- B.A. Art History, University of Washington, 1980- Ph.D. Art History, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1990Area(s) of Expertise:
- Art of the Italian Peninsula; especially Baroque ArtTeaching & Other Experience:
- 1990-Present, CSU Stanislaus- Visual Resource CuratorCourses Taught:
Art 1000 Introduction to Studio ArtArt 2530 Art AppreciationArt 2515 Art History Survey - AncientArt 2520 Art History Survey - ModernArt 4515 Art of the Classical WorldArt 4520 Art of the Medieval WorldArt 4525 Italian RenaissanceArt 4535 Art of the Baroque AgeArt History of Prints and DrawingsArt 4570 Senior Sem in Art HistoryCreative/Research Interests:
- Composition and Literacy Theory- Teacher-Research- Creative Nonfiction- Alternative RhetoricsSample Exhibitions/Publications:
2003 - Mannerist and Baroque Drawings from the Crocker Museum and S. Solovy collections.
2000 - aOttavio Leoni as a Painter; New Evidence from an Inventory of His House on Via Babaino,a Storia dell'Arte.
1998-2000 - Member of the International Scientific Committee for the Biennale Internazionale dell'Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy. I selected 30 Artists from the west coast and Mexico to exhibit works in the Biennale exhibitions in Florence in December 1999 and 2001, and wrote 5 articles for the exhibition catalogues.
1998 - aDr. Robbin's Task,a University Art Gallery, CSU Stanislaus
1996 - aScipione Borgheseas Acquisition of Paintings and Drawings by Ottavio Leoni,a The Burlington Magazine, vol. cxxxviii, July.
1995-1996 - National Response Team. Member for the Annenberg/CPB Grant. aCreating Electronic Multi Cultural Communities: Connecting Curriculum and Campuses.a