Travel and Research

1984, Research in the indigenous crafts of Hungary
1981 – 1982, New York University, Thesis: “Survey of the Jewelry Industry: A Restructuring Of Metals And Jewelry Curriculum in the University Toward Professional Involvement In the Industry”
1980, Participant: World Crafts Council Conference, Vienna, Austria, additional research in Ttrends in contemporary jewelry
1978, Participant: World Crafts Council Conference, Kyoto, Japan, additional metals study in various Japanese techniques,
1977, Developing Thesis: “Trends in Contemporary Goldsmithing”
Documented Exhibition: “Schmuck 77-Tendenzen” Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim, Germany Austria, Italy, Germany
1973-1975, Additional Graduate Level Study In Metals/Goldsmithing and some documentation of trends in contemporary european jewelry: Akademie Fur Bildende Kunst, Salzburg, Austria
1976, Participant: World Crafts Council Conference Oaxtepec, Mexico, Western Europe
1975, Greece, Western Europe
1974, Participant: World Crafts Council Conference Toronto, Canada, Western Europe
1973, Israel, Western Europe
1972, Participant, World Crafts Council Istanbul, Turkey, Western Europe
1970, Participant, World Crafts Council Conference Dublin, Ireland
1968-1969, Research in indigeous crafts of the West Indies particularly Jamaica
Research Projects, Brooklyn College Science Department -”The Yellowing Diseases of the Coconut Palm in Jamaica,” Coconut Industry Board, Jamaica, W,L, Sociology Department-”Gold And The Inca Empire
1968, Participant, World Crafts Council Conference Chaclacayo, Huampani, Peru