In 2010, after a successful architectural career, Tom has devoted his life to becoming a watercolor artist. He has authored two books, the AIA award-winning Architecture in Watercolor, and The Art of Architectural Drawing. He is a two-time recipient of the Hugh Ferriss Memorial Prize. A third book, The Architecture of Light ,is in progress. A DVD series by Artist Network TV was released in 2015.
Tom’s work was featured in The American Masters Exhibition 2015 at the Salmagundi Club and he was the US Juror 2015 for Watercolor International II, Thessaloniki. He has been included in many recent prestigious international exhibitions – AWS, NWS, California Art Club, Shenzhen Watercolor Biennial, Fabriano in Acquarello, Festival Internazionale Acquerelli Sperlonga, Biennial International Prize Fabriano, World Through Art Moscow, International Watercolour Biennial Canada, Zhujiajiao International Watercolor Biennial, Masters of Watercolor St.Petersburg, World Watermedia Exposition,Thailand, etc. His work is in the permanent collection of the Museum for Architectural Drawing in Berlin and the Pacific Arts Foundation. He has been profiled in many recent books, magazines, and other publications around the world.
A Signature Member of the AWS, Tom is an active or signature member of many other arts organizations, NWS, NWWS, CWA, SDWS, etc Tom is also an Artist Member of the California Art Club, and the Salmagundi Club, NYC..