Education and Career Experience
1942 Born East Saint Louis, Ill.
1952 Moved to Benton, Ark.
1960 Honor Graduate Benton High School, Benton, Ark.
1965 Graduate University of Arkansas (UAF) College of Engineering, BSIE
1967 Graduate University of Arkansas (UAF) College of Business, MBA
1967 69 First Lieutenant, US Army Instructor, Vietnam era veteran
1969 97 Marketing Director, ALCOA Chemicals
2006 present Art Instructor, The Arkansas Art Center School
Invitational Studies in China with Master Artist Jove Wang
Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Fla.
Armory, West Palm Beach, Fla.
UALR, Studio Art Major, Little Rock, Ark.
Scottsdale Artist's School, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Art Studies in Provence-en-Aix, France and Florence, Italy
Artist Awards & Honors
2008 Featured in At Home Arkansas Magazine
2008 Regional Art Museum Exhibit, Texarkana, Tex.
2008 Pudong Art Center Exhibit, Shanghai, China
2008 Arkansas Governor’s Award
2008 Beauty & Brush Juried Exhibit and Museum Tour, Univ. of Ark.
2006, 7 & 8 One man show Local Colour Gallery
2007 Featured in October Living in Chenal Magazine
2007 & 8 Winthrop Rockefeller Institute Professional Artists Show
2007 Houston Artists Association Exhibit, Houston, Tex.
2006 & 7 Arkansas Arts Council, Small Works on Paper Exhibit and Museum Tour
2006 Featured in Benton Courier Newspaper
2006 Diamond National Juried Exhibition, Hot Springs, Ark.
2006 Four State Regional Art Center Juried Show, Texarkana, Tex., “CreativeArtistic Merit Award”
2006 The Kansas City Artists Coalition Juried Exhibit.
2006 Scottsdale Artists’ School “Best and Brightest”
2006 Oval Gallery B&W Imaging Competition “The Meeting Place”.
2005 Juried Oval Gallery open competition 2 works selected for exhibit “Lady with Feather Boa” and “Will it Go!”.
2005 Oval Gallery, One Man Show
2005 Amy Richmond Fine Art, One Man Show
2004 Historical Museum of Arkansas, Two Man show
2004 Chosen Artist, President Clinton Library Inaugural Celebration Exhibit at the Presidential Pavilion
2003 Winner Delta Award, The Arkansas Art Center
2003 Olivia Conwell Gallery, One Man show
2003 Juried “Up with Art” Competition, Selected as “Featured Artist in Sculpting and Painting” for “Red and Green Grapes” and “Nymph I”.
2003 Fine Arts of Arkansas Juried Competition, State House Convention Center: First Place for monumental “Self Portrait”, 2003-1B.
2009 Little Rock, AR, Cantrell Gallery
2009 Geneva, Switzerland, United Nations Headquarters
2009 International Art Expo, New York; New York
2008 International Art Expo, Miami, Florida
2008 N. Palm Beach County Artists, Sea Grit Gallery, Jupiter, Fla.
2007 & 8 Arkansas Sculpture Guild Exhibit
2007 The Armory Art Center Show, W Palm Beach, Fla.
2007 The Mermaid Gallery, Treasure Bay, Jamaica
2006, 7 & 8 Arkansas Repertory Theater
2004 Clinton Library Inaugural Celebration
2004 Arkansas Senate Chambers Gallery
2003 2004 Arkansas State House Convention Center
2003 UA University House, Fayetteville, Ark.
2003 BMW Showroom
2002 2003 Quapaw Quarter Loft Gallery, Little Rock, Ark.
The Arkansas Art Center (Promised)
Historical Museum of Arkansas
The Rockefeller Institute
The Central Arkansas Library System
Wildwood Center for the Arts
Also in private and corporate collections.
Self Portrait 2003-1B
84" x 40"
In private collection promised to the Arkansas Art Center.
30" x 24" x 18"
bronze on marble base
In permanent collection of The Rockefeller Institute.
Sleeping Petit Jean
25" x 12" x 15"
bronze metal with granite base
2008 Governor's Award
4" x 12" x 10"
In permanent collection of the Arkansas Central Library System