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Biography


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008 Entering from the Inside, Temple Judea Museum, Elkins Park, PA.

2007 Flora/Fauna, Flatfile galleries, Chicago, IL

2006 Grass Skirt Extra Large III, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN.
2006 Vermont Preserve, Burlington City Arts, Firehouse Gallery, Burlington, VT.

2005 Environmental Architectonica, Karpio + Facchini Gallery, Miami, FL.

2004 Looking Out, Littlejohn Contemporary, New York, NY.
2004 Taking Root: Germany, Dina4 Projekte, Munich, Germany.

2003 Visiting Artist Exhibition, Marywood University Art Department, Scranton, PA.

2002 Burguet Project One, Le Quai de la Batterie, Atelier-galerie d'Art contemporain, Arras, France.
2002 Michele Brody, Duncan Smith Theater and Gallery, Holmdel, NJ.

2001 Centrosurnorte Jacob Karpio Gallery, San Jose, Costa Rica.
2001 Re-Covering the Cityscape: Having Our Say About NYC, Blue Heron Arts Center, New York, NY.

2000 Re-Covering the Cityscape, Cooper Union Great Hall Gallery, New York, NY.
2000 Land-Scaping, Lafayette College, Williams Center for the Arts, Easton, PA.
2000 Re-Covering the Cityscape, Jefferson Market Library, New York, NY.
2000 Umbral/Limen, Museo de Arte y Diseno Contemporaneo, San Jose, Costa Rica.
2000 Transformative Nature, Central Michigan University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, MI.

1999 Land-Scaping, The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Space Program, New York, NY.

1998 Taking Root, Le Quai de la Batterie, Atelier-galerie d'Art contemporain, Arras, France.
1998 Michele Brody, Bowman Gallery, Allegheny College Art Galleries, Meadville, PA.
1998 The Nature of Light, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA.

1997 Wetland Preserve, Carriage House Project Space, Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY.
1997 Pathway Through The Tower of Jewels, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA.
1997 Chevron, McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, IL.
1997 Prairie Preserve, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN.

1996 Presencing, An installation in four city locations,sponsored by Automatic Art Gallery, Chicago,IL.
1996 Prairie Preserve, Automatic Art Gallery, Chicago, IL.
1996 New Growth, Fulcrum Gallery SoHo, New York, NY.

1995 Tree Wraps, Lincoln Park Cultural Center, sponsored by Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL.
1995 Prairie Experiment, A.R.C. Gallery: Raw Space Installation, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, IL.
1995 An Experiment in Growth, Duncan Smith Theater, Holmdel, NJ.

1994 Garden Lace, David Adler Cultural Center, an "On The Porch" installation, Libertyville, IL.
1994 Seed Posts, NW corner of Jackson Blvd. and Columbus Dr., Art Institute of Chicago, IL.

1993 Sullivan Walkway, NW corner of Monroe St. and Columbus Dr., Grant Park, Chicago, IL.
1993 Draped Fence, NW corner of Jackson Blvd. and Columbus Dr., Art Institute of Chicago, IL.
1993 Basement Tea Room, Installation and Performance, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2008 Material Terrain, Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS.

2007 Material Terrain, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, FL.
2007 Material Terrain, Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC.
2007 Material Terrain, Cheekwood Museum and Botanical Garden, TN.

2006 Material Terrain, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN.
2006 Material Terrain, Memphis Brooks Museum, Memphis, TN.
2006 Among The Trees, The New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ
2006 Women and the Environment: WEAD EAST, Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, NY.

2005 PAZ: The Line Between Life and Death, Karpio + Facchini Gallery, Miami, FL.
2005 Passages, Abington Art Center and Sculpture Park, Jenkintown, PA.
2005 Material Terrain, Traveling exhibit commissioned by the Laumeier Sculpture Park and Museum, St. Louis, MO.

2004 Natural Habitat, Paine Art Center and Gardens, Oshkosh, WI.
2004 Re-futuring the Brownfields of Teaneck Creek, Teaneck Creek Conservancy, Teaneck, NJ.
2004 Women's History Month, Faculty Show, Taos Institute of Art, Taos, NM.

2003 Going Public: Public Projects, AIA New York Chapter Center for Architecture, New York, NY.
2003 FUTURE EC(H)OS, Renewable Brooklyn Exhibition at the Tennis House in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY.
2003 Crossings, Artist Projects at the Essex Street Market, In conjunction with CAA Conference New York, NY.

2002 Made by Nature, Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, NY.
2002 Garden Paradox: Public Art Projects, Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA.
2002 Artist to Artist, Ace Gallery, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, NY, NY.
2002 ARTeur: Visual Codex, NY Arts Magazine Gallery - NYC, and Maryland Art Place - Baltimore, MD.
2002 Forces of Nature, Rockland Center For the Arts, West Nyack, NY.

2001 Arquetipos, Museo de Arte y Diseno Contemporaneo, San Jose, Costa Rica.

2000 Sewers of the World Unite, 5th Moscow International Exhibition Art-Manege, Moscow, Russia.
2000 Meat Market Art Fair, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY.
2000 Bounded Intervals, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI.

