curriculum vitae


Clay Culture: Innovative Human - Ceramic Arts Network

Born in California, 1971


2020 Artist in Residence, Santa Fe Art Institute, NM .                                                                                                                     2019 Sculpture Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, VT 2019 Panelist -Art in the Anthropocene,  NCECA Minneapolis MN                                                                                                2019 Winter Artist in Residence, Penland School of Crafts, Penland NC 2017  Spring Artist in Residence Anderson Ranch Arts Center,  Snowmass Village CO                                                                                 2006    Kala Art Institute,  Berkeley CA

Selected Exhibitions:

June 2019   Daddy Don’t Go - Adeline’s Lab, Berkeley April 2019 Reflectivity - Artists on Climate Change, Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg March 2019   What We Leave Behind -Dairy Barn Arts Center,  Ohio March 2019   Unfolding Epoch -Minnesota Landscape Arboretum,  Minneapolis  June 2018 Lemurian Jumpstart  - Connect Art Project Space, San Francisco  June 2018   Works on Paper- LBIF Foundation,  New Jersey March 2018    Visual Voices - NCECA Annual, Pittsburg                                                                                                                                      Nov 2017       Witnesses - NIAD, Richmond                                                                                                                                                       June 2017      Go Figure- Berkeley Potters’ Studio, Berkeley                                                                                                                               May 2017       The Bay - Connect Art Int’l Outpost, San Francisco                                                                                                                     April 2017       To Be Honest, Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen                                                                                                                           Sept 2016      OtherMajik - ATA's Right Window, San Francisco
Nov 2015       Outpost - Connect Art Int’l Outpost, San Francisco
Oct 2014        Journey toward the Heart - Potter’s Studio, Berkeley
Sept 2006     Graphic Premonitions - Richmond Art Center, Richmond
Sept 2006     The Patriot Show W.A.R. -Cricket Engine Gallery, Oakland
Aug 2006      Oakland Sampling - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
Sept 2005     Viscera Cera- 21 Grand, Oakland
June 2004     Black and White: Artist’s Responses to the Binary - Femina Potens, San Francisco
Sept 2003     Approaching Abstraction: The Power of Suggestion (Twelve new acquisitions of
                       the Di Rosa permanent collection) - DiRosa Preserve, Napa
Dec 2002      Bloodshow - Quotidian Gallery, San Francisco
April 2002     Tough Guys: Tara Daly, Christian Maycheck, John C. Rogers - Quotidian Gallery, San Francisco   
May 2002      The Element of Temporary, 3 Juried Exhibition - Southern Exposure, San Francisco


2019 Capra Course  -Systems View of Life  - Global Online course by Fritjof Capra 2018 Oregon State University  -Permaculture Design  Certificate 2018 Richmond Arts Center -3 semesters of metal arts 2016 Apprentice to Master Potter Francis Blevin, Berkeley CA 2016 Berkeley Potters’ Studio - Soda Fire Workshop 2013 Berkeley Potters' Studio - Studio tech internship 1996 San Francisco Art Institute- Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Sculpture 1992 Santa Monica College of Design, Art and Architecture - Two Year Course of Study, Visual Arts 1987 - 1990 Long Beach Museum of Art, Video Annex, Summer Workshop in Video Production  (scholarship two years, internship the third) 1986 Otis Parson’s School of Design Summer for High School Students Figure Drawing Scholarship

Collections Of:
Charles A. Wustum Museum of fine Arts, Racine Wisconsin   (1994)
Di Rosa Preserve, Napa California(2002)