Photography & Art
Still Life Category
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
2018 International Photography Contest
Events and Exhibitions:
2022 Exhibitions & Awards
* January 14-March 17, 2022- Morean Art's Center- St Petersburg Florida "Being Seen" Juried National Portrait Exhibit.
* 2022 Visual Arts Society of Texas Calendar and Calendar Exhibition- My photo "Texas Symbolic 21" will be exhibited at the Point Bank Black Box Theater Denton Texas and included in the 2022 VAST Calendar.
*June 3- August 4, 2022-"Art of Flowers" Exhibition. The Music Studio Beaumont Texas.
*August 4 2022- Art Museum of South Texas "Art of Flowers Grand Finale Show" Corpus Christi Texas.
*September 2-September 24, 2022 "Masks" Juried Exhibition. The Southeast Center for Photography Greenville South Carolina. Two of my photos to be exhibited.
*September 8-November 2022 "Chaos Theory Art Show" Henning Cultural Center, Sulphur Louisiana.
* 2023 Visual Arts Society of Texas Calendar and Calendar Exhibition- My photo "Forgotten" will be included in the 2023 VAST Art Calendar
2021 Exhibitions & Awards
* 2021 Monochrome Awards, International Black and White Photography Contest- Five Honorable Mention Awards in the Abstract (1) and Fine Art (4) Categories.
* December 1-December 30 2021- Jones Art Gallery- Kansas City Missouri- December Group Art Show. Juried Exhibition in the Kansas City Crossroads Arts District.
* December 4-December 22 2021- Lewisville Grand Theater- Lewisville Texas. A Gift of Art; Art Sale Exhibition
* November 20 2021-December 2021-Decode Gallery Tucson Arizona- Portraiture Exhibition.
* December 2- December 31, 2021- Las Laguna Gallery- Laguna Beach California- Botanical Art and Illustration Exhibit.
* December 3, 2021- January 29, 2022- Southeast Center for Photography- Greenville South Carolina, Members Show, Juried Exhibition.
*July 24 & 25 2021- 2021 Lubbock Arts Festival- Lubbock Texas- Juried Art Gallery. Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
*March 5, 2021 to March 27, 2021- South East Center for Photography- Greenville South Carolina. Juried Exhibition A Woman's View.
April 2021- Ohio Art League- Columbus Ohio. 2021 Juried Spring Exhibition.
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2020 Exhibitions & Awards
* September 2, 2020 to October 1, 2020- Highline Art Gallery- Worthington Ohio. Solo Exhibition of a variety of my works from multiple series.
*November 20, 2020 to December 31, 2020- Ohio Art League 2020 Fall Juried Exhibition- Juried exhibition to include a catalog and virtual exhibition (due to Covid19 precautions).
*December 4, 2020 to December 31, 2020- South East Center For Photography- Greenville South Carolina. Juried Members Show Exhibition.
2019 Exhibitions & Awards
* January 4, 2019 to January 26, 2019- Southeast Center for Photography- Members Show, Juried Exhibition- Exhibition at 116 East Broad Street Greenville,
* July 24, 2019 to August 3, 2019- Ohio State 2019 Fine Arts Exhibition- Juried Exhibition and Competition- Cox Fine Arts Center 717 E. 17th Avenue Columbus, Ohio.
*November 15, 2019- One Night Crazy Hat, Ohio Art League- Juried Live Auction Fundraiser- My photo "Southern" was chosen as one of 21 juried entries for this Live Auction Event.
* November 23, 2019 to December 29, 2019- Mansfield Art Center Holiday Fair- Juried Art Fair
2018 Exhibitions & Awards
* November 18, 2017 to January 3, 2018- Ohio Art League- Thumb Box Gallery- Franklin Park Conservatory
*2018 International Monochrome Photography Awards- Awarded 16 Honorable Mention Awards in the Portrait, Photojournalism, Fine Art, Conceptual, Fashion/Beauty, and Nature Categories.
* March 3, 2018- Columbus Museum of Art- An Evening with Art Event, featuring 3 of my pieces. 480 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH
* April 7 - May 3 2018- Studios on High Gallery- Hit the Hop- Juried Exhibition. 686 N High Street Columbus, OH - Columbus Short North Arts District.
* May and June 2018- Don Scott Gallery - Solo Exhibition Highline Coffee Art Space 691 N High St, Worthington, OH
*May 5- June 3, 2018- Mansfield Art Center - May Show- Multi-artist juried exhibit of Ohio artists, featuring 3 of my pieces. 700 Marion Road Mansfield, OH
*June 1, 2018- August 7, 2018- Florida Museum of Photographic Arts- First Place Winner of the 2018 International Photography Competition my Texas Flea Market Dreams # 23 will be exhibited. 400 N. Ashley Drive Tampa Florida.
*June 1, 2018- June 30, 2018- Global Gallery Clintonville- Solo exhibition- 3535 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43214
* July 14 2018- Summer Jam West- Festival Artist-Columbus, Ohio
*September 1- September 27, 2018- Fall Hit the Hop- Studios on High - Juried exhibition of one of my pieces. 686 N High Street Columbus, OH - Columbus Short North Arts District.
November 17 - December 30, 2018- Mansfield Art Center Holiday Art Fair- 700 Marion Road Mansfield, Ohio.
*November 29-December 15, 2018- Majestic Gallery- Nelsonville, Ohio. Solo Exhibition- Isabella Series.
2017 Exhibitions & Awards
*2017 International Monochrome Photography Awards- Awarded 6 Honorable Mention Awards in the People, Photojournalism and Conceptual Categories.
Published- National Geographic
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