• Personal
    Born in Washington DC, raised in Bethesda Maryland and resides in Western Montgomery County Maryland

  • Education
        Landon School – Bethesda, Maryland
        Walt Whitman High School, 1970 – Bethesda, Maryland
        Montgomery College – Rockville Maryland, – Fine Arts, Photography
        University of Maryland College Park – Agricultural Resource Economics
        Northern Virginia Community College – Photography

  • Photography Credits

Cover Photo -- National Geographic School Bulletin
Corporate Offices
Bell Atlantic
World Bank, New York
    J. Gilbert's Restaurants, McLean, Virginia

  • Gallery and Art Associations
        Gallery West, Alexandria, Virginia - Board of Directors 1998 - 2001
        League of Reston Artists - Board of Directors 1999 -2002
        The Art League at the Torpedo Factory
    The Smithsonian Institute Resident Associates Program
               Instructor - Black and White Photography and Pinhole Photography 2000 - 2004

  • 2000  Exhibitions
    Acceptance, two pieces, International Juried Photography Exhibition, eklektikos gallery of art, Washington DC, 
                                      Catriona Fraser - Juror

    Equal Merit, League of Reston Artists, USGS Photography Exhibition,  Maggie Knaus - Judge
        Honorable Mention,
    League of Reston Artists, 7th Annual Juried Fine Arts Exhibition,     
        Honorable Mention
    , Equinox Open, Rock Creek Gallery, Lillian Fitzgerald, Juror

    Solo Exhibition -- Water And Rock, Jasmine Cafe, Lake Anne Center, Reston, Virginia,
        Honorable Mention, Small Works Show, League of Reston Artists, Lillian Fitzgerald, Juror
    Equal Merit Award, The Art League, The Torpedo Factory - Timothy App - Juror

  • 1999  Exhibitions
        Solo Exhibition -- Gallery West, Alexandria Virginia,
        Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, Maryland,  Kathleen Ewing, Juror
        Equal Merit, Juried Exhibition, Paige Katherine Turner,   Corcoran Gallery of Art - Juror
        Best In Show, USGS Photographic Exhibition, F. Lennox Campello – Judge
        Ellipse Art Center, Photo99, Brooks Johnson, Curator of Photography Chrysler Museum - Juror

  • 1998  Exhibitions
        Equal Merit Award, The Art League, The Torpedo Factory - Joseph Di Bella - Juror
        Equal Merit Award, The Art League, The Torpedo Factory - Lou Jones - Juror
        Best of Loudoun County, Waterford Days Festival

  • Artists Statement

    My goal in photographing is to find the small places that still hold the beauty and grace of what is past and yet still surrounds us.  So many places of beauty and tranquility are lost to us each day amid the noise, confusion and stress of modern life.  Around us are small places and details we sometimes overlook in our hurry to get somewhere else, and it is these places that I look for as subjects.  I try to present the viewer with an enhanced appreciation for these places and in that way perhaps preserve them.


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