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Solo Shows
2019 - Cultural Landscapes, Soho Photo Gallery, New York City
2018 - Back-to-the-Land, Soho Photo Gallery, New York City (April 2018)
2017 - The Stranger's Path, Soho Photo Gallery, New York City
2016 - "RETRO"; One Person Show at SoHo Photo Gallery, New York City
2016 - MFA Graduate Exhibition, "The Stranger's Path", Vermont College of Fine Arts

Group Shows
2018 - Gowanus Open Studios 2018
2018 - ArtWorks: A Benefit for Arts Gowanus
2017 - Gowanus Open Studios 2017
2016 - VCFA's 25th Anniversary Group Show, The Milkcrate Hanover, MD 21076

Lectures & Talks
2017 - The Panorama & Vernacular Cultural Landscapes, lecture at the Conference of the International Panorama Council, Queens Museum
2017 - The Context: The Stranger's Path, Soho Photo, NYC

Other (publications, educational programs etc.)
2017 - H E R E 2 [selected to participate in this art Zine]
2016 - RETRO exhibition catalogue
2015 - Uzbekistan: a photography book
1977 - Review of an exhibition by Lewis Hine, cover The Village Voice

Grants, prizes, residencies
Vermont Studio Center residency, jury selected, July 2018

National Educational Media Network (NEMN Gold Apple)
American Film & Video Association (AFVA Blue Ribbon)
Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE Golden Eagle)

Assistant teacher
2016 - Fine Art Digital Printing II & General Studies Certificate Program Technical Seminar I, taught by Ben Gest
2015 - Fine Art Digital Printing II, taught by Ben Gest &"From Intent To Edit", taught by Karen Marshall
2014 - Digital Photography 1, taught by Jeanette May

Artist-Teacher-Mentors
2016 - Norbert Wiesneth
2015 - Deborah Bright
2015 - Cecilia Dougherty
2014 - Pradeep Dalal
1978 - Bhupendra Karia
1974 - Cornell Capa

Education
2016 - MFA, Visual Art, Vermont College of Fine Arts (Merit Scholarship)
- Visual Art Thesis - The Stranger's Path
- Visual Culture Thesis - Geography, Topography, and Cultural Landscape
2013 - Ten week workshop, Fine Art Printing II, International Center of Photography (ICP)
2013 - Ten week master class; the "Intimate Portrait" with Jen Davis
2002 - Executive education program, Harvard Business School
1974 - BFA, Photographic Illustration & Film, Rochester Institute of Technology



1976-1980
Independent Photojournalist. Assignments for Look, Life and Time Magazines, the New York Times and many other publications.

1974-1976
Curatorial Assistant, International Center of Photography (the eleventh employee).




Film & Television Work Experience
2012-2013
Executive In Charge Of Production, Veria Living Channel, Asia TV USA Ltd
Senior Executive responsible for all business affairs, production management and technical operations for in-house production team. Developed, supervised and responsible for a $20M production budget. Supervised production of over 400 hours of HDTV programs.

2007-current
President/Owner, Longtail Distribution Network, LLC
Launched and operate a multi-platform distribution company selling “long tail” content online and on DVD.

1998-2007
VP, Operations and Program Administration, Voom HD, a Rainbow Media Company (now AMC Networks);
Senior Executive responsible for all business affairs, production management and technical operations. Negotiated all programming and talent agreements. Completed over 350 production related agreements with an aggregated value of $100M/year.

1983-1998
Kutz Television, Inc.
Owner of independent production company. Hands-on producer, director & editor. Successfully completed over 50 documentary and advertising projects.

Selected Credits - Documentary Work:

2014 - Video, "Sebastião Salgado on Climate Change". ICP, New York City

The African Burial Ground: An American Discovery - U.S. GSA (Kutz-TV Inc)
Producer/ Director/ Editor - Four half-hour programs examining the significance of the discovery of the 18th-century African Burial Ground in lower Manhattan. Hosted by Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee, with interviews with Maya Angelou and many others.  NEMN Gold Apple Award

Affairs of Art - Rosenberg & Stiebel Gallery (Kutz-TV Inc)
Producer/ Director/ Editor - documentary celebrating the gallery's 50th anniversary, including interviews with Thomas Hoving, Ellie de Rothschild and Leonard Lauder.

Behind The Scenes - Home Box Office (Kutz-TV Inc)
Producer/ Director - Six interstitial short documentaries, featuring specialized craftspeople in the motion picture industry.  CINE Golden Eagle

Wild Pigs: The Perils of Feral Swine - US Department of Agriculture (Kutz-TV Inc)
Director/ Editor - short educational documentary designed to inform hog farmers and ranchers about issues related to the growing population of wild pigs in Texas.

The Current Affair Series - McGraw-Hill/Macmillian Company (Kutz-TV Inc)
Producer/ Director/ Editor - Series presents discussions on social issues for High School students.  Included "What Is A Recession?: An Introduction To Economics". AFVA Blue Ribbon Award

Full Frontal Fashion - Voom HD, Metro TV, WE.tv (Rainbow-Media; now AMC Networks)
Director of Production - Many hours produced over 8 years covering fashion runway shows in New York, Milan, London and Paris.

For additional details see LinkedIn profile.