Award Winning Artist, Gallery Curator, Instructor, Lecturer & Jurist.
“Artist in Residence” At The Guggenheim Estate in Sands Point, 2013
“Outstanding Advocate for the Arts Award” Of The Long Island Arts Council at Freeport, 2013
Portrait Society of America’s Ambassador to NYS, 2003-2013
Member of the NYS Grants for the Arts Selection Committee, 2008-2011
Chairman of the NYS Grants for the Arts Selection Committee, 2012.
Won the John R.Grabach Memorial Award at the 78th Grand National Exhibition of the American Artists Professional League at the Salmagundi Club for “Her Studies”, 2007.
Won the Vincent Waithe Memorial Award at the 42 annual RMAA Exhibition, for “Uncle Joe at 90″, 2009