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Shows and Lectures - 2008 and Earlier

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(The following list covers only photographic presentations and not book signings.)

 

November 25 2008 -- The Teaneck Camera Club will host  my program on Nature Photography and the Digital Darkroom.  The club meets at the Rodda Center located at 250 Colonial Court, Teaneck, NJ.  The meeting is at 8:00 pm and is open to the public. 

November 20, 2008 -- The Friends of the Hackensack River Greenway will host  my program on Beautiful Birds at the Rodda Center located at  250 Colonial Court, Teaneck, NJ.  The meeting is at 7:00 pm and is open to the public. 

November 18, 2008 -- The Belleville Public Library will host  my slide program on Beautiful Birds.  The library is located at 221 Washington Avenue, NJ.  The meeting is at 7:30 pm and is open to the public. 

November 7, 2008 -- The Teaneck Public Library will host my slide program on Beautiful Birds.  The library is located at 840 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ.  The meeting is at 10:30 am and is open to the public. 

July thru August  2008 -- The Westwood Public Library will exhibit 25 of my prints of insects as part of their 'buggy about reading' program.  The library is located at 49 Park Avenue, Westwood, NJ.

May 21, 2008 -- The Bergen County Audubon Society will host a presentation of my program on Jungle of the Maya.  The program is at the Flat Rock Brook Nature Center, at 443 Van Nostrand Ave, Englewood, NJ.  The meeting is at 7:30 pm and is open to the public.

May 21, 2008 -- The slide show Beautiful Birds will be presented at the Cresskill Garden Club 1:00 pm. The club meets at the borough hall at,67 Union Ave. Cresskill, N.J.  General public is welcome.

May 13 12, 2008 -- The slide show Beautiful Birds will be presented at the Glen Rock Seniors meeting at 1 Glen Avenue, Glen Rock, N.J.

May 7, 2008 -- The Montville Township Public Library will host  my program on Beautiful Birds.  The library is located at 90 Horseneck Road Montville, NJ.  The meeting is at 7:30 pm and is open to the public. 

April 10, 2008 -- The slide show Beautiful Birds will be presented at the Ridgewood Community Center at 10:00 am. The Center is located at 131 N Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, N.J.

April 5, 2008 -- The Mohonk Photographers Society will host a presentation of my program on How to Photograph Birds.  The meeting is at the Mohonk Preserve Visitors Center located at 3197 Route 44/55, Gardiner, NY.  The meeting is at noon, and is open to the public.

March 10, 2008 -- In conjunction with an art opening of paintings and crafts by Sandra Golbert at the Belskie Museum of Art and Science, I will present a slide program entitled Rainforest.   The museum is located at 280 High Street, Closter, NJ.  The presentation is at 8:00 pm and is open to the public.

March 7, 2008 -- The River Vale Free Public will host a presentation of my program on Beautiful Birds.  The program is at the River Vale Free Public Library at 412 Rivervale Road, River Vale, NJ.  The meeting is at 12:30 pm and is open to the public. 

March 8, 2008 -- I will have an exhibit and demonstration at the Ridgewood Super Science Saturday program at the Ridgewood High School.  Twelve new prints will be on display showing not only birds, but also insects, cats, and frogs.  You will also see many school projects, lectures, and other demonstrations. The program is open to the public from 10:00am to 5:00pm. 

March 12, 2008 -- The slide show Beautiful Birds will be presented at the Oakland Garden Club at 7:30 pm. The Club meets at the Senior Citizens Center, 20 Lawlor Drive, Oakland, N.J.

January 16, 2008 -- The Randolph Township Library will host a presentation of my program on Jungle of the Maya.  The program is at the Randolph Township Free Public Library at 28 Calais Road, Randolph, NJ.  The meeting is at 7:30 pm and is open to the public. This program will later be features on CableVision's Neighborhood Journal.

January 14, 2008 -- The Cranford/Millburn Camera Club will host a presentation of my program on Nature and the Digital Darkroom.  The meeting is at the Cranford Community Center on Walnut Avenue in Cranford, NJ.  The meeting at 7:30 pm and is open to the public.

