EDUCATION:

Masters of Fine Arts (Sculpture), 1993
Long Island University / C.W. Post Campus, Brookville, NY

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting and Sculpture), 1991
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS:

Individual Artist Project Grant, 2004

Indiana Arts Commission, Indianapolis, IN

Department of Art Chairman’s Award, 2004 and 2005

Bradley University, Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts, Peoria, IL

Weir Farm Visiting Artist Grant, 1998-1999
Weir Farm National Historic Trust, Ridgefield, CT

Graduate Teaching Assistantship, 1991-1993

Long Island University / C.W. Post Campus, Brookville, NY

Stern Fund Artists' Fellowship, 1992

Long Island University, Brookville, NY

Art Department Graduate Stipend, 1992
Long Island University / C.W. Post Campus, Brookville, NY

Award of Merit (Westmoreland Art Nationals), 1990
Westmoreland Community College, Greensburg, PA

National Torch Tip Award (Society of Sculptors Exhibition), 1989
Birmingham Loft Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

W.L. Coppersmith Award, 1988
Allied Artists of Johnstown, Johnstown, PA

Summerfest Exhibition Award, 1988

Summerfest, Sommerset, PA

Mary Helen Krouse McDonald Award, 1988

Goldhaber-Fend Arts Center, Johnstown, PA

President's Selection (Kipp Gallery Juried Honors Exhibition), 1987

Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA