Park gardeners in Coimbra Park, Portugal.


  • SUNY / Buffalo, B.F.A. Painting, M.F.A. Photography

Museum and Corporate Collections

  • Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
  • LightWork, Robert B. Menschel Media Center, Syracuse, NY
  • Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio
  • The George Gund Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • The Cabaleiro de Meuser Art School + Atelier, Singapore
  • Xerox Corporation, Richmond, Virginia
  • Progressive Insurance, Cleveland, Ohio
  • The Cleveland Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jacobs, Visconsi & Co., Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sohio Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Honeywell Corporation, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Great Northern Corporate Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Continental Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • National Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Nord Family Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Nationwide Advertising, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Cleveland Art Association, Cleveland, Ohio
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Marriott Hotel, Charleston, West Virginia
  • Trolley Plaza, Detroit, Michigan
  • Cardinal Federal Bank, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Health Maintenance Plan, Youngstown, Ohio
  • Ameritrust, Youngstown, Ohio
  • Pittsburgh Office & Research Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Kopperman & Wolf, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aerco International, Northvale, New Jersey
  • Teal Place, Cleveland, Ohio
  • P.P.G. Industries, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • H & H Distributing, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • Kaiser Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Huntington Bank, Columbus, Ohio
  • Chubb Insurance, Cleveland, Ohio
  • SCM Corporation (Durkee), Cleveland, Ohio
  • Leaseway Trucking, Cleveland, Ohio
  • McKinsey Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sunar Hausermann, Chicago, Illinois
  • Abbott Design, Inc., Beachwood, Ohio
  • Metro Health, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Clark State Community College, Columbus, Ohio
  • Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Holiday Inn, Syracuse, N.Y. United Bank, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Towers, Perrin, Forester & Crosby, Cleveland, Ohio
  • P.I.E. Mutual, Cleveland, Ohio Scripps-Howard Publishing, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Coopers Lybrand, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Wayne Dalton Corp, Mt. Hope, Ohio
  • Epstein Szylagi Design, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Etherton Gallery, Tuscon, Arizona
  • Transdigm, Inc. Cleveland, Ohio
  • Intercontinental Hotel, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Dalad Group, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell Collection, Cleveland, Ohio

Selected Solo Exhibits

2012Living City, Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2011Living City, Cabaleiro de Meuser Art School + Atelier, Singapore
2012Hong Kong AAF Art Fair, represented by Picture This Gallery, Hong Kong
2011Singapore AAF Art Fair, represented by Cabaliero de Meuser Atelier
2010Grit + Glory, Cleveland Urbanscapes, Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio (2 person exhibit)
2009Observing the Inhabited Landscape, Chelsea Gallery, Miami, Florida
2008Transitory + Persistent, Humphrey Atrium Gallery, University Hospitals of Cleveland
2007Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, Pa. (2 person)
1991Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio
1989University Hospital, Cleveland
1988John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
1987University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio
1985Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio
1984Marsha Mateyka Gallery, Washington D.C.
1983Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH.
1982Purdue University, Purdue, Indiana
1981DBR Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
1980The Centre Gallery, California State University at Fullerton
1979Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Selected Group Exhibits

