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EDUCATION

1995 -1999
Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
1994 -1995
Harold Washington College, Chicago, IL
1975 -1976
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
1973 -1974
Arizona State University, Tempe AZ
1969 -1970
Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
1969 -1970
Layton School of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI
1969
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

(past and confirmed future exhibitions)

2015
Group Show SNEAK PREVIEWS & COMING ATTRACTIONS, Berlanga Fine Art · Photography, Chicago
TENDRESSE, Photo Independent, Los Angeles, Booth with f/8 Collective

2014
Dual Show, FALL INTO BED, Cotelac, Chicago
Solo Show, SEARCHING FOR JEHANNE, Takohl Gallery, Chicago
   (Named by New City as one of FIVE BEST PHOTO SHOWS OF 2014)

2013
Solo Show, STILL POINT, INDIA, KRITI GALLERY, opened in Varanasi, India,
touring major cities in India, sponsored by Kriti Gallery

2010
Solo show, Chicago Photography Center, Streetwork/Windows &Walls
Exquisite Pain – Solo installation at Finestra Art Space, Chicago

2009
Binary – Featured exhibition for Chicago Artists Month, Curated by Lauren Levato

2008
Solo Show, INDIA SONG, AN INTIMATE PORTRAIT, TH!NKART GALLERY, Chicago
Dual Show, PATTERNS, MORE PATTERNS, Ganges Art Gallery, Calcutta India

2007
Dual Show, Ellen Curlee Gallery, St Louis, MO

2006
Solo Show, Le Sale di Esposizione dei Molini, Citta di Portogruaro, Venice, Italy
Solo Show, MARS GALLERY, Chicago
Solo Show, Paris in Black & White, BISTRO 110, Chicago

2005
"Immagini d'Autore" di MARGHERA FOTOGRAFIA, Marghera. Italy
Solo Show –ATELIER PICASSIETTE, Arles, France (for Rencontres d'Arles)

2003
Mostly Text-Based -Solo Show, MARS GALLERY, Chicago
The World in My Eye - Solo Show, LAB ONE GALLERY, Chicago

2002
The Waverly Gallery Exhibit, PEGASUS PLAYERS GALLERY, Chicago
Embracing Change, BERNARDO MARIGMAN GALLERY, Waukegan
Romance and Obsession, MARS GALLERY, Chicago

2001
Ménage a Deux, FEITIÇO GALLERY, Chicago

1999
Uptown / Celebrating Diversity - Solo Show UPTOWN NATIONAL BANK

1998
Solo Show, Juxtapositions - POINT OF VIEW GALLERY, Chicago

1997
Writing with Light - HOKIN GALLERY, Chicago

1996
Photography Today - Harold Washington Gallery, Chicago

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

Dermatology Limited, Joliet, (26 commissioned images)
Catholic Charities, Chicago (6 commissioned images)
The 530 North Lakeshore Collection (4 commissioned images)
Uptown National Banks (All art for four Branches Including Main Bank)
Uptown Chamber of Commerce/UpCorp (Photos for 350 Street Banners)
Weiss Memorial Hospital (image commissioned for banners)
Chicago Transit Authority (Photographs for Bus Shelter Posters)

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, Chicago - Permanent Collection
The 530 North Lakeshore Collection (Hardcover Catalogue available)
Mr J Frowein, Monaco
Mr John Roberts, Cowbreidge, UK
Mary Gaiil Fitzpatrick, Chicago, IL
Henredon Furniture Company
Labelmaster, Inc., Chicago, IL
Mr Christian Hammbach, Chicago, IL
Mr Lucien Clergue, Arles, France
Mr Paul Berlanga, Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
Ms Dana Grimm, Lake Forest, IL
Mr Chris Overman, Bloomington, IL
Ms T. Gillian, London, UK
Mr Joseph Frowein, Monaco
Mr John Roberts, Cowsbreidge, UK
Ms Marcia Grunsfeld, Highland Park, IL
Mari O'Connor and Tim Philips, New York, NY
Mr & Mrs Joel Carlin, Chicago, IL
Ms Georgeanna Fischetti, Chicago,IL
Ms Alison Harris, Paris, France
Mr Franck Rapp, Paris, France
Ms Anju Ahuja, Chicago, IL
Carolyn Abedor & Robbie Dickson, Red Hook, NY
Mr & Mrs Richard Schneider, River Forest, IL
Mr & Mrs Stuart Smith, Huntsville, AL
Mr & Mrs David Instance, UK & Monaco
Mme Pascale LeJeune, Paris, France
Mme Veronique Coty, Arles, France
Mr Claude Andreini, Venice, Italy
Mr Yogesh Ahuja, New York, NY
Mr Navneet Raman/ Mrs Petra Manefield, Kriti Gallery, Varanasi, India

PUBLICATIONS (subject)

2004
Mouth to Mouth Magazine - A Dialogue with Ann Baruch & Susan Aurinko

2003
Named One of 25 People Making a Difference in the Arts in the Midwest by Dialogue Magazine

PUBLICATIONS (photographer)

