2016    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (and 2015, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2001, 1998) (lecture/critic)

2014    Kent State University, Kent, OH (Blossom lecture/critic)

            New York Academy of Art, New York, NY (critic)


2013    Kent State, Visiting Artist Studio Lecture

            New York Studio Residency Program, (AICAD), Brooklyn, NY (lecture/critic)

            Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (and 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2001, 1998) (critic)


2007     Arizonia State University, Tempe, AZ


2006     Rhode Island School of Design, RI

              Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore


2005     Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

              West Virginia Division of Culture, Juror, “Design, Sculpture & Installation,” 

                   WV Fellowship Grant Program 


2004     Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY


2003     University of Pennsylvania Academy, PA


2002     Cranbrook Academy of Art, Detroit, MI


2000     University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Falk Visiting Artist


1999     University of Pennsylvania Academy, PA


1998     Public Art Fund, New York, NY, (selection committee member for “In the Public Realm”

              Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

1996     School for the Visual Arts, New York, NY

              Rhode Island School of Design, RI


1994     Barnard College, New York, NY

              Sculpture Center at Roosevelt Island, New York, NY (juror of sculpture competition)

              Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY


1993     The Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Museum of Art, Utica, NY

              The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

              Portland State University, Portland, OR


1992     Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

              The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

              The University of Akron, School of Art, Akron, OH

              New York Institute of Technology, New York, NY

              City College of New York, NY


1991    New York University, New York, NY

             State University of New York at Albany, NY


1988    The Rockefeller Foundation, Bellagio Center, Bellagio, Italy

             St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN


1988    Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY


1987    Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT

             Art Council of Richmond, VA (juror of annual sculpture invitational)




2007     Survivor: An Artists' Opportunity Workshop, DAC (Dumbo Arts Council), Brooklyn, NY. Moderator

                   Panel: Martha Wilson of Franklin Furnace, reps from the New York Foundation for the Arts, 

             National Endowment for the Arts, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.


2005     Artist & Gallery Relations, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. Panelist


2003     A Sculpture Forum: Perspectives on Sculpture Today, Faculty Presentations & Discussion, 

                   Memorial Hall, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

                   Organizer & Moderator Panel: Erik Levine, Michael Ashkin, Sheila Pepe, Marsha Pels, Martine Kaczynski


1999     Sculpture Symposium for NYC Area Members of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD), 

                   Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. Organizer and Moderator. 

                   Participating Schools: Maryland Institute College of Art, Cooper Union, Hunter College, University of the Arts, 

                   Corcoran School of Art, Parsons School of Design


1996     Conversations with the Artists, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ.

                   Panelist with Lawrence Fane, Niki Ketchman, Monroe Denton, Charlotta Kotik.

                   Buzz McCall as Moderator


1989     The Emerging Figure, Norton Gallery of Art, Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY.

                   Panelist with Petah Coyne and Judith Shea. Douglas Dreisphoon as Moderator


1985     Working in Brooklyn: Sculpture, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY.

                   Panelist with Donald Lipski and Judy Phaff. Charlotta Kotik as Moderator



Present-  Professor of Fine Arts

Graduate Program

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY