Résumé


EDUCATION

1990     MFA in Studio Art/Video Installation, New York University, NY NY
1983     BFA in Graphic Design/Photography, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign IL
2006     Artist Trust EDGE Professional Artist Development Grant Program, Seattle WA


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016     The Love Letters, Community Creative Center, Fort Collins CO
2016     Party with a Purpose, Poudre Valley Community Farmland Fundraiser, Fort Collins CO
2015     The Element of Wood, Community Creative Center, Fort Collins CO
2012-2015     Whispers Riding in the Wind, Lincoln Center Performing Arts, Fort Collins CO
2013     Love Letters, Private Residence, Fort Collins CO
2012     Advanced Eyecare, Fort Collins CO
2011     Expansions, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
2011     Pathways to Wellness, Fort Collins CO
2008     Science of Healing, Seattle Healing Arts Center, Seattle WA
2006     Medicinal Herbs, Phinney Center Gallery, Seattle WA 
2006     Specimen, Allied Arts, Bellingham WA
1998     Screening, Stella and the Startones, 911 Media Arts Center, Seattle WA
1993     Screening/Installation, 48 Trees/Tree Views, 911 Media Arts Center, Seattle WA
1991     Hither Hills/These Places Unknown, Artspace, New York NY
1990     Through My Mind's Eye, Avery Fisher Media Center, New York University NY


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2016     Support Local Culture's 1st Anniversary Retrospective, Bas Bleu, Fort Collins, CO
                 (curated by Michelle Venus, KRFC Program Director, Fort Collins CO)
2014     Vivid Conversations, Community Creative Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
                 (curated by Lili Francuz, artist, Fort Collins CO)
2014     Celebrate Reuse!, ArtLab, Fort Collins CO
2014     Studio Tour Exhibition, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
2013     Perseverance: 11 Painters, Community Creative Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
2013     No Place Like Home, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
                (curated by Cecily Cullen, Creative Director at the Center for Visual Art,
                Metropolitan State University CO)
2013     Studio Tour Exhibition, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
2013     Heart Art, Poudre Art Gallery, Fort Collins CO 
2013     Rocky Mountain Innosphere, Fort Collins CO
2012     Art & Science, Poudre Art Gallery, Fort Collins CO
2012     Studio Tour Exhibition, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
2012     Rocky Mountain Innosphere, Fort Collins CO
2011     University House Wallingford, Seattle WA
2011     William Ris Gallery, Stone Harbor NJ
2011     University House, Issaquah WA
2010     Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria VA
2010     Del Ray Artisans Gallery, Alexandria VA
2009     Ida Culver House Broadview, Seattle WA
2009     Taoist Studies Institute, Seattle WA
2009     University House, Issaquah WA
2008     Intricacies, Soho Myriad, Atlanta GA
2007     Intersections, Blowing Sands Glass Studio/Laura Frost Gallery, Seattle WA
2007     Three-Person Show, Print Invitational, Francine Seders Gallery, Seattle WA
2007     Print Arts, University House Wallingford, Seattle WA
2007     Convergence: 14 Emerging Northwest Artists, Burien Art Gallery, Seattle WA
2006     Five Visions, Center House Theater, Seattle Center, Seattle WA
2006     Northwest Fine Arts Competition, Phinney Center Gallery, Seattle WA
2006     Cornish College of the Arts Faculty Show, Seattle WA
2006     Group Member Show, Allied Arts, Bellingham WA
2005     Recycled Arts, Allied Arts, Bellingham WA
1998     Collaborative Project, 911 Media Arts Center, Seattle WA (performance in
                collaboration with Joyce Yarrow & The Jovino Santos Neto Quartet)
1993     Screening: Hither Hills/These Places Unknown, Herstory: Women in Film, Seattle WA
1993     Collaborative Project, On The Boards, Seattle WA (with Ann Carlson & Mary Ellen Strom)

