Partners, Exhibitions, and Features

Public Partners

George Washington's Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon, VA

Mosby Heritage Area Association, Middleburg, VA

The Aldie Mill and Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority, Aldie, VA

Westmoreland Davis Foundation/ Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Exhibitions and Features

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Juried Group Show: "Winter's Tale - Tryst Gallery, Leesburg, VA (3Feb - 28Feb)


Entered permanent collection of Computer Software Systems corporate offices, Leesburg, VA

Juried solo art exhibit: "Innovations of the Grist Mill Age", Innovation Hall Gallery at the Science and Technology Center, George Washington University, Asburn, VA campus (20 January - 12 April)

Juried mixed media art show: "Sunrise-Sunset," Byrne Gallery, Middleburg, VA (3-27 February)

Group art show, Visit Loudoun Visitor Center, Leesburg, VA (3-29 February)


Open Mixed Media art show: "Plein Air Pastoral - Annual Rural Heritage Exhibit ", Franklin Park Arts Center, (Nov 20- Jan 3).

Open Mixed Media art show: "11th Annual Fall Show and Sale", Hillsborough Winery, Hillsborough, VA (Nov 18- Jan 11). Awarded First Place in Photography/Digital Art for "Loudoun Stream in Winter."

Juried Mixed Media art show: "Art of the Land", Shenandoah Arts Gallery, Winchester, VA, (Nov 6- Nov 28).

Mixed Media art show: "Aldie Mill Art Show, Loudoun Sketch Club", Aldie Mill, Aldie, VA, (Oct 10 - Oct 18).

Juried solo art exhibit: "Reflecting on Shadows", Franklin Park Arts Center, Purcellville, VA (Sep 11 - Oct 11) with Artist's Talk

Featured Artist exhibit: "Brown is the New Black", Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA (1 July-31 July)

Juried Mixed Media Show: Western Loudoun Artist Studio Tour (20 - 21 June) and Studio Tour Encore Show (21 Jun- 20 Jul), Franklin Parks Arts Center, Purcellville, VA

Juried Mixed Media Show: "Behind the Scenes with the Loudoun Sketch Club", ArtSpace Herndon, VA (7 Apr - 3 May)

Solo exhibit, "Our Enterprising Past; Places that Mattered Then and Now", Mason Enterprise Center of George Mason University, Leesburg, VA (22 January - 20 May)

Juried Group Show: "On Main Street," The Byrne Gallery, Middleburg, VA (7 Feb - 31 Mar)

Featured article: "Shadows and Reflections / Capturing Romantic Landscapes and Americana with Photographer J. Riley Stewart" by Sally Pfoutz, Elan Magazine, February 2015

Juried Group Show "Black and White", Franklin Parks Art Center, Purcellville, VA (9 Jan- 9 Feb).

Resident artist, Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA


Loudoun Sketch Club Mixed Media Show, Hillsborough Vineyard and Winery, Hillsboro, VA (November 23 - January 4, 2015)

Invited Solo Photography Exhibition: "The Grist Mill in Northern Virginia: A Collection of Images that Celebrate the Craftsmanship and Ingenuity of Virginians of the 19th Century," Thomas Balch Library, Leesburg, VA (October 1 - December 31)

Invited artist, Art in the Burg Show and Sale, Middleburg Arts Project (April 26)

Mixed Media Group Show "Art Springs" at Northgate Vineyard and Winery, Hillsboro, VA (April 9 - July 31)

Juried Mixed Media Group Show and Sale: Western Loudoun Artist Studio Tour (June 21, 22)

Invited artist, Loudoun Farm to Fork & Art (July 16)

Group Show of the Loudoun Sketch Club at the Aldie Harvest Fest (October 17-19)

Long Term Gallery Exhibit: Mixed media gallery featuring 27 regional artists at Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA (since September 2012)


Mixed Media Group Show: "The Artistry of Loudoun County," The Vineyard and Winery at Lost Creek, Leesburg, VA (June 1-30)

Mixed Media Juried Group Show: Artful August Art Show and Sale, The Village at Leesburg, Leesburg, Va (August 14-18)

Invited Solo Photography Exhibition: "Virginia Grist," The harvest Festival at Aldie Mill, Aldie, VA (October 1 - November 21)

Juried Art Show: "Four Seasons of Oatlands," Oatlands Plantation, Leesburg, VA (July 1-31)


Invited Solo Exhibition: 13 Fine Art Photographs of Loudoun County Landscapes; Leesburg City Gallery, Leesburg, VA (May 1-31)

Invited Solo Photography Exhibition: "A Celebration of the Loudoun County Landscape," Harvest Festival at Aldie Mill, Aldie, VA (October 1-31)


Juried Art Show: "Four Seasons of Oatlands," Oatlands Plantation, Leesburg, VA (July 1-31)