Selected Solo Exhibitions
  • 2005 - Museum of Nonconformist Art, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 2005 - Gallery 13, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2005 - PhotoImage Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 2002 - Minnesota Center for Photography (formerly pARTs Photographic Arts).
  • 2001 - Barg Gallery, Tehran, Iran.
  • 1997 - Hudson Valley Institute for Art and Photographic Resources.
  • 1997 - Cinema and Photography Gallery, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, IL.
  • 1996 - Gary Hallman, Department of Art University of Notre Dame, NotreDame, IN.
  • 1984 - Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY.
  • 1981 - Parahelion Gallery, Lincoln Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, WI.
  • 1978 - Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI.
  • 1977 - Bard College, Kline Commons Gallery, Annandale-on-the-Hudson, New York, NY.
  • 1975 - Light Gallery, New York, NY.
  • 1974 - International Museum of Photography at the George Eastman House, Rochester, NY.
  • 1972 - Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1972 - Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI.
  • 1970 - Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN
  • 1970 - Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN
  • Selected Group Exhibitions
  • 2008 - “Land – escape”, Thomas Barry Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2008 - Bush Foundation, St. Paul, MN.
  • 2007 - Chambers Art Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2007 - Nash Gallery, Regis Center for Art, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2007 - Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China
  • 2007 - Bamboo Festival International Photography Exhibition, Aiji, China
  • 2007 - Nash Gallery, Regis Center for Art, Minneapolis, MN
  • 2007 - Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran
  • 2005 - MARN, Milwaukee Artist Resource Network, Milwaukee, WI.
  • 2005 - Minneapolis Foundation, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2004 - Yuma Art Center, Yuma, AZ.
  • 2003 - Thomas Barry Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2003 - The McKnight Foundation Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 2000 - Tweed Museum, Duluth, MN.
  • 1998 - Stroganoff Palace, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1998 - Steensland Museum, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN.
  • 1998 - Rudolph E. Lee Gallery, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.
  • 1998 - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1997 - Wellington Gray Gallery, Greenville, NC.
  • 1997 - Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM.
  • 1997 - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1996 - Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1991 - Film in the Cities, St. Paul, MN.
  • 1990 - Film-in-the-Cities, St. Paul, MN.
  • 1989 - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • 1986 - DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA.
  • 1985 - Artside Out, Minneapolis billboard project, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1984 - Jon Oilman Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1984 - Cheney Cowles Memorial Art Museum, Spokane, WA.
  • 1984 - National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.
  • 1983 - N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL.
  • 1983 - Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.
  • 1983 - Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID.
  • 1982 - Art Council of Great Britain, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester,NY.
  • 1982 - Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN.
  • 1981 - Hagase Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1980 - Museum of Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 1980 - Decordova Museum, Lincoln, MA.
  • 1980 - Minnesota Artists Exhibition Program, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN.
  • 1979 - International Museum of Photography, Rochester, NY.
  • 1979 - Light Factory Gallery, Charlotte, NC.
  • 1978 - John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI.
  • 1978 - Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.
  • 1978 - Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, R.I.
  • 1978 - The Minnesota Survey Project, Minneapolis Institute of Art, MN.
  • 1978 - The Mendal Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • 1977 - Columbia College Gallery, Chicago, IL.
  • 1976 - Charlotte Crosby Kemper Gallery, Kansas City, MO.
  • 1976 - University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque,
  • 1976 - Light Gallery, New York, NY.
  • 1975 - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD.
  • 1975 - Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1975 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.
  • 1974 - Northeastern University Art Museum, Boston, MA.
  • 1974 - Nelson-Atkins Gallery, Kansas City, MO.
  • 1974 - University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
  • 1974 - National Gallery of Canada, Toronto
  • 1973 - Museum of Turin, Turin, Italy
  • 1973 - Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.
  • 1973 - Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY.
  • 1972 - International Museum of Photography, Rochester, NY.
  • 1972 - Delhause University, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • 1972 - Light Gallery New York, NY.
  • Recent Projects/Commissions
  • 2007 - “Manifestations of Contemporary Art”, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, exhibition co-curator.
  • 2007 - “Herophilus”, Boynton Health Service, Minneapolis, MN. A commission.
  • 2003 - "Embrace Open Space: 10 Twin Cities Treasures", The McKnight Photography Fellows Project. A commission.
  • 2005 - Habitat for Humanity/ University of Minnesota. Documentary Workshop.
  • 2004 - “Persian Silver; Contemporary Photography from Iran”, co-curator with Hamid Severi, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran.
