Educational Background:

MA University
of California Berkeley Sculpture
BFA University
of Illinois, Urbana Sculpture

Academic Experience:

Professor / Professor Emeritus
of Fine Arts, University
of Southern California
Director of Public Art Studies @
of Studio Arts @
1988 – 1989
of Sculpture, University
of Arizona, Tuscon, AZ
1966 – 1969

One-Person Exhibitions:


2004-University of Southern California Orange County Center, Irvine,

Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum, California State University, San
Bernadino, CA2003-Double Vision Gallery, Los Angeles, CA2003-Grand Central Art Center, Project Room, California State University,
Fullerton, Santa Ana, CA2000-Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA1999-Limn Gallery, San Francisco, CA1999-Wylie
and Mary Louis Jones Art Gallery, Bakersfield College, Bakersfield,
CA1991-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1988-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1986-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1985-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1984-Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ1983-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1981-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1978-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1978-Fisher Art Gallery, University of Southern California,
Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)1976-Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA1975-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1974-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1973-Boehm Gallery, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA1973-California State University, Fresno, CA1973-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA1972-Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

National Group Exhibitions:

2006 Torrance Museum of Art, “Flourish”, group exhibition,
Torrance, CA
2003 Armory Center for the Arts, “2003 Armory Outdoor Sculpture
Installation,” Armory Center for the Arts – Northwest Pasadena,
2000 Cal State Fullerton, Fullerton, CA, Newquist collection exhibition,
Fullerton, CA
1996 Skirball Cultural Center, Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles,
CA –
and Beginnings”
1995 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA – Made
in L.A. The Prints of Cirrus Editions” (catalogue)
1993 Olga Dollar Gallery, San Francisco, CA — Three person exhibition
Olga Dollar Gallery, San Francisco, CA — “Miniatures”
1991 Olga Dollar Gallery, San Francisco, CA – “Seductive
Geometry-8 LA Artists”
1990 400 South Hope Street Lobby Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – “The
Column from Architecture to
Art,” Olympia & York O’ M&M Associates
1989 National Peace Garden Design Competition, National Building Museum,
Washington, DC, Oct.-Nov.
1984 Chapman College, Orange, CA – “Chapman College Sculpture
Acquisition Program” (catalogue)
Thomas Babeor Gallery, La Jolla, CA – “Summer 1984”
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA – “Olympic
Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – “Olympiad: Summer’84”
Design Center of Los Angeles, CA – “A Broad Spectrum:
Contemporary LA
Painters and Sculptors ‘84″ (catalogue)
1983 Gensler and Associates, San Francisco, CA – “Series
Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – “Lava Group Exhibition”
Security Pacific National Bank Plaza, Los Angeles, CA – “Urban

Sculpture/Architectural Concerns”
(catalogue) -Baxter Art Gallery, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena,
CA – “Nancy Yewell
Collection” (catalogue) -San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco
Commission Exhibition, San Francisco, CA – “Constructions”1982-Gensler & Associates/Architects, Century City, CA –
“Architectural References” -Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA –“Painted
Sculpture” -Fresno Art Center, Fresno, CA – “Forgotten Dimension
– A Survey of Small Sculpture in California Now” (catalogue)1981-Baxter Art Gallery, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena,
CA – “Anti- Static”1979-Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA – “Aspects of Abstract:
Recent Painting and Sculpture” -Fisher Art Gallery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles,
CA – “Persistence
of Illusion” (catalogue)1978-Libra Gallery, Claremont College, Pomona, CA – “Contemporary
Masters” -Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA –
“100 + Current Directions
in Southern California Art”1976-Capricorn Asunder Gallery, San Francisco, CA – “Los
Angeles Video” -Comsky Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA – Group Exhibit -Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA – “Spectrum
2″1975-Henri Gallery, Washington, DC – Group Exhibit -Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA – “Four
by Eight” -Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, ABC Entertainment Center,
Los Angeles, CA – “Current
Concerns Part II”1973-Texas Gallery, Houston, TX – “Southern California Artist” -La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA – “Wall
Objects”1972-University of California, Santa Barbara, CA – “LA Artist
Drawings” -Brand Library Art Center, Glendale, CA – “Three-Man
Exhibition” -Long Beach Museum of Art,
Long Beach, CA – “Tenth Annual Southern California

Art Fairs & International Group Exhibitions:

1992 Gallery
X, Exeter, ENGLAND – “LA Abstract Artist”
1988 Walker Hill Art Center, Seoul, KOREA – “Survey
of Contemporary Western Art” (catalogue)
1986 – 1990 Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA —
International Air Fair (catalogue)
1980 -1986 Chicago Navy Pier, Chicago, IL – Chicago International
Art Fair
1973 – 1976 Basel, SWITZERLAND – Basel International Art
Fair (catalogue)

Grants, Awards, & Publications:

