Special awards and honours include the presentation of a painting Basilica, to Their Majesties King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of Spain at a reception organized by the Spanish Embassy, Toronto, 1984.

Participation in the exhibition, “Between Oceans and Lands: Through the Eyes of Canadian Artists,” Taipei International Convention Center, Taipei, Taiwan, 1996.

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Purchase (Canadian Council Purchase Fund) 1989; and the Nova Scotia Art Bank Purchase (1981, 1990, 1992).

Included in the book Paintings of Nova Scotia from the Collection of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, selections and text by Mora Dianne O’Neill, Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 2004 (ISBN 1-55109-506-8).

J.D. McLean Memorial Lecture, “My Art,” Dalhousie University, November 23, 2005.