EDUCATION

1999 The Massachusetts College of Art; BFA - Boston, MA


AWARDS

2011 Louis Comfort Tiffany Biennial Award, Nominee - New York, NY

2006 Institute of Contemporary Art, Artist Prize, Nominee - Boston, MA

2005 BRA Artist Certification - Boston, MA

2003 Artistic Markers for Fenway Cultural District, Finalist - Boston, MA

2002 Honorable Mention, Center for the Visual Arts, International Juried Show - Summit, NJ
Juried by William Zimmer, Art Critic The New York Times

2001 The Silvermine Market and Deli Award, Silvermine Guild Arts Center - New Canaan, CT
Juried by Bill Arning, Curator MIT List Visual Arts Center

2001 Emerging Artist Award, Corning Inc. Headquarters - Glass Art Society - Seattle, WA

1999 Helen Blair Crosbie Sculpture Award, The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

1999 Associates Trust Fund Award, The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

1998 2nd Place Honorable MentionG.A.S International Juried Exhibition - Seto Civic Center, Japan

1998 Best of ShowAll School Exhibition - The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

1998 Japan Conference Scholarship Recipient, Glass Art Society - Seattle, WA

1997 3rd Place, G.A.S International Juried Exhibition - Joseph Gross Gallery University of Arizona - Tucson, AZ

1995 1st PlaceSculpture Competition, The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA


solo exhibitions

2014  ARTE Fuse Magazine – Studio Visit with Eric Starosielski – New York, NY

2011100 New England Artists - by E. Ashley Rooney, Schiffer Publishing - Summer

2011 Brides Magazine - New York, Spring / Summer

2009 Boston Magazine - Concept Home, by Rachel Levitt -  September

2008 Arthouse - Schwartz / Silver Architecture: Soliloquies from Farrar Pond by Joseph Giovaninni, Publisher: Oro Editions - January

2008 Art Scope - Capsule Previews - New England’s Culture Magazine

2006 This Side Up - Thinking Though Glass - Arts Qarterly, The Netherlands

2005 Boston’s Weekly Dig - Dig This, Fashion Inspired by Art Works

2004 Arts Media - Alternatives to Alternative Spaces by Roland Smart

2004 The Boston Globe - I don’t Care by Johnny Diaz

2004 The Boston Globe - Fenway puts culture foot forward by Christine Temin

2003 This Side Up - Thinking Though Glass - Arts Qarterly, The Netherlands

2002 The Sunday Star-Ledger - Exhibition offers a special place for the art of 9/11 - Summit, NJ

2002 The Glass Art Society 2001 Journal – Emerging Artists – Seattle, WA

2001 The Guilford Courier - Images Speak Louder Than Words, by Amy J. Barry – West Haven, CT

2001 New York Times - Art; Prize Winners & a Point of View by William Zimmer

2001 This Side Up - Storming Talent - Arts Qarterly, The Netherlands

2000 Boston Herald - Bershad show spotlights masters of the modular Visual Arts

2000 Sign Builder Illustrated - Traveling Light 2000 - New York, NY

2000 The Daily Progress - Conceptual artwork brings back that glow - Charlottesville, VA

2000 Second glance - Second Street Gallery - Charlottesville, VA

2000 This Side Up - Stand - Arts Qarterly, The Netherlands


LECTURER

2011 Visiting Artist Lecture, Alan Klein - The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

2008 Visiting Artist Lecture, Alan Klein - The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

2005 Seventh Floor Graduate Lecture SeriesVisiting Arts Lecture, Rhode Island School of Design - Providence, RI

2004 Visiting Artist Lecture, Senor Seminar - Five Years Out - The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

2003 Visiting Artist Slide Lecture, Erica Adams - School of the Museum of Fine Arts - Boston, MA

2001 Emerging Artist Slide Lecture, G.A.S. 31st Conference - Corning Inc. Headquarters - Corning, NY

2001 Visiting Arts, Snow Farm - Williamsburg, MA

2000 Visiting Artist Lecture, Susan Holland - The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA


SELECTED SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015  Brintz Galleries – Palm Beach, FL

