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Solo Shows:  

“Sister Act”, Council Art Gallery, NCJWLA, Los Angeles, August-October 2014 (shared)

Coffee Fix, Studio City, CA, July 2012

Artist Alley, Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center, Calabasas, CA October-November 2010

Bravo Urban Spa and Salon, Pasadena, CA, September-October 2009

Artist Alley, Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center, Calabasas, CA November-December 2008

Bravo Urban Spa and Salon, Pasadena, CA, August-September, 2008

Madrid Theatre, Canoga Park, CA., September-October 2006 (shared)

"On Beyond Trees", Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, June 2004 (shared)

  

Group shows:

2022

“Artopia”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, August, Lore Eckleberry, Juror, https://sfvacc.org/

 "The 43rd International Peace Show”, Nagasaki-Ken Fine Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan, August, Hideo Sakata, Juror. 

“What’s Next!”, SCWCA, Betsy Leuke Creative Arts Center, Burbank, August, Erika Ostrander, Juror.

“Expressive Influences”, LELA International, June, Juried, https://www.lelainternational.org/gallery-1

“Food for Thought”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, June, Terry Romero Paul, Juror, https://sfvacc.org/

“Reflections”, California Art League, Los Angeles, June, Chris Davies, Juror, https://www.californiaartleague.com

“Gallerium Art Prize”, Gallerium, May-June, Juried.https://gallerium.art/p/gap-2022.html?TP=artworks&PN=10/

“7th Annual Landscapes Art Exhibition”, Fusion Art, Santa Fe, NM, May, Juried. Honorable Mention. https://www.fusionartps.com/7th-annual-landscapes-art-exhibition-may-2022

“2022 Open Juried Show”, Thousand Oaks Art Association, Newbury Park, CA, May, Sharon Weaver, Juror. 

“Open Call”, Red Bluff Art Gallery, Red Bluff CA, April, Anastasia Nelson & Phil Dynan, Jurors. http://www.redfluffartartgallery.com/open221.htm/

 “Green/Light”, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, April, Amy Neill, Juror. https://www.cultural-center.org/green-light-gallery/

 "Elements”, Art Fluent, Yarmouth, MA, April-May, Amy Matteson, Juror.https://www.art-fluent.com/elements

“Mixed Metaphors”, CAA-SFVACC SCORE, Los Angeles, April, Bob Burridge, Juror. Honorary Mention.https://sfvacc.org/mixed-metaphors

“Winter Magic”, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, March, Amy Neill, Juror. https://www.cultural-center.org/winter-magic-gallery/

“California Dreaming”, CAL, Betsy Leuke Creative Arts Center, Burbank, Brooke Harper, Juror, January

2021

“True Blue”, Art Fluent, Yarmouth, MA, June-July, Amy Matteson, Juror. https://www.art-fluent.com/true-blue/

“Uncommon Threads”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, October, Georgia Freedman-Harvey, Juror. https://sfvacc.org/uncommon-threads

“Horizons 2”, Shoebox Projects LA, November-December, Karen Hochman Brown, Juror. https://shoeboxprojects.com/horizon-2-0-curated-by-karen-hochman-brown-los-angeles-artist-and-curator/

“Portraits of Appreciation-The Doctors Portrait Show”, LELA, Neutra Museum Gallery, Los Angeles, November, Invited.

“Delights and Shadows”, California Art League, Los Angeles, October, Angela Phillips, Juror, https://www.californiaartleague.com

“Captured Through a Lens”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, October, Paul Moshay, Juror.  https://sfvacc.org/captured-through-a-lens

“Abstracted”, Art Fluent, Yarmouth, MA, September-October, Jean Davis & Nancy Wu, Jurors. https://www.art-fluent.com/abstracted

“Follow Your Art”, City of Santa Clarita, First Floor Gallery, October-December, Juried

“Chiaroscuro”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, September, Angela Phillips, Juror.  https://sfvacc.org/chiaroscuro

“Eye of the Beholder”, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, August, Amy Neill, Juror. https://www.cultural-center.org/beholder-intro

“Artopia”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, August, Quenton Bemiller, Juror.  https://sfvacc.org/artopia