Oct. 2006 Gayle Garner Roski School of Fine Arts, Lyon Fine Arts Faculty
Research Fund
Oct. 2004 USC School of Fine Arts Faculty Development Funds
Oct. 2003 USC School of Fine Arts Faculty Development Funds-catalog
Oct. 2002 USC School of Fine Arts Faculty Development Funds – travel award
for Americans for the Art Pre-Conference, Portland, OR
Nov. 2002 USC School of Fine Arts Faculty Development Funds
Dec. 2000 USC Arts Initiative Fund, Subject: Public Arts & Landscape
Architecture Topic Studies
Nov. 1999 USC School of Fine Arts Faculty Development Funds
Nov. 1998 USC School of Fine Arts Faculty Development Funds
Jan. 1990 CA Arts Council Art in Public Places Award, Caltrans/LA Light
Rail Design Team
July 1989 USC Faculty Innovative Teaching Fund, Subject: Public Art
July 1985-86 USC Faculty Innovation & Research Grant, Subject: Color &
May 1975 Research Grant, University of Southern California, Subject: Video
Feb. 1973 Multiple Sculpture Edition, Published by Cirrus Editions,

Los Angeles, CAJune 1969-University of Arizona, Subject: Plastics


Sept. 1999 Los
Angeles Capital Improvement Art Program – Cultural
Affairs Dept. & Recreation
and Parks Dept.
of Irvine, Public Art Competition – Finalist
of Thousand Oaks, Public Art Competition – Finalist
Angeles International Airport Sculpture Competition –
Angeles Art Annual, Barnsdall Park – Purchase
Angeles Art Annual, Barnsdall Park – Honorable Mention


16, 1991
Goldberg, Artweek, Oakland, CA
13, 1988
Donahue, Los Angeles Times (part VI, pg. 25), Los Angeles,
3, 1988
Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA
22, 1987
H. Beyer, Artweek (vol. 18, no. 28, pg. 6) Oakland, CA
10 1987
Gardner, Los Angeles Times (part IV, pg. 22), Los Angeles,
23, 1985
Grossman, Artweek (vol. 23, no. 8, pg. 5), Oakland, CA
1, 1985
Muchnic, Los Angeles Times (part VI, pg. 10), Los Angeles,
Nelson, Images & Issues (vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 30-35),
Monica, CA
12, 1983
Brown, Artweek (vol. 14, no. 3, pg. 4), Oakland, CA
27, 1983
L. Pincus, Los Angeles Times (part VI, pp. 13-14), Los
Angeles, CA
30, 1982
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg. 82), Los
Angeles, CA
Zimmerer-McKelvie, Images & Issues (pg. 82),

Santa Monica, CASept. 27, 1981-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg. 79) Los
Angeles, CAMay
22, 1981-Harold
N Hubbard, Star News (C-1Z), Pasadena, CAMay
5, 1981-Suzanne
Muchnic, Los Angeles Times (part VI, pp. 1,5), Los Angeles,
2, 1980-Los
Angeles Times (Plaza Pasadena News Supplements, pg. 23), Los Angeles,
31, 1980-Star-News,
Pasadena, CAJul.
29, 1979-Suzanne
Muchnic, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg. 85), Los Angeles,
Plagens, Art in America (vol. 77, no. 4, pp. 71-74), New
York, NYApril
Wortz, Artnews (vol. 77, no. 4, pp. 124, 126), New York, NYMar.
Rye, Artform (vol., XVI, no. 7, pp. 73-74), New York, NYJan.
27, 1978-Suzanne
Muchnic, Los Angeles Times (vol. 9, no. 3, part IV, pg.
7), Los Angeles, CAJan.
21, 1978-Susan
C. Larsen, Artweek (vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 1, 16), Oakland, CASept.
24, 1977-Adrienne
Rosenthal, Artweek (vol. 8, no. 31, pg. 7), Oakland, CAFeb.
7, 1976-Susan
C. Larsen, Artweek (vol. 7, no. 6, pg. 5), Oakland, CAFeb.
1, 1976-Arizona
Daily Star, Tucson, AZSept.
12, 1975-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (part IV, pg. 12), Los Angeles,
13, 1975-Henry
Seldis, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg. 72), Los Angeles, CAApr.-May
Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Journal (no. 5),Los Angeles,
14, 1975-Sandy
Ballatore, Artweek (vol. 6, no. 11, pg. 1, 16), Oakland, CAMar.
9, 1975-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg. 70) Los Angeles,
26, 1974-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (part IV, pp. 1-2), Los Angeles,
27, 1974-Sally
Ballatore, Artweek (vol. 5, no. 7, pg. 5) Oakland, CAApr.
19, 1974-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (part IV, pp. 1-2), Los Angeles,
7, 1974-Josine
Ianco-Starrels, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg.
73), Los
Angeles, CAApril
Montgomery, Arts Magazine (vol. 47, no. 6, pg. 71), New York, NYApril
8, 1973-Daily
Times-Advocate, San Marco, CAFeb.
25, 1973-Fresno
Bee, Fresno, CAFeb.
24, 1973-Elena
Canovier, Artweek (vol. 4, no. 8, pg. 3), Oakland, CAFeb.
18, 1973-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (Calendar, pg. 2), Los Angeles,
2, 1973-William
Wilson, Los Angeles Times (part IV, pg. 5), Los Angeles,
Plagen, Artform (vol. XI, no. 3, pp. 87-88), New York, NYMar.
11, 1972-Artweek
(vol. 3, no. 11, pg. 12), Oakland, CA


