Born: Falls Church, VA 1953
Resides: San Antonio, TX
 
PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS
2011-12
UNIVERSITY HEALTH CENTER DOWNTOWN CLINICAL SERVICES BUILDING, San Antonio, TX. Design and fabrication of suspended glass sculpture in 2 story atrium composed of 4,000 dichroic glass squares. 7’ diameter x 44’ long.
2007
FOX TECH HIGH SCHOOL, ArtElements Program at ArtPace, San Antonio, TX. Design and fabrication of lit sculptural piece in collaboration with Legal Studies students.
2006
CASA DE LA CULTURA, Del Rio, TX. Design and fabrication of concrete bench  mosaic using fused glass imagery of local butterflies, created with members of local community and National Parks Service. Also, Glass components of wall mural.
2005
CHRISPARK, San Antonio, TX, Commission for park maintained by private donor, but open for public use. 7  laminated glass circles with color and text, 32” Diameter, set in ground and underlit by fibre optics.
2001
PRESA STREET LINKAGE PROJECT , San Antonio, Texas. 8 textured and etched cast glass medallions 32” Diameter set in sidewalk & underlit with neon, located on Presa St.from Riverwalk to Houston Street.
1995
SAN ANTONIO CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, San Antonio, Texas, Etched Glass Block Donor Wall and Wall Panel made of various optical lenses.
1993
ALAMODOME, San Antonio, Texas, Interior Accent neon for V.I.P.Lounge.
1991
U.S.A.A. COMMERCIAL COURT, San Antonio, Texas, Wood and neon wall, 30 feet by 40 feet, a collaborative effort with other non-glass professionals.
1987
GALVESTON OPERA HOUSE, Galveston , Texas, Glass panel restoration project with Delara and Almond Architects firm of San Antonio, Texas.
   
AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2013-14
Kunstlerhaus Bethanian, Berlin, Germany. Artist Residency
2011
Artpace Travel Grant
2006
National Park Sevice, Artist in Residence
Pilchuck Glass School, Architectural Glass Casting Scholarship
2003
Houston Center For Contemporary Craft, Artist in Residence
1998
U-Cross Foundation, Artist in Residence
1993
Pilchuck Glass School, Glass casting Scholarship
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Anodizing Aluminum Scholarship
1992
University of TX at San Antonio, Art Scholarship
1991
Pilchuck Glass School, Light Sculpture Scholarship
1990
San Antonio DACA, Individual Artist Grant
   
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
 
INTERNATIONAL
2010
wALL, Santa Reparata International School of  Art Contemporary Gallery, Florence, Italy.
1999
INTERNATIONAL GLASS EXHIBIT,  HsinChu Municipal Cultural Center, HsinChu, Taiwan, ROC.
1998
TRAVELING LIGHT,  Seto Shinyu Kinko Gallery, Seto, Japan.
 
NATIONAL
2015
OBJECTS OF CONTEMPLATION, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA.
2013
MIAMI PROJECT, Miami Midtown Art District, Miami, FL, featured artist.
  artMRKT, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA
2012
IMMATERIAL, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA.
LA ART SHOW-MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY, Los Angeles Convention Center, Selected Artist, Los Angeles, CA.
2011
LIGHTSPACE, Chanra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
2010
THE TEXAS CHAIR PROJECT,Columbus Craft Museum,Ohio.
2002
GROUP EXHIBITION, Museum of Neon Art, Los Angeles, CA.
2001
TRAVELING LIGHT, Salt Creek Artworks, St. Petersburg, FL.
2000
TRAVELING LIGHT, Sky Harbor Airport, Phoenix, AZ.
1999
SOUTHERN GLASS NOW, D’Art Center, Norfolk, VA.
1996
NEON ART EXHIBIT, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA.
 
REGIONAL
2015
SAN ANTONIO IN BERLIN, Bluestar Museum of Contemporary Art, curated by Algelika Jansen Brown,
San Antonio, TX, 4 person exhibition
2014
MEMORY AND FORGETTING, Cinnabar Gallery, San Antonio, TX. Group Exhibition.
  THE GEOMETRY OF LIGHT, International Museum of Art and Science, McAllen, Texas, Solo Exhibition.
  WITHIN THE ANGLES OF INCIDENCE, Artpace, Window Works - solo exhibition commissioned by Artpace, San Antonio, Texas.
TARGET: CONTEMPORARY TEXAS GLASS, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas. Group exhibition.
  REFLECTIONS, Luminaria at Tropicana Hotel, solo exhibition.
2013
RADIANT REFLECTIONS, Institute of Mexican Cultures, San Antonio, TX.
ANNUAL WOMEN'S EXHIBITION, Palmetto Center For The Arts, Nothwest Vista College, San  Antonio, TX.
  ARTISTS LOOKING AT ART, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX.
  RECONSTRUCTING VISUAL ISOMERS, RedBud Gallery, Solo exhibition, Houston, TX
2012
ESPOUSED, Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Curator: Caitlin Williams, Group Exhibition, Beaumont, TX
CHEWING THE TAIL END OF REFLECTION, Sala Diaz Art Space, San Antonio, TX.        
2011
BREATHING LIGHT, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX.
CRAFTING LIVE(S), Houston Center For Contemporary Crafts, Houston, TX.
2010
SIX DEGREES , San Antonio International Airport, S.A., TX.
2009
A  RHAPSODY AT BLUE, Blue Star Contemporary Art Space, San Antonio, TX.
2008
TEXAS CHAIR PROJECT, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX.
2007
TEXAS JURIED GLASS, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX.
2006
IMPRESSIONS, Casa De La Cultura, Del Rio, TX.
2005
CLASSY GLASSY TEXAS-WOMEN IN GLASS, Simon-Michael Gallery, Beeville, TX.
2004
CUNNINGHAM, BROWN, AND BEDGOOD, Art League  Houston Gallery, Houston, TX.
2003
GLASS: AN ARTIST’S MEDIUM, Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake,  Nassau Bay, TX.
2002
CRAFTHOUSTON 2002, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX.
2001
A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE, Gallery Vetro, San Antonio, TX.
2000
AS THE WOMYN TURN, Artist’s Asylum Gallery, San Antonio, TX
1999
7TH ANNUAL GATHERING OF GLASS, Sable V Gallery, Wimberly, TX.
1998
NESTING PLACES AND SPACES, Mexi-Carte Museum, Austin, TX.
1997
INSTINCTS, Primary Object Gallery, San Antonio, TX.
1996
THE CAGED BIRD SINGS, Wallace-Musket Gallery, San Antonio, TX.
1995
THE HEART OF ART, Parchman Stremmel Gallery, San Antonio, TX.
1994
THE NEXT WAVE, Artspace, San Antonio, TX.
1993
ELECTRIC ART, Dos Jalepenos Gallery, San Antonio, TX.