Born Concord, New Hampshire

Lives and works in New York City

MFA, Brooklyn College (CUNY), Brooklyn, New York,

BA, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York


2024 - Present; 2012 – 2019

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Humanities Department, LaGuardia Community College (CUNY).

Introduction to Art, 34 students.  Arthur Simms, program chair.

Classes: Intro to Drawing, Intro to Painting, Intermediate Drawing, Intermediate Painting, Introduction to Design, Introduction to Art.  (Syllabi available on request)



If Color Could Kill: New Painting From New York.  Paul Behnke, Pat Berran, Trudy Benson, Robert Otto Epstein, Keltie Ferris, Brooke Moyse, Gary Petersen, Craig Taylor.  Salena Gallery, LIU Brooklyn (April 2016), traveling to Palmer Gallery, Vassar College (Fall 2016).


 Nomencolorature, Centotto, Bushwick, NY


 Open Call, Lorimoto, Ridgewood, NY

 Making History: Arts In Bushwick Benefit Exhibition, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY


 Back In Situ, Or Turns, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY

 NURTUREart Benefit, The Boiler, Brooklyn, NY

 LoMG Summer Invitational, Life On Mars, Brooklyn, NY

 Legend Anew, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY

 Arts In Bushwick BOS Benefit exhibition, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY


 NURTUREart Benefit, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY


 Color Fusion*, Brooklyn College Library Gallery, Brooklyn NY


 Cluster Bomb, Bowery Poetry Club, New York, NY

 Pumps, Place Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


 Thing Spending, Regina Rex at Fortress To Solitude, Brooklyn, NY

 Common Ground, Arts@Renaissance / St. Nick's Alliance, Brooklyn, NY

 Chelsea Eye and The High Line, Commissioned Wall Paintings on Canvas, Chelsea Eye Associates, New York, NY

 2010 B.C., Brooklyn College MFA Thesis Exhibition, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY

 MFA Showcase, Brooklyn College Student Center, Brooklyn, NY


 My Philosophy Is Thank You Very Much, Commissioned Wall Painting, Brooklyn College Student Center, Brooklyn, NY

 If I Coulda, I Woulda, And That's Showbiz, Wall Painting, Art MFA Office, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

 Hello My Name Is CUNY, Freckles Studio, New York, NY

 Marine Park, Temporary Wall Painting, Boylan Hall, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY


 New Paintings*, International Digital Centre, New York, NY

 All Hallows' Even, The Gowanus Studio Space, Brooklyn, NY


Ski Slopes 125 And Other Paintings*, Lick-Itty Splitz Ice Cream, Mattituck, NY

 The Jane Paintings*, Milk & Cookies Bakery, New York, NY

*solo exhibition


2014                 Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT

2014                 Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY

2009, 2010        Charles G. Shaw Award for Excellence in Painting, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

2007-2008        The Gowanus Studio Space, Brooklyn, NY, Original Member

2006                 Chashama Studio Residency, 57th Street Studios, New York, NY



“Letters From A Painter: Brice Marden.”  Art In America, Jan 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 1, p98-101.


Art Reviews:

“Summer Brooms: Cat Balco at Rick Wester Fine Art.” Posted 1/3/2020.

“External Reflections: Patrick Berran at Chapter NY.” Posted 11/18/2017.

“Oil And Water: Patrick Shoemaker at Anna Zorina.” Posted 6/3/2016.

"Dana Schutz: Petzel Gallery." Art In America, Nov 2015. p158-159.

“Lots With Little: Josh Smith at Luhring Augustine.” Posted 10/30/2015.

“Trudy Benson Shapes Of Things: Lisa Cooley.”  Posted 5/1/15.

“Samuel Jablon: Freight + Volume.” Art In America, November, 2014. p179-180.

“Patricia Treib: Wallspace.” Art In America, February 2014. p92-93.

“Monique van Genderen: D’Amelio.”  Art In America, January 2013, Vol. 101 Issue 1. p102-103.

“Olbert Oehlen: Gagosian.”  Art In America, June/July 2012, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p162.

“Gary Peterson and Halsey Hathaway: Storefront Bushwick.”  Art In America, May 2012, Vol. 100 Issue 5. p177.

“Pat Passlof: Elizabeth Harris.”  Art In America, Feb 2012, Vol. 100 Issue 2, p114-115.

“Per Kirkeby: Michael Werner.”  Art In America, Dec 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 11, p131-132.

“Craig Taylor: Sue Scott.”  Art In America,  Nov 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 10, p174-175.

“Michael Williams: Canada.”  Art In America, Oct 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 9, p183-184.

“Jennifer Bartlett: Pace.”   Art In America, May 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 5, p159-160.

“Hurvin Anderson: Michael Werner.”  Art In America, Apr 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p120-121.

“Julian Hatton: Elizabeth Harris.”  Art In America, Mar 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p157-158.

“John Walker: Knoedler.”  Art In America, Mar 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p158.

“Daniel Hesidence: D’Amelio Terras.” Art In America, Feb 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 2, p99.

“Matthew Chambers: Untitled.”  Art In America, Jan 2011, Vol. 99 Issue 1, p114-115.

“Gabriel Hartley: Foxy Production.”  Art In America, Dec 2010, Vol. 98 Issue 11, p144-146.

“Joan Snyder: Betty Cuningham.”  Art In America, Nov 2010, Vol. 98 Issue 10, p176-177.


1997  Collision (16mm, Color, 29 minutes) Wrote and directed.

Film was shown at festivals worldwide

1995  Smooch! (16mm, Color, 12 minutes) Wrote and directed.

Film was shown at over 20 festivals worldwide


 Himmel, Charly. “BC Grad Jeff Frederick Does It On The Wall.”  The Kingsman (Brooklyn College), October 2, 2012.

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