MARILYN MITCHELL
75 Caterson Terrace
Hartsdale, NY

ARTIST’S STATEMENT: Art is that which envisions both future and past and is irrevocably tied to life with uncompromising integrity.

RECENTLY SHOWN:

Angel Orensanz Foundation: NY Fashion Week, juried show – 1/18 – NY, NY

Brooklyn Wide Open 9: Juror: Carmen Hermo, national juried show – Honorable Mention – 5/18 – 6/18, Brooklyn, NY

LIC Open @ the Factory: juried show – 5/18 – 6/18, Long Island City, NY

ArtSceneToday – Natural & UnNatural Disasters – 9/18 – online juried exhibition

Atlantic Gallery – ESCAPE/ISM – 2/19, New York, NY

NAWA – Drawing & Pastel – 5/19, New York, NY

SOLO EXHIBITS:

San Diego Art Institute: “Calling A Spade A Spade”, July, 1996, San Diego, CA Borrelli Space Gallery: “Sensual Visions”, August, 2006, San Diego, CA

The Garage Gallery: “DECADE”, 9/11-10/11, San Diego, CA

Artlab: “Marilyn Mitchell”, 3/13 – 4/13, San Diego, CA

FILM CREDITS:

“Under Wraps”, a documentary about menstruation featuring Judy Chicago and Judy Blume: Canadian Public Broadcasting, Starry Night Productions, Inc.1996

“Bloodtime, Moontime, Dreamtime”, a documentary about female lifecycles by independent filmmaker Roberta Cantow of LA. filmed 1999, screened 2008.

RADIO INTERVIEW:

KPBS 89.5 – July 22, 1999 guest of Dan Irwin on “These Days”, program highlighting San Diego events to talk about “Crossroads”.

TALKS:

SALK INSTITUTE: Science/Art Forum, invited speaker Aug.5, 1999

BOSTON CENTER for the ARTS, Invited Artist panel speaker, Jan. 24, 2002

UNIVERSITY of NEW HAMPSHIRE, Invited Artist panel speaker for Action/Reaction exhibition talk moderated by Mara Witzling, Jan. 30, 2002

SUSHI Performance Art Space: Visual Artists’ Discussion Group, Invited Artist Panel speaker, Nov. 20, 2002

PUBLIC ACCESS TELEVISION: Interviewed by Laura Thompson, Jan. 2010

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS: (partial list)

Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques: Bures-sur-Yvette, France.

Dr. and Mrs. Kirby Baker of UCLA, Pacific Palisades, CA

Mr. Jeff Flemmings, Boston, MA

Dr. Robin Fischer, Worcester, MA

COLLABORATIONS:

Thure Stedt & Mexican Artists: Four 7Ft x 5ft woodcut prints, Tijuana, Mexico. 1997

Marilyn Mitchell with Thure Stedt : Miata Print; rubbing of a Mazda Miata, 9Ft x 6ft, Escondido, CA 1997

Mail Art Collaborations led by Anna Stoa; Group 5 ; Anna Stoa, Moya Devine, Berta Villanescusa, Ellen Erenea, and Marilyn Mitchell. Group 6; Anna Stoa, Moya Devine, Rosemary Boost, Judith Parenio, and Marilyn Mitchell. 2001-2002.

Mail Art Collaboration led by Grace Matthews and exhibited at the Escondido Municipal Gallery, Jan. – Feb. 2010

ART MEETS FASHION: collaboration with designer Jennifer Grace, Debbie Solan & Thomine Wilson shown at the ART DEPARTMENT, 4/11-5/11, San Diego, CA

VISUAL ART & MEDICINE:

Organized an exhibition, “Thriving Through Art”, of Art created by Health Professionals, San Diego Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, 9/05, 9/08, 9/09

Hosted an evening session on Visual Art & Medical Humanities @ the annual national conference 10/05 & 10/06 for The American Society of Bioethics & Humanities, Washington, DC and Denver, CO.

Organized an exhibition, “Created By Our Physicians”, San Diego Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, 9/06

Organized an exhibition, “ Black History Month”, San Diego Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, 2/07

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION EXPERIENCE:

1984 International Art Competition; Jurors: Paul Schimmel, Dr. William Otten, Linda Forsha, 7/84, Los Angeles, CA.- Printmaking Finalist

Galeria Mesa: “Pictures at an Exhibition”, 11/84, Mesa, AZ.

Pacific Art Guild: 11/84, Los Angeles, CA.- Honorable Mention

Odalisque Gallery: Gallery Artist, 1985-86, Venice, CA.

Dulin Gallery of Art: “National Works on Paper”; Juror: Garo Z. Antreasian, 2/85, Knoxville, TN.

Art Quest ‘85: Jurors: Lynn Gumpert, Anne Rorimer, 2/85, Los Angeles, CA. Printmaking Finalist

New Mexico International Art Show: 4/85, Clovis, NM.

Keystone Art Consulting: Supplier of prints to Hilton Hotels, 12 collographs, 1984, Los Angeles, CA.

The Gifted Hand: Gallery Artist, 1986-7, Urbana IL.

The Potter Hill Gallery: Gallery Artist, 1988-91, Marlborough, MA.

b.b. La Femme Gallery: Gallery Artist, 1993, San Diego, CA.

Parallax Gallery: “Erotic Art Show”:3/93, Hillcrest, CA.

