selected solo shows

  • Vermeer Series Part IV, January 2007, Galerie Penumbra, Indianapolis IN
  • Vermeer Series Part IV, October 2006, Wilmette Public Library, Wilmette IL
  • New Paintings, September 2006, Galerie Penumbra, Indianapolis, IN
  • Prints and Drawings, October 2000, Wilmette Public Library, Wilmette, IL. Grant from Illinois Arts Council

selected group shows

  • Biennial, Evanston Art Center, 2010
  • Rockford Midwestern, Rockford Museum, IL, 2008
  • Evanston & Vicinity Biennial, Evanston Art Ctr., IL, 2008
  • New Work, The Art Center, Highland Park, IL, 2007
  • New Paintings, Galerie Penumbra, Indianapolis IN, 2006
  • Aspects of the Landscape, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston 2006
  • Faculty Exhibitions, Evanston Art Center, 2005-2013
  • 19th Annual Juried Art Show, June 2005, Wilmette Public Library, Wilmette, IL
  • North Shore Art League, 2004, Northbrook Public Library, Northbrook, IL
  • 19th Annual Juried Art Show, May 2000, Wilmette Public Library, Wilmette, IL. Award
  • 18th Annual Juried Art Show, June 1999, Wilmette Public Library, Wilmette, IL. Award
  • Black & White & Shades of Gray, March 1999, Center for Visual and Performing Arts,Munster,IN
  • National Small Works Exhibition, June 1998, An Art Place Gallery, Chicago, IL. Juror: Ray Yoshida
  • Annual Juried Art Exhibit, April 1998, Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN. Jurors: Tony Jones and Patty Carroll
  • Fine Arts Commission Juried Show, September 1992, Skokie, IL
  • Regional Print Shows, 1980’s Dittmar Gallery, Evanston IL
  • Focus Three, Art Institute of Chicago, 1986

teaching experience

  • Multi-Level Drawing, Impressions of Landscape, The Art of Caricature, (Present) Evanston Art Center, Evanston IL
  • Composition, Drawing, North Shore Art League, Winnetka, IL
  • German Literature and Language, DePaul University, Chicago
  • Mathematics , Chicago Public High Schools
  • Docent, Chicago Architecture Foundation


  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1984 scholarship
  • University of Illinois, MA (German Literature)
  • Loyola University, Chicago, BS (Mathematics)