MFA - University of Washington 

BFA  - Georgia State University  

 

 

Professor, Pratt Institute of Technology, Brooklyn, NY.   2003 - 2019

Professor, Westchester Community College, White Plains, N.Y., 1994 - 2015 

Instructor, Parsons School of Design, The New School for Social Research, NY  1994 - 2001 

Instructor, 92nd St. Y, New York, New York, 1994 - 2019

 

 

Workshops Taught     Penland School of Crafts, Arrowmont School, Touchstone Center For Crafts, 

                                      Peters Valley, Maryland Institute, Guilford Handcraft Center, 

                                      Worcester Center for Crafts                 

 

Exhibit Design and Mountmaking     Brooklyn Museum, NYU Institute for the Study of the Ancient World                                                                 Folk Art Museum, New York Historical Society, African Museum,

                                                                Rubin Museum, Bard Center for Graduate Studies             

 

Publications    Minimal Rings    2003   Arch Gregory   Full Spectrum Publishing

                          American Craft, April/May 1994, Vol.54/No. 2.  Commissions

                          American Craft, December 1991/January 1992, Vol.51/No. 6.  Portfolio

                          Metalsmith, Fall 1991, Vol. 11/No.4.

 

Selected Exhibitions  New York Silver, Then and Now,  Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY

                                      June 2017-June 2018

                                     Obsessed – Nine Jewelry Artists  Marcia Wood Gallery,  Atlanta, Georgia  July 2016

                                      Journey Through Time: Artful Adornment and Sculptural Vessels   Mobilia Gallery, 

                                          Cambridge, MA   May 2015

                                      Objects of Status, Power, and Adornment Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge Mass 2013                                           New Work  -  Westchester Community College    March 2010

                                      New Steel - A different look at new iron work  National  Ornamental  Museum,

                                          Memphis TN   2007 and 2009

                                      Memories of New York -   Jewelry exhibit at Aaron Faber Gallery   May 2007

                                      The Art of Gold - Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California   February, 2005                                                   The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC

                                      David Butler - New Lighting   Jersey State College   Jersey City NJ  February 2002

                                      Masters of Material  - 2001 OXOXO Gallery  Baltimore, Maryland

                                      Turned Multiples  -  Craft Alliance-Center for the Visual Arts Saint Louis, MO 1999

                                      Turn on the Lights -  Contemporary Lighting Exhibit   American Institute                                                                 of Architecture   Seattle, WA   March 1998

                                      American Contemporary Art Jewelry  - Connell Gallery   Atlanta, GA Nov. 1997

                                      American Craft Council Spotlight -  Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN   Nov 1993

                                      Metals Now - Downey Museum of Art   Downey, CA  Feb.  1990

                                      The Fine Art of American Industrial Design  -  The National Arts Club, NY, NY 1988

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