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B A R B A R A . W H I T E . F R E D R I C K S .  M I N E R

barbara.miner@utoledo.edu

https://www.barbarawfminer.com/

419.530.8315  

 

Exhibitions

2022                        “Envisioning the Futures of Visual Literacy”, the third international online juried art exhibition of                                        the International Visual Literacy Association (IVLA), First Place winner,"Winter Sunset"                  

2022                          Blue Week, 3 works included in the Olander Park Artist in the Park exhibition,  "ash and                                                  diatoms", "lupine and horsetail", "Queen Anne's lace and teasel"

2022                          100+5 Exhibition, Toledo Federation of Arts Society, juried, 3 artworks "Teasel", "Ash Leaves                                            and Queen Anne's Lace", "Night Harvest 2", Toledo, OH

2022                          “Envisioning the Futures of Visual Literacy”, the third international online juried art exhibition of                                       the International Visual Literacy Association (IVLA), 3 works: "Night Harvest 1", "Winter Sunset",                                    "Winter Rhythm". One of 18 artists included in the exhibition.

2022                          "Works on Paper 2022", "Night Harvest 1", one of 65 nationally juried artworks selected by                                             Esther Adler, Curator, MoMA, NYC included at the Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts and                                          Sciences, Long Beach Island, NJ

2022                           “Flora and Fauna”, Virtual Exhibit, Red Bluff Art Gallery, Red Bluff, CA

2022                            Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2022                            “Los Angeles | 8th Annual International Photography Exhibition”, juried by Internationally                                                 known Cinematographer, Manolo Rojas, the photograph, “fence top” was one of only 52                                               works chosen from a pool of 1000 entries.

2021                            “2nd Annual Sculpture Exhibition”, juried by Internationally known artist, Patrick Doughtery, In                                         Art Gallery, virtual exhibition, https://theinartgallery.com/

2021                            “Under Pressure”, national juried, Webster Arts, Webster Groves, MO, Nov-Dec

2021                            “Seeing Across Disciplines”, juried, International Visual Literacy Association Conference                                                   Exhibition, virtual, November 2021-August 2022

2021                            “Absolutely Abstract”, juried, international exhibition, MVA Gallery, Oct 8 – Oct 31, Bethlehem, PA

2021                            “In Color”, juried, international exhibition, The Cultural Center of Cape Cod, Sept 22 - Oct 21,                                             South Yarmouth, MA

2021                            “America’s All Media 2021”,juried international exhibition, 2 works selected,Walter Piehl Jr.                                                 Gallery, Northwest Arts Center, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota, Aug 31-Sept 25      

2021                            “Art in the Time of Corona”TM I A Global Project, Vol. 2, Dab Art, Online Gallery,                                                                 https://www.artsy.net/artwork/barbara- miner-at-65 , international juried exhibition, 1 work                                           selected, Jan 1 2021-Dec 31, 2023

2020                            Atlanta Photography Group, Director’s Cut, 1 work selected, juried exhibition, Atlanta, GA

2020                            Toledo Federation of Arts Societies, TFAS 100+3, Toledo, OH

2020                            The Presidential Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2020                            Faculty Exhibition, “at 65”, unique installation 65 elements, CVA Gallery, Toledo, OH

2019                             The Presidential Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2019                             5th National Photography Competition, fotofoto gallery, nationally juried, one of only 30                                                 works accepted for exhibition, Huntington, NY

2019                             8th Annual Encaustic Exhibition, Morpho Gallery, 2 works selected, nationally competitive,                                               juried exhibition, Chicago, IL

2018                            “Dialogue with the River”, nationally selected and funded, site-specific landscape installation,                                        Toledo, OH

2018                            The PresidentIal Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2017                            “2017 g9 “, group exhibition, Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, OH

2017                             The Presidential Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2016                             The Presidential Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2016                             "100 Sculptors-100 Sculptures”, Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI

2016                             The Presidential Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2015                             The Presidential Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2015                            “60x60: portrait of an artist”, invited solo installation, 3600 laser-etched wooden units, 12’ tall x                                         20’ long installation, size mutable.  Diane Kidd Gallery at Tiffin University, Tiffin, OH

2014                             “Unbound(ed)” An Encaustic Exhibition, Morpho Gallery, Nationally competitive selection,                                               Chicago, Il

2013                            “Transcending Text”, 4-person exhibition,  Terhune Gallery, Owens Community College, Toledo,                                       OH

2013                            “Americas 2013: All Media Exhibition”, Nationally juried- Hartnett Hall Gallery, Minot State                                                University, Minot, ND

2013                            Ohio All – Media Juried Exhibition, Coburn Gallery, Ashland University, Ashland, OH

2013                            Images 2013: The Gallery Exhibition of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, Nationally                                      juried- 3 works selected for inclusion, Award of Merit for reclaimed-adjustment, State College,                                        PA

2013                            “Art-o-matic 419”, Site-specific installation, 911 N. Summit Street, Toledo, OH

2012                            “Maumee Bay”, Walter E. Terhune Gallery, Owens Comm. College, Toledo, Ohio. Co-Curator                                             with Wynn Perry- unique, 35’ long wall and floor site-specific installation

2012                            Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2011                             Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2010                            “Reliquary”, Invitational, two-person exhibition, installation work, Adrian College, Adrian, MI

2010                            “Wax”, Nationally Juried, group exhibition (2 works), Anywhere Gallery, Chicago, Il

2009                            “Light and Mass”, group exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2009                            “Authors and Artists”, group exhibition, Canaday Center, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2009                            “Mix-Up”, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Artwork exhibited for sale/fundraiser, Toledo, OH

2009                            “RE: (rebound, recycled, repurposed, reused), Nationally Juried, abecedarian Gallery, Denver,                                          CO

2009                            “stitched”, Nationally Juried, Desotorow Gallery, Savannah, GA

2009                            “cross pollination”, Nationally Juried, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Il

2009                            “sacred vestiges”, Nationally Juried, Solo Exhibition, Macomb College Art Gallery, Clinton                                                 Township, MI

2008                            “bookends: The Book as Art”, Internationally Juried, Group Exhibition, Target Gallery, Torpedo                                          Factory, Alexandria, VA

2008                             “Bloom”, MCLA Gallery 51, Nationally Juried, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North                                                Adams, MA

2008                            “conversations while on leave”, two-person sabbatical exhibition, CVA, Toledo, OH

2008                             “Meet and Greet 7”, Site specific Installation, Davis Building, Toledo, OH

2007                             “Wish you were here”, Presented by OxBow, at the Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, MI

2007                             “Five Tough Broads”, Flatlanders Gallery, Blissfield, MI

2007                             “Offering: in response to an evolving interior landscape”, Nationally Juried, Solo exhibition,                                              Lincoln Galleries, Northern State University, Aberdeen, South Dakota

2006                             “Offering: in response to an interior landscape”, Solo Exhibition, Brownson Gallery,                                                            Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY

2005                             “Wall to Wall: A Survey of Current Regional Sculpture”, Flatlanders Gallery, Blissfield, MI

2004                             “Ink and Clay 31”, Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State Polytechnic University,                                                    Pomona, CA

2004                             “Biennial 2004”, selected participant, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN July-August

2004                             “Guerilla performance”, 3 sites in London, England  March - Bayswater Underground Station,                                         Tate Gallery, Serpentine Gallery

2004                             “Faculty Exhibition”, Center for the Visual Arts Gallery, Toledo, OH February 9-29

2004                             “Authors and Artists”, group exhibition at the Canaday Center, University of Toledo,                                                          November-December

2003                             “Inspired by Nature”, 2-person exhibition, October/November, Brooklyn Botanic Gardens,                                                Brooklyn, NY

2003                             “ephemeron minutiae”, solo exhibition, July/August, LCVA, Adrian, MI

2002                             “Contemporary Sculptors”, invitational, Artspace, Lima, OH

2001                              “moon jelly diatoms” solo exhibition, February/March, Flatlanders Gallery, Blissfield, MI