April 2005 California State University-San Bernardino, California
April 2001 Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
October 1999 National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASA) Annual
Meeting, Public Art and Curricula:
A Case Study, Los Angeles, CA
March 1999 Bakersfield Community College, Bakersfield, CA
May 1999 California State University – Bakersfield, CA
February 1999 College Art Association, Public Art: The Marginalized Issues,
session chair, Los Angeles,
February 1998 Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
July 1997 California State University-Long Beach, CA “Summer Art ‘97”
Consultant/panelist for Public Art in the Urban Landscape
April 1984 Visiting Artist and Exhibition, Pima Community College, Tucson,
May 1983 “Giesen Master Artist”, Pasadena Art Workshop, Pasadena,
May 1982 Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
December 1981 Chapman College, Fullerton, CA
May 1981 California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
March 1981 Red Deer College, Alberta, CANADA
March 1980 California State University, Fullerton, CA
November 1979 Dade County Junior College, Miami, FL
July 1978 Contemporary Masters Lecture Series (Graduate School), Claremont,
January 1976 Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
January 1976 Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA
November 1975 California State University, Fullerton, CA
April 1975 California State University, Northridge, CA
April 1973 Palomar College, San Marcos, CA

Museum and Corporate Collections:

University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA
Renaissance Hollywood Highland Hotel, TrizecHahn
Co., Hollywood, CA
Santa Ana College, Santa Ana, CA
USC Health Science Campus, Institute for
Genetic Medicine
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
California State University, Fullerton,
*Alcoa Foundation, University of Southern
California (Sculpture Garden Collection),
Los Angeles, CA
*Pasadena Plaza, Ernest W. Hahn Inc., Pasadena,
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian
Institute, Washington DC
Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, TX
American Telephone and Telegraph, New York,
Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach,
ABC Entertainment Center, Century City,
Seido Corporation, El Segundo, CA
Home Savings, Los Angeles, CA
Walker Hill Art Museum, Seoul, KOREA
Marshall Fields, Chicago, IL and Dallas,
TX (4)
*Meyer Investment Properties, Arovista Industrial
Park, Brea, CA
Drexel Burnham &Lambert, Los Angeles,
*Banker’s Trust, Los Angeles, CA
*Lake Properties, Long Beach
*Pacific Enterprises, Los Angeles, CA
General Telephone and Electric, New York,
Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral
Gables, FL
McMaster-Carr Supply Co., Aurora, OH

Selected Private Collections:

Philip and Laura Babin, Henderson, NV

*David Banks, Port Smith, AR

Andy & Freddi Sue Crystal, New York, NY

Bruce Edlecup, Chicago, IL

Mr. Robert Eggelston, Los Angeles, CA

Damon and Debbie Fisher, Malibu, CA

David and Nancy Gardner, Fullerton, CA

Dr. Jerry Gardner, La Jolla, CA

Ms. Tara Guizot, Los Angeles, CA

*Mr. Thomas Inch, San Francisco, CA (2)

*Mr. and Mrs. Dan Lautman, Los Angeles, CA

*Mr. and Mrs. William Loucheim, Beverly Hills, CA (3)

Mr. Jerry Magnin, Beverly Hills, CA

*Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Malloy, Los Angeles, CA

*Neil and Susan Miller, Beverly Hills, CA

Ms. Tressa Miller, Los Angeles, CA

Richard Mumpert, Laguna Beach, CA

Mrs. Richard Newquist, Napa, CA

Allan and Myra Novadoor, Beverly Hills, CA

Morris and Jackie Paulson, Los Angeles, CA

*Mr. and Mrs. Mason Phelps, La Jolla, CA (7)

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rosenberg, Tucson, AZ

*Dr. and Mrs. Marvin Sackner, Miami Beach, FL

*Dr. Lionel Sanders, Beverly Hills, CA (3)

Marvin and Sandy Smalley, Beverly Hills, CA

Mr. Michael Smith, Santa Barbara, CA

Ms. Laura Stearn, Brentwood, CA

Mr. and Mrs. William Stech, Amarillo, TX

Mrs. Tamara Thomas, Los Angeles, CA

Lawrence P. Trepeck, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Dr. Leopold Tuchman, Beverly Hills, CA

Robert and Carolyn Volk, San Marino, CA

Mr. John F. Watkins, San Marino, CA

Mr. and Mrs. Louis Welch, Arcadia, CA

George and Nancy Yewell, Pasadena, CA