“Lumiére”, Art Fluent, Yarmouth, MA, June-July, Amy Matteson, Juror. https://www.art-fluent.com/lumiere

“ConTEXT”, Art Fluent, Yarmouth, MA, May-June, Amy Matteson, Juror. https://www.art-fluent.com/context

“H x W x D”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, June, Charles Sherman, Juror.  https://sfvacc.org/h-x-w-x-d

“Art Along the Boulevard”, Installation 6, SFVACC SCORE, Los Angeles, Invitational. May-June, https://sfvacc.org/art-along-the-boulevard

“Black and White”, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, May, Amy Neill, Juror.https://www.cultural-center.org/blackandwhitegallery

Sublime”, California Art League, Los Angeles, May, Virginia Causton-Keene, Juror. https://www.californiaartleague.com.

 “Call of the Wild”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, May, Carla Laureen Bollinger, Juror. https://www.sfvacc.org/

“2021 ALL Cityscape”, Contemporary Art Gallery Online, April, Juried. Mixed Media First Place, Digital Second Place. https://www.cagonline.gallery/2021-Exhibitions/2021-ALL-Cityscapes-Exhibition

“Of the Earth”, Art Fluent, , Yarmouth, MA, April-May, Amy Matteson, Juror.  www.art-fluent.com/of-the-earth

“Shifting Perspectives”, Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe,  April-June, Jerry McLaughlin, Juror.  https://www.eainm.com/shifting-perspective-exhibition/

“Parallel Dimensions”, CAA-SFVACC SCORE, Los Angeles, February, John Greco, Juror. https://sfvacc.org/parallel-dimensions

“Art Along the Boulevard”, Installation 3, SFVACC SCORE, Los Angeles, Invitational. January-February, https://sfvacc.org/art-along-the-boulevard

"New Year, New Colors", La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA. January-March. Linda Stelling, Juror. Honorable Mention. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2EJwM6xH5k&feature=youtu.be

“Open Theme Annual 2021”, Webster Arts, Windsor, MO. January-February, Allana Ross, Juror. https://www.webster-arts.org/opentheme2021?fbclid=IwAR0Gk5KbdPNptFowjpGwSwgdA3N9dH999H5Q1V-0elug93KiyRY8TBnAdfU

“New Beginnings”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, January, John Paul Thornton, Juror. https://sfvacc.org/

“Identity”, Art Fluent, Cape Cod, MA. December, Amy Matteson, Juror. https://www.art-fluent.com/identity

2020

“Holiday Art Market”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, December, Jiuried, Best in Show.  https://sfvacc.org/holiday-art-market

“Affordable Art: Holiday Gift Exhibit”, California Art League, Los Angeles, December. Ken Ronney, Juror,  Second Place. https://www.californiaartleague.com

“Chasing Autumn in Los Angeles”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, November-December. Honorable Mention. Online.    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtpwYiyeWYU&feature=youtu.be

“Wild World”, California Art League, Los Angeles, VictorPicou, Juror, October-December. Online. https://www.californiaartleague.com/?keyvalue=45477&page=viewcollection&subkeyvalue=150746&startrec=1&displayperpage=9999&displayhorz=1

"It's About Time", CAA online exhibit, Invitational, September. https://collageartists.org/resources/NEWSLETTER%202020-09%20COLOR%20PDF%202%20additions.pdf

“Hollywood Comes to San Fernando”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, September-October. Online https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLTZxl2wcx0&feature=youtu.behttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLTZxl2wcx0&feature=youtu.be

“50 and Over”, Las Lagunas Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA. Invitational, Sep-Oct. Online https://www.laslagunagallery.com/

“Discover the Art of Wax”, Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, Invitational.  August-September.  Online https://www.eainm.com/encaustic-art-institute-member-gallery/

“Environment”,  Ventura County Arts Council, Ventura, CA, juried, August-September. Honorable Mention. Online https://vcartxcouncil.org/atrium-   gallery/environment/.

