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Education
1993 Master of Fine Arts - Rhode Island School of Design
1989 Bachelor of Fine Arts -Newcomb College of Tulane University


2017
2017 Carol Lavin Bernik Faculty Grant recipient, Provost's Office, Tulane University
2017 Distinguished Professor Award, Tulane University School of Professional Advancement
2017 Value and Wavelength; Digital Imaging Presentation; St. Tammany Photographic Society
2017 New Orleans Photo Alliance Academic Advisor and Liaison http://neworleansphotoalliance.org/nopa-announces-nine-new-board-members/
2017 Online Marketing Consultant to Greg Arceneaux Cabinetmakers, Covington, LA
2017 2nd Tuesdays@ NOPA: Open Portfolio Share (Presenter-March 14, 2017 New Orleans Photo Alliance) New Orleans, LA
2017 Participant; Acadian Brown Cotton Rountable and windtunnelling, Vermillionville, Lafayette, Louisiana
2017 LSBDC Louisiana Small Business Development Workhop, Jan. 31st Walker, LA
2017 Acadian Woodworking Workshop with Greg Arceneaux Cabinetmakers, April 8 &9, Covington ,LA
2017 Isolmelt Sugar Blowing and Sculpture Workshops with Master Sculptor Sydney Galpern, March 25, NOSG& P, New Orleans, LA
2016 attended Photonola; Hanemule printing
2016 attended 21st annual Environmental Law Summit, Tulane University, New Orleans
2016 Grisaille Glass Workshop with Cappy Thompson at YAYA Arts on Lasalle, Jan 20-24 New Orleans, LA 2015
2015-6 "Weaving Light Series", “Haribo", “Cloud Hunting" , "Courir De Mardi Gras" and “Discarded Images of the Feminine” Photo Essays
2015-Participated in the RISD Collaborative Portrait 2015 assembly: 175 alumni collaboratively make portraits of their mentors organized by Susan Bickford- documented in Video and online
2015 Invited by Henry Harrison, County Agent, Washington Parish, to present on Beekeeping, Products of the Hive and Bee Culture at their Master Gardners Meeting, LSUAg Center, Franklinton, LA July
2015 attended The Path to New Acadia, 250 years of Acadians in Louisiana, Center for Louisiana Studies, Vermillionville, Lafayette, LA
2015 The New Orleans Advocate oct 12, 2015 Photos; Family, fans say goodbye to iconic new Orleans Chef Paul Prudhomme outside of K-Paul's Kitchen, Photos by Eliot Kamenitz (http://theadvocate.com/news/13687490-65/photos-funeral-held-monday-for)
2015 the Daily Advertiser ,Acadiana the advertiser.com photo(s) included in article both in Print and online for " What's the big deal about coton jaune? by Dominick Cross Local 3A 5/15/15
2015 attended SOFAB FT2 Symposium New Orleans
2005-15 Grew and Registered " Vogthorstar"; a new Camellia Japonica Cultivar with the Amercian Camellia Society.
2015 Instructor for the Technology Section of Dr. Wade Schindler's Training the Trainer Security Workshop
2015 Attended the Grand Reveil Acadien, The Great Acadian Awakening, Commemorating the 250th Anniversary of the Acadians in the attakapas region
2015 Eye Hand Magazine, "Coton Jaune", photos included in photogallery. ( identified) - http://handeyemagazine.com/content/coton-jaune
2015 Celtic Family Magazine, Dec. Winter Issue -100 years later 1916 Special Issue, The Irish in New Orleans. Interview.
2015 " Ice Lens" Photo Series using Frozen Ice Lenses made at my Farm
2014-5 Acadian Brown Cotton - supporter and photographer of Roundtable and Premier, Lafayette, Louisiana, and HNOC , New Orleans, LA
2014 SOFAB Institute International Symposium, FT2 Farm to Table- Moderator for Pollinator Partnerships: The Latest Buzz about Bees with Dale Pollet, Phd., Kevin Mixon, and Steve Coy
2014 PHOTONOLA Mary Virginia Swanson-Presenting Yourself and Your Work to Multiple Markets
2014 PHOTONOLA Chemigram Workshop with Heather Oelklaus
2014 PHOTONOLA Bruce Shultz- Tintype Portraits &Tutorials
2014 Photographer "The Irish in New Orleans",by Laura D. Kelley; ULL Press, - Bronze Medal-2015 Independent Publisher Book Awards Regional-South Best Regional Non Fiction.
2014 New Orleans Photo Alliance Seminar -Mary Virginia Swanson on Making and Marketing Art
2014 Large Photograph inclusion in New Orleans Culture Photography Exhibition at The Multi-Media Museum Moscow House of Photography, Juried by Frank Relle, Moscow, Russia
2014 Mentioned in Mother Earth NEWS Top Gardening Challenges and How to Overcome Them By Barbara Pleasant  April/May 2014
2014 Interviewed for Degrees in Action http://degreesinaction.wordpress.com/2013/11/09/interview-with-carrie-lee-schwartz/
2014 Co-Chair for First Annual St. Tammmany Men's Health Symposium sponsored by the St. Tammany Library Foundation, Lakeview Regional Medical Center, Covington
2014 Attended 19th Annual Tulane Summit on Environmental Law & Policy
2013-14 The International Irish Famine Commemoration New Orleans, 2014 Logos and Web and social media Design
2013-12 A Day in the World ( aday.org) on May15th 2012- The Digital Photograph Time Capsule in the Copper Mine National Heritage site in Sweden
2013 Xerxes Societ Native Pollinators workshop, ULL , Carencro, LA
2013 SOFAB Institute International Symposium, FT2 Farm to Table
2013 C.C. Lockwood Digital Photography workshop, Manship Theatre, Baton Rouge, LA
2012 St. Tammany Library Foundation, Inc. Logo & Web design- see original version of site design here http://carrieleeschwartz.com/STLF/index.html
2012 NWS SKYWARN Weather Spotter Workshop wth Frank Revitt, Warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service
2012 Keep Delete: turning messages into keepsakes-Andrea Wilkinson Design Researcher in the Social Spaces research group at the MAD faculty (LUCA School of Arts) in Genk, Belgium Published 31 Oct 2012 - http://www.keepdelete.be/
2012 Beeswax-products of the hive workshop- handcream and lipgloss-About Face Mandeville, LA and - Tangi Tamington Beekeepers, Covington, LA
2012 American Conference for Irish Studies, Annual International meeting, paper presentation; The Irish Influence on the Culinary Landscape of New Orleans beginning with Maunsel White and:
2012 American Conference for Irish Studies, Annual International meeting, Chair- Screening Genre: Views on Irish Film, March 2012, Monteleone hotel
2012 American Conference for Irish Studies (ACIS) NOLA 2012 - Web Designer, Photographer and Consultant
2011" Fear and Creativity" Lecture STAA, Covington, LA
2011 Video - Times-Picayune - NOLA.com Environment, Food and Cooking » Carrie Lee Schwartz Talks About Beekeeping In Folsom, La. ©2011 By Eliot Kamenitz, The Times-Picayune
2011 Logo and Web Design selabees.org
2011 Lightpainting;Evidence of Action Series: St. Tammany Art Association
2011 http://vimeo.com/vogthorstar- ongoing video shorts
2011 Guest Lecturer on Photo Restoration Tips and Tricks; St. Tammany Photographic Society
2011 Bilboard Art Project-May 14th, 2011-Savannah, GA" Farm Friends" http://billboardartproject.com/
2011 Bilboard Art Project- Saturday, April 2nd, 2011-Nashville, TN " Sky Garden" and "Sky on Sky"
2011 “St. Tammany Studies; Nature's Northshore Neighbors“ Solo Exhibtion, Covington Trailhead Museum
2011 "Studies of St.Tammany " Photo Essay, St.Tammany, LA
2011 "Gratis" Photo Essay, New Orleans, LA
2010
2010 Sloan C Online Workshops
2010 New Orleans Photography Workshops; Visual Storytelling with Debbie Fleming Caffery, NOLA
2010 Multimedia presentation facilitator to Michael Tisserand-"Searching for George Herriman"
2010 Digital Trends,Innovative Learning Center, Tulane University
2010 Design Consultant Impera Identity and Brand
2009 Webdesign, organization, PR & webcampaign consultation Newcomb Alumnae Associaton
2009 Times Picayune Northshore Notables
2009 RISD Views, Providence RI
2009 Potluck Slideshow participant NOLA NO Photo Alliance Week
2009 Children's Animation workshop, St. Tammany Public Library, Mandeville Branch
2009 ACM SIGGRAPH , New Orleans
2009 3D visualization of Nanomolecular Structures for Dr. Grayson, Tulane University
2009 "Visions of the Northshore "St. Tammany Photographic Society exhibit --Juror Philip Gould.
2008 The Means by Which We Find Our Way: Observations on Design- Andrea WilkinsonSchool of Media Arts Waikato Institute www.designproject.co.nz/themeans
2008 St. Tammany Farmer article
2008 Participant in The New York Times Polling Place Photo Project
2008 Organized and participated in "Art to the Artic" Invitational travelling exhibition to Dead Horse Alaska, Artic Circle and Back to the Gulf Coast
2008 Juried Exhibition: Bill Fagaly, Juror Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust
2008 Juried Exhibition: Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust: Funerary Urns, Reliquaries &Vessels-STAA- Spring for Art - Bill Fagaly, Juror
2008 Guest Lecturer on Composition and Critique; St. Tammany Photographic Society
2008 Covington Magazine
2007 New Media Consortium Conference Tulane University
2007 Jack Swanson Photo Exhibition St. Tammany Art Association
2007 Games People Play, Tangipahoa Art Association, Hammond, Louisiana
2007 42nd Annual Summer Juried Artists Exhibition St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA
2005
2005 Work Chosen for Cover Design and 3D illustration Royal Society of Chemists Publication issue 2 of 2005- Chem. Commun., 2005, (2), 166 - 167 DOI: 10.1039/b411915k
2005 3D visualization of Nanomolecular Structures for Dr. Yunfeng Lu, Tulane University
2004 Presenter, THE GIMP vs Adobe Photoshop- 1st Linux Fest, University College, Elmwood Campus.
2004 Macromedia MX Conference
2004 CD design and Photography for "Parlez Gras" EP
2003 Videographer and cameraman, Documentary- IMAGINE THE BAND- performance, Howlin'Wolf, NOLA
2003 New Media Experience Conference
2002 Web Design- QUEST FOR THE UNKNOWN, with E.Willy P.
2001-Present Senior Professor of Practice, Media Arts/ Digital Design, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
2001-2002 Exhibited, George Ohr Museum, Annual Juried Exhibition, Kiln & Quill, Biloxi, MS
2001 Guest Lecturer, Learning Styles ILC Tulane University
2001 Instructor for the Technology Section of Dr. Wade Schindler's Training the Trainer Security Workshop
2001 Dance Choreographer for MPCDS for “Mambo”, ISAS Arts Festival, Austin, TX
2001 Art in Bloom participant, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, La
2001 Adjunct Professor, Tulane University College, Intro to Graphics , New Orleans, LA
2000-1 MPCDS ISAS Fine Arts Festival Web Weaver
2000 Video Footage and Interviews for IDC fund raising and MPCDS Capital Campaign Kickoff
2000 Metairie Park Country Day Fulbright Master Teacher Program Japan Exchange Team Technology coordinator and Web Designer
2000 Lakeside Camera and Imaging 35 mm Photography & Digital Darkroom
2000 Independent School Management workshop, Technology Leadership in a Networked School, Wilmington, DE
2000 Dance Choreographer for MPCDS for “Make my Feet Dance”, ISAS Arts Festival, Dallas, TX
2000 “Branching Out- Future Dimensions” w/ John Schwartz, Zigler Museum, Jennings, LA1997-2000 MPCDS Faculty Exhibition, MPCDS gallery, Metairie, LA
2000 “Branching Out - Future dimensions” Digital/ Art workshop Zigler Museum, Jennings, LA
1999
1999-1 ISAS Video Documentation, MPCDS - Digital Editing and production
1999- 2002 ACM SIGGRAPH Conferences
1999 Scenic Artist for “Not Waving”, CAC directed by Dane Rhodes, New Orleans, LA
1999 Dance Choreographer for MPCDS for “OK Computer”, ISAS Arts Festival, Tulsa, OK
1999 Classroom Connected Conference, Interenet Learning, New Skills for a New Age Houston, TX
1998 Prop Designer for MPCDS production of “Little Shop of Horrors”, MPCDS
1998 New Horizons HTML Workshop
1998 Interviewed for “Artist’s Make Big Money” Video by Doug McCash, Premiere-Delgado College, New Orleans, LA
1998 Guest Juror, St. Bernard Art Association, International Trade Mart Gallery,NOLA
1998 Dance Choreographer for MPCDS for “Garden Dance”, ISAS Arts Festival, Dallas, TX
1997-2003 Interactive Installation, Louisiana Children’s Museum, New Orleans,Translations; Glass Braille
1997-01 Director of New Media Lab and Faculty/ Staff Training, Computer Graphics Instructor and Yearbook Advisor Metairie Park Country Day School, Metairie, LA
1997 Guest Lecturer, West Bank Artist’s Guild, Gretna, LA
1997 The Times Picayune “ City Roots reflected in Badge” by Vicki Hyman,Thursday February 27 Kenner section 2D1
1997 The Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network, LA Institute for Arts in Education Advocacy Group, New Orleans & South Louisiana Task Force member
1997 Scenic artist, for designer David Potter, Tulane Summer Lyric Theater, “ Peter Pan”
1997 Review of work Offbeat Magazine, “Eye Music” by Doug MacCash (review of Faberge & “ Isaac’s Gift”)February
1997 NOCCA Faculty Exhibition, Valteau Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1997 Attended Jean Lafitte National Park Teacher’s Workshop
1997 Interviewed for“ Cyberpets; Virtual Companions or Pet Crocks?” Barri Bronston, Living Section, July
1997 Interview/ photographed for “Independent Spirit” Christine Bordelon, Times Picayune, Kenner Section, Sunday, Nov, 16
1997 First Place “Celebration of the Egg” Juried exhibition, Pavilion of Two Sisters, New Orleans
1997 Guest Lecturer, Delgado Fine Arts Department, New Orleans, LA
1997 Dance Choreographer for Metairie Park Country Day School for “Garden Dance”, ISAS Arts Fest, Dallas, TX
1997 Creator and Instructor of Digital World I & II, Computer Art I & II, Country Day Creative Arts Camp, Metairie, LA
1997 Award of Excellence, 31st Annual Art Directors and Designers Association of New Orleans Awards
1997 “Entergy Louisiana Open” Juried exhibition, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
1997 “Dramarama V” Lagniappe Section The Times Picayune, Friday Sept. 5
1997 “Big Easy Does it- Dramarama V” The Times Picayune, Section E Sunday Sept. 2,
1996-77 “12 x 12”, First RISD Juried Traveling Exhibition, Providence,Rhode Island, Boca Raton,Florida, Philadelphia, PA, San Francisco, Califormia
1996-7 “Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition” Contemporary Arts Center, Invitational Exhibition, NOLA
1996-7 Solo Exhibition and Commission“ Isaac’s Gift” Isaac Delgado Fine Arts Gallery, Delgado College, New Orleans, LA
1996-2000 Participated and contributed to the Telecommunity online Projects with students in New Orleans http://www.telecommunity.org ( new orleans listing)
1996 Photographed by Phillip Gould-“New Orleans, : Rolling on the River”, Angus Lind & Michael Tisserand, Towery Pub..p. 184
1996 New Orleans Center for Creative Arts ( NOCCA)- Lead Teacher-- Urban Systemic Initiative
1996 Michael P. Smith "New Orleans Jazz Fest; A Pictorial History“ Photo graphed as Costumed Dancers" for Washboard Leo’s performance  on the Professor Longhair Stage
1996 Mayor’s Proclamation of “ Carrie Lee Pierson Day” in the City of Kenner
1996 Kenner Star, July article on Police Badge redesign
1996 The Blue Knight, Kenner, LA article on the Police Badge redesign
1996-7 Consultant to the City of Kenner Polices Department for design and fabrication of a new badge and shoulder patch
1996 Instructor; Atomic and Digital Games I &II, Digital World I & II, Country Day Creative Arts Camp, Metairie, LA
1996 Graphics Advisor- The Marriage of Bette and Boo
1996 DramaRama 4, Times Picayune Living Section, Saturday, Sept. 7th, .
1996 Computer and the Arts instruction, Arts Department, Louise McGehees School, NOLA
1996 Big Easy Does it, Times Picayune Living Section,Sunday, Sept. 15th,.(Photo- DramaRama)
1996 “Birthday pARTy”, July 4th,, Time Picayune, by Barri Bronston, Cover Page and Living Section- E
1995
1995-97 “Evidence of Action I, II & III” Contemporary Arts Center, DramaRama III, IV & V, New Orleans, LA
1995-7 "Celebration of the Egg", Invitational to Benefit Popp Fountain, New Orleans Botanical Gardens
1995-6 University of New Orleans, Fine Arts Department, New Orleans, LA
1995-6 Creator and Instructor for Computer in the Arts, Lead Technology Teacher for Urban Systemic Initiative, NOPS NOCCA
1995-6 Computer Literacy Instructor, New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts ( NOCCA),NOLA
1995-6 Adjunct Assistant Professor-Fine Arts Department, Graphic Design, UNO
1995 Time Picayune, “ Salute to Women”, and Celebration of Women Calendar pp. D1,6 Wed. March 1,
1995 The Business of Art II, exhibition, Gallier Hall, New Orleans, LA
1995 Talented in the Arts - Instructor, McMain Magnet and Ben Franklin High School, New Orleans, LA
1995 Participant in “Artists Make Big Money”, Isaac Delgado Fine Arts Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1995 New Orleans Art Review “Three Exhibitions”, by Stephen Bachmann, Sept / Oct issue
1995 National Geographic, January, “Upbeat, Downbeat, Off Beat, New Orleans” by Prit Vesiland
1995 Mayor’s Certificate of Appreciation for Contribution to the City of New Orleans
1995 Substitute and Guest Lecturer , Louise S. Mc Gehee’s School, Art Department, New Orleans, LA
1995 Attended Getty Center for the Arts Southeast Center for Education in the Arts- Education in Music, University of Chattanooga, TN
1995 Award of Excellence, 30th Annual Art Directors and Designers Association of New Orleans Awards
1995 “Words from Women at Work”, N.O. Public Library Periodicals atrium, New Orleans, LA commissioned by the the N.O. Mayor’s Office of Women owned Businesses
1995 “Vetropolis” Glass Invitational, Isaac Delgado Fine Arts Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1995 Exhibition“Precious Nature ” Arthur Roger Gallery,NOLA
1995 Exhibit “Arts in the Church; Lent ”, New Orleans, LA
1995 Facilitator “Arts and Fertility: A Wellness Workshop” Seminar Tulane University Medical Center
1995 “Artivities”, Gambit Magazine, New Orleans, LA Lecture and Exhibit at Loyola
1995 mentioned in “An Artistic Approach to Easing the Pain of Infertility” Times Picayune March 8, by Barri Bronston,
1994“Time Visualized” Collaborative project with 6th and 7th grade students, Trinity Episcopal School, New Orleans,
1994-97 Substitute Art Instructor; Metairie Park Country Day & Louise McGehee’s School, New Orleans, LA
1994-95 Instructor and Course Creator, Country Day Creative Arts Camp; The Computer as An Artist's Tool I & II,Cartooning I & II, Metairie, LA
1994-95 “Arts Reach P.M.” Art instructor, grades k-6th; Hynes and Gentilly Terrace Elementary Schools, New Orleans, LA
1994 Xavier University, Graduate School, Dept. of Education, Advanced Seminar Children’s Literature, Guest Lecturer on Children’s book Illustrations
1994 Times Picayune “ Uptown Line” by Patricia Livingston, “Ace Celebration”
1994 Exhibited in “Pairs”, Hall Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1994 Nominated for Pace-Roberts Foundation Residency Program, San Antonio, TX
1994 Gambit, March 15, Volume 15, No.11 “ Big Easy Riding on the Info Highway” Photograph
1994 Visiting Lecturer Country Day Creative Arts Camp, Noontime Program Lecture, Metairie, LA
1994 Commissioned performance and Guest Lecture, Trinity Episcopal School, New Orleans,LA
1994 Visiting Lecturer, Loyola University, Art Department, New Orleans, LA
1994 Exhibited in Artists Against The Hungry and the Homeless, Reginelli’s, New Orleans, LA
1994-95 Art instructor, Alzhiemer’s Care and Enrichment Program, Jewish Community Center, New Orleans, LA
1994 Art instructor, Project Independence, ( Newly Blinded Adults), Jewish Community Center, New Orleans, LA
