2022   "Art Talk- Figuratively Speaking", Spring Lake Village, Santa Rosa, CA             

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, SF

1996   Merit Award by juror Fred Martin: "SFWA Salutes the Art Institute", San Francisco Women Artist Gallery, SF    

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.