BIO

  • Marianne is an oil painter. Her style is termed abstract impressionism.

  • Creative coaching since 2016.

  • Showing at On Center Gallery in Massachusetts since 2017.

  • She boldly paints traditional subjects with a contemporary flair.

  • Marianne has been the creative director of MG Painting & Design since 2006.

  • Marianne is of French culture, her work is infused with a Mediterranean light.

  • Craighead Green Gallery of the Dallas Design District has represented Marianne since 2012.

  • She had several Solo Shows in DC and recently at Craighead Green Gallery in 2016.

  • She has a large following in Dallas, DC, and in Europe.

  • She currently works in her Dallas Deep Ellum Studio at the Continental Gin Building.

  • Marianne earned her undergraduate degree at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.

  • Marianne earned her Master of Fine Arts at Parsons School of Art and Design in NYC.

  • She has been teaching art to children and adults since 2000.

  • Grew up in a multicultural, French-speaking home in Maryland ten minutes from DC.

  • She currently lives with her husband, her two teenagers and her dog in Dallas, TX.

RESUME

EDUCATION

Currently enrolled at the Creative Coaching Institute

Graduate Certificate of Marketing, SMU 2015
Texas A & M Commerce, Dallas, TX, MS in Graphic Design            2005
Academy of Arts SF, CA/ Animation                                                  1996
Parsons School ofArt & Design, NYC, Masters in Art                       1994
McGill University, Montreal, Canada, B.A.                                       1987-1991

SOLO & GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Art on Henderson Pop Up Show- Dallas                                           2018   Solo Show
On Center Gallery- Massachusetts                                           2018    Group Show
Yellow Barn Gallery- Maryland                                           2018   Group Show
Craighead Green Gallery- Dallas                                                      2017    Group Show
Fashion Industry Gallery- Dallas                                                       2017    Group Show
Craighead Green Gallery- Dallas                                                      2016    Solo Show
Craighead Green Gallery- Dallas                                                      2015    Group Show
Craighead Green Gallery- Dallas                                                      2014    Group Show
Craighead Green Gallery- Dallas                                                      2013    Group Show
Craighead Green Gallery- Dallas                                                      2012    New Texas Talent Exhibit
Gallery La Reuse - Washington, DC                                                  2011    Solo Exhibit
Continental Gin Building- Dallas                                                       2011    Solo Exhibit
Haley Henmann Gallery -Dallas                                                        2010    Group Exhibit
Art Heist, EASL Dallas                                                                       2010    Group Exhibit
Mary Tomas Gallery- Dallas                                                              2009    Group Exhibit
Handbach Gallery - Lenox, MA                                                         2008    Group Exhibit
Susan Calloway Gallery - Washington,DC                                        2007    Solo Exhibit
Cerulean Gallery - Dallas, TX                                                            2006    Group Exhibit
Found Antiques Gallery - Dallas, TX                                                 2006    Group Exhibit              
Gallery La Reuse - Washington, DC                                                 1994    Solo Exhibit

LECTURES/ SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Booker T.  Washington School for the Performing Arts                   2015
Bishop Lynch                                                                                    2015
Craft Guild of Dallas                                                                         2014

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE
MG Painting and Design, Owner                                                   2003-2016
Art Festivals - Productions and Sales, Art Director                       2005- 2012                 
GroupArt Instruction for Adults - Dallas, Instructor                       2000-2016
Dallas International School, Art Teacher (French)                        2008-2009
Square One Advertising, Art Director                                             2006
TracyLocke Advertising, Art Director                                              2006
Corporate Id. Print and Web work, Designer                                 2006-2013
Creative Arts Center - Dallas, TX, Art Teacher                               2007- 2012
SMU Department of Public Relations and Design, Designer       2004
SMU, Internship                                                                             2004
Autodesk: 3-D Studio Max Demo, San Francisco, Artist              1999
Museum Of Children's Art & Oakland Public Schools, CA            1994-97
Camp Chimney Corners - MA, Art Director                                    1994
Parsons School of Art and Design- NY, Asst.Instructor                1993-1994
Phillips Art Museum -DC, Docent                                                  1992

LANGUAGES                                                                                  English, French , Spanish.