Education

1976
MFA, American University (cum laude)
1973
BFA, Boston University (cum laude)
1986
Georgetown University Medical School, Gross Anatomy


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018
Galleria Arte Arke, Venice, Italy
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 Arkè, Venice, Italy
2013
Washington Studio School Gallery, Washington, DC
2012
Galleria San Eufemia, Venice, Italy
2012
ArtSquare, Leesburg, VA
2010
Glave Kocen Gallery, Richmond, VA
2010
Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2010
Galleria San Eufemia, Venice, Italy
2010
Alliance Française 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
1998
Rose Gallery, Leesburg, VA
1996
The Artist's Museum, Washington, DC
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

2017
The Secret Life of Things, WSS Gallery, Washington, DC
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
2009, 08
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
1981
Galerie Les Amis des Art, Aix-en-Provence, France
1979
Centre Culturel, Marseille, 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 Secret Life of Things, WSS Gallery, Washington, DC
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
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

2018 - 2012
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
2018, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 08, 07, 06, 03, 01, 99
Arts en Provence, Les Bassacs, France, Landscape Painting
2018 - 2014
Warehouse Studio 521, Nashville, TN, Color and Shape, Touch of the Brush, Essentials of Anatomy
2017
Providence Art Club, Providence RI
2017 - 2010
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 - 2013
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 Painting, Figure Painting, Anatomy Drawing and Sculpture
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
1991
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.