art seeks to integrate art into highly trafficked community settings so
that all people can enjoy beauty, meaning and enrichment from witnessing
art as they move through their daily activities.
Participation in the creation of these public places deepens the
experience of building community through cumulative and collaborative
This community based work harks back to the wisdom of earlier
societies that integrated the arts seamlessly into daily life.
have a long time passion for and expertise in the field of public art,
both as a sole creator working with communities, and as a facilitator
who orchestrates non professionals in the creation of collaborative,
community based projects.
I worked for many years in New York City neighborhoods, in
upstate New York cities and towns, as well as other cities such as
Philadelphia, Phoenix, Dallas and Pittsburgh.
These projects are process oriented, nature based, sometimes
historical and often, contemplative.
They are easily accessed and inclusive.