Chair of Friends of Edinburgh University Visual Arts,

2010 -2014

Talbot–Rice Gallery, University of Edinburgh, Trustee, Friends org.


Wildlife photography and painting project with Roy Toft Photography, Pantanal, Matto Grosso, Brazil


Gail and Ernst von Metzsch Portrait commission “Julia von Metzsch”

2008 Plein-air Painting Workshop featuring George Nick.

artMatters magazine, smfa, Boston, “Think globally, make art locally” Feature story Artist

2005-2009 Drawing Project, “La Grande Chaumiere” Life-drawing studio, Paris

2005-2009 U.S. Representative, Edinburgh College of Art Alumni Association in North America

2006-7 Medici Society, smfa, Boston

2006 Vermont Studio Centre, Johnson, VT, Artist’s Grant

2003 Full Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT

Presidents Council, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly MA

2001-06 Zapotecan Painting Project, Oaxaca Mexico