2001                              “The Ohio Chinampas Project”, summer installation in a pond at the Toledo Botanical                                                      Gardens, Spring/Summer

2000                             “red diatoms for Miami”, installation exhibition, October, Hiestand Gallery, Miami University,                                            Oxford, OH

2000                             “ephemeral states: diatoms and chrysalises”, solo installation exhibition, Lake Erie Center,                                               Oregon, OH

2000                             “Toledo Area Artists Exhibition”, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH

1999                              “Toledo Area Artists Exhibition”, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH 

1999                              “Barbara WF Miner”, Adrian College, solo exhibition, Adrian, MI

1998                              “Toledo Area Artists Exhibition”, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH

1998                              “Salon de Refuses”, Spectrum Gallery, Toledo, OH

1998                              “Michigan Ceramics '98”, Traveling Exhibition, various sites in Michigan, Juried by Andrea Gill

1998                              “Faculty Exhibit”, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

1998                              “Fiber, Clay, & Metal”, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

1997                              “New Visions”, Ann Arbor Arts Center, Ann Arbor, MI

1997                              “oikos: Lakewalk”, solo show, Trautman Nature Center, Toledo, OH

1997                              “Installation”, solo show, Taubman Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

1996                              “Barbara WF Miner”, solo show, Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH

1996                              “Thesis Exhibition”, Ford Hall, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

1993                              Wright State University, group show, Dayton, OH

1993                              Mather Gallery, group show, Case Western University, Cleveland, OH

1992                              Oneta Gallery, West Hartford, CT, 3-person show

1991                              Cederquist Gallery, Lomma, Sweden, 3-person show

1991                              Art Exchange, Columbus, OH, Commission for 6-piece place setting for 12

1990                             Appalachiana, group show, Washington, DC

1990                             A Show of Hands, group show, Columbus, OH, September, Featured Artist

1990                             Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, September, Featured Artist

1989                             Del Mano Gallery, group show, Pasadena, CA

1989                             Artisan's Gallery, group show, Great Neck, NY

1987                             “Tea for 200”, group show, Incorporated Gallery, New York, NY

1987                             “Dinner at Eight”, group show, La Jolla Gallery 8, La Jolla, Ca

1984-85                        The American Artisan, group show, Nashville, TN

1984                             Group Show at the San Francisco International Airport

1984                             Maple Hill Gallery, group show,  Ogunquit, ME

1984                             Marshall Field, Chicago, IL

1983-86                        Nieman-Marcus, Dallas, TX

1983                             American Hand, group show, Washington, DC

1983-88                        Panache, group show, Denver, CO

1983-84                        City, group show, Chicago, IL

1983-87                        Incorporated, group show, New York, NY

1983                             Gallery 500, group show, Elkins Park, PA

1983                             American House Gallery, group show, Tenafly, NJ

1983                             National Invitational Cup Show, By Design, Minn., MN

1983                             Cast Clay National, group show, Ree Schonlau Gallery, Omaha, NE

Curatorial Work

2014                             “Dewey Blocksma”, proposed original concept for both the connection with multiple                                                       classroom projects, and associated lecture. Center for the Visual Arts Gallery, Toledo, Jan.

2013                             “The Nexus: Exploring the Link Between Art and Science”, envisioned final exhibition with                                                 Gallery Director, Ben Pond. Proposed original concept for both the exhibition, connection to                                           classroom projects and associated lecture. Center for the Visual Arts Gallery, Jan-Feb.

2013                             “Rosamond Purcell-The Doyenne of Decay”-public lecture, Carlson Library, University of                                                 Toledo, February 5.

2012                             “Maumee Bay”, Walter E. Terhune Gallery, Owens Comm. College, Toledo, Ohio. Co-Curator                                             with Wynn Perry

2006                             “Jazz at the Lake”, Faculty exhibition at the University of Toledo Lake Erie Center, Oregon, OH

 

Articles Written/ Published

2005                             Title: Promoting Environmental Awareness as Part of an Arts Curriculum,  journal published                                            for the International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability,

                                       Volume 1. http://ijs.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.41/prod.67 There has unfortunately been a                                         mistake in terms of assignation of author, my husband, Dr. Jeffrey G. Miner (an ecologist)                                             has erroneously been given credit for the authorship and attempts to rectify this situation                                             have yet to be fruitful!

