2020+ Arts Gowanus, President & Board Chair
2016+ Soho Photo Gallery, Active Member
2016+ International Panoramic Council, Active Member
2021 - Machines in the Garden, Public Art on the fences of Old Stone House, Brooklyn, NY
2020 - Pan^Opticon, Soho Photo Gallery, NYC (May-June)
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
2021 - Art Justice, Future Obsolescence; Heizkraftwerk Lichterfelde; Soho Photo Gallery, NYC
2021 - We’re Still There, Public Art on the fences of Old Stone House, Curator: Johnny Thornton
2020 - Brooklyn Utopia 2020, Old Stone House, Brooklyn, NY; Invited by Curator Katherine Gressel
2020 - Arborescent, Alex Ferrone Gallery, Cutchogue, NY; juror: Lillian Ball
2019 - on the Outskirts, La Bodega, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Johnny Thornton
2019 - Beyond the Selfie, The Art Center Highland Park; Jurors: Judy Norris & Suzette Bross
2019 - Annual Photography Open, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY; Juried Show
2018+ ArtWork; Brooklyn, NY; Donated work for the benefit of Arts Gowanus (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
2017+ Gowanus Open Studios (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
2016 - VCFA's 25th Anniversary Group Show, The Milkcrate, Hanover, Maryland
Grants, prizes, residencies
2021 - Con Edison Power Up Neighborhood Match; Grantee - The Machine in the Garden
2021 - Brooklyn Art Fund; Grantee - The Machine in the Garden
2020 - Artist in Residence: Arad Contemporary Art Center (February-March 2020)
2019 - Vermont Studio Center residency, jury selected, July 2018
1004 - National Educational Media Network (NEMN Gold Apple)
1002 - American Film & Video Association (AFVA Blue Ribbon)
1987 - Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE Golden Eagle)
Lectures & Talks
2020 - The Stranger’s Path, Cultural Landscapes, and Beyond, a talk presented at the Arad Contemporary Art Center
2019 - On Power, Pans & Panoramas, a talk presented at the Conference of the International Panorama Council, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia
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.)
2020 - On Power, Pans & Panoramas, published in the peer review journal of the International Panorama Council
2018 - The Panorama & Vernacular Cultural Landscapes, published in the peer review journal of the International Panorama Council
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
2019 - The Architectural Metropolis and Poetics of Space with Alex Fradkin
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
2016 - Norbert Wiesneth
2015 - Deborah Bright
2015 - Cecilia Dougherty
2014 - Pradeep Dalal
1978 - Bhupendra Karia
1974 - Cornell Capa
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
Independent Photojournalist. Assignments for Look, Life and Time Magazines, the New York Times and many other publications.
Curatorial Assistant, International Center of Photography (the eleventh employee).
Film & Television Work Experience
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.
President/Owner, Longtail Distribution Network, LLC
Launched and operate a multi-platform distribution company selling “long tail” content online and on DVD.
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.
Kutz Television, Inc.
Owner of independent production company. Hands-on producer, director & editor. Successfully completed over 50 documentary and advertising projects.
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.