1998 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Master of Fine Arts

1994 Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, Bachelor of Fine Arts

1993 Loughborough College of Art and Design, Loughborough, England


2019 Pollock Krasner Foundation grant

2007 Fulbright Scholar, Republic of Georgia

2005 Joan Mitchell Foundation, Career Opportunity grant

1998 Joan Mitchell Foundation, MFA grant


2021,2022 Dorland Mountain Colony, Temecula, CA

2015 Joan Mitchell Foundation Center, New Orleans, LA

2012 St. Mary’s College of Maryland

2005 Altos de Chavon, Parsons School of Design, La Romano, Dominian Republic

2004 Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany, CT

2003 Yaddo, Saratoga Spring, NY

2002 Millay, Austerlitz, NY

1999 Edward Albee Foundation, Montauk, NY


2018 John Davis Gallery, Main Gallery, Hudson, NY

2016 John Davis Gallery, Carriage House, Hudson, NY

2014 John Davis Gallery, Carriage House, Hudson, NY

2013 Chashama, Windows Installation, New York, NY

2012 John Davis Gallery, Main Gallery, Hudson, NY

Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA

2011 Long Island University, Salena Gallery, Brooklyn Campus, Brooklyn, NY

2010 John Davis Gallery, Carriage House, Hudson, NY

2005 Altos de Chavon, Parsons School of Design, La Romano, Dominican Republic

2002 Turkish American Association, Ankara, Turkey

1999 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

1994 Artspace, Richmond, VA


2022 rivers, threads, folds, an installation by Wolftones, Artcake, Brooklyn, NY

F, Copper and Propane, curated by Nancy Shaver, Houston, TX

The Shaping of America: A Painter’s Perspective, The Painting Center,


2021 Silvermine Arts Center, Paint 2021, New Canaan, CT

Soloway Gallery, Broken Dishes, Brooklyn, NY (3 person with Nancy Shaver

and Tracy Miller)

2020 Van Der Plas Gallery, Von Kunst, NY, NY

The Shaping of America: A Painter’s Perspective, AnnMarie Sculpture

Garden and Art Center, Dowell, MD.

2019-2022 Art in the Embassies, US State Department, Hong Kong

2018 Staple Goods, Parts Unknown, New Orleans, LA

2017 Art on Paper 2017, Weatherspoon Museum of Art, curated by Emily Stamey, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

Picturing Camden, Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, Camden, NJ

Artists Upstairs, Camden Firehouse, Camden, NJ

Nasty Woman, Knockdown Center, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Ways of Seeing, Abstraction, curated by Jeff Stevenson, Governor’s State

University, Normal, IL

Nancy Shaver (group wall), Derek Eller Gallery, NY, summer 2016

2015 Salon, Lesley Heller Gallery, NY, NY

Paperazzi, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brookyn, NY

2014 Impromptu, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2013 On the Road, Fabryka Sztuk, Tczew, Poland

Unrealized Dreams, curated by Martha Lewis, Institute Library, New Haven, CT

Crossing the Line, A Collection of Drawings, curated by Stephen Kobasa, Institute Library, New Haven, CT

A2 Project Space, Icon of the 40, Westcove, New Haven, CT (two person)

Cut/Log, CSV Cultural Center, New York, NY

In Flux, Seton Hall Law Library, Newark, NJ

2012 Arts at Renaissance, Postcards from North Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Hangar Exhibit, Galerie Kara, Ankara, Turkey

“Looking Into the Light,” curated by Leo Reijinders, CultureFix Gallery, New York, NY

2011 Lesley Heller, December Salon, New York, NY

BAG Gallery, Abstraction: Process, Brooklyn, NY

Centrum Wystawienniczo-Regionalne Doinej Wisly w Tcaewie, Poland

2010 NURTUREart Invitational, ZieherSmith Gallery, NY, NY

Small Works: Painting Center Invitational, New York, NY

2009 Philadelphia Art Alliance Invitational, Philadelphia, PA

Annex Exhibit, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

2008 Color Key, Painting Center, NY, NY

2007 Building, Structuring, Painting Center, NY, NY Vertex List, Brooklyn, NY

Icebox, Philadelphia, PA

Sakpatenti, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia

2005 Cue Foundation, NY, NY

2004 Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT (3 person)

2002 Faculty Exhibition, Bilkent University, Goethe Cultural Institute,

Ankara, Turkey

2001 Pastoral, Ataturk Evi, Sogutozu Orman, Ankara, Turkey

1998 PennArt, Kohn, Pederson, Fox, New York, NY


Governor’s State University, Normal, IL
University of Pennsylvania, Geology Department, Philadelphia, PA


Colaizzi, Victorio, The Painting Center catalog, The Shaping of America, January 2022

Corwin, William, Brooklyn Rail, “Artseen,” Broken Dishes, April 2021

Colman, Charity, Soloway Gallery, “Broken Dishes:, April 2021

Online interview:

Making a Mark, Published by Longwood College, Farmville, VA, in conjunction with the exhibition “Making a Mark.”

Roberts-Pullin, Paulette, Style Magazine, “Short Takes,” January 25, 1994, p. 16.

Style Magazine, p. 8. January 4, 1994, photo