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BFA Painting, University of Illinois, Highest Honors 1973

Who’s Who in American Art 1976-


Rock Valley College, Rockford Il 1975-1978 Rockford College, Rockford Il 1976 University of Miami (Visiting Lecturer) Miami Fl 1977

John Wood College Visiting Lecturer, Quincy IL April 2014

Selected Exhibitions:

2022 Beloit Art Center Photography Juried, March

2022 Blue Moon Gallery FEELING BLUE juried Feb Grayslake IL

2022 Art Room Gallery BLACK AND WHITE international juried Jan

2022 Camelback Gallery ABSTRACTS WITH RED international juried, Jan

2022 Gallery 317 Group, Jan Rockford, IL

2021 ADC / ACA international juried Cincinnati  OH Dec

2021 Geneva Lakes Exhibition Lake Geneva WI Dec

2021 Contemporary Art Gallery FIGURATIVE international juried Nov

2021 Starline Factory Juried  September  IL

2021 J.Mane Gallery Juried MONOCHROME exhibition October

2021 Camelback Gallery SHADES OF RED international juried  September

2021 J.Mane Gallery OPEN international juried  September

2021 Light Space Time PATTERNS international juried  September

2021 J.Mane Gallery COLORS international juried exhibition August

2021 Light Space Time OPEN international juried  August

2021 Artist Portfolio Magazine Issue 48   July

2021 Harvard Starline 4th juried  July

2021 Light Space Time 555 juried international exhibition  July

2021 Overland Gallery Invitational Group exhibition June

2021 TOGETHER international juried Woodstock IL May – June

2021 Light Space Time ABSTRACTs March

2021 317 RADIANT exhibiti  / ArtScene Rockford IL March – April

2021 Beloit Art Center juried Photography exhibition March Beloit WI award

2021 Artisttable THE DAY AFTER juried exhibition  April  award

2021 Grey Cube Gallery ABSTRACT Juried February

2021 ACA International Juried, January  Cincinnati Ohio

2021 Contemporary Art Gallery Online Photography juried international, January

2020  Behance Portfolio initiated

2020 Lens Culture Portfolio initiated

2020 Blink Art feature and portfolio initiated

2020 100 Photos #2 Juried International, November Berlin, Germany

2020 Open Juried Light Space and Time, Photography Digital, award

2020 ALL COLOR Photography International Juried, CAGO September

2020 10th Anniversary Light Space Time International Juried, award, August

2020 FIRE AND ICE National Juried, August Vancouver Art Space, Vancouver WA

2020 HEAVEN AND HELL National Juried, August, Woodstock IL

2020 Harvard Starline Virtual Exhibition, June – July, Harvard IL

2020 SYMMETRY Juried Exhibition, award March – June Park Forest IL

2020 SPACE International Juried, Portfolio Award, June

2020 FREE CHOICE International Online Juried, Artistable, April

2020 Figurative International Juried Online, April, Light Space and Time

2020 OPEN Juried Grey Cube Gallery   March

2020 ABSTRACT Art Room Gallery juried, March

2020 3-Personn Exhibition, Harvard Starline Overland  February

2020 Curiosity National Juried, February Woodstock IL

2019 OPEN CAGO online juried, Best in Show award

2019 CAGO Planet Earth Juried Exhibition, Nov

2019 Regional Juried Exhibition Freeport Art Museum Nov – Feb 2020

2019 Intricacies 3-Person Exhibition Freeport Art Museum Aug 16 – November 2  IL

2019 Harvard Starline 4th Friday [award] October IL

2019 Fall Artscene 317 Gallery and Horseflowers Gallery Rockford, IL Oct

2019 Members Show 317 Gallery August Rockford, IL

2019 Mini Masters Freeport Art Museum May IL

2019 Escape National Juried Exhibition June Woodstock, IL

2019 Harvard Starline 4th Friday  April IL

2019 ArtistTable International FIRE Juried Exhibition April

2019 Spring ArtScene at Horseflowers April IL

2019 Figurative Exhibition LSpT Juried [award] April–JPuzFA

2019 Harvard Starline 4th Friday Feb IL

2019 Figurative Invitational Edom Art Emporium, Edom Texas February

2018 15th Regional Juried Exhibition, Freeport, IL November – February 2019

2018 Light Space Time 555 Exhibition, July

2018 Artist Portfolio Magazine October

2018 Harvard Starline Exhibition  May – June, Harvard, IL

2018 Artist Portfolio Magazine 20th Open  [ ]

2018 Solo Exhibition,  Horseflowers Rockford IL May

2018 ArtScene Rockford IL  April

2018 11th Annual Human Form Exhibition, Hilliard Gallery April – May, Kansas City MO International juried;

