BIO

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

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
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.