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Mary Walker
Equivalent States #2
Mixed media
14" x 15" x 3"
Mary Walker
Equivalent States #3
Mixed media
6" x 48" x 3"
Mary Walker
Equivalent States #4
Mixed media
5.5" x 26.5" x 2.5"
Mary Walker
Painting/Building #1
Mixed media
14" x 13" x 4"
Mary Walker
Fragmented Square
Mixed media
60" x 60" x 3"
Mary Walker
Constructed Landscape #1
Mixed media
55" x 62" x 5"
Mary Walker
Cluster and Flow
Mixed media
68" x 18' x 8"

Mary Walker

2013 Delaplaine Visual Arts and Education Center, "Painting/Building", Frederick, MD
2011 Montpelier Art Center,"Knowing Science, Seeing Art" Laurel, MD
2009 Stevenson University, "Mary Walker: Virtual Poems", Baltimore, MD
2006 Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2002 Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2000 Harmony Hall Regional Center, “Mary Walker: Living Conditions”, Fort Washington, MD
Howard County Center for the Arts, “Mary Walker: Building Wisdom”, Ellicott City, MD
School 33 Art Center, Installation, “Lost Art: Civility, Privacy, Silence”. Baltimore, MD
1999 Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
1998 Hamline University, St. Paul, MN
1996 Alice R. Rogers Gallery, St Johns Art Center, St John's University, Collegeville, MN
1995 Flanders Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN
1991 Carleton College, "Mary Walker, New Sculpture", Northfield, MN
1988 Hamline University Gallery, "Mary Walker", St. Paul, MN
Tweed Museum, Duluth, MN
1986 MC Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Benedicta Arts Center, College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN
1984 Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
1982 Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN
1981 Peter M. David Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
1980 WARM Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2015 Materialist, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013 University of MN, Nash Gallery, "The House We Built: Feminist Art Then and Now", Minneapolis, MN
Washington Project for the Arts, "SELECT 2013", Washington, DC
Galerie Myrtis, "2013 Sondheim Showcase", Baltimore, MD
2012 Traffic Zone Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Cade Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, "Evolving Structures", Arnold, MD
Fleckinstein Gallery, "Construction Work", Baltimore, MD
2008 Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Interrogating Beauty, Wilmington, DE
2007 Maryland Art Place, Critics Residency Exhibition, Baltimore, MD
2005 Gallery Francoise, Baltimore, MD
2004 York Arts, “Mixed Messages”, York, PA
2003 Decker Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Artscape 2003, Baltimore, MD
2002 William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
2000 Maryland Art Place, “Critics Residency Exhibition”, Baltimore, MD
Mill River Gallery, “Brute Elegance, Ellicott, City, MD
1999 School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD
Villa Julie College Gallery, “Artscape2000minus1”, Baltimore, MD
Maryland Art Place, “Artscape2000minus1”, Baltimore, MD
1998 Weisman Art Museum, University of MN, ”Women in the Weisman Collection”, Minneapolis, MN
Cade Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College, “Sculpture”, Arnold, MD
Mill River Gallery, “Landscape and Beyond”, Ellicott City, MD
1996 Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN
1994 Perimeter Gallery, "The Ritual Vessel”, Chicago, IL
1/1 A Gallery, "3D", Denver, CO
1993 St. Paul Companies Gallery, "Women in Art", St. Paul, MN
1992 Perimeter Gallery, "Mary Walker & Jann Serr", Chicago, IL
1991 The Sculpture Center, "Benefit Exhibition", New York, N.Y.
1990 Katherine Nash Gallery, University of MN, "Archaeology of Form", Minneapolis, MN
Texas Sculpture Association, "Excellence '90", Dallas, TX
1988 MC Gallery, "Mary Walker & Gloria DeFilipps Brush", Minneapolis, MN
1987 St. Paul Companies, St. Paul, MN
1986 The Sculpture Center, "Emerging Sculptors", New York. N.Y.
Perimeter Gallery, "Mary Walker & Jose Maria Bustos", Chicago, IL
Rockford Museum, "Fetish Art: Obsessive Expressions", Curator: Robert Middaugh, Rockford, IL
1985 Evanston Art Center, "Masks", Evanston, IL
Federal Reserve Bank, "The Mask: Image, Allegory", Minneapolis, MN
1984 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, "Character Reference", Minneapolis, MN
Purdue University, "Two Artists", Lafayette, IN
Hamline University Gallery, "Paperworks", St. Paul, MN
Walker Art Center-sponsored, Open Studio Tour, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
1983 Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, "Two Artists", Lincoln, NE
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, "McKnight Fellowship Exhibition", Minneapolis, MN
Pillsbury Center, "Monoprints from Land Mark Editions", Minneapolis, MN
Macalester College Galleries, "Directions in Paper", St. Paul, MN
1982 Zaner Gallery, "Small Works National", Rochester, NY
Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

