born New Orleans, Louisiana    lives Fort Worth, Texas

EDUCATION    Louisiana State University, B.S.


Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

Fort Worth Library Foundation, Fort Worth, Texas

Wichita Falls Museum and Art Center, Wichita Falls, Texas

National Museum of Fine Arts, Hanoi, Vietnam

Parkersburg Art Center, Parkersburg, West Virginia

The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, Massachusetts

University of Wisconsin, Kenosha, Wisconsin

Nassau County Community College, Garden City, New York

McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana

University of Dallas, Dallas, Texas

Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri

Hunterdon Art Center, Hunterdon, New Jersey

Museum of International Art, Bahia, Brazil


James Rebman & Edgar Barkley Trust, Austin, Texas

GXS, Inc., Gaithersburg, Maryland

Caesar's, Indiana

Circle Theatre, Fort Worth, Texas

Bank of Laredo, Laredo, Texas

Bacardi, Miami, Florida

Michael and Susan Dell Foundation, Austin, Texas

Winstead Sechrest & Minick, Fort Worth, Texas

Amway Corporation, Ada, Michigan

Brown-Forman Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

Tyson Foods, Springdale, Arkansas   


2012    A New Beginning: The Vernal Season, Harrington Brown Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee

2012    Paintings form the Heart, Harrington Brown Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee

2012    Self Portrait Show, Fischer Gallery, Jackson, Mississippi

2011    The Abstract Monotypes, B Deemer Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky, Solo Exhibition

2010    Group Show, Gallery Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas 

            Abstracted Landscapes, Buchanan Gallery, Galveston Island, Texas

2010    Buchanan Gallery, Abstracted Landscapes

2010    Gallery Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas, Group Show

2009    Gallery Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas

2009    B Deemer Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky

2008    Gallery Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas 

2008    The Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Lubbock, Texas

2007    Gallery Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas, “Eleven”

2007    Gallery Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas, “Terrain”

2006    Jack Meier Gallery, Houston, Texas, The Still Life – Two Points of View

2006    B Deemer Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky

2006    Taylor's Contemporenea, Hot Springs, Arkansas

2005    New Works, (solo), Fairmount Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2004    Contrasting Views - Gallery at Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas

2004    Feature Artist - Preservation is the Art of the City – Fort Worth, Texas

            Bank of America Award in Memory of Bror Utter

2004    Milan Gallery - Fort Worth, Texas

2004    Abstract Expressionists, Fairmount Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2003    Award in Honor of Cynthia Brants - Preservation is the Art of the City


Luxe Interiors and Design, Houston Issue, Winter 2012

Kentucky Homes & Gardens, May/June 2010

Downtown Living, Fort Worth, Texas, Summer 2007        

Downtown Living, Fort Worth, Texas, Summer 2007           

Living with Panache, Fort Worth, Texas, August, 2007          

Southwest Art Magazine, July, 2007               

Austin American Statesman, Austin, Texas, December, 2004     

Crosswinds Weekly, Albuquerque/Santa Fe, July/August 2002    

La Semana, Fort Worth, Texas, June, 2000              

Carolina Arts - How a Mezzotint Print is Made, August, 1999           

Fort Worth Star Telegram Editorial, Don Erler, June, 1999

The Best of Sketching and Drawing, Rockport Publishers, December, 1998     

Overtures, The Foundation of Arts, Jonesboro, Arkansas, October, 1998

Kenosha News, Kenosha, Wisconsin, January 31, 1997    

Getting the Word Out, An Art Calendar Guide, 1995

Who's Who, South and Southwest, 1994 and 1995

Enrich Your Paintings with Texture, David Band, North Light Books, Summer, 1994        

North Dakota Quarterly, Fall, 1992                

The Art Calendar, February, 1992       

Who's Who in American Art, New York, New York, 1989-90                  

New York Times, December 17, 1989

D&D Disegnare E Dipingere, Milan, Italy, June, 1989             

The Artist's Magazine, March, 1989           

City:  Wichita Falls Magazine, Wichita Falls, Texas, November, 1989    

Reporter Dispatch, White Plains, New York, October 18, 1987   

American Artist Magazine, June, 1987              


2008   Workshop, Creative Art Connection, Bossier City, Louisiana

1992   Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas

1991   Imagination Celebration, Kennedy Center for the Arts 

1991   Oxbow Summer School of Art, Saugatuck, Michigan