Astrid Preston

Astrid Preston

Astrid Preston was born in Stockholm, Sweden. She received a B.A. in English Literature from UCLA in 1967. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States and Asia, including solo shows at the Laguna Art Museum, Saginaw Art Museum, Wichita Falls Museum, Ella Sharp Museum and Arts College International. She has had articles and reviews of her work published in the Los Angeles Times, Art in America and ArtForum. Preston received an NEA Fellowship Grant in Painting in 1987 and an artist residency from Lux Art Institute in 2008. Her work is in many public and private collections, including the Orange County Museum of Art, Long Beach Museum of Art, UCLA Hammer Museum, McNay Art Museum, Oakland Museum and Nevada Museum of Art. She lives and works in Santa Monica, California, where she is represented by the Craig Krull Gallery.

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Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Into Nature - Astrid Preston / Sasha Koozel Reibstein (Two Person Show), R. B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2015 On Reflections, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Coming to the Edge, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2013 Astrid Preston solo exhibition, S.C.A.P.E., Corona del Mar, CA
  New Territory, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2012 Astrid Preston: Small Forest, GRACIE & Project Room 1, Pop up show & sale, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
2010 east west spring fall, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2009 Birdwatching, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Paintings & Drawings, The Colburn School, Los Angeles, CA
2008 New Paintings, AndrewShire Gallery, Singapore
  Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Artist in Residence, Lux Art Institute, Encinitas, CA
2006 Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2004 Dreamscapes, Baxter Chang Patri, San Francisco, CA
  Leaves, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2003 Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Being in Place, Wichita Falls Museum & Art Center, Wichita Falls, TX
2002 Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Landscapes of the Mind, Cando Art Center, Cando, ND; Custer County Art Center, Miles City, MT; James Memorial Center for Visual Art, Williston, ND
  Astrid Preston, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
  Astrid Preston: small paintings, Lisa Coscino Gallery, Pacific Grove, CA
2001 Landscapes of the Mind, The Arts Center, Jamestown, ND; Dickinson State University Gallery, Dickinson, ND; Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, ND; Bismarck State College Gallery, Bismarck, ND
  Astrid Preston, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2000 Landscapes: A State of Mind, MSC Forsyth Center Galleries, Texas A & M University, College Station, TX
  Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Paintings, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
1999 Red River Valley Museum, Vernon, TX
  Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Recent Landscapes, St. Matthews Parish School, Pacific Palisades, CA
  In Perspective, Arts College International, San Diego, CA
1998 Paintings, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
  Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI (2 person)
  Landscapes, Saginaw Art Museum, Saginaw, MI
1997 Gallery Foret Noire, Takamatsu, Kagawa, Japan
  Paintings, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
1994 Astrid Preston, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
1991 New Paintings, Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1989 New Paintings, Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1987 Near Paradise, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
  New Paintings and Drawings, Patty Aande Gallery, San Diego, CA
  Recent Paintings and Drawings, Krygier/Landau Contemp. Art, Los Angeles, CA
1986 Night Paintings, Patty Aande Gallery, San Diego, CA
1985 New Paintings and Drawings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
  New Paintings and Drawings, Patty Aande Gallery, San Diego, CA
1984 New Paintings and Drawings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
1983 New Paintings and Drawings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
1982 City of Angels, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
1981 Landscapes, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
1979 Drawings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
1977 Drawings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
1976 Drawings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA
1974 Recent Paintings and Drawings, Gallery 707, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 The Nature of Jungles, William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
2016 Et in Arcadia Ego, New Museum Los Gatos; Traveled to William Rolland Gallery, Cal Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
  Measure, Gesture, Form: Modern and Contemporary Drawings from a Recent Gift, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
2015 Above Ground, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2014 Portraits of the Garden, Sturt Haaga Gallery at Descanso Gardens, La Canada Flintridge, CA
2013 A little snow..., Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Outside: Selections from the Doug Simay Collection, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
  Joan Joan Joan! One Subject, Many Artists, John Wayne Airport, CA
2012 Contemporary Realism from the Permanent Collection, Weisman Museum, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA
  Breaking in Two: A Provocative Vision of Motherhood, Arena 1, Santa Monica, CA
2011 5X5 an Invitational, Westmont Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
  Speak for the Trees, House of Balsamic, Irvine, CA
  Speak for the Trees, S.C.A.P.E., Corona del Mar, CA
  Gallery Selections 2011, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2010 Neither Model nor Muse: Women as Artists, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
  Meeting New Works: Recent Acquisitions at LBMA, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
  Side by Side, The Colburn School, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Emphasis Santa Monica, curated by Bruria Finkel, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, S.M., CA
  Plein Air Past and Present, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
