curriculum vitae


1984  BA, College of Fine Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


Professional Experience

1997-present  Full-time Painter

2014-present  Freelance Designer & Photoshop Specialist

2009   Masters Series Workshop Instructor: BRMAA, Blue Ridge GA

1992   Private study with the late painter, Ouida Canaday, Atlanta, GA

1984-98   Freelance illustrator & graphic designer in Atlanta, GA 


Juried Exhibitions

2016   AVA Members Show, Chattanooga, TN (Weavings)

2013   AVA Members Show, Chattanooga, TN (abstract work)

2012   Positive/Negative 27, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University (abstract work)

1998   Numinous, Bender Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

1995   Artists’ Atelier of Atlanta

1995   Trinity Arts Group, Atlanta, GA

1994   Soapstone Center for the Arts, Atlanta GA

1994   Artists’ Atelier of Atlanta


Solo Exhibitions

2007   Linear Rhythm, Bryant Galleries, New Orleans, LA

2005   Beaver Creek Fine Art, Beaver Creek, CO

2003   Bryant Galleries, New Orleans, LA

2001   Music for the Eye’s, Bender Fine Art / SoBo Loft’s, Atlanta, GA

1999   Mosaic, Bender Fine Art, Atlanta, GA


Group Shows

2017  Spring Fever X2 — Anna Carll & Paul Fontana, Area 61 Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2016  Abstract / 3 Views, Area 61 Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2007  River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

1997   Bender Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

1996   Bender Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

1995   Artists’ Atelier of Atlanta



Erlanger Health Systems — Medical Mall, Chattanooga, TN

Capital Watch Incorporated, Atlanta, GA (figurative work)

CMH Space Flooring, Atlanta, GA (figurative work)

Jova Daniel’s Busby, Atlanta, GA (figurative work)



2016   The Pulse—State of the Arts 2016—August Issue

2015   ArtGalleries&ArtistsoftheSouth, vol. 12, issue 1

2013    Studio Visit, vol. 21 (abstract work as Marie Lauer)

2012    New American Paintings 100, (abstract work as Marie Lauer)

2011    Studio Visit, vol. 14 (abstract work as Marie Lauer)

2002   Mountain Life Magazine, Oct./Nov. Issue (figurative work)

2001   Museums & Galleries, May/June Issue (figurative work)

2001   Vail Art Magazine, Summer Issue (figurative work)

1999   Museums & Galleries, Sept./Oct. Issue (figurative work)


Project Awards

2017   Public Art Chattanooga — Oak Hills Bus Shelter Image Usage, Chattanooga, TN

2015   Meg Saligman — MLK District Mural Project Team, Public Art Chattanooga + Lyndhurst & Benwood Foundation Grants, Chattanooga, TN

2014   Lyndhurst Foundation Grant, Open Spaces Project — River City Company, Chattanooga, TN

2013   MakeWork Grant (through Kevin Bate), McCallie Walls Mural Project, Chattanooga, TN




AVA: Association for Visual Arts, Chattanooga, TN

Book Arts @ The Open Press, Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga Visual Artists

FLAG: Friends of Local Artists & Galleries, Chattanooga, TN

Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN

University of Florida Alumnus