EXHIBITIONS, PUBLIC ART, COMMISSIONS

2022   Such Great Heights, @ The Museum of Contemporary Art, Long Island, PAC, John Cino curator

F*ck, I50lation @ Berlin, Traveling Group Exhibition, C. Handel & C Lambert, Curators

 

2021   F*ck, I50lation @ Penn State, Traveling Group Exhibition, C. Handel & C Lambert, Curators

Waterfall, Group exhibition, SGNY @ Chashama, NY, NY

Such Great Heights, Walls & Boarders, Westbeth Gallery, NYC, SGNY, Curator Bruce Weber

 

2020   F*ck, I50lation, Traveling Exhibition, 50 women sculptors over 50, C Handel & C Lambert, Curators

LifeBoat, Group Dynamic, Shirley Fiterman Gallery, CUNY BMCC faculty exhibition, NYC,

 

2019   H2O installation, Somethings Gotta Give, Westbeth Gallery, NY, NY, Curator Irene Christensen

The Navel of the Earth, Crashing the Party, Group Exhibit Plaxall &SGNY, Curator Barbara O’Brien Brooklyn College Faculty Exhibition, Brooklyn NY

Tapestries, multi media installation, Dream Again, Plaxall Gallery, NY, Curator Norma Homberg

Bloodlines, NY <3 ITALY, SpazioScultureArt Gallery, Sassi Matera, Italy, Curator Margherita Serra

The Navel of the World, Shirley Fiterman Art Center, CUNY BMCC faculty exhibition, NY, NY

 

2018   Tapestries, inForm, Shirley Fiterman Art Center, CUNY BMCC faculty exhibition, NY, NY

Starfish, Politics Of Space, installation Sculptors Guild Group Exhibit, Plaxall Gallery, LIC, NY

 

2017   Temples to Artemis, outdoor installation, GIAF, 4Heads, Governors Island

The Waiting, Solidi nell’arte, group exhibition, SpazioScultureArt Gallery, Matera, Italy

Tree Ghosts, burlap installation, Garner Arts Center, NY

The Waiting, 9 Female Artists, gallery Palazzo Brunelli, bagnolo mella, Brescia, Italy

Magic Carpet Ride, American Twist, group exhibition, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans

Double Fantasy, Currently 80, group exhibition, Westbeth Gallery, NY, curator John Yau

Through the Rabbit Hole, group exhibition, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY curator, Richard Timperio

 

2016   Aurora & Hybrid Adelphi University Outdoor Biennial Sculpture Exhibition, Garden City, NY, 2 years

First Light, Collaborative Concepts at Saunders Farm, outdoor exhibition, Garrison , NY

Eye of the Moon, Dior Dress, Sculpture acquired by MUSMA, Museum of Sculpture, Matera, Italy

The Waiting, Steel & Stone, Exhibition with Margherita Serra, SpazioScultureArt Gallery, Matera, Italy

Atlantic Gallery Invitational Summer Group Exhibition, New York, NY

The Navel of the Earth, Indoor Installation, Sculptors Guild, Governors Island, NY

The Navel of the Earth, Outdoor Installation, Garner Arts Center, NY

 American Twist, Sculptors Guild group exhibition, Governors Island, NY

 Postcards From the Edge,Visual Aids benefit exhibition, Sikema Jenkins, NY

 Through the Rabbit Hole, group exhibition, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY curator, Richard Timperio

 

2015   Art Residency, Sept-October, Stavanger, Norway

Half-Life, Summer Artist Residency on Governors Island, NY, Sculptors Guild

Four Person Outdoor Exhibition, Edward Hopper House, Nyack NY

Aurora, Laws of Attraction, Sculptors Guild, Governors Island, curated by Richard Timperio

Select Art Fair, Sculptors Guild booth, curated by Joseph Anastasi

Expanding Universe, The Alchemists, curator Ellen Hallie Schiff, Bryant Gallery, Roslyn NY

Solo Exhibition, Sculptors Guild Gallery, Brooklyn , NY, Dec-January

 

2014   Starfish, Art Hamptons ArtFair Special Project outdoor installation, Starfish, QF Gallery

Solo Show, Windsor Whip Gallery, 3 Person exhibition, March 22, Windsor ,NY

Fountain Art Fair, NYC, Showing with the Sculptors Guild, and also the Hullaballoo Art Collective