2007 then + now: Women Artists of Southern California, curated by Bruria Finkel, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Echoes: Women Inspired by Nature, curated by Betty Ann Brown & Linda Vallejo, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
2006 Distinctive Artists of Southern California, LAX & Ontario Airports, CA
  Art Healing, A. Preston & M. Merz, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
  Good to Go, Newspace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005 Trains & Trees, Terrence Rogers Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
  Blue, Baxter Chang Patri Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
  California Landscapes, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
  Santa Monica Originals, curated by Bruria Finkel, Arena 1, Santa Monica, CA
2004 New California Realism, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, CA
  Shakespeare as Muse, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR
2003 Omnivores, Michaels, Santa Monica, CA
2000 Landscape Not Forgotten, Wm D. Cannon Art Gallery, Carlsbad, CA
1998 Arte actual en Los Angeles, Fine Arts Gallery, Univ. of Madrid, Spain
  Enduring Landscape, Bennett Galleries, Knoxville, TN
1997 Arte actual en Los Angeles, Sala de Exposiciones de la Excma, Cuenca, Spain
  Real, Is it?, Louis Stern Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA
1996 City of Vapor, Tatistcheff/Rogers, Santa Monica, CA
  Frequencies of Nature: Part II, K. T. Carter & Assoc., St. Leo, FL; Pasco-Hernando Comm. College, Dade City and New Port Richey, FL; Melvin Art Gallery, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL; South Florida Community College, Avon Park, FL
  LA Current: The Full Spectrum, UCLA Hammer Museum of Art, Rental and Sales Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Time Splits Open: 15 Narratives, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
  LA Current: The Female Perspective, UCLA Hammer Museum of Art, Rental and Sales Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Paintings of the New Landscape, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
1995 Landscape: The Continuum, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1994 Holiday Group Show, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
  Southern California: The Conceptual Landscape, Madison Arts Center, Madison, WI
  A Sense of Place, The Sam Francis Gallery, Crossroads School for the Arts and Sciences, Santa Monica, CA
  Greiger. Preston. Wudl, Jerrold Burchman Contemp. Art, Santa Barbara, CA
1992 The Landscape Revisited: Romantic Visions by Contemporary California Artists, Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, CA
1991 Personal Mythologies, Marc Richards Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  The Edge of Night, Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton, CA
  The Spiritual Landscape, Biota Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1990 Nightscapes, FHP Hippodrome Gallery, Long Beach, CA
1988 Landscape/Common Ground: A Continuity of Spirit, Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Seoul Olympic Memorial, 1988 Int’l Continental Artists Exhibition, Printemps, Korea and Tong Art Museum, Taegu, Korea
  The Cultivated Landscape, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
  California Landscape Art: Plein Art to Present, Downey Museum of Art, CA
1987 Present Perspectives: 1975-1985, Fresno Art Center, Fresno, CA
1986 Southern California Monotypes: The Singular Image, Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Orange, CA
  Landscapes/Elements, Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Landscape/Seascape/Cityscape, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans and New York Academy of Fine Arts, NY
1985 The Electric Cat, San Diego Natural History Museum, CA
  Artists Look at Architecture, Transamerica Pyramid, San Francisco, CA
  A Change of Art, Bank of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
1984 American Landscape Painting, Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  Significant Others, Patty Aande Gallery, San Diego, CA
  Los Angeles and the Palm Tree: Image of a City, ARCO Center for Visual Art, Los Angeles, CA
  A Broad Spectrum: Contemporary LA Painters & Sculptors ‘84, Design Center of Los Angeles, CA
1983 Houses, University Art Gallery, California State University, Hayward, CA
  The Los Angeles Postcard Project, Part I, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Attention California Artists, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA 
1982 Permanent Collection, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA
  The Magic Show, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum and Claremont Colleges, Claremont, CA
  Drawings by Painters, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA; Mandeville Art Gallery, UCSD; and the Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
1981 Locations, California State College, San Bernardino, CA
  Elegant Night, Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA
  Drawing: Personal Definitions, San Diego State University Art Gallery, San Diego, CA
1980 Seven from Los Angeles, Aaron Berman Gallery, New York, NY
  Contemporary Masters, Claremont Graduate School, Libra Library, Claremont, CA 
  Invitational Drawings and Watercolor Exhibition, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Unstretched Surfaces-Charles Hill, Tom Holland, Astrid Preston, College of the Siskiyous Art Gallery, Shasta, CA
  Contemporaries: 17 Artists, Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA
  Southern California Drawings, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT
1979 Drawings, University Art Gallery, Cal State U. Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  Newspace in San Diego, San Diego State University Art Gallery, San Diego, CA 
  Los Angeles-Toronto Exchange Show, A.C.T., Toronto, Canada
1977 Shades of Gray: A Drawing Survey, Malone Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, L.A., CA
  Drawing: Various Approaches, Fine Arts Gallery, Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA
  A Point of View-Recent Work by Four Los Angeles Artists, The Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, CA
  24 Southern California Women Artists, Cerritos College Art Gallery, Norwalk, CA
1976 American Artists ’76: A Celebration, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
1975 Drawings, Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Group Show, Broxton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1974 Annual Juried Show, Palos Verdes Art Museum, Palos Verdes, CA

Residency/Awards

Residency

2008 Lux Art Institute, Encinitas, CA

Awards

NEA Fellowship Grant in Painting, 1987.
“Public Announcements/Private Conversations,” Publication project of Women’s Graphic Center, NEA Grant for production of limited edition print, LA, 1982-3.
Mural Competition Award, CHEER, Children’s Hospital Walls Competition, Los Angeles, Mural located in McAlister Building, Children’s Hospital, 5th floor.
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Purchase Award, 1975, 23rd All City Art Festival.

Articles/Reviews

Articles & Reviews

2017 John O'Hern, "Et in Arcadia Ego", American Art Collector, April, p. 46-51.
2013 John Seed, “Astrid Preston: New Territory at Craig Krull Gallery,” Huffpost Arts & Culture, Feb. 13.
  Michael Charles Tobias, “New Territories: Artist Astrid Preston Celebrates the Earth in a Landmark Nature Exhibition,” Forbes.com, January, 31
  Previews, “Astrid Preston: New Territory,” Artweek.LA, January 21.
2011 Constance Mallison, “Astrid Preston: “east west spring fall,” art ltd., Jan/Feb, p.25-26.
2010 Michael Shaw, “Exhibitions, Continuing and Recommended,” ArtScene, November, p.18-19.
  Michael Shaw, “November's Top Exhibitions in the Western United States,” The Huffington Post, Nov. 19.
2008 Leah Ollman, “Scientific Lens on Shrubbery,” Los Angeles Times, May.
  Robert L. Pincus, “’Plein Air Past and Present’ showcases continuity in painting,” The San Diego Union-Tribune, February 24, p. E2-3.
  Adam Kaye, “Plein air artist sets up easel in Encinitas,” North County Times, Feb. 19, p. B-1 & B-7.
  Marcia Manna, “The Nature Lover,” The San Diego Union-Tribune North County, Feb. 7-13, p.1.
2006 Susan Heeger, “The Inner and Outer Landscapes,” Los Angeles Times West, April 16, p. 32-35.
  Mike Vensel, “Astrid Preston. Art,” interview, kittenmag.com.
2003 Anne Valdespino, “This new art installation is bearing fruit,” Los Angeles Times, May 22, p.E21.
  Alex Worman, “L.A. Confidential,” Artnet, September 12.
1999 David Pagel, Art Reviews, Los Angeles Times, September 10.
  David Lewinson, “Astrid Preston at Arts College Int’l,” ArtWeek, August.
1998 Kate Milano, “Preston’s Gardens,” Coast Orange County, v.8,  December, p.69.
  Terrence Rogers, “City of Vapor,” American Artist, July, p.28-37,72-73.
  Orville O. Clarke, Jr., “Astrid Preston,” ArtScene, December, p.11-12.
1997 Suzanne Muchnic, “City of Vapor,” ARTnews, February, p.122.
  Susan Heeger, “No Watering Required,” Los Angeles Times Magazine, January 19, p.24-25.
1996 Barbara L. Fredricksen, “Exhibit’s theme gets back to nature,” Pasco Times, September 6, p.5.
  Kim Irwin, “Canvassing the Westside,” Daily Breeze, May 12, p.B1 & B2.
  Doree Dunlap, “The Golden Land,” OCWeekly, March, 8-14.
