University of Houston - Fine Arts, Studio Painting and Art History- Magna cum laude, Banner Carrier for the School of Art
Universidad del Comahue - Bachelor of Arts
University of Cambridge - Certificate in English
Alliance Francaise - Certificate in French
SELECTED AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
||Master Class Artist designation by the American Juried Art Salon
Master Artist of the National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society (NOAPS)
Signature Artist of the National Society of Artists (NSA)
Signature Artist Texas & Neighbors
Third Place Award at the 33rd Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition and Signature Artist Recognition, Irving Art Center, Irving - May 2018
Two Meritorious Awards at Richeson75 Still Life & Floral Exhibition - March 2018
1st Place Award Oils at the Cebter for Contemporary Art Juried Exhibition, Abilene, TX - November 2018
Best Still Life Award at NOAPS Best of America Exhibit 2017, Castle Gallery Fine Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana - Oct 2017
One of 13 Finalists-International Artist Magazine Florals & Botanicals Competition with artists from around the world -Oct/Nov 2017
Judge of Awards for the Holiday Small Works Exhibition, Parkville, MO -The National Oil & Acrylic Painters' Society - Nov 2017
Third Place Award at the Call of the Wild Juried Exhibition, The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas May 2017
Top Finalist NOAPS Spring 2017 On-Line International Exhibit
Judge of the 51st Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition, Charles W. Eisemann Center, Richardson, TX - May 2017
Award for Outstanding Still Life, American Women Artists (AWA) 2017 Spring Online Juried Show
Meritorious Award at Richeson75 Still Life & Floral Exhibition 2017
The R.G. Ouren Memorial Award, 32nd National Open Juried Show, National Society of Artists, October 2016
Best Still Life Award at the 26th Best of America Exhibit September 2016, Orleans, MA
Finalist in the Seascapes, Rivers and Lakes International Artist Magazine competition published October/November 2016
Judge for the Rowlett Paint and Photograph annual Juried Art Competition, November 2016
Second Place Oils & Acrylics at the Richeson75 Landscape 2016 Exhibition in Kimberly, WI
Best of Show Purchase Award at the 50th Annual Richardson Civic Art Soc. Regional Juried Art Exhibit, May 2016
First Place Award Oils at the 31st Annual Texas & Neighbors Exhibit April 2016 - Irving Art Center, Irving, TX
The Ampersand Award at the Gallery at Round Top Salon Juried Competition April 2016 - Round Top, TX
Finalist Richeson 75 Still Life & Floral 2016 Exhibit
Award of Excellence at the Best of America Exhibit 2015, October 2015 - The Dunnegan Gallery of Art, Bolivar, MO
Honorable Mention at The Marilyn Dickey First Annual Juried Exhibition, September 2015, Sugar Land, Texas
Artists to Watch- The Editors' Choice for Up-And-Coming Talent, Southwest Art Magazine, January 2015, Page 16
Honorable Mention Still Life II International Art-Competition.net, June 2015 http://art-competition.net/Still_Life2.cfm
Honorable Mention at NOAPS Masters & Signature Spring 2015 Exhibit, Osage Beach, MO
Best Still Life Award at the International Guild of Realism (IGOR)Juried Exhibit at Robert Lange Studios, Charleston, SC, November 2014
Best Still Life Award at the 24th Best of America Exhibit 2014,Dunnegan Gallery of Art, Bolivar, Missouri
Third Place Award at the 30th National Juried Show 2014 of the National Society of Artists, Baytown, Texas
First Place Award Oils & Acrylics, The 29th Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibit 2014 in Irving, TX, May 2014
Third Place Award out of 97 accepted entries at The Great Outdoors Spring Exhibition, The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
Finalist in the International Artist Magazine Landscape Competition and published in their Issue #95 Feb/Mar 2014, Page 9
Top 75 Finalist in Richeson 75 Still Life & Floral 2014 Exhibit See it at http://www.richeson75.com/stilllife/index.html
Finalist in the Southwest Art Magazine Artistic Excellence Competition. Top 75 from over 2000 entries. Published Dec 2013 issue, pages 80-83
The Dunnegan Gallery of Art People's Choice Award, NOAPS 23rd Best of America Exhibit, October 2013
Honorable Mention Award at the 29th National Juried Show September 2013 of the National Society of Artists
First Place Award Oil and Acrylic Painting on canvas at the 28th Texas and Neighbors Regional Juried Exhibition 2013, Irving Art Center, Irving, TX
Finalist in the International Artist Magazine, Still Life Competition February/March 2013
Meritorious Artwork Recognition, The Richeson75 Small Works 2013 and inclusion in the Exhibit Book Small Works 2013
Most Innovative Painting Award, The Best of America Exhibit 2012. Only 82 paintings accepted into this exhibit from 649 entries
Finalist 2012 artKudos International Juried Art Competition & Exhibition, 157 artists accepted into the show representing 20 countries
Jury's Top Fifty Award, Salon International 2012, International Museum of Contemporary Masters of Fine Art, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, TX
Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Art, Nature Art Competition, Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, April 2012
Meritorious Artwork recognition and inclusion in The Richeson75 Art Catalogue Landscape,Seascape & Architecture 2012 exhibition
Honorable Mention Award Botanical Art Exhibition February 2012 by the Leading Artists Gallery
Juried, accepted, and recipient of Award of Merit from the 2010 Fall/Winter International Show by The American Juried Art Salon
President's Award Recipient from the American Express Company
Member of the National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society (NOAPS) - Master Artist Guild Member
Member of the Oil Painters of America Organization (OPA)
Member of the American Women Artists Organization (AWA).
Member of the International Guild of Realism (IGOR).
Associate Member of Allied Artists of America
SELECTED ART PUBLICATIONS AND PUBLISHED ARTICLES
International Artist Magazine-Article pages 66-73 Hebe Brooks-Finding Interest through Surfaces, Oct/Nov 2015
Southwest Art Magazine, January 2015, Page 16 - Artists to Watch
Important World Artists Vol.1, A World of Art. World Wide Art Books Inc., Santa Barbara, California
International Artist Magazine, Edition#95 Feb/Mar 2014 and Edition#89, Page 14. Feb./Mar. 2013
The Richeson75 Small Works 2013 collectible Exhibit Book
American Art Collector Magazine, April 2012
The Richeson75 International Landscape, Seascape & Architectural 2017, 2014 & 2012 Collectible Book, June 2014 & April 2012
Studio Visit, Volume Sixteen, The Open Studios Press December 2011 www.studiovisitmagazine.com
UPCOMING, CURRENT AND PAST ART SHOW PARTICIPATION AND ACTIVITIES
Nov 03 thru Dec 22 - Around the World Juried Show, The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
Oct 29 thru Jan 26 - Annual Juried Competition, The Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene, TX
Oct 05 thru Oct 29 - International Guild of Realism 13th Annual Juried Exhibition, Sugarman-Peterson Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Sep 14 thru Oct 13 - The 27th Best of America Exhibit. Eisele Gallery Fine Art, Cincinnati, OH.
Sep 07 thru Sep 22 - The 33rd Annual Bosque Art Classic, Bosque Arts Center, Clifton, TX.
Jul 17 thru Aug 31 - The 27th Annual Juried Art Show, Breckenridge Fine Arts Center, Breckenridge, TX.
May 12 thru Jun 09 - The 33rd Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition, Irving Art Center, Irving, TX.
May 19 thru Jun 14 - The Sound of Color Juried Show, Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Apr 30 thru May 26 - Spring Best of America Small Painting Exhibit, Richland Fine Art, Nashville, TN.
Apr 26 thru May 26 - Brownsville Museum of Fine Art's 46th International Art Exhibition, Brownsville, TX.
Feb 10 thru Mar 10 - 23rd Valentine's Invitational at Castle Gallery of Art, Ft. Wayne, IN.
Dec 15 thru Jan 06 - Holiday Show 2017 at Castle Gallery of Art, Ft. Wayne, IN.
Dec 02 thru Jan 19 - Do you see What I see Juried Art Exhibition, Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Nov 16 thru Nov 16 - One day workshop given by Hebe Brooks in conjuction with NOAPS Holiday Small Works Show in Missouri.
