School of the Art Institute, Chicago. Post-Graduate Studies.
Evanston Art Center.
Grinnell College, Iowa. Bachelor of Fine Arts
2003 - 2004
Midwest Clay Guild Holiday Show Invitational. Evanston IL
Form Follows Function @ Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago: Dan
2 a Tea. Teapot Invitational. Function+Art. Chicago, IL
Three person Exhibition. Lillstreet. Gallery, Chicago, IL
Vessel Variations. Terra Incognito, Oak Park, IL.
Platter Show. Lillstreet Gallery
Cup Show. Lillstreet. Gallery. Invitational
One person exhibit. Barat Collage, Lake Forest, IL
Tile 95, Pewabic Pottery, Michigan. Juried Exhibit
SOFA. Navy Pier, Chicago.
CINAFE- New Art Forms Navy Pier, Chicago.
House of Clay. Lillstreet Gallery. Invitational.
The Hallowed Vessel. Lillstreet Gallery. Invitational.
The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA. Group Exhibition.
2005 Award Plaques- Rogers Park Development Corp.
Award Plaques for Greater Chicago Food Depository
Mural Commission. Private Collection
"Deco" Tile Installation. Private collection.
Stations of the Cross-St. Nicholas Church Evanston IL.
Outdoor Relief Mural, Private collection
Numerous kitchen and bath installations.
2005- Tile Making and Installing-Lark Books
2002 Lerner Press Feature
2001 Clay Times
Oct. 2000 Midwest Living
1998 Elle Decor
1994 Tile Feature, Home Section. Chicago Tribune
1991 The Guild: The Designer Source for Artists and Artisans
1989 Associated Press Wire News Story
Summer 1989 Ceramics Monthly
Ceramic Conservator. Projects include:
Painter Ken Noland Ceramic Plaque, Lladro figures, figures,
large sculptures, vessels and small sculptures of porcelain,
stoneware, Italian Majolica, and earthenware.
Clients include: Precision Transportation Inc/ Chicago Heights,
IL (North American Van
Lines); Numerous private clients.
I specialize in reglueing, patching, rebuilding, fabricating
new ceramic parts, and painting to match glazes and textural
surfaces. As a ceramic artist I am acutely aware of and equipped
to capture the nuance and detail of construction and surface
Lecture/Demo Workshop, Terra Incognito, Oak Park, IL
Glaze Technique Workshop; Lillstreet Art Center
Tile/Surface Treatment Workshop; Stirling Hall, Lake Forest,
Lillstreet Studios, Studio Artist
Mini-lecture at Function+Art for "Art on the move Tours
Tile Mural Projects- Hawthorne S.A. under the auspices of
C.A.P.E. Co-creator on theme- based projects: Endangered Species-
Illinois Ecological Communities
Tile Project, Arts Partnership/Agassiz School, Family Matters/Symbols
Tile Workshop. Stirling Hall, Lake Forest, IL
Co-director of Classroom – Lillstreet
Mosaic Columns - Agassiz School
Tile Mural Project - Arts Partnership - Hawthorne. Story Based
Visiting, Artist - Slide Lecture and Demonstration - Oakton
Commuunity College, IL
Tile Mural Project - Chicago Public Schools. Woodland Indians
Lillstreet Art Center - Ceramics Instructor - Throwing and
Park District of Highland Park - Ceramics Instructor.
Northeastern Illinois University/Continuing Education - Ceramics
Evanston Arts Center, Ceramic Assistant/Technician
Assistant to Artist Robert Turner. Anderson Ranch, CO