1999 Illuminated Manuscripts, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach, VA.
1999 In View of Nature, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY.
1999 Storied Land, Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazenovia, NY.
1999 Natural Resources, Northern Illinois University Art Museum, Chicago Gallery, IL.
1999 Richard Kelly Grant Award Exhibition, Illuminating Engineering Society, NY, NY.

1998 Signs, Forms, Systems Converging: Life Emerging, Operation Greenhouse, Brooklyn, NY.
1998 Artist's Small Works Exhibition, Studio in a School Gallery at 1 East 53rd Street, NY.
1998 What Does it Mean to be Where You Are? Outdoor Exhibition, McCarren Park, Brooklyn, NY.

1997 Permaculture-nature as a model, Galeria Arte Elemental, Cadiz, Spain.
1997 The Garden Show, The Portland Institute For Contemporary Art, Portland, OR.
1997 Food For Thought II, Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, Virginia Beach, VA.
1997 IN TOUCH: Tactile Art, Elsa Mott Ives Gallery, YWCA of NYC, NY.

1996 Faculty Exhibit, Colorado College, Coburn Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO.
1996 Fiber '96, Textile Arts Centre, Chicago, IL.
1996 Food For Thought, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI.
1996 Light Let Loose, Juried Exhibition, Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts, Chicago, IL.
1996 Flora '96, Juried Exhibition, Winner: Award of Merit, Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL.

1995 Speaking Volumes, Book Arts Exhibition, Barat College, Lake Forest, IL.
1995 ARC Regional II, Juried Exhibition, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, IL.
1995 Chicago House House, Installation in sculpture garden, Chicago, IL.
1995 Artist-Made Books, Juried Exhibition, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, IL.

1994 Fiber '94, Juried Exhibition, Textile Arts Centre, Chicago, IL.

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

2007 Jewish Community Center in Manhattan, Permanent Lobby Installation, New York, NY.

2006 Heritage Green Neighborhood Park, Etched concrete design for park overlook point, City of Frisco, Texas.

2005 MTA Arts for Transit , Faceted glass window screens for the Allerton Ave station along the #2 line, Bronx, NY.
2005 Public Art for Public Schools, Sites for Students project at P.S./M.S. 194 Bronx, NY.

2004 Re-futuring the Brownfields of Teaneck Creek, Teaneck Creek Conservancy, Teaneck, NJ.
2004 Burguet Project, Le Quai de la Batterie, Atelier-galerie d'Art Contemporain, Arras, France.

2003 Marywood Walk, Sculpted Cast Concrete Walkway, Marywood University, Scranton, PA.

2002 Re-Covering the Cityscape: Impressions of History Underfoot, Assay Office Cover. The installation of a uniquely cast manhole cover in the sidewalk at 30 Wall Street in conjunction with life-size projection in commemoration of the Assay Office Building that stood from 1823-1915.

1999 Elusive Walkways: Hill Top Path, Cast Concrete Walkway , Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazenovia, NY.

1995 The Noyes Walk, Cast Concrete Walkway, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL.

1992 Blind Shadows, Clark Building, Colorado State University, Ft Collins, CO. Your Holy Mountain, Temple Shalom, Aberdeen, NJ.

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2006 Published in Along the Way: MTA Arts For Transit, Anthology of Public Art in the NYC Subways. Caesars Atlantic City, Light Sculpture Commission for Asian Palace, Atlantic City, NJ.

2005 Chicago Contemporary & Classic Art Fair, Public Art Projects, Chicago, IL.

2002 History of the Croton Aqueduct, Informative Banners for the Department of Environmental Protection. Installed in the windows of the South Gate House of The Reservoir in Central Park, New York, NY. Awarded Three U.S. Patents for unique Tree Grate Designs, sponsored by East Jordan Iron Works, MI.

2002 Trafficking Boundaries. Women In Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory, New York University, New York, NY. Published article on Re-Covering the Cityscape: Impressions of History Underfoot and responsible for the front and back cover artwork.

2000 lightBODY installation for RhythMEK Dance Company at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, MA.

GRANTS AWARDED AND RESIDENCIES

2004 Puffin Foundation, Project Grant for Re-futuring the Brownfields of Teaneck Creek , Teaneck, NJ.

2002 Pollock/Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY.
2002 Change Inc., Emergency Support Grant, Captiva, FL.
2002 Le Quai de la Batterie, Artist Residency Program, Arras, France.
2002 Headlands Center for the Arts, Residency Program, Sausalito, CA.

2001 New York Stock Exchange, for "Re-Covering the Cityscape".
2001 Metropolitan Life, for "Re-Covering the Cityscape" Arts Education Program.

2000 New York State Council on the Arts' Architecture, Planning & Design Program, Independent Projects. 2000 Manhattan Community Arts Fund, New York, NY. 2000 New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellisimo Fellow-Artists' Fellowship, New York, NY.

1999 Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Studio Space Program, New York, NY.

1998 Richard Kelly Grant, Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, New York, NY.

1997 Puffin Foundation, Project Grant, LTD., Teaneck, NJ.

1996 City of Chicago Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, Chicago, IL

1995 City of Chicago Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, Chicago, IL

1994 The Ruth Chenven Foundation, Project Grant, New York, NY.

EDUCATION

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME; 1996.
Master of Fine Arts Degree, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 1992-1994.
Post Baccalaureate Certificate, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA; 1989-1990.
Bachelor of Arts Degree, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY; 1986-1989.

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