Curriculum Vitae


Master of Fine Art; University of Washington, Seattle, WA; 2004

Florence Academy of Art, Italy, with Robert Bodem, Daniel Graves; 2003

Academy of Fine Art, Seattle, with Gary Faigin, et al. 2001-3

Hipbone Studio, Portland, OR; 1994-8

Bachelor of ArtLiterature & History; Reed College, Portland, OR; 1984

 Deerfield Academy; 1979


Selected Work Experience

Instructor, Gage Academy of Art; 2003-current

Instructor of Sculpture/Public Art, University of Washington; 2003-2009

Resident Artist/Tutor, Art Academy of London; 2003

Instructional Technician, Reed College, Portland, OR, 1996-2001

Foundryman, Maiden Bronze, Sandy, OR; 1995-6

Residential and Commercial Contractor, Portland, OR; 1990-1996

CoFounder/Manager, Paradox Café, Portland OR; 1984


Commissions and Public Art

Cannonball!; life-sized bronze, private commission, Hunts Point, WA; 2012

Sid; portrait; private commission, Seattle, WA; 2010

Abacus; Microsoft, Redmond, WA; 2010

Medal of Honor Memorial; Site Specific Installation, UW, Seattle, WA; 2009

Faculty Nobel Honor Wall; 6 bronze relief panels, UW, Seattle, WA;  2007

Lot’s Tribe; 3 lifesized figures in salt, Pioneer Square, Seattle, WA; 2006

Blocked Out (Diversity Project); UW Collaborative Design/Build with students; 2005

Voices of Dissent;  UW Collaborative Design/Build with students, City of Seattle, WA; 2003

University Heights/Pea Patch; UW Design/Build with students, City of Seattle, WA; 2002

Assumption Virgin; life-sized bronze, Village Enterprises, Portland, OR; 2001-2,

Our Lady of Life; life-sized bronze, Village Enterprises, Var. locations; 2001-2

Resurrection  Altarpiece; Life-sized relief, St Anthony’s Parish, Portland; 2000

Stations of the Cross; 14 relief panels, St Anthony’s Parish, Portland, OR; 1999

Doyle Owl; 3000 Figurines, Reed College, Portland, OR; 1998



First Place; Naturally Nude juried show, Ciao Gallery, Jackson Hole, WY 2010

First Prize in Sculpture; 5th International ARC Salon Competition, 2008-2009 

Gap Grant for Visual Art; Artist Trust, Seattle WA, 2007           

Arts Special Projects; 4Culture, Seattle, WA; 2006

Gonzales Award; University of Washington, Seattle, WA; 2002, 2004     

Best Sculpture; Faith & Form/IFRAA Religious Art Award, AIA; 2000


Solo and Group Exhibitions

2013  Blue Heron Gallery, Vashon Allied Arts, Vashon WA; Figures and Places

Cloud Gallery, Seattle, WA; Naked Truth

2012  Steele Gallery, Seattle, WA

2010  Blue Horse Gallery, Bellingham, WA; EOS Goddess of the Dawn

  Ciao Gallery, Jackson Hole, WY; Naturally Nude

  Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno; Iraqi Memorial

  Steele Gallery, 20th Anniversary, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA

2009  Portland, OR; Caught in the Moment

  Steele Gallery, Seattle, WA

  Stanwood, WA; Unclad

2007  Portland Art Center, Portland, OR; New High Renaissance

  Steele Gallery, Seattle, WA; earth+fire+imagination

  Stanwood, WA; Unclad

2006  St Marks Cathedral, Seattle, WA;  Works of Hope

  Form/Space Atelier, Seattle, WA;  Lots Tribe Maquettes

  Sam Day Gallery, Seattle, WA

  Form.Space.Light Gallery, Seattle, WA; Pacific Northwest Sculptors.

  Stanwood, WA; Unclad

  Gallery By the Bay, Camano Island, WA; New Figurative Work

  Gene Juarez Studios,  Seattle, WA

2005  Gallery 154, Seattle, WA; New Figures

 Rosen Gallery, Seattle, WA; Gesture

 Gene Juarez Studios, Seattle, WA

2004 Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA;  MFA Show

 University House, Seattle, WA

 Caswell Gallery, Portland, OR; Works of Faith

 Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

 Gallery 154, Seattle, WA, Erotic Art Show

2003 Art Academy of London, UK; Resident Artists

 Gallery 154, Seattle, WA; Bodyworks

2002 Palazzo Pio, Campo di Fiore, Rome, Italy; SAPIR X

 Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle WA; WIP

 Portland Center for the Performing Arts; Pacific Northwest Sculptors

2001 Vital V Gallery, Seattle, WA; Counterfeit

 First Lutheran Church, Portland, OR; Works of Faith

 Portland Center for the Performing Arts, Portland, OR; Pacific Sculptors

 Chicago  IL, Juried Two Year Traveling Exhibition; Sextablos

2000 Macris Gallery, Portland, OR; Reconstruction

1999  Mt Angel Abbey Library, Mt Angel, OR; Images of Faith

 Portland, OR; Wrong Side of the Tracks 2

1998  Macris Gallery, Portland, OR; New Figurative Artists

 Portland, OR; Wrong Side of the Tracks

 Last Thursday House, Portland, OR, Praxis

1997  Mt Angel Fine Arts, Mt Angel, OR; Inspired by Form

Alternative ArtSpace, Portland, OR; Go Figure

Courses Taught

Gage Academy of Art  (was Seattle Academy of Fine Art);  2002-10

Life Size Torso

Beginning Figure Sculpture

Figure Sculpture Studio

Gesture Sculpture

Beginning  and Advanced Portrait Sculpture

Intro Drawing

Foundation Drawing Certificate Program

Beginning Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing

Foundation Figure Drawing Certificate Program

University of Washington; 2001 – 2007

Art 121,  Foundation Drawing

Art 272, Modeling, Moldmaking, Non-Metal Casting

Art 273, Wood and Metal Fabrication

            Art 290, Figure Drawing

Art 332, Public Art Design/Build

Art 333, Metal Fabrication

Art 332, High Kitsch

Art 273, Time Machine


Art Academy of London;  2003

Human Anatomy for Artists

Figure Sculpture,

Metal Fabrication

Wood and Stone Carving



Moldmaking & Casting, Life-sized Silicone  Molds with Forton, Casting in Alt Media, Sculpting The Hand, Drawing  from 2D into 3D,  Patination.


Professional Affiliations

Pacific Northwest Sculptors, Seattle, Founding Member; 1999, President 2005-7

National Sculpture Society, Member since 1997

International Sculpture Society, Member since 1996

Significant Travel, Living Abroad

Rome, Florence, UK; Research and Teaching, 2002-3

Germany, Barcelona, Gibraltar; Study and Travel, 1984-5

Tokyo, Japan, Southeast Asia; Teaching English 1982-3


References available upon request