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Selected Collections

Susan and Herbert Adler Collection, New York, NY
Jon and Mary Shirley Collection, Medina, WA
Margaret Adler Collection, Williamstown, MA
DiRosa Reserve
McDonald’s Corporation
Walker’s Jewelers
I.M.S. Corporation
MeccaTrend Corp. Seattle, WA
Emesa Corporation, New York, NY
Icon Grill, Seattle,WA
Galleria Prova, Tokyo
Brobeck, Phleger and Harrison
Graham Gilliam Collection, Houston, TX
Cloud Fire, Seattle, WA
Pacific Science Center, Seattle, WA
Kirkland Performance Center, Kirkland, WA
Kevin Gammill, Pennsylvania, PA
Thomas Ahern, Marysville, WA
Kenneth Wahlin, Bellevue WA
Gunnar Nordstrom Collection, Kirkland, WA             
Alan Ginsberg, Miami, FL
Dave Hill, Sun Valley, ID Seattle, WA     
The Pill Box Pharmacies, Pembroke Pines, FL              
Richard Rabinow Collection, Houston, TX                       
David and Sara Pesikof  Houston, TX
Rebecca Rabinow, (Metropolitan Museum of Art) New York, NY
Laura Westlund Collection, Kirkland, WA
Jeffery Beaudette Collection, Boston, MA

Selected Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

Born in Long Beach, CA, 1955
Studied at University of Nevada at Reno
California College of Arts and Crafts (B.F.A., 1978)
California College of Arts and Crafts Graduate Center Gallery 1984
Heller Gallery, University of California at Berkeley 1984
Bruce Velick Gallery, San Francisco 1985
“Light and Heavy Light/Contemporary Shadow in the Visual Arts” at
Memorial Union Gallery at University of California, Davis and Bruce Velick Gallery 1985
J. Rosenthal Gallery, Chicago 1985
“Dallas Collects” Concorde Bank Gallery, Dallas 1985
Two Illinois Center Gallery, Chicago 1986
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artist’s Gallery 1987
Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada at Reno 1988
Mannville Gallery, University of Nevada at Reno 1989
Louise Matzke Gallery, Mercer Island, WA 1993
Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery, Kirkland, WA 1993, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 2000, 01, 02 ,03,04 and 2005
Vail Village Arts, Vail, CO 1996, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03 and 2004
“Trompe l’oeil and the like” Joan Roebuck Gallery, Lafayette, CA 1996
“Art Expo” New York, Atlanta and San Francisco 1998, 2000 and 2001
“Mixed Summer Group Show” Finelot Gallery, St. James, London 2001
“Bumberbiennale 2002:  Portrait Project” Bumbershoot, Seattle 2002
Burstein-Hays, Joanne.  “A Concern for Process.”  Artweek.  January 19, 1985. p. 6 ill.
Butler, Frances.  “Shadow in the Visual Arts.”  American Craft.  February/March 1985. pp. 45-51 ill.
Butler, Frances.  Light and Heavy Light/Contemporary Shadow in the Visual Arts.  Poltroon Press.  1985.
West, Phil.  “New dimensions emerge with a trick of the eye.”  Seattle Times.  May 30, 1995. p. E1 ill.
Laird, Wendy.  “Pioneer Spirit.”  Alaska Air Magazine.  May 1995. pp. 54-57 ill.
Smith, Carlton.  “Art that beguiles the eye.”  Vail Trails’ Scene.  December 20, 1996. p.