Exhibitions and Professional Recognition

  • Albuquerque International Airport, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Waiting at Norogachi” and “The Tarahumara of the Sierra Madre,” permanent collection
  • Represented by Michael McCormick Gallery, 106 C Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos, New Mexico
  • Represented by Acosta Strong Gallery, 640 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Lecturer for Albuquerque Museum and the New Mexico Pastel Society
  • Museum of the Red River, Idabel, Oklahoma, Two Women Red and Black,”  permanent collection
  • University of New Mexico, Popejoy Hall, Albuquerque, New Mexico, “Joseph, the Tarahumara of the Sierra Madre,” permanent collection
  • Documentary Film, “Indiana Jones of the Art World,” Welby Productions, 2007
  • Myriad Botanical Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2006
  • Solo Exhibition, “Running Colors,” Matthew Chase Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2005
  • Solo Exhibition, Michael McCormick Gallery, Taos, New Mexico, 2004
  • Manitou Galleries, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Private collections all over the world, with patrons as notable as the President of Honduras, 2004
  • Two person exhibition, “People of the Amazon,” Calnan Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1988

Awards

2016 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2015 Statehood Award, Historical Society

2014 1st Place, New Mexico National Show

2014 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2013 Honorable Mention, Museum Show Art Exhibition, Midland, Texas

2013 Peoples Choice Award, Northeast National Pastel Exhibition

2013 Van Slyke Award, Northeast National Exhibition

2012 1st Place, New Mexico’s Arts Exhibit

2012 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2012 1st Place (14,000 entries), Pastel Magazine, Pastel 100 Competition

2011 Maggie Price Award, New Mexico National Show

2011 Best of Show, 20th Colorado National

2011 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2011  2nd Place, 13th Kansas National Show

2011 Award of Excellence, “Faces” International Show

2011 Honorable Mention, Museum Art Exhibition, Midland, Texas

2010 2nd Place, New Mexico National Show

2010 People’s Choice Award, New Mexico National Show

2010 Windsor Newton Award, New Mexico National Show

2010 Best of Show, New Mexico National Show

2010 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2009 Honorable Mention (13,000 entries), Pastel Magazine, Pastel 100 Competition

2009 The Artworks Award, National Pastel Show

2008 Award of Excellence, Masters of New Mexico

2008 Artists Choice Award, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2008 1st Place, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2008 Finalist (16,000 entries), Artist’s Magazine Art Competition

2008 Honorable Mention (3,600 entries), Pastel Magazine, Pastel 100 Competition

2007 Finalist (15,000 entries), Artist’s Magazine Art Competition

2007 Honorable Mention (4,00 entries), Pastel Magazine, Pastel 100 Competition

2007 2nd Place, Masters of New Mexico

2006 Honorable Mention (3,000 entries), Pastel Magazine, Pastel 100 Competition

2006 Terry Ludwig Award, National Pastel Show

2006 First Lady’s Choice Ward, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2006 Award of Excellence, Masters of New Mexico

2006 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2005 1st Place, Masters of New Mexico

2005 2nd Place, National Pastel Show

2005 2nd Place, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2004 Windsor Newton Award, National Pastel Exhibition

2004 1st Place, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2003 2nd Place, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2003 1st Place, National Pastel Show

2002 1st Place, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

2002 Terry Ludwig Award, National Pastel Show

2001 2nd Place, Visual Arts Exhibition

2001 Best of Show, New Mexico Arts Exhibition

Magazines

2015 Taos Magazine, Featured Artist

2014 Taos Magazine, cover and featured artist

2009 Pastel Magazine, featured artist, “Golden Fields”

2007 Posh New Mexico, cover and featured artist

2007 Pastel Magazine, featured artist, “Walking Toward the River”

2007 The Artist’s Magazine, featured artist, “Colors in a Crowd”

2006 The Artist’s Magazine, featured artist, “Morning Market at San Cristobal”

2004 Taos Magazine, cover and featured artist

2004 Southwest Art Magazine

2003 Santa Fe Circle Magazine, featured artist

2002 Santa Fe Circle Magazine, featured artist

2001 Pastel Masters Magazine, international artists/represented USA

Education

Dutchess County Community College, Poughkeepsie, New York