“Change”, CAL, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Preston Craig, Juror, Online, August-September https://californiaartleague.github.io/gallery/exhibits/2020-change/

“2020 (MMXX) Beginnings-What Will Your 20s Look Like”, Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, Kathleen Waterloo, Juror, Apr-Jun https://www.eainm.com/2020-mmxx-gallery/

“Mon-o-chrome”, Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, Invitational, April. https://www.laslagunagallery.com/current

"Under and Above the Sea: A Way of Life Worth Protecting", La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, July-August https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ed-L6tfEqo&feature=youtu.be

“Pulse of LA in the Time of Quarantine”, SCWCA, Los Angeles, Juried, June, online. https://www.scwcaexhibitions.org/pulse-of-la-in-the-time-of-quarantine.html

"Art in Crisis", SFVACC online exhibit, Los Angeles, Juried by staff. May. https://sanfernandovalleyartsandculturalcenter.wildapricot.org/page-1075219

“SFVACC Open”, Los Angeles, Adria Becker, Juror, February

“Shutterbug”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Nancy Kaye, Juror, January, Second Place

“What If?”, CAA, Topanga Canyon Gallery, Max Presnell, Juror, January

2019

“Big Ideas in Small Packages”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, Dec-Jan

“Motion”, CAL, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Laura Wamsbans, Juror, October

“Just Your Imagination”, CAA, SFVACC, September 2019

“The Art of Creative Aging III”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Eileen Hecht, Juror, August

“The Language of Color, Part I: The Color of Life”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, July-Aug 2019, Honorable Mention

“Reality Is Highly Overrated”, CAA, Betsy Leuke Creative Arts Center, Burbank, Peter Frank, Juror, May

“Spring to Summer Solstice”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, May-July

“Juried National Encaustic Exhibition”, University of Connecticutt Art Gallery, Stamford, CT. Dorothea Osborn, Juror, March-April

“Women: A Celebration of La Femme”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, March-May

“Blue”, CAL, Betsy Leuke Creative Arts Center, Burbank, Vanessa Lemon, Juror, February

“Art Across the Valley”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, January-February and La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational,
January-March

2018

“Good Things Come in Small Package/s”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, December-January

"Trash Talk", SFVACC, Los Angeles, CAA, Le Monte Westmoreland, Juror, November

"10 Years of Gitana", La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, October-November

“Around the World in 80 Paintings”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, August-September

“The Art of Creative Aging III”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Eileen Hecht, Juror, August

“Monuments of the US”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, June-July

"Expressions", SFVACC, CAL, Los Angeles, Honorable Mention, Joe Cibere, juror, May-June

“Intimate Moments, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, April-June

“Chaos and Order”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, February-April

“A Little Bit of Madness”, Topanga Canyon Gallery, Topanga CA, CAA, Melinda Smith Altshuler, Juror, February

2017

"Collage and Effect", SFVACC, CAA, Los Angeles, Gerald Brommer, Juror, October-November

“Magical Realism”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, October-December

“The 26th LELA Armenia Show”, Artists Union, Yerevan, Armenia, Invitational, October

“The Art of Creative Aging II”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Norm Beals, Juror, August

 “Encaustics”, Carter Sexton, Los Angeles, CA, Patti Akesson, Curator, July-August

“The Art of Transportation”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, July-September

“Wonders of the Desert”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, May-July

“Co-La-La-Lage”, The Loft at Liz’s, Los Angeles, Shana Nys Dembrot, Juror, May

“Salon de California International Show”, LELA, Los Angeles, Invitational, February.

“Color Me Bold”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Donna Geist Buch, Juror, February-March

“8 x 8” ”, SFVACC, Los Angeles, Sylvia Goulden, Juror, January-February

“2017 Juried Open”, Topanga Canyon Gallery, John Paul Thornton, Juror, January

2016

“City of Angels”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, December-February

“Altered States of Collage”,  SFVACC, CAA, Los Angeles, Leslie Shows, Juror, November-December

“Heritage and Community”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, October-December

“The 37th International Peace Show”, Nagasaki-Ken Fine Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan, August-September

“2016 Summer Exhibition”, Encino Terrace Center Lobby Art Gallery, Encino, CA, July-October

“Bright, Colorful, Bold”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, July-September

"American West”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, May-July

“Shanghai Art Festival”, Lantern of the East Los Angeles, Shanghai, China, April

"Art in a Free Society", California Art League, Los Angeles, CA, Jim Morphesis Juror, February-March

"Absolutely Abstract", San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Center, February

2015

"Fire and Ice", Women’s Club of Pasadena, CA, John Paul Thornton, Juror, December-February

"Music for the Eyes'. La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, December-January, Best in Show award, Susan Kahroody, juror

"Sinister Shadows and Seductive Shade", La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, October-November

"Inspiration...Imagination...Creation", San Fernando Valley Arts Council, Los Angeles, juried, September

“Portraits: Studies of Faces”. Ventura County Arts Council, Ventura, CA, juried, July-August.

