Home Gallery Public Art Statement
Resume Making Tile Contact Links





San Diego State University, CA




San Francisco State University, CA


Selected Exhibition Record (*Solo Shows)


Oakwilde Estates, Ongoing Permanent Installation, Oakwilde Sculpture Ranch, Valley Springs, CA


New Faculty Exhibition, Horton Gallery, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA


Small Works, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA

Community Clay, College of Marin Art Gallery, Kentfield, CA

San Diego State Alumni Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ


Objections, Michael Berger Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA


Ruburbs & Other Spaces In Between: Land Use and Environmentalism, ATHICA: Athens

Institute for Contemporary Art, Athens, GA

NCECA 2007 Clay National Exhibition, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY

Faculty Exhibition, Horton Gallery, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA


Sidney Myer Fund International Ceramic Exhibition, Shepparton Art Gallery, Shepparton,

Victoria, Australia, Catalog

War Fair, Gallery 114, Portland, OR

NCECA 2006 Invitational: The New Utilitarian, The Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary Art,

  Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR, Catalog

Ink and Clay 32, Kellogg University Art Gallery, California Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA


Multiplicity, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH

Urban Influence, College of the Mainland Art Gallery, Texas City, TX

Visions in Clay: 2005, Reynolds Gallery, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

California Clay, The Artery, Davis CA, Catalog, Award

NCECA 2005 Clay National Exhibition, Center for Art and Visual Culture, University of

Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, Catalog, Award


*Simay Space Gallery, San Diego, CA

*Wish you where here...Order and The American Landscape, Master of Fine Art Thesis 

Exhibition, Jackson Gallery, San Diego State University, CA

Transformation: Contemporary Work in Ceramics, Society for Contemporary

   Craft Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA; 2005, Alcazar Gallery, Baltimore, MD (NCECA 2005), Catalog

Viewpoint: Ceramics 2004, Hyde Art Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA


2003 Juried Biennial, Cannon Art Gallery, Carlsbad, CA, Award

Visions in Clay: 2003, Reynolds Gallery, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, Award

Disclosed: SDSU Graduate Exhibition, Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA

The Art of Design: Habitat and Structure, San Diego State University Community Gallery, CA

Generations: Impending Lineage, Art and Industry Gallery, San Diego, CA

Midpoint: San Diego State University Graduate Ceramics, Joseph David Gallery, San Diego, CA


Red Heat, Alexandre Hogue Gallery, University of Tulsa, OK

From Earth to Fire - 21st Century Tiles, Minneapolis, MN

Ride: SDSU Graduate Exhibition, Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA

14th National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX,  Catalog

Feats of Clay XV, Lincoln Arts, Lincoln, CA

Viewpoint: Ceramics 2002, Hyde Art Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA, Award


Public Art Commissions


Delta College Information Services Building, Stockton, CA


Traffic Barrier Tiles, Stockton, CA


Juliga Woods Memorial, Boorman Park, Richmond, CA,


Habitat Medallions, The Randall Children’s Discovery Museum, San Francisco, CA


Selected Community Art Installations


Rosa Parks: Courageous Hero, Rosa Parks Elementary, San Diego, CA


Garden Carpet, Rosa Parks Elementary, San Diego, CA


Worlds of Stone, 16th Street, San Francisco, CA


Youth Voices, 16th Street BART Station, San Francisco, CA


Eyes on the Road, My Heart is My Home, Chaplaincy to the Homeless, Berkeley, CA


Selected Teaching and Residencies


Professor, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA


Workshop, Peters Valley Craft Center, NJ


Ceramics Instructor, Merritt College, Oakland, CA


Artist in Residence, California Arts Council, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA


Art Director, Urban ArtWORKS, St. John’s Educ. Thresholds Center, San Francisco, CA


Selected Bibliography

Judith S. Schwartz, Confrontational Ceramics: Artists Critique Society, A & C Black, 2008

500 Tiles, Lark Books,  Asheville, NC, 2008

Beth Sale, For the Earth, Flagpole, April 18, 2007

Ann Wolfe and Lucy Lippard, Suburban Escape: The Art of California Sprawl, San Jose Museum of Art

  and The Center for American Places, San Jose, CA, 2006

Paul Wandless, Image Transfer on Clay, Lark Books,  Asheville, NC, 2006

500 Animals in Clay, Suzanne Tourtillott, Editor, Lark Books,  Asheville, NC, 2006

Angelica Pozo, Tile Making and Installing, Lark Books, Asheville, NC, 2005

Jim Weaver, Upfront, Ceramics Monthly, February 2004

Alice Winn, Earth and Fire, Pittsburgh Pulp, January 8, 2004

Carolyn Jones, Putting the Art in BART, San Francisco Chronicle, October 25th, 2003

Kristin Peck, The Art of Handmade Tile, , Krause Publications, Iola, WI, 2002



Making Tiles: An Ancient Technique Meets the 21st Century, Pottery Making Illustrated, Jan/Feb 2003