Vita

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Education

1983     MFA in Painting, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

1979     BFA, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX

 

Recent Awards or Grants

2014     Capturing Space-time Relativity in Two-Dimensional Art, Cullen Research Grant

2014     Evocations of Time, Space, and Environment, Faculty Renewal Leave, spring semester, Abilene Christian University (ACU)

2011     Finalist, Hunting Art Prize

2011    Mapping a Symphony, Cullen Research Grant

2010     Apple iPad Exploration Pilot Program, ACU

2010     College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship Award, ACU

 

Recent Exhibitions

2015     Biennial Faculty Exhibition, Shore Gallery, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX

2014     Painting Now, Florence Quater Gallery, Southwest University of Visual Art, Tucson, AZ

2013     Selected Works by ACU Art Faculty, Ira M. Taylor Gallery, Hardin Simmons University, Abilene, TX

2013     Biennial Faculty Exhibition, Shore Gallery, Abilene Christian University (ACU), Abilene, TX

2013     Terra Incognita (Three-person Exhibition), ACU Downtown Gallery, Abilene, TX

2012     Group Exhibition, Demato Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY

2012     Postcards from Abroad: Paintings and Photographs from our Travels in Europe, Shore Gallery, ACU, Abilene, TX (co-curated)

2011     Group Exhibition, Demato Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY

2010     Mapping: Memory and Motion in Contemporary Art, Katonah Art Museum, Katonah, NY (curated by Sarah Tanguy) (catalogue)

2010     Group Exhibition, Demato Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY

2010     Postcards from Abroad: Plein-Air Painting in England and Italy, Shore Gallery, ACU, Abilene, TX (co-curated)

2010     Stolen Glimpses: Photography from a Summer Abroad, ACU Downtown Gallery, Abilene, TX (co-curated)

2010     Biennial Faculty Exhibition, ACU Downtown Gallery, Abilene, TX

 

Selected Competitive Exhibitions

2015     Drawing Discourse, international juried exhibition, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC (Juror: Val Briton) (catalogue)

2013     Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art, The Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX (Juror: Irene Hofmann, Curator, SITE Santa Fe)

2012     Hunting Art Prize, Finalist, Houston, TX (Jurors: Eric Crosby, Curatorial Assistant of Visual Arts, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; Julien Robson, Curator of Contemporary Art, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; Claire Schneider, Independent Curator, Scottsdale, AZ)

2012     BCAA Competition, ACU Downtown, Abilene, TX

2012     Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art, The Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX (Juror: Robin Clark, Curator, San Diego Museum of Modern Art)

2011     BCAA Competition, ACU Downtown, Abilene, TX, First Place, 2D (Juror: Judy Deaton, Curator, The Grace Museum, Abilene, TX)

2010     Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR (Juror: Martha Tedeschi, Curator of Prints and Drawings, Art Institute of Chicago)

2010     Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art, The Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX (Juror: John Zarobell, Assistant Curator, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art)