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       Artist Statement:

      The desire to realistically render an animal’s likeness is both universal and ancient.

      My artwork is a constant evolution and reflection of my life’s journey to fulfill that desire.      Graphite drawings evolved into pen & ink, acrylic, glass etching, & now,  Pyrography/wood- burning. The elements of working with/on wood have given the series the source it needed: a symbolic representation of the permanent mark we make on this earth. The use of nature is fundamental to the concept of Skulls & Souls, as both its muse and medium.

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       Education:

      

     The School of Visual Arts

       B.F.A. Graphic Design 

       2007-2011

       209 East 23rd St. 

       New York, NY 10010

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       Shows:

        ( In Order of Most Current )

       July 11th - August 15th, 2020

       The Barrett Art Center: 

       55 Noxon Street; Poughkeepsie, NY)                         

       "Paint: Medium As Power" 

       Skulls & Souls: American Bison

       https://www.barrettartcenter.org/paint-medium-as-power

       June 1st, 2020

       Greenpoint Gallery: 

       On-line Gallery 

       "Greenpoint Gallery Virtual Show" 

       https://www.thegreenpointgallery.com/virtual-gallery

       February 3rd - 21st, 2020

       The Salmagundi Club:

       The Salmagundi Club, 47 5th Ave NYC 

       "Animal Attraction" 

       Skulls & Souls: Bald Eagle; & White Tail Doe

       January 23rd - ___, 2020

       Staten Island Arts:

       Staten Island Arts Gallery; Staten Island NY

       "Dawn of a New Decade"

       Skulls & Souls: Timber Wolf

       https://statenislandarts.org/events/  

       October 17 - November 3rd, 2019

       Long Island City Arts:

       The Plaxall Gallery: LIC Queens NY

       "LIC FEAR III: Visiting Death"

       Skulls & Souls: Timber Wolf; Bald Eagle; Polar Bear; American Bison; & Bull Moose

       https://www.licartists.org/licfear3     

       August 1st - September 6th, 2019

       Long Island City Arts Open's :

       The Factory: LIC Queens NY

       "Burn This" 

       Skulls & Souls: Bald Eagle; Polar Bear; American Bison
     
 https://liccourtsquare.com/2019/07/28/burn-this-at-the-raw-gallery-the-factory-lic-30-30-47th-avenue/

       July 31st, 2019:

       Conception Arts ( M1-5 Lounge: TriBeCa NYC )

       Winner of the "Award of Excellence" 

       Skulls & Souls: Timber Wolf; Grizzly Bear; Bull Moose; Great Horned Owl; & Grey Wolf

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