Resume

Select Duo & One Artist Exhibitions

New Moon, Agoura, CA 2017
Solo Exhibition  Peace, Love & Music

Cornell Winery, Agoura, CA 2016
Solo Exhibition  Figuratively

UBS Financial, Westlake Village, CA 2016
Selected Artist/Curator
-Curated People Sketchers for show

Artwalk, TO, CA, 2015
Selected Artist
-Curated People Sketchers for festival inclusion
-Maintained and created facebook page

Academy Dance, Oxnard, CA, Feb/March 2011
Selected Artist
-Created the show Dancing Feet

Gardens of the World/Hogan Foundation, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2010
Selected Artist
-Curated the show Hearts Flowers Music Love a Mother/Daughter
Exhibition between Sheila Fein and Jenna Fein-Elinson

My Studio Show, Santa Monica Mountains, CA, 2007
Featured Artist
-Created the show Real & Imagined Two Artists

Los Robles Bank, Westlake, CA, 1996, 2001
Featured Artist
-Solo Exhibition

Camarillo Westlake Bank, Westlake, CA, 1997
Featured Artist
-Solo Exhibition

Craig Cary Art Gallery, Brentwood Gardens, Los Angeles, California, 1995
Selected Artist
-Duo show Two Painters, Three Sculptors

Calabasas City Hall, Calabasas, CA, 1995
Selected Artist
-Solo Exhibition

Jane Anthony Gallery, Newtown, PA, 1991
Selected Artist
-Solo Exhibition

Gene Sinser Gallery, Hancock Park, LA, CA, 1990
Selected Artist
-Solo Exhibition

Art Expo California, Los Angeles, California, 1990
Selected Artist
-Solo Booth for New Emerging Artist

Giancarlo Beverly Hills, CA 1987, 1988
Selected Artist
-Solo Show

Provident National Bank, Philadelphia, PA, 1984
Selected Artist
-Solo Show

Art Gallery C.I.D.A., of Italy and Philadelphia, PA, 1983
Selected Artist
-Solo Exhibition in Philadelphia

Select Group Shows

Atrium Gallery, VCAC Government Center, Ventura, CA, 2017
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Colored Pencil Exhibition

Hillcrest Center for the Arts, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2015
Curator/Artist
-Curated and participated in the show Inspired for the non-profit group People Sketchers

Graphaids Art Supply, Agoura, CA, 2009-2011, 2015-2017
Curator/Artist
-Organized and participated in People Sketchers Group Shows
- Ongoing independent group show 2015

Camarillo Arts Center, Ventura, CA, 2014-2015
Curator/Artist
-Curated and participated in Arts Alive Festival with People Sketchers

Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Orange County, CA, 2013
Selected Artist
-Participated in the internationally curated, juried exhibition, COMPASS- Navigating the Journey to Self

The Whole 9 Gallery, Culver City, CA, 2010-2015
Selected Artist
-Featured in annual juried show for the traveling show The Peace Project which traveled to reciprocal galleries in LA, NY, SF

See.Me, Manhattan, NY, 2012
Featured Artist
-Painting "Rosebud" was projected in Times Square for Artists Take NY

Raw Artists, Hollywood, CA, 2012
Selected Artist
-Work featured at the Key Club for juried show Stimulus Hollywood

Towns Burr Galley, Burbank, CA, 2012-2013
Selected Artist
-Work featured in the juried show Small Wonders and Lady’s Night Out

Cactus Gallery, Eagle Rock, CA, 2011
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Muerto En Vida Exhibition

Hunter/Bisset Gallery Vancouver, B.C, 2011-2012
Selected Artist
-Work featured in multiple group shows

Civics Arts Plaza, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2011-2012
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Studio Tour Artists Exhibitions

Hillcrest Center, Thousand Oaks, CA 2004,2008,2009, 2012, 2013, 2014
Selected Artist
-Work shown in ACCV Members Art Shows

Atrium Gallery, VCAC Government Center, Ventura, CA, 2011
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Askew Exhibition

Atrium Gallery, VCAC Government Center, Ventura, CA, 2012
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Motives  Exhibition

Atrium Gallery, VCAC Government Center, Ventura, CA, 2013
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Multiples Exhibition, Interactive Installation,
Collaborative Exhibition

Thousand Oaks Arts Commission, Thousand Oaks, CA, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001-2008,
2011-2013, 2015
Selected Artist
-Participated in Open Studio Tours

