MFA, California State University, Long Beach, 1987


Selected Honors and Grants

•Best of Show Award, Mildred M. Cox Gallery, William Woods University, Fulton/ St. Louis, MO, 2017
•Purchase Award, Works on Paper: Beginnings, Brand Library Art Galleries, Glendale, CA, 2009      

•Residency Fellowship, The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of Taos, New Mexico, 2003

•Purchase Prize, Wright State University Art Galleries, Dayton, OH, 2000

•Best of Show Award, Texas National, Stephen Austin Univ., TX, 1998


Solo Exhibitions

•EVOKE Contemporary, 2009, Santa Fe, NM
•Mount San Jacinto College Art Gallery, 2006, Mount San Jacinto, CA
•Cerritos College Art Gallery, 2003, Norwalk, CA
•City of Las Vegas/ Charleston Heights Art Center, 2003, Las Vegas, NV
•San Diego Mesa College, 2001, San Diego, CA
•West Valley Art Museum, 2001, Phoenix, AZ

Major and Selected Invitational Exhibitions

•Light and Shadow, 2017, Mildred M. Cox Gallery, William Woods University, Fulton/ St. Louis, MO
Collecting the West: The Tia Collection, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ
32nd Annual International Exhibition, 2017, Meadows Gallery, University of Texas at Tyler, TX
•California Dreaming: An International Portrait of Southern California, 
  Palazzo della Provincia di Frosinone, Italy; Oceanside Museum of Art, CA; Riverside Art Museum, CA
•The Way of Flesh Part II
, 2015, Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, CA
Women by Women, 2014, Kwan Fong Gallery, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

The Figure in Contemporary Art, 2012, Cypress College Art Gallery, Cypress, CA
Drawing Discourse, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC

•Re-Representing the Nude, 2010, EVOKE Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico                                                       

•Insight/ Inside, 2009 Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA

•Self-Evident: Contemporary American Self-Portraiture, 2008-09, Claypool-Young Art Gallery, 

Morehed State University, KY                                                                                    

•Koplin Del Rio Gallery, 2008 Culver City, CA                                                           

•Marks, Scratches & Doodles, 2007, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes CA 

•Drawings, 2006, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, CA

•Speculative Terrain, 2004-05, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA; Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

•See California Now, 2004, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, CA

•Intimate Moments, 2003, Diane Nelson Fine Arts Gallery Laguna Beach, CA

New American Drawings, 2003, Fred R. Kline Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

The Human Revealed, West Valley Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

•Representing L.A., 2000-02, The Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA; Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.

•What is Seen, 2001, Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mount St. Mary's College, Los Angeles, CA

•Marks and Beyond, 1999, Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, CA

•Body Language, 1997, Ettinger Gallery, Art Institute of Southern Calif., Laguna Beach, CA

•In the Neighborhood, 1997, Harriet and Charles Luckman Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles


Selected Reviews, Publications 

INDA 11- International Drawing Annual 2017, illus., Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
TRAC 2014, Women by Women, and Resonating Images IIIJuxtapoz Magazine, (March 2014), illus.
•Jackson, Elizabeth W., Defining Women, Artsee Magazine, (Nov. 2010), pp. 25-30, illus.

•Lewis, Meredith E., Strange BeautyPastel Journal, (Aug. 2010), pp 35-39, illus.

•Gilbert, Rick, Sharon Allicotti and Patty Wickman at Cerritos College Gallery, Artweek,

(May 2003), volume 34, issue 4, pp.18-19, illus.

•Twardy, Chuck, Making Tracks: An Artist's Pastels of Auto Interiors Prompt a Variety of Spectulations, 

Las Vegas Weekly, (Sept. 25- Oct. 1, 2003), volume 13, No. 39, p.30, illus.

•Moss, E. Lynne, The Poetics of Realism, American Artist, (Aug. 2002), pp. 34-41, illus.

•Villani, John Carlos, Enigmatic Artwork Takes you on a Road Trip Through Desert, The Arizona Republic,

(Aug. 11, 2001), section E, p.3

•Fuglie, Gordon, Representing LA: Pictorial Currents in Southern California Art, Seattle,

University of Washington Press, p.29, illus. 

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