Bush Foundation Fellowship for Visual Artists, 1980
Minnesota State Arts Board Project Grant, 1980
FORECAST/Land Mark Editions Monoprint Project Grant, 1982
McKnight Foundation Fellowship for Visual Artists, 1983
Minnesota State Arts Board Sudden Opportunity Grant, 1986
Yaddo Artists' Residency, 1990
Minnesota State Arts Board Fellowship, 1992
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency, 1992
Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Grant, 2010

BS, Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana
MA Liberal Studies, Hamline University, St. Paul, Minnesota

Hegeman, William R., "Looking at Art", Minneapolis Tribune, May 25, 1980, p.7G
Addington, Fran, "Looking at Art", Minneapolis Tribune, Sept. 20, 1981, p.7G
Addington, Fran, "Looking at Art", Minneapolis Tribune, Sept. 5, 1982, p.6G
Heartney, Eleanor, "Mary Walker, Laura Blaw", New Art Examiner, Nov. 1982, p.20
Addington, Fran, "From '82 Art Shows, 10 for the Rainbow", Minnesota Monthly, Jan. 1983, p.18
"8 McKnight Artists", Exhibition Catalog, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 1983,
Essay by Mason Riddle
Addington, Fran, "Looking at Art", Minneapolis Tribune, Sept. 4, 1983, p.13G
Shamash, Diane, "Monoprints Workshop '82-'83", New Art Examiner, Dec. 1983, p.21
Heartney, Eleanor, "Backward Glances", ARTS, Mar. 1984, pp.51-53
Roth, Nancy, "Three Characters", Minneapolis/St. Paul, Mar. 1984
"Character Reference", Exhibition Catalog, Minnesota Artists Exhibition Program,
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1984, Essay by Eleanor Heartney
"One of a Kind", Monoprint Project Catalog, Forecast/Land Mark Editions, 1985,
Essays by Judith Dunham and Mason Riddle
Martin, Mary Abbe, "Visual Arts", Minneapolis Star & Tribune, April 27, 1986, p.2G
Artner, Alan G., Chicago Tribune, Oct. 10, 1986, Sec.7
"Emerging Sculptors 1986", Exhibition Catalog, Sculpture Center,1986, Essay by April Kingsley
Brenson, Michael, "Art"New York Times, Dec. 26, 1986
Hellekson, Diane, "Art, Mary Walker's Passages", Twin Cities, Jan. 1988, p. 38
Stang, Melissa, "Mary Walker/Gloria DeFilipps Brush, New Art Examiner, April 1988
Billings, Jim, "Tension by Opposites", Near North Artscapes, Dec. 1988-Jan. 1989, p. 17
Abbe, Mary, "In the Galleries", Star Tribune. January 18, 1990, p 1E
Luecking, Stephen, "Reviews", Sculpture, May/June 1990, p.94
McCraken, David, "Art", Chicago Tribune, June 19, 1992, sec. 7
Dorsey, John, “Art”, The Sun, February 2, 1999, 2E
Giuliano, Mike, “Gallery”, City Paper, February 10. 1999. p. 39
“Critics Residency Program”, Exhibition Catalog, Maryland Art Place, 2000, essay by Nancy Sausser,
“Living Conditions”, Exhibition Catalog, Harmony Hall Regional Center, 2000, Essay by Diane DiSalvo
New American Paintings, April/May 2004

Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
William Havu Gallery, Denver CO

Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD
Stevenson University, Stevenson, MD
Weisman Art Museum, University of MN, Minneapolis, MN
Sheppard Pratt Health Systems, Baltimore, MD
Searle Pharmaceuticals, Chicago, IL
First Bank System, Inc., Minneapolis, MN
Northwestern National Bank, St. Paul, MN
Northwestern National Life Insurance Company, Minneapolis, MN
Pillsbury Corporation, Minneapolis, MN
Southeastern Banking Corporation, Miami, FL
Tsolinas Associates, Chicago, IL
Piper, Jaffrey & Hopwood, Minneapolis, MN