1992 Elenore Wells, “Landscape of the Soul,” Visions, v.6, no.2, Fall, 1992.
1991 Heather Lineberry, “California Landscapes,” Art of California, vol.4, no.2,  March, p.10-11.
1990 Marlena Donohue, Review, Art in America, v.78, no.4, April 1990, p.272-273.
1989 Orville O. Clark, Jr., “The Jan Turner Gallery,” So. California Home & Garden, July 1989, p.32-38.
  Merle Schipper, “Astrid Preston: Living Landscapes,” Angeles, June, p.40-42.
  Orville O. Clark, Jr., Review, Home & Garden, March 1989, p.57.
1987 Robert L. Pincus, Review, Art In America, V.75, no.10, October 1987, P.191.
  Susan Freudenheim, Review, Artforum, September 1987, p.136.
  Leah Goldman, Review, Los Angeles Times (S.D. Edition), Calendar, July 3.
  Robert L. Pincus, Review, San Diego Union, Currents, June 11, 1987, P.E8.
  Merle Schipper, Review, ARTnews, May 1987. p.50.
1985 Suzanne Muchnic,  Review, Los Angeles Times, June 21.
  Peter Clothier, “Matters of Life and Death,” L.A. Weekly, June 24-July4, p.57.
  Robert L. Pincus, Review, San Diego Union, March 11, p.D4.
  Robert McDonald, Review, Artweek, March 6, p.3.
1984 Suzanne Muchnic, “ARCO Finale is Awash in Whimsy,” Los Angeles Times, August, p.1.
  Orville O. Clark, Jr., Review, Images & Issues, May/June, p.55.
  Laura Boucher, “Free Spirits, Painters Brush Up for Community Project,” Evening Outlook, June 1, p.A1 and Focus Magazine.
  Marlena Donohue, Review, Los Angeles Times, February 10.
1983 Merle Schipper, Review, Images & Issues, September/October.
  Ron Sequeria, “Houses Open for Inspection,” The Pioneer, November 15, p.5.
  Joanne Burnstein, “California Color,” Artweek, April 23, p.24.
  Suzanne Muchnic, Review, Los Angeles Times, March 18.
1982 Barry Brennan, “Santa Monica Gets Pinned,” Evening Outlook, July 27, p.B2.
  Betty Brown, “Astrid Preston’s Fractured Urbanscapes,” Reader, April 9, p.15.
  William Wilson, Review, Los Angeles Times, Calendar, April 12, 1982.
  Cornelia Emerson, “Studio Stop for Fine Arts Seminar,” At Art Center, February.
1981 Melinda Wortz, “New Editions: Astrid Preston,” ARTnews, September, p.159.
  Suzanne Muchnic, Review, Los Angeles Times, Calendar. June 5.
1980 Suzanne Muchnic, “A connective Muni Survey,” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, March 23.
1977 William Wilson, Review, Los Angeles Times, December 16.
  William Wilson, Review, Los Angeles Times, July 19.
  Louise Lewis, “A Point of View-Four L.A. Artists,” Artweek, July, p.16.
  Phillip Gordon, “The Two Cultures,” Los Angeles Free Press, January 17-21.
1976 Faith Wilding, “Twenty-Four Women Making Art,” Artweek, January 15.
  Gordon J. Hazlitt, Review, ARTnews, March 1976, p.88.
1975 Melinda Wortz, “Women’s Art Experiences,” Artweek, September 6, 1975.

Catalogues/Books

Calalogues & Books

2017 Upside Down World, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2016 Et in Arcadia Ego, New Museum Los Gatos, Los Gatos, CA
2015 Astrid Preston - On Reflections, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2014 Why Life Matters. Michael Charles Tobias and Jane Gray Morrison, Springer, Cham, Switzerland.
2013 Painted Landscapes, Contemporary Views. Lauren P. Della Monica, Schiffer Pub. Ltd, Arglen, PA.
Outside: Selections from the Doug Simay Collection, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA.
2012 Breaking in Two: A Provocative Vision of Motherhood, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2010 L.A. Rising, SoCal Artists Before 1980. Lyn Kienholz, California/International Arts Foundation, Los Angeles, CA.
2008 Astrid Preston – New Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Plein Air Past and Present, San Diego Museum of Art and Lux Art Institute, San Diego and Encinitas, CA.
2007 Then + Now: Women Artists of Southern California, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Echoes: Women Inspired by Nature, OCCCA, Santa Ana, CA.
2006 Astrid Preston – Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2004 BordoErdo/Re(a)d Forest/Roter Wald. Johanna Domokos, Apokrif, Hungary.
2002 Astrid Preston: Paintings, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2001 Dreamscapes: Contemporary Surrealist Landscapes, Wignall Museum/Gallery, Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
2000 Landscape Not Forgotten, William D. Cannon Art Gallery, Carlsbad, CA.
1997 Arte actual en Los Angeles, Sala de Exposiciones de la Excma, Cuenca, Spain.
1996 Landscape: The Continuum, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA.
1994 Southern California: The Conceptual Landscape, Madison Art Center, Madison, WI.
1993 Paintings of California. Arnold Skolnick, Clarkson Potter/Publishers, New York, NY.
1987 Near Paradise, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.
1986 Landscape/Seascape/Cityscape, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA.
1985 Chemical Bank: An Art Collection in Perspective, Chemical Bank, New York, NY.
1984 Los Angeles and the Palm Tree - Image of a City, ARCO Center for Visual Art, Los Angeles, CA.
American Landscape Painting, California State University, Los Angeles, CA.
A Broad Spectrum - Contemporary Los Angeles Painters & Sculptors ‘84, Design Center of Los Angeles, CA.
1983 United Bank of Denver 1983 Art Collection, Denver, CO.
Attention: California Artists, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA.
1982 Drawings by Painters, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA.
1981 Locations, California State College, San Bernardino, CA.
Elegant Night, Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA.
1980 Drawing: Personal Definitions, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.
Contemporaries: 17 Artists, Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA.
1979 Newspace in San Diego, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.
1978 Exhibitions ‘76 ‘77, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.
1977 Drawing: Various Approaches, Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA.
Twenty-Four Southern California Women Artists, Cerritos College Art Gallery, Norwalk, CA.
1975 American Artists ‘76: A Celebration, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, TX.

Commissions

Performance

2005 “Re(a)d Forest”, with Johanna Domokos, Beyond Baroque, Venice, CA.

Commissions

Banner Project for the Third Street Promenade: The FLORA and FAUNA of Santa Monica. 16 images, enlarged from 24 x 24 inch paintings to 9 foot square banners for DTSM, 2016.
Roll Global, Los Angeles, CA, three oil on canvas paintings for conference room, 42 x 24 inches each: Pistachios, Oranges and Pomegranates, 2002.
Lux Art Institute, Encinitas, CA, “Apple Valise” (portable suitcase art) and “Garden of  Apple Delights” (site installation of 15 Anna apple trees,) 2002 & 2003.
Princess Cruises, Sun Princess, 5 oil on canvas paintings, 1995.
The Principal Financial Group, 80 Grand, Des Moines, Iowa, lobby mural, 6 oil on canvas paintings on a 70 ft. wall, 1992.
JMB Development, 1999 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles, lobby, design for 3 tapestries, 117 x 47 ½ inches each, 1990-91.
Home Savings of America, Woodland Hills, CA, 6 ft. x 26 ft., ceramic tile mural, 1989.
Home Savings of America, Monterey Park, CA, ceramic tile & glass mosaic mural, 16 ft. x 16 ft., ’89.
Home Savings of America, Irwindale, CA, 2 enamel on wood paintings for cafeteria, 26 panels on a 60 ft. wall and 20 panels on a 40 ft. wall, 1988.
Golf Corp. of America, Santa Monica, CA, 6 oil on canvas painting Irvine Hilton, Costa Mesa, CA, three enamel on aluminum paintings for coffee shop, 24” x 109”, 25 ½” x 185” and 18”x 41”, 1985.

Collections

Selected Collections

The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
Long Beach Museum, Long Beach, CA
Grunwald Graphic Arts Center, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Lux Art Institute, Encinitas, CA
Frederick R.Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA
Principal Financial Group, Des Moines, IA
Kaufman and Broad, Paris, France
Hotel Hankyu International, Osaka, Japan
HBO, Los Angeles, CA
Grand Hyatt, Maui, HI
Golf Corporation of America, Santa Monica, CA
City of Santa Monica, CA
IBM, Los Angeles, CA
Gonda Neuroscience & Genetics Research Center, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Forest Inn Showakan, Tokyo, Japan
O’Melveny & Myers, Los Angeles, CA
Warner Brothers Records, Burbank, CA
Prudential Insurance, Westlake, CA
United Bank of Denver, Denver, CO
The Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY
Kaufman & Broad, Los Angeles, CA
The Colburn School, Los Angeles, CA
NRDC, Santa Monica, CA

Education

Education

1967 B.A., English Literature, University of California, Los Angeles

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