Oracle, Commission, Outdoor Sculpture, Archer Hotel entrance, NYC

Group Show, Gallery 5404, Long Island, NY

 

2013   Floating Crop, JP Morgan Chase Artist Grant, Fluxus inspired performances at Islip Art Museum

Bamboo Dresses, Islip Art Museum, Group Show, NYFA MARK Alumni, Curated by Beth Giacummo

Game of Earth Throne, New Museum, NYC, IdeaCity Streetfest One Day Installation with TrustArt

One Art Space, Tribeca NYC, CUNY Queens MFA Show, Liz Park curator

Starfish- Sculpture Key West, repurposed hammocks, Key West, FL: ArtNews, BrooklynRail

 

2012   Unearth, MFA Thesis Exhibition, CUNY Queens College, NY

Private outdoor commission, steal sculpture, Oyster Bay, NY

Chevy Orange Splat, Fountain Art Fair, NYC part of Hullaballoo Art Collective

Expanding Universe, One Art Space, TriBeCa, NYC, CUNY Queens MFA Show, Michelle Levy

 

2011   Heckscher Museum, Earth Matters: indoor/outdoor installation, Huntington, NY

Sewn Paper, NY Studio Gallery, NY, CUNY Queens MFA Group Show, Curator Omar Lopez-Chahoud

Empty Head, Suffolk County Legislative Building, Lobby Sculpture, Hauppauge, NY

JPMorgan Chase Individual Artist Grant

 

2010   Pyramid at the Edge of Heaven, Sculpture Key West Invitational, Lilly Wei curator

Psyche, performance/installation, Governor’s Island Art Fair, 4-Heads, Governor's Island, NY

Empty Head, Sculpture Show, Rouge Space Gallery, Chelsea, NYC, Willard Boepple curator\

Paper Pyramid, Tropic Cinema, Group Show, Key West, Florida

NYSCA Grant, Public Knitting Project, Huntington NY

American Bamboo Society Award for Public Participatory Installations

Sublime, TOH Public Art Commission, Anne Frank Memorial Garden, Arboretum, Park, Dix Hills, NY

 

2009   Vessels for Greek Light, environmental installation, Residency, ArtPark, Rhodes Greece

Visual Aids, group show/fundraiser, Metro Pictures, NY

Installation 4-Heads Collective, Governor's Island, NY

Tree Gems, outdoor collaboration- Art at First, 5th Ave & 12th St, NY, NY.

Tree Gems, Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Summit, NJ, environmental installation collaboration

Tree Gems, Empire State Park, NJ, environmental installation collaboration

 

2008   Solar Columns, JPMorgan Chase Artist Grant & Town of Huntington Public Art Installation

Starlight Triad, steel and solar light, Percent for the Arts program, Roanoke, VA, 2 year installation

Terrestrius, steel and solar sculpture, Reeves -Reed Arboretum, Summit, NJ

Summer Salon group show, Artes Gallery, 333 West 38th St., NY. NY

New York Foundation for the Arts, MARK program participant

Finalist: Scottsdale, AZ Public Art Program

Finalist: Town of Huntington, NY; Public Art Initiative

Golden Spiral Game commission, Heckscher Museum- children’s game based on sculpture

Starlight Triad, Figment Collective, Governor’s Island, NY, NY Times, photo June 27, 2008

2007   Bamboo Wave, Sculpture Key West, Exhibition supported by NYFA SOS Grant 

Project Eco-Vision, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY,

Smooth Sailing: Beyond the Event Horizon, Mural on Racing Sail, Halesite, NY

Golden Spiral, JP Morgan Chase Individual Artist Grant, bamboo sculpture, Huntington NY

Starlight Triad, Town of Huntington Public Art seasonal installation.

