Timeline

1950
Born in Los Angeles, California
1969
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
1970
Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, California
1970
Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles, California
1970–1977
Lukits Academy of Fine Art, Los Angeles, California
1974–1977
Personal Apprentice to Theodore Lukits
1994
Gold Medal Recipient of the California Discovery Award
1997
Recipient of the Pasadena Arts Council's Gold Crown Award for Visual Art
1997
Co-founder, California Art Academy and Museum, Pasadena, California
2004
Nominated “Visual Artist of the Year” by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England
2007
Awarded the Gold Medal at the 96th Annual California Art Club Gold Medal Juried Exhibition; Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA
2007
Awarded the John J. Geraghty Award from The Autry National Center

Exhibitions

2007
Pasadena Museum of California Art – 96th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, CA
2007
Bergstrom-Mahler Museum – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America; Neenah, Wisconsin
2006–2007
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Gallery – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America; Wausau, Wisconsin
2006
American Legacy Fine Arts, LLC – Mount Shasta-The North Face, Pasadena, CA
2006
City of Portsmouth, Portsmouth Museum, Courthouse Gallery – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America; Portsmouth, Virginia
2006
Pasadena Museum of California Art – 95th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, CA
2006
National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum – Drawn to Yellowstone: Artists in America’s First National Park; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2005–2006
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture – Drawn to Yellowstone: Artists in America’s First National Park; Spoke, Washington
2005
Museum of the Southwest – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America; Midland, Texas
2005
Buffalo Bill Historical Center – Drawn to Yellowstone: Artists in America’s First National Park; Cody, Wyoming
2005
Museum of Texas Tech University – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America; Lubbock, Texas
2005
Autry National Center - 8th Annual Masters of the American West; Los Angeles, California
2005
George Bush Presidential Library – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America, College Station, Texas
2004–2005
Pasadena Museum of California Art – 94th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, CA
2004–2005
Museum of the American West, Autry National Center – Drawn to Yellowstone: Artists in America’s First National Park; Los Angeles, California
2004
California Art Club Gallery at The Old Mill – In the Midst of Moonlight; San Marino, California
2004
Hillsdale College – America Seen; Hillsdale, Michigan
2004
Haggin Museum – From Sea to Shining Sea: A Reflection of America; Stockton, CA
2004
Autry Museum of Western Heritage - 7th Annual Masters of the American West; Los Angeles, California
2003–2004
California Art Club Gallery at The Old Mill – Expressions of Winter; San Marino, CA
2003
Pasadena Museum of California Art – 93rd Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, CA
2003
Colorado History Museum – Salon d’Arts (invited national artists); Denver Colorado
2003
Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art – On Location in Malibu 2003 (CAC group); Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
2003
Autry Museum of Western Heritage – 6th Annual Masters of the American West; Los Angeles, California
2003
Skidmore Contemporary Art – Peter Adams: Pastels of Malibu; Malibu, California (solo)
2002
Hollis Gallery – Hidden Pools of the San Gabriels; South Pasadena, California (solo)
2002
Autry Museum of Western Heritage – 5th Annual Masters of the American West; Los Angeles, California
2001–2002
Laguna Art Museum – Representing L.A:Pictorial Currents in Contemporary Southern California Art (curated by Gordon Fuglie, Director, Laband Art Gallery), Laguna Beach
2001
Haggin Museum - Contemporary Artists Paint Yosemite and the Eastern Sierra; a California Art Club Invitational, Stockton, CA
2001
Pasadena Historical Museum – 91st Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, CA
2001
Art Museum of South Texas – Representing L.A.: Pictorial Currents in Contemporary Southern California Art (curated by Gordon Fuglie, Director, Laband Art Gallery), Corpus Christie, Texas
2001
Autry Museum of Western Heritage – 4th Annual Masters of the American West; Los Angeles, California
2001
Pasadena Historical Museum – 92nd Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, CA
2001
The Newington-Cropsey Foundation – American Society of Classical Realism Guild of Artists, Hastings-on-Hudson, New York
2000–2001
Frye Art Museum – Representing L.A.: Pictorial Currents in Contemporary Southern California Art (curated by Gordon Fuglie, Director, Laband Art Gallery), Seattle, WA
2000
Phippen Museum – On Location in Malibu (CAC group); Prescott, Arizona
2000
Pasadena Historical Museum – 90th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition (CAC group); Pasadena, California
1999–2000
Autry Museum of Western Heritage – 3rd Annual Masters of the American West; Los Angeles, California
1999
Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art – On Location in Malibu (CAC group); Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
1999
Galerie Gabrie - France & Italy: Painting New Perspectives; Pasadena, California (solo)