“Reflections of Life”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, July-September

"Artist's Choice", San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Center, CAA, Los Angeles, Kristine Schomaker, juror, May-June.

“Native Beginnings”, San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Center, CAL, Los Angeles, Eric Merrell, juror, February-March

“Water: Precious and Alluring”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, January-March

2014

“Short Stories”, Women’s Club of Pasadena, CAL, Barbara Kerwin, Juror, December 2014 – March 2015

“No Boundaries”, San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, John Paul Thornton, juror, October-November

“Treasured Memories: Recalling the Past”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, August-October

“Relocation Celebration”, Terakoya Gallery, Los Angeles, Invitational, June-July

“Summers Past”, Women’s Club of Pasadena, CAL, Michael Zakian, Juror, June-August, Honorable Mention

“In the City”, Women’s Club of Pasadena, CAL, Katherine Chang Liu, Juror, January-March

“Icons of California”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, January-March

“2014 Juried Open”, Topanga Canyon Gallery, Jim Morphesis, Juror, January

2013

“From the Surreal to Steampunk”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, August-September.

“Gold Event”, SFVAC,California State University, Northridge Gallery, Invitational, April

“Wired”, Gallery FIVE08. Santa Monica, Anne Hromadka, juror, May

“Artists in the Spirit of Place: Memorable Interior Spaces”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, April-May.

“Plenty”, California State University, Northridge Gallery, juried by SCWCA, April

“WabiSabi”, Terakoya Gallery, Los Angeles, Invitational, April

“Definitions”, Canoga Park Youth Arts Center, juried by Valley Arts Alliance, March

“Modern Fine Art Festival of California”, Korean Education Center, Los Angeles, Invitational, February

2012

“Valley Visions, Canoga Park Youth Arts Center, juried, October.

“Come fly with me”, Women’s City Club of Pasadena, July-September, Margaret Danielak, Juror

“LA City Council District 12 Community Service Center”, July-January

“The Eastern Aesthetic: Asian Influence in Art”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA, Invitational, April-June

“Westfield Topanga Art Walk” Mar, Juried by 11:11 Creative Collective

“HeARTworks”, Los Angeles, Feb-Mar, Guillermo Bert, Juror

“Eight International Artists”, Terakoya Gallery, Los Angeles, Invitational, Jan-Feb

2011

"Colors, Colors!", City Hall Bridge Gallery, Los Angeles, December - January

“Valley Artists Guild Exhibition”, Encino, CA, juried, November – February.

"Valley Artists Studio Tour 2011", San Fernando Valley Arts Council, juried, October         

 “Cutting Edge”, Terrell Moore Gallery, Los Angeles, July, Terrill Moore, Juror, 3rd place

 “2011 Arirang Fine Art Show”, Mary Paxon Art Gallery, Norwalk, CA, May

 “Collage Artists of America Multi-media Exhibition”, Encino, CA, juried, April – July.

 “Big Tsunami of Japan Fundraising”, Little Tokyo Gallery, Los Angeles, April

 “A Sense of Place”, Finegood Gallery, West Hills, CA, March-May, C.W. Slate, Juror.

“Love, Peace, Harmony”, Lantern of the East, Los Angeles, January.

2010

“Improvizations 5”, LA Experimental Artists, Los Angeles, November-December

“Collage Exhibit”, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Oct 2010-Jan 2011, Juried

"Valley Artists Studio Tour 2010", San Fernando Valley Arts Council, juried, October         

“Peace”, International Art Exhibition, Nagasaki, Japan, August-September

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, January - May

2009

LELA Annual International Exhibition,  Manila, the Philippines, November, Marila Burgos, Curator. 

