I have taught both studio art and art history for over twenty years. I focus on Barqoue Art and the art of Japan and India. My art work is informed by my love of cutlture and art history, I enjoy working with art students in art history because they bring the eye of an artist to their study.
BFA University of Michigan
MFA Cranbrook Academy of Art
EdD Teachers College Columbia University
National Art Education Society
College Art Association
American Museum Alliance
April 2010 presented paper at National Art Education Assoc. “Indonesian Puppets as an Interdisciplinary Vehicle”
January 2006 “Islam in Southeast Asia”. contributor (section on shadow puppets.) Published by Asia Society.
September 2006 “From Silk to Oil”contributor (section on Buddhist art.) Published by China Institute. Winner of the Buchman Award for curriculum development.
October 1997 National Association of Laboratory School Journal.“Art History and Studio Art: an Integrated Curriculum.”
Also included in Bernard Toale’s book “Papermaking” Davis Publications
Judith Heller’s book“Who’s Who of American Women Artists.”
1984 ART NEWS article by Ronnie Cohen on papermakers.
Numerous exhibition catalogues
Exhibitions, most recent
June 2020 Carter Burden Gallery, NYC group show
January 2019 Carter Burden Gallery NYC two person show
2013 August Coming Together After Sandy, Brooklyn, New York.
2009 August Wassaic Project, Wassaic, New York
2008 January Citibank Corporate Art Collection (purchase of portfolio of 12 images for collection)
2008 January Rye Museum, New York. Works on paper
2007 June International Print Show, NYC. Represented by Dieu Donne Papermill
2018 New School grant to attend conference in Dunhuang China
2003-2006 Hunter Faculty Grant: support of studio work in handmade paper.
2006 Hunter directors grant to travel and develop curriculum on art in Cambodia.
Summer 2001 China Institute. Travel and research grant on Buddhist art of the silk road in China.
Summer 1999 Hunter faculty grant. Travel and research in India on Buddhist art.
1998-1999 City University of New York Research grant. Studio Grant.
June 1997 Council on Basic Education. Studio grant.
July 1995 Japan Society. Study in Japan focus on Buddhist architecture.
Summer 1994 National Endowment for the Humanities. Study in Italy. Seminar on St. Francis of Assisi
1976-79 Several visits to Twinrocker Paper Mill. Brookston, IN.
1979-present Several visits to Dieu Donne Paper Mill. New York, NY.
Summer 1992 City University of New York Creative Incentive Grant (studio grant).
Japanese Art (Spring 2021)
Objects as History
Objects as History (Spring 2021)