Education
BS   1979       Biology, Purdue University
MD   1982       Indiana University School of Medicine
MFA  2012      Art Institute of Boston, (now Lesley University College of Art and Design)
BFA  2009      Studio Art and Art History, Illinois State University  

Awards and Honors
2007 Elizabeth Stein Art Scholarship, Illinois State University School of Art
2008, 2009 Friends of the Arts Award, Illinois State University School of Art
First Place Award, “Metaphorical Body” Show, 2012, Boston University, Boston, MA
Artist Residency, Torpedo Factory Arts Center, Alexandria, VA, June 2013
Artist Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, June 2014 and Sept. 2016
Juror, “Spring Bloom Art Fair,” Bloomington, IL , April 2014
Co-Curator, “Boston 2050: High Water, Grove Hall Public Library, Boston, MA, July 2015

Selected Exhibitions
Solo Shows
2018   "Now That We Have Only This" Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2017   "No Other Here" Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2016  "Tolerance of the Unexpected" Illinois Wesleyan University Galleries, Bloomington, IL
2012  "InsideOut: Imagined Anatomy"  Eureka College Gallery, Eureka, IL
Two and Three Artist Shows
2018  "Crumpled | Wrapped | Woven" 3-artist show, Simmons College Trustman Art Gallery, Boston, MA
2017  "Tiny Jumping Spiders Can See the Moon” 3-artist show, Chicago, IL.
          “Oddly Enough” 3-artist show, The Art Center – Highland Park, Highland Park, IL.
2016  “Never Standing Still” 2-artist show, Water Street Studios Galleries, Batavia, IL
          “New Work”, 3-artist show, Contemporary Arts Center, Peoria, IL
          “Cut and Color” 3 artist show, Nych Gallery, Chicago
2015  “Polymorphous Microtecture” 2-artist show, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL
          “Around a Thousand Tiny Corners” 3-artist show, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2014  “Reclaim/Remember/Repeat,” Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, IL (3-artist show)
          “Recent Work,” 2 artist show, Boston Public Library, Grove Hall Branch, Boston, MA
2013  “With in,” McLean Co. Arts Center, Bloomington, IL  (3-artist show)
Curated Group Shows
2018  "Dialogues: Medium and Materiality," New Art Center, Newton, MA
          "Delicacy," Galatea Fine Arts, Boston, MA
          "Thrive," Fountain Street Gallery, Boston, MA
2017  “Interaction of Color," Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY
          “Yellow Too," Fountain Street Gallery, Boston, MA.
          “Drawing and Painting," Rocky Neck Cultural Center, Gloucester, MA.
          “Miniatures," Cambridge Art Association Galleries, Cambridge, MA
          “Monsters and Misfits," Cambridge Art Association Galleries, Cambridge, MA
          “Members’ Prize Show," University Place Gallery, Cambridge MA
2016  "A Group Thing” Thomas Young Gallery, Boston, MA
          “Configuration”  Serendipity Labs OSW, 1 S. Wacker Dr. Chicago, IL
          “Flow," Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA
          “National Prize Show," Cambridge Art Association Galleries, Cambridge, MA
          ”Full Force," Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago, IL
2015  “Reclassified” Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
          “Journey: The Art of Healing” Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL
          “Taking Chances: No/yes?” Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL
          “Visual Alchemy” Fountain Street Art Center, Framington, MA
          “35th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition” Bradley University, Peoria, IL.
2014  “Oil and Water” WomenMade Gallery, Chicago, IL
          “Brain-Art Initiative” Show, Beverly Arts Center and University of Chicago Galleries, Chicago, IL
          “Free Association,” Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
          “Mutations of Otherness,” WomanMade Gallery, Chicago, IL.
2013  “(Inter) Connections” WoCA  Projects Gallery, Fort Worth, TX
          “Dia de los Muertos,” Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, IL
          “Body and Brain” WomenMade Gallery, Chicago, IL.
          "Objectified," Lesley University, Cambridge, MA.
2012  "Fresh Visions: Painting Now,” Hopkinton Center for the Arts, Hopkinton, MA
          "Massachusetts Ave. Storefront Art Project,” Lesley University, Boston, MA
          "Boston Young Contemporaries,” Boston University; Boston, MA
          "The Metaphorical Body,” Rubin-Frankel Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA                                                    
Publications
Pantagraph newspaper, Bloomington, IL
10/26/12:  http://bit.ly/2MuuhEO
3/18/18:  http://bit.ly/2MJtekv
Peoria Journal Star,  Peoria, IL, 10/13/12
http://bit.ly/2MsVTtL
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL, “Pick of the Week – Beverly Arts Center,” Oct. 16, 2014, Arts Section, p. 6.
Studio Visit, juried artist magazine
Volume 21 (Spring 2013)  http://bit.ly/2sXXtMi
Volume 25  http://bit.ly/2Mv4GLO
Volume 29  http://bit.ly/2t0xq7b
Money magazine http://ti.me/2G1LSjS

Gallery Affiliations
Member, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA

Collections
Grove Hall Branch, Boston Public Library
Bloomington-Normal Transportation Center and City Hall