2018Open Yards, Yards Projects, curated by Neil and Amy Viny, Worthington Yards, Cleveland, Ohio
2015The Cleveland Collection Inaugural Exhibit, curated by Billy Delfs, Forest City Bank Building, Cleveland, Ohio
2015Flashback to Now, curated by Ann Bremner, Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
2014The Flak Photo Midwest Print Show, curated by Andy Adams, Madison, Wisconsin
2013Four by Four, (4 photographers), Picture This Gallery, Hong Kong
2013Homegrown, Cleveland Print Room, Cleveland, Ohio
2013Photography’s Back to the Future, curated by Catherine Evans, OAC’s Riffe Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
2012Exposure 2012, Photographic Resource Center, Boston. Curated by Alison Nordstrom
2012Convivium 33 Gallery, curated by Alenka Banco, Cleveland, Ohio
2010-12Landslide 2010, traveling exhibit of The Cultural Landscape Foundation.
2009Nymphoto, Sasha Wolf Gallery, NY
2009Seen in China, Emily Davis Gallery, University of Akron, Myers School of Art
2008Photo Forum, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
2007The (sub)URBAN Landscape, Ross Art Museum, Delaware, Ohio
2006Contemporaries 8: Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2006SOHO Photo, New York, N.Y.
1998Kent State University School of Art Gallery. Kent, Ohio
1992Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio
1991Six Photographers, Images Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
1989Retrospective/Introspection, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus
1987Governor’s Residence Art Collection, Columbus
1987Toni Birckhead Gallery, Cincinnati
1984X-Static: 12 Directions in Electrostatics. City Without Walls, Newark N.J.
1984Ohio Foundation on the Arts, Traveling Exhibitions Program. The Works
1984Marsha Mateyka Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1983New Technology: New Art, Princeton University Museum, Princeton, N.J.
1982The Alternative Image: An Aesthetic and Technical Exploration of Alternative Photographic Pro cesses. Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin and Toledo Museum of Art. catalog.
1982New American Photographs. California State College, San Bernardino, Ca.
May Show, Cleveland Museum of Art
1980The Image Considered, Visual Studies Workshop Gallery. Rochester, N.Y.

Grants & Awards

2018Nominated for Snite Museum of Art Award in Photography, Notre Dame University, Indiana
20122012 Cleveland Arts Prize, Mid Career Award in Visual Arts
2011, 2007,
1993, 1985
Individual Award for Excellence in Photography, Ohio Arts Council
2010Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont
2010nominated for Anonymous Was A Woman grant
2008Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, Lightwork, Syracuse, N.Y.
1983, 1979Ohio Arts Council, Visual Arts Project Support Grant
1982National Endowment for the Arts, Visual Artist Fellowship

Selected Publications

  • Art Photo Index ( 2012
  •, collection. 2012
  • Singapore Gallery Guide, pgs 26-27 May 2011. 2011
  • 18400, a commissioned book project, for collectors Joseph and Nancy Keithley.
  • 40 photographs, hand printed, in leather hand bound book, of the residential landscape
  • designed by landscape architect Susan Child. 2011
  • American Photo, Nov/Dec 2010;”Amazizng Grace” pg 61 2010
  •, Trunk Show : Garie Waltzer, by Russell Hart, American Photo 2010
  • MUSE, quarterly journal of The Lit, WORDS + IMAGES, issue 09.10. cover + portfolio2010
  • Contact Sheet Annual , Light Work/ Robert B. Menschel Media Center 2009
  • The George Gund Foundation 2007 Annual Report (documentary project) 2008
  • Light and Lens: Photography in the Digital Age, by Robert Hirsch, Focal Press 2007
  • Photography Now: 100 Portfolios, Wright State University: DVD international survey 2006
  • Focal Press Encyclopedia of Photography  (ed. 4) contributing writer 2007
  • Shots Magazine, cover image and interior, winter issue #90 2005
  • The Photo Review 2005 Annual, Philadelphia 2005
  • Sensuous Image. John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Sheboygan, Wisc. Exhibition catalog. 1988
  • Arts-A-Bound. WVIZ Television. Video series featuring my work in xerography. 1985
  • The New Photography. Marilyn Sward and Catherine Reeve. Prentice Hall and Spectrum Books. 1984
  • Dialogue, The Ohio Arts Journal, “Xerography as Fine Art”, Gina Franz. Jan. 1984. pp. 36. 1984
  • The Alternative Image: An Aesthetic and Technical Exploration of Nonconventional Photographic
  • Printing Processes. Patricia Gleason Fuller. John Michael Kohler Arts Center,
  • Sheboygan, Wisconsin. 1983
  • New American Photographs. Ward, Scott. California State College, San Bernardino, Calif.
  • and Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pa. catalog. 1982
  • Cleveland Art Festival. Commissioned edition of prints and poster image for 1981 festival. 1981

Teaching Experience

2009Visiting Artist Workshop, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio
2007Adjunct Faculty, Cleveland State University
1973-2004Associate Professor of Photography + Program Coordinator, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, Ohio