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EDUCATION  
M.A. California State University, Northridge, 1984
B.F.A. The Cooper Union, New York City, 1979
   
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2014 “Salon de America”, Asian International Arts Society,Korean Cultural Center, L.A., CA
“10 x 10”, I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 “Synthesist”, Mkrtchyan Gallery, Glendale, California
“From the Surreal to Steampunk”, La Galeria Gitana, San Fernando, CA
“Tribe”, Lady between tne Lines Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“Definitions”, San Fernando Valley Arts Council, Canoga Park, CA
“Salon de California”, Korean Educational Center, Los Angeles, CA
“International Art Exhibit (in memoriam)”, Armenian Consulate, Glendale, CA
2012 “From Abstraction to the Sublime”, Galeria Gitana,San Fernando, CA
“Something Superbly Small: Pint-sized Art”, City of Brea Art Gallery, CA
“10 Artists' Show”, LELA International Galeria, Los Angeles, CA
2011

“Five Elements/One World”, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010 "International Mail Art Show", Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.
"31st International Peace Show", Museum of Art, Nagasaki, Japan (August)
2009 LELA's 17th International Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art, Manila, The Philippines
"Art Squared", Pershing Square, Los Angeles, CA (August 25 - Sept. 30)
"Insight/Inside LA", Mount St. Mary's College Art Gallery, LA., CA. (Mar.1 - Apr.4)
"Building Bridges", Intern'l Art Exchange opens in Mexicali, Mexico on May 29
LELA's Annual Art Exhibition, West LA. College Art Gallery, (Apr.1 to May 15)
2008 "Artdecollectors International Art Exchange Mexico-USA ", Traveling Exhibition.
  "Building Bridges", opens in Ensenada, Mexico and continues on to Tijuana.
  "ASTO International Art Festival" ASTO Museum of Art, Wrightwood, California
  "Difference and Coexistence" Korea, USA, Japan Internat'l Art Festival, a traveling exhibition.
  "Meet Ararat II" Yerevan, Armenia, Artists-Union Armenia
  "The Peace Show", Fine Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan (month of July)
  "Oceano Romantico" Los Angeles International Airport, Terminal One (6/9-10/19)
  "Women in Space", American Jewish University, Platt/Borstein Gallery, LA. CA
   
2007 "Meet Ararat", International Art Festival, Municipal Fine Art Museum, Yerevan, Armenia
  "Open Art", International Art Exposition, Atelier Gronard, Paris, France
  "Wind Art Festival", Osaka, Japan
  Gwangwhamoon International Art Festival, Seojong Center, Korea
  Asian International Art Festival, Beijing, China
  Pyong Taek International Art Festival, Pyong Taek City, Korea
  "The Peace Show", Fine Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan
  "Artist of the Month", Artdecollectors Virtual Gallery, (artdecollectors@earthlink.net)
   
2006 "Artists of the Valley", Pierce College Art Gallery, Woodland Hills, CA
  LELA's 15th International Art Festival, Japan American Cultural Ctr. LA. CA
  "Connections", 2-person show, C1D Gallery, Long Beach, CA
  2nd Gwang Hwa Moon International Art Festival 2006, Seoul, Korea
  "Off-Planet", Pierce College Art Gallery, Woodland Hills, CA (& lecture).
   
2005 "Wind Art Festival" Jeju Island, South Korea
  "3rd Annual LELA Art Exhibition" ASTO Museum of Art, LA. CA
  "Line Travels", 3-person Show, Off Rose Gallery, Venice, CA
  LELA International Exhibition, Museo del Puerto, Ensenada, Mexico
  LELA International Exhibition, Museo del Historico, Ensenada, Mexico
  "Crossing The Century Exhibition", Wooyeon Gallery, Daejeon, S.Korea
  "The Continents Echo" 7/22 Danwon Art Museum, Ansan City, S.Korea
  Solo at ASTO Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
  14th International Art Festival, Chonburi University, Chonburi, Thailand
   
2004 ASTO International Art Festival, ASTO Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  "Mixing Media", Finegood Art Gallery, West Hills, CA
  1st International Art Festival, Jeju Cultural Art Center, Jeju, Korea
  "2nd Annual LELA Art Exhibition", The Modern Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   
2003 "LELA" The Modern Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  "27 years of showing artists" Mount St. Mary's Collage, Los Angeles, CA
  "Seeing Red" Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA
   
2002 "The Chai Show", American Jewish University, Platt/Borstein Gallery, LA., CA
  "The Peace Show", Nagasaki Museum of Art, Nagasaki, Japan
  APEX International Art Festival, Doizaki Gallery, JACCC, Los Angeles, CA
   
2001 9th Pyong Taek International Art Festival, Pyong Taek City, Korea 2001
  "Living With Art in LA an Acquired Taste", El Pueblo Gallery, Los Angeles,CA
   
2000 International Art Festival, Seoul, Korea
  Solo at Nortel Corporation, Simi Valley, California
   
1999 "New Works on Paper" Solo at Orlando Gallery, Sherman Oaks, CA
   
1998 "Sympathetic Vibrations", Solo at Palmcrest House, Long Beach, CA
  Solo at LA Artcore Center, Los Angeles, CA
  "Quarks to Quasars", Century Gallery, Sylmar, CA (Also curated the exhibition)
   
1995 Solo, LA Artcore Center, Los Angeles, CA
  "Earth, Mind and Spirit", Sun City Art Museum, Sun City, Arizona
  "Erotica '95", Orlando Gallery, Sherman Oaks, CA
   
1994 "Art '94", Internat'l Contemporary Art Fair, LA. Convention Ctr. CA
  Coordinator/organizer for "thursday's Poets" sponsored by the Cultural Affairs Dept. and featuring readings and performances by Los Angeles poets.
  Hans G and Thordis W Burkhardt Foundation grant recipient.
  January: International Friends of Transformative Art grant recipient.
   
