Born: Ontario, Canada 1948

Died: July 28, 2010

Living in Keene, Ontario and Manitoulin Island, Ontario

Artist, Glassblower, Printmaker, Writer

Sheridan College, School of Design, Glass Major, 1969-1971

 Selected Exhibitions

Awards

2002 The Guild Shop, Toronto, ON

2002 Gallery Gervik, Toronto, ON

2001 Galerie in Alten Kloster, Koln, Germany

2000 Hettmann Studio, Manitoulin Island, Ontario

2000 Gallery Phillip, Toronto, Ontario

1999 Gallery Indigena, Stratford, Ontario

1999 Gallery Phillip, Toronto, Ontario

1998 McMichael Canadian Collection, Klienburg, Ontario

1998 Gallery Indigena, Stratford, Ontario

1998 Spirit of the Sun, Arizona, U.S.A

1997 Ottawa School of Art, Ottawa, Ontario

1997 Rail's End Gallery, Haliburton, Ontario

1996 Canada House, Banff, Alberta

1995 Canadian Guild of Crafts, Montreal, Quebec

1993 Karlyn's Gallery, Wisconsin, United States

1993 Galeries Sedunoises, Sion, Switzerland

1993 Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, Ontario

1992 Bancroft Art Gallery, Bancroft, Ontario

1992 Kasheese Studio, West Bay, Ontario

1992 Chapel Gallery, Bracebridge, Ontario

1991 Ojibwe Cultural Foundation, West Bay, Ontario

1990 American Indian Archeological Institute, Washington, United States

1990 Hudson Museum, Maine, United States

1990 Holoyoke Museum, Massachusetts, United States

1990 North Bay Arts Centre, North Bay, Ontario

1990 McMichael Gallery, Kleinburg, Ontario

2001 Canada Council, Project Grant

2001 St. Michael's Print Shop Residency, St John, Nfld.

1992 Ontario Arts Council, Project Grant

1992 Native Artist in the School, Ontario Arts Council

1990 Ontario Arts Council, Project Grant

1989 Award for Excellence, Canadian Guild of Crafts, Quebec

1986 Ontario Arts Council, Writers Grant

1985 Canada Council, Explorations Grant

 

Collections

Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Ontario

Canadian Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, Ontario

Glenbow Art Institute, Calgary, Alberta

McMichael Gallery, Kleinburg. Ontario

Museum of Anthropology. Denver, Colorado

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario

Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Thunder, Ontario


Books

Freedom or Silence, 1988, SEN 0-9692185-24

The Earth and The Dancing Man, 1991., ISBN 0-9695225-0-9

Touching The Serpents Tale 1992. ISEN 0-9695225-1-7

A Bird Within a Ring of Fire 1998. ISBN 0-9695225-33