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the chair is drunk by Mary Long

$750.00

Donation: 50%

Date of Work: 09/13/2020
Size of Work: 18″ x 24″
Medium/Material: collage, acrylic, oil, cold wax on paper

Frame Included: No
Memphis Pickup: Nov 6th-7th, 2020
Delivery Available: $10
Shipping Available: Will Quote

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Description

Artist Biography:

Mary Long was born in Ohio and has lived in Tennessee since the mid-1990s.
Following studies in graphic design and painting, she began working in encaustic in 2001.

Galleries
Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM
Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis TN
Tinney Contemporary, Nashville TN

Solo Shows
“With Vague Intent”, Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis TN, September 2016
“Plotlines”, Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis TN, February 2015
“Burgeoning”, David Perry Smith Gallery, Memphis TN, 2013
“Free Fall”, David Perry Smith Gallery, Memphis TN, July 2012
“New Work, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville TN, January 2011

Recent Group and Two Person Shows
”The Red Show”, “Small World”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, January 2020
“Size Doesn’t Matter”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, December 2019
“Small World”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, 2019
“Size Doesn’t Matter”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, December 2019
”Women of Abstraction”, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville TN, January 2019
“Mary Long/David Baca, “Small World”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, 2018
“Potluck”, Crosstown Arts, Memphis TN, 2017
“A Decade in the Making”, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville TN, August 2016
“Flowers and Fields”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, July 2016
“Creative Transition”, Owen Contemporary, Santa Fe NM, 2016
“Belongings 2: Repurposed”, Crosstown Arts, Memphis TN, April 2016
“Hanging Participles”, Marshall Arts Gallery, Memphis TN, 2013

Juried Shows
Delta Arts, 2010 – 2020
“Everywhere, Somewhere, Nowhere…”, Director’s Choice, Powerhouse, Memphis TN 2009
Featured Artist, Brooks Museum of Art ‘Art of Good Taste’ Memphis TN 2008
River Arts Festival, Jurors Discretionary Award, Memphis TN 2007
L’Exposition Regionale Pyrenees-Cote Basque, (Second place winner, Acrylics) Puyoo, France 1999

Curator
Tiny Show’, Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis TN 2016, 2017

select corporate and permanent collections
Tennessee State Museum, Permanent Collection, Nashville, TN
Janet and Jim Ayers Collection of Tennessee Art, FirstBank, Nashville TN
Lincoln International LLC, New York NY
Eli Manning of the New York Giants, NY
Butler, Snow, O’Mara, Stevens and Cannada PLLC, Nashville TN
Bass, Berry and Sims PLC, Nashville TN
Askew, Nixon and Ferguson Architects, Memphis TN
Pinnacle Bank, Memphis TN
Michael Redd of the Milwaukee Bucks

Publications
“Encaustic Art in the Twenty-First Century”, Lee Rooney, 2016
“West Coast Fresh”, Western Art and Architecture, p.89 Eliza Cross, Oct/Nov 2015
“An Urban Cherry Creek Home a Lifetime in the Making”, Colorado Homes and Lifestyles, p.85, June 2015

Artist Statement:
I find it more and more important to have a voice for women, our rights and our healthcare concerns during this administration due to the rampant misogyny and harmful policies. It is important to me to express myself through my art and sometimes the subject may be uncomfortable.

Artist Website:
marylongart.com

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 28 × 22 × 4 in

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