In this most densely populated of states, there remain places both overlooked and forgotten. I am fascinated by the beauty of these places and the lost stories that they tell. Using composition, color and texture, I attempt to uncover their stories with my camera.
a brief overview: I am an adventurous photographer & creative director who lives, works and plays in and around New Jersey and New York City
my education: Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY: BFA, cum laude Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica NY: printmaking NY State Summer School for the Visual Arts, SUNY Fredonia
my career: my career as a graphic designer spans 25 years, and I have worked as Creative Director for major NYC and NJ agencies, including Interbrand and Ogilvy Commonhealth. My clients include P&G, Merck, Unilever & Pepsi
career highlights: I was included in Graphic Design USA's 30 Under 30 list, have been published in Graphis Logo, American Corporate Identity, and International Brand Packaging; been interviewed by Brandweek, written for Graphic Design USA, and won over 30 creative awards. However, my favorite career moment so far was being photographed in my office for an Apple ad
my shows: Scholastic Art Awards US Exhibition, Everson Museum, Syracuse NY Nisson TV International Exhibition, Tokyo, Japan National Talent Search, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY Gerstman+Myers Retrospective, Pratt Manhattan Gallery
collections & publications: my photographs are in private collections in Los Angeles, Pennsylvania & NYC Cosebelle magazine in Italy ran one of my images in their February, 2013 issue my images are included in the upcoming book Abandoned!, by Teresa Nordheim also, many websites & blogs are currently using my images on their sites