last update -- Apr 2019
b. United States, 1971
Lives and works in Portland, Maine
Started making art in 2014 at age 42
The art arises in part from a diagnosis of bipolar 1
Self-taught; no art degree or art training to date
JD, Stanford Law School
BA, University of Pennsylvania
Art-Related Professional and Academic Endeavors
Art lawyer representing emerging artists and creatives
Member, Board of Trustees, The Institute For Doctoral Studies In The Visual Arts, idsva.edu
Awards, Fellowships, Residencies
Unsolicited nomination, Spannocchia Artist Residency, Sienna Italy, 2019.
Unsolicited invitation and guest artist installation, TOAF, Nov 2018, New York City. Two large-scale installations, conceptual video, performance art.
I will begin applying for prizes for the first time this year (2019).
I have not sought representation yet.
Solo and Group Exhibitions
The Other Art Fair (TOAF), New York City, Jun 2017
TOAF, London, Oct 2017
TOAF, New York, Nov 2017
I have not applied to any other exhibitions or fairs.
Works are in private and corporate collections in New York, Los Angeles, London, Paris, Miami, and approximately 10 other cities.
Group Printed Catalogs
“You Only Liv Once In American Violence”, selected to Saatchi Art Spring 2017 Catalog, New Media ink on paper, 37” x 32”.
Press & Critical Review
Some interest from art faculty and emerging art critics, but no press or publications to date.
Through my role at idsva.edu, above, I anticipate an opportunity to give several art talks in the 2019-2021 time frame.
Mental Illness Stigma and Mental Health Policy Talks
I am periodically asked to speak on issues surrounding mental illness recovery and hope, including policy issues.