Accomplishments

Served as Design Manager/Museum Designer for the Kimbell Art Museum for over 25 years

 

Designed and produced exhibition catalogs, architectural graphics, and other printed materials for institutions including: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, Amon Carter Museum, Meadows Museum, Southern Methodist University Press, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Van Cliburn Foundation, Dallas Historical Society, Six Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Trammell and Margaret Crow Museum of Asian Art, Dallas Museum of Art, Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum and Education Center, American National Insurance Company, as well as numerous others.

 

Functioned as Museum Liaison between Kimbell Art Museum and Mario Bellini during the redesign of the Museum's Buffet Restaurant

 

Designed new permanent collection object cases and pedestals for the Kimbell Art Museum, and served as design contact between the Museum and the fabricator, Glasbau-Hahn in Frankfurt, Germany

 

Maintained corporate branding standards for American National Insurance Company, one of the country's largest life insurance and property and casualty companies.

 

Designed annual reports, product materials, training materials, new corporate web site, as well as conference, and seminar materials

 

Produced award-winning publications for museums, publishers, and university presses, including both soft and hard cover designs, ranging from 60–600 pages, and supervised the production from page layout through printing, binding, and delivery

 

Worked through UNESCO to identify ways of improving productivity and aesthetic approach for The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia. Studied object labels and didactic materials hand-written in Russian, and presented suggestions to the design department, director, and senior staff. Trained the design department in computer design and production of multi-lingual labels

 

Participated in design and installation of exhibitions at the Kimbell Art Museum for over seventeen years, working closely with directors, curators, outside designers, and fabricators to delivery a world-class atmosphere for viewing of art. Designed and produced all advertising and marketing materials, print and exhibition graphics, way-finding graphics, and outdoor advertising for the exhibitions

 

Coordinated and supervised the development of web sites, enews, and eblast for numerous institutions

 

Developed and managed large budgets for the production of award-winning graphics, publications, display cases, and architectural graphics

 

Supervised a design department of six designers and production artists at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art