November 13, 2007 -- The Livingston Camera Club will host a presentation of my program on Nature and the Digital Darkroom.  The meeting is at the Livingston Senior/Community Center at 204 Hillside Avenue, Livingston, NJ.  The meeting is at 7:30 pm and is open to the public.

April 21, 2007  --  I and Ellen Dunuto will present a discussion about different aspects of professional photography at the Paterson Youth Photographic Project.  The program is at 10:30am at the Patterson, NJ YMCA at 128 Ward Street; it is open to students and their guests. 

April 10,  2007 -- The Blair Academy, Society of Skeptics, will host a presentation of Jungle of the Maya, with Jim Wright, Jerry Barrack, and myself.  The meeting is at 7:00 in the Academy's Cowan Auditorium, in Blairstown, New Jersey.   The meeting is open to students, faculty, and their guests.

April 10, 2007 -- The Ho-Ho-Kus Seniors will host a presentation of my program on Jungle of the Maya.  The meeting is at the Hermitage, 335 Franklin Tpk at 1:00pm.  The meeting is open to the public.

March 28, 2007 -- The New York City Sierra Club Photographic Committee will host a slide presentation of Jungle of the Maya, by Jim Wright, Jerry Barrack, and myself.  The meeting is at 6:30pm at the Council Senior Center, 405 West 59th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY. Call 646-405-9838 for final information.

January 25, 2007 -- The Raritan Photographic Society will host a presentation of my program on How to Photograph Birds.  The meeting is at the East Brunswick High School, 380 Cranbury, Rd, Room, A5, East Brunswick, NJ.  The meeting is open to the public.

January 19, 2007 -- I will offer a presentation/workshop on Essentials of Color Management for members of the Ridgewood Camera Club. The workshop will be at my studio in Ridgewood, NJ

January 5, 2007 -- The slide show Beautiful Birds will be presented at the Demarest Garden Club at 1:30 pm. The Club meets at the United Methodist Church, 109 Hardenburgh Ave, Demarest, N.J.

January 2 - Feb 14, 2007 -- The hair salon Mane on Madison in Wyckoff, NJ, will be featuring about 15 of my bird prints through the middle of February.  This salon is a beautiful Victorian house, and owner Paul Ferraro has set up the great wall space to show off art works and my prints will be the inaugural exhibit. 

January 2-31, 2007 -- The Ridgewood NJ Library will host an exhibition of prints from the book Jungle of the Maya, by Jim Wright, Jerry Barrack, and myself.  About 35 prints are on display in the lobby and in the auditorium. 

November, 20,  2006 -- A new set of prints will be on exhibit and for sale at Wild Birds Unlimited in Paramus, NJ. 

November 10-12, 2006 -- I will be exhibiting and selling at the Easton Waterfowl Festival.  This is the World's premier wildlife art and sportsman's expo --  the ultimate weekend for the sophisticated sportsman and art lover.  It features world-class wildlife paintings, photographs, sculpture, and carvings in fifteen venues located throughout historic Easton Maryland on the eastern side of the  Chesapeake Bay. 

July - August, 2006 -- The West Orange New Jersey Public Library will be running a program on "Creature Features: Paws, Claws, Scales, & Tales."  A collection of photographs will be featured based on my work in Central America with Jerry Barrack and Jim Wright.  Also there will be a slide presentation on a date to be announced. The Library is located at 46 Mount Pleasant Ave in West Orange.

May 15 to June 27, 2006 -- An exhibit of my "Beautiful Birds" prints will be on display at the Franklin Lakes New Jersey Public Library.  On Tuesday, June 6 at 7:30pm,  I will present a slide show about "Beautiful Birds."  The library is located at 470 De Korte Drive in Franklin Lakes and is open to the public Mon-Thur 10am-9pm; Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm.

May  5-7, 2006 -- My work will be on display and for sale at the Art of Nature Festival  at the Somerset County Environmental Education Center.  This is a juried show  featuring about thirty artists from the Northeast.  In addition to photography, it includes painting (oil, watercolor, and charcoal), sculpture (wood and bronze), and etching. The Environmental Center is at 190 Lord Stirling Road, Basking Ridge, NJ -- just before the Raptor Center and the Great Swamp NWR.

February 15, 2006 -- The program  Beautiful Birds will be presented at the monthly meeting of the Bergen Audubon Society.  The meeting is at 8:00 at the Flat Rock Brook Nature Center in Englewood, New Jersey  (443 Van Nostrand Ave).  It is open to the public.

January 6, 2006 -- The program  Beautiful Birds will be presented at the monthly meeting of the Women Gardeners of Ridgewood meeting at the Ridgewood Library.

November  2005 -- Several of my images were on display at the Macey Center in Socorro New Mexico.  This was part of the Festival of Cranes at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge.  I was awarded  a first and two second prizes in the annual photographic contest (professional division).

November 4, 2005 -- The program  How to Photograph Birds will be presented at the Morris Photocolor Club.  They meet 7:45 in the AT&T building in Florham Park, NJ.

October 25, 2005 -- The program  Nature Photography and the Digital Darkroom will be presented at the Somerset County Photography Club in Bridgewater, NJ. The meeting is at 8:00pm in the Somerset County Library.  Open to the public.

October  14-16, 2005 -- My work will be on display at the Southern Wildlife Festival in Decatur, Alabama.  This is one of the top shows in the country, featuring thirty artists from throughout the US.  In addition to photography, it includes painting (oil, watercolor, and charcoal), sculpture (wood and bronze), and etching.

June 7, 2005 -- The program  How to Photograph Birds will be presented at the Teaneck Camera Club.  The meeting is at 8:00pm at the Richard Rodda Recreation Center, Colonial Court between Queen Anne Road and Palisade Avenue.  The meeting is open to the public.

January 30 to February 28, 2005 -- Fairleigh Dickinson University will host a month long exhibition of prints from the forthcoming book Jungle of the Maya. This book, done with  co-authors Jim Wright and Jerry Barrack, will be published in 2006 by the University of Texas Press.  It tells the story of the natural and historic wonders of Latin America's Maya forest -- the Selva Maya. This is one of the world's most magical yet least appreciated places -- an enormous tropical forest that encompasses much of Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico's Yucatan peninsula.  It is home to thousands of remarkable creatures, plants, and archaeological sites. On Sunday, January 30 at 2:00 we will narrate a slide presentation featuring many of the images that will be in the book.            (Place mouse cursor on image to see individual photographs.)

      The exhibit and slide presentation are at the Weiner Library, 980 River Road, Teaneck, NJ (just south of Route 4). The exhibit hours are from 9 to 5, Monday through Friday, and 12 to 5 on Saturday and Sunday.  There will be subsequent exhibits and presentations, each month, by other photographers following completion of this show. 


November 16, 2004 -- "Beautiful Birds" will be presented at the Saddle River Garden Club. (by invitation)

November 4-29 2004 --  The Cottage Place Gallery will hold an exhibition of my work from Nov 4 through 29; about 33 new photographs will be on display. The exhibit is titled New Sights, and includes travels in 2004 to Bosque del Apache, NM; Little St Simons Island, GA; and the Pacific Northwest. There is a public reception on Nov 6 from 2 to 5 pm. This gallery is located at 113 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, NJ.  It is open most days, but an appointment is recommended for weekday viewing -- call at 201-444-6225.         (Place mouse cursor on image to see more details.)


October 17, 2004 -- The slide show The Celery Farm Natural Area, with Jerry Barrack, will be presented at the Meadowlands Environmental Center at 10:00 and 1130 am. This is a featured presentation of the Meadowlands Fall Birding Festival.  The Center is located at 2 DeKorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ.  (201-460-8300)


October 9-12, 2004
-- I will be exhibiting prints at the magnificent Matterhorn Nursery October Fun Fest. I am one of twelve invited artists at this grand event which includes arts, crafts, a farmers market, beautiful gardens, and fun for the whole family. The nursery is at 227 Summit Park Rd,  Spring Valley New York. (See their web site for directions.) 


October 1, 2004
-- The slide show Jungle of the Maya will be presented at the Demarest Garden Club at 1:30 pm. The Club meets at the United Methodist Church, 109 Hardenburgh Ave, Demarest, N.J.

