1989 Master of Social Work, San Francisco State University, CA
1978-80 Museum Studies Graduate Program, John F. Kennedy University , San Francisco
1977 Master of Arts in Visual Design, University of California, Berkeley CA
1975 Bachelor of Arts, San Francisco State University, CA
1974 Photography, City College of San Francisco, CA
Speak, read and write Spanish fluently



“Black and White” Blank Wall gallery, Athens, Greece. Group Show


“Memories”exhibition by Loosen Art in Millepinani Center, show

“Chania International Photo Festival” Exhibit Chania, Crete, Greece

“Travelers” Blank Wall Gallery,Athens, Greece. Group show

“Seeing Red” Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA, group show

“Motherhood Unveiled” Stitches andPics: Art Gallery & Studio, Sackets Harbor, NY, group show


“The Portrait”Praxis Gallery & Photographic Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. Group show.

“Black & White” Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece. Group show.

“16th Annual Northwest Eye Regional Photography Competition & Exhibit” Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, CA group show.

“Portals”PhotoPlace Gallery” Middlebury,VT. Group show

“Animalia ” A Smith Gallery, Johnson City,TX. Group show

“Portraits in B&W” Blank Gallery, Athen, Greece

“Portraiture: Looking at Photography” Black Box Gallery, Portland,OR. Group show

“The fine Art of Photography 2017” Plymouth center for the Arts, Plymouth,MA. Group Show

“Portraiture: Mirror Mirror” Black Box Gallery, Portland Oregon. Group Show

“Analogue Portrait Project” juried exhibition, Aesthesia Studios, part of Month of Photography Los Angeles, CA. Group show

“Nocturnes & Noir,” juried exhibit, Harvey Milk Photo Center, San Francisco, CA . Group show

“Earth,” juried exhibit, A Smith Gallery Photographic Arts, Johnson City, TX. Group show

“Into the Light,” juried exhibit, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA. Group show


CPA International Juried Exhibition, Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA. Group Show

“Portraiture” PH21 Gallery , a juried international photography exhibition, Budapest, Hungary. Group show

Berlin Foto Biennale, 4th Biennale of Fine Art and Documentary Photography, Palazzo Italia, Berlin, Germany. Group Show

CPA Member’s Juried Exhibition, Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA. Group show

“Alphabet” A Smith Gallery Photographic Arts, Johnson City, TX group show

“old” A Smith Gallery Photographic Arts, Johnson City, TX group show

“Family Portraits” Richmond Art Center, Richmond ,CA. Group show


“Nature (re) Defined: Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland. CA Group Show

“Fremantle International Portrait Prize 2015″ Western Australia. Group show

Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art” Dallas, TX . Group show

“Juried Latin Art Show” Tacoma, WA. Group show

“Focus Iran, Contemporary Photography and Video,” juried exhibit, Craft and Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA.


Documentary Photography “LH Horton Jr Gallery, Stockton CA. Group show.

“Portrait: A Picture Show” Black Box Gallery, Portland, Oregon. Group show.

“Home” a juried photography exhibit at Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland. Group show.

“Portraiture: Through the Lens” Black Box Gallery, Portland Oregon. Group Show

Professional Women Photographer’s 38th Annual Competition


2013 San Francisco Camerawork “Cover to Cover” a survey of artist members books.

Her book “Bay Area families” was one of the 10 jury selection choices.


Farhang Foundation, Los Angeles CA
Kaiser Foundation Hospital, San Francisco


2016 Remembering Michael, Blurb Books
2015 Arg-e-Bam, Blurb Books