    
RESIDENCIES • AWARDS • GRANTS

2013     Honorable Mention, No Place Like Home, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins CO
                (curated by Cecily Cullen, Creative Director at the Center for Visual Art,
                Metropolitan State University, Denver CO)
2010     Visiting Artist Residency, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria VA
2006     Artist Trust EDGE Professional Artist Development Grant Program, Seattle WA
2005     Faculty Mini-Grant, Western Washington University, Bellingham WA
2005     Workshop/Travel Stipend (Private Donor), Bridges to Understanding, Ollantaytambo, Peru
2006     Juror’s Pick, Northwest Fine Arts Competition, Phinney Neighborhood Center, Seattle WA
2000     Rising Star Award, Digital Eve, Seattle WA
1997     Honorable Mention, ARS Electronica Fleshfactor Festival, Linz, Austria


COMMISSIONS

2015     Private Residence Commission, Two Trees (48" x 72"), acrylic on canvas, Fort Collins CO
2015     Private Residence Commission, Untitled (72" x 30"), acrylic on canvas, Fort Collins CO
2013     Private Residence Commission, Fountain (18" x 84"), acrylic on birch panel, Fort Collins CO


COLLECTIONS

Private Collection, Fort Collins CO
Private Collection, Fort Collins CO
Avery Fisher Library, New York University, NY NY


ESSAYS/PUBLICATIONS AS AUTHOR

2011     Stella and the Star-Tones iPad App, d.b.a Bohem Interactive
2008     The Illuminated Spirit, Illustrated Patterns of Subtle Energy: Love, Power, Vision, Wisdom,
                 (Four Volume Set)
1997     Stella and the Star-Tones CD-ROM, Bohem Interactive
1997     How and Why I Built My CD-ROM, www.TidBITS.com
1994     52 Cards, CD-ROM, self-published


TEACHING/RELATED EXPERIENCE

2004-2005     Full Time Adjunct Professor, College of Fine and Performing Arts, Western
                         Washington University, Bellingham WA
2003-2004     Adjunct Instructor, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle WA
1998-2001     Consultant, Curriculum Development, Adobe Systems, Inc., Seattle WA
1998              Graduate Student Committee, Whole Systems Design Program, Antioch University,
                         Seattle WA
1993              Juror, Video Shorts 11, Sea-King Media Access, Seattle WA
1992              Adjunct Instructor, New Jersey Summer Arts Program, Rutgers University,
                         New Brunswick NJ
1991-1992     Adjunct Instructor, Northwest College of Art, Poulsbo WA
1991-1992     Instructor, 911 Media Arts Center, Seattle WA
1989-1991     Artist Assistant, Mary Lucier: Noah's Raven, Oblique House, Mass, and Wilderness,
                         New York NY and Alaska
1990              Artist Assistant, Rita Meyers, NY NY
1989-1991     Graduate Assistant, Avery Fisher Media Center, New York University, New York NY


LECTURES/WORKSHOPS

2016     Guest Lecturer, Front Range Community College, Fort Collins CO
2013     Artist Talk, Love Letters, Private Residence, Fort Collins CO
2013     Art Panelist, Perseverance: 11 Painters, Community Creative Center, Fort Collins CO
2013     Workshop: Mandalas: A Personal Healing, Pathways to Wellness, Fort Collins CO
2013     Workshop: Mandalas: Getting Unstuck, Pathways to Wellness, Fort Collins CO
2013     Workshop: Mandalas: Knowing Rainbow Color, Pathways to Wellness, Fort Collins CO
2013     Workshop: Mandalas: Making Sacred Connection With Nature, Pathways to Wellness,
               Fort Collins CO
2012     Workshop: Mandalas: Winter Solstice Intentions, Pathways to Wellness, Fort Collins CO
2012     Workshop: Mandalas: Consider Everything an Experiment, Pathways to Wellness,
                Fort Collins CO
2012     Workshop: Mandalas: Trust, Pathways to Wellness, Fort Collins CO
2012     Workshop: Drawing Healing Mandalas, Pathways to Wellness Retreat, Caye Caulker,
                Belize
2007     Artist Talk, Print Invitational, Francine Seders Gallery, Seattle WA
2000     Lecture/Presentation, Digital Eve Computing Conference, Seattle WA
1999     Lecture/Presentation, Seattle Central Community College, Seattle WA
1998     Lecture/Presentation, Bellevue Community College, Bellevue WA
1997     Lecture/Presentation, Association for Computing Machinery, MM97, Seattle WA
1994     Lecture/Presentation, Reed College, Fine Arts Department, Portland OR