1993 "RECOLLECTIONS", a book about my work and current events, was accepted for the time capsule assembled by Barnsdall Municipal Art Gallery to be opened in the year 2093.
  "Read-out on a Sphere" is on the cover of PORTABLE COMPUTER, Sept. '93.
  Continuing Freelance writer: artists' catalogs, profiles, press materials. Feature article on Karl Benjamin for "Connections", September issue; catalog, "The Healing Power of Art" for LA Artcore, May '93, and many more.
   
1992 Publicist for "Artists in Alternative Spaces".
  Solo, LA Artcore Center, LA., CA
   
1991 Solo, "Nature to Infinity" at the Maturango Museum, Ridgecrest, California
   
1990 "1990NE" Walker & Walker, International Art Fair, Los Angeles Convention Center, LA, CA
   
SELECTED REVIEWS AND ARTICLES
Appleford, Steve, LOS ANGELES TIMES, p. 6 illust. April 23, 1993.
ARTSCENE, review p. 29, illust., December, 1991.
Bulmer, Marge, VISIONS MAGAZINE, p. 33, Spring 1994.
Frank, Peter, LONG BEACH PRESS TELEGRAM, review October 28, 1993.
Hopman, Gerald, "Profile" VISIONS, Winter 1991.
Kapitanoff, Nancy, LOS ANGELES TIMES, review/illust., June 16, 1995.
Kapitanoff, Nancy, LOS ANGELES TIMES, review, p. 10. April 28, 1995.
Kapitanoff, Nancy, LOS ANGELES TIMES, review/illust., p. 5, November 11, 1994.
Klieg Pamela, ARTWEEK, May 12, 1989.
Jones, Nancy Ann, "Toward a Personal Universe" ARTWEEK, p. 13, 14/illust., Nov. 8, 1990.
Los Angeles Times, p. 6, illust., April 1, 1990.
MATRIX WOMEN'S MAGAZINE, cover illust., January 1991.
Pagel, David, LOS ANGELES TIMES, "Art Reviews" July 13, 1995.
PORTABLE COMPUTING, cover illust., August-September, 1993 VOL.2 No.4.
Snow, Shauna, LOS ANGELES TIMES, p. 75, January 3, 1993.
WHO'S WHO IN AMERICAN ART, 1978 to the present.
Woodard, Josef, review, "The sky's the Limit," LOS ANGELES TIMES calendar section Apr. 24/'97.
Woodard, Josef, review, "Quarks to Quasars" ARTWEEK, p. 23, June 1997.
Woodard, Josef, review/illust. "Inner and Outer Explorations", LOS ANGELES TIMES p.B7, March 19, 1999.
   
CATALOGS (partial listing)
2014 CiaF/C.F Salon de California. (text and photos, page 8)
   
2008 GWANGHWAMOON INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL & TIANANMEN (text and photos page 30)
  "DIFFERENCE AND COEXISTENCE" Contemporary Art of Korea, Japan and USA (text and photos page 15)
   
2007 "2007 WIND ART EXHIBITION" Osaka, Japan (text and photos)
  "OPEN ART", International Art Exhibition at Gallerie Gronard, Paris France (text and photos Page 83)
  "MEET ARARAT 16th LANTERN OF THE EAST ART FESTIVAL", Yerevan, Armenia (text and photos)
  GWANGWHAMOON INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL, Seoul, Beijng, Los Angeles (text and photos page 38)
   
2006 GWANGWHAMOON INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL, Korea (text and Illustration P.13)
   
2005 WIND ART FESTIVAL. Jeju Island, South Korea. (illustrations p. 49 p.50 p.51)
  14th LANTERN OF THE EAST INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL, Burapha University, Bangkok, Thailand, (text and illustration p. 20)
  ASTO MUSEUM OF ART, 3rd ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION, Los Angeles, CA (text and illustration p.29, p. 30)
   
2004 1st JEJU INTERNATIONAL FREE ART FESTIVAL, Jeju Island, Korea (text and illustration p.58)
   
2003 12th PYONG TAEK INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL (text/illustration p.49)
   
2002 10th INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL, LELA, LA. CA (text/illust., p.121)
   
2001 9th PYONG TAEK INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL, Pyong taek, Korea (text and illustrations)
   
1999 "SYMPATHETIC VIBRATIONS", Palmcrest House Gallery, Long Beach, CA (text and several illustrations)
   
1990 "1990NE", Walker & Walker Gallery, for International Art Fair, LA., CA (text and several Illustrations)
   
PARTIAL LIST OF CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
City Investing, New York, New York
Redwood City Public Library, Redwood City, California
Gibraltar Savings and Loan, Simi Valley, California
Entertainment Realty, Los Angeles, California
Dr. Richard Humphries, The Cooper Union, New York, N.Y.
Sterling Forest Gardens, New York, New York
Warner Bros. Records, Burbank, California
VTEK Corporation, Santa Monica, California
Siemans Pacesetter Systems, Los Angeles, California
Perkins Bldg. City of Glendale, Glendale, California
Palmcrest House, Long Beach, California
Councilman Joel Wachs, New York, New York
Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, California
Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, California
Kosmont & Associates, Los Angeles, California
Chateau des Reaux, Chouze sur Loire, France