EXHIBITIONS

• Group Exhibition "Our Faces, Our Voices". Fort Worth Community Art Center. Sept.–Nov., 2020

"Faces of Dallas" Choir Concert, an Artistic Collaboration. Dallas, TX. April, 2019

"Where Art and Fashion Meet". Artist Showplace Gallery, Dallas, Texas. May, 2018

• Solo exhibition "Reflection". Art Center of Plano. Plano, Texas. April 28–June 29. Plano, Texas

• "Magnitude of Color". Beaudry Gallery, Dallas, Texas. March 31-May 12, 2018

• “International Watercolor Invitational”. Shanghai Library Gallery. Shanghai, China. 2017

• American Watercolor Society Traveling Exhibition. 2017–2018

• Solo Exhibition “Flow”. Artists Showplace Gallery. Dallas, Texas. 2017

• Group Show “Rob Erdle, His Students, His Influence”. UNT on the Square Gallery. Denton, Texas. 2014

• Group Show “Watermarks II”. Collin College Gallery. Plano, Texas. 2008

• Group Show “Five Watercolor Artists”. 798. Beijing China. 2007

• Group Show “International Watercolor Exhibition”. Niigata, Japan 2005

• Group Show “International Watercolor Exhibition”. Niigata, Japan 2004

• Group Show “Watercolor Now!”. Springfield Art Museum. Springfield, MO. 2003

• Group Show “Watermark”. Collin College Gallery. Plano, Texas. 2001

• Solo Exhibition “Memory of China”. University of North Texas. Denton, Texas. 1991


COMPETITIONS AND AWARDS:

• Watermedia Showcase International Competition. Best of the Show. 2020

Pennsylvania Watercolor Society 41st Annual International Juried Exhibition. 2nd Place Award. 2020

• 44th Annual National Exhibition of Transparent Watercolor Society of America. ”Chevy” Chevillon Memorial Award. 2020

• Watercolor USA. National Watercolor Society Award. 2020.

• 11th Annual Signature American Watermedia International Exhibition. Best of the Show. 2020

• 51st Watercolor West 2019 International Juried Exhibition. 2nd Place. 2019

Watercolor USA. Top Award. 2019

Watercolor USA Honor Society. "Harold Gregor Memorial Award". 2019

• Watercolor USA Honor Society. "Nancy Handlan Memorial Award". 2019

• Transparent Watercolor Society of America Exhibition. "Marty McManamon Memorial Award". 2019

Splash 21 Watercolor Competition. 2019

Readers' Competition in The Art of Watercolour Magazine. Jury's Choice Award. 2018

• Watermedia Showcase. Best of Show. 2018

• Splash 20 Watercolor Competition. 2018

• Transparent Watercolor Society of America 42nd National Exhibition. TWSA Members Award. 2018

• Watercolor West International Juried Exhibition. Third Place. 2017

• International Artist Magazine Landscape Competition. Grand Prize. 2017

• Art Olympia 2017. Japan. 2017

• Transparent Watercolor Society of America 2017 Annual National Exhibition. John Singer Sargent Award. 2017

• American Watercolor Society 150th Annual International Exhibition. 2017

• Texas Top Ten Competition. 2017

• Portrait Society of America International Portrait Competition. Certificate of Excellence. 2015

• Transparent Watercolor Society of America Annual Exhibition. Grand Prize—Skyledge Award. 2015

• Watercolor U.S.A. Annual Exhibition. 2012

• Watercolor U.S.A. Annual Exhibition. Greg G. Thielen Memorial Award. 2002

• Infiniti National Art Competition. First Prize. 1992

• The 7th Chinese National Art Exhibition. 1989


RECENT PUBLICATION FEATURES:

• Book "40 Portrait Masters", published by Pratique des Arts, France, 2019

International Artist Magazine. June/July 2018. "Honoring Dedication to Their Craft" by Christine Egnoski

• Watercolor Artist Magazine. October 2017

• American Art Collector Magazine. Feature article. September 2017

• International Artist Magazine. Aug./Sept. 2017

• Classical WRR 101.1 FM. Interview by “Classic Cafe”. January 2017

• Pratique des Arts magazine. Feature article. Issue 129. September 2016.

• Watercolor Artist Magazine. Feature article. December 2015

• Artistnetwork.com. On-line feature article. October 2015


COLLECTIONS:

• Johann Museum. Shanghai China

• Positec Corporation. China

• Vicking Cruises

• Private collections


JUDGING:

• Dallas Society of Visual Communications National Student Show

• Visual Arts Society of Texas Annual Juried Members Exhibition

• Communication Arts Magazine Illustration Annual Competition

• The New Mexico Advertising Federation ADDY Awards

• Connecticut Art Directors Club


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES:

• Artist. Since mid-1980s

• Assistant Professor, Communication Design. University of North Texas. Starting in September, 2018.

• Creative Director, Lodge 26 Branding Agency. Dallas, TX. 2014–2016

• Vice President, Creative Director, Filson. Seattle, WA. 2013–2014

• Vice President, Image Director (started as Sr. Designer), Fossil Inc. Richardson, TX. 1994–2013

• Adjunct Professor, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas. Denton, TX. 1995.

• Graduate Teaching Fellow, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas. Denton, TX. 1993–1994

• Assistant Professor. Luxun Academy of Fine Arts. Shenyang, China. 1985–1989


EDUCATION:

• MFA, University of North Texas, College of Visual Arts and Design. Denton, TX

• BFA, Luxun Academy of Fine Arts. Shenyang, China

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