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EDUCATION
1974 • Windham College • BA Studio Art
1990 • School of the Art Institute of Chicago • MFA sculpture

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2011 • Sculpture in the Garden • Applewood Estate • Flint, MI 2011 • Thinking Objects (solo exhibition) • Fine Arts Gallery, Mott Community College • Flint, MI
2010 • Lost and Found • Museum of Contemporary Art • Chicago, IL
2009 • Group Exhibition • Fine Art Gallery, U/M Flint • Flint, MI
2008 • Installation of Bronze Bear at Mott  Community College • Flint, MI
2008 • Surface • Project Gallery • Ann Arbor, MI
2008 • Gender Agenda • Project Gallery • Ann Arbor, MI
2007 • Group Exhibition • Buckham Gallery • Flint, MI
2007 • Window Shopping • Project Gallery • Ann Arbor, MI
2006 • Stagy Behavior • Red Ink Studios • Flint, MI
2006 • Buckham Gallery Members Show • Buckham Gallery • Flint, MI
2003 • Precincts (3 artists) • Buckham Gallery • Flint, MI
2003 • Selections (5 artists) • SPACES • Cleveland, OH
2003 • 3-person exhibition with Hill and Nelson • Marygrove College • Detroit, MI
2002 • 4th Annual Sculpture Invitational • Krasl Art Museum • St. Joseph, MI
2002 • Unmade  (solo exhibition) • Albion College • Albion, MI
2002 • Witnesses and Warriors • George Meany Archive • Silver Spring, MD
2001 • Bock, Cogswell, Prokos, Smith • Buckham Gallery • Flint, MI
1999 • Images of Resistance: Women in Pants • Residential College • UM/Ann Arbor, MI
1999 • Witnesses and Warriors • Greater Flint Arts Council • Flint, MI
1998 • Sound  and  Video • Rockford Art Museum • Rockford, IL
1998 • Michigan Sculptors • Frederic Meijer Gardens • Grand Rapids, MI
1998 • Group Exhibition • Olivet College, Olivet, MI
1997 • Far from Home • Cranbrook Museum of Art,Bloomfield Hills, MI
1997 • Laying Your Cards on the Table (solo exhibition) • Flint Institute of Art • Flint, Michigan
1997 • Solo Exhibition • General Motors Institute (Kettering University) • Flint, MI
1997 • Pontiac Sculpture Invitational • Creative Art Center • Pontiac , MI
1996 • Solo Exhibition • University of Illinois • Chicago, IL
1996 • The Study of Rain • Raw Space, ARC Gallery • Chicago, IL
1996 • Toward the Millenium • East Lansing, MI
1996 • Hush • N.A.M.E. Gallery • Chicago, IL
1995 • Waste Not • Detroit Focus Gallery • Detroit, MI
1995 • Infrasite • Soho, NYC (sidewalks)
1995 • Order and Disorder • SPACES • Cleveland, OH
1995 • Idle Accord • Bethany College and University of Kansas
1995 • Michigan Outdoor Sculpture Five • Southfield, MI
1995 • 14th Michigan Biennial • Kresge Art Museum • East Lansing, MI
1994 • Installments • Paint Creek Center for the Arts • Rochester, MI
1994 • Art(works) • Bohnert, Caskey, Liljeblad, Smith • Detroit Focus • Detroit, MI
1994 • Michigan Directions: Flint Area Artists • Flint Institute of Art • Flint, MI
1993-4 • Untitled Collaborative Installation • 1414 Monterey, Mattress Factory • Periscope and 4 rooms •                                   Pittsburgh, PA
1993 • 3-Person Show • Buckham Gallery • Flint, MI
1993 • Willing Disbelief • Detroit Artist Market • Detroit, MI
1992 • Food for Thought  (solo exhibition) • MCC Fine Arts Gallery • Flint, MI
1991-2 • Margin of Safety • Museum of Contemporary Art • collaborative installation • Chicago, IL
1991 • Angus, Hickey, Smith, Takiguchi • Gallery 2 • Chicago, IL
1990 • Gigantic Women, Miniature Work • Gallery 2 • Chicago, IL
1990 • Cast Iron Show • Betty Rymer Gallery • Chicago, IL

SELECTED ACKNOWLEDGMENTS (ART)
“Gender Agenda: Fun for a boy or a girl.” Katie Whitney. Ann Arbor Observer. Sept. 2008.
“ ‘Surface’ goes beyond that with depths to engage the audience.” John Carlos Cantu. Ann Arbor News. March 23, 2008. (photo)
“Krasl sculptors show organic, geometric trends.” Roger Green, Gazette, Kalamazoo, MI, Sept. 2002.
MF Installations 1990-1999. Pittsburgh: The  Mattress Factory, 2001.
 “9 Michigan artists take us home again...” Joy Hakanson Colby. The Detroit News. June 12, 1997. D1. (photo)
 “Towards the Millineum.” East Lansing Community Television. Judith Taran, Ex. producer. 1997.
Review of “Order and Disorder,” Mark Price. Art Papers. Sept./Oct. 1995. Page 66. (photo)
“Sidewalk Photos.” City Arts. CH13, PBS station, NYC. Cathy Brew, producer. First aired October 19, 1995.
“Who Are Those Women Embedded in the Sidewalk?” Monte Williams. The New York Times. August 20, 1995. Section 13, Page 6. (photo)
 “Exhibit reveals Michigan artists’ edgy side.” Roger Green. The Ann Arbor News. Jan. 21, 1995. D1.
 “Focus four.” Joy Hakason Colby. Detroit News. April 22, 1994.
 “Sharing the View, ‘The group of six’ meshes ideas, images at the Mattress Factory.” Donald Miller. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.Dec. 17, 1993. (photo)
“Michigan Biennial--Quality of works by state artists a relevation.” Roger Green. Ann Arbor News. Jan. 30, 1993. (photo)
 “Exhibit provides food for thought.” Carol Azazian. The Flint Journal, November 27, 1992.
“Chicago Page.” Kathryn Hixon. Arts Magazine. May 1992.
“Margin of Safety.” Susan Collins. New Art Examiner. Feb. 1992.
“Gigantic Women/Miniature Work.” The Letter X. Feb. 1991.
“Editor’s Choice.” Crain’s Chicago Business. Jan. 7. 1991.
“Gallery Scene.” Chicago Tribune.  Aug. 3, 1990.

COLLECTIONS
Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Private collections