October 1, 2004 -- The show Jungle of the Maya will be presented at  the Rockland Audubon Society at 8:00 Friday evening. The presentation will include Jerry Barrack and Jim Wright, with whom I have been working on this Maya photographic and book project  for the past three years.  The meeting is held at the Clarkstown Reform Church on Sickletown Rd (see web site for directions).  It is open to the public. 

August 28, 2004 -- I will present a workshop on bird photography at Wild Birds Unlimited, 189 Route 17 South, 10:30am.  This will provide an overview of what it takes to get a good bird photo in terms of equipment, lighting, background, composition, and subject matter.  There is no charge for the session and it is open to the public, but reservations are required (call 201-599-0099).  

May 11-17, 2004

Little St. Simons Island -- off the Georgia coast.  I will offer lectures, workshops, and hands-on instruction on bird photography for guests of this beautiful island lodge.  Even if photography is not your main interest, this is a wonderful, quite place to see all kinds of wildlife and relax of the beach.  It is a small resort (30 people) with many types of habitat. 

April 22, 2004 -- "Jungle of the Maya" will be presented at the North New Jersey Group meeting of the New Jersey Sierra Club -- Flat Rock Brook Park, Englewood, NJ, 7:30pm. This presentation is with my colleagues Jim Wright and Jerry Barrack.  It is a 45 minute slide show featuring some of the best photography from our work in Central America for the book on the Maya Jungle.  Flat Rock Brook Park is located at the end of van Nostrand Ave in Englewood. 

April 13, 2004 -- "Beautiful Birds" will be presented at the Ridgewood First Presbyterian Women's Guild. (by invitation)

March 8, 2004 -- I will present the program on "Beautiful Birds" at the West Caldwell Library at 1:00pm. Open to the public.  Details to be posted

February 8, 2004

Slide Presentation.  As part of the Fairleigh Dickinson University art series mentioned below, I will give a presentation on "Beautiful Birds."  This show covers herons, raptors, songbirds, shorebirds, and some other things.  It shows the variety and beauty of the creatures, and discusses some aspects of photography.  It is not technical on either birds or photography.  Its about the enjoyment of birds in all their various states. It may include a few exotic species from my recent Central America work.  It is at 2:00pm in the Weiner Library on the FDU Metropolitan Campus at 980 River Road, Teaneck, NJ. 

January 20-February 29, 2004

Fairleigh Dickinson University will host a series entitled "Photography as Art and Story."  I will be featured as the opening artist in this series. An exhibit of about 50 of my prints will be on display throughout February.  The exhibit is in the Weiner Library on the FDU Metropolitan Campus at 980 River Road, Teaneck, NJ.  Hours are 9 to 9, Monday through Thursday, and 12 to 5pm, Friday through Sunday. 

January 9, 2004  -- A workshop on photographing birds and other wildlife will be offered for members of the Ridgewood Camera Club.  It will be in my Ridgewood studio, at 8:00pm.

October 23, 2003

The Fyke Nature Association will feature a slide presentation on "ChanChich and the Heart of the Selva Maya." This is the first showing of the joint work by Jim Wright, Berry Barrack and myself from the rainforest in Belize, Central America.  This is Fyke's monthly meeting at the Wyckoff Public Library, 2000 Woodland Avenue; it starts at 8:00pm and is open to the public.  [Take Franklin Av. to Morse (or Madison) to Woodland, be careful of the one way streets.]

September 26, 2003

Presentation at the Fyke Nature Association on "Beautiful Birds".  This is a slide show lasting about 45 minutes, showing a wide range of birds in many environments and postures. This is Fyke's monthly meeting at the Wyckoff Public Library, 2000 Woodland Avenue; it starts at 8:00pm and is open to the public.  [Take Franklin Av. to Morse (or Madison) to Woodland, be careful of the one way streets.]
 

September 23, 2003 --  "Beautiful Birds" will be presented at the Teneck Camera Club at 8:00 pm.

September 1-30, 2003

The Mendham Library will exhibit 25 of my prints in their gallery.  I will present a lecture on "Beautiful Birds" on Thursday, Sept 4 at 7:30pm.  

July 1-31, 2003

The Museum of the Hudson Highlands will feature  40 of my works in its exhibition hall.  This beautiful, rustic museum is located on Boulevard Rd in Cornwall-0n-Hudson, NY and is open Thursday thru Sunday.  Call 845-534-5506.

March 29, 2003

There will be a show and sale of my prints at a Gardening Exposition sponsored by The Women Gardeners of Ridgewood.  This is a one day presentation at the George Washington School in Ridgewood, and will also include lectures and works by other artists. 

March 20, 2003

Beautiful Birds!   I will give a slide presentation on Thursday, March 20, 1:00pm at the Prudential World Headquarters in Newark, NJ. (attendance by invitation only)

February 21, 2003 

Beautiful Birds!   I will give a slide presentation on Friday, Feb 7, 2003, 7:00pm at Wild Birds Unlimited on Rt-17 south in Paramus (between the GSP and Century Rd). All are invited.  This show covers herons, raptors, songbirds, shorebirds, and some other things.  It shows the variety and beauty of the creatures, and discusses some aspects of photography.  It is not technical on either birds or photography.  Its about the enjoyment of birds in all their various states.  The lecture is free, but reservations are required - call 201-599-0099

November - January 2002-03

Two of my images are included in the final jury selection of the competition by the New Jersey Photographers Forum.  This show will be on exhibit at the Watchung Arts Center in November, and then at the Children's Specialized Hospital in Mountainside New Jersey through January 2003. There are many fine photographs in this exhibit representing many styles.

November, 2002

About 30 of my images will be on exhibit at the Ridgewood Public Library at 125 N. Maple Ave.  This will run for the full month.


October 25-27, 2002

I will exhibit works at the Cape May Fall Weekend.  This will be in the Cape May convention center.

October 2, 2002

Presentation at the Women's Guild of the Old Paramus Reformed Church will focus on song birds and shore birds.

September 13 - October 11, 2002

The Ridgewood Arts Council and Passaic County Historical Society present a juried art exhibition and sale at the Lambert Castle Museum in Paterson, NJ.  Three of my prints are included along with many fine works from many other local artists.  The museum and show are well worth the trip. For hours and directions, call 973-881-0085.
 

September 11, 2002

Presentation at the Ridgewood Camera Club on "Beautiful Birds".  This is a slide show lasting about 45 minutes, showing a wide range of birds in many environments and postures. The RCC meets at the Women's Club in Wyckoff, NJ (176 Wyckoff Ave); meetings start at 8:00pm and are open to the public.  

September 21 - October 20, 2002

Ringwood Manor Arts Association exhibits works in their annual open exhibition.  This exhibit is supported in part by the Passiac County Cultural Council and New Jersey State Council on the Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. Two of my pieces are included in this show.  My print "Evening Return" was awarded second place in the photography division. 

August 14 - September 8, 2002

Ringwood Manor Arts Association exhibits works in their annual open photography show.  Three of my pieces are included in this show.  My print "Like Father, Like Son" was awarded first place in the nature/wildlife division.  Many fine photographers are represented and it's well worth the trip to Ringwood.
 

April 27 2002

The Cottage Place Gallery will hold an exhibition of my work from April 27 through May 17; about 25 new photographs will be on display. There is a public reception on April 27 from 2 to 5 pm. This gallery is located at 113 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, NJ.  It is open most days, but an appointment is recommended for weekday viewing -- call at 201-444-6225.

January 25, 2002

Presentation at the Fyke Nature Association on "Beautiful Birds".  This is a slide show lasting about 45 minutes, showing a wide range of birds in many environments and postures. This is Fyke's monthly meeting at the Wyckoff Public Library, 2000 Woodland Avenue; it starts at 8:00pm and is open to the public.  [Take Franklin Av. to Morse (or Madison) to Woodland, be careful of the one way streets.]


January 10, 2002

Sad news.  The Magpie Studio is closing.  For about the last two years, this studio has carried about 15 of my prints on a rotating basis.  It has been a great place to see and purchase full size, framed prints.  I will be looking for another gallery.


