2001         MFA New York Academy of Art
1993         BFA The Boston Museum School, Tufts University

1994-96     Pennsylvania Academy of Fin Arts- CE Program classes
2001-03    Water Street Atelier with Jacob Collins

2007         Pollock Krasner Foundation Award
2001         Posey Foundation Grant
1998         Posey Foundation Grant
1992         Boston Museum School • Boit Competition Award, 1992

PUBLICATIONS (as author):

The Figurative Artist's Handbook  •  Monacelli Press, 2017
The Brooklyn Rail, "History Painting and the Problem with Art Education in America" June 2077

PUBLICATIONS (featured as an artist)
2015         Profile of my work on The New York Optimist. (click to read)
2015         "A Space Within at Dacia Gallery"  Juxtapoz Magazine Blog (click to read)
2014        "Bringing Old School Values into the 21st Century" Feb issue Professional Artist Magazine   (click to read)
2014       "Inside the Art Studio, a guided tour of 37 Artist's Studio's" North Light Books, pages 94-101


2016         My Long Island Landmarks, group show at SPLIA, Cold Spring Harbor, NY

2015        Visiting Artist Lecture, Long Island University, Brookville, NY
               A Space Within, solo show at Dacia Gallery, New York, NY

2014        Protinus, group show at Dacia Gallery, New York, NY

2013         Nocturnes, group show at the National Arts Club, New York, New York
                Unframed, 2 person exhibtion with Kristin Künc, Oyster Bay Historical Society, New York, NY
                The Figure, group show at Galerie L'oeil du Prince, Paris, France

2012         Put a Bow on It, group show at Kraine Gallery, New York, NY
                Alumni Show, group show at New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2011         Paint Works, group show at Gowanus Ballroom, New York, NY
                Teaching Studios of Art Plein Air Competion at Sagamore Hill, group show at Koenig Center, Oyster        Bay, NY

2010       Oyster Bay Historical Society Auction at Twinight, Oyster Bay, NY
              "TR and the Water" TR Gallery, Oyster Bay, NY

2009       Rising Stars of Contemporary Realism Chase Edwards Gallery, Oyster Bay, NY
               NYAA Alumni Group Show Studio 7 Bernardsville, NJ.

2008       Virgin of the Mall Reprise+Drawing Subdivision, Long Island City, NY

2006       The Virgin of the Mall Series Solo show 511 Gallery, New York, NY
               Contemporary Realism Grey McGear Modern Santa Monica,CA
               A Terrible Beauty: Figurative Painting in the 21rst Century Grey McGear Modern Santa Monica, CA


2009        Present Teaching Studios of Art- Oyster Bay and Brooklyn, NY Founder/Director

2013         Marymount Manhattan College, Figure Drawing Instructor, New York, NY

2007-09    New York Academy of Art, Continuing Education, New York, NY

2009         Stevenson Academy of Art, Oyster Bay, NY