Resume

Education:

B.A. Magna Cum Laude, University of Michigan                                          

M.A., Goddard College , Plainfield , Vermont

 

Awards:          

Juror's Award, Doors and Windows Exhibit, Alliance for the Visual Arts (AVA), Lebanon, NH, October, 2017, for Men's Cabinet

3rd Place Juror's Award, Montpelier SculptCycle, June, 2008, for Battering Ram

Environmental Exhibit Collaborative, Worcester , MA , selected as central exhibit creator for a collaborative of our regional ( Quebec , VT , MA, ME)  mid-size museums' Transformations project, 2008.

Arts Endowment Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, grant for 2005-2006 creation of new work

Vermont Arts Council grant for 2005-2006 for the creation of two new installations

Second Place for Outdoor Sculpture, S.E.A.B.A.'s Lucky 13 Art Hop (2005) , for Teapot Dialogue . Selected by Andrew Witkin, director of the Barbara Krakow Gallery in Boston .

Finalist, fourth annual Barbara Smail Award, 2005

Judge, 23 rd Annual Vermont High School Congressional Art Competition (appointed by Senator James M. Jeffords), May, 2004

Residency, Vermont Studio Center , Vermont Week, 1999 and 2002

Vermont Arts Council grant 1996-1997 for creation of new work, A Guided Tour of Dante's Inferno , a self-enclosed sculptural installation

 

Selected    Exhibitions:      

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS (Title of Exhibit in Italics)

TELEPHONE: An International Arts Experiment, online at http://telephone.satellitecollective.org/, 2015

International Sculpture Day Open Studio, International Sculpture Center, April 24 , 2015

Tarpspace Project (Gene Pool), Zia Park, Western Australia, Permanent Installation, installed November, 2013

Hello from Vermont, Maison Kasini, Montreal, Canada, February 9 - March 26, 2011

ON THE PLANET, Nagoya Citizens Gallery at Yada, Nagoya, Japan, January 27 February 7, 2010 (exhibiting "In The Web", a 36-foot-long wall installation)

 

SOLO and 2 or 3 person EXHIBITIONS (Title of Exhibit in Italics)

 

Alliance for the Visual Arts (AV A), Lebanon, NH, Long Haul, September 7 - October 3 , 2018

Local 64, Motpelier, VT co-working space, long term loan of two large Circular Statements pieces, 2015

Living/Learning Gallery, University of Vermont, Burlington , VT , (2-person with Riki Moss), Parade: Thin Sections , January 21 - February 7, 2014

Vermont Supreme Court, Montpelier , VT , DISC COURSE, July 3 - August 30, 2013

Flynndog, Burlington , VT , Afterward, (2-person with Emiko Sawaragi Gilbert) Van Fleet: All Aboard, October, 2010

School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD, Shunpiker (3-person exhibit) August 2 - October 3, 2009

Lazy Pear Gallery, Montpelier , VT , Rolling Boil , September 23 November 16, 2008

215 College, Burlington , VT Earth Stories (2-person show, Van Fleet: Gene Pool) October 12 - November 4, 2007

Lazy Pear Gallery, Montpelier , VT , Curious Lifeforms , March 15 - May 14, 2007

Cooler Gallery, White River Junction, VT, Circular Statements , September 1 - 30, 2006

T.W. Wood Gallery and Art Center , Montpelier VT , South Gallery, Museum Cases , June 1 - July 23, 2006

Flynndog, Burlington , VT , Circular Statements , May-June, 2006

Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT , Circular Statements , March 14- April 15, 2006

Enigma Gallery, Essex , VT , Circular Statements and Ice Shelf , Oct 9 - Nov 18, 2005

Stefanie Ludyny Gallery, 312 W. 36 th St, New York, NY, Rivers of Blood , Aug 16 - Sep 11, 2004

Beth Jacob Synagogue, Montpelier , VT , Books , March, 2004

Amy Tarrant Gallery, Flynn Center, Burlington, VT, The Red Dress , Jan 9-Feb 28, 2004

MPG Contemporary, Boston , MA , The Red Dress , Sept 5-28, 2003 (two artists)

Catamount Gallery, St. Johnsbury , VT , Video Installation , Nov. 11-30, 2002

Tamarack Gallery, Craftsbury , VT , The Red Dress , Sept 6 - Oct 12, 2002

Vermont Supreme Court, Montpelier , VT , The Red Dress , July 22- Aug 23, 2002

Woodenhead Gallery, Key West , FL , Red Dresses , April, 2002

Institute for Social Ecology, Plainfield , VT , The Flood Series , Nov-Dec, 2001

Arthur's Dress Shop Theater, Ridge St. , New York , NY , Brown , October, 2001

Catamount Gallery, St. Johnsbury , VT , Current 2- and 3-D Work , March, 2001

Woodenhead Gallery, Key West , FL , Recent Work , Feb. 25 - March 10, 2000

Firehouse Gallery (Install Space), Burlington , VT: Creatures , Sept 17 - Oct 17, 1999

ARA Gallery at City Center , Montpelier , Vermont : Nests and Eggs , Oct 3 - Nov 7, 1999

