Acquisitions

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California
permanent contemporary art collection.

Rene di Rosa, Collector
di Rosa Preserve: Art & Nature
Napa Valley, California

Laube, private collector

Maas, private collector

Meehan, private collector

Kouns, private collector

Gillman, private collector

Rabow, private collector

Ogle, private collector

blocks_image
Symbiotic Twins
10" x 8"
Exhibitions


2014

Crocker Art Museum
Art Auction 2012 and Big Names, Small Art Auction
Sacramento, Ca
June 7




2012

Crocker Art Museum
Brought to Light: Masterworks of Photography from the Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, Ca
June 16 - September 3


Crocker Art Museum
Art Auction 2012 and Big Names, Small Art Auction
Sacramento, Ca
May 24 - June 2


Coal Shed Open Studios
Fundraiser for the Empress Theater art auction
Mare Island, CA
February 11 - 12

2011

Coal Shed Studios Holiday Art Show
Mare Island, CA
December 3 

Napa College Faculty Exhibit
September 22 - October 6

Photo IRREGULARS Exhibit
CHARLES CREEK Winery
August 03 - September 30

Photo IRREGULARS Exhibit
River House
April 10 - May 28

Photo IRREGULARS Exhibit
Group Show
Napa, California
December 10 – January 31, 2011

2010

Artissimo
Embrace - A Photo Irregular Group Show 
Napa, California
February 10 - March 27, 2010

Sebastopol Center for the Arts
Through the Lens & Beyond
Sebastopol, California
February 11 - March 21, 2010
www.sebarts.org

Kevin Milligan Gallery
Focus 2010 - A National Photography Exhibition
Danville, California
January 27  - February 24, 2010
www.kevinmilligangallery.com

2009

The Center for Fine Art Photography
2009 International Exhibition of Fine Art Photography
Opening reception Friday, October 2, 2009
Juror, Andy Adams

Award of Merit
California State Fair
Fine Art Competition
Sacramento, California
August 21 - September 7, 2009

Honorable Mention

Studio II Gallery
3rd Annual National Photography Contest "Neo Aesthetics" Napa, California
August 1 – September 4, 2009
Juror: Huntington Witherill

2nd Place

46th Annual Regional Juried Art Show
Fairfield Visual Arts Association, Fairfield, California Jurors: Ferdinanda Florence, Professor of Art History, Solano Community College, Fairfield, CA;Tony Natsoulas, B.A., M.F.A., Sculptor, (Sacramento, CA); Shelly Willis, Director, Art in Public Places Program, City of Sacramento):

2008

3rd Annual XOXO All-Mediums Nude Art Show
Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Los Angeles Center For Digital Art 
"Snap To Grid" Photography Exhibition, Los Angeles, California 

Best in Show and Golden Bear Jurors Award,
California State Fair Fine Art Competition, Photography Division, Sacramento, California

ArtSeen / AIDS Research Alliance Benefit Auction Gala " A Taste of Los Angeles", Los Angeles, California

Photo Irregulars Group Show, Bloom Gallery, Napa, California

“Being Woman” Two-Person Exhibition, Bloom Gallery, Napa, California

SLIDESLAM, di Rosa Preserve, Napa, California

Jurors Award, 1st & 2nd Place
45th Annual Regional Juried Art Show
Fairfield Visual Arts Association, Fairfield, California, Jurors: Diana Daniels, Assistant Curator, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA; Matt McKinley, Curator, ARTwork SF, San Francisco, CA; and Marc Lancet, ceramic artist and Professor, Solano College, Fairfield, CA,

“Child's Play”
The Main Artery Gallery, Benicia, California

22nd QX.net Nude International 2008,
Lexington Art League, Lexington, Kentucky

Small Works Exhibition, Fetterly Gallery, Vallejo, California


2007

"Your Wildest Dreams", Studio II Gallery, National Photography Contest, Napa, California

Awards of Excellence and Merit
California State Fair Fine Art Competition, Photography Division, Sacramento, California

1st, 3rd & 5th Place
Napa Town and Country Fair, Napa, California

"We are all photographers now!" exhibit,
Musée de l'Elysée, Museum for photography, Lausanne, Switzerland

1st Place Award Most Disturbing category
“the HUMAN EFFECT”,
Studio II Gallery, Napa, California

1st Place Most Thought Provoking and 1st place Most Disturbing
“Go Figure Exhibition”, The Main Artery Gallery, Benicia, California

3rd Place Black & White Photography
44th Annual Regional Juried Art Show, Fairfield Center for the Creative Arts, Fairfield, California

