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Education

San Jose State University    
    MA 1988, MFA 1990                        
Long Beach State University    
    BFA 1985

Exhibitions
2011        "MUD/ MARRIAGE & MAGIC" Group Exhibit.
                             Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
2010        "CLAY SHOW" Group Exhibit.
                             Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
2009        "DOS AMIGOS CHINOS" 2-Person Exhibit.  
                             City Gallery, City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, Ca                 
                "IFORMS: CLAY ONTO ART"  Group Exhibit.
                             Market Street Gallery,  San Francisco, Ca.
                "COMMUNITY CLAY"  Group Exhibit.
                             Fine Arts Gallery, College of Marin, Kentfield, Ca.
2006        "CLAY RE-EMERGE 2006" Group Exhibit.
                             Red Ink Studios Gallery, San Francisco Ca.         
2005        "HOLIDAY EXHIBITION" Group Exhibit.
                             Mexican Museum, San Francisco Ca.
2003        "NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CLAY"
                             NCECA Conference, San Diego Ca.
2002        "HEART AND SOUL" Group Exhibit.
                             Color Outside The Lines Gallery, Walnut Creek Ca.
2001        "ASHES TO ART" Group Exhibit.
                             Ft. Mason Center, San Francisco Ca.
                "POTTERS IN PERIL" Group Exhibit.
                             National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai India.
                "MENDOCINO GENOME PROJECT" Group Exhibit.
                             Jean Van Keuren Estate, CACA Conference, Davis Ca.
2000        "VIEWPOINT: CERAMICS 2000" Group Exhibit.
                            Hyde Gallery, Grossmount College, San Diego Ca.
                "THE FINAL BANQUET" Group Exhibit.
                            Chinook Gallery, San Rafael Ca.
1999        "SOFOURTH" Group Exhibit.
                            Underground Gallery, San Rafael Ca.
                "CERAMICS" Group Exhibit.
                            City Gallery, City College of San Francisco.
1998        "TEA CUP INVITATIONAL" Group Exhibit.
                            Craft and Folk Art Museum, San Francisco Ca.
                "INK AND CLAY" Group Exhibit.
                            Kellogg University Gallery, Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona Ca.
1997        "FEATS OF CLAY" Group Exhibit.
                            Glady Mcbean Terra Cotta Factory, Lincoln Ca.
1996        "CERAMICS USA 1996" Group Exhibit.
                            University of N. Texas Gallery, Denton Texas.
                "CERAMICS IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA" Group Exhibit.
                            Bedford Galley, Walnut Creek Ca.
1995        "FESTIVAL LATINO" Group Exhibit.
                            Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa Ca.
1993        "CALIFORNIA WORKS" Group Exhibit.
                            California State Fair, Sacramento Ca.
1992        "TRANSFORMATIONS" Group Exhibit.
                            Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont Ca.
1991        "TEMPOS 91" Group Exhibit.
                            Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, San Jose Ca.
1990        "VESSELS AND SURFACES PT. II" 2-Person Exhibit.
                            d.p. Fong Galley, San Jose Ca.
                "1990 JURIED EXHIBIT: BAY AREA ARTS & CRAFTS GUILD"
                            Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont Ca. Group Exhibit.
                "1990 BENEFIT ART EXHIBIT" Group Exhibit.
                            San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose Ca.
1989        "EARTH WATER FIRE: CONTEMPORARY CERAMIC SCULPTURE"
                            Modesto Junior College. Modesto Ca. Group Exhibit.
1987        "NEW WORKS IN CLAY" 2-Person Exhibit.
                            Creative Arts Gallery, College of the Redwoods, Eureka Ca.
1985        "AMERICAN CERAMICS NATIONAL III" Group Exhibit.
                            Downey Museum of Art. Downey Ca.

Additional Recognition

2007        Chosen Artist for Public Art Piece.
                          Boyes Hot Springs Gateway Art Project, Sonoma County, Ca.
2006        "Out standing Mention Award" Red Ink Studios Gallery.
                         "CLAY RE-EMERGE 2006"  San Francisco Ca.     
1997        "Merit Award" Glady Mcbean Terra Cotta Factory
                          "FEATS OF CLAY" Lincoln Ca.
1996        "Honorable Mention Award" University of N. Texas Gallery
                          "CERAMICS USA 1996"  Denton Texas.
1993        "Merit Award" California State Fair.
                           "CALIFORNIA WORKS" Sacramento Ca.
1990        "Best of Show" Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont Ca
                           "1990 JURIED EXHIBIT: BAY AREA ARTS & CRAFTS GUILD"
1988        "Merit Award" California State Fair.
                          "CALIFORNIA WORKS" Sacramento Ca.
1985        "Purchase Award" Downey Museum of Art. Downey Ca.
                          "AMERICAN CERAMICS NATIONAL III"

Teaching Experience

1991- Present       City College of San Francisco, San Francisco Ca.
                            Department Head Ceramics Program.

2007                    Sonoma Community Center, Sonoma Ca.
                            Visiting Artist Workshop and Slide Lecture.

2001                    San Francisco Art Academy, San Francisco Ca.
                            Visiting Artist Workshop and Slide Lecture.

2000                    San Diego State University, San Diego Ca.
                           
                            Grossmount College, El Cajon Ca.
                            Visiting Artist Workshops and Slide Lectures.

1991-1998           Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, Ca.
                            Department Head Ceramics Program.

1989-1991           City College of San Francisco, San Francisco Ca.
                            Part Time Instructor

1990-1991           De Anza College, Cupertino Ca.
                            Part Time Instructor
           
                            College of Marin, Kentfield Ca.
                            Part Time Instructor

1989                    Humboldt State University, Arcata Ca.
                            Visiting Artist Workshop and Slide Lecture.

1988-1989           Cabrillo College, Aptos Ca.
                            Part Time Instructor.
          
                            Mission College, San Jose Ca.
                            Visiting Artist Workshop and Slide Lecture.