  • 2002 - Wells Fargo Regional Banking Center, Minneapolis. A commission.
  • 2002 - "Embrace Open Space: 10 Twin Cities Treasures", The McKnight Photography Fellows Project. A commission.
  • 2003 - University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Consultant Department of Art.
  • 2001 - Short Elliott Hendrickson, Inc., Minneapolis. Artist consultant; Pre-Design Team I-35W/Lake Street Bridge.
  • 2000 - pARTs Gallery / Photographic Resources. Program and Exhibitions Committee.
  • 1998 - “Mississippi/Neva”, photography by Minnesota artists, Stroganoff Palace, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. Curator.
  • Selected Collections
  • International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY.
  • Museum of Fine Art, St. Petersburg, FL.
  • Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN.
  • National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada
  • Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY.
  • Museum of Fine Art, Boston, MA.
  • New Orleans Museum, New Orleans, LA.
  • Sun Valley Center for the Arts and Humanities, Sun Valley, ID.
  • University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
  • Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
  • Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA.
  • Delaware Museum of Art, Wilmington, DE.
  • Monson Collection of American Photography, Seattle Museum of Art, Seattle, WA.
  • Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX.
  • Photographic Archives, University of Kentucky, Louisville, KY.
  • Colgate University, Hoffer Memorial Photography Collection, Hamilton, NY.
  • DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA.
  • Boise Museum of Art, Boise, ID.
  • National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC.
  • Deloitte, Haskins, & Sells, Inc., Minneapolis, MN.
  • General Mills, Inc., Minneapolis, MN.
  • Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Pro-Source, Corporate Photography Collection, St. Paul, MN.
  • Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
  • Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN.
  • Target Center Art Collection, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Emery Collegiate Institute, North York, Ontario, Canada
  • Minnesota Historical Society, Fine Art Photography Collection
  • Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM.
  • The McKnight Foundation, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Selected Fellowships
  • 1996 Minnesota State Arts Board, Artist Assistance Fellowship Grant
  • 1990 McKnight Foundation Photography Fellowship, St. Paul, MN
  • 1982 McKnight Foundation Photography Fellowship, St. Paul, MN
  • 1976 Bush Foundation Fellowship for Artists, St. Paul MN
  • 1976 National Endowment for the Arts, Minnesota Survey Project
  • 1975 National Endowment for the Arts Photography Fellowship
  • Selected Presentations
  • 2007 Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA. “Persian Visions”.
  • 2007 Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China. Artist’s presentation.
  • 2007 Boynton Health Service, Minneapolis. “Herophilus”. Artist’s presentation.
  • 2007 Art Gallery, University of Maryland. College Park, MD. “Persian Visions”.
  • 2006 Johnson Art Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. “Persian Visions”.
  • 2005 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN. Photo Council. Artist’s presentation.
  • 2005 Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY. “Persian Visions’.
  • 2005 Katherine Nash Gallery, Regis Center for Art, Minneapolis, MN. “Boundary Crossings”. Panel presentation.
  • 2004 Twenty-fifth Annual Yuma Symposium, Yuma, AZ. artist’s Presentation.
  • 2004 Concordia University, St. Paul. “Self Portrait”. Artist’s panel.
  • 2004 Regis Center for Art, Minneapolis, MN. “Persian Visions”. Panelchair.
  • 2002 Minnesota Center for Photography, "Risk/Revisit". Artist’s presentation.
  • 2001 Esfahan University, Esfahan, Iran. Artist’s presentation.
  • 2001 Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran. Artist’s presentation.
  • 2000 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM. Artist’s presentation.
  • Teaching
  • 1970-present Regis Center for Art, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 1977-78 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI.
  • 1984-85 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
  • 1990 The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO.
  • Selected Memberships on Boards and Juries
  • New Jersey State Council on the Arts, jury panelist.
  • The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, jury panelist.
  • Minnesota Artists Exhibition Program, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, artist’s panel.
  • Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN. Exhibitions committee.
  • Link Vostok: International East-West Arts Exchange. Board of Directors.
  • Minnesota Museum of American Art; Exhibitions committee.
  • The Massachusetts Arts and Humanities Foundation Artists Fellowships Program, jury panelist.
  • pARTs Photographic Resources Minneapolis, Strategic Planning committee.
  • Minnesota State Arts Council Visual Arts advisory board.
  • “Second Generation Original: Digital Photography in the 90's," conference co-chair.
  • Midwest Regional Conference of the Society for Photographic Education, co-chair.