2015
Semifinalist, Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2016, Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

2006
The Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition, Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC
Speaker, Symposium: Why the Nude? Contemporary Approaches, The Art Students League of New York, NY
Speaker, Symposium: Drawing as a Major Art Form, National Academy of Fine Arts, New York, NY

2005
Speaker, Symposium: Painting the Figure in the Twenty-first Century: Keeping it New, The Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY

2001
Gregory Millard Fellowship: New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY

2000
Grant: Pollock-Krasner Foundation Inc., New York, NY

1995
Best in Show: Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ
Honorable Mention: Schoharie County Arts Council, Cobleskill, NY

1994
Award of Excellence: Harper College Print and Drawing Exhibition, William Rainey Harper College, Palatine, IL

1993
Honorable Mention: Art on Paper, Maryland Federation of Art, Anapolis, MD
First Place: National Small Works Exhibition, Schoharie County Arts Council, Cobleskill, NY
First Place: Annual Works on Paper, Southwest Texas University, San Marcos, TX

1992
Honorable Mention: Grand Exhibition, Akron Society of Arts, Akron, OH

1991
Purchase Award: Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

1983
7th Annual Small Works Exhibition, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York University, NY
Kenny Gallery, New York, NY