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PAINTING

2017

* Ongoing to Nov. by appt.
Edison Price Lighting Gallery, L.I.C. Queens.
- June 24 & 25, Kaufman Arts District, Astoria Qns.
- June 26 to July 2, Van Der Plas Gallery, NYC
- May 18 to July 16, LIC Arts Open / LIC-A @ Plaxall Gallery, Queens
- June 2  to June 16, Starr Space Gallery, Bushwick, Bklyn.
- May 17 to 21 London Photo Festival, England (featured photograph)
- Fredericksburg Literary & Art Review Featured Artist: Spring 2017 ed:
- April 12 to May 11. LIC-A @ Plaxall Gallery. Queens.
- Painting Residency III, Topaz Arts, Queens. January & February. 
- January 14 to February 11. LIC-A @ Plaxall Gallery. Long Isl City, Queens

2016

- Art Mora, Chelsea, NYC Dec 1st -14th & in NJ Dec 17th to Jan 2nd
- November 22nd to December 22nd LiC-A @ Plaxall. LIC, Queens
- November 19th & 20th @ LIC Arts Open. LIC, Queens (43-01 21st Street)
- Painting Residency II, Topaz Arts Gallery, Queens (July & August)
- Solo Show: Corks on Columbus, NYC. June 17th to July 13th.
- Starr Space Gallery, Bushwick July 8th to the 22nd
- LIC-A @ The Falchi Building, LIC. May 18th to June 4th
- BWAC (Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition) NYC May 7th to June 12th.
- Painting Residency, Topaz Arts Gallery, Queens (Jan through Feb)

2015

- Denise Bibro Fine Art, Chelsea NYC (Nov to Jan)
- LIC-A (Long Island City Artists) Group Show. Falchi Building LIC
- Denise Bibro Fine Art, Chelsea NYC. August
- Fresh Paint Magazine Issue 6
- Jeffery Leder Gallery , Long Island City, Queens.

2014

- Artist Run Gallery, Long Island City, Queens.
- Solo Show: Topaz Arts Gallery, Queens
- The Painting Center, NYC Artists Registry

2013

- Curate NYC. SLAB 3 of 10

Rated in the "Top 150" plus 2 Curatorial Selections.

2012

- Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn

 

PROFESSIONAL

- 1989 – 2015

Scenic Painter: Freelance. Off Broadway and some TV, NYC

- 1993 – 2002

Lighting Designer: Off Broadway / Off Off Bway, NYC (see below for details)

- 1996 & 1997

Lighting Designer: Weathervane Theater. Whitefield, NH.
(2 summer seasons of rotating repertory)

- 1997/ '98 Season

Lighting Supervisor: The Acting Company, NYC
(USA Tour, and London)

- 2000 - 2010

Lighting Designer & Photographer: Jazz Reach / Metta Quintet
NYC venues, National tours to Performing Arts Centers, Concert Halls & Night Clubs

- 2007-2008

Lighting Designer & Photographer
Helen Mills Theater & Event Space. West 26th street, NYC

- 2007-2008

House Photographer:
Harlem Children's Zone, NYC 135 East 125th Street

 

TEACHING (TEACHING SAMPLES)

- 2008 - 2013 Studio Art & Photography,

A.H.R.C. NYC. * Developed my own curiculua.

- 2007- 2008 Photography: (Dark Room and Digital)
Harlem Children's Zone / Promise Academy, NYC *Founded Program and Facility

- 2006 Photography:

Boys Club of NY, Lower East Side (Black & White Darkroom)

- 2003 - 2006 Teaching Artist, Lectures in Stage Design

NYC & Yonkers Public High Schools via The Times Sq Group

- 2004/05 Visual Arts (Temp/Sub)

NYC private and charter schools.

- 1997-1999 Adjunct Faculty-Lighting Design for The Stage

Long Island University, CW Post

- 1995 Painting & Drawing for Theatre

Studio Arena Theater School, Buffalo, NY

 

PAST EXHIBITIONS: Photography & Painting

2006

- Queens International, Queens Museum
2005
- Art Gotham, NYC
/ The Art Show, Amherst, Pittsfield MA / Teaneck Cultural Arts Coalition, NJ
2003
- DUMBO Open Studios Weekend
2002
- Queens International, Queens Museum of Art
/ Digitally Propelled Ideas, Kellogg Art Gallery, Pomona CA / Rockaway Artists Alliance, Queens NY
2001
- Featured Artist, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Fed Reserve Bank
/ BE Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ
2000
- Bary Gordin Hair Gallery, Greenwich Village, NYC

EDUCATION

1993-1995 MFA (candidate) Theatre Design, N.Y.U Tisch. (3 semesters)

1988-1993 BFA Theatre Design, Long Island University, C.W. Post

- Under Grad Design Assistant
- 1991 Summer Intern: Williamstown Theater Festival
- 1988 & '89 Summer Stage Crew, Lincoln Center OODF. 
- 1987/88 Season: Design Apprentice and ASM Off-Off Broadway, NYC 

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THEATRE:

SCENIC PAINTER:

1989-2015: Freelance. Most noted venues: Irish Rep / NY Stage and Film / MTV's 'Real World'-NYC / WWOR TV--NJ, Second Stage / Lucille Lortel / Duke / CSC / Barrow Street / 59E59 / New World Stages / Actors Studio / SoHo Playhouse / NYU Grad Design Dept /...

