Education
        Master of Fine Arts – Painting University of Washington - Seattle, WA
        Bachelor of Fine Arts – Painting University of Puget Sound - Tacoma, WA

Awards and Honors
2012        First Prize - Painting - The CVG Washington Annual - CVG Gallery - Bremerton, WA
2003        Centrum Artist Creative Residency - Port Townsend, WA
2001        Artist Trust - Earthquake Recovery Grant - Seattle, WA
1998        Grant - Change Inc. - New York Grant - Artists’ Fellowship Inc. - New York
1996        Centrum Artist Creative Residency - Port Townsend, WA
1992        Honorable Mention - The Florida National 1992 - Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
1989        Visual Arts Grant - The Pollock/Krasner Foundation, Inc - New York
1987        Juror's Award - Painting - Pacific Northwest Arts & Crafts Fair - Bellevue, WA
1987        Northwest Poets and Artist Calendar - 1988
1986        1st Prize, Painting - 1st Annual National Juried Exhibition - Viridian Gallery - NY
1984        Special Project - Bumbershoot '84 Seattle Arts Festival - Seattle, WA
1981        First Prize – Painting - Washington Painting/Sculpture '81 - Tacoma Art Museum
1981        Dr. Lester S. Baskin Memorial Award - Tacoma Art Museum - Tacoma, WA

Solo Exhibitions
2011        Spirit of the Land - Mavi Contemporary Art Gallery - Tacoma, WA
2009       Intimate Landscapes - Handforth Gallery - Tacoma, WA
2008       The Valley Series - Chase Gallery - Spokane, WA
2007       The Valley Series - Northwind Gallery - Port Townsend, WA
2006       The Valley Series – New Paintings - Alexis Hotel - Seattle, WA
2001       The Jazz Suite - Foster/White Gallery - Kirkland, WA
1997       Monotypes from Centrum - Foster/White Gallery - Kirkland, WA
1997       City Slickers - Margo Jacobsen Gallery - Portland, OR
1996       New Paintings - Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, WA 
1994       On the Road - The Imagined Landscape - Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, WA
1993       Foster/White Gallery - Kirkland, WA
1992       Going to the Crossroad - Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, WA
1990       Paintings - Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, WA
1989       Paintings - Giustina Gallery - Oregon State University - Corvallis, OR
1988       Paintings - Reed Whipple Cultural Center Gallery - Las Vegas, NV
1988       New Paintings - Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, WA
1987       Paintings -Maude Kerns Art Center - Eugene, OR
1986       Viridian Gallery - New York, NY Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, WA
1983       Recent Paintings - Traver Sutton Gallery - Seattle, WA
               Recent Paintings - Fountain Gallery - Portland, OR
               Memorial Union Gallery - Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ
1982       Tacoma Art Museum - Tacoma, WA
1979       Kiku Gallery - Seattle, WA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2012       The CVG Washington Annual - CVG Gallery - Bremerton, WA
2009       Five Artists, Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, WA
               Robert Daniel Gallery, Tacoma, WA
2008       Pierce Arts at Pierce College, Fine Arts Gallery, Steilacoom, WA
               Brushes With the Land, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA
               Addicted to Art, 7th Annual Poncho Invitational, Seattle, WA
2007       Diane DeBilzan Gallery - Laguna Beach, CA
               Art Matters – Lemon Tree – Tacoma, WA
2006       Studios Part 3:  SODO - SAM Gallery - Seattle Art Museum  
               Art Matters - Lemon Tree - Tacoma Washington
2005       UW School of Art - MFA Alumni Invitational Exhibition – SAM Gallery  
                                   Seattle Art Museum - Seattle, WA
               Art Matters - Lemon Tree - Tacoma, Washington
               All About Art - Poncho Invitational – Seattle, WA                                                                     
               Northwest Landscapes -  Foster/White Gallery - Seattle, Washington       
2004       The Red Door Project - Invitational Temporary Public Art Installation -
                                    Tacoma, Washington        
               Modes of Abstraction, Foster/White Gallery - Kirkland, Washington
               Faculty Exhibition - The Gallery at Tacoma Community College - Tacoma, WA
2003       Art Matters - Lemon Tree - Tacoma, Washington
2002       The Portrait Project, BumberBienniale, Seattle, Washington
2002       All About Art - Poncho Invitational - Seattle, WA
2001       Splendor in the Bash - Henry Art Gallery - University of Washington - Seattle
1999       Poncho Invitational Fine Art - Seafirst Gallery - Seattle, WA
               Y2BASH - Henry Art Gallery - University of Washington - Seattle, WA
               Artworks for AIDS - Northwest AIDS Foundation - Seattle, WA
1998       Art on the Line - Henry Art Gallery - University of Washington – Seattle, WA     
1997       Printworks - Kirkland Arts Center - Kirkland,WA                          
               Artworks for AIDS - Northwest AIDS Foundation - Seattle, WA
               Miniatures, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland Oregon
1995       100 Years, 100 Paintings in Washington State, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue,
                                                      Washington 
               Artwork for AIDS ‘95, Seattle Center Pavilion, Seattle, Washington
1994       They Shoot Painters Don’t They? Center for Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
1993       About Face, Biennial Competition, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
1992       Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, Washington
               Seattle Invitational - Here Today . . . Security Pacific Gallery, Seattle, WA
               The Florida National 1992, University Gallery and Museum, Florida State
                                                        University, Tallahassee, Florida
               The Form Divine, Italia, Seattle, Washington
1991       The Artist in the Art: Self Portraits, Bumbershoot '91, Seattle Arts Festival
1990       Summer Suite, Joanne Warfield Gallery, Los Angeles, California
               Big Sky Biennial VI, Jon B. Davis Gallery, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
1989       Fear of Others, International Art Exhibit Against Racism, Vancouver, B.C.
1989       4th Annual Greater Midwest International Exhibition, Central Missouri
                                                         State University Warrensburg, Missouri
                43rd Annual Pacific Northwest Arts & Crafts Fair, Bellevue Art Museum,
                                                         Bellevue, Washington
1988       Fire and Ice Exhibition, Downey Museum of Art, Downey, California
               Mist and Mythology, Gensler & Associates, Los Angeles, California
               In Transit: The Concept of Transport in Art, Bumbershoot '88 Seattle Arts
                                                         Festival, Seattle, Washington
               42nd Annual Pacific Northwest Arts & Crafts Fair, Bellevue Art Museum,
                                                         Bellevue, Washington
1987       Five Monumental Paintings, Bumbershoot '87 Seattle Arts Festival
               Inaugural Show, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, California
               Figurative Painting, Gallery Hirondelle, New York, New York
               Night Screams/Day Dreams, Galeria Mesa, Mesa, Arizona
1986       1st Annual National Juried Exhibition, Viridian Gallery, New York, NY
               Shadow Project '86, August 6, Hiroshima Day, Milan, Italy
               Bumbershoot Open : House, Bumbershoot '86, Seattle Arts Festival
               40th Annual Pacific Northwest Arts & Crafts Fair, Bellevue, Washington
1985       Seattle Painting 1925-1985, Bumberbiennale '85, Bumbershoot 85, 
               Through the Looking Glass, Safeco Plaza, Seattle, Washington
               Neo York/Seattle, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, Washington
1983       Northwest Juried Art '83, Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA
               37th Annual Pacific Northwest Arts & Crafts Fair, Bellevue, Washington
1983       Contemporary Regional Art, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, Washington
1981       10th Annual Washington Painting/Sculpture '81, Tacoma Art Museum     
1981       The Mind's Eye - Expressionism, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington
1980       44th Annual National Painting Show, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
1977       53rd Annual National Exhibition, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, Utah
1976       San Diego Fine Arts Gallery, San Diego, California
1975       21st Annual All California Juried Show, Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, California
1974       Bumbershoot Festival '74 Visual Arts Invitational, Seattle, WA
1973       3rd Annual Washington Painting/Sculpture '73, Tacoma Art Museum
               2nd Annual National Art Competition - Grand Galleria, Seattle, WA
               33rd Annual Exhibition of Watercolors, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
1970       56th Annual Exhibition of Northwest Artists, Seattle Art Museum

Museum Exhibitions
 1993       About Face- Biennial Competition - Tacoma Art Museum - Tacoma, WA
1992       Pacific Northwest Annual - Bellevue Art Museum - Bellevue, WA
               The Florida National 1992 - University Gallery and Museum - Florida State University - Tallahassee, FL
1988       Fire and Ice Exhibition - Downey Museum of Art - Downey, California
1983       Northwest Juried Art '83 - Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum - Spokane, WA
1983       Contemporary Regional Art - Bellevue Art Museum - Bellevue, Washington
1982       Tacoma Art Museum – Solo Exhibition – Tacoma, WA
1981       10th Annual Washington Painting/Sculpture '81 - Tacoma Art Museum
1980       44th Annual National Painting Show - Butler Institute of American Art - Youngstown, OH
1977       53rd Annual National Exhibition - Springville Museum of Art - Springville, UT
1976       San Diego Fine Arts Gallery - San Diego, California
1975       21st Annual All California Juried Show - Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, CA
1973       3rd Annual Washington Painting/Sculpture “73 - Tacoma Art Museum
               33rd Annual Exhibition of Watercolors - Seattle Art Museum - Seattle, WA
1970       56th Annual Exhibition of Northwest Artists - Seattle Art Museum


Selected Public and Corporate Collections
Washington State Arts Commission                           Safeco Corporation
Tacoma Art Museum                                                Hotel Griffon, San Francisco, California
Amgen Corporation                                                  Karr Tuttle Campbell, Seattle, Washington                                                                                        
River Place Hotel, Portland, Oregon                          Fred Meyer Trust
Nordstrom Corporation                                             Louis Owen Inc., Seattle, Washington
Washington Athletic Club                                          Taphouse Grill, Bellevue, Washington                                       
and many private collections throughout the Country


Studio Locations
Laguna Beach, California
Tacoma, Washington

Related Activities                                                                
2006         Exhibition Juror - Alchemy of the Abstract - Northwind Gallery - Port Townsend, WA
                Exhibition Juror - Kent Cornucopia Days - Kent, WA 
2004-07    Teaching - Oil Painting - Pratt Fine Arts Center – Seattle, WA
                  Teaching - Oil Painting - Tacoma Community College – Tacoma, WA
2000-06    Art Installation - Linda Hodges Gallery - Seattle, WA
1999-01    Art Condition Assessment - Collection of the Washington State Arts Commission
                 Art Condition Assessment & Documentation - City of Tacoma % For Art Collection 
1998         Teaching, Monotype - Creativity Week - Centrum Art Center - Port Townsend, WA
1998         Art Installer - Artech Art Service - Seattle, WA
1982         Founded Westworks Studios - Provided economical workspace for artists for over 19 years.
1974         Teaching - Painting & Drawing - Seward Park Art Studios - City of Seattle

 Publications
Clayton, Alec, “Teachers on the Spot”, Weekly Volcano, March 18, 2004
“Tacoma’s Red Door Project” Main Street News No. 209 August 2004
Gragg, Randy, “Turner’s Twists and Turns”, The Oregonian, June 20, 1997
Dalkey, Victoria, "Medium with a Message", The Sacramento Bee, May 20, 1990, Encore pp. 6-7
Arts in Action Society, Fear of Others: In Search of Tolerance/Art Against Racism, Metropolitan Press, Ltd., 1989, cover and p. 97
Griffin, Kevin, "Exhibit Rocks Racism", The Vancouver Sun, September 28, 1989, p. 1E
"Turner Abstracts Being Displayed", Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas, Nevada, July 31, 1988, p.8
"Nightmare Art Displayed in Galeria's New Exhibit", Mesa Independent, Mesa, AZ, October 7, 1987, p. 2
Hackett, Regina, "Art on the Streets - Some of the Best is Unsanctioned", Seattle Post- Intelligencer,October 4, 1987, p. 1F
Bennet, Laura Lee, "Art That Warms Us", Reflex 9/1/1, September/October 1987, Vol. 1, No. 5, pp. 20-21
Glowen, Ron, "Artists Celebrate Sensuality Quietly", The Everett Herald, July 16, 987, August 13, 1987, The Key, p. 5
"Maude Kerns Gives Reception for Exhibitors", The Register-Guard, Eugene, Oregon, April 3, 1987, p. 8D
Berger, David, "How the Local Talent Developed a Regional Identity", Pacific Northwest Art Exposition, Program, 1986, pp. 3-4
Hackett, Regina, "`Neo York/Seattle' Has the Good, the Bad and the Ugly", Pacific Northwest Art Exposition Program, 1986, pp. 3-4
Glowen, Ron, "The Good, The Bad, The Neo", The Everett Herald, April 25, 1985, p. 2E
Stamets, John, "Street Art", Arts Line, Vol. II No. 6, October 1984, p. B4
Behrens, Tim, "Exhibit Shows Off Regional Talent", The Spokane Spokesman Review, October 30, 1983, p. E12
Anderson, Peter, "Art Exhibition Quite Exciting", Mooring Mast, Pacific Lutheran University, May 7, 1983, p. 12
"Two Northwest Painters Open Union Art Show", The Phoenix Gazette, January 8, 1983
Tucker, Cheryl, "Exciting, Diverse Show at Museum", Tacoma News Tribune, August 9, 1981, pp. 7-8
Wotton, Warren B., "Painting Vigorous, Sculpture Artful", Tacoma News Tribune, May 7, 1981, p. B8
West, Harvey, The Washington Year: A Contemporary View, 1980-1981, University of Washington Press, 1982, pp. xvii 7.14
Hackett, Regina, "Gallery Hits Lucky Number", Seattle Post-Intelligencer, April 29, 1981
Kangas, Matthew, "Expressionism Needs Definition", Argus, May 8, 1981, p. 12