January 1959 in Havana, Cuba


2015
2-Person Show: Entre Cosmos y Naturaleza - Pedro Cruz Pacheco & Corrie McCluskey, Espacio Copal, Oaxaca, Mexico
2011

Site Specific: A Retrospective, Commonweal Gallery, Bolinas, CA
2005

Contemporary American Photography, 7th Internationale Fototage Mannheim/Ludwigshafen, Germany (curated by Tina Schelhorn)
2002

Fotogalerie Lichtzone, Groningen, Netherlands
Galerie de Opsteker, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Fotogalerie Objektief, Enschede, Netherlands
Truckee Meadows Community College, Reno, NV
2001
University of Nevada, Reno, NV
University of California Berkeley Extension, San Francisco, CA
2000
McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, IL
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, OR
1998
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Santa Rosa, CA


2009
Art Within the Weal, Commonweal Gallery, Bolinas, CA
2008

Street Photography, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO
Silver Eye Benefit Auction, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA
2007

SVMA Biennial, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA
2006

Photography Now: One Hundred Portfolios, an international survey DVD-ROM, Wright State University Art Galleries, Dayton, OH
On The Road, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO
2005
6th Biennial Exhibition, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
Focused, Photographic Center Northwest Gallery, Seattle, WA
Abandoned Prisons, Westby Gallery, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ (2-person show)
Holiday Group Exhibition, Blue Room Gallery, San Francisco, CA
[artfoto]image Festival Auction, Bucharest, Romania
2004

Holiday Group Exhibition, Blue Room Gallery, San Francisco, CA
10th Anniversary Celebration & Fine Print Auction, Santa Fe Center for Photography, Santa Fe, NM
2003

Visions, Reed Whipple Cultural Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
Rhubarb International Print Auction, Rhubarb-Rhubarb International Festival of the Image, Birmingham, UK
2002
No Exit: Images of Imprisonment, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
Emerging Bay Area Photographers 2002, Society of Photographic Education Convention, SF Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
Holiday Group Exhibition, Blue Room Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2001
Portfolio Show, FotoFestival Naarden 2001, Naarden, Netherlands
Let's See It Again and Again, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of MN, Minneapolis, MN
InSight Out, Hollis Street Project, Emeryville, CA
Bay Area Art IV, Napa Valley College Fine Art Gallery, Napa, CA
2000
Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX (3-person show)
California Small Works 2000, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
Annual Invitational Exhibition & Silent Auction, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
1999
Scene/Unseen, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM
California Small Works 1999, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA

8th Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD
ANA 28, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT
National Juried Photography Exhibition, Circles, CT's Center for Photography, Hartford, CT

1998
National Photography Competition, St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, NY
1998 National Open Juried Exhibition, The Stage Gallery, Merrick, NY
California Small Works 1998, California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA
16th Annual September Competition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA
Altered Realities: Black Light White Darkness 98, Moo Boo Gallery, Oakland, CA
The Light is Diverse in California, Center for Visual Art, Oakland, CA
Art on the Move, Healdsburg Arts Council, Healdsburg, CA
Rite of Spring Silent Art Auction/Preview Exhibition, California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA
1996
Pun Intended, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
6th Annual National Juried Exhibition, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
California Small Works 1996,
California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA
Repetitions/Patterns/Textures, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA
Photography '96, Wednesday's Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA
Artworks 96, Sun Gallery, Hayward, CA
Shadows, Coop/52/Gallery, Occidental, CA
1995
The Last Frontier, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA
California Small Works 1995, California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA
1995 Multi-Media Show, Allied Arts Center & Gallery, Richland, WA
23rd Annual Photo Exhibition, Larson Gallery, Yakima Valley Community College, Yakima, WA
Women Creating, 4th Annual Women's Arts Festival, Santa Rosa, CA
Photoworks 1995, El Dorado Arts Council, El Dorado, CA
1994
California Small Works 1994, California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA


Interview: Alcatraz, Artland: USA 2, Gallery HD (on Voom HD Network), aired November 8, 2007
Contemporary American Photography, 7. Internationale Fototage Mannheim/Ludwigshafen (Exhibition Catalog), Mannheim, DE:
Das BildForum, 2005
"Placebo Cierpienia (Placebo of Suffering)," Foto Pozytyw, June 2005 (Issue 71), Poland
Shots, Summer 2005 (No. 88)

"Portfolio: The Topic of Place," Photovision, January/February 2003 (V3, N3)
2004 Photographer's Market, "Portfolio Review Events," Cincinnati, OH: Writer's Digest Books, 2003
"What They Were Thinking: Alcatraz Revisited," New York Times Magazine, October 27, 2002

"No Exit: Images of Imprisonment," Camerawork, Spring/Summer 2002
Focus, May 2005 (V89, N5), Netherlands


"Photolucida and the SPE Conference: Speed Dating for Photographers in the City of Roses,"
Art Fairs International, April 2005
"Shutter to Think: photography exhibit proves the most familiar is also the most enigmatic,"
Las Vegas Weekly, June 26-July 2, 2003
“Art: Signs and visions,” Las Vegas Weekly, June 19
"Foto's van een schokkende schoonheid," UK, Onafhankelijk Weekblad voor de Rijksuniversiteit
Groningen
(Netherlands), June 13, 2002 (N37)
"Amerikaanse fotografeerde concentratiekampen," Dagblad van het Noorden (Netherlands), June 12, 2002
"Stille getuigen van menselijke tragedies," Tubantia, De Twentsche Courant (Netherlands), May 8, 2002
"In the Gallery - No Exit: Images of Imprisonment," Camerawork, Spring/Summer 2002 (V29, N1)
"No Exit: Images of Imprisonment at SF Camerawork," Artweek, April 2002 (V33, N3)
"Over There," Express, February 2, 2001
"Wild Weekend: Beyond Bars," The Bohemian, January 11-17, 2001


Honorable Mention, PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris 2007
Raymond Barnhart Memorial Award, California Small Works 2000, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art
Juror's Award, California Small Works 1999, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art
Juror's Award, California Small Works 1998, California Museum of Art
Award of Excellence, Women Creating, 4th Annual Women's Arts Festival 1995, Santa Rosa, CA


Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jane Fudge, Portland, OR
Bronya Galef, Los Angeles, CA



2013 Misc. workshops & courses: making plant/earth-based pigments, ceramics (throwing & handbuilding), collage
2013 San Francisco State University: MA In English/TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) & Certificate in Immigrant Literacies; focus on adult ESL literacy
2012 UC Berkeley Extension: Preliminary Designated Subjects Adult Education (DSAE) Credential, ESL
2012 Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA (with Hylla Evans - encaustic workshop)
2010-08 Misc. workshops: drawing/illustrated journal/travel sketching & watercolor
2009-05 San Francisco Center for the Book, CA (bookbinding, artist books, journals, collage, mail art, encaustic, gum lithography)
2009 Sonoma State University & School for International Training (SIT), Rohnert Park, CA: TESOL Certificate
2008 City College, San Francisco, CA (with Carrie Galbraith - book structures, boxes & binding)
2008 R&F Encaustic Workshop, San Francisco, CA (with Eve-Marie Bergren)
2008-07 First Exposures, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA (mentor for at-risk youth)
2008-1995 University of California Berkeley Extension & Santa Cruz Extension (photography, graphic design)
2008, 2004-1993 Santa Rosa Junior College, CA (photography, fine art studio, art history)
2007 Literacy Through Photography Summer Institute, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, NC (with Wendy Ewald)
2007, 1986-85, 1979-76 University of California, Berkeley: BA in Sociocultural Anthropology
2007-04 Santa Rosa Junior College, CA: AA in Applied Graphics/Graphic Design
2007 Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA (large format digital printing)
2005 Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY (with Joan Lyons - artist books)
2003 Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA (photography: studio lighting)
2001 Woodstock Photography Workshops, Woodstock, NY (with Antonin Kratochvil)
2001-00 Taking The Leap - Professional Practices Program for Visual Artists, Emeryville, CA
2000 Santa Fe Workshops, Santa Fe, NM (with National Geographic's Sam Abell - Project Workshop)
1999 The School for Photographic Studies in Prague, Czech Republic (with Libuse Jarcovjakova)