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Education

2004    Angel Academy of Art, Florence, Italy, Classical Art Training;
             January 2002-2004

2001    Art Students League, NY, NY: Anatomy and Figure Drawing;
             Fall 2000-Winter 2001 

1999    MBA New York University, NY, NY: International Business/Finance

1991    BS Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY: Management/Marketing
 

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2019     "Floral Paintings", Solo Exhibit, Water's Edge Resort, Westbrook, CT.

2019     "Selected Works", Madison Town Hall, Two-person Exhibit, Madison, CT.

2016     "Selected Works", Two-Person Exhibit, A Tale of Two Sisters, Montauk, NY.

2013     "Selected Works", Solo Exhibit, Huntington Library Main Art Gallery, Huntington, NY.
 
2011     Emma S. Clark Memorial Library Solo Exhibit, Setauket, NY.

2010      "Natural Colors", Two-Person Exhibit, Left Bank Gallery,
              Essex, CT. 
    
2010      "Tree Series", Solo Exhibit,  Apple Bank, Smithtown, NY.

2010      "A Fresh Perspective", Two-person Exhibit, MRK Gallery,
             Port Jefferson, NY.
 
2010     "Waiting for the Sun", Two- Person Exhibit, East Islip Public Library,
             East Islip, NY.

2010    "The Other Half of the Sky", Two-Person Exhibit, The Peck School
            Gallery, Summit, NJ.

2009    "The Other Half of the Sky", Two-Person Exhibit, Left Bank Gallery,
             Essex, CT.

2007    "Time Out", Solo exhibition, La Dolce Vita, Florence, Italy.

2007    "A Tavola con Vista", Two-person Exhibit, Enoteca Le Barrique,
             Florence, Italy.
 
 
Se
lected Group Exhibitions
          
 

2020      "Yin and Yang", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.

2020      "Academic Artists Association 70th Annual Exhibit of Traditional Realism", Online Exhibit.

2019      "New England Landscape Invitational", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.

 
2019     "Birds, Bugs and Their Flowers", Spectrum Gallery, Centerbrook, CT.

 
2019      "Face to Face:  Artists Painting Artists", Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY.

2019     “I Sing the Body Electric: Inspired by the Written Word”, Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY.

  
2019     “98th Annual Elected Artists Exhibit”, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.  
  
2019     “108th Annual Exhibition”, CT Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum, Mystic, CT.  

2019     “New Elected Artists”, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.   
 

2019     “Time Passages”, Spectrum Gallery, Centerbrook, CT. 

2019     “75th Annual Connecticut Artists Juried Exhibition”, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT. 

2018     “People’s Bank Exhibit”, Madison Art Society Elected Artists, Madison, CT. 

2018     “New England Landscape Invitational”, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT. 

2018     “Guild Hall Clothesline Art Exhibit”, East Hampton, NY.  

2018     “Madison Art Society Elected Artist Exhibit”, Essex Art Association, Essex, CT. 

2018     “Clinton Art Society 69th Annual Exhibition”, Andrews Memorial Town Hall, Clinton, CT.
      

2018     “68th Annual Exhibition of Traditional Realism”, Academic Artists Association, Vernon, CT. 

2018     “Nature in Black and White” Spectrum Gallery, Centerbrook, CT.

2018     “See Me, Feel Me”, Spectrum Gallery, Centerbrook, CT.

2017     “25th Annual Associate Artist Exhibit”, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.

2017     “An Exhibition in Four Acts”, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT. 

2017     “The Artists Garden”, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT. 

2016      "Land and Sea", Seven Person Exhibit, Diane Birdsall Gallery and Westerly Land Trust, Westerly, RI.

2016      "Botanicals", Juried Exhibit, Gallery North, Setauket, NY.

2016      "New England Landscapes", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.

2016       "Old Lyme Country Club Invitational", Old Lyme, CT.

2016       "American Waters - A Marine Art Exhibition", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.

2016       "Drawing Attention", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT

2015        "The Guilford Art League 68th Annual Juried Exhibition", Guilford Art Center, Guilford, CT.

2015        "The 59 Regional", Mystic Arts Center, Mystic, CT

2015        "Connecticut Academy of Fine Artists 104th Annual Exhibit", Mystic Arts Center, Mystic, CT.
 
2015        "Madison Art Society 40th Annual Juried Exhibition", Madison, CT.

2015        "An Exhibition in Four Acts", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.
     
2015       "Reality and Metaphor II", Six Summit Gallery and Valentine Zahn Gallery, Westbrook, CT.

2014       "New England Landscape Invitational", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.
 
2014       "Local Color: Flora and Fauna", Gallery North, Setauket, NY.
 
2014       "Holding Still: An Exhibition of Still Life Works", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.

2014      "Academic Artists 64th National Exhibition of Contemporary Realism",
                 Vernon Community Art Center, Vernon, CT.
 
2014       "Poetry and the Art of Eating", Gallery North, Setauket, NY.
 
2014      "70th Annual Connecticut Artists Exhibition", The Slater Memorial Museum,
                  Norwich, CT. 
 
2014      "Winter Landscapes", Lyme art Association, Old Lyme, CT
 
2013     "Deck the Walls", Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT.
 
2013     "Deck the Walls",  Gallery North, Setauket, NY
 
2013     "32nd Annual Setauket Artists Exhibit", Setauket Neighborhood House, Setauket, NY.
 
