAX ART,

           Atrium Gallery, Ventura County Government Center Hall of

           Administration, Ventura California, 93009 

2016   "Music for the Eyes" La Galeria Gitana San Fernando, 


2015  “Another Way of Keeping a Diary,” International Encaustic   Artists, Juror David Limrite, San Louis Obispo Museum of Art,   San Louis Obispo, California 93401

2015  "With Love, a Final Exhibition", Fifth Floor Gallery, Robert                  Apodaca, Los Angeles, California 90012

2015  “Flux” Chaffey Community Museum of Art, Ontario, California

2015  “Reflections of Life” La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando,   California

2015  “Fusion” Keystone Art Space Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2015  “Random Words #1V,” Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe New   Mexico

2014  LAXWAX Art, Susan Tibbles Curator, Santa Barbara, California

2014  LAXWAX Art “Chemistry of Perspectives” Thousand Oaks   Community Gallery, Newbury Park, California

2014  “Contemporary Encaustic” LAXWAX Art East SCA Project                Gallery, Pomona, California

2014  “Contemporary Encaustic” LAXWAX Art, Wave Gallery,                      Ventura,California

2013  "The Spirit of Pl" Memorable Interior Spaces, La Galeria                   Gitana, San Fernando, California, Curator, Karen Nichols

2012  “From Abstraction to the Sublime” La Galeria Gitana, San   Fernando, California, Curator, Karen Nichols

2012 “The Versatility of Encaustics, Carter Sexton Gallery, Studio          City, California Curator, Patti Akesson

2012 “Red” Danielak Art, Pasadena, California, Curator Margaret  Danielak

2012 Valley Artists Guild, Venice Arts Gallery, Venice, California

2012 “Gem” Los Angeles Art Association, Gallery 825, Los Angeles   California

 2011 "End of an Empire" Davis Arts Service, North Adams,   Massachusetts Juror: Richard Rand, Senior Curator, The   Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA

2011 "Cutting Edge Exhibition", Terrell Moore Gallery, Los Angeles,   California Juror: Terrell Moore

2010 Juried All-Media Exhibition, Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho  Palos Verdes, California

2010 "Outside the Box," Canoga Park Youth Art Center, Canoga                 Park, California


1990 "Words and Images," Installations Gallery, Encino, California


2016  31st. International Fine Art Competition, Agora Gallery, Agora, CA.

Silver Anniversary Medal in Painting, Brand XXV, 1996, Juror: Charles Arnoldi

Bronze Medal in Painting, "Art of California Magazine," Judges: Henry Hopkins, Philip Linhares, Robert Barrett, Manuel Neri, andJuanita Purner


International Encaustic Artists
Encaustic Art Institute
Xanadu Gallery

Rev: 2016

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