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2013    Friendship Heights Art Gallery, Bethesda, MD, SCULPTURE: Women's Fashions.
2012    National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY, “Unzipped: Sculptured Fashions.”
2011    Goodwin House at Bailey's Crossroads, Fall Church, VA, "Metaling with Fashion."
2009    Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda, MD. Metal Fabric Sculpture.
2008    Olney Theatre Center, Olney, MD. Invitational for "Unmentionables," as complement for
            Steve Martin's Production of "The Underpants."
2005    Glenview Mansion, Rockville, MD. Sculpture Installation, "It's All AboutT Apparel.”
2005    Glenview Mansion, Rockville, MD. Sculpture Installation, “It’s All About Apparel”.
2003    Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, MD. Sculpture Installation, “Unmentionables…then and now”.
2001    Corporate Office Centre at Tyson’s II, McLean, VA. Sculpture.
1991    Gallery 10, Inc., Washington, DC. Sculpture.
1989    The Art League, Alexandria, VA. Sculpture Installation.


  • 2000 Brookside Gardens, Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Wheaton, MD.
  • 1999 Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Sculpture Garden installation, North Bethesda, MD.
  • 1999 DC unite Sculpture Park, 431 Seventh Street, NW, Washington, DC.
  • 1983 Torpedo Factory Art Center, site-specific fiber sculpture, Alexandria, VA.


  • Blackrock Arts Center, Germantown, MD, “Recollection”
  • Katzen Art Museum, American University, Washington, DC, Latitude: Washington Women's Art Center, Catalogue.
  • Zenith Gallery-The Eleven-Eleven Sculpture Space, Washington, DC, “40th Anniversary.” Invitational.

  • Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, Frederick, MD, “Cartes Blanche.”

  • Central Booking Gallery, New York, NY, “FUSION,” Catalogue. Invitational.
  • Strathmore Mansion, N. Bethesda, MD, “If the Shoe Fits.” Invitational.
  • Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC, “Culture Cluster.” Invitational.
  • LH Horton Jr Gallery, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA. “Women In Art ~ 
  • Eleven-Eleven Sculpture Space, Washington, DC, “Women OF Zenith Who Have Reached the Zenith.” Invitational. 

  • Marlboro Gallery, Prince Georges Community College, Largo, MD, “Figure Now.” 
  • Katzen Art Center, American University, Washington, DC, “Readymade.”
  • Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, GWU, Washington, DC, “What Not to Wear.” 
  • The Painted Bride, Philadelphia, PA, “Clothesline Musings”.

  • Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, First Annual Craft Show.
  •   JCCNV, Fairfax, VA, “A Bit Of Bling”.
  •   Blackrock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD, “Altered”, three artists show.
  •   Honfleur Gallery, Washington, DC, SCULPTURE NOW 2013.
  •   Waverly Gallery, Bethesda, MD, ARTIST’S INVITATIONAL.

  • Zenith Community Arts Foundation, DC, Food Calendar Event VI, Sculpture featured for the month of May.

  • Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA, “Past Forward”: An Exhibition of Four Former Torpedo Factory Resident Artists – Kathleen Dustin, Barbara Rachko, Anne Laddon, Joyce Zipperer. 
  • This exhibition kicked off the gallery’s participation in “Minds Wide Open”: Virginia Celebrates Women in the Arts 2010.

  • Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD, two artists show, Joyce Zipperer – Metal Shoes, and Rania Hassan – Paintings/Knitting.


  • Washington Square, Washington, DC. Invitational: "Sculpture."
  • Strathmore Mansion, N. Bethesda, MD. "Hand-Made," Exhibition of Sculpture and Drawings. 

  • Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD. “The Brand New Talk Collection.”
  • Suffolk Museum, Suffolk, VA. “Men ofCloth, Women of Steel.”   

  • Suffolk Museum, Suffolk, VA. “I See London, I See France…” Artful Underwear
  • Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC. “Dimensions,” Women Sculptors of DC/Metro area. Carved Stone
  • Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA. “REMIX East West Currents.” Carved Stone.
  • Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA. “Show Me Your Metal.” Monetary Award.

  • Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD, “Femme”. Metal shoes and corsets. Invitational.
  • City Art Gallery, Greenville, NC, “Celebrating the Female Form”, Bra Show for Breast Cancer
  • Eleven-Eleven Sculpture Space, Washington, DC. “Not the Knitting You Know”. Crocheted wire sculpture. Invitational.
  • M.O.C.A. (Museum of Contemporary Art), Washington, DC “What’s So Terrible About Being Beautiful”,
           Sculpture Installation.
  • Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC National All Media Exhibition.

  • Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC. “Nine New Ones”. Sculpture Installation.
  • Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC. “Ready to Wear?”, A Tribute to the Art of Clothing. Metal Fabric.
  • Corporate Office Centre at Tyson’s II, McLean, VA. Sculpture.
  • United States Botanic Garden, Washington, DC. “Flora: Sculptures of the Natural World”. Limestone.
  • Art-O-Matic, Children’s Museum, 800 Third Street, NE, Washington, DC. Sculpture Installation.

  • Washington Square, Washington, DC. “Sculpture Now 2003” and “Sculpture Now 2004”.
  • Strathmore Hall, N. Bethesda, MD. “A Century of History”.

  • WPA/Corcoran, “A.D. Exhibit”, Corner Views at 14and G Streets, NW, Washington, DC. Welded Steel.
  • Art-O-Matic, Waterfront Mall, 401 M Street, SW, Washington, DC. Sculpture Installation.
  • Foundry Gallery, Washington, DC. “Goddesses and Accessories”. Dual Exhibition. Stone and Steel.
  • Northern Virginia Community College, Manassas, VA. Art Exhibition. Stone and Steel.

  • Washington Square, Washington, DC. “Sculpture Now 2001-DC/Pittsburgh”. 

  • Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC. 2000 All Media Juried Show, “It’s Too Darn Hot!”.
  • Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ. Summer 2000 Exhibition/Washington Sculptors Group.
          (Exhibitor and featured speaker).
  • Salisbury State University, MD. Fulton Hall Gallery, “Spirit Infused”, Paper Show.
  • Washington Square, Washington, DC. “Apocalypse?”, Sculpture Now 2000.
  • Northern Virginia Community College, Manassas Campus, VA. Stone Carving Exhibition.

  • Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC. “3D-DC”, Regional Juried Exhibition of Sculpture.
  • Brookside Gardens Sculpture Show, MD-National Park and Planning Commission.
  • Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC. “1999 National All Media Juried Exhibition”.

  • 505 Gallery, Washington, DC. “Sculptors’ Plans-Drawings and Maquettes”.
  • Galeria Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ. “The Draping Game”. National Juried Exhibition.

  • Washington Square, Washington, DC. “Sculpture Now 1997”. 

  • Huntsville Museum of Art, AL. “Red Clay Survey”. Eleven State Regional. Catalog.
  • Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Bethesda, MD. “Past to “resent”. 3-Artist Exhibition.

  • The Anthenaeum, Alexandria, VA. “Paper Show”.
  • Washington Square, Washington, DC. Sculpture Exhibition (1 of 4 featured speakers).

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