Curriculum Vitae

Exhibitions

2017

Abstracts, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, California                                                                                Windows and Doors, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, California                                                            North Central Insect Photo Salon, Entomological Society of America, Lexington, Kentucky

2016

The Art of SeeingAbrams Claghorn Gallery, Albany, California                                                  Alameda on Camera, Frank Bette Center for the Arts, Alameda, California

2015

 Nature’s Duets, a solo exhibition at the Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center Gallery, California       Reflections, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, California                                                                       Fur, Feathers, and Fins at the Pacific Art League, California                                                                  Fauna at the Linus Gallery, Pasadena, California                                                                              Skyward at the 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, California                                                                      Wild Things at the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri, Missouri                                                        Art in Nature Photo Festival, Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Maryland

2014
Love, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, Vermont
Take Flight, Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, Virginia
Visions of the Wild, Vallejo Arts Center, California
Animal, Linus Gallery, California
Wild Things, Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Pennsylvania
At Home in the Wild, Wildling Museum, California
Art and the Garden, Art Center Traverse City, Michigan
Beasties! Sebastopol Center for the Arts, California

2013

Reflections: The Visual Echo, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, California                                               Nature’s Many Splendors, Filoli Garden, Woodside, California
19th Annual Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, Massachusetts
Nature Speaks, Linus Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Corpus Illuminata III, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, Michigan
A Bug’s Life, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Reflections of the Latin American Natural Environment, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
Bay Area Wetlands to Ridgetops Exhibit: SF Bay Flyway Festival, Mare Island, California       Sustainable Silicon Valley Art Exhibit, Palo Alto, California
35th Annual Juried Photography Exhibit, Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary, McKinney, Texas
Creatures, Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, Virginia
West Coast Biennial Juried Art Exhibition, Turtle Bay Art Gallery, Redding, California

2012
Nature in Vision & Verse, The Bone Room Gallery, Berkeley, CA
Monterey Bay Birding Festival exhibit, Watsonville Civic Center, Watsonville, California
The Surreal World of Insects, Terraria, Oakland, California
Michael H. Kellicutt International Photo Show: Through a Lens: Vibrant! Coastal Arts League,Half Moon Bay, California
Entomological Society of America’s Insect Photographic Salon, Lincoln, Nebraska
Entomological Society of America’s Insect Photographic Salon, Lexington, Kentucky
Imag-i-nations, Picturish Gallery, Berkeley, California
The Human Form, the Darkroom Gallery, Vermont

2011
Nature, Linus Gallery, Pasadena, California
Natural Playground, The Darkroom Gallery, Vermont
Art in Nature, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado
Blue Ridge Mountain Photographers National Juried Nature and Fine Art Photography Exhibit, Richard Lowe Evans Gallery, Blue Ridge, Georgia
Natural Talent Photography Exhibit, Contra Costa County Historical Society, Martinez, California

2010
Berkeley Fine Arts Photographers exhibit, The French Hotel, Berkeley, California
Bay Area Wildlife: Beautiful, Vital, Fragile: A Fine Art Photography Exhibit, Filoli Gardens, Woodside, California
“People” Photography Exhibit,  Berkeley Camera Club, Red Oak Realty, Berkeley, California
PRO ARTS’ East Bay Open Studios, Frisbie St. Artspace, Oakland, California
Mirror Image: An Art Show About Body (Mis)Perceptions, Frisbie St. Artspace, Oakland, California
Photographic Currents Berkeley City College, Berkeley, California
Illuminating Shadows: Art Show in the Dark, Frisbie St. Artspace, Oakland, California

2009
Still (in) Motion: Photography by Women Exploring Stillness and Motion, Frisbie St. Artspace, Oakland, California
Illuminated Corridors, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, California

Awards

2014

Winner of the Family Life category of the LoveLife Competition at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, California

2013

Winner of the Wildlife Category of the LoveLife Competition at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, California                                                                                                                   Grand Champion, Art in Nature Photo Competition, the Ward Museum, Maryland                             Best in Show, Bay Area Wetlands to Ridgetops Exhibit: SF Bay Flyway Festival, Mare Island, California
First Place, Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary, McKinney, Texas

2011                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Winner of the Aquatic Life Category, Honorable Mention in the Land Life Category, and People’s Choice Winner of the California Academy of Sciences’ Love Life Photo Competition

Lectures

2013

Bay Area Life Cycles, Friends of the San Pedro Valley Park, Pacifica, California                                     Eye to Compound Eye Guest lecture at the Insect Sciences Museum, BioAffiliates, Oakland, California                                                                                                                                      Genital Plugs, Projectile Penises & Gay Butterflies: A Naturalist Explains the Birds and the Bees, Nerd Nite San Francisco and Nerd Nite Portland
Seeing Nature & the Nature of Seeing Guest lecture at San Francisco State University’s Cinematography Department

2012 
Eye to Compound Eye: The Art & Science of Insect Photography Guest lecture at the Berkeley
Camera Club, Berkeley, California
Bay Area Life Cycles, SF Natural History Series, the Randall Museum, San Francisco, California
Eye to Compound Eye: The Art & Science of Insect Photography, the California Academy of
Sciences, San Francisco, California
Eye to   Compound Eye: The Art & Science of Insect Photography Guest lecture at the Alameda
Photographic Society, Alameda, California
Eye to Compound Eye: The Art and Science of Insect Photography, The Bone Room Presents Natural History Series, Berkeley, California

Publications

East Bay Express, November 21 – 27, 2012
National Geographic’s Your Shot, September 5, 2012
Bay Nature, October – December issue, 2009
Buddhist Poetry Review, Summer 2011 issue

Radio Interviews

November 24, 2012: Guest naturalist on Sedge Thomson’s West Coast Live on KALW

Representation

Collector Art
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