curriculum vitae
EDUCATION
1972 University of Alberta, Faculty of Education
  1973 University of Alberta, Faculity of Fine Arts, major in sculpture
  1974/76 University of Alberta, Department of Extension, Ceramics
  1976 Banff School of Fine Arts
  1977 Emma Lake Workshop led by Sir Anthony Caro
  1978 Received BFA with Distinction, University of Alberta
  1979 St. Martins School of Art, London, England, Advanced Studies
AWARDS
  1974/76 University of Alberta Alumni Association Award in Fine Arts
  1978 Alberta Culture Assistance Grant
  1978 Canada Council Travel Grant
  1978 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Scholarship
  1982 Edmonton Art Gallery Barcelona Artists Workshop Grant
  1982 City of Barcelona Arts Grant
  1985 Alberta Culture Project Grant
  1986 Alberta Culture Project Grant
  1988 Alberta Culture Travel Grant
  1990 Alberta Culture Project Grant
  1993 Alberta Culture Project Grant
  1995 City of St. Albert sculpture commission
  2003 Markin/CNRL Natural Resources Engineering Facility commission
  2004 Alberta Foundation for the Arts Project Grant
  2007 Gregg Distributors Sculpture Commission
  2007 Bental Group/Livingston Place Sculpture Commission
  2007 Alberta Foundation for the Arts Project Grant
  2009 Canada Council/Alberta Creative Development Initiative Grant
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
  1977 "Alberta Now" Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Alberta
  1980 "Alberta Work" Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1980/84 "Group Opening" Martin Gerard Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1981 "Eight Sculptors" Art Placement, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  1982 "Seven Sculptors" Studio Show, Edmonton,Alberta
  1983 "Recent Acquisitions" Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1983 "Edmonton Steel" Beaver House, Edmonton, Alberta
  1983 "Sunlife Sculpture Show" Sunlife Building, Edmonton, Alberta
  1984 "60th Anniversary" Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1985 "C.N.I.B. Sculpture Show" CNIB Edmonton, Alberta
  1985 "Sculpture City" Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1986/91 "Sculpture by Invitation" City of Edmonton Law Courts, Edmonton, Alberta
  1989 "Provincial Extension Travelling Program" Edmonton Art Gallery
  1989 "Exotic Steel" FAB Gallery, University of Alberta
  1990 "Objects and Structures - Three Dimensional Still Lifes" Edmonton Art Gallery
  1991 "200-2000" Woltjen-Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1993 "Sculpture by Invitation" City of Edmonton Law Courts
  1993 "Edmonton Contemporary Artists Society" City Center Building, Edmonton, Alberta
  1993 "Poughkeepsie Exposed Sculpture Show" Lorraine Kessler Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY, USA
  1994 "On Site: Sculpture from the Berman Atelier" Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania,USA
  1994 "Edmonton Contemporary Artists Society" City Center Building, Edmonton, Alberta
  1995 "Sculpture from the Phillip and Muriel Berman Collection" Spring/Summer Exhibition, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey, USA
  1995/97 "Sculpture by Invitation" City of Edmonton Law Courts
  1995/98 "Edmonton Contemporary Artists Society", Strathcona Arts Barns, Edmonton, Alberta
  1998 "Sculpture by Invitation" Prince of Wales Armouries,Edmonton, Alberta
  1999 "Edmonton Contemporary Artists Society" Strathcona Arts Barns, Edmonton, Alberta
  2000 "Edmonton Contemporary Artists Society" Strathcona Arts Barns, Edmonton, Alberta
  2001 "Sculpture - The Works" Eatons Center, Edmonton, Alberta
  2002 "Big Things" Provincial Museum of Alberta,Edmonton, Alberta
  2003 "Canadian Contemporary Sculpture" Canadian Museum of Civilization,Ottawa, Canada
  2003 "The Bed Show" McMullen Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  2003 "Big Things Two" Provincial Museum of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
  2004 "Big Things Three" Provincial Museum of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
  2005 "Art Exchange" Juried Online Exhibition, artexchange.com
  2008 "Colour Sense and Sensibilia - New Edmonton Art" Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts, Calgary, Alberta
  2010 "Inaugural Exhibition - Edward Burtynsky, Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller, Edgar Degas, Francisco Goya, Yousuf Karsh, Ken Macklin" Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
  2010 "International Collective Exhibition" Camden Art Gallery, London, England
  2010 "MARBART 10" European Art Fair, Marbella, Spain
  2010 "Salon National des Beaux Arts,Le Louvre, Paris, France
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
  1981 Edmonton Art Gallery
  1982 Martin Gerard Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1983 Martin Gerard Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1984 Martin Gerard Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1987 Woltjen/Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1991 Woltjen/Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  1993 Edmonton Art Gallery
  1997 Vanderleelie Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  2004 Edmonton Art Gallery
  2006 Peter Robertson Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
  2008/09 The Places - Sculpture by Invitation Program, Shaw Conference Center, Edmonton, Alberta
RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  1980-85 Sessional Instructor, University of Alberta
  1982 Attended inaugural Triangle Workshop, Pine Plains, New York
  1986 "Collaboration in Clay" Invitational clay workshop for Alberta artists
  1986 Triangle Artists Workshop, Mashomack,New York US
  1987 Barcelona Artists Workshop, Barcelona, Spain
  1992 Mashomack Artists Workshop, Pine Plains, New York,USA
  1992/94 Sessional instructor, University of Alberta
  1993 Phillip Berman Sculpture Workshop, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
  1994/96 Extensive study of Mayan sculpture and architecture, Guatamala,Yucatan, Honduras, Central America
  2005 Advanced study , Florence, Rome, Paris
  2008 Advanced study - Historical and contemporary art, Paris
  2009 Advanced study - historical and contemporary art, Madrid, Venice, Florence
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
  University of Alberta
  Sharecom Collection, Calgary
  McDougal Center, Calgary
  Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta
  Comino Foundation, Houston, Texas
  Edmonton Art Gallery
  Triangle Trust, New York
  Catalunya Institute of Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain
  Alberta Foundation for the Arts
  Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, Alberta
  Canada Council Art Bank
  Imperial Oil Canada,Ltd
  Red Deer College
  Grant MacEwan Community College
  Lehigh Valley Hospital, Pennsylvania
  City of St Albert
  Lock Haven University, Pennsylvania, USA
  Cheyney University, Cheyney, Pennsylvania
  Francis Winspear Center for Music, Edmonton, Alberta
  University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge,Alberta
  Markin/CNRL Natural Resources Engineering Building, University of Alberta
  Belgravia Park - City of Edmonton, Edmonton, Alberta
  Gregg Distributors, Edmonton, Alberta
  Livingston Place, Calgary, Alberta