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2017

*** The Duke Health Employee Art Show  is now showing at the Mars Galleries at the Duke Hospital (Erwin Road in Durham NC).  These galleries are located in the hall between Duke Medicine Pavilion and Duke North.  The show will be displayed between July 27 and September 20, 2017.  Look for my photograph “Flight” !

***  The Carrack is having their 6th Anniversary Community Show, with the Third Friday reception in Durham on June 16, 2017,  6-9pm.   Laura Ritchie and her team have organized another show where everyone may enter one piece, and that will include mine!  The variety of media and styles is remarkable –  check it out while it is up from June 8-23.   (Note: The Carrack Modern Art moved to the Torus Building in the Golden Belt Arts District last year, at 947 East Main St.) (My piece: “Motorco Electric”)

***  It’s time for The 5th Annual Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition at Through This Lens in downtown Durham.  This will be the final year of the Competition and I hope you will be able to see it while it is up:  April 8 – May 13.  And you can join in the Opening Reception to see the results of the judging on Sat. April 8 from 5-7 pm.  I will have three pieces on display, and the breadth of the entries is exceptional, so make sure to stop in while the show is running.  Hope to see you on the 8th!  Huge thanks to Will Grossman’s family for supporting this show and enriching the photography scene in Durham.

***  The Durham Art Guild’s  2017 Members’ Showcase will be on display from April 8 – June 10 at the downtown Durham Arts Council Building.  The Receptions will be on two Third Fridays, April 21 and May 19, from 5-8pm.  Each member may submit one piece to the show, and a Peoples’ Choice Award will be given.  Lots of great art created with all media – make sure to see it!

***  The 22nd Annual Juried Art Competition of the Fine Arts League of Cary (FALC) will be on display March 8 through April 15th at the Page-Walker Art and History Center in Cary, NC.  A reception and awards ceremony will be held on March 31 from 6-9 pm (coincides with Final Friday Events in Cary.)   Thanks to juror Bob Rankin for choosing my photo to be in the show.

***  Community Show at The Carrack, with the opening reception during Third Friday in Durham on January 20, 2017,  6-9pm.  The exhibition will remain on view through January 28.  One piece each from the whole community – can’t wait to see what this collection will contain!!  (Note: The Carrack Modern Art moved to the Torus Building in the Golden Belt Arts District last year, at 947 East Main St.)

*** “Resolutions 2017”  the annual Juried Exhibition by The Hillsborough Gallery of Arts in Hillsborough NC will be displayed from January 4th – Jan. 22nd.  Opening Reception is on Friday Jan. 13, 2017 from 6-9pm. The show includes one of my images chosen from statewide submissions.  Juror Dr. Larry Wheeler, Director of the NC Museum of Art in Raleigh,  will talk briefly and award prizes around 7:00.  See the Gallery’s site for general hours as well.  The first show of the New Year:  Look forward to seeing you there!

2016

***  The 62nd Annual Juried Exhibition of the Durham Art Guild Show will be on display Aug.19 – Oct. 15 at the Durham Arts Council Building in Durham.  Public Receptions will be on Third Fridays in both August (29th) and September (16th)  from 5-7pm.  Thanks to Juror Jennifer Sudul Edwards, Curator of the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, for selecting one of my photographs to display.  There will be plenty of fabulous art to take in, with 50 artists and 76 works in the show. Hope to see you there!

***  Contemporary Art Museum in Raleigh (CAM)  presents “CAMstellation”, an exhibition celebrating artists of all ages in our community.  CAMstellation runs from July 1 – September 4, 2016 and includes an Artists’ Reception, two Free First Fridays, a PNC Free Family Sundae, artist talks and other related programming.  I have one piece displayed there – a canvas version of “Arbor Ardor” –  along with LOTS of other very cool art.

***  The Carrack is turning 5!  To celebrate they are having a Community Show, with the opening reception during Third Friday June 17, 6-9pm.  The show closes with a Moving Party on Sat. June 25th (5:00-6:30),  followed by a parade up Main St. to their new home and a Grand Opening Party.  Last chance to see their current gallery at 111 W Parrish St. in Durham. Each artist submits one piece;  let me know when you find mine! (“Disconnect”)

***  The 2016 Members’ Showcase has just opened at the  Durham Art Guild.  Show is on display April 9- June 11 at the Durham Arts Council Building in Durham. The Receptions will be on April 15 and during Third Friday May 20 from 5-7pm.  You can vote for the Peoples’ Choice Award –  maybe that will be my piece!

