Solo Shows

  • Firecat Projects (This Must Be The Place), Chicago, IL: July 24 - August 22, 2015
  • In Fine Spirits, Chicago, IL: April 2014
  • The Writers WorkSpace, Chicago, IL: 2010-2014
  • Urbanest, Chicago, IL: 2006-2011
  • Wishbone, Chicago, IL: 2009, 2006, 2004
  • StoryStudio, Chicago, IL: 2008
  • Feed the Beast, Chicago, IL: 2006-2007
  • Pause, Chicago, IL: 2005
  • Café Boost, Chicago, IL: 2005, 2001-2003
  • Starbuck's (Roscoe Village), Chicago, IL: 2005, 2003
  • Seattle's Best Coffee (Various Locations), Chicago, IL: 2002-2004
  • Pauline's, Chicago, IL: 2003
  • Bourgeois Pig, Chicago, IL: 2003

Group Shows

  • Cornelia Arts Building (Studio Open House), Chicago, IL: 2006-2017
  • State Street Gallery, Robert Morris University, (Sights, Sounds, and Sensations of the City), Chicago, IL: September 1 - December 22, 2015
  • Illinois State Museum (The People’s Show), Lockport, IL: August - September 2015
  • Degenerate Art Gallery, (Anniversary Show) Chicago, IL: July 2014
  • Degenerate Art Gallery, (Outsider) Chicago, IL: March 2014
  • Inspiration Corporation (One Inspired Evening), Plumbers Union Hall, Chicago, IL: March 7, 2014
  • Degenerate Art Gallery, (Black, White & Grey) Chicago, IL: Nov 2013-Feb 2014
  • Degenerate Art Gallery, (November Local Artists Show) Chicago, IL: 2013
  • Degenerate Art Gallery, (Chicago Artists' Month Exhibition) Chicago, IL: 2013
  • Creatives Rising - Linc LIC Building (digital projection of painting), Queens, NY: 2013
  • See.Me Gallery (Creatives Rising), Long Island City, NY: 2013
  • Angel Orensanz Foundation for Contemporary Art (Story of the Creative), New York, NY: 2013
  • See.Me Gallery (Story of the Creative), Long Island City, NY: 2013
  • Fine Arts Building (Third Coast Diaspora), Chicago, IL: 2013
  • Hitachi Consulting, Chicago, IL: 2013-2014
  • South Loop Acupuncture, Chicago, IL: 2012-2014
  • Transistor, Chicago, IL: 2011-2014
  • Xanadu Gallery (online gallery artist), Scottsdale, AZ, 2012-2015
  • Rochester Contemporary Art Center (6x6), Rochester, NY: 2012
  • Blackbird Gallery (Ravenswood PinkWalk), Chicago, IL: 2011
  • Ravenswood Art Walk (Cornelia Arts Building), Chicago, IL: 2002-2011
  • The NextWave Art Salon, Elgin, IL: 2010
  • CAC Chicago Art Open (Merchandise Mart), Chicago, IL: 2008
  • Art on the Move Tours (Cornelia Arts Building), Chicago, IL: 2008
  • Friends of the Arts (Annual Members Show), Chicago, IL: 2003-2009
  • Wishbone, Chicago, IL: 2007-2008
  • The Art House Gallery (Better Living Through Chemistry), Oak Park, IL: 2006
  • Bailiwick Theatre, Chicago: 2004-2006
  • Andersonville Arts Weekend, Chicago, IL: 2003-2006
  • Mount Adams Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH: 2005
  • Cornelia Arts Building (Art for Charity Days), Chicago, IL: 2004-2005
  • Landmark Arts Gallery (Urban Consonance), Chicago, IL: 2005
  • Around the Coyote Winter Arts Festival (Flatiron Arts Building), Chicago, IL: 2005
  • @tmosphere (Silent Auction for Pierce Elementary School), Chicago, IL: 2004
  • Café Boost (FOTA Artist Showcase), Chicago, IL: 2003-2004
  • Fast Frame (Andersonville), Chicago, IL: 2004
  • Peter Jones Gallery (Art-On), Chicago, IL: 2004
  • Laine-Art Gallerie (Chicago Photography Project) Berlin, Germany: 2003-2004
  • University of Chicago Hospitals (75th Anniversary), Chicago, IL: 2003
  • Aldo Castillo Gallery (Genesis House Benefit Auction), Chicago, IL: 2003
  • The Know Show (Andersonville), Chicago, IL: 2002

Corporate Projects

  • Xavier (Sunflower Slow Drag - mural; digital reproduction of collaboration painting with Scott Simons installed on 18 floors), Chicago, 2015
  • The Jones Chicago (Red Line Stop, Along the River, Watertank), Chicago, 2015
  • DAC Group (Neighbors, Reflections in Green, Michigan Ave Crossing, Electric Blue Marina, Wrigley Building, Yellow Tower, Trumped by the River), Chicago, 2014
  • Mile North Hotel (Marina Towers, Fine Arts Building, Printer's Row, Steel and Glass), Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Chicago Hilton and Suites (Printer's Row, Navy Pier Swings), Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Hyatt Place (Kingsbury Water Tank, Steel and Glass), Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Coast at Lakeshore East (Marina Towers), Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Sheraton Hotel and Suites (Chicago Cityscape - photo reproduction in 250 guest rooms), Elk Grove Village, IL, 2008

Private Collections + Commissions

  • Work in Various Private Collections: Illinois; New York; Washington, D.C.; Minnesota; Seattle, WA; Portsmouth, VA; Phoenix, AZ; Barcelona, Spain; Berlin, Germany
  • Commission Painting, Express Train, Private Collection, 2016
  • Commission Painting, Bridges to Chicago, Private Collection, 2013
  • Commission Painting, Chicago Lakefront Cityscape, Private Collection, 2012
  • Commission Painting, West Loop Cityscape, Private Collection, 2012
  • Commission Painting, Wrigleyville, Private Collection, Chicago, 2007
  • Commission Painting, Lobster Boy, Private Collection, Chicago, 2006

Press

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts - Media Communications, Northern Illinois University, 1993
  • Courses in painting, drawing, screen-printing, and digital, Lill Street Art Center: 2001-2013

Volunteer + Work Experience

  • Marketing & Planning Committee, Cornelia Arts Building, Chicago: 2012-2017
  • DJ & Marketing Director, CHIRP Radio: 2015-2017
  • Creative Director, Chicago Writers Conference: 2011-2017
  • Internet Marketing and Web Production, various technology and media companies, 1994-2017
  • Email Marketing Communications, Friends of the Arts (FOTA): 2006-2014
  • Panelist, DIY Art Marketing Workshop - RAWednesdays, Chicago: 2010-2011
  • Logo design/photography, CreatorCamp Chicago: 2011
  • Curator/Neighborhood Outreach Coordinator, FOTA: 2003-2006
  • DJ, Music Staff, and Station Manager, WKDI Radio, DeKalb, IL 1989-1993

Studio Information

Cornelia Arts Building
1800 W. Cornelia, Studio #201
Chicago, IL 60657

Please email me if you’d like to schedule a studio visit to view my work in person.