Selected Exhibitions

2022-Borrego Art Institute- October 2022 solo show

2022-April-June Poway Center for Performing Arts 15498 Espola Road Poway -solo show-The sweat and the panic

2022-Borrego Art Institute- January 2022 

2021 Juried Biennial Exhibition- William D Cannon Art Gallery- Carlsbad CA June 21-August 7, 2021  Jurors: Sonya Sparks-Sparks Gallery & Andrew Utt, Executive Director of Lux Art Institute in Encinitas

Golden Pine Gallery- 54750 N Circle Dr. Idyllwild CA 6/2020-ongoing

Borrego Art Insitute-665 Palm Canyon Dr. 5/2021-October

Art Alliance of Idyllwild Gallery-26364 Saunders Meadow Road, Idyllwild CA  -ongoing

2020 December-January 2021 -Bye 2020- Blind Insect Gallery- 2841 NE Alberta St   Portland Oregon

2020 january-March Fresh Paint Gallery -1020 Prospect St La Jolla          Reception 1/11/20  6-8pm ongoing

11/2019-Poway Center for Performing Arts 15498 Espola Road Poway “Straight Tank Swallow” Two decades of triumphs and yields in the desert. A retrospective of paintings of people that work to live in California. Solo show

2019-Fresh Paint Gallery -1020 Prospect St La Jolla          Reception 1/25/19 6-8pm

2017 -winner in celebration of La Victoria’s 100th anniversary. Five San Diego artists were chosen as finalists in the art competition and $10,000 was distributed among the top three winners.Weston Riffle took third place in the competition.

2014-juried solo show-Georgina Cole Library, Carlsbad CA

2013 juried show -Las Laguna Gallery- Small Works- Big Talent Laguna Beach

2013-38th Annual Small Image Show-Gallery 21 Juror:  Karen McGuire, Curator of Exhibitions for the City of Carlsbad's William D. Cannon Art Gallery

2012-Poway Center for Performing Arts-   Juror: Pat Kelly

2010 -Cover Artist for Vision Magazine 

2009 -In the Hands of the People: Cesar Chavez ArtSpace Cross Cultural Center@ UCSD

2008- San Diego Museum of Art Artist Guild Fine Art Festival V

2007-William D. Cannon Art Gallery  Juror: Elizabeth Armstrong, Deputy Director for Programs and Chief Curator at the Orange County Museum of Art

2006- National Steinbeck Center, "My California Views: From the Golden State" Salinas, CA.  juror: Dr. Emily Sano, Director of the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

2005-Oceanside Museum of Art, OMA Regional 4  jurors:  Mary Beebe, Director, The Stuart Collection, University of California, San Diego; Derrick Cartwright, Director, San Diego Museum of Art; and Arthur Ollman, Director, Museum of Photographic Arts   

2005- San Diego Art Institute, Southern California Regional Juried Exhibition ,Balboa Park Juror: Osvaldo Sanchez: Director Museum of Modern Art, New York

2005 Bard Hall Gallery, 4190 Front Street, San Diego

2004 Bird Rock Gallery, La Jolla, CA  

2005 Boehm Gallery, Palomar College, San Marcos. Juror: Maxine Gaiber Exectutive Director: Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts

2005 4 Design Gallery San Diego, CA.  solo show

2005- Gotthelf Art Gallery La Jolla, CA92037 "The Golem"      invitational exhibition

2004-COVA Open Studios; San Diego 

2004-San Diego Hospice San Diego, CA

2004 Escondido Municipal Gallery, "Small Images" Escondido, CA.  juror: Martha Matthews

2004 Escondido Municipal Gallery, "Getting There"  Escondido, CA. Juror: Rachel Teagle: Curator and Co-Department Head at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. 

2004- Cover artist ArtWalk Magazine

2004- National Steinbeck Center, "Images of California Agriculture";  3/04-5/04, Salinas, CA.  juror :Karen Tsujimoto, Senior Curator of Art for Oakland Museum of California

2004- Escondido Municipal Gallery, "Summation";  Escondido, CA juror: G. Pasha Turley: Professor of Art/Gallery Director, Southwestern College

2003- San Diego County Administration Center San Diego, CA

2003- B A E Local Artists Gallery San Diego CA

2003-Escondido Municipal Gallery, "Art Riot"  Escondido, CA . juror: Debby and Larry Kline

2003- Poway Performing Arts Center Poway Art Exhibit juror: Virginia Mathews and Ardel Bloomquist


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2022 Poway Center for Performing Arts

2022 Borrego Art Institute

2019 Poway Center for Performing Arts

2012 Bread and Cie

2012-Gallery 4311 

2014 Georgia Cole Library

2012- OB Peoples

2007 Lafayette Hotel  San Diego, CA

2007 San Carlos Public Library San Diego, CA

2005 Condo Gallery  San Diego, CA

2005 4 Design Gallery  San Diego, CA

2004 ArtWalk Gallery San Diego, CA


Gallery Representation

Fresh Paint Gallery-La Jolla 2018-ongoing

Golden Pine Gallery-Idyllwild CA 2020-ongoing

Bird Rock Gallery-La Jolla CA 2004-2005



Member studio artist : San Diego Spanish Village Art Center

Member: Art Alliance of Idyllwild

San Diego Museum of Art  Artists Guild

University Heights Art Association



  BA San Diego State 1993

  MA San Jose State 1996 


1st place Here and Now show-Art Alliance of Idyllwild AAI Gallery  4/2022

Cover Artist for Vision Magazine Jan. 2010

2004 - 1st place Escondido Municipal Gallery, "Getting There” Juror: Rachel Teagle 

2003-Best of Show award, Poway Center for Performing Arts

2003 Featured Artist for SanDiegoArtist.com

2004 Cover artist for '04 ArtWalk poster

2005 Completed large scale mural with students for Birney Elementary’s 75thanniversary

2005 Building mural for American Market 

2005 Art Instructor at Birney Elementary San Diego, CA 


Brandt, Angela "Anti-Artist opens solo show” San Diego Union-Tribune March 30, 2022

Alfaro, Elaine “Del Cerro artist’s upcoming exhibit shares local history and culture” SD News April 6, 2022

Morse, E.R., The Renascent, Painting Vol 1 2005

Board, Josh, ‘Crasher’ (June, 02, 2005) San Diego Reader

National Steinbeck Center News Winter 2007

Cannons Art Gallery’s Resource Guide 3 part education program for 2006-07

Mission Times Courier 2017

Fark, Bill ‘New Escondido Studios Highlight Summer Art Scene’ North County Times, June16, 2004

Johnston, Ron ‘New Art in UH” August 2005 University Heights News

San Diego Citybeat Red List 2011

Visionary Artist- Vision Magazine, January issue 2010

Westlin, Martin Jones, “To live and Serve: Exploring Golem” (April, 4, 2005) Golden Triangle News

Proudly featuring on Find the Artist’s Top 50 San Diego Artists

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