***  Duke 37th Employee Art Show will begin March 4 and stay up until May 2.  Co-sponsored by The National Arts Program.  Art of many styles and media will be displayed through the Duke Hospital corridors, including one of mine, “Swish.”

***  Tipping Paint Gallery in Raleigh has its “Spring Forward” Juried Show in March. Opening reception is March 4 from 6-9pm, and runs through to March 26. Artist Rick Bennett is the juror who chose my picture to include in the exhibition; thanks, Rick!

***  The 21st Annual Juried Art Competition of the Fine Arts League of Cary (FALC) will be on display Feb. 24 through April 23 at the Page-Walker Art and History Center in Cary, NC.  A reception and awards ceremony will be held on Sun. afternoon Feb. 28 from 2-4pm.  Thanks to juror Dan Nelson for choosing my photo to be in the show.

*** Pleiades Gallery will be presenting  “Durham Under Development,”  a juried fine art show that is a partnership between Pleiades Gallery and Aaron Mandel.  Exhibition dates: February 11-March 6, 2016.  Reception:  Third Friday Reception on Feb. 19 from 6-9.   AND a Meet-and-Greet Reception with local business leaders and community activists on Saturday, February 27 from 6-8 pm, for you to join the discussion. A second meeting will be on Sat. Mar. 5 from 1-3 pm.   One of my images was accepted in this show. Thanks to jurors Aaron Mandel, Carter Cue,  Josh Parker, and the Pleiades staff.

*** “Abstract Perspectives” is the theme of this year’s  annual Members’ Show at  Through This Lens  in Durham NC.  Each of us has one photo on display.  Check it out before it ends February 13, 2016!

*** The Hillsborough Gallery of Arts in Hillsborough NC will display its annual Juried Exhibition  “Resolutions 2016”  from January 4th – Jan. 24th.  Opening Reception is on Friday Jan. 8, 2016 from 6-9pm. The show includes 2 of my images chosen from statewide submissions.  Juror Peter Nisbet will talk briefly and award prizes around 7:00. Hope to see you there!

2015

*** Litmus Gallery in Raleigh will have its Juried Exhibition “Anything Goes 2015” from November 6 – December 4, and one of my images is included in the show.

*** Review in The Herald-Sun  paper from Sunday October 4 by Blue Greenberg.

*** September-October 2015:  “Inclined Toward Amber” — Solo Exhibition at Through This Lens  in Durham NC.  The Opening Reception will be on September 18th during Third Friday, from 6-9pm.  Hope to see you there!  Work will continue to be displayed until October 10.   See the Gallery for hours, and let me know if you would like me to meet with you.

*** Juried Exhibition: Included in the 61st Annual Juried Exhibition of the Durham Art Guild.  Show is on display Sept. 4 – Oct. 17 at the Durham Arts Council Building in Durham. The Reception will ALSO be on September 18th during Third Friday, from 5-7pm.  Come to both that night!  Thanks to Juror Alice Gray Stites, Museum Director and Chief Curator of 21c Museum Hotels.

Reeves- Second Place

“Untitled” wins Second Place Award

Reeves Award Honorable Mention

“Walker Farm II” wins an Honorable Mention

*** Prizes! I am honored that both images displayed in the Will Grossman Memorial Contest at Through This Lens  gallery have won awards, one as Second Place, the other as Honorable Mention.  What a thrill! Thanks to the Grossman family for their support of photography and the gallery in Durham. And thanks to the jurors:
Dan Gottlieb: Director of Planning & Design, NC Museum of Art
Kenneth Rodgers: Director, NCCU Art Museum
Barbara Tyroler: CO-Director of CLICK Triangle Photography Consortium

*** Gallery shows!  Come see my works and others at Through This Lens Gallery, Durham Arts Council, and The ArtsCenter in Carrboro in the months of May and June 2015.