I listen, and I forget
I see, and I remember
I do, and I understand

- Chinese Proverb

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Education:
1973 Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Studied with Jan Cox
BFA, Tufts University
2002 MFA, Boston University, College of Fine Arts, Art Education
Thesis Topic: Design Motifs of the Indus Valley Civilization with a Teacher’s Guide for Implementation for use in the classroom, pre-school - college
  
Selected Exhibitions:
2020, 2019 Nantucket Historical Assoc., Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Echo or Shadow
2019 Participated in My Circus, My Monkeys, Kochi, India, A collaboration with Wolf, (an appellation for a family of artists on the Farm in Jaipur,)
Walking Sticks for the Mind and Weaving the Nest of Our Story
2019 Wreath Interpretations, The Arsenal, Central Park, New York, A collaboration with Wolf, A Spoonful of Comfort and Joy
2019 The Miracle of Christmas, Mumbai, India, A collaboration with Wolf
2018 Nantucket Historical Assoc. Hadwen House Garden, Juxtapositions, Bessie, Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Unity
2018 School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Bessie, Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Hope
2018 Dean's Gallery, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Temple Gifts and Asian Fruit
2017 It's Happening! Celebrating 50 Years of Public Art in NYC Parks, Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, "Ethereal Glories Shine Around;" Alexander Hamilton
2017-2012 Appearances, Provincetown, MA 2017 Seaquence, The Whim of the Wind, 2015 Drifts of Light, 2014 Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Nashayte Rising, 2013 Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, The Water Table has Shifted, 2012 Like Sea Glass: a Hand Full of Light
2016, 2015 Queens Historical Society, Leading the Way, Six Outstanding Women of Queens, Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Homage to Helen Keller, Historic House Trust of New York City, Contemporary Art Partnerships, New York Parks and Recreation, Art in the Parks Program
2015 Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, The Bronx, Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Reflection, Historic House Trust of New York City, Contemporary Art Partnerships, New York Parks and Recreation, Art in the Parks Program
2014 Ben Smim, Morocco
Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Pop Up Event
2009-present Julie Heller Gallery, Provincetown, MA
2007, 2008 Symphony Hall, Boston (Drawings are in the Archives of the Boston Symphony Orchestra)
2006 - present The Drawing Center, Artist Registry, Viewing Program, New York
  
Affiliations
2014 - 2018 Appearances, Visual Artist Advisory Committee
2008 - present Provincetown Art Association and Museum, teach workshops in several mediums
2005 - present Consortium of Nantucket Naturalists, invited to join after illustrating Wildflowers of Nantucket
  
Selected Media and Publications:
2014 NPR, This Creative Life, The Texture of Glass: Art that More than Meets the Eye
  
Art Education, Selected Teaching Positions:
2019 KIDS Intensive Day Treatment Services, Salt Lake City, Art Workshops for children with serious behavioral and emotional challenges.
2019 Riverdale, Bronx, New York, art workshop based on the Silk Route(s)
2016, 2015 Wenzhou-Kean University, China, Professor, Foundation Drawing and Foundation Design
2015 Workshop: Like Sea Glass: A Hand Full of Light, Search and Discovery, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, Bronx, Historic House Trust of New York City, Contemporary Art Partnerships, Jeanette and Paul Wagner Educational Program for Children with Disabilities, New York Parks and Recreation, Art in the Parks Program,
2014 - 2018 Blue School, New York, art workshops, pre-school - 1st grade
2013 - present Fountain House, New York, Studio One: Watercolor Workshop, Abstract Art Workshop
2011 - 2012 ARTEC, Salt Lake City, Workshop for Youth at Risk/troubled youth with a mental illness
2010 Perkins School for the Blind, first Artist-in-Residence
2006, 2008 The American School of Tangier, Morocco, Artist-in-Residence
1992 - 1995 M.I.T. Cambridge, drawing, color theory, art appreciation
  
Selected Experience:
2019 Jaipur, India, Artist-in-Residence on the Farm with Wolf, www.wolfjaipur.com
2016 GHHN Annual Conference, Search and Discover: Using interactive Sculpture to Foster Inclusiveness in a Historic Setting, Panel, Locust Grove Estate, Poughkeepsie, New York
2016 We Care project, Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, a volunteer program for the benefit of the Wenzhou Autism Center, curated a student art exhibition called Light and Touch
2015 USSEA Regional Conference, Search and Discover: Using interactive Sculpture to Foster Inclusiveness in a Historic Setting, Panel, Queens Museum, Queens, New York
2008 – present Board of Advisors, Nantucket Film Festival, New York, Nantucket.
1996 facilitated the founding of the festival
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
2010 Conservation Department, The Art of Asia, Created enclosures to preserve the work of Japanese artist, Takei Takeo
1990-1997 Asiatic Department, KAJIMA FOUNDATION GRANT: catalogued Japanese Buddhist Sculpture and textiles; CHANDHU-DARO, Indus Valley Civilization site, Pakistan catalogued/organized artifacts
1971-1973 THE MORSE COLLECTION, completed catalogue of the largest collection of Japanese ceramics
  
 
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