Regional Art Museum (RAM), TO Gallery, Newbury Park, CA, 2010
Selected Artist
-Work shown in the From Vision to Fruition exhibition

The Woman’s Club of Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, 2009
Selected Artist
-Work shown in INSPIRECATION exhibition

Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA, 2008
Selected Artist
-Work shown in SNAP TO GRID exhibition

Bells Art Factory Ventura County, CA, 2008
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Turn Back the Pages

San Buenaventura Artists’ Union Gallery, Ventura County, CA, 2007
Selected Artist
-Work displayed in Erotica Show

Civics Art Center, Thousand Oaks. CA, 2005
Selected Artist
-Work displayed in Excellence in the Arts

US Depart. Interior National Park Service, Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa, Newbury Pk. CA, 2004
Selected Artist
-Work featured in juried show Spirit of the Mountains

Gardens of the World, The Hogen Family Foundation, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2004
Selected Artist
-Work featured in Traditions and Wine Bottle and Glasses

Gardens of the World, Hogan Family Foundation, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2003
Selected Artist
-Work shown in 9-11 Memorial Show, Tribute to Heroes and Angels Around the World Exhibitons

LaArtists.com, Streets Arts Complex, Santa Monica, CA, 2001
Selected Artist
-Group Show

The Chapelle De La Sorbonne, Paris, France, 1992
Selected Artist
-Work shown in International Fine Arts Exhibit

The Commanderie D’ UNET, Bordeaux, France, 1992
Selected Artist
-Work shown in Grand PRIX D’ Aquitaine International Fine Arts Exhibit

Orlando Gallery, Sherman Oaks, California, 1989
Select Artist
-Group Shows

Steven S. Wise, Los Angeles, California, 1989
Select Artist
-Work shown in A Celebration of Contemporary Art

Gallery of Fine-Art & Illustration, Philadelphia, PA, 1987
-Work shown in Philadelphia Area Artists & Illustrators

Westport Gallery, Westport, Conn., 1985-1986
Select Artist
-Group Shows

Select Awards-honors-media

VC Arts Collective, Ventura, CA, Summer 2015
Artist In Residence
-Completed three-month residency at the Pacific View Mall where I created Interactive Paintings upon request for the public

Artavita.com, 2014
Finalist
-Honorable Mention in the Eighth Annual Art Contest for the painting "Awkward"

Atrium Gallery, Ventura County Government Center, 2013
Winner
-Carl Jung Award for Interactive Paintings

Atrium Gallery, Ventura County Government Center, Ventura, CA, 2012
Winner
-First place in the show Askew for painting "Escape to the Westside"

Atrium Gallery, Ventura County Government Center, Ventura, CA, 2012
Winner
-Third place in the show Motive for painting "Once Around the Block"

Music for Heart Foundation, Agoura Hills/Oak Park, CA
Honoree
-For artistic contributions done to help children with congenital heart disease

Gardens of the World, Hogen Family Foundation, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2004
Finalist
-Honorable Mention in the show Traditions for painting "Bottle of Wine and Glasses"

Gardens of the World, Hogen Family Foundation, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2003
Finalist
-Honorable Mention in the show Angels for painting "Angel’s Tears"

Thousand Oaks Art Association, Thousand Oaks, 2003
Winner
-Thousand Oaks Art Association's People’s Choice Award in Membership Show for "How Children Play"

Beverly Hills Affair in the Gardens, Beverly Hills, CA, 1993
Winner
-First place for "My Sister’s Table"

West Publishing Company, St. Paul, MN, 1982
Finalist
-Honorable Mention in West’82/ART AND THE LAW show for the painting "Battle of the Sexes"

Select Collectors

American Airlines, Torrance CA Corporate Office “Abstraction de Calder”

Heller Financial,  CA “Shutters de Mandalay Bay Resort”

American List Council, NJ-large Abstractions

Villa Valley Senior Citizen Apartment Complex-multiple large canvases

Stephen S. Wise Temple, CA “Doves and Shabbat”

President Clinton Library, Ark., Fantasy Portrait “Transition”

Former Mayer Riordon,  CA “Fantasy Portrait”

Bob Marx/Marx Brothers Estate CA “Fantasy Portrait”

Congressman  James Rogan, CA “Fantasy Portrait”

Mindy Sterling/Actor from the  Austin Powers  Blockbusters “Rosebud”

Connie Stevens/Actor “Man at Rest with Squirrel Tail”

C.I.D.A. Gallery, Rome “Woman and Owls” …

*Many private citizens in the United States and Abroad