“Reconstructions”, Fall  2009 Invitational Exhibit, October, Los Angeles. John Greco, Juror
   
“Improvizations  4”, LA Experimental Artists, Los Angeles, September, Juried         

“A Passion for Trees: Women Coast to Coast”, San Juan Bautista, CA, June-July, Deborah Silguero, Juror.

LA Experimental Artists III, Bravo, Pasadena, CA, January - June

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, January - December

2008

LA Experimental Artists III, Bravo, Pasadena, CA, December

“Snap to Grid 2008”, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, October.

“Improvizations 3”, LA Experimental Artists, VIVA Gallery, May.

"For the Love of Art”, Los Angeles, February, David Gallup and Pong Apinyavat, Jurors.

”Thousand Oaks Art Association 2008 Open Juried Show”, Newbury Park, CA, February, Jackie Cavish, Juror.

"Shades of Red", LA Experimental Artists III, Bravo, Pasadena, CA, February.

Mini-show, San Fernando Artists Club, Encino, CA, April, 2nd place

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, January - December

2007

"Deck the Walls", Satsuma Gallery, North Hollywood, CA, Dec-Jan, Dawn Tappen and Richard Doran, Jurors.

“Southern California Regional Exhibit (Score VI), VIVA Gallery, November, 3rd Place, Michael Zakian, Ph.D., Juror. 

“Collage Artists of America Fall Juried Exhibition”, 2007, VIVA Gallery, October. Michael Zakian, Ph.D., Juror. 

“Colors of Summer”, Valley Artists Guild, Canoga Park, CA, July,John Paul Thornton, Juror, Honorable mention

Summer’s Palette of Color”, West Hills, CA, July, 1st Place, Modern/Experimental. Ron McKee, Juror.

"How to Look at Architecture", Ontario International Airport, CA. March-September.

“Collage Artists of America Spring Exhibition”, 2007, VIVA Gallery, March. Franklyn Liegel, Juror. 

Mini-show, San Fernando Artists Club, Encino, CA, March, Honorable mention  

Mini-show, Valley Artists Guild, Encino, CA, February, Honorable mention

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, January - December

 2006

"Artists of the Valley", Pierce College, Woodland Hills, CA,  November-December,

"Valley Artists Studio Tour 2006", San Fernando Valley Arts Council, juried, October

“Spring Exhibition of Original Works by Member Artists”, Tarzana, CA, May, Don Hildreth, juror   

"International Digital Exhibition 2006 ”, Museum of the Living Artist, San Diego, April-June, Marilyn Kushner, juror

Group exhibition, Ontario International Airport, CA. February-June.

Group exhibitions, Visual Artists Gallery, Woodland Hills, CA, February-present

Group exhibition, 2nd St. Cigars and Gallery, Los Angeles, January-June

Mini-show, Valley Artists Guild, Encino, CA, January, 3rd prize.

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, January - December

 2005

“Caution: Wet Paint”, Gallery 324, California State University, Northridge, November-December.

"Valley Artists Studio Tour 2005", San Fernando Valley Arts Council, juried, October

“Collage Artists of America Spring Exhibition”, Los Angeles, March. Tony Berlant, Juror.

“2005 Topanga Canyon Gallery Juried Open”, Topanga, CA, January-February, Patricia Howard, Juror.

“1502 Minutes of Fame”, Four Doors Gallery, California State University, Northridge, February.

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, January-December.

 2004

“Freak Show”, West Gallery, California State University, Northridge, October.

“Collage Artists of America Fall 2004 Juried Exhibition”, Los Angeles, September-October, Jim Morphesis, Juror

"Valley Artists Studio Tour 2004", San Fernando Valley Arts Council, juried, October

"Open Call L.A. 2004", Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, L.A., CA, July-August.

"Wallworks", LA Artcore Center/Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA, June, Alma Ruiz, Juror.

"You Are Here III", Lankershim Art Gallery, North Hollywood, CA, June, Dover Abrams, Juror.

"It's a Small World II", Lankershim Art Gallery, March, Dover Abrams, Juror

Orlando Gallery, Tarzana, CA, March-December.