Artist in Residence, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY

 

2006   Starlight, BWAC Outdoor Sculpture, Brooklyn Bridge Park/NYC Dept of Parks & Rec.

Small Works Group Show, OIA, Gallery 402, Tribeca, New York

TEACHING

2017-present     Adjunct, Art Department, Sculpture/Ceramics/2D, CUNY Brooklyn College, Brooklyn NY

2018-present     Adjunct Art & Music Department, Sculpture CUNY BMCC, NY, NY

2007-2017         Summer Faculty USDAN Visual and Performing Arts Center, Wheatley Heights NY: Ceramics

2013                   Post Graduate Teaching Assistant, CUNY Queens, Fundamentals, Sculpture

2010- 2012        Teaching Assistant, CUNY Queens, Fundamentals, Sculpture 2, Painting 2

2007                   Artist in Residence- Heckscher Museum, Sculpture

1993-1997         Art League of Long Island, Life Drawing Classes

 
PUBLIC SPEAKING, PERFORMANCE, PRESENTATION

2019   Westbeth Gallery, NYC, 3 Gong / Sound performances in conjunction with installation

Artist Talk in conjunction with exhibition, Matera, Italy

ATOA, presentation of new works

 

2018   Sculptors Guild Annual Meeting presentation

2016   Steel & Stone exhibition, Artist Talk, Matera Italy

Adelphi University Outdoor Biennial Sculpture Exhibition Artist Talk

 

2015   Sculptors Guild Solo show, Artist Talk, and Sunday dinner performance

Artists Residency, Sculptors Guild, Discussions, artist talk, Governors Island, NY

 

2013   Islip Museum, presentation, Fluxus inspired performance

 

2011   Heckscher Museum Earth Matters, Workshops, Artist Talk

 

2010   Public Art Commission Ceremony and artist talk, Town of Huntington, NY

Sculpture Key West, Artist Talk, presentation, performance

 

2009   Psyche, performance/installation, Governor’s Island

Artist on the Run, performance, Ridotto, Northport, NY

 

2008   Solar Columns, Workshops, Performances,

JPMorgan Chase Artist Grant & Town of Huntington Public Art Installation

NYS Arts Alliance, Arts Summit 2008, Panel Member, “Green Art, Artists and the Environment”

Heckscher Museum, Superintendent Day Presentation, “Numbers in Art- Golden Spiral”

NYFA MARK presentation, Exit Art, NY, NY

2007   Business of Art, Artist Presentation, Cue Art, NY. NY

 

 

EDUCATION
ARTS

MFA City University of New York, at Queens College 2012, Public Practice

BFA State University of New York at Purchase College, 1994, Visual Arts

Long Island University, Southampton Campus, Fine Arts

 
HEALING ARTS

Sound Healing Certification, Level 1, 2021

Aromatherapy Certification, NAHA Level 1, in progress

QiGong Certification, Level 1, 2021

 
COSTUMES

2010 Opera costume, sewn paper and cloth, Opera Night, Northport, NY

2009 Paper sculpture opera costume, Opera Night, Northport, NY

2008 Steel and fabric Opera Costume for Lauren Haber, Opera Night, Northport, NY

 
PUBLICATIONS

2019 Catalog, Crashing the Party, exhibition, curator Barbara O'Brien

2018 Catalog, Politics of Space, Sculptors Guild at LICArtist, Plaxall Gallery

2017 Catalog, Currently 80, exhibition at Westbeth Gallery, John Yau Curator

2016 Catalog, American Twist, exhibition Sasha Davis, curator, The Renee & Chaim Gross Foundation

2015 Catalog, Laws of Attraction, exhibition, Richard Timperio, curator, Sideshow Gallery

2014 Catalog, Transformation, Brienne Walsh, Writer and Critic

2011 Catalog, Duality; Heckscher Museum exhibition, Earth Matters

 
OTHER

2018-2021 President, Sculptors Guild, artist run 501c3 member org since 1937

2014-2018 Board Member, Chair Exhibition Committee, Sculptors Guild

2008-2015 Video Production Manager: legal video, documentary, infomercials., K. Pascal. NY, NY

1998-2000 Co-Founder and Board Member NAC: Northport Arts Coalition

1997-1998 "Poetry at the Vanderbilt", Poetry Series

1996-1997 Plaster cast restoration, historic architectural details, Vanderbilt Museum, Centerport, NY

1994-1997 Assistant to the Director and Events Coordinator Vanderbilt Museum

1994-1996 Art Instructor, Huntington Continuing Education Program

1993-1997 Art Instructor, Art League of Long Island