Rita Dean Gallery: ”Family Portraits; Images from the Front Line of the Aids War”:11/93, San Diego

San Diego Art Institute: ”Mid Summer Award Show”: Juror: Anne Mudge, 7/94

Fine Arts Federation:”19th Annual Multimedia Show”: Juror: Sylvia White, 9/94, Burbank,CA.

San Diego Art Institute: ”September Show”: Juror: Debra Babylon; Juror’s Choice Award, 9/94, San Diego

L.A. Harbor College, “Drawings ‘94”: Juror: Peter Frank,11/94, Wilmington, CA.

North County Artist Co-op: ”Fifth Annual Fall Juried Exhibition”: Juror: Carmen Cuenca,11/94, Escondido

San Diego Art Institute:”December Show”Juror: Margaret Porter Troupe,12/94,SanDiego,CA

Long Beach Arts: ”Black & White”: Juror: Lita Albuquerque, 1/95, Long Beach, CA.

Coastal Arts League Museum: ”Poems On the Wall”: Juror: Fred Martin (editor of Artweek), Honorable Mention, 3/95, Half Moon Bay, CA.

Long Beach Arts:”91st National Open”:Juror: Ruth Weisberg,4/95, LongBeach,CA.

East Gallery of Claremont Graduate School: ”The Summer Southern Exchange”: Juror: Carlos M. Herrera, Honorable Mention, 7/95, Claremont, CA.

Woman Made Gallery: ”Menarche, Menses, Menopause & Blood”: 9/95, Chicago,IL.

Susan Street Gallery: ”Small Works”: 12/95, Solana Beach, CA.

Oceanside Museum of Art: “Prints 1996”: 9/96-10/96, Oceanside, CA.

San Diego Art Institute: ”January Show”: Juror: David Zapf, 1/97, San Diego, CA.

Centro Cultural Tijuana: ”Arte sin Fronteras”: curated by Thure Stedt,12/96-1/97, Tijuana, Mexico.

The Living Room, ”Dreams of Life and Death”, 1/97, Santa Monica, CA. Art Union Building: ”Cool Counterpoint”: Marilyn Mitchell and Susan Richards,1/97-3/97, San Diego, CA.

Scripps Well Being: ”The Healing Path – a WCA show”, 4/97, La Jolla, CA. Wallworks: LA Artcore’s 13th Annual Juried Show, Juror: Noel Korten,4/98-5/98, LA. CA.

The Next Door Gallery: “The Day of the Dead”, 10/98, Golden Hill, CA.

Crossroads: A salon exhibition & performance,read Art Poems, San Diego,CA 4/99

The Book Arts Show: The Next Door Gallery, 6/99-8/99, Golden Hill, CA.

Crossroads: A salon exhibition and performance, invited Visual Artist, San Diego, CA 7/99

Artifacts: Group Exhibition, Juror: Kathleen Bitetti, 12/99, Arlington, MA.

Red: Cambridge Art Assn., Juror: Harry Cooper (Harvard University), 1/01-2/01, Cambridge, MA.

Environmental Injustices: The Gallery of Social and Political Art, 2/01-3/01,Boston

Unframed and Out of the Box: WCA at Brickbottom Gallery, 5/01, Somerville,MA.

17th Annual Drawing Show: Boston Center for the Arts, Juror: Bill Arning (List Visual Arts Center), 12/01-2/02, Boston, MA.

Action/Reaction: WCA Juried exhibition, Juror: Rachel Rosenthal Lafo (DeCordova Museum), 1/2002 – 4/2002, The Art Gallery at UNH, Durham, N.H.

Mail Art Collaboration: 3/2002 –4/2002, Kruglak Gallery, Mira Costa College, Oceanside, CA

Annual Open Juried Photography Show: 3/10/02-3/31/02, Juror: Paul Weiner, Stebbins Gallery, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA

Annual Members Invitational: 7/02 & 8/03, Ceres Gallery, Broadway, NYC

4th Biennial Juried Artist’s Books Exhibit: 9/02-11/02, Juror: Kitty Marryatt (Scripps College Press), – with Moya Devine,The Athenaeum, La Jolla, CA

The Red Ball Exhibition: 5/04, Jurors: Robert Pincus, Betti-Sue Hertz, Mark Quint, Sushi Performance and Visual Art, San Diego, CA

The Cannon Gallery: 4/05, Juror, Hugh Davies, Carlsbad, CA

Gallery 21: 1/06, Juror, Derrick Cartwright, San Diego, CA

Limbo Gallery: RECYCLED, 9/06, , Hillcrest, CA

Regional 5: Oceanside Museum of Art: 9/07, Oceanside, CA

The Garage Gallery: Off The Wall: Installations – Invited Artist: 10/08, SD, CA

The Gotthelf Gallery: Goes Green: Invited Artist, 12/08-2/09, La Jolla, CA

JC Gallery: God & Country, Invited Artist, 5/09-6/09, Oceanside, CA

Shoshana Wayne: Chain Letter, curated by Christian Cummings & Doug Harvey, 7/11-8/11, Santa Monica, CA

The Drawing Center: Accepted into their viewing program – 6/12, NY, NY

The Athenaeum: The 21st Annual Juried Show: Jurors – Ben Strauss-Malcolm & Jill Dawsey, La Jolla, CA 8/12-9/12

Space Womb: Affordable Art, juried show – 5/13 – LIC, NY