Education/Professional Development

2019 – 2021          Palm Beach Photographic Centre, West Palm Beach, FL

2002 – Present      International Center of Photography, New York, NY

2001                       M.F.A., C.W. Post College, Long Island University, Brookville, NY


1994 – 1996           Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, NY


Honors and Awards

2009     “Top Ten Women in the Arts” ARTROM Gallery, Rome, Italy. (First Place Award)

2009     “Art into Life/Life into Art” Pen and Brush, New York, NY. (Honorable Mention)

2007      “From our Perspective National Woman’s Art Exhibition” Oakland Community College, MI. (Juried Exhibition-Honorable Mention)

2007      “Contemporary Women Artist Exhibition XIV” St. Louis Women’s Caucus for Art, St. Louis, MO. (Juried Exhibition-Honorable Mention)

2004      “Herstory” Manhattan Arts International, New York, NY. (Artist Showcase Award Winner)

2004      “4th National Juried Photography Exhibition” Steppingstone Gallery, Huntington, NY. (Juried Exhibition-Honorable Mention)                      

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions 

2018      “Le Persone, Il Paesaggio e Le Cose d’Italia” St. John’s University, Department of Foreign Languages, Queens, NY                        \\(Invitational/Solo Exhibition)

2009      “Impact” Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA (Solo Exhibition Winner)

2006      “Visions of Beauty” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL (Solo Exhibition)

2005      “Visions of Beauty: Still Searching” Graphic Eye Gallery, Port Washington, NY (Two-Person Show)


Selected Group Exhibitions

2018      “NAWA at Beamesderfer 3: Sea and Sky” Beamesderfer Gallery, Highland Park, NJ (Juried Exhibition)

2017      "Fotografia d’Italia" St. John’s University, Department of Global Studies, Queens, NY (Invitational)

2015      “Voices: An Artist’s Perspective” UniteWomen.org and Karen Gutfreund Art, New York, NY (Juried Exhibition)

2013      “Provocateur” Women’s Caucus for Art, Riverside Branch of the NY Public Library, New York, NY

2012      “Feminist Art Show” Davis Feminist Film Festival, University of California, Davis, CA (Invitational)

2012      “Celebrating Women's Work” Pen and Brush, New York, NY (Invitational)

2012      “Where Do We Go From Here? The Shape of Things to Come” Wiseman Gallery, Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, OR                          (Juried Exhibition)

2011      “Reinterpreting Reality” Compton Union Gallery, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

2011      “Award Winning Work” Pen and Brush, New York, NY (Invitational) 

2010.     “Personality” Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA (Juried Exhibition)

2010.     “Image Attitude Impression” Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL (Juried Exhibition)

2009      “Women Imaging Women: A Study of Female Portraiture” Robert Morris College's State Street Gallery, Chicago, IL (Invitational)

2009      “The Emotional Body” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL (Juried Exhibition)

2008      “Are We There Yet? 30 Years of Feminism” ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL (Juried Exhibition)

2008      “Aging with Attitude” Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (Invitational)

2007      “Venus of Willendorf-Redefining the Goddess” Feminist Art Project/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (Juried Exhibition)

2007      “Intersectionalities: The Feminist in Art” Feminist Art Project/Women’s Studies Consortium, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

2006      “Photography Now” South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA (Juried Exhibition)         

2005      “Cornucopia” Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI (Juried Exhibition)

2004      "47th Annual International Exhibition” San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA

2004      “Masquerade: Roles Women Play” Smithtown Township Arts Council, St. James, NY               

2003      “6th International Open Juried Exhibition” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL (Juried Exhibition)

2003      “The Ties That Bind: Women in Collaboration in Art & Life” Smithtown Township Arts Council, St. James, NY

2002      “Her Mark” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL


Professional Affiliations

2005 – Present      National Association of Women Artists



2008 - Present       ArtFem.TV, Online Television Programming, E. Stermetz, Editor

2006                       Art of Survival: Women, Healing, and the Arts. Published 2006, Elka Books,    Carbondale, IL.

2005                       Reflections Artists Journal Vol. 1, Published 2005, Hibbing, MN. 

2002                       Her Mark Calendar 2003, Published October 2002, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL.