Resume

Exhibitions

2017 and 2016                                                

 Pattern Recognition, Woskob Family Gallery, College of Arts and Architecture, Penn State University, State College, PA                                                              

Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, PA        22nd International Craft Forms ShowAward of Merit, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA    Quilt=Art=Quilts,  Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY    World of Threads Festival, Solo Show,  Oakville, Ontario, Canada                                                            Transgressing Traditions, Surface Design Association and Schweinfurth Art Center, Third Prize, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY                                                                MASTERY: SUSTAINING MOMENTUMThe Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH, Curated by Nancy Crow                     Color Improvisations 2Tuch+Technik Textile Museum, Neumünster, Germany , curated by Nancy Crow  Fiberart InternationalPittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA

2015                                                                                

21st International Craft Forms Show at the Wayne Art Center, Award of Merit, Wayne, PA, 
Quilts=Art=QuiltsSchweinfurth Award for Design Excellence, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY
Velocity of Textiles, Chattahoochee Weavers Guild, Ernest G Welch School of Art and Design, GA State University, Atlanta, GA
CHROMA, Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA
Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival’s Juried Visual Art Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA


2014
SPUN: Innovations in Fiber Art, Etui Fiber Arts, Larchmont, NY
New Sight 2014, THREE NINETEEN, Philadelphia, PA, juried by Sarah McEneaney and Zoe Strauss
Art Quilt Elements 2014, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA
Art of the State: Pennsylvania 2014, Third Prize Crafts, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA


2013
Quilts=Art=QuiltsSchweinfurth Award for Design Excellence, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY
Structures, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Contemporary Expressionism: The Creative Spirit, San Diego Museum of Art Artists' Guild, Lyceum Gallery, San Diego, CA
Form Not Function, Carnegie Center for Art and History, New Albany, IN
Perspectives: Fantasy and Real, Road to California, Ontario, CA

2017, Interactions #20: Inlet, Aljira: A Contemporary Art Center, Newark, NJ

2017, Interactions #20: Inlet, Aljira: A Contemporary Art Center, Newark, NJ

Education

M. Architecture, University of Pennsylvania

MA Temple University

BA Carnegie Mellon University

Work

1983-2014, Co-founding Director and President, OMG Center for Collaborative Learning

2014-current, Studio Artist, and independent consultant