Master of Fine Arts Degree, Graduate School of Art & Design,
Pratt Institute, New York (total: 61 credits)
Major: Painting; Minors: Art History, Ceramics
Bachelor of Fine Art Degree, School of Art & Design, Pratt Institute,
Department of Advertising Design & Visual Communication, New York.
Additional courses, taken in art, liberal arts and education at New York
University, Syracuse University, Brooklyn College and the New School
for Social Research (New York).
August 1976 - December 2011
Teaching Master, School of Design & Visual Arts, Georgian College,
Barrie, Ontario. Subjects taught: painting, drawing, anatomy, art history, photography, illustration, and video production.
Also, during this period, freelance design and photography, including Barrie historic landmark poster, illustration for various brochures, cover design and photography (Prentice-Hall); editorial photography (Pets Magazine); book illustration; numerous portrait painting commissions.
Artist-teacher, Vermont College, off-campus M.F.A. program, Norwich University, Vermont
Drawing Instructor, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto.
Drawing Instructor, Seneca College, Department of Continuing Education evenings, King City, Ontario
July 1973-April 1976
Assistant to the curator of the Youth Wing, Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Responsibilities included: assisting with design and construction of exhibitions and general management, teaching art to children, university students and adults.
February 1972 - January 1973
Museum lecturer and sculpture instructor, Adult Education Center,
Forest Hills High School, New York.
Supervisor, Pratt Alumni Association Figure Drawing Group, Pratt Institute, New York.
September 1968 - January 1973
Teacher of Fine Arts, Franklin K. Lane High School, New York.
Assistant chairman, school publicity design, advisor for art & literary magazine and school yearbook. Courses: painting, drawing, photography, graphic design.
AWARDS & HONOURS
1951 - 1952
Brooklyn Museum Art Scholarship.
1962 - 1966
Received New York State Regents Scholarship and Scholar Incentive Award.
Finalist in student design competition for Voice of America logo, work exhibited at the U.S. Information Agency Headquarters,Washington, D.C.
Received highest score on New York City Fine Arts Teachers Exam and placed
# 1 on city eligibility list.
Became member of the Apocalypse Workshop Cooperative (printmaking), New York
Prix d' Rome finalist.
Juror of the Huronia Festival of the Arts & Crafts, Barrie, Ontario.
Juror of the Blue Mountain Foundation of the Arts & Crafts Show, Collingwood, Ontario.
Best photographer, "Eye on Art" juried show, C.I.L. House, Toronto.
Best photographer, North York Arts Council Open Show, Toronto.
Juror, Canadian Classic Arts & Crafts Festival, Barrie, Ontario
Juror, Huronia Festival of Arts & Crafts, Barrie, Ontario
Became member and a director-at-large of the Ontario Society of Artists
Painting reproduced in August/September issue of International Artist magazine
Publication of illustrated book, "We'll Never Forget"
Juror for the Ontrario Society of Artists Annual Open Juried Show
Painting selected as Best in Show, Richmond Hill Group of Artists Juried show
Became a Life Member of the Ontario Society of Artists
Paintings, Jerusalem Artists' House, Israel.
Paintings and photography, Georgian College, Barrie, Ontario.
Photography, Simcoe County Museum.
Paintings, Gallery Gabor, Toronto.
July 1986-May 1987
Photography, Yorkville, Bathurst Heights, Yorkdale and Fairview Mall libraries, Toronto.
Paintings and photographs, Gallery Foussain, Barrie, Ontario.
Photography, Kensington Silver Studio, Toronto.
Paintings, Elgin Theatre, Toronto.
Cibachrome Prints, Fleshtone Gallery, Barrie.
Paintings, Peterson Fine Art, Toronto.
Paintings, Pilar Shephard Gallery, Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Paintings, Redeye Gallery, Toronto
Paintings (2 person, inaugural show), Ashbridge House, Toronto
Paintings, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill
Paintings and drawings, Park Gallery, New York.
Paintings, President's house, Jerusalem.
Paintings, Gallery II, New York.
Paintings, Purple Hills Heritage Society, Creemore, Ontario.
Paintings, Tom Thompson Gallery, Owen Sound, Ontario
Paintings and photography "Eye on Art" juried show, C.I.L. House, Toronto
Photographs, International Miniature Exhibitions, Del Bello Gallery, Toronto.
Paintings, and photography, North York Arts Council Open Show, Toronto.
Paintings and photography, guest artist, "Images" studio tour, Barrie Ontario
Jan - May 1991
Paintings and photography, Parliament building, Queen's Park, Toronto.
Paintings, Pantages Theatre, Toronto.
Paintings, O'Keefe Centre, Toronto.
Paintings and photography, numerous exhibitions, Arts and Events Gallery,
First Canadian Place, Toronto (featured artist, Dec-Jan 1996)
Paintings, Noranda Corporation, Art Lease Project, BCE Place, Toronto.
Paintings, Spring Show, Hummingbird Centre, Toronto.
Paintings, Millennium Art Exhibition, Arts & Letters Club, Toronto
Paintings, Stanwoodhouse Gallery, Washington
April - June 2003
Paintings, Artspace Gallery, Oakville, Ontario
Paintings, Varley Gallery, Markham, Ontario
Paintings, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto
Paintings, Magic Door Gallery, Sunderland, Ontario
Drawings, Joshibi Art Museum, Kanagawa, Japan
Paintings, Win Henstock Gallery, Oakville
Paintings, Pentimento Gallery. Toronto
Photography, Pentimento Gallery, Toronto
Paintings, Artists 25
Paintings, Hamilton Conservatory of the Arts
Paintings, ACA Gallery, Toronto
Paintings, Aurora Cultural Centre, Ontario
Paintings, Arta Gallery, Toronto
Paintings, Arts and Letters Club, Toronto
Joseph D. Carrier Gallery, Toronto
Art Square Gallery, Toronto
Gallery representation has included the Eaton, Koltnow, S.E. Fineman Fine Arts, New York City - Karney, Gabor, Victoria, Art Interiors, Bigue-Osler, Circle, Teodora, Kaspar, Illuminary, Peterson, Gallery 133, Leonardo, Norman Felix, Toronto - Pilar Shephard Gallery, Charlottetown