“Arist's Choice", Studio II Gallery, Napa, California

Nancie Mattice Award
Dangenart Gallery, Nashville Tennessee 2007
Top Honor Award
21st Annual Nude International 2007, Lexington Art League, Lexington, Kentucky
Juror: Vincent Desiderio


2006

Group show, MBFA Gallery, Napa, California

Group show, Evolving Art Gallery @ Inja, San Francisco, California

Two Person Show Evolving Art Gallery, Vallejo, California,

"Past is Present" Exhibition, the laboratorium:
Visual Studies Workshop Gallery, Rochester, New York

Special Judge's Award
Roseville Arts, Roseville, California, Juror: Tony Natsoulas

Special Recognition Juror's Statement
8th Annual Photographic Process Juried Online International Art Exhibition, UpStream People Gallery, Omaha, Nebraska

Best of Show and 1st Place Manipulated People
7th Annual Open Photography Show, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sacramento, California

1st Place Tie, Award Two Person Exhibition
"Jury Show", Evolving Art Gallery, Vallejo, California Juror: Terri Cohn, faculty: San Francisco Art Institute, UC Berkeley, 1st place tie, award two person exhibition

19th Annual Northern National Art Competition, Nicolet College Art Gallery, Rhinelander, Wisconsin

"Paradise Lost & Found" Exhibition, The Napa Valley Museum, Yountville, California

Justice For all Death Penalty Show, Austin, Texas

First Place Awarded in Photography
LGAA Annual open juried show 2006, Art Museum of Los Gatos, Juror: Dr. Scott Shields, Chief Curator of Art, Crocker Art Museum

People's Choice Award
"Love?" Exhibition, Studio II Gallery, Napa, California

"Something Personal" exhibits, Advertising Photographers of America, San Francisco, California


2005

BENEATH THE SURFACE, Group Exhibition, Volakis Gallery, Yountville, California

“All In The Family”,
di Rosa Preserve, Napa Valley, California

“California Dreaming”, Fourth Annual Benefit Exhibition and Auction,
di Rosa Preserve, Napa Valley, California


Awards

2nd Place
Fairfield Center for the Creative Arts, 46th Annual Regional Juried Art Show 2009


Best in Show and Golden Bear Jurors Award,
California State Fair Fine Art Competition 2008

Jurors Award, 1st & 2nd Place
Fairfield Center for the Creative Arts, 45th Annual Regional Juried Art Show 2008

Awards of Excellence and Merit
California State Fair Fine Art Competition 2007

1st, 3rd & 5th Place
Napa Town and Country Fair, Napa, California 2007

1st Place Award Most Disturbing category
“the HUMAN EFFECT”, Studio II Gallery 2007

1st Place Most Thought Provoking and 1st place Most Disturbing
“Go Figure Exhibition”, The Main Artery Gallery 2007

3rd Place Black & White Photography
Fairfield Center for the Creative Arts, 44th Annual Regional Juried Art Show 2007

Nancie Mattice Award
Dangenart Gallery 2007

Top Honor Award
21st Annual Nude International 2007

Special Judge's Award
Roseville Arts, Roseville 2006

Special Recognition Juror's Statement
8th Annual Photographic Process Juried Online International Art Exhibition 2006

Best of Show and 1st Place Manipulated People
7th Annual Open Photography Show, Sacramento Fine Arts Center 2006

1st Place Tie, Award Two Person Exhibition
"Jury Show", Evolving Art Gallery 2006

First Place Awarded in Photography
LGAA Annual open juried show, Art Museum of Los Gatos 2006

People's Choice Award
"Love?" Exhibition, Studio II Gallery 2006


Publications


The old, the new in citizen art, The Sacramento Bee (Sacramento, California) Victoria Dalkey, August 22, 2008

Art verdict, Reporter, The (Vacaville, CA), Richard Bammer, February 8, 2008

Art notes: Sept. 19, The Napa Valley Register (Napa, California) September 19, 2007

State of the arts, The Sacramento Bee (Sacramento, California) Victoria Dalkey, August 24, 2007

Main Street, Los Gatos Weekly-Times (Los Gatos, California), Mary Ann Cook, April 12, 2006

2002 East Coast Region Award Winners "Gold" winner American Society of Business Publication Editors

2002 National Design Awards "Silver" winner American Society of Business Publication Editors

7th Annual International Digital Awards, The Photo District News Magazine, New York, New York, 1/2001

3rd Annual International Digital Awards, The Photo District News Magazine, New York, New York, 12/1997