Oct 16 thru Nov 11 - The 27th Best of America Exhibit National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society at Castle Gallery, Ft Wayne, IN.
Sep 23 thru Oct 23 - 12th Annual Juried Exhibition International Guild of Realism (IGOR) at Winfield Gallery, Carmel, CA.
Sep 10 thru Sep 23 - 32nd Annual Bosque Art Classic- Bosque Arts Center, Clifton, TX
Sep 01 thru Dec 30 - RS Hanna Gallery Fall Showcasing 2017, Fredericksburg, Texas. Showing 5 of my paintings in this showcasing
Aug 15 thru Dec 30 - Art Kudos Competition - www.artkudos.com - Display opens August 15, 2017
Aug 30 thru Sep 18 - The 104th Annual Exhibition Allied Artists of America at the Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
May 20 thru Jul 29 - Call of the Wild Spring Juried Art Exhibition-The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
May 05 thru May 31 - Art League of Hilton Head Biennale 2017 National Juried Exhibition, Hilton Head, SC
Apr 29 thru Jun 03 - 32nd Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition, Irving Art Center, Irving, Texas
Apr 10 thru Dec 31 - American Women Artists (AWA) 2017 Spring Online Juried Show
Apr 01 thru Dec 31 - Richeson75 Still Life & Floral 2017 Exhibition. Showing Online at RichesonArt.com
Mar 22 thru Apr 05 - Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, 45th International Art Show, Brownsville, Texas
Nov 18 thru Dec 31 - NOAPS Signature and Master Artists Exhibit 2016 at the Eisele Gallery of Fine Art, Cincinnati, OH
Nov 05 thru Jan 14 - Fall 2016 Show at the Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
Sep 30 thru Oct 29 - The 2016 Juried Salon Show Oil Painters of America, Castle Gallery Fine Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Sep 10 thru Sep 24 - The 30th Bosque Art Classic Juried Exhibition at Bosque Arts Center in Clifton, Texas
Sep 03 thru Oct 03 - The 26th Best of America Exhibit 2016 at Addison Art Gallery, Orleans, MA on Cape Cod
Sep 01 thru Sep 18 - Allied Artists of America, Inc 103rd Annual Exhibition at Salmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Ave, New York, NY
Jun 24 thru Aug 12 - Richeson75 Landscape 2016 Juried Art Exhibition at the Richeson School of Art & Gallery, Kimberly, Wisconsin
May 14 thru Jul 16 - Spring Show Juried Exhibition at the Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
Apr 28 thru May 30 - The 50th Annual Richardson Civic Art Soc. Regional Juried Art Exhibit at the Charles W. Eiseman Center, Richardson, TX
Apr 23 thru May 14 - The 2016 Salon Exhibition at The Gallery at Round Top, Round Top, TX Reception Apr 23 from 5-7pm
Apr 16 thru May 14 - 31st Annual Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition, The Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX - Awards Reception
Apr 01 thru Sep 01 - Richeson75 Still Life & Floral 2016 Exhibit Online. Showing Online at www.RichesonArt.com. Accepted as a Finalist
Feb 06 thru Jun 11 - Masterworks from the International Guild of Realism Exhibition The Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA
Nov 07 thru Jan 31 - Impressions of the Past, Present & Future Exhibit, 8th Annual Fall Show, Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
Oct 10 thru Dec 12 - NOAPS 25th Best of America Exhibit, Dunnegan Gallery of Art, Bolivar, MO - Grand Opening Oct 11 from 1 - 4 PM
Oct 08 thru Nov 05 - Oil Painters of America Juried Salon Show of Traditional Oils - Beverly McNeil Gallery, Birmingham, AL - Reception Oct 8
Sep 19 thru Oct 12 - The 31st Juried National Society of Artists Exhibit - The Center for Arts & Sciences, Clute, TX - Awards Reception Sep 19
Sep 05 thru Sep 30 - Marilyn Dickey First Annual Juried Exhibition - Sugar Land Art Center & Gallery, Sugar Land, TX
Sep 05 thru Nov 01 - Masterworks from the International Guild of Realism Exhibition The Appleton Museum of Art, Ocala, FL
Jun 06 thru Aug 06 - It's A Small World, Annual Spring Show The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
May 19 thru Jun 11 - One year touring Exhibition: Masterworks from The International Guild of Realism starting at RW Norton Art Gallery Ends June 2017.