2012     "8th Annual Joseph Reboli Wet Paint Festival", Gallery North, Setauket, NY.
 
2011      "Brushworks", Three-Person Exhibit, Art League of Long Island,
                Dix Hills, NY.

2011     "55th Long Island artists Exhibit", Art League of Long Island,
                Dix Hills, NY.

2011      "Winner's Showcase Exhibition", Smithtown Arts Council,
                 St. James, NY.

2011     "Foundation for Sight and Sound Auction Gala", Selected Artist
                for Charity Auction, Fox Hollow Inn, Woodbury, NY.

2010     "Members Art Forum 2010" Smithtown Arts Council, St. James, NY. 

2010     "2010 Drawing Exhibit", National Art League, Douglaston, NY.  

2010    "International Art Exhibit", Group Show, New Century Artists Gallery,
               Chelsea, NY.

2010    "The World of Art", International Women's Group Exhibit,
                Howland Cultural Center, Beacon, NY.

2010     "Juried Fine Arts 2010", Group Exhibit, Smithtown Township
                Arts Council, Smithtown. NY. Juried by Joan Young, Associate
                Curator Guggenheim Museum of Contemporary Art.

2009     "Members Forum", Group Exhibit, Smithtown Township
               Arts Council, Smithtown, NY.  Juried by Robert Bluver, co-owner
               La Mantia Gallery, Northport, NY.
 
2009    "Works on Paper", Group Exhibit, Long Island Museum,
               Stony Brook, NY.  Juried by Mel Pekarsky.

2009    "Adventure", Juried Group Show, Huntington Arts Council,
               Huntington, NY.  Juried by Howard Rose. 
 
2009    "National Association of Women Artists 120th Annual Exhibit",
               Salmagundi Club, NY, NY.
 
2008    "New Members Show", National Association of Women Artists,
               New York, NY.
 
2008    "43rd Annual Gallery North Outdoor Art Show", Gallery North,
               Setauket, NY.
 
 2007    "Timeless:  The Figure and the Landscape" Group Show,
                Sylvan Gallery, Clinton, Connecticut.
 
2006    "Allied Artists of America 93rd Annual Exhibition" National Arts Club,
                NY, NY.  Juried by Fred Staloff,Ch., Richard A. Botto and Robert
                Palevitz . 
 
2005    "22nd Annual Juried Art Show of the East Islip Public Library"
                Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Oakdale, NY. 

2004    
"Hoyt Institute Mid-Atlantic Exhibition" Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New 
               Castle, PA.  Juried by Peter Plagens, Art Critic Newsweek.  

2003   "Still Classical: Recent Works on Paper from Florentine
              
 Academies and Studios"  Traveling Group Exhibit:
  •             -  Westbank Arts Gallery, NY, NY; May-June
  •             -   Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island; September - October
  •             -   Palazetto Cenci, Rome, Italy; October-November 
                                   

 Awards and Honors

2019     Jeanette Knowles Copelin Memorial Prize- "CAS 70th Annual Summer Exhibition", Juried by Jennifer Stettler Parson, Ph.D.

2019     Third Place – “I Sing the Body Electric”, Juried by Beth Giacummo, Cherie Rexler

2018     Honorable Mention – “37th Annual Setauket Artist Exhibit”, Juried by Tom Mason

2018     The Hammocks, LLC Award – “Clinton Art Society 69th Annual Summer Exhibition”, Juried by Becky Beaulieu, Ph.D.

2018     Graphic Arts Award -  “68th Annual Juried Exhibition of Traditional Realism”, Juried by Steve Wilda and Gerarde Doucette.

2016    Award of Merit - "New England Landscape", Lyme Art Association
             Juried by Stapleton Kearns

2015   Best in Show - "American Art Awards", Juried by 25 leading US Galleries.

2014    Williams Prize for Drawings,  Juried by Fred Wessel

2014   Bob Kadio Award - "Academic Artists Assocation 64th National Exhibition"
            Juried by Fred Wessel and Jeremiah Patterson
 
2010   First Place - "2010 Drawing Exhibition", National Art League
          Douglaston, NY.  Juried by Robert Armetta.

2010   Merit Award - "54th Exhibition of Long Island Artists",
           Art League of Long Island, Dix Hills, NY.  Juried by Heidi Lange,
           Director of DC Moore Gallery, NYC.
 
2010    3rd Place.  "Best of Long Island - Artist/Painter Category",
           Long Island Press Newspaper, NY, January 14th - January 20th Issue.
 
2010    Merit Award.  "Juried Fine Arts", Smithtown Arts Council, Juried by
           Joan Young, Associate Curator Guggenheim Museum of
           Contemporary Art.

2009    First Place.  "Annual Member's Forum", Smithtown Township Arts
           Council, Smithtown, NY.  Juried by Robert Bluver of La Mantia Gallery.

2006    Finalist.   Experimental Category. "23rdAnnual Artist's Magazine
           Art
 Competition"; December Issue.  Juried by H.C. Dodd .
 
 2006    Finalist.  "International Artist Magazine Annual Competition"
           Aug/Sept Issue. 
 
2005    Merit Award.  "22nd Annual Juried Art Show of the East Islip Public 
           Library".
 
 2004    1st Place, Figurative Category. "The Artists' Magazine Annual
            Competition"; Student  Category
, Jan Issue.
 
Corporate Collections

2012     Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY.
2011     Aspen Re  - Rocky Hilly, CT.