ABOUT

My objective as an artist is to create, not exact replicas of nature, but to take the shapes and colors I see and to capture the spirit or essence of a scene.  I cannot improve on the beauty of nature, but I can, hopefully, capture a moment in time and create a memory.  

AWARDS & WORKSHOPS

Pastel Society of Connecticut

Directors Choice Award

South Bay Arts
Award Winner

Plein Air Limner Society – Sayville, NY

Award Winner

Le Vieux Couvent

Frayssinet, France

Art in the Open

Wexford, Ireland

Workshop

Tuscany, Italy 

Plein Air Bermuda Festival

Best in Show – Pastels

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts Award Winner

Workshop

Malaga, Spain

Wet Paints Studio Group – Sayville, NY Award Winner

GALLERIES & MEMBERSHIPS

East End Arts Gallery

Riverhead, NY

Peconic River Artists

Riverhead, NY

Publishers Invitational Plein Air

Adirondacks, NY

Salmagundi Club

New York, NY

 

Guild Hall

East Hampton, NY

Fire Island Lighthouse Gallery
Fire Island, NY

 

Fielder Gallery

Greenport, NY

Port Jefferson Arts Center

Port Jefferson, NY

 

Catbird Seat
Sayville, NY

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