Bio

While making work that is aesthetically based on the standard model of western European art history, I am always searching for the descriptive energy of any scene, person or object.

April 2017

Biographical:

Born 1967 in Illinois, United States

Lives and works in Los Angeles, California

Education:

BFA, Fine Arts, Otis Art Institute,  – Painting, Sculpture, Art History, Art Theory.  Professors: Tom Wudl, Michael Davis, Rick Oginz, Will Weston, Rene Petropolis.

Los Angeles Harbor College,  – Architecture.  Professors: Dr. Osamu Wakita, Michael Song, Scott Callahan, Nagy Bakhoum.

Events and Workshops :

2015 – Upcoming Summer Painting Workshop at Palos Verdes Art Center (PVAC).

2013 – Figure Drawing Workshop Series, Teaching and Mentor Artist at ESMoA.

Shows :

2015

“LA Juried Show”, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

“Untitled Group Show”, The Loft with South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA

“Group Show”, South Bay Contemporary @ Klaus Center for the Arts, San Pedro, CA

“Art Auction XVI”, Long Beach Museum of Art (Invited)

“Day of Art”, Group Show and Paint Out event, Rogers Gardens, Costa Mesa, CA

“Sundays at Two”, at Rolling Hills Methodist Church, Rolling Hills, CA

2014

“Local Color”, Group Show @ The Loft Studios and Gallery, San Pedro, CA

“Stories”, Group Show with El Segundo Art Association.

“Day of Art”, Group Show and Paint Out event, Rogers Gardens, Costa Mesa, CA

“In Motion” Group Show Extended at the converted Lexus Dealership Showspace in Torrance, CA

“Sundays at Two”,  at Rolling Hills Methodist Church, Rolling Hills, CA

2013

“In Motion” Group Show at the converted Lexus Dealership Showspace in Torrance, CA

“The Wildflower Trio”, SOLO SHOW in tandem with Tim Durkovic and company performing Jenni Brandon’s piece at The Church of the Good Shepard, Arcadia CA

“May Flowers”, Group Show with El Segundo Art Association

“Main Street Day”, Community event El Segundo

“Art in the Gardens”, Group Show and Paint Out event, Rogers Gardens, Costa Mesa, CA

“Gestures”, Group Show with El Segundo Art Association

2012

“Art Transcriptions”, SOLO SHOW for season opening of Classical Concert Series, Sundays at Two, Rolling Hills Methodist Church.

“Dazzling.Dynamic.Viewpoints” @ The Artists Studio Gallery, Rolling Hills Estates, CA

“Trees and Trails: Landscapes from the Field, SOLO SHOW,The Norris Center, Rolling Hills Estates, CA

“Pastiche One” @ The Artists Studio Gallery, Rolling Hills Estates, CA

Malaga Cove Art Show, Palos Verdes, CA

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Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA

El Camino College, CA

Medea Gallery, San Pedro, CA

El Segundo Library, El Segundo, CA

Spot Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Various Cafes, Restaurants, Local Businesses and Fundraisers

Private Collections :

Toni Czechorosky, CA

Kyung Song, CA

Jim and Ann Mc Curry, CA

Marianne Farrell, CA

Janice Plank, CA

Mr. & Mrs. Joey Lin, CA

Cary Freeney, CA

Pauline Falstrom, CA

Karen Doran, CA

Liz and Jerry Lubin, CA

Kamala Burns, KY

Vicky Lecalvez, OH

Roz Templin, CA

Bernard DiJare, CA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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