Workshop, Talking about Photographs,
Tehran, Iran, 2004.

With young student who thought she was meeting Santa Claus, at National Yunlin University of Science & Technology, Taiwan, 2000.


Gallery teaching workshop for student teachers. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 


"Discussing the GRID,"                                                                     Public installation by Robert Smit, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, June 12-16, 2019.

"Studio Critiques,"
College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan, February 12, 2014.

"Appreciating the Work of Hubbard/Birchler: No Room to Answer,"
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas, November 15, 2008.

"Appreciating the work of Joseph Havel,"
Dallas Contemporary Museum of Art, October 18, 2008.

"Reading Photographs,"
Wexner Center for the Arts, The Ohio State University, October 20, 2006.

"Art and Writing,"
Hope Arts High School and RISD, Providence, Rhode Island, August 22, 2006.

"Studio Critiques,"
Art House, Cleveland, Ohio, February 16, 2006.

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, September 25-26, 2006.

"Responding to Art,"
Cleveland Public Schools, Ohio, October 26, 2005.

"Photography Criticism,"
9th Annual Iranian Photography Biennial, Tehran, Iran, July 28-29, 2004.



"Interpreting Art,"
Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago, March 27, 2004.

"A Photography Critique,"
University of Memphis, Tennessee, February 16, 2002.

"Criticizing Art with Children: The Paintings of Jane Hammond,"
Cleveland School District, Center for Contemporary Art, Ohio, January 8, 2002.

"Reading, Writing, and Art,"
Talkeetna, Alaska, May 17-19, 2001.

"Critically Thinking about Art,"
Summer Media Institute, Ohio Arts Council, Ohio University, Athens, July 23-29, 2000.

"Inspired by Family Photographs, Catalysts for Teaching Reading & Writing," Providence City Schools, Rhode Island, March 16, 2000.

"Effective Arts Criticism,"
Minnesota State Department of Education, Golden Valley, January 21, 2000.

"Interpreting Art Interactively,"
with Susan Michael Barrett, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, October 11-13, 1999.

"Interpreting Photographs: Rineke Dijkstra, Wendy Ewald, Paul Seawright," Nederlands Foto Instituut, Rotterdam, September 15-17, 1997.

"Teaching Art Criticism,"
Midwest Society for Photographic Education Conference, Detroit, November 5-6, 1993.


For a complete list, view Curriculum Vitae PDF