Past & Present

Career Achievements:

Adjunct Professor: New Jersey City University, Jersey City NJ

Retired Art Educator: Newark Public Schools, Newark, NJ


Professional Artist Communities:

Pro Arts Jersey City: Co-President

Mana Decentralized: Artist Member, Jersey City, NJ

Monmouth Museum: Artist Member, Lincroft, NJ


Education:

MA Education Administration: St. Peter's University

     Jersey City, NJ

BFA Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University

     New Brunswick, NJ

Pratt Institute: Brooklyn NYC. Attended 1989-1992


Awards & Publications

Winning Entry: 

   The Photo Review 2019 Competition Issue

   Curiosity: Walking Into Smoke

    Lyle Rexer, Juror


Second  Place 2019

   Moments in Focus

   Alfa Arts Gallery

   New Brunswick, NJ


Honorable Mention

   Float Photo Magazine

   The Road - March 2020

   Trenton, NJ


Winning Entry: 

The Photo Review 2018 Competition Issue

 Inmigración: Window With A Bullet

   Sarah Meister, Juror

   Curator of Photography 

   Museum of Modern Art NYC


Juror's Selection: Urban Suburban Rural 2018 for

Spiritualism: Praise the Setting Sun

   Kay Kenny, Juror

   New York Center for Photographic Arts

   Jadite Gallery

   413 W 50th St

   New York, NY


Gold Medal Award: Best in Monochrome for
  Off Season Asbury Park

   EyeSights 2018

   Juried Photography Exhibition

   The Guild, Shrewsbury NJ


Bronze Achievement Award for
   Make Women Great Again

   Open Juried Show 2017
   The Guild, Shrewsbury
 

Exhibitions & Events


Glasgow Gallery of Photography

   Monochrome 3

   Glasgow, Scotland

   February 29 - March 10, 2020


Float Photo Magazine

   The Road

   JKC Gallery, Trenton, NJ

   February 24 - March 12, 2010


Valid World Gallery Barcelona, Spain

   The Art of Photography

   January 6 -13, 2020 


Rotunda Gallery - City Hall, Jersey City NJ

Pro Arts Cooks!

   December 2019

   Curator & Editor of Cookbook, Exhibitor


PH21 Gallery - Budapest, Hungary

Forward the tradition

    December 19, 2019 - January 11, 2020

Scapes

​    September 26 - October 19, 2019

 Glitch

    August 29 - September 21, 2019

Significant Colour

    August 1-24, 2019

The Shape of Things
    May 4 - June 1, 2019

 Stories 2019

​    April 11-May 4, 2019


Monmouth Museum, Lincroft NJ

Juried & Member Exhibitions:
   Juried Photography Exhibition 2019

   Fabulous Food 2018
   Does It Match The Couch? 2018
   Big Art in Small Packages 2017, 2018
   Hope for the Holidays 2017
   Winter Wonders 2016​


​Art House Productions
   262 17th St. Jersey City, NJ

Affordable Art Show

   December 7, 2019 - January 4, 2020
Lost, Then Found
   October 4 - 26, 2019


SK Art Gallery NY
Impressions of Life: B&W Photography 2019
   White Plains NY 10606


Ellarslie Museum, Trenton City Museum
   Ellarslie Open 36
   Calwalader Park, Trenton, NJ
   May 3 - July 7, 2019


The Gallery Space

Identity: A Pro Arts Jersey City Members Exhibition

   Rahway, NJ

   March 5-19, 2019


Bortolami in Tribeca, NYC

Postcards From The Edge

   Benefit for Visual AIDS

​   January 3-5, 2020

   February 22-24, 2019


The SE Center for Photography

Black, White & Monochrome

   Greenville, South Carolina

   February 2019


Solo Exhibition

Quiet Places: A Photographic Essay

   Jersey City, NJ

   December 2, 2018 - January 25, 2019


​Landskrona Foto Festival, Landskrona, Sweden

   Gallery Assistant 
   September, 2018


ProArtsJC Salon Exhibitions

​Watchung Arts Center, Watchung
   198 Stirling Rd Watchung NJ 07069
   September, 2019

   Co-Chair, Curator, Participating Exhibitor

   September, 2018

   Participating Exhibitor


Jersey City Artist Studio Tour, October 2019

   Art House Productions & Mana Decentralized
 

Jersey City Artist Studio Tour, 2018
   ProArts Jersey City Members Show
Who Are We? Who Am I?
   Curator & Exhibitor


Jersey City Artist Studio Tour, October 2017
    Barrow Mansion, LITM, & 
    The Atrium at 210 Hudson St. ​


LITM, Jersey City NJ Group Exhibitions:
    Themed Exhibitions:
    2019: Clear/Crystal, Cold/Ice 
    Pattern & Symmetry
    2018: Birds, Corporeal, Women's Future,
    Life's a Beach, Look Down
    2017: Neverland, Seeking the Light, 
    Undertow & Love Letters
    2016: Opposite of Hate 
    2015: Witchery, Revolution & Nocturne
    Annual Little Wonders Exhibitions: 
    2014, 2016, 2017


ProArts Members, Jersey City
Solstice 2019
    City Hall Rotunda, June 2019 
What's Next? October 2017
    210 Hudson St. Jersey City NJ


The Monroe Center for the Arts
Dialogue - A Cooperative Experiment

    ProArts/Hob'arts 

    720 Monroe St. Hoboken
    July 2018


ARTBOX.PROJECTS New York, NY 1.0
    Stricoff Gallery 

    564 W 25th St.

    New York, NY

    March 2018 


The Guild, Shrewsbury NJ

   The Garden Show May 2018

   EyeSights, Juried Photography Exhibition            

   Open Juried Show​ October 2017

Rahway Art Center, Rahway NJ

   What's Next? Part 2 - January 2018​

Belmar Arts, Belmar NJ

JAS14 - Annual Juried Art Exhibition

             Curator & Exhibitor 2018

    Various Group Shows 2017-2018
 

Strong Women 6 Newark, NJ 2015
    Juried Exhibition & Catalogue  

Shadows & Light Springfield NJ 
    Invitation Exhibition 2014

Is It Possible to Make a Photograph of
New Jersey Regardless of Where You are in The World?
    Pierro Gallery, South Orange NJ 2008
    Juried Traveling Exhibition & Catalogue
    Archived at Newark Public Library