1998                            Dialogue/voicing the arts, Jul-Aug 1998

1998                            Dialogue/voicing the arts, May-Jun 1998

1997                            Dialogue/Arts in the Midwest, Jan-Feb 1997

1997                            Dialogue/Arts in the Midwest, Mar-Apr 1997

1989                            Ceramics Monthly, cover article- June – August

 

Art Works/Articles Featured in Publications

2013                            Sentinel Tribune, July, B.G., OH

2013                            Sentinel Tribune, June, B.G., OH

2012                            Sentinel Tribune, January, cover article and images, B.G., OH

2007                            American News, March, images and article, Aberdeen, SD

1997-2003                   Cover art, Biology Laboratory Manual, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Bowling Green State                                                University, B.G., OH

2003                            Toledo Blade, images of art works, Toledo, OH, July

2000                            Toledo Blade, images of art works, Toledo, OH, February

1999                             Toledo Blade, images of art works, Toledo, OH, July

1999                             Ann Arbor News, images of art works, May 1999

1996                             Toledo Blade, Toledo, OH, November

1996                             Columbus Dispatch, images of art works, Columbus, OH, August

1991                             Sydsvenska Dagbladet, images of art works, Malmo, Sweden, August

1991                             Arbetet, images of art works, Malmo, Sweden, August

1990                            Niche Magazine, images of art works, Winter

1990                            Ceramics Monthly, images of art work,  September

1990                            American Craft, images of art works June

1989                            First for Women, images of art works October

1989                            First for Women, images of art works May

1987                            Fresh Ways with Beef and Lamb, images of art works, Time-Life Books

1986                            Women's Voice, images of art works, December

1986                            Fresh Ways with Soups and Stews, images of art works, Time-Life Books

1985                            Ceramics Monthly, images of art works, September

1985                            Woman's World, images of art works, March

1985                            Colorado Homes and Lifestyles images of art works - May/June

1985                            The Washington Post Magazine, Home Design, images of art works used as accents May 5

1985                            Scan's 25th Anniversary Catalogue, images of ceramic art works used as accents

 

Landscape Installation

2022-2023                   Art in the Park, Olander Parks system, Sylvania, Ohio

2018                            “Dialogue with the River”,  three tent-like structures consisting of approximately 600 silk-                                                 screened flags, Momentum, September, Toledo, OH

2012                            “Painted Ponds Project”, ephemeral landscape installation, Exit 159, Route 75 South, Findlay,                                             Ohio

2007                            “red lily pads”, ephemeral installation in the oxbow lagoon at Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI

2003-04                       “ammonites released”, Maumee Bay State Park, Oregon, Ohio

2002                            “Floating Project”, Schedel Gardens, Elmore, Ohio

2002                            “Swedish H20 Project Revisited”, near Lund, Sweden

2001                            “The Ohio Chinampas Project”, summer installation in a pond at the Toledo Botanical Gardens,                                       Spring/Summer

2000                            “Reflections”, Collaborative, sod memorial, installed at the  University of Toledo Track Field for                                       The American Heart Association                                                                                                       

1991                             “Swedish Water Project”, Landscape Installation in Ostra Dammen, Lomma, Sweden

1987                             “Sculpture at Heritage Village”, Landscape Installation, Columbus, OH

1986                             “Sculpture at Heritage Village”, Landscape Installation, Columbus, OH

 

Residencies

2007                            Individual International Artist’s Residency, Ox-Box, Chicago Art Institute, Saugatuck, Mi

1998                             Residency at Watershed, Newcastle, ME

1991                             Residency with Ulla Viotti, sculptor, Glivarp, Sweden

1990                            Residency at Art Park, Lewiston, NY

1987                             Residency at Art Park, Lewiston, NY

 

