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exhibitions and awards



-Mass Audubon Statewide Residency, 2015-2016

-Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA 2013

-Coastal Maine Botanic Gardens, Boothbay, ME 2011

-Fruitlands Museums, Harvard, MA 2010


-2014 Master Wildlife Artist, BIRDS IN ART, Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, Wisconsin 2014

-Special Commission: 2007 U.K. Habitat Conservation Stamp, Wildlife Habitat Trust, Wrexham, England

-Natural World Art Award, London, England- 1994

-Audubon Alliance Artist of the Year- 1992



One Man Exhibitions

-South Shore Regional Center, Marshfield, MA- may 2000

-Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA- march/april 2001

-Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center, Worcester, MA-        april/may 2002

-Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA- may/june 2004

-Joppa Flats Education Center, Newburyport, MA- sept/oct/nov  2004

-Petersham Art Center, Petersham, MA- apr/may 2005

-Mass Audubon Visual Arts Center, Canton, MA- feb/mar/april  2006

-Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster, MA-  july/aug/sept 2006

-Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, Princeton, MA- oct/nov  2006

-HABITAT Education Center and Wildlife Sanctuary, Belmont,  MA- may 2007

-Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Gloucestershire, England - aug/sept  2007

-Birdscapes Gallery, Norfolk, England, june 2008

-Joppa Flats Education Center, Newburyport, MA- feb/mar/apr  2009

-Fruitlands Museums, Harvard, MA - 2010 season

-Vermont Institute of Natural History, Queeche, VT- june/july  2011

-Petersham Art Center, Petersham, MA - aug/sept 2012

-Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA - may/june 2013

-Joppa Flats Education Center, Newburyport, MA- sept/nov 2015  

Group Exhibitions

-Birds in Art, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI-

1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2007,             2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Master Artist Award

-Art of the Animal Kingdom, Bennington Center for the Arts,    Bennington, VT-   2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008

-Society of Wildlife Artists Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London, England-   1994 thru present

-Flight of the Cranes to Extremadura (Spain), traveling exhibition sponsored by SEO/Birdlife and ANF - 1994-1995


-Threatened Wetlands (Ireland), traveling exhibition sponsored by Irish Wildbird  Conservancy and ANF - 1996

-Wild Tigers of Bandhavgarh (India), The Burrell Collection, Glasgow, Scotland- mar-nov 2000

-BirdScapes, 12 Artists' Visions of Nature, Museum of the Hudson Highlands, Cornwall, New York- sept-nov 2000

-Audubon et L'Art Naturaliste Aujourd'hui, Museum D'Histoire Naturelle Nantes, Nantes, France- jan-sept 2004

-Treasures of the Forgotten Forest, Artists for Nature in Peru and Ecuador,   British Bird Fair, Rutland Waters, England- august 2004

-Owls in Art and Nature, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA- summer 2006

-The Great Fen, Artist for Nature in England,British Bird Fair, Rutland Waters, England- august 2006

-Artist for Nature Jubilee, de Bilt, Netherlands, May 2012