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Education

   1986    New York University/ International Center of Photography, NY,  Masters Program in photography

   1977   Philadelphia College of Art, BFA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, majoring in photography and printmaking

Exhibitions/Projects

   2020  New Works show and screening, E77, JH * rescheduled at this time

              Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program, Rochdale Village, Queens, NY *suspended, COVID19

             Art from the Epicenter, online auction and exhibit 

   2019  Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program, Newtown Center, Queens, NY

             Jackson Heights Art Talks, E77, Artists Talk with David Max Rothenberg

   2018  Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program, Queensbridge Houses, NY

             School of Visual Arts, group show Photo Dept faculty

   2017  Wave Hill House, Wave Hill Gardens, Bronx, NY solo show

              Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program online portfolio of Cambria Heights

   2016  Open Source Gallery, group show, Brooklyn NY
             Montello Foundation, Montello, Nevada, artist residency

   2015  Callicoon Trading, Silhouettes, Callicoon, NY

             Queens Museum Artists Market, Flushing Meadows, NY

             SPARCS Program Artist, NYC Council on the Arts, Sunnyside, NY
   2014  Wave Hill House, Bronx, NY Winter artist residency, exhibition and open house

             Arts Commons, traveling public arts exhibitions, Queens, NY

   2013  School of Visual Arts, group show, Photo Dept faculty
   2012  Catskill Art Society, Ghosts of the Catskills, Livingston Manor, NY

             George Eastman House International, Rochester, NY Collection of Wm. H. Hunt
             Adelphi University Harley UC Gallery, Group Exhibition, Garden City, NY

   2011  Mondo Studios, Queens NY, Artists open studio exhibition
   2010  Society of Photographic Educators, Group Exhibition, University of the Arts, Phila, PA

   2009  Adelphi University, Klapper Center for Fine Arts, Garden City, NY, group show
   2008  Flux Factory, Queens, NY group exhibition New York, New York based on the Worlds Fair Panorama

             Outsider Studio, Livingston Manor, NY  A Soft Place to Land, group show

   2007  AAVI, online exhibition with the school portal, Mexico City, Mexico

             Outsider Studio, "Through An Optic Nerve", Livingston Manor, NY

   2006  Queens International, Queens Museum, Studio in A City, Queens, NY

              Outsider Studio, Winter Show, Livingston Manor, NY

   2005   Dry Good Arts Gallery, Livingston Manor, NY Welcome to My Home

   2003   Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York, NY group show

              Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN "Towards A Low End Theory"

   2002  Queens Museum, international exhibition with catalogue, NYC

             Athens Institute of Contemporary Art, GA, "House", group show of international photographers

   2001  Open City, portfolio from “Directions to My House”, online and literary journal

   2000  Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York, "Seeds, Squares and Houses", three person show

            Von Lintel & Nusser Gallery, NY, "Unconscious Documentaries" curated by Paul Ha

            The Meat Market Fair, White Columns entrant, Chelsea, New York
   1999  Silverstein Gallery, New York, group show

             White Columns, NY, "Visitor", curated by Lauren Ross

             Brooklyn Brewery, New York, "Mothers Work", group show

   1998  Richard Anderson Fine Arts, project space, New York

             Williamsburg Arts & Cultural Center, "Williamsburg Bridges Tibet"  Brooklyn, New York

             Baird Center, South Orange, New Jersey, "Image after Image", group show
             Gallery 292, New York, group show NYU/ICP alum
       
     Richard Anderson Fine Arts, group exhibition curated by Casey Kaplan, New York

Awards

   2020   Queens Council on the Arts, New Works Grant
   2020   Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa grants working with art courses and senior centers, working in                               Rochdale Village, 2019 the Newtown Italian Center, 2018 Queensbridge Houses, 2017 Cambria Heights,

              2015 Sunnyside Community Houses. 

   2001  New York Foundation for the Arts, grant for catalogue project, “Directions to My House

Artist Residencies

    2017   Montello Foundation residency, Montello, Nevada
    2014   Wave Hill, Winter Residency program, three month project

    1998   Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas artist residency,

    1994   PS 122, Artists studio recipient
    1991   Yaddo, artist residency in Saratoga Springs, New York
    1989   National Park Service, Ellis Island, New York, Visiting Artists Program

 

Teaching

     School of Visual Arts, New York City, Instructor in the Photo Department (current)

     Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, Adjunct Instructor in the Fine Arts Department

     Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, Adjunct Instructor in the Fine Arts Department

     Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Visiting Instructor in the Photo Department

     AAVI, D.F. Mexico City, Mexico, Workshop Instructor in Photography School

     LaGuardia Community College, Queens, NY, Instructor in the Photo Department

     Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA, Visiting Instructor in Photography

Publications/Reviews

     Queens International, Everything All At Once, Queens Museum exhibition catalogue

     Art Papers, review, Queens International, catalogue of exhibition at Queens Museum

     Flash Art, October/November 2002, review Queens International show
     Athens Banner-Herald, review
     Directions to My House, self published book of photographs of the built environment
     Open City, Spring issue, portfolio published from Directions to My House
     The New Yorker, review 
     The Village Voice
     Williamsburg Weekly

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