2022 Merit Award by juror Carol Tarzier: "All About Women", Marin Society of Artists
2021 "Disrupted Realism", catalog published by Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI for show"Disrupted Realism"
2021 "The Life and Art of Barbara McLain", presentation for Marin-Golden Gate Branch, National Organization of                     American Pen Women, March 25, 2021 (online)
2021 "Painting the Wounds: Nicasio Artist Brings Hospice Nursing Experience in Artwork", by Colleen Bidwill,         Marin Independent Journal, Lifestyles, February 7, 2021
2020 Merit Award by juror Dewitt Cheng for "Beneath the Surface", Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato,
2011 Lecture: "Sacred Geometry and Tibetan Buddhist Art", Wisdom University, Chartres, France
2011 Workshop: "Tibetan Thangka Painting: Green Tara", Wisdom University, Chartres, France
2002 Artwork Selected for Book Cover: "Through the Gate of Dreams", by G.M.Jarom
1998 Postcard Cover Artwork selected by San Francisco Women Artists for invitation to Winter Soltice Show
1997 "International Women Artists: Entering the Second Millenium", book edited by G.L. Owens, Alliance of       Women Artists                  
1996 Art review by Dana Witt, "More Art Faster", San Francisco Western Edition, Vol III, No 18, May
1996 Merit Award by juror Carlos Loarca: "The Living is Easy?", San Francisco Women Artist Gallery, San Francisco
1996 Merit Award by juror Fred Martin: "SFWA Salutes the Art Institute", San Francisco Women Artist Gallery, San                     Francisco

Conversation with Dewitt Cheng
Conversation with juror Dewitt Cheng at Marin Museum of Contemporary Art regarding his merit award for my painting, "Perched in Abstraction", 1/11/2020.