Representative Exhibits and Awards

Solo Exhibits

2008  “Figures”  Good Cup Café, April-May  Solo Exhibit of figures in oil

2007 “Farscapes” Finestra Caffe, Aug-Sept.  Solo Exhibit of landscapes from overhead perspective

2006 “Another Look”  Featured Artist at Gallery 113 , June.  Solo exhibity of mixed media abstractions.

2006-2007 2008 Mesa Artists Studio Tours –  Exhibitions in my studio of pieces in different media and


2005 “Local Vision”  – Solo exhibit at the University Club, May.  Landscapes in oil and acrylic.

2005 “Mono” Gallery 113, July.  Solo  exibit of still lifes of Japanese objects.

2004 “Sun Glass Water” Gallery 113, September.  Solo exhibit of paintings of transparent objects in oil.

2003 “Dreams of Flying”  Faulkner Gallery West,  February.  Individual exhibit of pastel images of dream stories about flying

2003 “Sky Scapes”. Partner exhibit with Bert States, UCSB Faculty Club, March.  Landscapes from an overhead perspective in oil.

2003 “Tuscan Inspiration”, Gallery 113, July, Solo exhibit of pastel landscape painted in Tuscany, Italy.

1989   “Figures in Pastel” Faulkner Gallery, East, July.  Solo exhibit of figures in pastel.

Invitational and Group Exhibits

2012 “Faces” Carpinteria Arts Council

2012   SCAPE 10th Anniversary Show – Faulkner Gallery  AWARD

2011  Invitation show at the Montecito Country Club – Figures and landscapes in oil.

2011  Mesa Artists – group show at the Meisel Gallery –abstracts in mixed media

2010 “Figures in Motion”  Live Culture , May – July. Invitational.  Figures in pastel, acrylic and oil.

2010   “Art in the Garden”  Private fundraiser event for Parkinsons Disease.  Invitational.

Figures and landscapes in oil

2010    “Earthly Joys”  Fielding University, Feb – April, Invitational.  Invented landscapes from an overhead perspective in oil.

2010   “Spring’s Debut”  Harris and Fredda Meisel Gallery, Montecito Artists Groups.

Figures and landscapes in oil.

2009   “Riven Rock Revisited” October.  My oil landscape was used for publicity.

2010  Figure Exhibit at Montecito Frame Gallery – January – AWARD

2009   Gallery 113 Benefit Exhibit for Domestic Violence Solutions – November

2009    Montecito Art Group Reception at Montecito Country Club – Feburary

2009    Art Benefit for Parkinson’s Disease – Montecito Art Group – May

2009  Maritime Museum group exhibit – SB Art Assoc.  August AWARD

2008   “Art Along the Creekside” SCAPE group exhibit. May. AWARD

2006   “Asian Influence”  Fielding University, Invited Artist May- July.  Still lifes of Japanese objects in oil.

2005   Corridan Gallery, Invited artist  February-March.  Landscapes in oil.

2005  Semana Nautica, July – AWARD

2005  21 Artists “In Series I” Architectural Foundation Group sexhibit, Oct – Nov.  Landscape pastels.

2005  21 Artists “In Series II”  Meisel Gallery group exhibit Feb. – March.  Mixed mediaabstracts.

2004  “Liquid Visions” Fielding Institute – Invitational  Group Exhibit.  Jan – March,  Oil paintings of transparent objects.

2004  “Up Close” Architectural Foundation.  SBAA Group show. AWARD

2004,  2006,  2008 – Exhibit Chair of Fine Arts and Crafts Show – Unitarian Society

2004  “Watershed” – SCAPE  benefit group exhibit at Cabrillo Art Center

2003  Saks Fifth Avenue – Invitational Exhibit, May.  Landscapes from overhead perspective.

2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 – Arroyo Hondo Preserve, July – Invitational paint out and Exhibit

2002  Lacuna Gallery – SCAPE Show, April  – AWARD

2002  Semana Nautica at Cabrillo Arts Pavillion, August – AWARD

2001, 2002,  2003,  2004  “Canvas Show” Arts Fund Gallery.  Invitational

2001  Arts Fund Gallery – Featured Artist.  Still lives of food in oil.

2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 08, 2010 – Santa Barbara Natural History “Art Walk”

1999 Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation Show. Invitational

1998 – 2002 – Westmont Reynolds Gallery “Angel “ exhibits.

1990 – present  – numerous group exhibits at SBAA Faulkner Gallery. 18 AWARDS


UCSB bachelors and teaching degrees

Taught at Goleta Union School District for 27 years.

Santa Barbara Community College Art Classes

SB Continuing Education Art Classes – Michael Drury, Rick Stich, Rogers Craner, James Armstrong

Workshops with Marcia Burtt, Rick Schloss, Glenna Hartman, George Strickland, Peggy Kroll Roberts, Katherine Chang Liu

Art Associations

2001 – 2  and 2003-4 President of Santa Barbara Art Association

2000 – 2004 Board Member of Santa Barbara Art Association

2000 – Founding Member of 21 Artists

2001 – Founding Member of SCAPE, Exhibits Chair 2002-5

2004 – Group of Ten – Open Studio Artists

2004 – Founding Member Mesa Studio Artists

2006 –  Founding Member of Montecito Artists Group

2006 – Founding Member of the Student Art Fund of the Santa Barbara Art Association

Reviews and Articles

Santa Barbara News-Press, March 26, 2010 “Strolling into Spring”

Santa Barbara News Press October 20, 2009 “Riven Rock Revisited”

Casa Magazine, May 8, 2009 “Art in the Garden”

Santa Barbara News-Press, June 2, 2006  “Best Bet in the Gallery”

Casa Magazine, June 2006 “Sally Hamilton: Far Scapes”

Santa Barbara News-Press August 25, 2006 “Asian Persuasion, Through Art and Otherwise”

Casa Magazine, November, 2005 “Mesa Artists Open Studios for Tour”

Casa Magazine, June, 2005 “21 Women – 21 Views of the World”

Casa Magazine, November 12, 2004 “Open Studios Tour”

Casa Magazine, October 9, 2004 “Painting to Protect the Environment”

Casa Magazine, August 6, 2004 “Fidelity National Title Celebrates Art and Artists with the SBVAA”

Casa Magazine, July 9, 2004 “Fine Arts and Crafts at the Unitarian Society”

Southwest Art Magazine, May 2004 “Art Celebration”

South Coast Beacon, April 22, 2004 “Art Studios Tours”

Santa Barbara News-Press, April 2, 2004 “Wet and Mild”

Seasons Magazine, Fall 2003, “A Matter of Interpretation”

Southwest Art Magazine, November 2003 “Figures on View”

Santa Barbara News-Press, August 1, 2003 “Best Bets – Tuscany in Pastel”

Santa Barbara News-Press, May 9, 2003 “Arts Primavera at Saks Fifth Avenue”