Curriculum Vitae


2022     MFA     Artisanry, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

1991     MFA     Ceramics, Rhode Island School of Design

1988     BFA      Ceramics, Swain School of Design


2022-2023       Worcester Center for Craft, MA.

            Instructor: Advanced Hand Building

2020-2022       University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

     Instructor: Introduction to Wheel Throwing (2 semesters)

     Instructor: Foundations Structural Drawing                                              

     Teaching Assistant: Introduction to Visual Imagery; Theory and Criticism of Art and Design

2009-2012       New England Technical Institute, RI

     Adjunct Instructor: Encountering 20th Century Art, Introduction to the Arts, Basics of Drawing, 

     Popular Culture, Three-Dimensional Design 

2010-2012       Bristol Community College, MA

     Adjunct Instructor: Art History I, II, Three-Dimensional Design

2001-2008       Miami Dade College, FL

     Adjunct Instructor: Art Appreciation, Art History I, II, Ceramics I, II, Color and Composition, Drawing I, Humanities, 3D Design            

1993-1995       Manchester Community College, CT  

     Instructor of Fine Arts: Introduction to Hand-building,  Wheel Throwing,  Advanced Ceramics, Design I, II


2023     Emergence, Visionary Art Collective, Brooklyn, NY.

2023     Ponder; AIR Exhibition, Worcester Center for Craft, Krikorian Gallery, Worcester, MA.

2023     State of Clay Biennial 2023, Lexington, MA. (Liz Quackenbush, Juror, Best in Show)

2023     Crip Clay, NCECA, Cincinnati, OH.

2023     Biomorphic Idyll, NCECA, Cincinnati, OH.

2022     Bray Resident Artists, Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, WA.

2022     Eve’s Rib, Field Projects Gallery, NYC, NY.

2022     Archie Bray Residents Exhibition, Helena, MT.

2022     MASTER PIECES exhibit at Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio.  

2022     MFA Exhibition, Star Store Campus, University Gallery, UMASS Dartmouth, MA

2022     Elements:

2022     Newport Biennial, Newport Art Museum, Newport, Rhode Island

2022     Recharge the Arts with CaFÉ, online exhibition

2022     Artist’s Vision 2022, Marin Society of Artists, Marin, CA


2022     MJ1, Concord Arts, LaiSun Keane, Juror, Concord, MA

2022     Conversations: CVPA Faculty and Students, CVPA Gallery, UMASS Dartmouth, MA

2021     Collateral Beauty, Solo Exhibition, Gallery 244, UMass Dartmouth

2021     Heart &Hope, Beyond My Battle, Saratoga Springs, NY

2021     CANCER: Never Give Up, online exhibition and publication,

2021     Variations in Clay: Exploring Clay as Medium in Contemporary Ceramics, Gallery 244, UMass Dartmouth

2019     Ceramics 2019, Joshua Green, Juror, Guilford Art Center, Guilford, CT 


2024 Penland School of Crafts

  Winter Resident, Fellowship Recipient

2023    The Color Network

Selected for membership of the organization which promotes the advancement of people of color in the ceramic arts.

2023     Artaxis

                Selected for membership of the network of ceramic artists

2022     Worcester Center for Craft

                 Long Term Artist in Residence

2022     Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts 

                 Summer Resident; Sage Fellowship

2022     Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts

                 Summer resident; Angus Graham Fellowship; fully funded residency

2022     International Sculpture Center’s Outstanding Student Achievement in Sculpture Award

                 Honorable Mention

2022     The Fall River Herald News

2019     Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

                 Wingate Fellowship


2022-2023        Long Term Visiting Artist, 2D and 3D projects, The Greene School, West Greenwich, RI.

2021                      Can You See Us Now? DEI in Ceramics Symposium, at UMass Dartmouth;  conceived & organized programming

2020-2021        Ceramic Club, Vice President, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2019-2020        Ceramic Club, Secretary, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2019-2020        Studio Technician, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

2017-2019        Pottery Studio Committee, Secretary, South County Art Association, RI

2014- 2021       Instructor of Pottery I, & II,  South County Art Association, RI

2017-2019        Visiting Artist, Raku and Hand-building, The Greene School, RI 

2013-2014        Director of Creative Kids Summer Program, Providence Parks and Recreation, RI