Education


1976  MFA, American University (cum laude)

1973  BFA, Boston University (cum laude)

1986  Georgetown University Medical School, Gross Anatomy

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017  J. Cacciola Gallery, Bernardsville, NJ

2016  Leiper's Creek Gallery, Nashville, TN

2016  795 Gallery @ Hilton Molino Stucky, Venice, Italy

2015  Galleria Arte Arke, Venice, Italy

2015  Ca' Pisani, Venice, Italy

2015  Brazier Fine Art, Richmond, VA

2014  Cooley Gallery, Leesburg, VA

2014  Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2014  Bodzin Gallery, Fairfax, VA

2013  Galleria Arte Arkč, Venice, Italy

2013  Washington Studio School Gallery, Washington, DC

2012  Galleria San Eufemia, Venice, Italy

2012  ArtSquare, Leesburg, VA  Venetian Painting & Figurative Sculpture

2010  Glave Kocen Gallery, Richmond, VA

2010  Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2010  Galleria San Eufemia, Venice, Italy

2010  Alliance Francaise of Washington, DC

2008  Rose Gallery, Hudson, NY

2007, 04  Ways & Means, Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2006, 03, 01, 00, 98  Gallery 222, Leesburg, VA

2006  Marin-Price Galleries, Bethesda, MD

2005  The Studio, Middleburg, VA

2002, 00  Brazier Fine Art, Richmond, VA

2000  Twentieth Century Gallery, Williamsburg, VA

2000, 97, 95, 93, 91  Courtyard Gallery, Washington, DC

1996  The Artist's Museum, Washington, DC

1998  Rose Gallery, Leesburg, VA

1994  Durham Arts Council Gallery, Durham, NC

1993, 92  Greater Washington Collection Gallery, Leesburg, VA

1992  Mas d'Artigny, Saint Paul de Vence, France
          Nall Foundation, Vence, France

1989, 87  City Gallery, Washington, DC

1986  Stoneman Gallery, Washington, DC

1982  Mount Vernon College, Washington, DC

1978  Tour Philippe-le-Bel, Avignon, France

1977  Galerie Les Amis des Arts, Aix-en-Provence, France

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016  J. Cacciola Gallery, Bernardsville, NJ

2014-2016  Claremont Gallery, Sevenoaks, UK

2014  Sloane Merrill Gallery, Boston MA

2014  Affordable Art Fair, Gallery Be and Art, New York, NY

2013  XXXVme "Le colonete", Venice, Italy

2012 - 2013  Galerie Envie d'Art, Paris, France

2010 - 2012   San Eufemia Gallery, Venice, Italy

2010  Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

2010  South Street Gallery, Easton, MD

2009  L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2008-2009  Loretta Goodwin Gallery, Birmingham, AL

2007  Katzen Center Art Museum, American University Washington, DC

2007, 06   Rose Gallery, Hudson, NY

2005  Paradigm Fine Arts, Taos, NM

2001-2012  Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2000  New Directions, Hoorn-Ashby Gallery, New York, NY

1999-2009  Brazier Fine Art, Richmond, VA

1999-2004  Kendall Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

1986-2000  Courtyard Gallery, Washington, DC

1997  The Artist's Museum, Washington, DC

1995  Washington Figurative Sculpture, MD College of Art and Design, MD

1992  Watkins Gallery, American University, Washington, DC

1991  Mona Bismarck Foundation, Paris, France

1989  Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, DC

1986  Boston University Gallery, Boston, MA

1979  Centre Culturel, Marseille, France

1981  Galerie Les Amis des Art, Aix-en-Provence, France

1976  Kreeger Award Nominees, American University, Washington, DC

1975  Drawings Corcoran Musuem, Washington, DC

Academic Appointments

2004  Xiamen University, Xiamen, China, Visiting Professor of Painting

2003  Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA, Artist in Residence,
          Professor: Advanced Painting, Formal Aspects of Painting, graduate level

1993 - 2006  Washington Studio School, Senior Instructor: Painting, Drawing, Anatomy, Sculpture
          1996 - 1997  Dean of Faculty

1992 - 1993  Xiamen University, Xiamen, China: Painting Professor

1989 - 1991  Cleveland Art Institute, Lacoste School of Art, Lacoste, France: Professor of Painting

1987 - 1988  Georgetown University Medical School: Anatomy Instructor

1985 - 1987  American University, Washington, DC: Drawing Instructor

1981 - 1991  Artist Studio School, Leesburg, VA, Founder, Director, Instructor

1976 - 1978  Institut d'Universités Américaines, Aix-en-Provence, France
         Instructor: Painting and Drawing, Survey of Art History, Modern French Painting

Lectures

2017  The Hidden Order, Providence Art Club, Providence RI

2014  Color and Form: Two Painters of Provence, Circolo Italo-Brittanico, Venice, Italy

2014  The Painter's Hidden Geometry, Washington Studio School, Washington, DC

2012  Chardin & the Secret Life of Objects, Circolo Italo-Brittanico, Venice Italy

2011  Rembrandt & The Painters Secret Geometry, Circolo Italo-Brittanico, Venice Italy

2011  Rembrandt & The Painters Secret Geometry, William Woodward School, Warrenton, VA

2011  Maggie Siner: Life and Work, William Woodward School, Warrenton, VA

2011  The Hidden Order, six-part lecture series, Rust Library, Leesburg, VA
          The Portrait and the Painter
          What Happens Next? The Narrative of Color and Shape"
          The Medium and the Message; Texture, Brushwork, and Handwriting in Painting
          The Illusion of Space
          Let There Be Light
          Still Life: The Observer Effect

