Awards

2007 – 2008

  • Sabbatical leave awarded by ECSU

2006

  • ECSU Summer Curriculum Development Grant

2003

  • Honorable Mention, Rainbow Kenya Bushongo, Contemporary Art Influenced by African Culture, The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago, IL

2002

  • 1st Place Award, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, 91st Exhibition
    1st Place Award, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, 91st Exhibition 1st Place Award, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, 91st Exhibition
  • Excellence Award for Creative and Scholarly Activity, ECSU

2001

  • Member, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, awarded after acceptance in three juried exhibitions

2000

  • Sabbatical leave awarded by ECSU

1997

  • Drawing Octagon Winter Twist received the Rockport Publishers Award of Distinction at the 5th Annual CPSA International Exhibition
    Drawing Octagon Winter Twist received the Rockport Publishers Award of Distinction at the 5th Annual CPSA International Exhibition Drawing Octagon Winter Twist received the Rockport Publishers Award of Distinction at the 5th Annual CPSA International Exhibition
  • Signature Status of the Colored Pencil Society of America, awarded after admission in three juried exhibitions
    5th Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) International Exhibition, awarded after admission in three juried exhibitions 5th Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) International Exhibition, awarded after admission in three juried exhibitions

1997-1998

  • ECSU Faculty Development Award

1996

  • 1996-1997 CSU Research Grant Award
  • AAUP Summer Development Award Drawing Octagon Twist Clear Night received The Berol Corporation

1995

  • Award at the 1995 International Colored Pencil Exhibition
  • ECSU Faculty Development Award, Project Title: Creative Imaging for Artists Selected by the City of Hartford for an exhibition at the Pump House Gallery

1993

  • Drawing Red&Orange received the Winsor-Newton Award of Excellence at the 1993 International Juried Colored Pencil Exhibition

1982

  • Graphics Fellowship in Drawing, Creative Artists Public Service Program
  • CAPS, a program sponsored by the New York State Council on the Arts