Born: Rome, Georgia 1945

Resides: Santa Fe,NM


1963-1964  University of Michigan School of Art & Architecture, Ann Arbor,Michigan

1966-1967  San Francisco School of Art, San Francisco,Ca.

1996-1999  College of the Redwoods,Fort Bragg,Ca.- Print making

Private Studies:

1967-1970  Jewelry Making- Instructor Laurel Burch, San Francisco, Ca.

1966-1969  Abstract Painting - Instructor-Elizabeth Campbell, San Francisco,Ca.


2006-Now  Aura Dez Fine Art 622C Canyon Rd., Santa Fe, NM

2007-Now Cancer Institute of New Mexico Foundation

2006-Now Tesuque Flea Market #M10

2003-2004 Jackalope's Open Market

2002-2003 Tesuque Flea Market

2002-2000  Running Ridge Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2000-1997  Zacha Baywindoow Gallery, Mendocino, Ca.

2002-1996  Mendocino Art Center,Mendocino, Ca.

2001-1999  Karen Melfie's Collection,Santa Fe,NM

1997-1996  Wonder's,Covent Garden, London, England

1996-1995  Gallery of Great Things, Kamuela, HI

1996-1992  The Showcase Gallery, Mendocino, Ca.

1991-1987 The Real Thing Gallery, Mendocino, Ca. (artist owned)

Proffessional Experience:

2005-current  Aura Dez Fine Art (artist owned gallery) Santa Fe, NM

2005-current  Tesuque Flea Market (artist owned outdoor gallery space Tesuque,NM

2003-2004  Open market gallery in Jackalope, Santa Fe, NM

2003-2004  Tesuque Flea Market open gallery (co-owner) Tesuque, NM

2002-1999  Running Ridge Gallery, Santa Fe,NM (assitant director)

2000-1998  Mendocino Art Center Gallery Gift Shop (manager) Mendocino, Ca.

1997-2000  Zacha Baywindow Gallery (gallery director) Mendocino, Ca.

1996-1992 The Show Case Gallery, Mendocino,Ca. (assistant director)

1991-1987  The Real Thing Gallery,Mendocino, Ca. Owner/Manager

Current Representation:

2005-current  Aura Dez Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM

2005-current Tesuque Flea market

200-2004 Jackalope open market, Aura Dez fine art, Santa Fe, NM

2003-2001 Tesuque Flea market, Tesuque,NM

2004-2002 Gifted Hands Gallery, Madrid,NM

Published works:

2005  Eye of Water by Amber F. Thomas (cover art) published by Pittsburg Press