Resume

Education

2011 Oil and Cold Wax workshop, Rebecca Crowell, Osseo, WI
2001 Encaustic workshop, R&F Paints, San Francisco, CA
1998 Etching Workshop, Crown Point Press, San Francisco, CA
1992-98 Courses in Drawing, Printmaking, Art History, Shasta College, Redding, CA
1977 M.D., U.C.L.A. School of Medicine. Los Angeles, CA
1973 Bachelor of Arts, U.C. San Diego, San Diego, CA

Exhibitions

Solo and Duo

2016 The Sacredness of Open Spaces, Independent Project Press, Bishop, CA
2014
Encaustic Collection, Atelier 20, Sacramento, CA
Ceremonial Robes, Siskiyou Art Museum, Dunsmuir, CA
2013 Selected Works, Atelier 20, Sacramento, CA
2010 An Elemental Calm, Old City Hall Gallery, Redding, CA
2009 Basin and Range, University of Phoenix Art Gallery, Reno, NV
2004 Repose, Old City Hall Gallery, Redding, CA
2001 Wabi-Sabi, The Research and Grant Foundation of Northern California, Redding, CA
1999 Meditations, Old City Hall Gallery, Redding, CA
Meditation Bowls, Redding Municipal Airport/City of Redding, Redding, CA

Group

2016
Grand Muse, Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ

2015
Crow Show, Atelier 20, Sacramento, CA
Earthly Abstractions, Ellington-White Contemporary Gallery, Fayetteville, NC
Alchemy of Tea, Lone Star College Gallery, Kingwood, TX

2014 Contemplative Encaustic Paintings by Five California Artists, San Luis
Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
4th Annual Juried Encaustic/Wax Exhibition, Encaustic Art Institute,
Cerillos, NM
Poetry Bleeds Rust, N.A.W.A. Gallery, New York, NY
Politically Charged, Blue Line Arts, Roseville, CA
Alchemy of Tea, Cornelius Arts center, Cornelius, NC
Unbound(ed), Morpho Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013 Creativitea, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA
Jasmine and Joe: The Art of Coffee and Tea, Marnie Sheridan Gallery, Nashville, TN
Wax with Dimensions, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
Encaustic USA, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
Selections from the Encaustic Art Institute’s Permanent Collection, Albuquerque International Airport, Albuquerque, NM

2012 Members Show, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
National Juried Encaustic Show, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
Sum of the Parts, Blue Line Gallery, Roseville, CA

2011 Sixth Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Encaustic with a Textile Sensibility, Kimball Art Center, Park City, UT
Pulp Fiction, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
81st Annual Statewide Landscape Exhibit, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA
Consequential Fusion: Messages in Wax, Art Center Morro Bay, Morro Bay, CA
Mining the Unconscious II, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
Encaustic Masters: Inspirational Voices, Columbia River Gallery, Troutdale, OR
National Juried Encaustic Exhibition, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM

2010 The Luminous Landscape, John Stobart Gallery on Martha’s Vineyard, Edgartown, MA
Robes, Theresa A. Maloney Art Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ
Speaking of Solitude, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
New Dimensions (3D), Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
Works with/on Paper, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
Exploring the Triptych: Wax in Three Parts,Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE
Fifth Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Works on Paper, Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
The Luminous Landscape, Kensington Stobart Gallery, Salem, MA

2009 Serenity, UCSF Center for Reproductive Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Embedded Light, Grosse Pointe Art Center, Grosse Pointe, MI Beauty and Its Opposites, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
Luminous Landscape, Montserrat College of Art; Beverly, MA
Alchemy, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
Working in Wax, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
Metamorphosis, Haydon Art Center, Lincoln, NE
Contemporary Art in an Ancient Medium, Old City Hall Gallery, Redding, CA

2008 National Juried Show, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA
Translucent: Contemporary Works in Wax, Cain Schulte Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA
Encore, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
On the Edge: New Work in Encaustic, 2nd National Encaustic Conference, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
Diptych Show: A Collaboration in Wax, Whitney Art Works , Portland, ME
Diptych Show: A Collaboration in Wax, Brian Marki Gallery, Portland, OR

