Education


2002-2004 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Masters of Fine Arts degree, Philadelphia, PA.

1999-2005 Travel and independent study in Albania, Hungary, Macedonia, Italy, Montenegro, Greece and Switzerland.

1995-2002 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Certificate Program diploma, Philadelphia, PA.


Selected Exhibitions

2019 Philadelphia Sketch Club Art of the Flower Exhibition, Philadelphia,PA

2019 The NAWA Small Works Winter 2019 Exhibition, New York City, NY. Won the NAWA first prize award

2018 Burton Library 47th Annual Art Show, Burton, OH. Won Best in Show.

2018 Unveiled 26th Lake County Art Contest, Mentor, OH. Won third prize in painting.

2018 The NAWA Small Works Summer 2018 Exhibition, New York City, NY. Won the NAWA Excellence in Painting Award

2018 BayArts Annual Juried Exhibition, Bay Village, OH

2018 Waterloo juried art exhibition Cleveland, OH.

2017 Dorothy McNamara Maloney memorial art show Mentor, OH.

2015 Lakeland Juried Art show Kirtland, OH.

2015 Burton juried art show Burton, OH.

2015 Dorothy McNamara Maloney Memorial Art Show Mentor, OH. Won third prize in painting.

2007 QuoVavis, Solo Show, Tirana, Albania

2006 143rd Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings at the Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA. Won the prize for best landscape and received an honorable mention.

2006 Philadelphia Sketch Club Members Show at Newman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2005 The Towpath gallery, Solo Show, New Hope, PA.

2005 Eagles Mere gallery of fine art Eagles Mere, PA.

2004 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual Student Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA.

2002 Juried Alumni Show Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Philadelphia, PA.

2002 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual Student Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA.

2002 Awarded the Jimmy C. Lueders Painting Prize Special Notice, Philadelphia PA

2001 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual Student Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA.

2004-2019 Private collections sold paintings to private collectors in Scotland, France, Italy, Albania, Spain, and throughout the United States.


Selected Publications

Featured in International Artist Magazine “100 ways to paint your favorite subjects”. Book has 100 international artists with images and interviews.

Featured in book called “Art in your Mailbox” Features over 50 artists with images and articles.