Selected Solo Shows

2009 “Urban Visions:  22 Years,”
Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park, IL.

2007 "Nature Abstracts,"
Gallery Pink, Oak Park, IL.

2004 “Urban Vistas,”
University of Illinois, Ward Gallery, Chicago, IL

2003 “Dark/Light,”
Cliff Dwellers, Chicago, IL

2003 “Dark/Light,”
Harrison Street Galleries, Oak Park, IL

2002 “Urban Vistas,”
Wisconsin Union Galleries, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

2000 “New Paintings,”
Joseph Randall Shapiro Gallery, Oak Park, IL

Selected Group Shows

2008 Invitational, "Transitions: Art of Process
and Evolution,"
Seabury-Western Theological Seminary, curated by Tyrone Fowlkes, Evanston, IL

2005 Invitational, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL. Curated by Professor Sarah Krepp, School of Art & Design, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL

2004 “Man’s Plan is Greed and Sloth of Spirit…” Gallery 1756, Chicago, IL

2003 “the shadows open…” A Collaboration of Poetry and Art. Harrison Street Gallery, Oak Park, IL

2003 "Artists on the Urban Edge VII,"
Barrington Area Arts Council, Barrington, IL Juror: Susan Kraut, School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL

2002 "2002 Biennial," Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 27 Midwestern Artists.
Juror: Truman Lowe, Curator of Contemporary Art for the National Museum of the American Indian

Awards & Publications

2000 Best of Show, 24th Annual Alice & Arthur Baer Art Competition. Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL

1995 Award of Excellence, Manhattan Arts International Cover Art Competition

1998 (also ’88, ’89, ’90, ’91, ’92, ’96)
Awards for Excellence, Oak Park Art League
Oak Park, IL

1967 Second Prize, Collage, Hubbard Woods Art Fair, Hubbard Woods, IL


2003 Nov. 28, The Reader, Critic’s Choice, Review of Cliff Dweller show by art critic Fred Camper

2002 August 11, Critical Review in Chicago Sun Times

2002 (also ’91, ’94 & ’96) Articles and reviews of shows of artwork, Pioneer Press, Oak Park, IL

1997 Created Spring Cover for River Oak Review, Poetry Magazine

Cain Gallery, Saugatuck, Michigan
Harrison Street Gallery, Oak Park, Illinois


City Red
       City Red
, oil on canvas, 28" x22"