2007 12×12 Painting Exhibition, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Re-Newal, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
Here and Now- Encaustics and Time, MM Galleries, San Francisco, CA
Second Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Off the Grid: New Dimensions in Wax, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
New Directions in Wax, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
Contemporary Textures in Wax, Butte Silver Bow Arts Foundation, Butte, MT
Contemporary Textures in Wax, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV

2006 First Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Wabi-Sabi, O’Hanlon Art Center, Mill Valley, CA
Hot Wax, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
West Coast Encaustic Artists Group Show, O’Hanlon Art Center, Mill Valley, CA
Impulse, Portland Art Center, Portland, OR
Holiday Lites, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA

2005 West Coast Encaustic Artists Group Show, Novato Arts Center, Novato, CA
Get Small, Julie Baker Fine Art, Nevada City, CA

2004 California Works Fine Art Exhibit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
Lazy Days, Julie Baker Fine Art, Grass Valley, CA

2003 California Works Fine Art Exhibit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
Encaustic Works ‘03, R&F Paints/ The Marist College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY

2002 Encaustics, Redding Civic Center, Redding, CA
California Works Fine Art Exhibit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA

2000 Defining Vessels, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA
California Works Fine Art Exhibit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
Meditation Art, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

Awards

2013 Award of Excellence, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA
2010 Third place Juror’s award, Marin MOCA, Novato, CA
2009 Honorable Mention, Grosse Pointe Art Center, Grosse Pointe, MI
2008 Award of Excellence, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA,
2003 Juror’s Best of Show, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
2002 Award of Merit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
2000 2 Juror’s Best of Show awards, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
1997 Award of Merit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
1996 Award of Merit, California State Exposition, Sacramento, CA
1993 Award of Merit, California State Exposition, Sacramento
1992 Award of Merit, California State Exposition, Sacramento

Publications

2012 “Encaustic Masters Inspirational Voices”, exhibition catalog, Columbia River Gallery, Troutdale, OR

“Wax and Paper Workshop: Techniques for Combining Encaustic Paint and Handmade Paper”, Belto, Michelle, North Light Books, pub.

2010 “Encaustic with a Textile Sensibility”, Woolf, Daniella, Waxy Buildup Press, pub.

“Encaustic Art: The Complete Guide to Creating Fine Art with Wax”, Rankin, Lissa, Watson-Guptill, pub.

“Fifth Annual Encaustic Invitational”, show catalog, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

“Joyous Colors”, Regan, Margaret, Tucson Weekly, Tucson, AZ

2008 “Pure Beauty”, Regan, Margaret, Tucson Weekly, Tucson, AZ,

2003 “Encaustic Works 2003”, exhibition catalog, Marist College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY

2002 “Contact Point”, UCSF School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA, Vol. 82, No.1

2001 “Doctors Creatively Balance Their Lives”, Crowe, John, Record Searchlight, Redding, CA

“Art Finds Plenty of Space in this Public Place”, Dyer, Jim, Record Searchlight, Redding, CA

2000 “State Fair Boasts Gems…”, Dalkey, Victoria, Sacramento Bee, Sacramento,CA

Professional Experience

2013 Encaustic demonstration, Sierra Wax, Sacramento, CA
2012 Artist in Residence, Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon North Rim, AZ
Speaker and workshop instructor, “Encausticon”, International Encaustic Artists National Conference, San Antonio, TX
2011 Artist in Residence, Petrified Forest National Park, Petrified Forest, AZ
2010 Speaker, Fourth National Encaustic Painting Conference, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2009 Speaker, Third National Encaustic Painting Conference, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
Instructor, Waxworks, Corralitos, CA
2008 Speaker, Second National Encaustic Painting Conference, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2007 Instructor, Encaustic Collage and Assemblage, Encaustic Workshop, Hidden Valley Institute of the Arts, Carmel Valley, CA
Speaker, First National Encaustic Painting Conference, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2006 Instructor, Supports and Grounds, Encaustic course, Cabrillo College, Santa Cruz, CA
Instructor, Encaustic Collage and Assemblage, Encaustic Workshop, Hidden Valley Institute of the Arts, Carmel Valley, CA
2005 Speaker, Supports and Grounds, First West Coast Encaustic Conference, Novato Arts Center, Novato, CA