1994 Listed in Art in America, Annual Guide to Artists, Museums and Galleries
1994 Review of solo exhibition “Hurricanes Hit the Danna Center Gallery” The Loyola Maroon; Sept. 9, review by Andrea Jackson
1994 Solo Exhibition “Hurricanes”, Loyola University Gallery, Danna Center, New Orleans, LA
1994 “ Big House Shutters”, “ Mind Games”“Marble Sky”, “ Downtown” animations in Macromind Director
1994 VIDEO “Evidence of Action” Documentation of art collaboration with Tennis class, MPCDCA camp, Metairie, LA
1994 "Evidence of Action" Painting with Tennis Balls to improve aim-II, Country Day Creative Arts Camp
1993-94 Instructor, Printing from Glass plates, New Orleans School of Glass, NO,LA
1993-94 Instructor, Computer Mentors, Entergy Arts Business Center, New Orleans, LA
1993 Workshop & consultant to Atelier New Orleans, Printing from Glass Plates, NO, LA
1993 Guest Lecturer at Tulane University, sponsored by the Glass Department and T-Nasa
1993 Exhibited in the Fourth Anniversary-Grand Opening of Annex, Arts for Art’s Sake, Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1993 Loyola Gallery, AIDS Commemorative, Invitational exhibition, New Orleans, LA
1993 Little Picture Show, Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1993 Master of Fine Arts - Rhode Island School of Design
1993 MFA Thesis exhibition RISD Museum, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1993 MFA-BFA-exhibition” Roitman Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1993 Photo, The Phoenix New Paper- May Providence,RI
1993 Teaching Assistant, Glass Department, Rhode Island School of Design
1993 Studio Assistant, Dennis Oppenheim, NYC, NY
1993 Photo, RISD Views, Providence,RI
1993 Internship/ Studio Assistant, Eve Andre Laramee, Brooklyn, NY
1993 Internship/ Studio Assistant, Dennis Oppenheim, NYC, NY
1993 Internship/ Image and concept research, Fountainhead Productions, NYC, NY
1993 Co-Instructor; Beginning Hot and Cold Glass, Spring Semester
1993 Graduate Award of Excellence, Rhode Island School of Design ; Graduate Faculty Committee Jury
1993 Art in Education Project Grant in collaboration with School of Glass Works “Glass Sensations”
1993 “Winners of Toast to the Coast “ Serenity Gallery, Pass Christian, MS
1993 Created “ Reflections” Site specific Installation, as well as Video documentation, Bayou St. John and City Park lagoon, NO, LA
1993 Glass collaboration with Tibetan Monk; Losang Samten, RISD using tibetan sand painting techniques applied to glass powders
1993 Exhibited in “A Glass for Wine”, Christie’s, New York, to benefit the New York Experimental Glass Workshop, NYC
1993 Created “ Firewater“ documentary of “Solo Exhibition-Glass Art Firewater exhibition, RISD
1992-97 commissioned to design New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, Board of Trustees, Limited Edition, Festival Buttons and Passes
1992-93 Studio Assistant to Michael Scheiner, Central Falls, RI
1992 Exhibited in the Stones Invitational, Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1992 Robbins Today Award, Rhode Island School of Design
1992 RISD-IBM jazz animation project
1992 RISD Computer and the Fine Arts, Graduate Seminar, Macromind animation / video demonstration
1992 Invited to consult with the city of Providence, RI’s Down city Task Force” on the development of an Arts District
1992 Exhibited in the Images of the Body, juried exhibition, Sol Koffler Gallery RISD, Providence, RI
1992 Attended International Crafts Festival, Toyama, Japan
1992 Full Scholarship-Toyama Institute of Glass, Glass workshop with Pino Signoretto-Ist International Crafts Festival- Toyama, Japan
1992 Selected otbe included in theCorning New Glass Review- 13 Juried International Glass Review “ James Brown’s Blue Suspended Souls”
1992 “Ucchidere una Medusa”, solo exhibition Sol Koffler Gallery, RISD,Providence RI
1992 “Blind to Love”, “ Pixel Play”, “Red Dat Dots”, and “ Rondo a la Vetro” Short computer generated animated in Macromind Director
1992 “ Fire Water”,Exhibition- Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1991-93 Teaching Assistant Advanced Academic Computer Center and Market House MAC Center, RISD, Providence, RI
1991-93 Graduate assistantship, Rhode Island School of Design