 

LIGHTING DESIGN:

Lighting Design for scores of Stage Plays, Musicals, One-Acts, Readings, Showcases in Off and Off-Off Broadway Venues. Plus several seasons of Regional Summer Stock with rotating repertory. Toured nationally (and to London) with The Acting Company and spent many years on the road lighting multi media Jazz concerts in Performing Arts Centers across the United States. 

Resident Designer @ The Irish Repertory Theater, Blue Heron Arts Center, Century Center for the Performing Arts, New Perspectives Theater and The Metropolitan Playhouse.

Other Design Credits: SoHo Rep, SoHo Playhouse, Circle Rep, Chekhov Theater Ensemble, Mint Theater, Aaron Davis Hall, Miller Theater, John Jay, Culture Project, NYTW. Players Theater, Guild Hall (East Hampton), Weathervane Theater (NH), ALL the old Theater Row Theaters, Jean Cocteau Rep, Irish Arts Center, The Intrepid Museum…

Abridged:

2007-2009:

- Kotchegna Dance Co, Annual Concerts

2000- 2010

- Jazz-Reach and the Metta Quintet.
LOCAL & NATIONAL TOURS TO PERFORMING ARTS CENTERS AND CONCERT HALLS

2001

- "Scenery" BY ED DIXON

DIRECTED BY FRANK DUNLOP. Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY--WITH CLIVE REVIL AND MARYLIN SOKOL
- "Uncle Bob"SoHo Playhouse, NYC
BY AUSTIN PENDLETON. DIRECTED BY COURTNEY MOOREHEAD.
STARING GEORGE MOREFOGEN and GALE HAROLD (followed by Joseph Gordon Levit)
- "The Irish and How They Got That Way"BY FRANK McCOURT
DIRECTED BY CHARLOTTE MOORE
Irish Repertory Theater, NYC--(Peekskill, NY Production)
 - "Importance of Being Oscar" Irish Rep. NYC
STARING NIALL BUGGY. DIRECTED BY CHARLOTTE MOORE
- "Rosmersholm" BY HENRIK IBSEN Century Center for the PA, NYC
DIRECTED BY J.C. COMPTON
 
2000
- "Don Juan in Hell" BY G.B. SHAW Irish Repertory Theater, NYC
DIRECTED BY CHARLOTTE MOORE. STARING: CELESTE HOLM and FRITZ WEAVER
- "As You Like It" Blue Heron Arts Center, NYC
- "O'Neill" Blue Heron Arts Center
- "Invasions and Legacies" Irish Rep. BY THE TOMMY MAKEM
 DIRECTED BY CHARLOTTE MOORE & STARING TOMMY MAKEM
- "Ghosts" BY IBSEN Century Center DIRECTED BY J.C. COMPTON

1999

- "Oh, Coward" Irish Rep.
- "Viva Cummings" Blue Heron Arts Center
- "Enemy of the People" BY Ibsen The Century Center, NYC
- "Admissions" Blue Heron Arts Center 
BY TONY VELELLA . DIRECTED BY AUSTIN PENDLETON

1998

- "King Lear" Chekhov Theatre Ensemble, NYC
- "A Doll House" The Century Center,NYC
- "Pillars of Society" Century Center

1997

- "La Bete'" Post Theatre Co. L.I.U.
- "A Loss of Roses" Irish Arts Center, NYC
- "Ain't Misbehavin'" "Children of Eden" "Don't Dress for Dinner" "Grease" "Into the Woods" "Nunsense"
WEATHERVANE REP, WHITEFIELD, NH
- "Othello" Jean Cocteau Rep/ Baruch College Performance

1996

- "Julius Caesar"
Samuel Beckett Theater, NYC
DIRECTED BY TODD FLETCHER
- "The Fantastiks" "Camelot" "Joseph and the..." "Crazy for You"
Weathervane REP, NH-- Summer Season

 

LIGHTING ASSISTANT / SUPERVISOR:

The Acting Company
"Loves Fire"

BY TONY KUSHNER, WENDY WASSERSTEIN, JOHN GUARE AND OTHERS
NYC & USA Tour (including Gutherie Lab, MN; The Public, NYC; & The Barbican Center, London)
DIRECTED BY MARK LAMOS
In Repertory with: "Romeo and Juliet" USA Tour and New Victory Theater, NYC.

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