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About me...

Photograph by William Fridrich


Born:               January 5, 1947

                        Durham, North Carolina, USA


Contact:         Tel:       ++ 910 232 0027 mobile







                       Brevard High School

                       Brevard, NC



                        University of Miami    

                        Coral Gables, FL,USA

                        Marine Biology, 1965-1968


                        University of North Carolina at Charlotte

                        Charlotte, NC, USA

                        Creative Writing Program 1970-1972


                        Western Carolina University

                        Cullowhee, NC, USA

                        BFA Ceramics and Painting 1979



                        Science Museums of Charlotte

                        Charlotte, NC, USA

                        Exhibits Tech



                        North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

                        Kure Beach, NC, USA

                        Curator of Design and Exhibits

                        1982 – 2008



                         1979 – present



                        1970 - present




WHQR Public Radio – Local Advisory Board

Wilmington, NC, USA



North Carolina Museums Council

1979 – 2002


Wilmington Railroad Museum – Planning committee chairman

Wilmington. NC, USA



Acme Art Studios – co-founder

                        Wilmington, NC, USA

                        1991 – present


 No Boundaries International Artist Colony – co-founder

                        Wilmington, NC, USA

                        1997 – 2010


 Art Point Gumno

                        Sloestica, Macedonia

                        2005 – present


African American Heritage Foundation

                        Wilmington, NC

                        2009 - 2011




       No Boundaries International Artist Colony  (co-founder)

                 International Colonies 1998, 2000 - 2009

                 Bald Head Island, North Carolina, USA


       Le Petit Atelier du Monde 2012, 2013  (host)

               Art residency program

               Dick Roberts Studio

               Acme Art Studios, Wilmington, NC,  USA



Southern Poetry Review

Saint Andrews Review

Kostroma Poetry Project (Russian translation)

Between the Lines - Poetry festival chapbook

Poems for Macedonia

Various chapbooks