May 2011 until present- Photographer and Graphic Designer - Los Gatos Design
1985 until April 2011- Owner/Proprietor - Accent on Rugs of Los Gatos
Worked as a professional photographer and college art instructor from 1968 until 1985. Formally trained to teach photography and art at the college level. Due to the cutbacks following the passage of California's Proposition 13, decided to pursue more reliable income sources apart from education.
Collections and Galleries
Photographs are represented in a variety of public collections, including the Corcoran Museum, Crocker Museum, Museum of New Mexico and the University of New Mexico.
MFA - University of New Mexico
Dissertation completed in Absentia 1987
Perspectives on the Panorama Photograph
Studied with Beaumont Newhall, Tom Barrow and Betty Hahn.
MA and BA in Art - California State University Sacramento 1976
Imogen Cunningham workshop in 1976 was a profound and moving experience. Imogen was an inspiration for living. She provide a clear understanding of the distinction between taking pictures and making a photograph.