Awards

AWARDS, COMMISSIONS, AND FELLOWSHIPS (selected)

2015

Fljótstunga Residency Grant, Iceland

2013

Curatorial Grant, “Let’s Get Lost: Polaroids from the Coast,” Photographs by Jim McHugh, at LAX Airport, Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles

2008

Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Deutsche Bank Fellow, Photography, New York Foundation for the Arts

1999/01

Lead Artist, Commission, Chandler Outdoor Gallery Project, 4/5ths of a mile of murals produced in the Chandler Corridor, 14 artists and local middle school, North Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency, CA

1998/11

Listed in Who’s Who in American Art

1996

Award of Excellence, Design Annual, Public Service, Communication Arts

1995

Commission, California Towers Project, Riverside, CA
National Endowment for the Arts, Exhibitions Grant, Hillwood Museum, Long Island University, NY

1992

Commission, Art for Rail Transit, METRO/BLUE LINE, LACTC, Los Angeles, CA

1991

Maryland State Arts Council, Fellowship, New Genres

1990

Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation, Artist in Residence Grant

1989-90

Commission, Mayor's Advisory Committee on Art and Culture, Baltimore, MD

1988-89

Ford Foundation Fellowship
Phillip Morris Graduate Fellowship

1987

Listed in "Outstanding Young Men of America"

1983

National Endowment for the Arts, Urban Studies Fellow

1982

National Endowment for the Arts, Conceptual Art, Fellowship
C.A.P.S., Multi-Media Fellowship

1976

American Music Fellow, Salzburg Seminar, Austria

1975

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship
Academy of American Poets Award