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Born 1940, New York, NY

M.F.A. Ceramics, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
B.S.E. Art and Foreign Languages, Kansas State University, Emporia, KS
National Endowment for the Arts Craftsman's Fellowship

Selected Exhibitions: 2002 SOFA/NY, Loveed Fine Arts, NY, NY / 2001 Peck Gallery, Victor Spinski Trompe-l'Oeil Ceramics, Providence, RI / Jerald Melberg Gallery, “Is it Clay?”, Charlotte, NC / 1998 Nancy Margolis Gallery, Clay Realists / 1997 Renwick Gallery, James Renwick Alliance Craft Weekend 1997, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. / 1996 The Crafts Council, Hot Off the Press, London, U.K. / 1994 Habatat Shaw Gallery, V. Spinski Ceramic Sculpture, Farmington Mills, MI / Leedy Voulkos Gallery, V. Spinski Ceramic Sculpture, Kansas City, MO / 1990 Elaine Horwitch Galleries, New Realism, Palm Springs, CA / Gallery Henoch, Objects Observed Contemporary Still-Life, NY, NY / Elaine Horwitch Galleries, Chicago International Expo., Navy Pier, New Art Forms, IL

Selected Collections: Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID / Canton Museum of Art, Canton, OH / Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI / Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE / Detroit Institute of the Arts, Detroit, MI / Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY / The JB Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY / Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC / Alice C. Sabatini Gallery, Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, Topeka, KS / Stetson University Museum, Deland, FL / The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA / Alvin Preiss Inc., NY, NY / Stephen Alpert, Wayland, MA

Selected Publications: Ceramic's, Ways of Creation. Richard Zakin. Iola, Wisconsin: Krause Pub., 1999 / Hot Off the Press. Paul Scott & Terry Bennet. London: Bellow, 1996 / The Craft and Art of Clay, Susan Peterson. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice, 1992 & 1995 / The Book of Cups. Garth Clark. NY: Abbeville 1990 / Ceramics: Mastering the Craft, Richard Zakin. Radnor: Chilton, 1990 / The New Yorker, NYC, May 18, 1987 / The New York Times, “Tureens: Functional, Fanciful, Fantastic,” NY, Nov. 22, 1987 / American Art Now, Edward Lucie-Smith, NY: William Morrow, 1985