Selected Awards & Commissions

Bradbury Library Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 2016

  • Apprenticeship program, assisted by Los Angeles High School students (Ronald Mendez, Patrick Koh, Yin Ling (Sandy) Li, and Julian Nava)

Capitol Records, “Hollywood Jazz: 1945-1972” Mural Restoration in Ceramic Tile, Los Angeles, CA, 2011-12

Robert F. Kennedy Inspiration Park, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 2010

  • Collaboration with artist May Sun; located at the former Ambassador Hotel site on Wilshire Boulevard

Arkansas Art Center, Collection, Little Rock, Arkansas, 2002

Big Blue Bus Facility Expansion Master Plan, Commission, Santa Monica, CA, 2001

Hidden Beach Recordings Company, Collection, Santa Monica, CA, 2000

Long Beach City Hall Mural, Commission, Lobby, Long Beach, CA, 2000

Broadway Federal Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1999   

Ontario International Airport, Commission, Ontario, CA, 1998          

Palm Springs Art Commission, Mural for Desert Highland Unity Center, Palm Springs, CA, 1998 

Union Station/Gateway Plaza, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1996

  • Collaboration with artist May Sun and architect Paul Diez

Perspectives in African American Art, Commission, Seagram Co., New York, NY, 1995

Wilshire/Western Metro Red Line Subway Station, Los Angeles, CA, 1995-96

St. Vincent Medical Center Interior Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1994-95

William R. and Norma B. Harvey Library, Commission, Hampton University, Hampton,VA, 1993

National Afro-American Museum, Commission, Wilberforce, OH, 1993

Screen Actors Guild Interior Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1993

White Memorial Medical Center Interior Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1992

Spike’s Joint, Spike Lee Mural Project, Los Angeles, CA, 1992           

Southern California Gas Company, Interior Mural Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1991

Capitol Records Mural, Commission, City of Los Angeles Endowment Recipient, Los Angeles, CA, 1990-91

Santa Barbara County Arts, Commission, Mural for Lompoc County Courthouse, Lompoc, CA, 1991

Dewar’s Young Artist Recognition Award for Painting, CA, 1989              

Hollywood Economic Revitalization Effort Mural, Commission, Hollywood, CA, 1989

National Association for Sickle Cell Disease, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1988

Samuel Fryer Hebrew Academy, Interior Mural Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1988

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY, 1986-87

  • This commission was made possible by the painter Jackson Pollack and his wife Lee Krasner

Santa Monica Arts, Commission, Purchase Award, Santa Monica, CA, 1985

Golden State Insurance Company, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1985

Monterey Park Hospital Mural, Commission, Monterey, CA, 1984

Los Angeles 1984 Olympic Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1983-84

  • Selected by the Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee to design and execute two murals for the 1984 Olympic Arts Festival

Villa Gardens Artificial Kidney Center, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1981-82

Compton Unified School District, Commission, Compton, CA, 1979-80

Municipal Art Gallery, Purchase Award, Hollywood, CA, 1975

UCLA/Afro-American Studies Center Mural, Commission, Los Angeles, CA, 1970

  • In collaboration with Guillermo Anderson