Twenty-three years of professional experience as a portrait and travel photographer
specializing in Alternative Processes, Cyanotype, Platinum-palladium, and digital photography.


PERMANENT COLLECTIONS:


Museum of Modern Art, New York
Museum of the City of New York
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum, New York
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris France
Brooklyn Museum, New York
New Orleans Museum of Art
Ken Damy Museum, Brescia, Italy
Musee de L'Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
Tel Hai Museum of Photography, Israel
Naprkstek Museum, Prague, Czech Republic
Severoceske Museum, Liberec, Czech Republic
Pracheoske Museum, Pisek, Northern Bohemia
Moravske Zemske Museum, Brno, Moravia
Women in Photography International Archive, California

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

Argosy Bookstore - 2001
www.digitalphoto.com - 2001 
www.Laligant-photography.com - 2000
Saint Francis College, New York - 1999
Gallery Maecenas, Plzen, Czech Republic - 1999
Intrepid Museum, New York - 1999
Piramal Gallery, Bombay, India - 1998
Naprkstkovo Museum, Prague - 1998
Severoceske Museum, Liberec - 1998
Pracheoske Museum, Pisek - 1998
Moravske Zemske Museum, Brno - 1998
Ethnographic Museum, Prague - 1994
Fred Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia - 1993

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

" The handmade print", Cork Gallery NY - 2005
The Gallery, New York 2003, A tribute to NY - 2002
Michael Ingbar Gallery, New York - 2002
Perkins Art Center, New Jersey - 2002
Cornell Medical Library - 2002
Modernage - 2001
Target Gallery, Washington DC - 2001
St. Francis College - 2000
Gallery 105, Shepherstown, WV - 1998
Cornell Medical Library Art Show , New York - 1998
Southampton Cultural & Civic Center, New York - 1998
Ernest Rubenstein Gallery, New York - 1998
Firehouse Gallery, New York - 1997
Tel Hai Museum of Photography, Israel - 1997
Gallery North Miami Florida - 1996
Severoceske Museum, Northern Bohemia - 1996
Naprskovo Museum, Prague - 1996
Learning Alliance - 1995
Gordon Parks Gallery, New York City - 1995
Ken Damy Museum, Brescia, Italy - 1994
Multi Media Arts Gallery, Philadelphia - 1995
Cork Gallery, New York City - 1991
Nikon House, New York City & Tokyo - 1991
Soho Photo Gallery, New York City - 1990

PUBLICATIONS:

BOOK: The Ninth Month, Park Island Press - 2004
Cover: A tribute to New York - Maman Magazine - 2004
Cover: 5 covers for the Witness Magazine - 2002
Photoreview - 2001
Cover: "The Other Islands of New York" - 2001
Cover: Lens Work Publishing - 2000
Parenting Magazine - 1998
Photo Review - 1998
New York Times - 1997
Newsday New York - 1997
Fujian Pictorial China 1997
China Photographer Magazine - 1996
Fotographia Italy - 1995
Brochure for Professional Women Photographers
BOOK: Pregnant Nudes - 1994
Il Progresso Fotografico Italy -1994
Camera & Darkroom Magazine
Darkroom Techniques Magazine
Fotographica Magazine
Mainichi Shimbam - Japan
Popular Photography - China

NOT-FOR-PROFIT ACTIVITIES:

International Center of Photography, Education Committee, New York
Photo Forum, New York
Professional Women Photographers, Board of Directors, New York City
Center for Photography at Woodstock
Photo Review, Philadelphia
Center for Book Arts, New York
Tuesday Evening Hour, New York

EXPERIENCE:

Self-Publishing, Park Island Press - 2004
Panelist for the Illinois Arts Council - 2002
Panelist for the Council of the Arts, Ohio - 2001
Curator of " A Spiritual Moment" at St. Francis College, New York - 2001
Teacher - Women's Retreat California - 2000
Judge - Annual Competition of Camera Club of New York - 1998, 1999
Assistant to Bruce Barnbaum - Workshop in Provence - 1998
Coordinator for a lecture on Digital with AD Coleman, New York - 1998
Teacher at the Center for Photography in Woodstock - 1997
Assistant to Bruce Barnbaum (Workshop in France) - 1996
Photographer of school events for Columbia Grammar and
Preparatory School - 1986 - 1992
Curator of photographic exhibitions - 1979 - 2000
Philippe Halsman, Roman Vishniac, Harry Garfield, Professional Women
Photographers, Manhattan Photo group.

LECTURES:

On Self-Publishing, Camera Club of New York - 2005
On Self-Publishing, International Center of Photography, New York - 2005
School of Visual Arts New York - 2005
Why Self-Publishing? - Moderator for the International Center of Photography, New York - 2004
New York University, Westside Camera Club of New York, Center for Photography, Woodstock, NY
Artist-Talk-on-Art, New York; Nassau Community College, New York; South Nassau
Christian Women's Club, Lecture on China and Tibet at the Tuesday Evening
Hour, New York City, Margaret's House in New York City, Professional Women Photographers.

EDUCATION:

1967 Graduate, International Language School
Hartnack Schule, Berlin, Germany.
1968 Certification, Chamber of Commerce, Interpreter,
French and German.
1969 Studied English Language, New York University, School of
Continuing Education.

MASTER WORKSHOPS AT THE INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY:

1981 - Present Advanced Photoshop;Palladium-Platinum Printing: Daniel
Kazimierski; Master Printing: George Tice; Cibachrome Printing:Phillip
Pocock; Color Printing: Linda Hackett; Still Life: Olivia Parker;
Portraiture: Bill Hayward; Psychological Portrait: Sing Si Schwartz; Studio
Lighting: Lester Lefkowitz

PHOTO TRIPS:

Ireland, Russia, China, Tibet, Mexico, France, Germany, Italy,
Ecuador, Israel, India, Peru, Czech Republic and Turkey

SKILLS:

Bilingual French, English; Conversational German, Italian and Spanish.