2015 - 99 Annual Benefit Auction, Massachusetts College of Art Foundation - Boston, MA 

2014 -15  Melissa Morgan Fine Art – Palm Desert, CA 

2013 Solo Exhibition, September - Charles Bank Gallery - NY, NY

2012 Thermal Comfort Devise Photo Shoot - Charles Bank Gallery - NY, NY

2011 Corporate Exhibition, by Art Assets - New York, NY

2011 Fenway Community Health Center Men's Event Gala Art Auction - Boston, MA

2010 Modernism Fair + Art 20, Park Avenue Armory - New York, NY

2009 Concept Home, by Hacin + Associates Inc., FP3 - Boston, MA

2009 Splash, Lanoue Fine Art - Boston, MA

2009 Annual Benefit Auction, The Massachusetts College of Art Foundation - Boston, MA

2009 Fenway Community Health Center Men's Event Gala Art Auction - Boston, MA

2007 National Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association - Cambridge, MA
Juror: Thomas W. Lentz and John Moors Cabot, Director Harvard University Art Museums

2005 Fashion Inspired Art Work, Solo Exhibition, Emile Lafaurie for Sean – Boston, MA

2005 Annual Benefit Auction, The Massachusetts College of Art Foundation - Boston, MA

2004 Four Window Installations, Solo Exhibition, BARNEYS NEW YORK – Newton, MA

2003 30 Years: Second Street GallerySecond Street Gallery - Charlottesville, VA

2002 Art cetera, Aids Benefit Auction, Boston Center for the Arts – Boston, MA

2002 International Juried ShowNew Jersey Center For Visual Arts - Summit, NJ
Juror: William Zimmer, Journalist for the New York Times

2001 Voltwerks: The Fine Art of Electricity, Edison Community College Gallery - Fort Myers, FL

2001 Silent Dialogues, The Gallery at Dodds Hall, University of New Haven - West Haven, CT

2001 Art of the Northeast 52nd Annual Exhibition, Silvermine Guild Arts Center - New Canaan, CT
Juror: Bill Arning, Curator MIT List Visual Arts Center

2001 National Prize ShowCambridge Art Association - Cambridge, MA
Juror: Maxwell Anderson Director Whitney Museum of American Art

2001 Current WorkThe Piano Factory Gallery - Boston, MA

2000 Have we made Progress Today, Solo Exhibition, Second Street Gallery - Charlottesville, VA

2000 Modern ModularGallery Bershad - Somerville, MA

2000 Traveling Light 2000Let There Be Neon - New York, NY

2000 Art of the Northeast 51st Annual ExhibitionSilvermine Guild Arts Center - New Canaan, CT
Juror: George G. King, Director Grorgia O’Keefe Museum

1999 Finding Stimulation in Choice, Solo Exhibition, Littlejohn Contemporary - New York, NY

1999 21st Century Tour of Glass ExhibitionArtspace - Lima Center for the Visual Arts - Lima, OH

1999 Twenty-Five Years of Glass: The Massachusetts College of ArtChappell Gallery - Boston, MA

1999 Art of Glass: National & International WorkArts Center TCC at Olde Towne - Portsmouth VA

1999 Senior Show, Bakalar Gallery,The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

1999 G.A.S International ExhibitionScarfone/Hartley Gallery University of Tampa - Tampa, FL

1999 Aesthetics '98 Juried National Art ExhibitionSandzen Gallery - Lindsborg, KS

1998 G.A.S International Juried Student ExhibitionSeto Civic Center - Seto, Japan

1998 Future Perfect: Mentors & Students, Massachusetts College of ArtChappell Gallery - Boston, MA

1997 G.A.S International Juried ExhibitionJoseph Gross Gallery University of AZ - Tucson, AZ

1997 Juried All School ShowBakalar Gallery, The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA

1997 Not Just GlassSmith Hall Gallery - Boston, MA

1996 Haystack ShowStudent Life Gallery, The Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA