About

1947 Northampton, Massachusetts, May 15 (childhood in Princeton, New Jersey; South Bend, Indiana; Kensington, Maryland)

1965 -1967 studied,painted, worked, Washington, D.C.*

1967 Florence,Italy,studied ..life drawing with Maestra Nerina Simi, (father Filadelfo Simi,pupil of Gerome, maestro to Pietro Annigoni) bas-relief with Joseph Vogelsang; etching ..master etcher Donald Sutphin, art anatomy, technique of tempera magra.

1969 -1972 US/Canada..painted, etched, group exhibits;

1972 -1979 Florence– printed proofs for Maestri Annigoni and Romano Stefanelli; became pupil of Stefanelli: portraiture, still life drawing/painting,etching, lithography, landscape “au plein air”  with Stefanelli and Luigi Falai,in Maremma,Umbria,Versilia, Venezia, Exhibits: Florence,Montepulciano,Pietrasanta,

1979 Umbria, landscapes, portraits,exhibits: Umbria,Piedmont, Liguria,and Verona.

1983 Grosseto,painting 4 summer months, the Trappola;  Exhibit

1983 Florence, assistant, Il Bisonte,International School of Graphic Art,

1985 Salem,Massachusetts, searched Galleries, painted…exhibits: Marblehead and Worchester, Mass; portraits of local personalities.

1986 Maryland,portrait drawing; Exhibit: Unicorn Gallery,Baltimore; return Florence

1987 4 shows: Galleria Lo Spirale,Prato; La Soffitta, Portoferraio,Elba;  Glass Gallery, Bethesda,Md, USA; in studio, Castello, Florence,

1988 move to Chianti..exhibits:  Radda and San Polo ….

1990 married Massimo Bonucci; daughter Aurora born.

1992 USA , Johns Hopkins panels ; illustrated book”My Mother is Different”, Sidran Foundation,Baltimore.

1994 move US with family, Baltimore, Maryland….. Painted, exhibited,

2004- 2008 taught adults portrait drawing, painting:  Mitchell School of Fine Arts

2008 return Italy, Figline Valdarno, artist in residence,Villa la Palagina; permanent exhibit of the Fremantle Foundation,

Villa Peyron al Bosco di Fonte Lucente, Fiesole,Firenze