Grants, Scholarships and Awards

2021                            Arts Commission, Project Award for the collaborative, The Holding Project, in conjunction with                                        Momentum, Toledo, OH

2021                            “Small Grant Award’, for The Holding Project, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2018                            Arts Commission, Individual Artist Grant, Momentum, Toledo, OH

2013                            Travel Award, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2013                            Images 2013: The Gallery Exhibition of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, Nationally                                      juried- 3 works selected for inclusion, Award of Merit for reclaimed-adjustment, State College,                                        PA

2012                            Student Impact Award, University of Toledo

2011                             Service to the College Award, University of Toledo

2006                           “Small Grant Award’, two awards from the Center for Teaching and Learning, University of                                              Toledo, OH

2006                            “URAF” Grant University of Toledo, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2004                            “Small Grant Award”, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2003                            “Small Grant Award”, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2003                            “URAF”,  Grant University of Toledo

2003                            “Individual Artist Grant”, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, OH

2002                            “Kohler Award”, University of Toledo

2000                            “Rose Reder Memorial-Flatlanders and Toledo Area Sculptors Guild Award” , 82 Annual Toledo                                       Area Artists Exhibition, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH

1999                            “Second Award”, 81st Annual Toledo Area Artists Exhibition, Toledo,  Museum of Art, Toledo, OH  

1997                            “Individual Artist Grant”, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, Oh

1995-96                       National Dean's List, Edition 19, Vol. 1.

1995-96                       “Ellen Wilt Scholarship”, EMU, Ypsilanti, MI

1994-95                       “Dorothy Lamming Scholarship”, EMU, Ypsilanti, MI

1990                            “Le Boeuf Corporation Award for Excellence in Clay”, The Best of 1990, Ohio Designer                                                       Craftsmen, Columbus, OH

1986                             “Award for Excellence”, The Best of 1986, Ohio Designer Craftsmen Show, Columbus OH

 

Symposia/Workshops-Given

2021                            “The Holding Project”, competitively selected for inclusion in the 2021 International Visual                                                Literacy Conference Collaborative project with artists, Ashley Pryor and Lee Fearnside

2017                            “You Talkin’ to Me? Visual Literacy in Foundations Programs” Co-chairs: Mysoon Rizk &                                                     Barbara WF Miner, FATE  Conference, Kansas City, MO, April 2017

2014                            Lecture, undergraduate and graduate studio critiques, Southern Illinois University at                                                        Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Il, March

2014                            “Just what is it that makes today’s online and blended classes so different, so appealing?:                                              shepherding a course through the post-MOOC minefield”, (accepted but unfunded and thus                                          unable to attend and present) Panel presentation, 12th Annual International Conference on                                            the Arts and Humanities, Oahu, Hawaii, January

2013                            “The Art of Tightrope Walking: The Case for Taking Risks in the Classroom”, Poster                                                           presentation, 11th Annual International Conference on the Arts and Humanities, Oahu, Hawaii,                                      January

2011                            “The Phenomena of the Non-Art and Design Major: Discouragement or Encouragement?-                                              presentation title: “How to Hook ‘em”, F.A.T.E.-Foundations of Art Theory and Education-Invited                                     Panel Presenter, March 30-April 2, St. Louis, MO

2010                         “Out of the Classroom-Out of the Box”, Poster Presentation at conference, Perspectives on                                              Sustainability: Collaboration in  Higher Education in Northwest Ohio, Bowling Green State                                              University, October 20, 2010.

2010                            Gallery talk, studio critiques in conjunction with “Reliquary”, Invitational, two-person exhibition,                                      Adrian College, Adrian, MI

2010                            Workshop with the Honors Seminar: Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Ohio                                                    Northern University, Ada, OH. One of my studio assignments was adapted and used by the                                          class.

2009                            “Engage the Entrepreneurial Mindset at Lawrence Technological University”, One of three                                               invited facilitator/ lecturers-1 day workshop, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI

2008                            “Engage the Entrepreneurial Mindset at ONU”, One of four invited facilitator/ lecturers-2 day                                          workshop, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH

2008                            “(My) Current Research”, slide presentation, The Humanities Institute, University of Toledo,                                             Toledo, OH

2007                            Three public lectures given in conjunction with exhibition at Lincoln Gallery, Northern State                                             University, Aberdeen, South Dakota

2006                            Lecture in conjunction with exhibition at Brownson Gallery, Manhattanville College, Purchase,                                         NY

2005                            “(My) Current Research”, slide presentation, The Humanities Institute, University of Toledo,                                             Toledo, OH

2003                            “Alternative Site(ings): Re-configuring the Classroom Experience), presentation, with D. Davis,                                          International Conference on the Arts and Humanities, Oahu, Hawaii, March

2000                            “Installations”, slide presentation, Lenawee County Arts Commission, Adrian, MI

1999                             Keynote speaker, Women in Science, Math, Engineering and Technology Program, Career and                                       Hands-on Day, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

1999                            “Diatoms: Art in Nature, Nature in Art”, slide lecture at the Exhibit Museum of Natural History,                                          University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

1997                            Co-chair of Symposium, “Connecting to the Muse”, Mid-America College Arts Association,                                                Richmond, VA

1997                            “The Nexus Between Art and the Environment”, Trautman Nature Center, Toledo, OH.  Two                                              public slide presentations and lectures. 

1996                            “(My) Current Research”, Concordia College, Ann Arbor, MI.  Slide presentation and lecture.

1995                            Panelist, “Ceramics: New Ideas, New Techniques, New Energies.” Mid America College Art                                                 Association, Indianapolis, Indiana.                            

1995                            “Surfaces” Slide lecture/workshop on surface design given at the Michigan Potters Guild, Ann                                         Arbor, MI

1992                            “Wroclaw International Ceramics Symposium”. Invited Artist. Wroclaw, Poland.

1990                            “Slip-casting and Mold-making Techniques”, Ann Arbor Arts Association, Ann Arbor, MI. Slide                                           presentation and demonstration.

1989                            “(My) Current Research”, Wellington School, Columbus, Ohio. Guest lecturer for Advanced Art                                        Class.  Slide presentation and lecture. 

1988                            “Slip-Cast Ceramics and Mold Making”. Workshop given at the Fort Hayes Career Center,                                                 Columbus, Ohio.  Simple mold making and slip casting techniques were demonstrated. 

1987                            “Coffee and Conversations” guest lecturer.  Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio.

Employment

2018-2019                   Professor, Art and Design, Interim Chair, Dept. of Music, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2013- present              Professor, Art and Design, Chair, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2012-2013                   Associate Professor, Associate Chair, Head of Studio Fine Art, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2008-2012                   Associate Professor, Head of Studio Fine Art, Director of Foundations, Dept. of Art, University                                        of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2006-2007                  Associate Professor, Director of Foundations, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2000-2006                 Assistant Professor, Director of Foundations, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

1998-2000                  Instructor, 2D Design, Installation, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

1997-1999                    Gallery Director, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

1997                             Gallery Reviewer, The City (Toledo, OH) contributing writer

1997                             Instructor, History of Western Art, Owens Community College, Toledo, OH

1996- 2001                  Gallery Reviewer, Dialogue Magazine (Columbus, OH) contributing writer

1996- 1998                   Instructor, Ceramics, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

1981-1993                    Full-time, self supporting artist, Ceramic production business

 

Education 

1994-1996                   Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan. MFA in Ceramics.  National Dean's List Scholar.

1978-1981                   State University of New York at New Paltz. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics.   Cum Laude.          

1974-1976                   Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA. A.A. degree.   Cum Laude.

1972-1973                   Rockland Community College.  Suffern, NY

 

Collections

Eastern Michigan University, Permanent Art Collection, Ypsilanti, MI

Kenneth Thompson, Blissfield, MI

Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC

President William Clinton, New York, NY

Wolfgang Puck, Los Angeles, CA

Museum of Art, Wroclaw, Poland