2018 Figurative Art Exhibit, Light Space Time April  Honorable Mention and Special Recognition awards,

2018 Heart Art, Rockford University Invitational, Rockford IL February

2018 Harvard Starline Juried Exhibition, Harvard IL January 2018

2017 Artscene Group exhibitions: Ameriprise, Gallery 317 and Horseflowers Creative October 2017

2017 Freeport Regional 14th Juried Exhibition, November 2017 – February 2018

2017 Mini Masters Freeport Art Museum, July 21 – September  Freeport IL

2017 Martini Room solo exhibition of 22 new figurative pieces, Elgin IL July    []

2017 Harvard Starline juried exhibition, Harvard IL    July, June, April and February

2017 Invitational Group Show, Aeon Gallery, Richmond IL May

2017 Exhibition Without Walls FREE FOR ALL juried international []

2017 Light Space Time 2017 Figurative Juried [Special Merit Award]  April  []

2017 Spring Artscene at Gallery 317 and at Ameriprise,  April,  Rockford IL

2017 Artsy Shark Digital Showcase, February    []

2017 Adam and Eve National Juried, Woodstock IL  January

2017 Emotion & Energy of Color 4 International juried, Honorable Mention  January

2016 Holiday Invitational Exhibition, J.R.Kortman, Rockford IL November

2016 Art Scene Today BAD ART 2nd prize juried exhibition, Summer-November

2016 Freeport Art Museum 13th Annual Regional Juried, November 2016 – January 2017

2016 Art Scene / Art Walk, Boone County Historical Museum, Belvidere, IL October

2016 Light Space and Time OPEN International Juried, Special Merit & Recognition Awards, September

2016 Portraits Juried, Artist Portfolio Magazine, August

2016 Creek Gallery Juried, Crystal Lake, IL August

2016 Reinventing Ourselves, Self Portrait National Juried, ArtNXT Level, Gallery 33, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago August

2016 Solo Exhibition DE LUNA FINE ART GALLERY, Freeport IL August

2016 4th Friday Harvard Starline Juried, July

2016 Light Space and Time FIGURATIVE International Juried, Special Merit and Recognition Awards, July

2016 Art Matters Invitational,  CELEBRATE PROCESS, Rockford June 24 – July 16th

2016 3-Person Exhibition THE ARTERY / Midcoast Fine Arts Rock Island, IL March – May 

2016 Starline Juried, Harvard IL April

2016 Future So Bright Juried International, Woodstock IL Jan -Feb 2016

2015 Starline Juried, Harvard IL Oct 2015

2015 ArtScene Fall 317 Gallery & Ameriprise, IL Oct 2015

2015 Nature / Nurture Exhibition; 3-person Invitational J.R.Kortman Rockford IL May

2015 ArtScene Spring 317 Gallery & Ameriprise, IL April 2015

2015 Mini Masters; Freeport Art Museum, IL April 2015

2015 50 Shades of Grey Juried; Artscenetoday;

