EDUCATION

1975 M.F.A. Northern Illinois University, DeKalb,IL
Major: Sculpture Minor: Printmaking
1973 B.F.A. Drake University, Des Moines, IA
Major: Printmaking Minor: Sculpture

EXPERIENCE

1998-Pres Associate Professor, Head of the Sculpture Program,
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
1992-1998 Chairperson, Department of Art, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
1983-1998 Associate Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
1980-1983 Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
1978-1980 Assistant Professor, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN
1975-1978 Instructor, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN

SELECTED INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2001
One-person Exhibition, Rockford College, Rockford, IL

1999
Faculty Exhibition, NIU Gallery, Chicago, IL

1997
Five Easy Pieces, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV (catalog)
Sculpture Invitational, Arts Factory, Las Vegas, NV

1996
Humor-US, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV
Fertile Ground, Contemporary Crafts Gallery, Portland, OR
Small Wonders, San Francisco Museum of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco, CA
Pushing the Envelope, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV (catalog)
Another Dimension, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV
One-person Exhibition, Barrick Museum, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

1995
Public View/Private Vision, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV
Art 3, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV(catalog)
Showgirl, Barrick Museum, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

1994
Bird Houses, The Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA

1993
Feast Your Eyes, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Art-In,On&Out of the Bag, Nevada Institute of Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, NV(catalog)
Have A Seat, C.A.C. Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

1992
A Place of Their Own, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Group Exhibition, Ryan Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
One-person Exhibition, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada-Reno

1991
Beyond Serving, Moira James Gallery, Green Valley, NV
Group Exhibition, Meveety Gallery, Portland, OR
Faculty Invitational, Harris Fine Arts Gallery, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

1990
One-person Exhibition, Reed Whipple Cultural Center, Las Vegas, NV
Faculty Exhibition, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV


PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

1997
Big Bikes Inc., Las Vegas, NV, Designer/Consultant
Rio Hotel, Las Vegas, NV (two site specific sculptures)
1996
Rio Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
1991
Valley Bank of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
1987
Clark Place Building, Las Vegas, NV
Turchisin, Harding and Edward, Edina, MN
1987
Valley Bank of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
Design Associates, Las Vegas, NV
1986
American Nevada Corporation, Green Valley, NV



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