80 Union St., Brooklyn, NY 11231   tel. 617 501 5490


2023         "Mend" Planthouse Gallery, New York, NY

 2022      " Splinter" Kingston Gallery, Boston, Mass.

2017      “Thicket” Rafius Fane Gallery, Boston, Mass

2016      “Venti Trasversali (Crosswinds)” Museo di Storia Naturale dell’ Accademia dei Fisiocritici, Siena, Italy

2013      “Alluvial; Recent Books and Drawings” Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst College,

2012      “Core Sample”, College of St. Rose, Albany, NY

 2011      “Distant Mirrors” Providence tidal river, RI

                   “Spill”, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY

­2010      Fastforwardfossil part 3, West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, Ireland

 2009      Fastforwardfossil Part 1, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

                   Fastforwardfossil Part 2, SmackMellon, Brooklyn, NY2007     

                   Hunter Gatherer, Long Island University, Brooklyn 

2005      The Loophole of Retreat – Tremaine Gallery, The Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, CT

                 Filament / Firmament – Cambridge Arts Council, Cambridge, MA

2002       New Drawings – Roger Williams University, School of Architecture, Bristol, RI

2001      From Ear to There: Sculptures, Drawings, Books – University of Massachusetts, South Dartmouth, MA

                 TurnScope – collaboration with Nick Tobier, Green Street Gallery, Boston, MA

2000       The Loophole of Retreat – African American Museum, Fresno, CA

1999       The Loophole of Retreat – The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY

1998       Ahab's Wife: Drawings, Models, Sculptures – Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY

1997       As Above, So Below, selections – Glyptotek, Munich, Germany

                   Ahab's Wife: Models and Drawings – University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

1996       Passionate Attitudes – New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA

1995       Passionate Attitudes, Migration, The Loophole of Retreat, and collaborative work From There On Up to Here and

                  Now with Mamie Hughley, Annie Parks, Annie Heard, Pearl Walker  University  of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

                  Passionate Attitudes – Threadwaxing Space, New York, NY

1994-5    Passionate Attitudes, Part 1 – windows of G. Fox dept. store and Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

1993       Magnetic Works and Migration – Huntington Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

1992       Migration and The Loophole of Retreat – Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

1991-2    The Loophole of Retreat, installation – Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris, New York, NY

1990       Damon Brandt Gallery, New York, NY

1989       Tim Hill Gallery, Birmingham, MI

1988       Damon Brandt Gallery, New York, NY

1987       Stavaridis Gallery, Boston, MA

1986       Damon Brandt Gallery, New York, NY

                  Paulo Salvador Gallery, New York, NY

1985       Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA


 2022       Site Woven, General Services Administration Art in Architecture Program for Charles R. Jonas Federal Courthouse, Charlotte, N.C.

2016      CartOURgraphy, International High School and Middle College High School, Long Island City, Public Art for Public Schools

                  Bower collaboration with Joyce Hwang and Matt Hume, commissioned by City as Living Laboratory for ArtPark, Lewiston, NY

2014      Night to Day, Here and Away Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, Florida, commissioned by the Patterson Foundation

2009      Filament / Firmament – for the Cambridge Public Library in collaboration with the Women's Commission

2008      Wingspun  International Arrivals, Raleigh-Durham International Airport, Raleigh, NC

                  Lumina – LED animation sign, outdoor façade, MassArt, Boston, MA

2006       Pro Patria Mori—84' gates for the Liberty Memorial World War 1 Museum, Kansas City, MO

                 The View From Here 240' sandblasted glass wall for Forest Park Metro, St. Louis, MO

2004       Aqueous Humour – kinetic sculpture for South Boston Maritime Park, South Boston, MA2003      

                    Catching the Drift – women's restroom renovation, Brown Fine Arts Center, Smith College, Northampton, MA,

2000       Meanderlink – airborne project over Frederick Law Olmsted's Emerald Necklace Park, Boston, MA

                    Circuitstream – Bank of America, Technology Headquarters, Charlotte, NC

1997-8    Mum's the Word – temporary public work for City of Boston, 

1993-9     As Above, So Below –13 nisaucs for new tunnel entrances at 45th, 47th, and 48th

                     streets, Grand Central Terminal North, MTA, Percent for Public Art Program,


 Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy

Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia

The Boston Public Library

The Detroit Institute of Art

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Metropolitan Museum of Art

The New School for Social Research, New York

The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University

University of Michigan Museum of Art

Whitney Museum of American Art

The Worcester Art Museum

Saul and Ellyn Dennison

Martin Margolis

Steven and Nancy Oliver

Smith College Museum of Art

The Worcester Art Museum


 2019      Artists Foundation Fellowship Award

2018      Outstanding Educator Award, International Sculpture Center        

2017      Brown Foundation Fellowship, Dora Maar House, Menerbes, France

2015      Siena Art Institute Residency, Fall Project Fellowship to create "Alveare (Hive)"

2014      MacDowell Colony Visual Arts residency, Josephine Mercy Heathcoate Fellowship

                 American Academy of Arts and Letters Fine Arts award and Purchase Award

2012      St. Botolph Foundation Distinguished Artist Award for Sculpture

                Artist’s Resource Trust grant from the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation

2011      Robert and Margaret McColl Johnson grant from the Rhode Island Foundation

            Artists in Context grant for “Distant Mirrors” website construction

2009      Sirius Art Centre Residency, Cork, Ireland

            LEF Foundation grant for FastForwardFossil

            Professional Development grant for FastForwardFossil, Rhode Island School of Design

2008      MacDowell Colony Residency, Kate and George Kendall Fellowship

            New England Foundation for the Arts grant for Filament/Firmament

            Blue Mountain Center residency

2007       International Association of Art Critics, New England Chapter, Best Public Project in a Public Space, Second

            Place, for Filament/ Firmament

            Pro Patria Mori chosen as one of the top public projects of 2006 by Public Art Network Year in Review

            MacDowell Colony Residency, Henry Eastwood fellowship

            Bogliasco Foundation Residency

            Professional Development grant for Revenant, Rhode Island School of Design

2005       LEF Grant – for Lumina

2004       American Association of University Women – Senior Scholar Special Commendation of Honor

            New England Foundation for the Arts – for Lumina

             Browne Fund – for Lumina

2002       Artists Resources Trust, Berkshire Community Foundation

2001       Rockefeller Foundation, Bellagio, Italy – Residency

             Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Canada – Residency

1999       Pilchuk Glass School, Stanwood, WA – Artist in Residence

             Massachusetts Cultural Council – Sculpture Fellowship

1998-9     Anonymous Was a Woman Foundation – Fellowship

1997       Institute for the Humanities, University of Michigan – Visiting Fellow

             Pilchuk Glass School, Stanwood, WA – Artist in Residence

            Henson Foundation – Development Grant for Ahab's Wife

1994       EEC – six-week Project Residency, Les Arques, France

            Wesleyan University – Distinguished Alumnae Award    

1992       LEF Grant – for development of Memorial Grove Project at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, MA,

            collaboration with Gary Hildebrand 

1991-2    European Ceramics Work Center Opening Project – Residency, The Netherlands

1990-1    Radcliffe College – Bunting Fellowship

             Kittredge Education Fund, Portland, Maine

1989       New York Foundation for the Arts – Sculpture Fellowship

1987       John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation – Guggenheim Fellowship

             Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York – Chesterwood Award

1986       National Endowment for the Arts – Sculpture Fellowship

1986-8    P.S.1 Institute for Art and Urban Resources – Studio Residency

1985       New York Foundation for the Arts – Sculpture Fellowship

             Institute for Contemporary Art, Boston, MA – Engelhard Award

1984       National Endowment for the Arts – Sculpture Fellowship

1983-5    Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA – Visual Arts Fellowship, fourteen-month Studio Residency

1983       The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH – seven-week Residency