Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD M.F.A.
Michaelis School of Fine Art
, C.T. South Africa B.A. Art

Teaching Affiliations with Mount Holyoke College and Trinity College
 
     
  Exhibitions  
  SOLO AND 2 PERSON SHOWS  
2010 Margalit and Smith / Paintings and Sculpture
Widener Gallery, Department of Fine Arts, Trinity College, Hartford, CT
 
2007

States of Departure / Paintings
Rabinowitz Gallery, Slifka Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 
2004

Paintings/Meditations
55 Mercer Gallery, Mercer Street, New York, NY 10013

 
2001

Setting Sail – Encaustic Paintings
Allan and Leah Rabinowitz Gallery, Slifka Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 
1999 Eye-Poems – Encaustic works on canvas, paper and wood
Drury Gallery, Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT
 
1999

Poems and Narratives
South Gallery, Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, MA

 
1999 Commentaries – Works on paper, wood and canvas
SEE Gallery, Springfield, MA
 
1996

Spirit to form – Encaustic Works
Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, MA

1995 Fragments – Paintings and works on paper
Widener Gallery, Trinity College, Hartford, CT
1992

Had Gadya – Portfolio exhibition of woodcut prints
Gallery of Fine Arts, Amherst, MA

1989 Constructions/Drawings/Prints
Chameleon Gallery, Baltimore, MD
1987 Works on Paper/Works on Wood
Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
1984 Drawings and Constructions
Gallery International, Cape Town, South Africa
     
     
  GROUP EXHIBITIONS  
2012 Artists and the Noble Profession
Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA
 
2008 On The Edge: A juried show of new work in encaustic
301 Gallery, Montserrat College Art, Beverly, MA
 
2007

Arts of the Valley 2007, Open Square, Holyoke, MA

 
2006 Talking Back, Faculty Show, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA  
2003 2003 North American Print Exhibition, Boston University, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA  
2001

Contemporary South African Art 1985 – 1995 from the South African National Gallery Permanent Collection, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

 
2001

Opening Celebration - Inaugural show, Broad Street Gallery, Trinity College, Hartford, CT

 
1999

Faculty Exhibition, Cummings Arts Center, Connecticut College, New London, CT

 
1999 Colleagues: Faculty Show Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA  
1998 Gallery Group Show  See Gallery, Springfield, MA  
1998 Poetry of Painting   R. Michelson Galleries, Amherst, MA  
1998 One by One Puffin Foundation Gallery, Teaneck, NJ  
1997 One by One   Main Gallery, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA  
1997

Mother Tongue/A Visual Dialogue   University of Southern Maine, ME

 
1995

Bowery Invitational Show  Bowery Gallery, New York, NY

 
1994 Mother Tongue/A Visual Dialogue  The Canal Gallery, Holyoke, MA  
1993 Figure Drawing  Fine Arts Gallery, Springfield Technical College, Springfield, MA  
1992 Three Unlike Painters  Ho/Ho The Canal Gallery, Holyoke, MA  
1991 Personal Mythologies  Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, MA  
1990 Visual AIDS  The Museum for Contemporary Arts, Baltimore, MD  
1990 Voices from South Africa  Contemporary art against Apartheid
Stuart Levy Gallery, New York, NY
 
1989 6 Out Of 5  Five College Faculty, Hampshire College Gallery, Amherst, MA  
1988 Faculty Show, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, MA  
1985 Tributaries: Contemporary South African Art, Johannesburg and Germany  
1985 Cape Town Triennial  South African National Gallery and traveling in South Africa  
1985 Art for Peace / End Conscription Campaign  Baxter Theater, University of Cape Town
1985 PAPER  works by Cape Artists, Poets, Musicians, S.A. Association of Arts, South Africa
1984 Artists Guild Festival Exhibition, S.A. Association of Arts, C.T.
   
  Public Presentations
2012 Silent Collage: Improvisational workshop with Wendy Woodson, Theatre and Dance Dept.
Amherst College, Amherst, MA
2010/12 Outside Evaluator
Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT
2012 Gallery Talk Series: Art, Artists, and Creativity on Campus
Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum
Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
2009 Encaustic Collage Painting
Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2008 Encaustic Collage Painting
Materials and process helping to shape meaning. Second National Conference of Encaustic Painting. Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2007 Gallery Talk, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
2005

The Unexpected Image
Print workshop, Printmaking studios, Yale University in conjunction with Whistler etchings: The Naval Review. Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT

2004 Printmaking ‘Conversations’
Two workshops conducted at the Yale Printmaking Studios in conjunction with the Richard Hamilton Retrospective Exhibition
Yale Center for British Art, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2002 Portraits in Form/Portraits in Words
Interdisciplinary ‘Visual and Written response’ Collaborative workshop with Poet/Visual Artist Nina Payne in connection with the Paula Rego Exhibition: Celestina’s House
Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
2000 Reading Between the Lines
The written word and visual image as text, collaborative workshop with Nina Payne
Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
1999 Hidden and Revealed
Origins and sources of a painter
Presentation, Department of Fine Art, Connecticut College, New London, CT
 
1999 Poetry and Prose as Visual Form
An alternative model for looking at the visual arts
Collaborative project with Poet/Visual Artist, Nina Payne
Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
 
1999 Poems and Narratives
Presentation, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
 
1999

Collaborative Drawing Project
With Dancer/Painter, Susan Sugar
Amherst College, Department of Theater and Dance

 
1996 Through the Looking Glass
Series of three lecture/demonstrations, examining prints and the printmaking process
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
 
1995 Medium and Expression
Contemporary Art Lecture Series
Three lecture/demonstrations examining the relationship between medium and artwork
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
 
1995 Drawing
Gallery talk and studio demonstration
Wadworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
 
1992 Lines/Curves
Interdisciplinary, collaborative workshop with Videographer and
Performance Artist, Wendy Woodson, Amherst College Theater and Dance Department
 
1991 “A Better Moustrap”
Innovative Teaching Strategies in the Studio Arts
Panelist, College Art Association Conference, Washington, DC
 
1988 “Kwanele which means Enough”
Curated exhibition of prints by black South African artists from the township of Nyanga, Cape Town
Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
 
1986 Visiting Critic Painting
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
 
 

Public and Private Collections

South African National Gallery, Cape Town, S.A.
University of Cape Town, South Africa
Trinity College, Hartford, CT
Museum of Contemporary Art, Baltimore, MD
Amherst Arts Council Collection, MA

 
  Individual Collectors  

 

United States, Canada, Australia, Israel, Germany and South Africa  
 
  Print Portfolio
Had Gadya/Only One Kid – A Passover Poem
 

 

Portfolio of 10 woodcut prints based on a traditional Aramaic poem
‘Had Gadya’ – ‘Only One Kid’
This limited 1991 edition of 36 was printed at Wild Carrot Letterpress on Aches 200grm. Paper
Each portfolio includes a set of 10 woodcut prints, a Title Page (printed in gold and black) and Colophon.  All 12 pages are presented in a custom-made full cloth box
 
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