Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014Emergence, Spark Festival, Bell, Minneapolis, MN

2011Bell Museum of Natural History, Minneapolis, MN

2010MN Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN

1998Kathryn Nash Gallery, Spotlight Gallery, Mpls., MN

1997Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Central Lakes College, Brainard, MN

1993Kiehle Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN

1991Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Mpls., MN
 Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN

1989Marie Martin Gallery, Washington. D.C.

1988Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
 Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Light Factory, Charlotte, NC
 G. Ray Hawkins Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1987Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN

1986Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Lawrence Miller Gallery, New York, NY
 Center for Contemporary Arts, Cleveland, OH

1985Museum of Contemp. Photography, Columbia, Chicago, IL
 Walker Art Center, "Viewpoints” Minneapolis, MN

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Remix project, Mpls., MN
 MN Center for Photography, MN Photo History, Mpls., MN

2013IFP Gallery, Minnesota Photographers, Minneapolis, MN

2012Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC
 IFP Gallery, Millikan/Roe, Minneapolis, MN

2011Hotshoe gallery, The Ephemeral in Photography, London, UK
 London Art Fair, Special Exhibition, London, UK

2010MN Center for Book Arts, Quantified Aesthetics, Mpls.
 Wilson Library, Tangible Digital Matter, UMN
 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2009University Gallery, Subjective Nature, UW, LaCrosse
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, Here and Now, Mpls., MN

2006MN Center for Photography, Photocentric, Mpls., MN

2005River Gallery, Lure of the Local, Chelea, MI
 Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, Looking Back/Forward, Mpls., MN

2004Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN

2003Roland Dille Center for the Arts, Moorhead, MN
 Owatonna Arts Center, Owatonna, MN

2002Bell Museum of Natural History, Mpls., MN
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, McKnight Fellows, Mpls., MN

2001PArts Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
 Rochester Art Center, Big Bang Exhibition, Rochester, MN

2000Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Winona State University, traveling exhibition, Winona,MN
 No Name Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

1999PArts Gallery, Mpls., MN
 MSAB Gallery, State Arts Board, St. Paul, MN

1998PArts Gallery, Mpls., MN

1997Kathryn Nash Gallery, McKnight Fellows, Mpls., MN
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, Spotlight Gallery, Mpls., MN

1995Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Self as Subject, Mpls., MN

1994Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Gallery Artists, Minneapolis, MN
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, 'Close Connections', Mpls., MN

1992John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

1991Film in the Cities Gallery, "McKnight Artists", St. Paul, MN
 Evanston Center for the Arts, "Artists/Light", Chicago, IL
 Thomas Barry Fine Arts, "Gallery Artists", Mpls., MN
 College of St. Catherine Gallery, " Birdhouses", St. Paul,MN

1990University Art Museum, "Metaphorical Fish", Mpls., MN
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, "Landscape Photography", Mpls., MN
 Southdale Galleries, "12 Photographers, Mpls., MN

1989Grand Rapids Art Museum,"Photo-Out of Bounds" MI
 Fotografia Biennalle, 'California Color", Torino, Italy
 Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa B.,CA

1988Catskill Center for Photography, "New Surrealism", NY
 First Bank System Gallery, "Critters", Minneapolis, MN
 Kathryn Nash Gallery, University of MN, Minneapolis

1987Kohler Art Center, "Visual Paradox", Sheboygan, WI
 Kresge Gallery, "Current Works", K.C. Art Institute, MO
 Gensler and Associates, "The Edge of Perception", LA CA

1986Gallery 214, "Aperture 86", Winston-Salem, N. Carolina
 Fotokina, "50 Years:Color Photography", Koln, Germany
 Lawrence Miller Gallery, "Gallery Artists", New York NY
 Film in the Cities Gallery, "McKnight Exhibit, St. Paul, MN
 White Columns, "Signs of the Real", New York, NY
 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MAEP 10th Anniversary, MN
 Nelson-Atkin Museum of Art, "Current Works", K.C.,MO

1985Albuquerque United Artists, "Contemp. PhotoWorks", NM
 "II Cabo Frio International Biennial", Cabo Frio, Brazil
 Steven Wirtz Gallery, "Elements of the Figure", S.F.,

