geography: cheyenne, wyoming; boulder, colorado; (vancouver, b.c,), (florence, italy); new brunswick, new jersey; st paul, minnesota
studies: (philosophy), (theology), studio art, art history, (poetry)
degrees: bfa mostly in ptg & ba in art history, university of colorado, boulder; ma & ph.d in art history, rutgers, the state university of new jersey;
fellowships: andrew mellon research fellow, metropolitan museum of art, nyc; neh research fellow, stuart davis papers, houghton library, harvard university
work: baker, house painter, janitor, truck driver, art handler, educator (mostly as college professor & mentor)
making: art historical scholarship; art criticism; artist
life: lives in saint paul, minnesota, one wife, three children, 2 cats & 1 dog (deceased), obsessive remodeler