2015 2Little International Juried Small Works, Grand Rapids MI June

2015 Harvard Starline Juried, June 2015

2015 Light Space & Time’s 5th Annual Figurative Competition; Special Merit Award

2015 NOTHING BUT A DREAM juried exhibition; Spring 2015

2015 Two by Two; Womanspace Invitational Aug 2015

2015 317 Gallery Storytellers Invitational, Feb

2015 Light Space Time Photography Juried, Special Merit & Recognition, Feb

2015 AQG 2015 Dreams and Visions of Light Juried, Jan

2015 Harvard Starline Juried, Harvard IL Jan

2015 Portraits Artist Portfolio Exhibition Jan

2014 Cover Art Juried Artist Portfolio Dec

2014 Solo Exhibition Beloit Fine Arts Inc WI Dec-Jan 2015

2014 Freeport Regional Juried Exhibition, IL Nov-Jan 2015

2014 Art + Design Invitational, Kortman Gallery Rockford IL Oct

2014 Fall Art Scene 317 Gallery Rockford IL Oct

2014 Close to Home Invitational, Art Cats Gallery, Muskegon MI Oct-Nov

2014 Xcultureart Creek Gallery Guest Artist McHenry, IL Oct

2014 Artist Portfolio competition International Sept

2014 Art Quench International Juried, Oct 2014

2014 Light Space Time Abstract juried Special Merit Award Sept

2014 Off the Grid, national juried Oct

2014 Starline Juried, Harvard IL, April, May, July

2014 Solo Figurative Exhibition, Martini Room, Elgin, July

2014 ArtScene Today Em*Bodied Art, 3rd place Juried, May-

2014 Light Space & Time Figurative Juried, May-

2014 Midwestern Regional, Rockford Art Museum, May-

2014 Renewal, Group Exhibition 317 Gallery, May-

2014 Art Portfolio Magazine issue#16 Chicago vs San Francisco May

2014 4Art Inc Group Exhibition, Zhou B, Chicago,  April

2014 Color: Art Quench Intl Juried, Special Recognition, March

2014 Emerging Artist Juried, Morpho Gallery Chicago, Feb

2014 Light Space & Time Photography Juried, Award, Feb

2014 Juried Starline Regional, Harvard IL March, April, May

2014 BFAI Photography Juried Exhibition, Beloit WI, March

2014 Eggistential Invitational, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago,  March

2014 Mardi Gras Invitational Group Show, Zhou B Chicago, March

2014 Anything Goes, Juried, Exhibition Without Walls

2014 A New Beginning: ArtQuench Juried Special Recognition Jan

2013 Mind Body Soul: ArtQuench Juried, Special Recognition  Dec

2013 Abstracts Juried Artist Portfolio Magazine Dec

2013 Strong & Powerful Juried, Exhibition Without Walls, Award, Nov, OR

2013 Beverly Art Center Juried, Chicago  Nov

2013 Peace by Piece Invitational, Womanspace, September, IL 2013 Group Exhibition [every month, 3rd Friday openings] 4Art Inc Gallery, Chicago

2013 Shattered Mirror Invitational, Zhou B Art Center Chicago Sept

2013 Centerline Invitational, Oct, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago

2013 OPEN Juried LST exhibition Nov

2013 OPEN, Art Quench Juried, Nov

2013 Art Jury AJAS 19th International Exhibition, May

2013 Abstracts Juried LST exhibition April

2013 Landscapes Juried, LST Exhibition Sept

2013 1-Person Exhibition, Adlai Stevenson HS, Lincolnshire IL Aug

2013 State of the Art, Invitational, featured artist, Rockford IL May

2013 Mini-Masterpieces Invitational, FAM, Freeport IL June

2013 Heart Art, Rockford College Group Exhibition, IL, Jan

2013 LARGE WORKS Womanspace, Invitational, IL, Jan

2013, 2012 Xanadu Gallery group shows, Arizona

2013 Whole 9 Peace Project Juried Traveling Exhibit, Culver City CA

2013  Art Scene group invitational, Church St Gallery Rockford, IL, April

2013, 2011, 2009 Regional Juried Exhibition Freeport Art Museum

2012 Group Exhibition [every month, 3rd Friday openings] 4Art Inc Gallery, Chicago

2011, 2010 ArtScene Rockford, IL

2012 Centerline Invitational, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago

2012 and 2010 One person exhibitions, Beloit Fine Arts Inc, Beloit WI

2012 Scottsdale Biennale Juried, Arizona

2012 KAS Juried, Louisville KY

2012 TAC Juried, Highland Park, IL

2008 Rockford Midwestern Biennial, IL

2008 Invitational group, 14 Brushes Gallery, Urbana, IL

2005 1-person, Kortman Gallery, Rockford, IL

1990 3-person, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wi

1989 1-person, University of Wisconsin, Kenosha, Wi

1988 1-person, Rockford Arts Council, Rockford,Il

1985,1982,1980 Rockford Juried Exhibitions, Rockford, Il

1985 3-person, Freeport Art Museum, Freeport, Il

1984,1983,1982 Art Independent Gallery, Lake Geneva Wi

1984 Beverly Museum Juried, Chicago Il

1984 Chicago Art Institute Biennial Juried

1983,1980 1-person, Joy Horwich Gallery, Chicago

1983,1979 Invitational, Wustum Museum, Racine, Wi

1982 Invitational, Byer Museum, Chicago Il

1982 1-person, Milikin University, Decatur, Il

1982,1978,1975 Butler National Painting Juried, Ohio

1982 Illinois Professional Exhibition, Springfield Il

1982,1981,1980 Beloit & Vicinity Juried, Beloit, Wi

1981 Union League Juried, Chicago

1981 Invitational, Rockford Art Museum

1980 1-person, St.Xavier College, Chicago Il

1980,1976,1975 New Horizons in Art Juried, Chicago

1979 Invitational, Kohler Art Museum, Sheboygan Wi

Selected Corporate and Public Collections:

Milikin University, Decatur, IL , Container Corporation of America Borg Warner, Chicago Bank of Wisconsin, Janesville Wi Illinois State Museum, Springfield Il Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown Ohio Digital Equipment Corporation, Maynard, Ma Hope College, Holland Mi


Chicago Art Review, Krantz, Chicago Il pub 1977,

1981 Contemporary Airbrush, Dietz, Portland,Or pub

1984 American Artists, Krantz, New York,

1984 National Museum and Gallery Guide,”Profile” June 1983 The Artist’s,

“Airbrushing”, Bettie Johnson, February,1991

Resume: About Me
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