May 18 thru Feb 01 - Richeson75 Online Still Life & Floral 2015 Competition. Showing Online at RichesonArt.com
May 16 thru Jun 20 - NOAPS Masters & Signature Artists Exhibit at The Vine Art Gallery, Osage Beach, MO Opening May 16 at 5 pm with wine tasting
May 02 thru May 02 - Hunting Art Prize, Houston, TX. An Exclusive art exhibition for Texas artist
Apr 21 thru Nov 20 - NOAPS Spring 2015 International Online Exhibit- Top 150 Finalist
Apr 17 thru Jun 17 - American Women Artists(AWA) 2015 Spring Online Juried Show
Feb 21 thru Mar 14 - The International Salon 2015, The Gallery at Round Top, 203 East Austin,Round Top, Texas
Dec 06 thru Mar 08 - The 6th Annual Art Exhibit, Pursuit of the Southwest, The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas
Nov 07 thru Nov 28 - The 9th Annual International Juried Exhibition, International Guild of Realism, Robert Lange Studios, Charleston, SC
Oct 12 thru Nov 22 - The 24th Best of America Exhibit, The National Oil& Acrylic Painters' Society, Dunnegan Gallery of Art, Bolivar MO
Oct 04 thru Oct 26 - The 30th National Juried Show, National Society of Artists, Art Center of Baytown, Baytown, TX
Jul 26 thru Aug 31 - The Juried Nature & Wildlife Exhibit, St. Augustine Art Assoc., 22 Marine St., St. Augustine, FL
Jun 03 thru Jul 11 - Richeson75 Landscape, Seascape & Architecture, Richeson School of Art & Gallery, Kimberly, WI.
May 17 thru Jul 12 - Three of my paintings showing at The Great Outdoors Spring Art Show by The Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
May 10 thru Jun 07 - The 29th Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibit (TX, LA, NM, OK, AR) by Irving Art Association & Irving Art Center, Irving, TX
May 08 thru Dec 31 - NOAPS Spring Online International Exhibition at www.noaps.org/OLI2014SPRING/OLI2014SPRING-023.jpg
Apr 05 thru Apr 25 - Salon International 2014, International Museum of Contemporary Masters, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, TX
Mar 06 thru May 30 - Selected as Top 75 Finalist in the Richeson 75 Online Still Life & Floral 2014 Exhibit
Jan 22 thru Mar 07 - Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art 2014 at Williams Tower Gallery, 2800 Post Oak Blvd, Houston.
Oct 12 thru Nov 20 - The 23rd Best of America Exhibit National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society The Dunnegan Gallery of Art, Bolivar, MO
Sep 21 thru Oct 31 - The 29th National Juried Show of the National Society of Artists (NSA) Brazosport Art League Gallery in Clute, TX
Sep 14 thru Oct 05 - The 28th Annual Bosque Art Classic Juried Exhibition,Bosque Arts Center, Clifton, Texas
Sep 06 thru Oct 26 - Oil Painters of America Western Regional Juried Exhibition at SouthWind Art Gallery in Topeka, Kansas
May 18 thru Jul 13 - Annual Juried Art Exhibition Live Oak Art Center, 1014 Milam, Columbus, Texas
Apr 22 thru Dec 31 - Juried into the NOAPS 1st International On-Line Exhibition at www.NOAPS.org
Apr 21 thru May 25 - The 28th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Juried Exhibition at the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd, Irving, TX
Apr 12 thru May 03 - Salon International 2013, International Museum of Contemporary Masters of Fine Art juried Exhibition at Greenhouse Gallery
Apr 06 thru May 11 - The Rites of Spring, Artists of Texas and Dutch Art Gallery Juried Show at 10233 East Northwest Highway, Suite 420, Dallas, TX