Cover image for The Stranger Among Us, Other Voices Books (Short Story anthology)
Cover image for Slut Lullabies, Books (Gina Frangello)
Cover image and all inside images, Ariel, Literary Arts Journal
Cover for UK and US edition of Scar Tissue (David Skivington)

JURIES

2014
Sew Sari Design Competition, EYE ON INDIA FESTIVAL
Raymond Hudd Millinery Awards, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA

2013
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA

2012
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA
Raymond Hudd Millinery Awarrds, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2011
Lakefront Festival of Arts, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Art Loop Open, Chicago, IL
Driehaus Prize, Art Loop Open
Raymond Hudd Millinery Awarrds, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Brainstorm/ A whole New Mind – Governers State University
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA

2010
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA

2009
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA
NEIU Gallery, Annual Student Exhibition
PX3 Photo Awards, Paris, France
Projekt30 – Portrait Exhibition
Raymond Hudd Millinery Awarrds, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2008
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA
CAF Newhouse Architectural Photography Awards Jury

2007
Juror/Curator Photo 2007, Art Center Highland Park

2005
International Photography Awards (Lucies) NYC/LA

1996- 2006
Chicago City Sticker Competition

2001- 2009
Critique Senior Photography Majors at Columbia College

2004
Wells Street Art Fair

2003
Wells Street Art Fair

2002-2005 & 2007-2010
CAAP Grant Review Board, Department of Cultural Affairs

2002
Juror for Gold Coast Art Fair and 8 others through Amdur Productions
PHOTO 2002, Sole Juror - Bloomingdale Art Museum

2001
Alice and Arthur Baer Competition, One of Two Jurors - Beverly Art Center

LECTURES / PANELS

2014
EYE ON INDIA FESTIVAL, Curry and Conversation - Luncheon and Lecture, Jaipur, Chicago
FILTER PHOTO FESTIVAL, AT FIRST GLANCE, Preparing your Portfolio for Reviews

2013
EYE ON INDIA FESTIVAL, Still Point India- Lecture and book launch, University of Chicago

2010
Panel on Collecting Art, Chicago Art Open, River East

2009 to 2013
FILTER PHOTO - Reviewer

2008
Chicago Architectural Historians, Panel on The Chicago Spire

2007
Portfolio Development - Canadian Government, SOFA Chicago

2006
Portfolio Development - Canadian Government, SOFA Chicago
Portfolio Development Weekend Workshop, VANS, Nova Scotia, Canada

2005
Portfolio Development - Women's Art Cooperative

2004
Portfolio Development - Canadian Government, SOFA Chicago
Presenter ASMP Passion & Profession, weekend conference, Lake Geneva,WI
Women Artists in Chicago - Newberry Library Wednesday Club
Artists at Work Forum Panelist - Chicago Cultural Center

2003
Portfolio Development - Canadian Government, SOFA Chicago

2002
Venues for the Exhibition of Photography ASMP, LAB ONE GALLERY
Preparing photography for Gallery and Museum Exhibition, WOMANMADE
Ansel Adams at 100, Live and Learn Art Institute Tour

2001
Points of Contact, Failed Utopias, SMART MUSEUM OF ART Panel

PROFESSIONAL, CIVIC, AND ARTS AFFILIATIONS

Current Boards & Activities

Board Member of Chicago Artists Coalition (since 2000)
Board Member - Apprentice Lab
Advisory Board, OOH (2014)
Advisory Board, International Photography Awards (since 2003)
Advisory Board Member - FILTER PHOTO FESTIVAL (2014)
Advisory Board Member - Picture This Projects (since 2001)
Member Union League Club of Chicago, Art Committee and Third Floor Exhibitions Committee

Past Chairmanships & Presidencies

Chair of Board of Directors of Chicago Artists Coalition 2006-2010
Chair of Advisory Committee at Chicago Photography Center 2010-2013
Chair of the 3rd Floor Exhibition Sub-committee of the Union League Club of Chicago 2009-2012
Chair of Board of Ballet Chicago 1998 - 2001
Chair of the Women’s Board of Heartland Alliance 1998 - 1999
Chair of Women’s American ORT, Lakeview Chapter 1984 - 1986
Chair of the Reception Committee of the Executives Club of Chicago 1999 - 2012

Past Boards

Union League Club of Chicago 2005-2012 (Member Arts Committee & Beaux Arts Committee)
Executives Club of Chicago 1989 – 2012 (International and Reception Committees)
Chicago Sculpture International – 2006 - 2009
Ballet Chicago - 1996 - 2003
Women’s Board of Heartland Alliance 1983 - life member
Women’s American ORT - Lakeview Chapter/Regional 1984 - 1988
Music & Dance Theater Chicago Members Council 1999 – 2003
Advisory Committee for Chicago Artists Month, City of Chicago 2004 -2009
Honorary Committee, Indo American History Museum
Art and Design Visiting Committee – Columbia College Chicago
Principal for a Day - Lionel Hampton Elementary School (2000 - 2010)
Partnership with Lionel Hampton Elementary School (2001 - 2010)

REPRESENTATION

HILTON/ASMUS FOTO, Chicago, Illinois

FABRIK PROJECTS, Los Angeles, California

KRITI GALLERY, Varanasi, India

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