1985 Howard University, MFA Printmaking
1975 Temple University, BS Art Education

Post Graduate
1999 Canadian School for Non Toxic Printmaking Workshop-Certificate
Non- Toxic Printmaking

Professional Honors, Fellowships, and Residencies

2010 Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring MD
2006 Artist Fellowship Program Grant, DC Commission of the Arts and Humanities
1999 Howard University Academic Excellence Grant
1985 Bronx Museum of Art Fellowship
1978 J.D. Rockefeller Arts Administration Fellowship Arts-In –Education

Selective List of Exhibits

2014 Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC. From the Ashes: Rebirth of the Human Spirit. Group Exhibition
2014 Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KA. Transforming Viewpoints . Group Exhibition
2013 Busboys and Poets, Washington, DC and Hyattsville, MD. Group show,
2013 Mount Rainier Artist’s Lofts gallery, Hyattsville, MD. The Art of Justice. Group Exhibition
2012 George Mason University Gallery, Founders Hall, Fairfax, MD. Group Exhibition
2012 DCAC Gallery, Washington, DC. ZEITGEIST II Too Much Information? Group Exhibition
2012 Kenkelba Gallery, New York, NY. In Unison: 20 Washington, DC Printmakers. Traveling Group Exhibition
2011 Hillier Gallery, Washington, DC. In Unison: 20 Washington, DC Printmakers. Traveling Group Exhibition
2011 June Gordon Gallery, Oakland, CA. Conversations In Dinqnish. Group Exhibition
2011 Kreeger Museum, Washington, DC. In Unison: 20 Washington, DC Printmakers. Group, Jurors: Sam Gilliam, Judy Goldberg, Director, Kreeger Museum, Marsha Mayteka, Marsha Mayteka Gallery
2011 Traveling exhibition; Galleria Terre Rare, No Commercial Potential
2010 Garage N.3 Gallery, Spazio espositivo “Barrique”, Italy, No Commercial Potential, Curator Maurizio Follin
2010 Museum of Fine Arts of Parana’ Parana, Argentina, Diversity, Coordinated by Silivina Luchi and the Art Department of Inadi Entire Rios
2010 CCBC Catonsville Gallery, Catonsville, MD. The Box Catonsville, Boxed In/Outside Invitational, Group, Curator Peggy Fox
2009 DC Art Center Gallery, Washington, DC. BLACK
2008 DC Art Center Gallery, Washington, DC. Suspicious Activities Solo
2008 Nevin Kelly Gallery, Washington, DC. Under Surveillance, Group Exhibition
2008 University of Detroit at Mercy, Detroit, MI. Gender Politics. Group Exhibition
2008 Hampton University Museum, Hampton Virginia, New Power Generation 2008 Group Exhibition
2008 Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC, Dark Matter. Group Exhibition
2008 University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg VA. Mid-Atlantic New Painting 2000. Group Exhibition, Juror: John B. Ravenal
2008 The Museum of Art and Science, Chicago, IL
2008 Black Creativity Group Exhibition, 2nd Place cash award


2013 Open Studio visit Smithsonian Institute, Anacostia Museum, Washington, DC
2012 “Art and Diversity”, panelist, Washington Sculpture Group, Washington DC
2010 Sam Gilliam ”More Than A Room: Effective Studio Practices’, interview, Washington, DC
2006 Art, Artists and Activism: The Black Arts movement Revisited, Re-contextualized, The 16th Annual Porter Colloquium, Moderator,Washington, D.C.

Teaching and Professional Experience

1999- 2002 Howard University, Lecturer?2003 Art Instruction (Studio), undergraduate and
graduate printmaking. Courses: Silkscreen Printing, Relief Printmaking, Printmaking I, Printmaking II, Independent Study in Printmaking. Graduate: Printmaking I, Printmaking II, Printmaking Workshop


2008 Washington Post Style Section, The Very Image of Affirmation, Nov. 21
2008 Washington Informer, Arts and Entertainment, Suspicious Activities, Nov. 2-12 2008

Public Art

2005 Artwalk, Washington DC
Designed a 7’ x 24’ banner for an architectural structure in downtown Washington, DCn


Liberian Embassy, Monrovia
District of Columbia Art Bank,
District of Columbia Permanent Collection Wilson Building