1991-2 Team Contributor to Computers for the Rest of Us-Sponsored by Apple Computer Inc. RISD team
1991 Set Painter/ assistant to David Raphel, Stamford Theater Works, Stamford, CT “Listen To The Lions”
1991 Rhode Island School of Design, Glass Biennial, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI
1991 Designer; “Museum; Dream left out to dry”student production, Trinity Rep Conservatory
1991 Set Painter/Designer's assistant, Werner & Lowe Production, under Juan Urrea, Tulane University
1991 Set Painter, "La Cage au Folles", Tulane Summer Lyric Theater, Rick Paul,Designer
1991 Glass Gravityworks Installation, New Orleans School of Glassworks, New Orleans, LA
1991 Reviewed in Times Picayune/ States Item Sunday April 14” S200leek Sculptures Make Modern Statements” review of “ Glass Eats light”, by Roger Green
1991 Exhibited in Glass Eats Light, New Orleans School of Glass, New Orleans, LA
1991 Exhibited in the Choice Exhibit, Le Mieux Gallery, New Orleans.,LA
1991 Exhibited in Art and War, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA
1991 Solo Exhibition-“Glass Monoprints from Pilchuck ", True Brew, New Orleans, LA
1990
1990 Stanwood/Camano News Wednesday, August 1, “Pilchuck Glass Artists show summer’s work at Gallery
1990 Pilchuck Staff Show, Stanwood, Washington
1990 Exhibited at the New Orleans School of Glass, New Orleans, LA
1990 Members Show, Foster White Gallery
1990 Attended the 20th Annual International Glass Art Society,
1989/91 Watercolor Instruction, Stanislav Libensky, Pilchuck Glass School
1989 Bachelor of Fine Arts -Newcomb College of Tulane University
1990 Exhibited in the Glass 90, Gallery I/O, New Orleans, LA
1989/90 Set and Costume Designer, Junior Lyric Theater, New Orleans, LA "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" 5/89, "The Wiz"5/90
1989 The Napoleon House, banquet bartender and waitstaff; L'Apartment de l'Empereur) New Orleans, LA
1989 Scenic Artist,Tulane Summer Lyric Theater under David Raphel, Designer for "Gigi" and "42nd Street”
1989 Partial Scholarship- Pilchuck Glass School, Session 5 Engraving and printing from glass, with Jiri Harcuba of Czechoslovakia
1989 Newcomb Senate Spring Arts Festival, “Tie One On”, Helium Balloon Sculpture, New Orleans, LA
1989 Newcomb Senate Spring Arts Festival Commission "Tie One On" Helium Sculpture, n.o., LA
1989 Mary L.S. Neil Prize, Newcomb College
1989 Full Scholarship- Pilchuck Glass School, Session 4 Hot Glass Sculpture with Bill Morris and Pino Signoretto of Venice, Italy
1989 Eastern Shore Art Association, Fairhope Alabama
1989 Downman Foundation Travel Award to Italy , Newcomb College
1989 Photographed and quoted in Ronnie Virgets article on the “Napoleon House” Dixie Roto of Times Picayune /States Item
1989 Claudia Woolworth Watkins Endowed Scholarship Award, Newcomb College
1989 Breaking Tradition-II Place St. Charles Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1988/89 Dean’s List, Newcomb College
1988-89 Workshops attended Stephen Paul Day, Pino Signoretto, Bill Donnan, Richard Jolly, Asahara Chiyoji, Curtiss Brock, Tulane University
1988 Tipitina's - original location; bartender, office assistant to Sonny Schneideau, wardrobe mistress, Ladysmith Black Mombazo, New Orleans, LA
1988 Rusty Collier Memorial Award for Studio Art, Newcomb College
1988 Juried Exhibition-Newcomb Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1988 Breaking Tradition-I exhibition Place St. Charles Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1988 18th Annual International Glass Art Society, Kent Ohio
1987-89 Assistant to Gene Koss, Professor of Glass Dept. Newcomb/ Tulane
1987 USA TODAY Friday April 17th, Interview/Photo K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen
1986-89 Newcomb College Art Dept. Studio assistant: Glass Studio, Photography Lab, Sculpture Foundry and Printmaking Studio.
1986 K Paul's Louisiana Kitchen, Hostess and Bartender; New Orleans, LA,
1985
1985-6 Purveyor of Fine Wines, ( formerly North American Suppliers) Wine Wholesale representative in Greater New Orleans area; gave wine tasting workshops - accounts included Antoines & Galatoires -
1984 Whole Food Company, New Orleans; ( merged with WFM in 1988) in Cheese Department both at Esplanade and Cohn Street Stores, and Wine Dept. Manager, Esplanade Store.