Horn of the Moon, Montpelier , VT :  Messages , August, 1999

AVA ( Alliance for the Visual Arts) Gallery, Lebanon , New Hampshire : Jungian Journey,  Aug 27- Oct. 2, 1999

Egger Gallery, Sterling College , Craftsbury Common , VT :   Nests and Eggs , March 6- May 7, 1999

Lyndon State College, Lyndonville , VT. Imprimatura Brown , Feb 17- April 8, 1999

Trident Booksellers, Newbury Street , Boston , MA ,  Recent Work , Feb 6 - March 6, 1999

Windhorse Visual Arts Center , St. Johnsbury , VT , Recent Work , Oct 26 - Nov 20, 1998

ARA Gallery at City Center , Montpelier , VT , Paintings, Nov 2 - Dec 6, 1998

City Hall Showcase, Montpelier , VT , Martin Luther King Jr. on Racial Diversity , July 1-31, 1998

Rose Street Gallery, Burlington , VT , A Guided Tour of Dante's Inferno and Other Recent Work , June 4- July 3, 1998

Milne Gallery, Barre , VT , A Guided Tour of Dante's Inferno , May 2-30, 1998

Vermont-NEA State Convention, Burlington , VT ,    A Guided Tour of Dante's Inferno , October 22-24, 1998

Vermont State Arts Council Spotlight Gallery, Montpelier , VT ,  Brown, Brown, Falling Down ,  March 21- May 1, 1998

St. Johnsbury Art League Building, St. Johnnsbury , VT ,   A Guided Tour of Dante's Inferno , Oct-December, 1997

 

JURIED EXHIBITIONS (Title of Exhibit in Italics, Work exhibited by artist following in parenthesis)

SEABA Juried Exhibit , Annual SEABA Art Hop, Burlington, VT, September, 2015

The Art of Place , Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph, VT, (two cabinets) January 17 - March 8, 2015

Unraveling and Turning: A Climate Change Exhibit , curated by 350.org Vermont , Goddard Gallery, Montpelier, (Parade Project work) May 24-June 30, 2013

Mutual Gaze, (collaborative installation, Blowing in the Wind), Winooski, VT Pop-Up Gallery District, June - July, 2012

2nd Tuesday (three-dimensional work), Christine Price Gallery, Castleton State College (VT), January 23 - February 17, 2012 v

30/30 Anniversary Print Project , Amy E. Tarrant Gallery for Flynn Theater and Burlington City Arts, Burlington, VT, January 6 - February 18, 2012

Love, Lust & Desire III , McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH (Erogenous Zones), January 25 - February 12, 2011

Jumping Off Of Cliff: A Tribute to H.C. Westermann (Feeding the World) , McCutchan Art Center, University of Southern Indiana, September 20 - November 1, 2010

Artists Reflect on the Historical Collection of the Sullivan Museum (Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is), Norwich, VT, May 28 - August 28, 2009

7 Artists, 7 Sins (Pride) , J.E. Smith Gallery, Evansville, Indiana, August, 2009

Johnson Works: Downtown Outdoor Sculpture , Johnson, Aug 20 - Oct 25, 2008 (Time of the Signs)

Montpelier SculptCycle , Montpelier , VT , selected exhibitor with honorarium (Battering Ram), 2008

Hardwick Outdoor Biennial, Hardwick , VT , (three polychrome steel fish), Summer, 2006

Helen Day Art Center , Stowe , VT , 14 th Annual Exposed! Outdoor Exhibition (Steel Fish) , July 14 - Oct 14, 2006

Revolving Museum, Lowell , MA , Pulling Strings: Traditional & Contemporary Puppetry ( Skater ) , March 12- Sept 30, 2006

SPA Gallery, Barre , VT , One Earth (two paintings from the Flood series, Lichen series, Ice Storm, three paintings on books) , March 9 - April 10, 2004

New Bedford Art Museum, New Bedford, MA, New England Sculpture Association Exhibition (Oracles installation) Oct. 10, 2002- Jan 10, 2003

SPA Gallery, Barre VT , Clean Your Plate (March of the Teapots, video) , Nov. 7-30, 2002

New Arts Program, Kutztown , PA , Invitational Salon Exhibition of Small Works (Little Red Dresses) , May 24-June 30, 2002

Helen Day Art Center , Stowe , VT , NVAA Exhibit (Priest of Watching and Waiting) , Oct 19- Nov 17, 2001

Shelburne Farms, Shelburne , Vermont , Envisioned in a Pastoral Setting (Nests and Eggs) , Sept 22 - Oct 7, 2000

Art in the Round Barn 2000, Waitsfield, Vermont, Sept 23-Oct 8, 2000

Woodenhead Gallery, Key West , FL , Annual Erotic Show (I'm on Fire, Wood, At Traction), Feb. 11-21, 2000

AVA Gallery, Lebanon , NH , Shades of Black and White (Sticks and Stones) , Jan14 - Feb 19, 2000

Catamount Gallery, St. Johnsbury , VT : Y2K ( Messenger ), December, 1999

Gallery 510, Decatur , IL :  Winter Thaw '99 (painting: Jubilation) , March 5-28, 1999

Scollay Square Gallery, Boston , MA :  Women Then, Now, and the Future, (3 paintings) , March 2 -26, 1999

Catamount Gallery, St. Johnsbury , VT : Triptyck (Creation Triptych), March, 1999

Catamount Arts, St. Johnsbury , VT :  Four Letter Words (Mixed media: Don't), July, 1998

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Title of Exhibit in Italics, Work exhibited following in parenthesis)

Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT , ongoing exhibition opportunities, showing in approximately 4 shows/year

The Front, Montpelier, VT, coop gallery, membership since May, 2015, exhibitions changing every 5 weeks.

Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph, VT, invited to participate in exhibitts three times 2014-2016.

SOWA Art Walk, Boston , MA (mixed media sculptures) , May 23, 2004

Flynndog Gallery, Burlington , VT , WORD WORKS: Text-Fortified Visual Art (A Guided Tour of Dante's Inferno and other new work ), April 11-May 3, 2003

Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, MA, Garden Sculpture (Red Dress, painted steel) , June 20-Oct 26, 2002

Interior Design Collection, Dallas , TX , Showroom (2 Red Dresses, Eggs) , 2002

Church & Maple Gallery, Burlington , VT , Art Tones in E minor (3-person exhibit), June 1-16, 2001

Tamarack Gallery, Craftsbury , VT , Regional Artists , Summer, 2001

Studio Place Arts Gallery, Barre , VT , Founders Show (2 installations) , March 8-31, 2001

T.W. Wood Gallery , Vermont College, Montpelier , VT : Playing With Half a Deck (Two Red Dress paintings), Nov 27-Dec 23, 2001

Southern Vermont Art Center , Manchester VT Members Show (painting) , July 3-25 1999

Red Mill Gallery , Vermont Studio Center, Johnson , VT ,  Vermont Week (Ethnic Encampments) , April 28 - May 2, 1999

Flynndog Gallery, Burlington , VT , Enroute 2000 (Mitosis, 3 Oracles) , September 2000

Caravan Arts at Rose Street Gallery, Burlington , VT , Theater of the Imagination: Masquerade of the Soul (three Flood Series paintings ), Oct 22- Nov 13, 2000

T.W. Wood Gallery , Vermont College, Montpelier , VT , A.R.A. Gift of Art (Creatures installation), Dec 3 - Dec 24, 1999

Catamount Arts, St. Johnsbury, VT, Annual Group Show, Sept 1 - Oct 15, 1998

Woodenhead Gallery, Key West, FL Group Show (painting), January, 1997

 

Selected Collections:     

Vermont Supreme Court, Montpelier , Vermont

NRG Systems, Hinesburg, Vermont

Karen Thomsen and Harold Ryan, Copenhagen , Denmark

Gail Simms, Gidgegannup , Western Australia

Bruce Cockburn , Ontario , Canada

Ayako Senda, Akasaka, Tokyo , Japan

Caroline Canning, Dublin , Ireland

Stanley and Judith Zabar, Key West , Florida

Ellen Leibman, Chicago , IL

Catherine Davies, Washington , DC

Mark S. Waskow, Burlington , VT

 

Curation:   

Tell Me , May 24 - June 30, 2018, Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

Social Justice in Race, Gendeer, Immigration and the Environment and Taking it to the Street , Summer, 2017, Goddard College, Plainfield, VT

BIG ART, July-October, 2016, Berlin Mall, Berlin, VT (Enlarged artworks by 16 artists on the outward-facing windows of the mall)

1 - 2 - 3 : Math in Art, June 7 - July 16, 2016, Studio Place Arts, Barre, VT

Storytime, March 6 - April 7, 2012 , Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

The Art of Action, Exhibition Curator, Vermont Arts Council tour of 3 groupings of commissioned work to 30 venues between September 2009 and July, 2010

Circus!, June 16 - July 25, 2009, Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

The Boat Show , March 4 - April 12, 2008 , Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

The Gun Show , January 16 - February 24, 2007 , Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

Give Us a Hand , Jan 31 - March 4, 2006 , Studio Place Arts, Barre VT

Plugged In , Jan 18 - Feb 16, 2005 , Studio Place Arts, Barre VT (Reviewed in Art New England )

Far Out, Jan 27-Feb 28, 2004, Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

Seasons, Dec 5 - Jan 2, 2003 , ARA Gallery at City Center , Montpelier , VT

Ironicons (constructions by Danish artist and filmmaker Hans Kragh-Jacobsen), in 4 different venues, 2003-2005

A Matter of Life and Death , November 1-24, 2001 , Studio Place Arts, Barre , VT

 

Teaching:

Goddard College , Plainfield , VT. Workshops for Education Residency (arts) October, 2002

Spaulding High School , Barre , VT.   Tessellation project: Fall semester, 2004. Mobiles: Spring, 2005

Studio Place Arts teaching, projects, workshops with children, 2001-2007

Art Institute of Boston, Artist Mentor for MFA student, Spring semester, 2005

 

Writing:           

Art New England , one of three reviewers for Vermont exhibits, 2008

Co-founder, Vermont Art Zine , an online publication (since abandoned after transfer to a new publisher)

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