Solo Exhibitions


2017                     Hot Lava: Family Pictures, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2016                     Surrounded By Feeling, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2015                     Interlopers: Unintended Narratives, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR

2014                   Interlopers:  Unintended Narratives, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR                 

2012                   Not All Black and White, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2010                   Drawing Frames, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2009                  Pressed, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2007                  Cuttings from Consciousness, Centrum Gallery, Oregon College of Art and Craft

                            (OCAC) Portland, OR

2005                  Not Very Good, Nor Yet Very Bad and Adaptation Ogle, Portland, OR

2004                  Small Works, Hoffman Gallery Shop, OCAC, Portland, OR, featured artist

2004                  Tangles and Conduits, Ogle, Portland, OR

2003                  Ordinary / Extraordinary, Ogle, Portland, OR P

1999                  Opposing Tendencies West Linn Library, West Linn, OR

Group Exhibitions

2016                     24 from 24: A Selection of Prints from OCAC's Print Portfolios, OCAC, Portland, OR

2015                     Window: A Dialogue, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2014                   OCAC Juried Alumni Show, juror Jenene Nagy, Hoffman Gallery, OCAC, Portland

2014                   Being Blackfish,  Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR                 

2014                   Ironic / Iranik, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2013                   Rain, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR                                   

2013                   Making A Mark: Drawing in Oregon (invitational), The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR

2012                   Around Oregon Annual (juried), The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR

2012                  Introductions 2012, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA

2012                  Under the Influence, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR,

2011                  Cuttings and Pressed (selections), Opus VII, Eugene, OR

2011                  Juried Alumni Show, Hoffman Gallery, OCAC, Portland, OR

2010                  Blackfish Upstream, Gallery 110, Seattle, WA

2009                  Drawings, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2007                  Alumni Centennial Exhibition, Hoffman Gallery, OCAC, Portland, OR

2005                  First Person: A Juried Exhibition of Self Portraits, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR  

2004                  21 Years of Studios, Cathedral Park Place/Haze Gallery, Portland, OR

2002                  New Painting, Centrum Gallery, OCAC, Portland, OR, (3-person show)

2001-2002          28 Days of Gray, Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Portland, OR, an IN SITU Portland

                           temporary outdoor installation, financed by the Regional Arts & Culture Council

2001                  Pleasure Craft, Biennial Exhibition, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

2001                  Guns in the Hands of Artists, Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center, Portland, OR

2000                  Recent Graduates 2000, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

1999                  As the Stain Fades, Nine Gallery, Portland, OR

1998                  Local 14 Annual Show, Forestry Center, Portland, OR


Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR


Oregon Episcopal School, Portland Art Museum Vivian and Gordon Gilkey Center for the Graphic Arts, Salem Hospital, Neil and Diana Goldschmidt, Dennis Katayama, Steve and Tish Vollum,

Commissions and Awards

2001 Regional Arts and Culture Council, IN SITU project grant, Portland, OR

Board of Trustees Commission Award, OCAC, Portland, OR

Local 14, Honorable Mention Scholarship, Portland, OR


2000                Certificate in Crafts, Drawing/Painting, Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

1980                  New York University, Book Publishing Institute, New York, NY   

1978                   B.A., Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, The Colorado College,

                   Colorado Springs, CO


The Oregonian, Arts & Entertainment section (A&E), “Blackfish Gallery turning big 35,” by John Motley, March 28, 2014

Willamette Week, review of Ironic / Iranik by Richard Speer, February, 2014                 

The Oregonian, A&E, “Ellen Goldschmidt at Blackfish Gallery,” review of solo show by D.K. Row, August 19, 2010

The Oregonian,  A&E, “Shows of note--First Person: A Juried Exhibition of Self-Portraits,”  June 10, 2005.The Oregonian, A&E, "In daisy-image show, you love the work, you love it not," review of solo show at Ogle by D.K. Row, March 14, 2003

The Oregonian, ArtsWeek "Radar: Our Picks for the Week of March 16-22," by the A&E staff, March 16, 2003

Willamette Week, WWPick, March 19, 2003

Willamette Week, "Four Reviews," review of solo show at Ogle by Richard Speer, March 26, 2003

The NW Drizzle, a monthly arts, music, & culture e-zine, "Critical I: Sushi, 28 Days of Gray and David Lynch add up to more than meets the eye," by Jeff Jahn, February 1, 2002 (

The Oregonian, "Ode to gray," Metro Area Digest photograph and description of "28 Days of Gray" IN SITU project, by Roger Jensen/The Oregonian, December 4, 2001

The Oregonian, "Winter's Retreat and Return," front page photograph of "28 Days   of Gray" IN SITU project, by Rob Finch/The Oregonian, March 8, 2002

Portland Tribune, There is Gray, and Then There is 'Drool'," by Michaela Bancud, December 7, 2001

Public Art Review, "Listings: Recent Projects," "28 Days of Gray," issue #26, 2002 (

VIA, "Great Getaways: Portland," by David Sharp, photograph of "28 Days of Gray," July/August 2000

Professional Experience

2014               Panelist, Regional Arts & Culture Council, Artistic Focus Project Grant selection panel

2014-2015      OCAC, guest teacher in BFA program Advanced Topics class and Studio School instructor

2014                Juror, Portland Metro Scholastic Art Awards, Drawing

2013                Panel Discussion, The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR, Making A Mark: Drawing in Oregon

2012                Panel Discussion, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR, Under the Influence

2012                Juror, Portland Metro Scholastic Art Awards, Drawing

2010                Juror, Portland Community College, Sylvania, Student Show