1982 Bread Sculpture workshop- New Orleans School of Cooking, New Orleans, La- I gave the first alligator and crawfish bread sculpture workshop to Joe Cahn's New Orleans School of Cooking
1981 K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen,  New Orleans, LA, Hostess & Bartender -Mentioned in the acknowledgements of Pauls' first cookbook : Chef Prudhomme's Louisiana Kitchen( Carrie Pierson)
1980 Gingerbread contest -placed for Cajun Cottage- Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans
1980 Cake Decorating Workshops, Royal Icing and buttercream decoration techniques., Metairie, La
1980-65
1978 Choreographer and Dancer, Newcomb Spring Arts Festival as soloist in Appalachian Spring, & Tea for the Tillerman
1978 Exhibited Ceramic Raku Scuplture works at the NCECA Conference,Champagne, Illinois
1975 Dancer as “Huntsman” in “Peter and the Wolf”- Leilia Haller, Loyola University Ballet
1970’s attended Isamu Nogouchi, Peter Volkous, and Gene Koss workshops Tulane University
1966 Dancer as "Mouse” in “Nutcracker Suite”- Leilia Haller Ballet Recital, Dixon Hall,Tulane University
1965 Dancer as an "Alpha Bit", Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Technical Experience
Adobe Creative suite: specializing in Photoshop, Flash, Lightroom, Dreamweaver and After Effects.
3D Design and Animation software: Maya, Strata, Rhino, Poser , Bryce, Sketch Up, and Second Life.
Digital Video editing software: Final Cut Pro, After Effects, iMovie and iDVD.
Sound editing & composition software: Audition, Musescore, Composer, Finale, Rosegarden & Garageband.
Educational Online interfaces: Canvas, Blackboard, Moodle, Adobe Breeze & Google Wave
Blogging, Vlogging, Social Networking applications,  Web video conferencing and Google Products including Analytics.

Artistic Experience
Photography: Digital, SLR, Infrared, pinhole and sun prints
Ceramics: Handsculpted and hand thrown ceramics, raku, porcelein and mosaics
Glass: Handblown, sandcast, kiln cast crystal, pate de verre, coldworked, acid etched, sandblasted, stainedand grisaille technique
Metal: Light welding and braising, Lost wax metal casting; bronze, aluminum, hand work
Paint: Original oils on canvas, theatrical set painting
Paper: Papier mache, linoleum, wood, copper and glass plate etching and monoprinting
Wood: traditional mortise and tenon fabrication technique, joining, planing, sanding, hand rubbed oil and wax finishing
Fiber:Silk painting, quilting, knitting, weaving,spinning, traditional louisiana pine basket weaving

Farming, Gardening, Slow Food and Sustainable Living Experience

Culinary: candy creation and sugar sculpture, cake making and decorating including award winning gingerbread houses, bread baking and bread sculpture wine and food paring, former member of the Women's Claret club nola
Beekeeping- Hobbyist Beekeeper of both Italian and Russian bees, as well as Native Pollinator support practices (Planting for Pollinators, Monarch Way Station#6441)
Raising Poultry- Auracana, Cuckoo Maran, Leghorn Chickens, White Mini Wentworths and Bronze turkeys, Rouen and Mallard Ducks ( raise and release) free range organic.
Vegetable Gardening- Vegetables; Bush beans, okra, tomatoes, eggplant, celery, shallots and Companion planting and Composting
Fruit Farming- Blueblerries, Native Elliots ,Asian Pears, Peaches, Quince, Louisiana Sweet Oranges, Ruby Red Grapefruits, Louisiana Navel Oranges, Wild Cherries, Blackberries and Dewberries, Passionflowers
Culinary Herbs- Tarragon, thyme, lemon thyme, lemon balm, mint, spearmint, choclate mint, rosemary, sassafrass, nasturiums and parsley.
Flowering trees & plants-Gardenias, Clematis, Magnolias, Irises, Arrowwood, French Mulberry, Tulip Tree, Crepe myrtle, Yaupon, Privet, Camellias including Tea ( camellia sinensis) and , Roses ( Hybrids and Antique).2005-15 Grew and Registered " Vogthorstar"; a new Camellia Japonica Cultivar with the Amercian Camellia Society.

Memberships
IEEE
ISACA
ACM-SIGGRAPH
ADDA/ AIGA
New Orleans Photo Alliance- Bromide level
St. Tammany Photographic Society
Art & Science Collaborations, Inc.
New Media Consortium
RISD Alumni Club LA( past liason for 20 years)
Newcomb Alumni Association Board 2007-2009
Newcomb Fellow of the Newcomb College Institute
The Irish Network, New Orleans (founding member)
St. Tammany Library Foundation ( founding member)
NWS SKYWARN
Ducks Unlimited
WEAD- Women Eco Artists Dialog
Louisiana Beekeeper's Association
Tangi-Tammany Beekeeper's Club
The American Camellia Society
The Ozone Camellia Club &
Northshore Camellia Club( founding member)