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Toronto, Ontario

"When I design furniture, I develop ideas that will solve both functional concerns, which for me are paramount with furniture, as well as aesthetic ones that have to respond to the interior and the environment."

Born in Toronto

Furniture major, Sheridan College School of Craft and Design, 1980-83
Cabinetmaking, Honours Graduate, Humber College 1979-80

Selected Exhibitions:
Furniture Collective at the Interior Design Show, group exhibition, Toronto, ON 2001
"Comfort", group, York Quay Gallery, Harbourfront, Toronto, ON 2000
"Current Furniture", solo, Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, ON 1998
"Recent Furniture", solo, Prime Gallery, Toronto ON 1996 / 1987

Selected Experience, Awards:
Chair, Furniture 2000: Old and New Comunities conference, Toronto, June 2000
Part time faculty, Sheridan College of Crafts and Design, Oakville, ON, 1989 to present
Numerous workshops, slide lectures and presentations throughout North America, 1983 to present
Elected to the Royal Canadian Academy, 2001
Recipient, 2000 Prix Saidye Bronfman Award for excellence in the fine crafts
Member of Toronto Furniture Collective, 1998 to present


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