Exhibitions and Featured Publications
September 10 through October 4, 2019 I am attending the @GilsfjordurArts Artist Residency in the beautiful remote Westfjords region of Iceland. Situated at the peak of the Gilsfjörd we have stunning views and abundant opportunities to explore the landscape and participate in the lives of the local Sheep Farmers and residents and to create lasting relationships with our fellow resident artists.
Applications for 2020 Residency at Brekka are available!
Marionettes and Other Ghosts of Vision ~ Solo Series: Three Points of View exhibited at Viewpoint Photographic Art Center August 6 - September 7, 2019.
Now available for viewing in Portfolio Drawer A-17 in the Main Gallery. Please ask a Docent for assistance.
Early in 2018 I was invited to Guest Curate a segment of YourDailyPhotograph.com featuring some of my favorite photographic artists I have met in my three years as a full time resident of the Sacramento region. In May of 2019 Sacramento was scheduled and the segment ran from August 6 to August 23, 2109. The participating Sacramento photographer's beautiful prints were offered for sale one day only to the Daily’s collector base of more than 9,100 subscribers worldwide.
To see the Artists who were featured visit the gallery: YourDailyPhotograph ~ Sacramento
I am honored to have been invited to Curate my second photographic art exhibit and Open Show Sacramento #10 in collaboration with Sparrow Gallery and to bring in co-curator Steve Abbot to help me with this exciting project.
The Latent Image is on exhibit August 9 through September 6, 2019.
Jaya Bhat ~ Michael Blanchard ~ Travis Cannady ~ Harvey Castro ~ Francisco Chavira ~ Kate Farrall ~ Dan Fenstermacher ~ David Harlan ~ Brian Johnson ~ Phoenix Kanada ~ Kristi Lewis ~ Chris Longyne ~ Zach Miners ~ David Orr ~ Jenny Sampson ~ Cody William Smith ~ William Mark Sommer ~ David Rosales ~ Roberto Rosales ~ Jan Watten ~ Garrick Wong
April 5 - May 18, 2019 you can see Still of My Life @BlueLineArts, Roseville on display in the Smith + Wamish Gallery for the New Members exhibit. Join me at the gallery Saturday, April 20 at the Third Saturday Opening Reception + Awards.
This month you can see prints from my series Return to The Desert on display at Sparrow Gallery for their March 500 exhibit. Each image is 17 x 22 inches printed of Epson Cold Press fine art paper by Los Angeles print master Artist Nancy Turner Smith. Framed in white shadow box by Reclaimed Frame, these prints will make exceptional additions to any photographic art lovers collection. All prints are signed on verso and editioned 1/15.
Surveilled received Honorable Mention in the 2018 Spring Contest and is included on page 42 in this year's Best Of Photography 2018, sponsored by Sigma. Thank you so much for the amazing honor. I am beyond excited! This is my first award winning image published in a BOOK rather than online. You can purchase the hard cover book at Photographer's Forum Magazine.
NCAP Gallery invited to share some of my favorite images on their website Northern California Art Photography. Please visit and look at some of the other photographer's beautiful work. I am thrilled to have a visual home in such great company.
Brick Room will be part of the Mixing Light with Clay: Photographs from The Gladding, McBean Pottery Exhibition at Viewpoint Photographic Art Center in the Main Gallery. The show runs Tuesday, September 4 to Saturday, October 6, 2018.
I am honored to share my image Owens Lookout won Jurors Choice Award for Artists featured in Week 2 of this year's 2018 SAC Open Studios Tour. It was exhibited September 6 through September 30, 2018 at VERGE Center for The Arts for the Preview Exhibition and purchased at silent Auction November 17, 2018.
During the month of August The Sacramento Fine Arts Center is partnering with VERGE Center for the Arts and exhibiting participating Artists works at the SAC Open Studios Tour Preview. Stop by the 2nd Saturday reception 5:30 to 8:30 pm. on August 11th and see my print Burnt Yucca from the Return to the Desert series.
Viewpoint Photographic Art CenterJuly 10 thru August 4, 2018 my image Blue Room is showing at as part of the 2018 Members Exhibit. Adventure to Mid Town Sacramento and seat along with the 92 other member prints.
June 19, 2018 Photographic Center Northwest, celebrated Long Shot 2018 with a Pop-Up Gallery and fundraising party. Over 500 images were displayed. The exhibit has been extended and select images are now hanging at PCNW partner Starbucks at 800 12th Avenue, Seattle for the next couple of months. Fulton Garage is one of them!
Online gallery: page 88-89
April 6, 2018 through April 30, 2018 the CRIT Group PHOTO Sacto will be in the Group Exhibition FOUND OBJECTS at Gallery 625 during the Inaugural Photography Month Sacramento, Curated by YOLO Arts Janice Purnell and photographer Farrell Scott.
Read the Article: https://yoloarts.org/2018/03/26/found-objects-at-gallery-625-in-april/
In 2018 I Curated my first live Gallery Exhibition. GOLDEN MEAN, Between Two Paths was held at Sparrow Gallery at ArtHouse on R during the Inaugural Photography Month Sacramento, April 13, 2018 through May 4, 2018.
January 5th - February 20th, 2018 my image Still of My Life will be hanging at SxSe PhotoGallery in Molena, Georgia for the Still Lifes exhibition curated by Aline Smithson. I hope to be able to attend the Artists Reception Saturday, January 20th, 2018.
December 8, 2017 I attended the Artists Reception and Member Event at Viewpoint Photographic Art Center's annual December juried show 2017 Twelve : Balance juried by Jane Edberg. Two of my images were accepted, and I am thrilled and proud to share them with my new community of fellow photographic artists. The exhibit runs through Saturday, January 6, 2018.
August 24, 2017 my image Tiny Dancer featured @theprintswap on Instagram and Twitter! There is a possibility now for my image to be included in their Photoville campaign coming up in September! I'll keep you posted.
My most recent exhibit happened in Gold Beach, Oregon at the Rush Building over the Christmas Holiday. It was great to show a few new prints and celebrate with fellow local Artists.
April is Month of Photography LA and I'm celebrating with Groundwork Indie Garage showing my series Return to The Desert at Groundwork Coffee Co., Main St., Santa Monica. Join me for the opening Thursday evening April 16th from 5:30-7:30pm.
Los Angeles Center of Photography's 2014 Holiday Party features the work of myself and four recent Graduates of the One-Year Professional Program. I hope you'll join the celebration!
Medium Festival of Photography happened October 23-26, 2014 in San Diego and I presented my work at the Eye to Eye Portfolio Reviews to ten amazing reviewers with exceptional feedback. I am thrilled to have been given the opportunity to be there and to also introduce four of my fellow Review Photographers Saturday night October 25th at the special Open Show LA event I co-produce with Jonas Yip. Our special thanks to Medium Festival for having us!
Open Show LA #23
Street Shooting in Cuenca, Ecuador - April 2013