1984Dart Gallery, "Large Scale Photography", Chicago, IL
 Thomas Barry Fine Arts, "Inaugural Show", Mpls., MN
 College of Art and Design, "Jerome Fellowship", Mpls., MN
 Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, "New Photographics 84",El.,WA
 Ohio University School of Art, "Alternatives 84", Athens
 Fox Fine Arts Gallery, "Two Dimensions",U/Texas, El Paso
 Print Club, "Selected Photographs", Philadelphia, PA

1983Zaner Gallery, "Small Works National", Philadelphia, PA
 Arrowmont School of the Arts, "Form/Function", Gatl., TX
 Schoharie Gallery, "National Drawing", Cobleskill, NY
 Moore College of Art, "Camera Movements", Philadelphia
 Ohio University Art School, "Alternatives 83", Athens,OH

1982University of Wisconsin Gallery, "Midwest Photo” G.B.,WI
 Duluth Art Center,"45th Arrowhead Biennial Exhibit" MN
 University Gallery, "North Dakota Print and Drawing", ND
 University Art Museum, "Young Minnesota Artists", Mpls.

1980Del Mar College, "15th Annual Drawing”Corpus Christi TX
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art,"World Print III",CA


2014MN State Arts Board Artists Initiative Grant

2011Bell Museum of Natural History Artist’s Residency

2002Bush Foundation Fellowship

2001McKnight Foundation Fellowship, Photography

1996McKnight Foundation Fellowship, Photography

1994Minnesota State Arts Board Fellowship

1993McKnight Foundation Artists' Fellowship, MCAD

1992Polaroid 20"x24" Fellowship
 McKnight Foundation Fellowship, Intermedia Arts

1990Minnesota State Arts Board Career Opportunity Grant
 McKnight Foundation Fellowship, Photography

1987Grand Prize, Aperture 86
 Minnesota State Arts Board Fellowship
 Kansas City Art Institute-Cash Award

1986United Arts Council, Las Vegas Billboard Project
 Nelson-Atkin Museum of Art Purchase Award

1985Minnesota State Arts Board Interdiciplinary Grant
 McKnight Foundation Fellowship, Film In the Cities

1984Central Washington University Purchase Award

1983Jerome Foundation Fellowship

Selected Collections

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City

Coca Cola Corporation, Atlanta

General Mills, Minneapolis

First Bank System, Minneapolis

University of South Dakota, Vermillion

Trenton State College, Trenton, NJ

First National Bank of Chicago

Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago

Polaroid Corporation


1991-15Instructor, Photography, Art Department, University of MN

1982-14Instructor, Photography, CEE University College, U of MN

1976-06Instructor, Photography, General College, U of MN

1986-89Instructor, Color Photography, Minneapolis College of Art

Guest Artist/Lecturer/Panels/Boards

2015MN State Arts Board, Artists Initiative Grant Panel

Jerome Grant Panel, VSA

2010Jerome Grant Panel, MN Center for Book Arts

2009University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse, Guest Artist and Juror

2003MN State University, Moorhead, Guest Artist

2002-07MN Center for Photography Board of Directors

2001MN State Arts Board, Photography Fellowship Panel
 Central lakes College Annual Show, juror, Brainard, MN

2000PArts Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
 Avenue of the Arts Implementation Board, City of Mpls.

1999Blurring the Margins, Art Department, University of MN

1998PArts Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
 MN State Arts Board, Photography Fellowship Panel

1997McKnight Artists Lecture, University of Minnesota
 PArts Annual Juried Show, juror

1996McKnight Interdisciplinary Grant Panel, Intermedia Arts

1993Photography Panel, Minnesota State Arts Board
 PArts Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

1991MAEP Exhibition Selection Panel, Mpls. Art Institute

1990Metropolitan State Community College, St. Paul, MN

1989Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
 Saint Benedicts/Saint Johns, St. Johns, MN

1988Light Factory, Charlotte, NC
 Film in the Cities, St. Paul, MN
 Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN
 Saint Olaf, Northfield, MN

1987Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN
 College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN
 Film in the Cities, St. Paul, MN

1986University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

1985Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN