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1995    MFA, Mills College, Oakland, California

1987    BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

1986    Parsons School of Design, Paris, France



2019 Wierdos, Fourth Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA

2019 Illustrious, Analog Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2019 Worrisome:Short Stories, Terrain Gallery, Spokane, WA (solo)

2019     Graphic Narrative, Gestalt Project, Santa Monica, CA

2019     Worrisome:Short Stories, Fourth Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA (solo)

2018     Portrait Revolution, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA

2017     Context II, Foundry Art Center, Saint Charles, Missouri

2016    The Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed Foundation, Grant Recipients Exhibition, Provincetown Art Museum, Provincetown, MA  

2016    Particles: A Painting in Ten Chapters, Montalvo Art Center, Saratoga, CA (solo)

2014    Pictures: Featuring-Great American Novel, ProARTs, Oakland, CA (solo)

2014    Video Art Festival Miden, Historic Centre of Kalamata, Kalamata, Greece

2014    featured artist, Prompt Press, online (solo)

2014    Consilience of Art and Science, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA

2013    Video Art Festival Miden, Historic Centre of Kalamata, Kalamata, Greece

2012    Video Art Festival Miden, Historic Centre of Kalamata, Kalamata, Greece

2012    Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art and Jewish Thought, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2010    20 year Anniversary Show: Art at the Dump, Intersection 5M, San Francisco, CA

2009    Embarcadero Four, San Francisco, CA

2009    Rethinking Recycling: Art from the San Francisco Dump, 50 Freemont, San Francisco, CA

2009    Terrior: A sense of Place, Art at the Cheese Factory, Marin, CA

2007    Art of Recycling, Salt Lake City Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT

2007    House Not a Home, BlankSpace Gallery, Oakland, CA (solo)

2007    The Art of Recycling, Mills Building, San Francisco, CA

2006    Cast-offs, a selection of works made at the Artists in Residence program

            at the San Francisco Dump, Richmond Arts Center, Richmond, CA (solo)

2006    Kwan Henmi Architecture Planning, San Francisco, CA

2006    Hearts & Brains, San Francisco Dump Artist Residency, San Francisco, CA (solo)

2005    Killing Small Animals, 21 Grand, Oakland, CA (solo)

2004    meat, donuts & guns, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA (solo)

2003    New Works, International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK (solo)

2002    Duncan Littlecreek Gallery, Elko, NV (solo)

2001    Farm and Six Dogs, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artist Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)

2002    Cuts of Meat, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

2001    New paintings, Jernigan and Wicker Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1999    New paintings, 750 Gallery, Sacramento, CA (solo)

1996    animals, plants & machines, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)

1996    HOME, Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA (in collaboration with Trena Noval)

1995    animals plants & machines, Mills College Art Gallery, MFA show, Oakland, CA

1992    Act 1, Scenes 1-4, School 33 Arts Center, Baltimore, MD (solo)

1990    The Solid “I”, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA (solo)

1991    Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

1991    The Solid “I”, MICA Decker Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1990    Maryland State Arts Council Grant Recipients, Bauhaus Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1989    Fullscale Gallery, New York, NY

1988    Fullscale Gallery, New York, NY



2019    Prelinger Library, San Francsico, CA

2018    Willapa Bay, Osysterville, WA

2014    Villa Montalvo, Saratoga, CA

2005    San Francisco Dump, San Francisco, CA



2016    Center for Cultural Innovation, Quick Grant

2015    The Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed Foundation Grant

2014    Arts and Science Award, Pence Gallery

2013    Investing in Artist Grant, Center for Cultural Innovation

1995    The Jay Defeo Prize, Mills College

1994    Trefethen Meret Award, Mills College

1994    Murphy-Cadogen Award

1991    Change Ink Grant

1990    Maryland State Arts Council Grant