Resume/CV:

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions:­­

  • 2015 - "The Torah Series”, Peninsula Jewish Community Center, Foster City, CA
  • 2015 - "Related",Teilbaum Center for the Arts, Addison-Penzak JCC of Silcon Valley, Los Gatos, CA
  • 2014 - "The Torah Series", Chase Family Gallery, Mandell JCC of Greater Hartford, West Hartford, CT
  • 2010, 2011, and 2015 – “Switzer: Father & Son Exhibition”, Artique Gallery, Anchorage, AK
  • 2000 to 2009 – Annual Solo Exhibition, Artique Gallery, Anchorage, AK
  • 2001 – Featured Artist, Annual Shorebird Festival Gallery Tour, Sea Lyon Gallery, Homer, AK
  • 2000 – Solo exhibition, Patrons Art Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1988 to 1999 – Annual Solo Exhibition, "Colorist Extraordinaire", Turner Gallery, Denver, CO
  • 1996 – Two Person Show, "Family, Relationships, Today", Graffix Studio Gallery, Billings, MT
  • 1993 – Two Person Show, Trailside Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
  • 1992 – Two Person show, Gallery at Shoal Creek, Austin, TX
  • 1992 – Solo Exhibition, Meyer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • 1992 – Two Person Show, Trailside Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
  • 1991 – Solo Exhibition, Meyer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • 1990 – Solo Exhibition at Meyer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • 1989 – Two Person Exhibition, Meyer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

  • 2016 – “Contemporary Fauvists”, PACE Center, Parker, CO
  • 2010 to 2011 – Plein Air paint out and show, Dana Gallery, Missoula, MT
  • 2008 – Art at the Canyons Plein Air Event, Mockingbird Gallery, Bend, OR
  • 2007 – Steens and Cascade Wilderness Plein Air Show and Auction, Mockingbird Gallery, Bend, OR
  • 2006 – Smith Rock Plein Air Invitational Paint Out and Show, Mockingbird Gallery, Bend, OR
  • 1997 – "Plein Air Exchange - Italian Exhibit”, Invitational Show, Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, MT
  • 1996 – "Masters in Montana: A Tribute to Degas", Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, MT
  • 1995 – Invitational Show, Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, MT
  • 1991 – "Up and Coming Artists", Trailside Gallery, Jackson Hole, Wyoming

 

Publications:

  • 2015 – August 7 issue, J. The Jewish News Weekly of Northern California, “Torah Series at JCCs Reflects Artist’s Road to Recovery”, by Sara Weissman
  • 1990 – June/July issue, Focus Santa Fe Magazine, “Through Good Times and Bad”, by J. Promack
  • 1988 – July issue, Southwest Art Magazine, "Creative Process"by Jack Hines.


Honors and Awards:

  • 2018 – Selected Artist in Residence, U.S. Dept of the Interior Bureau of Land Management - South Fork of the Snake River.
  • 1997 – One of Six Guest Artists Chosen to Study and Paint in Italy as a Part of the "Plein Air Exchange" Sponsored by Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, Montana.
  • 1996 – Artist's Choice Award, "Masters of Montana: A Tribute to Degas", Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, Montana
  • 1993 – Cultural Exchange Fellowship, Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou, Republic of China

 

Selected Lectures and Instruction:

  • 2015 – “Visual Midrash – Shoftim”, Creative Process Workshop, and “Torah Series – Artist Talk and Tour”, Peninsula Jewish Community Center, Foster City, CA
  • 2015 – “Visual Midrash – Elul”, Creative Process Workshop, Teilbaum Family Center for the Arts, Addison-Penzak JCC of Silcon Valley, Los Gatos, CA
  • 1996 – Featured Artist and Workshop Instructor "Masters of Montana," a Gathering of Over 30 Foremost Painters and Sculptors of the American West, Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, MT
  • 1996 – “Relationship”, Graffix Studio Gallery, Billings, MT
  • 1994 to 1996 – Mentored Emerging Oil Painter Taylor Lynde, Billings, MT

 

Selected Collections:

  • Peace Health Southwest Medical Center, Family Birth Center, Vancouver, Washington
  • ODS, Corporate Headquarters, Portland, Oregon
  • ODS, Anchorage, Alaska
  • First Interstate Bank, Missoula, Montana
  • Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge, Denali National Park, Alaska
  • Chico Hot Springs Resort and Day Spa, Pray, Montana
  • Rimrock Foundation, Billings, Montana
  • Swanee Hunt, Philanthropist, Former United States Ambassador to Austria.


Education:

  • 1985 to 1986 – Mentored by Renowned American Oil Painter, Clyde Aspevig.
  • 1984 – Otis/Parsons School of Art and Design, Los Angeles, California
  • 1979 – Eastern Montana College, Billings, Montana

 

Current Representation:

  • Peterson Roth Gallery, Bend, OR
  • The Art Spirit Gallery, Coeur d’Alene, ID
     

Past Representation:

  • Kneeland Gallery, Sun Valley, ID
  • Turner Gallery, Denver, CO
  • Meyer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • Meyer Gallery, Park City, Utah
  • Mockingbird Gallery, Bend, OR
  • Trailside Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Trailside Gallery, Jackson Hole, WY
  • Trailside Americana, Carmel, CA
  • Gallery at Shoal Creek, Austin, TX
  • Dana Gallery, Missoula, MT
  • Chaparral Fine Art, Bozeman, MT
  • Patrons Gallery, Denver, CO