Maryland Institute College of Art, BFA Sculpture, 1986

The University of New Hampshire, Undergraduate studies 1981-1983

Alliances of Independent Colleges of Art New York Studio Program, 1985

Awards, Grants, and Residencies

Vermont Studio Center, Fellowship/Residency, July 2014

Pollock-Krasner Foundation,          Artist Grant Recipient 1993

Tyrone Guthrie Center, Ireland, Fellowship/Residency 1993

Vermont Studio Center    Scholarship/Residency 1990, 1991

Exhibitions and Projects

"Janis Stemmermann Ceramics" The Ace Hotel Gallery Annex, New York NY 2108

"The Art of Collaboration" The Beinecke Library, Yale University, New Haven CT groupshow,2018

"Just Under 100/New Prints Summer 2017" International Print Center of New York, NY group show 2017

"Say A Little Prayer For U.S."   Planthouse Gallery, NY, NY group show 2017

"In the Steps of Folly Cove/Artist Print Invitational" Russell Janis Gallery,Brooklyn,NY, Curator/Printmaker/Artist group show 2017

"A Sense of Place", South Hampton Arts Center, South Hampton, NY group show 2017

"Victory Garden", Plant House Gallery, NY, NY group show 2016

"Marigold", Russell Janis Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, two-person collaboration/exhibit 2016

"A Thousand Rainy Days", Plant House Gallery, NY, NY 4 person exhibit 2016

"Indigo Harvest," Russell Janis Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, two-person collaboration/exhibit  2015

"Car and Blanket: Pattern, Form, And Memory," Brooklyn, NY, multimedia project 2015

"Clay and Cochineal", Russell Janis Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, two person collaboration/exhibit 2015

"Paper Reveries," Shirley Fiterman Art Center, Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York, NY, group show 2015

"Habitation," Russell Janis Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, four person show 2014

"Soul in Order," Brownstone Gallery, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY, four person show 1996

"(Re)petition," Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY, 4 person show 1996

P.S. 122 Gallery, New York, NY, solo show 1993

"Critics Choice" Organization of Independent Artists, New York, NY,  group show 1993

"Line Up at the Police Building" Organization of Independent Artists, New York, NY, group show 1993

"Connecting Incongruities" by Wolf Kahn, Art in America, November, 1992 p116-121

Red Mill Gallery, Vermont Studio Center Johnson, VT, solo show, 1992 

Red Mill Gallery, Vermont Studio Center Johnson, VT, group show 1990 


Russell Janis, Brooklyn, NY,       Creative Director/Curator 2013-Present

Cache Inc, Director of Concept, Trend and Print, 2008-2013

Susan Bristol, New York, NY, Design Director 2007-2008 

Acorn Concepts, Brooklyn, NY, Designer/Partner 2006-Present

Brooklyn Handknit, Brooklyn, NY, Founder/Creative Director/Partner 1996-2006

Spacial Etc, Brooklyn, NY, Creative Director/Partner 1998-2006

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, Collaborative Printmaker/Founder of Collaborative Printmaking Program 1992-1993

Collaborative Printmaker, Brooklyn, NY 1990-Present

Robert Motherwell/Catherine Mosley, Greenwich, CT/New York, NY,  Printmaking Assistant 1987-1991