B I O

Born 

New Orleans, LA

Education

University of Houston, BS

University of Oklahoma, MFA

Solo Exhibitions

2009

Ways and Means, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
2005

Scapes, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX

2004

Moody Gallery, Houston, TX

1998

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1996

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1994

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1992

Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

1992

Gray Gallery, Jenkins Fine Art Center, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

1991

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1989/90

Gloria Luria Gallery, Miami, FL

1989

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1988

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1987

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1986

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1983

Watson/DeNagy Gallery, Houston, TX

1980

Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1979

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX

1978

Watson/DeNagy Gallery, Houston, TX

1976

Watson/DeNagy Gallery, Houston, TX

1974 New Orleans Museum of Fine Arts, New Orleans, LA
Selected Group Exhibitions

2008

The 183rd Annual: Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National Academy Museum, New York, NY

2005

Mind, Mark and Wit, Williams Tower, Houston, TX

2003

The Cooper Union, New York, NY

2002

DFN Gallery, New York, NY

1998

Small Paintings, Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1995

Painting Faculty, curated by Robert Rindler, The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY

1994

Directions in American Abstraction: A New Decade, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, PA

1994

Art Chicago (represented by Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY), Chicago, IL

1991

ELAAC Entrée Libre a l’Art Contemporain 1991, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

1990

Artists for Amnesty, Blum Helman Gallery, New York, NY

1989

DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

1989

Chicago International Art Exposition, Chicago, IL

1988

Chicago International Art Exposition, Chicago, IL

1987

Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

1986

An Invitational, Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

1985

New York Sampler, Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ

1985

Lawndale Gallery, Houston, TX

1984

University of Houston, Houston, TX

1983

Touchstone Gallery, New York, NY

1983

Colby Sawyer Gallery, New London, CT

1983

Zim Lerner Gallery, New York, NY

1982

Bennington College, Bennington, VT

1982

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX

1980

Hera Foundation, Westfield, RI

1979

University of Houston, Houston, TX

1977

David Mervish Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1977

Katonah Gallery, Katonah, N

1975

Curwen Gallery, London, England

1975

Print Workshop, Tokyo, Japan

1974 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Other Selected Exhibitions, 1957-1978

University of St. Thomas Gallery, Houston, TX, solo exhibition

David Gallery, Houston, TX, solo exhibition

A Clean Well-Lighted Place, Austin, TX

Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX

Butler Art Institute, Youngstown, OH

Cranfill Gallery, Dallas, TX

Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX

El Paso Museum, El Paso, TX

Hemisfair, Texas Pavilion, San Antonio, TX

McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, TX

Mobile Art Museum, Mobile, AL

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, OK

Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio, TX

Awards

Benjamin Altman Award in Painting, New York, 2008

Creative Arts Public Service Program Fellowship in Painting, New York State, 1978

National Endowment for the Arts Grant, 1976

National Endowment for the Arts Grant, 1975

American Association of University Women Fellowship, 1975

Public Collections

Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX

Coca Cola Collection, Atlanta, GA

Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Prudential Insurance Company, Newark, NJ

Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

Shearson, Lehman & Hutton, New York, NY

Siemens Corporation, New York, NY

Bibliography

1995

Painting Faculty, catalogue accompanying show

1994

Donald Miller, Pittsburgh Post-Gazzette, Saturday, October 1

1994

Paul Binai, American Abstraction: A New Decade, catalogue, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, PA

1992

Walter Thompson, Art in America, review, April

1990

William Zimmer, Abstract Impressionism: Carrying the Torch, The New York Times, Sunday, October 7

1990

Artists for Amnesty, catalogue, Blum Helman Gallery, New York, NY

1990

Art Frankfurt Catalogue

1989

Paul Karni, Explorations In Handmade Paper, catalogue, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

1989

Boston Globe, review, October

1989

Boston Herald, review, October

1989

Art New England, Nov./Dec. issue

1989

Women Artists Desk Calendar, Allison Mitchell, Editor, Abbeville Press, New York, NY

1989

Chicago International Art Exposition, catalogue

1988

Arts & Antiques, Openings, February

1986

Shellie Goldberg, ArtNews, review, September

1983

Ronny Cohen, ArtNews, New Editions, April

1982

Mimi Crossley, Houston Post, January 9

1981

Mimi Crossley, Houston Chronicle, December 11

1980

Palmer Poroner, Artspeak, February 28

1979 Mimi Crossley, Houston Post, October

Teaching Experience

1980-99

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY

1980-86

Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

1980-84

Bennington College, Bennington, VT

1969-76 

St. Thomas University, Houston, TX

Houston Museum School, Houston, TX