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About The Artist

 

ENTER A WORLD SOMEWHERE BETWEEN REAL AND IMAGINED

 

Depicting an ‘almost-but-not-quite-real’ world somewhere between authentic and imagined, my artwork celebrates ambiguity, sliding in and out of reality, and compelling me to challenge previous ideas and established thoughts. 

 

I ask you to consider:

  • What is it?

  • Where is it?

  • What do you see?

  • What do you feel?

  • Do you find yourself in it, or not?

 

My influences include 19th and 20th century African sculpture; the Constructivism, Geometric Abstraction and Cubism (Picasso, Braque, Lipschitz) art movements; M.C. Escher's and Giorgio de Chirico’s ‘illogical perspective’ works; Louise Nevelson’s bas relief works; Joseph Cornell’s shadow boxes; and Frank Stella’s metal reliefs, among others.

 

Educated at Boston University (BFA, sculpture) and Cranbrook Academy of Art (MFA, sculpture), I see sculpturally and create bas relief artworks using a variety of materials. Building three-dimensional forms, I adhere each element to the base, juxtaposing forms and shapes to highlight their points of contact and the shadows they cast.

 

I invite you to glimpse into my interpreted world and discover where you find yourself. 

Solo Exhibit

  • Gallery Ring (virtual exhibit), 2021

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • Pine and Palms, Coral Springs Museum of Art, Coral Springs, FL, 2022

  • Space, Art House Gallery, 2022

  • 32nd All Florida Juried Art Show, Martin Arts, Stuart, FL, 2022

  • Revelations Exhibit, Visionary Art Collective, 2022

  • Waves, Art and Climate Exhibit, Arts Warehouse, Delray Beach, FL, 2022

  • New Contemporaries, Dodomu Gallery, 2022

  • Summer Exhibit (by invitation - 6 works), ArtServe, Ft. Lauderdale, 2022

  • Strictly Abstract, O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, 2022

  • Within, Art-Fluent, 2022

  • Geometric Gestures, Dodomu Gallery, 2022

  • Elements, Art-Fluent, 2022

  • Works on Paper, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, 2022

  • Modes of Abstraction, Art Center of Sarasota, FL, 2021/22

  • Light and Shadow, Maryland Federation of Art, 2021/22

  • Art on BRIC Walls, Boca Raton Museum of Art, 2021/22

  • Transformation, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, 2021

  • Picking Up the Pieces, Collage Artists of America, 2021

  • Changing Landscapes (5 works), ArtServe, 2021

  • First National Exhibition, Denise Bibro Fine Arts (NYC), one of 20 selected artists, 2021

  • Artists to Follow in 2021, Michael Rose Fine Art, 2021

  • Leaders in Abstraction – Vol. 1, The Art House Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2021

  • 90th Annual Juried Exhibition, National Art League, 2020

  • Artists Choice, Foundry Gallery, Washington, D.C., 2020

  • Fresh Air Exhibition, Ridgefield (CT) Guild of Artists, 2020

  • Continuum Exhibit, West Palm Beach, FL, 2020

  

Selected Honors/Awards

  • 1st Place, Mixed Media, City of Pembroke Pines 17th Annual Art Competition
    Pembroke Pines, FL, 2022

  • Honorable Mention, Art Extravaganza, Studio 18 in the Pines, 2022

  • Honorable Mention, Abstractions Exhibit, Broward Art Guild, 2021

  • 1st Place, Mixed Media, City of Pembroke Pines 16th Annual Competition,
    Pembroke Pines, FL, 2021

  • 2nd Place, Art in the Time of Corona, Artist Table Online Gallery, 2021

  •  1st Place, Nature Exhibit, Grey Cube Online Gallery, 2021

  • Honorable Mention, Abstract Exhibit, Art Show International, 2021

  • Honorable Mention, Colorful Abstractions Exhibit, Fusion Art Online Gallery, 2021

  • Juror’s Choice Award, Elemental: Earth, Fire, Water, Air, Maryland Federation of Art, 2020

  • Best in Show, Winter Spectacular Salon, Broward Art Guild, 2019/20

  • Honorable Mention and People's Choice Award, Tri-County Biennial Exhibit, FL, 2019

 

Publications