Honors, Awards, and Publications

HONORS

Museum of Contemporary Arts of Georgia, Atlanta, has acquired "Bridge of Sorrows: from my portfolio, Sanctuary.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston,has acquired 4 images from my portfolio, Sanctuary: "Madonna at Midnight," "Highlander Retreat," "Devouring Sea," and "Eternal Vigil."

Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC, has purchased 4 images from my portfolio, Long, Long, Journey to the Sea: "In the Beginning...," "Wheel of Life," Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?," and "Last Exit."

Baldwin Photographic Collection, Murfreesboro, TN, has purchased my image, "Bridge of Sorrows," from my portfolio, Sanctuary.

Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange, GA, has purchased my image "Island in the Stream," from my portfolio, Long, Long Journey to the Sea.

The Gallery at Penn College has purchased my image, "Camelot," from my portfolio, Sanctuary.

AWARDS

Third Place for "Dark Side of the Moon" in the 12th Annual Alternative Processes CompetitionSoho Photo Gallery, New York, NY. The competition was juried by Miriam Leuchter, editor-in-chief, Popular Photography Magazine and American Photo Magazine.

Juror's Award for "Chilled to the Bone" in the 9th Photographic Image Biennial Exhibition, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC. The competition was juried by Burk Uzzle, award-winning photographer from Life magazine and Magnum.

Third Place for "Drink the Rain" in the 10th Annual Alternative Processes CompetitionSoho Photo Gallery, New York, NY. The competition was juried by Geoffrey Berliner, Executive Director, The Penumbra Foundation and the Center for Alternative Processes.

Merit Award for "Big Creek" in PhotoSpiva 2014, George A. Spiva Center for the Arts, Joplin MO. The juror was Dornith Doherty, 

Purchase Award for "Island in the Stream," in LaGrange National XXVIII Biennial, Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange, GA.

Merit Award for "Long, White Veil" in the LaGrange National XXVIII Biennial, Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange, GA. The competition was juried by Annette Cone-Skelton, President/CEO/Director of The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia.

Best of the Best 2012. One of 10 photographers named by BWGallerist: Black and White Fine Art Photography.

Honorable Mention for "In the Beginning..." and "Last Exit" in The Photo Review 2012 CompetitionThe Photo ReviewThe competition was juried by Peter Barberie, Curator, Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Honorable Mention for "The Race" in the 25th Annual National Juried Arts ExhibitionCultural Arts CenterDouglasville, GA.

Honorable Mention for "Paradise Lost" in Urban Forest at the Pacific Art LeaguePalo Alto, CA.

Best in Show for "Madonna at Midnight" in "Lo-fi"ography: A Showcase of Vintage and Alternative Photographic Processes at Gallery 360,Vancouver, WA.

2008 Best in Photography,  Buffalo Grove (IL) Invitational Artfest , Buffalo Grove, IL

2007 Merit Award in Photography, Buffalo Grove Invitational Artfest, Buffalo Grove, IL

PUBLICATIONS
Two images from the Long, Long Journey to the Sea albumen portfolio are included in The Photo Review 2016 Competition issue, juried by Malcolm Daniel, Curator of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Two images from the Long, Long Journey to the Sea albumen portfolio are included in The Photo Review 2012 Competition issue juried by Peter Barberie, Curator, Philadelphia Museum of Art 

Three images from the Sanctuary portfolio included in The Photo Review 2011 Competition issue juried by Robert Mann, the Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY.

"The Race," from my portfolio, Sanctuary, was included in Diffusion:Unconventional Photography, Vol. IV, 2012, edited by Blue Mitchell.