Background Info

School Of Visual Arts – Fine Arts – NYC 

Apprentice to Joseph Cornell – Flushing NY              

Founder of the Artists Action Group – Binghamton NY                           

Set Design with Bill T Jones & Arnie Zane Dance Company  

Profiled in WomanArt Magazine, The Paper, Springfield Union, Berkshire Eagle and more…

Gallery Owner – On Paper – Lenox MA 

Instructor of Visual Arts, Creative Writing, Art History, Film, Music

Publisher/Editor – In The Arts               

Founder/Owner – Gallery Without Walls – Stockbridge MA 

Gallery Owner – Le Petit Musee 

Founder – The Museum of Teen Art – Great Barrington MA

Founder – Affordable Art Vending Machines 

Producer – Writers of The Berkshires & Beyond – CtsbTV – Lee MA 

Founder – Le Petit Musee des Mots 

Member/Co-Chair: Great Barrington Cultural Council 

President – Board of Directors/The Berkshire Writers Room /Pittsfield MA

Founder – Artists & Writers Alliance Internationale

Member – BerkshireSings / Great Barrington MA

Member – Berkshire Ukulele Band / Great Barrington MA

Founder – Sunday Strummers Ukulele Ensemble / Great Barrington MA


Millay Colony for The Arts – Austerlitz NY (78)

Dorset Writers Colony – Dorset VT  (96 – 07)

Cummington Community for The Arts – Cummington MA (86, 92, 93)

Real Art Ways – Hartford CT (88)

Palenville Interart Colony – Palenville NY (94)

 Grants / awards

Northern Berkshire Cultural Council for Performance Art Pieces & In The Arts (86, 89)

Pittsfield Cultural Council for Performance Art Pieces & In The Arts (87, 88)

Great Barrington Cultural Council for Visiting Artist Program (95)

Berkshire Taconic Foundation for The Museum of Teen Art   (00)

Puffin Foundation for Le Petit Musee de Mots Poetry Project  (05)

Mass Cultural Council Finalist for New Theatre Works             (04) & (07)

Puffin Foundation for a Public Poetry Project (07)

 Partial list of venues of original Performance Pieces

 Clark Art Institute – Williamstown MA                     

No.Bias – Bennington VT

Newartstudio – Housatonic MA                                

First Night – Pittsfield MA

Mobius – Boston MA                                                   

Front Street Gallery – Housatonic MA

Berkshire Public Theatre – Pittsfield MA                

East West Fusion – Sharon CT

Center for The Arts – Northampton MA                   

Rockwell Museum – Stockbridge MA

Berkshire Artisans – Pittsfield MA                             

Jamestown Community College

Williams College – Williamstown MA                      

Berkshire Community College – Pittsfield MA

School of The Arts – Amherst MA                            

Candlelight Inn – Lenox MA

Camerata Conservatory – Hartford CT                    

North Adams State College             

Bettes Life & Times – Williamstown MA                 

Warehouse Gallery – Lee MA

CW Post College – Brookville NY                            

Ward Nasse Gallery – NYC

 Partial List of Where Work Has Been Exhibited

AAG Gallery

Albany Center Gallery

Arnot Art Museum

Arts Moderne

Erie Art Museum


Gallery 304

Honey Sharp Gallery

Joyce Goldstein Gallery

Kathryn Markel Gallery

Le Petit Musee

Mill Fine Art

Norman Rockwell Museum (installation)

OK Harris Works of Art  NYC (solo)

On Paper Gallery

Perth Amboy Gallery

Robinson Center

Spazi Fine Art

St. Francis Gallery

Sienna Art Institute

Time & Space Limited

Tokonoma Gallery
Wild Sage

 Partial List of where Poems/Spoken Word Pieces/Flash Fiction Published In:

Imitation Fruit  2009

spokenwar  2009

Berkshire Review   2004, 2005

Chronogram  2009

Poets West  2008

physiognomy in letters  2009

Haiku Journal 2011

The Sound of Poetry Review 2011

The Haiku Foundation 2011

High Coop Journal 2011

marcopoloarts magazine 2011

Lyrical Passion Poetry 2012

Multiverses 2012

3 Line Poetry 2012

Poetry Quarterly 2012

Pyrokinection 2012

Poetry Quarterly 2012

Otis Nebula  2012

Inwood Indiana 2012

Napalm & Novacain 2012

Mindless Muse 2012

Snippets 2012

Haiku Journal 2012

marcopolo arts 2012

The Camel Saloon 2012

Epiphany 2012

Pulitzer Remix Project Participant 2013

The Camel Saloon 2013

Pyrokinection 2013

ITO EN North America New Haiku 2013

Epiphany 2013

Whispers in the Wind  2013

Sharpening of The Pencil 2013

The Band Poetry Company 2013

The Mindless Muse 2013

Chupa Cabra House 2013

Four and Twenty 2013

Insert Coin Here Anthology 2013

Silver Birch Press for the Noir Erasure Poetry Anthology 2013

Four and Twenty – 2013

Slab Literary Magazine 2014

Tendril 2014

50 Haikus 2014

Bare Back Magazine 2014

Camel Saloon 2014

The Fishman Review 2015

Junkyard Kool 2015

Camel Saloon 2015

Without Words Anthology 2018

and more…