Timeline

Born in Plymouth, Massachusetts, 1944
Currently resides in Houston, Texas
Education
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MFA, Painting, 1970-72
New York Studies Program, School of Visual Arts, New York City, 1970-72
Art Students League, New York, New York, 1967-70
Awards
International Association of Art Critics/USA Award, 2007
Texas Artist of the Year, Houston, Texas, 2006
Rockefeller Foundation, Bellagio Center, Bellagio, Italy, 2001
Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Space Program Grant, 1999-00
Cultural Arts Council of Houston Artist Fellowship, 1999
Pollock - Krasner Foundation Grant, 1997-98
California Arts Council Artist Fellowship, 1990
National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artists Fellowship, 1978-79, 1987-88
Massachusetts Council on the Arts Artist Fellowship, 1981, 1985

Exhibitions

2008
Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR (solo)
2007
The Gallery at UTA, Arlington, Texas (solo)
2007
The Grace Museum, Abilene, Texas (solo)
2007
Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana (solo)
2007
Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2007
Conduit Gallery, Dallas, Texas (solo)
2007
Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, Texas (solo)
2007
“Pushing the Envelope”, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, Texas
2007
“Pushing the Envelope”, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, Texas
2007
“In Context”, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, New York
2006
“Contemporary Art Houston”, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2006
“25th Anniversary Exhibition: A Century of Collage”, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, Oregon
2006
“Texas 100: Selections from the El Paso Museum of Art,” El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas
2006
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
2006
Art League Houston, Houston, Texas (solo)
2006
Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, Texas (solo)
2006
Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2006
Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, Illinois (solo)
2005
Conduit Gallery, Dallas, Texas (solo)
2005
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts (solo)
2005
“David Ireland, Jess, Al Souza”, Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas
2005
“COLLAGE signs & surfaces”, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, New York
2005
“Summer Sustenance”, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, New York
2004
“Perspectives @ 25: A Quarter Century of New Art in Houston”, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas
2004
Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2004
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
2004
Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, Tennessee (solo)
2004
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, North Carolina (solo)
2004
Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana (solo)
2004
“The 2004 DeCordova Annual Exhibition”, DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts
2004
“Possible Worlds”, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
2003
“Comic Release”, Carnegie Melon University, Pittsburgh, PA; Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA; University of North Texas, Denton, TX; Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA; Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX
2003
“Red on Red”, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia
2003
“For the Birds”, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, Texas
2003
Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, Virginia (solo)
2003
Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2003
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
2002
Pillsbury Peters Fine Art, Houston, Texas (solo)
2002
Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2002
Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, DC (solo)
2002
Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana (solo)
2002
“Grid Coordinates”, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
2002
“Artists to Artists”, ACE Gallery, New York, New York
2002
“Contemporary Narrative”, Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, Florida
2001
“Material Whirled”, Art in General, New York, New York
2001
“BeHold”, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Portland, Oregon
2001
Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, Virginia (solo)
2001
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
2001
Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2000
Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
2000
2000 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art New York, NY
2000
Quint Contemporary Art La Jolla, CA (solo)
2000
Moody Gallery Houston,TX (solo)
2000
Pillsbury Peters Fine Art Dallas, TX (solo)
1999
International Communication Art Biennale, Society for the Culture of Living Sabac, Yugoslavia
1998
Der Vogel Selbsterkenntnis, Tiroler Volkskunst Museum Innsbruck, Austria
1998
3 Texas Artists, Alfred University Alfred, NY
1998
The Portrait Show, West End Gallery Houston, TX
1998
Blurred Boundaries, Winter Street Art Center Houston, TX
1998
Tiroler Volkskunst Museum Innsbruck, Austria
1998
Roswell Museum and Art Center Roswell, NM (solo)
1997
Quint Contemporary Art La Jolla, CA (solo)
1997
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego La Jolla, CA
1997
Museum of Fine Arts Houston,TX
1996
Guernsey College Guernsey Channel Islands, England (solo)