Teaching Positions


I was a faculty member in the Animation Department,the School of Film and Video, California Indstitute of Art until 2002 when I moved from LA to reside in New Yok where my wife had become the Director of Education for the  Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.Teaching position still of interest if something is available. Please contact.

1996- 2002       Faculty, Dept. of Film & Video, Character Animation Program
                         California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
                               Beginning Perspective
                               Intermediate Perspective
                               Beginning Illustration

1995 – 98          Part-time Instructor (Sabbatical replacement)
                          California State University, Fullerton, CA
                                Art 123, Descriptive Drawing, (1998)
                                Beginning Printmaking, (1997)
                                487B, Life Studies, Drawing & Painting, (1996-97)
                                487C, Special Studies, Drawing, (1996-97)
                                307A/307B, Advanced Drawing and Painting, (1995-96)

1987/1988           Full –time Instructor, ( grades 9 – 12)
                      California State Summer School for the Arts
                      Loyola Marymount College, Weschester, CA
                           Intermediate and Advanced Drawing
                           Special Problems in Drawing 

1987 –  95           Part-time Instructor
                      Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
                           Beginning Printmaking (monotype, etching)
                           Beginning Painting

1987 – 97            Part-time Instructor
                      Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA
                           Intro to Printmaking (1996-97)
                           Drawing Concepts I: Sophomore Drawing (1989 –97) 
                           Drawing Concepts II: Junior Drawing (1987 – 88)

1986 – 87          Part-time Instructor
                    College of the Canyons, Valencia, CA
                           Art 124, Beginning Drawing
                           Art 140, Beginning Color and Design
                           Art 227, Beginning Painting

1985                  Visiting Artist
                    Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA  
                          Summer Session II: Painting and Drawing   
                          Art 110s/310s: Painting: Beg/Intermediate/Advanced 

1984                 Artist-in-Residence
                    Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival , Univ. of Alaska, Fairbanks   
                        Color and Design  

1983                  Part-time Lecturer in Fine Arts
                         University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA   
                             FA 101 Drawing and Composition    

1982                 Lecturer in Art (Sabbatical replacement) 
                   California State University, Fullerton, CA 
                       107A, B: Beginning Painting 
                       487, Special Studies in Drawing and Painting 
                       507A, Graduate Problems in Drawing and Painting 

1980 –86         General Partner- P.C. Associates 
                        Develop and manage 40,000 square feet artist in residence                                 studio spaces, Andrews Hardware Bldg., Los Angeles, CA

1978 –80         General Partner, OTA House Frames 

                        Custom designed wooden framing, Santa Monica, CA

1977               Art Instructor, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA 
                            Art 21, Intermediate Drawing 
                            Art 22, Beginning Watercolo

1975 – 76        Visiting Artist 
                       Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA 
                            Drawing and Painting

1974 – 75        Lecturer in Art (Sabbatical replacement) 
                       California State University, Fullerton, CA 
                           207A, B, Drawing and Painting 
                           307 A, B, Advanced Drawing and Painting 
                           487, Special Studies in Drawing and Painting 
                           507, Graduate Problems in Drawing and Painting

1971 –73        Teaching Assistant ( Vija Celmins, Craig Kauffmann )
                      University of California, Irvine, CA 
                          30A/30B/30C Visual Fundamentals (color theory) (1972-73)
                         160 Advanced Painting (1971-72)

1971              Assistant to Robert Irwin 
                      Exhibition for Pace Gallery, Installation, Donald Judd Studio, NY

1970 – 73      Gallery Assistant, 
                      Exhibitions Preparator, advertising and announcement                          design  
                       Jack Glenn Gallery, Corona del Mar, CA

1968 – 71      Exhibition Preparator 
                      Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA
                     (now Orange County Museum Modern Art)

                                   References available upon request