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547 South 11th Ave.
Pocatello, ID 83201
(208) 232-7208
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2003         Invited to exhibit in 4th Firenze Biennale, Florence, Italy.

2001         $4k CT State Grant received to complete a cycle of murals,  Ansonia Nature Center, Ansonia, CT.

1998         Artists Abroad!, a funded study of Art History & the painting techniques of the Masters
                  in Rome, Florence, Sienna, and Naples, Italy.

1998-01    Voted one of 3 Favorite Local Artists,  Pocatello Chamber of Commerce "Smile Fest".

1993-94    Independent Research Grant,  Moab, UT.  Commissioned to create a series of paintings
                  that interpret the landscape of Southern Utah's Arches & Canyonlands National Parks.

1991-92    Artist in Residence,  Walrus & Carpenter Books, Pocatello, ID.

1989         Graduate Student Scholarship,  Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID.

1984         Koenig Award to a Connecticut Artist,  Milford Fine Arts Council Juried Exhibition, Milford, CT.

                 Helen Jankura Memorial Art Award,  Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport, CT.

                 Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts,  Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport, CT.

                 Honorable Mention,  Student Art Exhibition,  HCC, Bridgeport, CT.

1983         Best of Show/1st place painting,  Student Art Exhibition,  HCC, Bridgeport, CT. 
 
1982         Project Completion Grant,  Valley Arts Council, Lower Naugatuck Valley, CT.

                 Graduating Art Award,  Ansonia High School, Ansonia, CT.
The Sagebrush Gallery, SLC, UT.
Piccolo Gallery, Pocatello, ID.
The Artch Gallery,  Moab, UT.
The Tara James Gallery, Pocatello, ID.
Western Walls Gallery,  Pocatello, ID.
The Left Bank Gallery,  Pocatello, ID.
N E X T
2005     Alumni Art Exhibition, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID.

1989    Annual Graduate Student Exhibition,  Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID.

1988    Annual Graduate Student Exhibition,  Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID.

1987    Alumni Art Exhibition,  Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT.

1984    Student Art Exhibition,  Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT.

1983    Student Art Exhibition,  Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT.

1982    Ansonia H S Art Exhibition,  Ansonia Nature Center, Ansonia, CT.
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