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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
Shannondell – 2 man show – Valley Forge, PA 2016

The Art Of It – Jenkintown, PA 2014 - 2016
JAM Gallery – Invitational Show - Malvern, PA 2015
MONTCO – Invitational Show – Blue Bell, PA 2015
Martins Run – two persons Show – Media, PA 2014
Greater Norristown Art League – Juried Show - Norristown, PA 2014
Greater Norristown Art League - Art at the Center on the Hill 2013
Cheltenham Center for the Arts -72nd Annual Members Exhibition 2013
Greater Norristown Art League – Juried Sculpture Show, Norristown, PA 2012
Meadowood, Third Annual Juried Art Show, Worcester PA 2012
New Hope Art center, National Juried Works in Wood Show, New Hope, PA 2012
Greater Norristown Art League – GNAL 70th Anniversary Celebration, Norristown, PA 2012
New Hope Art center, National Juried Works in Wood Show, New Hope, PA 2011
P3AE 62ndh Juried Exhibition – Wayne Art Center – Wayne, PA 2011
MCGOPA - Juried Show – West Conshohocken, PA 2011
MCGOPA’s Fall Juried Show - West Conshohocken, PA 2009
New Hope Arts 7th Annual Juried Sculpture Show 2009
MCGOPA - Juried Show – West Conshohocken, PA 2009
New Hope Art S, National Juried Works in Wood Show, New Hope, PA 2008
Plastic Club, Juried Show, Philadelphia, PA 2008
Fine Arts People, Exton, PA 2008
5th Annual Sculpture Show, New Hope Indoor Show, PA 2007
Abington Annual Juried Show, Jenkintown, PA 2006
Lancaster County Art Association, Juried Show, Lancaster, PA 2006
Afif Gallery, Juried Show, Philadelphia, PA 2006
Alma/Sedgewick Gallery - Juried Show – Philadelphia, PA 2004
Abington Art Center – Juried Show – Abington, PA 2004
Greater Norristown Art League – Norristown, PA – 3rd place prize – Norristown, PA 2004
ArtForms Gallery Manayunk – Solo Show, Philadelphia, PA 2004
ACX at Cheltenham Art Center – Juried Show, Elkins Park, PA 2004
William Penn Charter School - Juried Show, Philadelphia, PA 2003
Towson Commons Gallery – Monumental Micros, Towson, MD 2003
Pennsylvania Tri-State Artists Equity – Juried Show, Philadelphia, PA 2003
Alma Gallery – Juried Show, Philadelphia Juried Show, Atlantic City, NJ 2003
Woodmere Art Museum – 63rd Annual Juried, Philadelphia, PA 2003
Abington Art Center - Juried Show, Abington, PA 2002
Cheltenham Center for the Arts - Juried Show, Cheltenham, PA 2002
ArtForms Regional Juried Show, Manayunk, PA 2002
Krasdale Gallery, Bronx, N.Y. 2002
P3AE 52nd Juried Exhibition - Noyes Museum – Oceanville, NJ 2001
P3AE Multimedia Juried Exhibition - Montgomery County Community College, PA 2001
MCGOPA – Open Juried Show – West Conshohocken, PA 2001
ArtForms Gallery Manayunk - Solo Show – Philadelphia, PA 2000
Washington Square – Philadelphia Sculptors Juried Show, Washington D.C. 2000
P3AE 55th Juried Exhibition – Berman Art Museum – Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA 2004
Tyme Gallery – Juried Show, Havertown, PA 2000
MCGOPA Open Juried Show - West Conshohocken, PA 2000
Appel Gallery, Philadelphia/Tri State Artists Equity, Invitational, Cherry Hill, NJ 1999
Gallery 51, Juried Show - Jenkintown, PA 1998
Woodmere Art Museum - 58th Juried Show - Philadelphia, PA 1998
The Springfield Art Association - Juried Show - Springfield, IL 1997
Levering Gallery -- Solo Sculpture Show - Philadelphia, PA 1997
ACX - Juried Show – Jane Law Gallery – Long Beach Island, NJ 1997
ArtForms Gallery Manayunk – Solo Sculpture Show, Philadelphia, PA 1997
Woodmere Art Museum - One-Man-Show, Philadelphia, PA 1988


AWARDS
Honorable Mention - Greater Norristown Art League 2014
Honorable Mention - ACX at Shannondell 2013
Lois Rapp Memorial Award - Greater Norristown Art League 2012
Honorable Mention - ACX at Beaumont 2011
MCGOPA Award – MCGOPA’s Fall Juried Show 2009
Dr. Milton Sandler Award from MCGOPA’s Spring Juried Show 2009
Abington Annual Juried Show, Jenkintown, PA 2006
Honorable Mention from P3AE 57th Anniversary Exhibition 2006
First Prize from Lancaster County Art Association Juried Show 2006
Board of Director’s Leonard Gerson Memorial Award from Greater Norristown Art League 2004
Third Prize for Professional Sculpture from Greater Norristown Art League 2004
Phillip Louridas Memorial Award from MCGOPA 6th Annual Juried Exhibition 2002
Honorable Mention from Abington Art Center Annual Juried Show 2002
Carol E. Muskin Sculpture Award from ArtForms Annual Juried Exhibition 2002
Juror's Choice from MCGOPA Open Juried Show 2001
Lois Rapp Memorial Award - Greater Norristown Art League for excellence in any medium 1999


JURYING AND LECTURES
“Wood Carving” – Swarthmore Public Library (Exhibition and Lecture) 2015
“Sculpting & Woodcarving” – Martins Run – (Exhibition and Lecture) 2014
“Sculpting and Wood carving” - Bucks-Mont Art League (Lecture) 2014
“Time, Transitions: Light, Life Show” - Alma Gallery (Juror) 2003
“Creativity with Perky Cohen” - Abington Art Center (Lecture & Workshop) 1999
“Creativity” – Darroff Campus, Elkins Park, PA (Lecture) 1997

REVIEWS
Pat Summers, Timeoff, Central New Jersey Weekly Guide To Cultural Survival 6/3/07
Melissa Auman, Ticket, Montgomery Newspapers 4/1/04
Melissa Auman, “Your Arts & Entertainment Guide” Montgomery Newspapers ONLINE 4/1/04
Marisa Mariscotti, “Arts & Culture”, Digital City – Arts & Culture 11/1/01
Elaine Moynihan, The Philadelphia Inquirer, “Art Without a Middleman” 11/6/98


AFFILIATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Rydal Park Art Gallery – Director Present
MCGOPA – Member 2000 – Present
MCGOPA – ( Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists) - Publicity Chairperson 2004 - 2010
ACX (Artist Cultural Exchange) – Exhibition Chairperson 2004 - Present
ACX (Artist Cultural Exchange) – President 1998 - 2004
GNAL (Greater Norristown Art League) – Member 2003 - Present
Philadelphia Sculptors - Member 2000 - Present
Mill Studios - Member 1993 - Present
Cheltenham Center for the Arts - Member 1994 - Present
(Philadelphia /Tristate Artists Equity) – Member 1995 - Present
Woodmere Art Museum - docent 1984 – 1992
ArtForms – Founding Member, Chairperson of Sales, Trainer of volunteers 1994 – 2004

WORKS PURCHASED
Numerous pieces in private collections in United States, England & Europe 1979 - present

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