Visual arts resume

University of the Arts (formerly Philadelphia College of Art)  Philadelphia, PA
Bachelor of Fine Art with honors, Printmaking, 1984


2019 REVERBERATIONS, Cerulean Arts Gallery, Phila., PA

2018 Slow moving to still, House Gallery. Phila., PA

Northland, Twenty-two Gallery, Phila., PA

2017 Invisible Landscapes, Artspace 1241, Phila., PA

2016 GEOLOGIC, Twenty-Two Gallery, Phila., PA 

The Resonance of Place, Cerulean Arts Gallery, Phila., PA

2015 Place / Process, Free Library of Philadelphia, PA

I am talking to you, Gilfelagið, Akureyri, Iceland

2014 North of Here, Twenty-two Gallery, Phila., PA

Place / Process, Listhús Gallery, Olafsfjorður, Iceland

2013 Along the Coast of Brittany, Cosmopolitan Club, Phila., PA


GROUP EXHIBITIONS (recent, selected)

2018 FORMATIONS, Guild of Bookworkers' National Juried Exhibition, travels to 5 venues in the US through 2019.

2017 Inaugural Invitational exhibit, Cerulean Arts, Phila., PA

CFEVA@Sonesta, Philadelphia, PA

Snowflake Biennial, Heavy Bubble, Philadelphia, PA

2016 The Farm, interpretive bookbindings, Free Library of Philadelphia, PA

2015 Industrial Philadelphia, Past and Present, Athenaeum of Phila., PA

Old Enough to Know Better, Women’s Caucus for Art Int’l Juried Exhibition, Phila, PA

Did you see them? SIM, Reykjavik, Iceland

The Atlas Imagined, Athenaeum of Philadelphia, PA

2014, 2010, 2008Art of the State, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

2014, 2013 Cerulean Arts Annual Juried Exhibition, Phila., PA 

Secondary Colors, Guild of Bookworkers, Philadelphia Museum of Art Library, Phila., PA

2011 Philadelphia Artists Books Travel to Venice, Scuola Internationale di Grafica, Venice, Italy



2018 Arctic Circle residency, June expedition

Ballinglen Fellowship, Ireland

2017 Independence Foundation Visual Arts Fellowship

Culturhuset/Galleri Svalbard AIR, Svalbard, Norway

Herhusið AIR, Siglufjorður, Iceland

2016 CFEVA Fellowship Finalist

FID prize Candidate

Listhús AIR, North Iceland, June

Snorrastofa Scholar in Residence, Reykholt, Iceland,  July 

2015 Gil-Felagið Society AIR, Akureyri, October

SIM AIR, Reykjavik, September

2014 Listhús AIR, North Iceland, Nov - Dec

2013 Gullkistan AIR, South Iceland, Sept-Oct. 

2011 Bibliographical Society of America's St. Louis Mercantile Library Prize in American Bibliography for Bookcloth in England and America, 1823-50



2017 “Northland: a gentle interrogation of self and nature,” Galleri Svalbard, Norway

Pecha Kucha, Library Company of Philadelphia, “The Living Book”

2016 Pecha Kucha, DaVinci Art Alliance, “We Live by Art and Reason”

2015 Pecha Kucha, DaVinci Art Alliance, “I am talking to you”

2014 Pecha Kucha, Free Library of Philadelphia, “The Influence of Place”

2011 Lecture at Rare Book School University of Virginia Lecture Series, "The Artist's Eye: Observing and recording details of 19th century cloth bindings", Charlottesville, VA

2008 Lecture at Rare Book School, University of Virginia Lecture Series, "Nineteenth-century Books Up Close: Bookcloth Grain Patterns", Charlottesville, VA

2008 Panel at “The Well Dressed Book” conference, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

2006 Lecture at Philobiblon Society, "Early Bookcloth, 1823-1840", Philadelphia, PA



2016 Rare Book School at the Library of Congress, John Hessler "The Art and Science of Cartography" Washington, DC

2011 Guild of Bookworkers Standards of Excellence Seminar, Boston MA

2006 Rare Book School at the University of Virginia, Michael Winship, "The American Book in the Industrial Era, 1820–1940", Charlottesville, VA



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