2010  The Painters Secret Geometry,Loudoun Academy of Art, Leesburg, VA

2009  The Painter's Secret Geometry, Washington Studio School, Washington, DC

2004, 03  Meaning and Method in Painting (four part series), George Mason Univ., Fairfax, VA

2003  The Experience of Seeing, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

2002  Dialogue Between East and West, Lacoste School of Art, Lacoste, France

2000  The Life of Objects: Chardin et. al., Washington Studio School, DC

1999  A Visual Legacy (panelist) American University, Washington, DC
          Cultural Journey to China, Rust Library, Leesburg, VA
          What is a Masterpiece? Xiamen University, Xiamen, China
          What is Realism? Xiamen University, Xiamen, China

1998  Van Gogh & Cezanne:  Two Approaches to Form, Georgetown U. Washington, DC

1998  Van Gogh & Cezanne:  Two Painters of Provence, Rust Library, Leesburg, VA

1998  Why Paint From Life? (panelist) Washington Studio School, Washington, DC

1998  Analysis of Paintings (three-part series) WSS at National Gallery of Art

1997  The Brushstroke as Building Block to Unity, Washington Studio School,DC

1997  Looking at Paintings:  The Hidden Order, Four Lectures, Rust Library, Leesburg, VA
         Shape as Meaning and Expression, Light as Illumination and as Subject
         The Illusion of Three Dimensional Space, What is Realism?

1996  Cezanne and Visual Perception, Association of University Women, Richmond, VA

1996  Painters and Cezanne, The Arts Club of Washington, DC

1996  Origins and Interpretations of Space in Painting, Washington Studio School, DC

1995  Teaching Painting in China, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

1995  Contemporary Chinese Art Education (panelist),Asian Studies Conference, Durham, NC

1993  Meaning in Western Painting, Beijing Central Fine Art Academy, China

1993  The Visual Language in Western Painting, Sichuan Fine Art Academy, China

1993  The Visual Language in Western Painting, Zhejiang Fine Art Academy, China

1992  On Western Painting,Five Lectures, Xiamen University, China
         Shape as Meaning and Structure,The Development of Spatial Illusion, Light in Painting,
         Order, Unity and The Grid, Brush Work and Use of Materials

1991  Contemporary Western Figure Painting, Guangzhou Art Academy, China

1991  Contemporary Figure Painters, Xiamen University, China

1991, 90, 89  Maggie Siner:  Her Life and Work, Lacoste School of Art, France

Visiting Artist/Workshops

2017   Providence Art Club, Providence RI

2017, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12  Washington Studio School, Washington, DC,
          What is Color and How Does it Work?, The Touch of the Brush: Mark-Making,           Calligraphy and Gestural Unity in Painting, Painter's Secret Geometry,
          Essentials of Anatomy

2017, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10,  Art School at Sandy Springs Atlanta, GA,
         Oil Painting, Color and Shape, The Drama of Still Life, Calligraphy and Gestural Unity,
         Simplifying the Figure

2017, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 08, 07, 06, 03, 01, 99  Arts en Provence, Les Bassacs,
          France, Landscape Painting

2017, 16, 15, 14  Warehouse Studio 521, Nashville, TN, Color and Shape, Touch of the Brush,
          Essentials of Anatomy

2017, 16, 15, 14, 13  Waverly Arts Group, Cary, NC, Painting Workshop

2017, 11, 09, 07   Brazier Studios, Richmond, VA

2014, 13   Corse Gallery & Atelier, Jacksonville, FLA

2014, 13, 12, 11, 10, 09, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 01, 00  Loudoun Academy of Art, Leesburg, VA
         Painting Master Class, New Approaches to Composition, Anatomy for Artists,          Landscape Painting, , Color and Shape, The Drama of Still Life, etc.

2013  Arlington Artist's Alliance, Arlington, VA, Painting Workshop: Color and Shape

2010  Strengthening Visual Sensitivity, Easton Studio & School, Easton, MD

2010  Oil Painting with Maggie Siner, Art League of the Sandhills, Aberdeen, NC

2009  The Painter's Secret Geometry, Washington Studio School, Washington DC

2006, 98, 96, 95  Lynchburg Fine Arts Center, Lynchburg, VA
          Painting, Figure Painting, Anatomy Drawing and Sculpture

2005  The Studio, Middleburg, VA, Painting Master Class

2001  Washington Studio School, Studio Survival Tactics

2000  Xiamen University, Xiamen, China, Visiting Professor of Painting
          Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FLA, Painting Master Workshop
          Washington Studio School, Calligraphy & Gestural Unity in Painting

1996  Cincinnati Art Academy, Portrait Painting

1995  Association of Medical Illustrators, Phoenix, AZ, Figure Painting

1981  Institute for American Universities, Avignon, France, Landscape Painting

Collections

Work is in hundreds of collections around the world including the United States, Canada, Great Britain, France, Italy, Belgium, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, Chile, South Africa, Kenya, The People's Republic of China and Japan.