December 2 - 31, 2001

Three pieces are included in a juried exhibit at 'The Stable' in Ridgewood sponsored by the Ridgewood Arts Council.  The exhibit is "Through the Artist's Eyes" and includes works in many media.  There is a reception to meet the artists on Sunday, December 2 from 2:30 to 4:30.

October 15 -November 16 2001

The American Society of Media Photographers ASMP) exhibits accepted entries in their Seventh Annual Fine Art Photography Competition.  The exhibit is at Westminster Hall, Bloomfield College (at Broad and Fremont Streets, Bloomfield).  Two of my new works are included in this show. 

October 6 - 27, 2001

Ringwood Manor Arts Association exhibits works in their annual open photography show.  Three of my pieces are included in this show.  Many fine photographers are represented and it's well worth the trip to Ringwood. 

October 2001

A completely new set of images is on display at The Magpie Studio, 216 E. Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ (201-612-0807).  The gallery is open 11 to 6 Tuesday through Saturday, and till 8 on Thursday.   The display now includes 17 images, new this year, from trips to Florida, Ohio, and New Hampshire.  The Magpie also features great jewelry and other curiosities.  I recommend a visit.

June 1, 2001

Presentation at the Rockland Audubon Society on "Beautiful Birds and Photography".  Some prints will be on display for this lecture.


May 6, 2001

Hoboken Arts & Music Festival.  This is a major arts showing at which I hope to be exhibiting.  Check here for further details.

December 5 - February 28, 2000

About fifteen prints in various sizes are on display (and for sale) at the Magpie Studio at 216 E. Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ (11am to 6pm Tuesday thru Saturday).  This studio is in the same building as Williams Sonoma.


December 10

Twenty prints will be available at a benefit for the Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra.  Five other artists will also be present exhibiting painting, jewelry, and knits.  If interested, use the contact/feedback section and I will provide details. 

December 1 - 31

"Full Spectrum" -- this is the seventh annual juried exhibition and sale sponsored by the Ridgewood Arts Council.  It is at the Lester Stable, 259 North Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ (9-4, Mon-Fri).  There is a reception to meet the artists on Sunday, December 3, 2:30 to 4:30pm.  Two of my photographs are in this show.


November 17-18

"Fine Arts & Crafts in Ridgewood" A showing and sale of fine crafts featuring regional artists at the Cottage Place Gallery, 113 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, NJ.  7-10pm Friday, 10-5 Saturday. 

September 21 - November 16

Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters, 1 Johnson & Johnson Plaza, New Brunswick, NJ. (Gallery open by appointment, call 732-524-6957). This exhibit includes photographs of many types and styles from twelve members of The New Jersey Photography Forum. (three of my pieces are included)

September 1 - 30

Guest artist exhibit at the Warwick Valley Winery, 114 Little York Road, Warwick, NY.  Thirty three pieces on exhibit in the beautiful tasting room located in the rolling hills of Warwick Valley. 

July 23 - August 13

Ringwood Manor Association of the Arts -- Winners Circle 2000 exhibit of photographs and paintings by nine winning artists from the 1999 season.  Ringwood State Park.  (twenty five pieces included)

June 17    Pascak Arts Association annual arts festival.  Westwood, NJ 

June 4     Ridgewood Arts Council annual arts festival, Ridgewood, NJ 

May 1 - 30

Guest artist for the month at the Ridgewood Public Library.  An exhibit of 35 pieces displayed in the lobby and auditorium. 

December 10 - 31, 1999

"An Art Odyssey" a juried exhibit sponsored by the Ridgewood Arts Council at The Stable, 259 N. Maple Ave, Ridgewood, NJ  (three pieces included).

September 26 - November 5, 1999

"A Show of Recent Works" an invited exhibit by 10 photographers at the Louis Bay Library, Hawthorne, NJ  (five pieces included)

September 12 - October 31, 1999

Children's Specialized Hospital, Mountainside, NJ.  A presentation of photographs from The New Jersey Photography Forum sixth annual juried exhibit.  (ten pieces included)

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