MaryKate Maher

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Solo & Two Person Exhibitions

2017 Little Metal Print, View Finder, organized by Amanda McDonald Crowley, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
A.I.R. Gallery, Invisible Float, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
Catskill Art Society, Three Dimensions, Livingston Manor, NY (solo)
2015 Artspace, Geometric Geologic, Laura Moriarty & MaryKate Maher, Raleigh, NC
2014 Nurture Art, Braced Position, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
Daylight Savings, Parallel Grounds: Work by MaryKate Maher and Willie Wayne Smith, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Real Art Ways, Auspicious Positions, Hartford, CT (solo)
2007 Dam, Stuhltrager Gallery, White Noise, curated by Devrim Kadirbeyoglu, Brooklyn, NY
2004 Kelly Writer's House, University of Pennsylvania, Dissolution of the (w)hole, Philadelphia, PA (solo)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts,The Disappearing Ground, curated by C.J. Stahl, Philadelphia, PA
2017 Central Connecticut State University, Blazing on the Pinnacles and Minarets and Balanced Rocks, curated by Layet Johnson, New Britain, CT
A.I.R. Gallery, Taken on Trust, Governors Island, NY
Community Room, Conference Object, curated by R. Subtler, Cairo, NY
Skowhegan, Personals, New York, NY
SPRING/BREAK Art Show: To See The Moon Fall From The Sky, curated by Will Hutnick and Mark Joshua Epstein, New York, NY
2016 SRO Gallery, There Is Absolutely No Inevitability As Long As There Is A Willingness To Contemplate What Is Happening, curated by John Ros, Brooklyn, NY
Sardine, Space Oddity, curated by Matthew Mahler, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Projeckt722, In Our Cave We See Shadows, curated by Fanny Allie and Ketta Ioannidou, Brooklyn, NY
99 cent plus, Magic Object, curated by Rico Gatson, Brooklyn, NY
Ground Floor Gallery, Hello Again, Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
TSA Gallery, Night Flight, curated by Jackie Hoving and Norm Paris, Brooklyn, NY
The Buggy Factory, Passing, Left, curated by Enrico Gomez and The Dorado Project, Brooklyn, NY
SPRING/BREAK Art Show, In Between Meanings, curated by Rachel Phillips, New York, NY
2014, The Communal Table, curated by Bjoern Meyer-Ebrecht, feature issue 115
The Parlour Bushwick, Show #9, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Interstate Projects, In Free Fall, curated by Rachel Steinberg, Brooklyn, NY
The Wassaic Project, Homeward Found, Wassaic, NY
2012 Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill Project V, Peekskill, NY
BRIC Rotunda Gallery, 8 Artists Making Sculpture, curated by Jamie Sterns, Brooklyn, NY
AIRPLANE, Grounded, curated by Rico Gatson, Brooklyn, NY
The Onderdonk House,S culpture Garden, curated by Deborah Brown and Lesley Heller, Queens, NY
BRIC Rotunda Gallery, The Bricoleurs, curated by Christian Fuller and Risa Shoup, Brooklyn, NY
Hinge Gallery, Group Exhibition of Gallery Artists, Chicago, IL
2011 Like the Spice, Layer Current, Brooklyn, NY
Studio 10, Copia Cartacea, curated by Paul D'Agostino, Brooklyn, NY
Kunstwerk Carlshutte, NordArt 2011, Budelsdorf, Germany
Das Gift, A4, curated by Una Tittel, Berlin, Germany
Centotto, Landscapes Metamorphic, Topologies Chrometoplastic, Brooklyn, NY
STOREFRONT, New Year New Work New Faces, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Abrons Art Center, The West at Sunset, New York, NY
Socrates Sculpture Park, EAF 10 : Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, Queens NY
Nurture Art, Duck and Decorated Shed, Brooklyn, NY
Centotto, Spazi Segreti, or Mendacity, Mood, Brooklyn, NY
Factory Fresh, Among Darkened Woods, Brooklyn, NY
Grace Exhibition Space, Artsync, Brooklyn NY
2009Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Exquisite Corpse, Newark NJ
Union Gallery, Inaugural Exhibition, New York, NY
Silvershed, ABCyz, New York, NY
C.R.E.A.M. projects, Whitney's Bi-ennial, Brooklyn NY
Abrons Art Center, Twin Infinities, New York, NY
2008Dam, Stuhltrager Gallery, Au Courant, Brooklyn, NY
Takt kunstprojektraum, Die Ansammlung, Berlin, Germany
2007Vox Populi, Voxxoxo, Philadelphia, PA
D.u.m.b.o. Arts Center, Coercive Atmospherics, curated by David Hunt, Brooklyn NY
2006Easthampton Cultural Council, Window's Project 2006, Easthampton, MA
Kouros Gallery, Wrote for Luck, New York, NY
2005 Broadway Gallery, By Proxy, New York, NY
2004Slought Foundation, Back to the Front, Philadelphia, PA
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Museum, Suitable for Hanging, Philadelphia PA
District of Columbia Arts Center, Girls Against Boys, Washington D.C.
2003Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts, The Future is Now: An MFA Biennial,
Wilmington, DE

Grants and Awards

2017 Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant, New York, NY
Vermont Studio Center, Residency, Johnson, VT
2016 A.I.R. Gallery, 2016-17 Fellowship, Brooklynn, NY
The Studios at MASS MoCA, Residency, North Adams, MA
The Wassaic Project, Residency, Wassaic NY
2015 Nominee - Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Emerging Artists Grant, New York, NY
2012 Wassaic Project, Residency, Wassaic, NY
Franconia Sculpture Park, Open Studio Fellowship, Franconia, MN
Yaddo, Fellowship, Saratoga Springs, NY
2011 New York Foundation for the Arts, Sculpture Fellowship, New York, NY
Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Emergency Grant, New York, NY
2010 Socrates Sculpture Park, Emerging Artist Fellowship, Queens, NY
Vermont Studio Center, Residency, Johnson, VT
2008 Henry Street Settlement Abrons Arts Center, Artist in Residence, New York NY
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME
Takt kunstprojektraum, Residency, Berlin, Germany
Vermont Studio Center, Residency, Johnson, VT
2006 MacDowell Colony, Fellowship, Peterborough NH
2004 MFA Faculty Award, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Nominee - Joan Mitchell Foundation, MFA Grant Program
2003 Justine Cretella Memorial Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2001 Arcadia University Gallery Award, Arcadia University, Glenside, PA


_Mirkovic, Chandler: Art Zelous "Artist MaryKate Maher is Shaping the World Around Her, Literally" August 29, 2018
_Blouin Artinfo, "MaryKate Maher's 'Invisible Float' at A.I.R. Gallery, New York, May 4, 2017
_Schwendener, Martha: The New York Times, "10 Galleries to Visit Now in Brooklyn, "April 27, 2017
_Athens Laundry, D. R. Evarts Library. Curated by Ruby Palmer, Vol 1, No 4, 2017
_Lesser, Casey : Artsy, "15 New York Gallery Shows Where You'll Find Exciting Young Artists This June, "June 2, 2016
_D'Agostino, Paul: Brooklyn Magazine, "Enchantments Aplenty: Magic Object" July 27, 2015, "The Communal Table" Feature Issue 115 December 3, 2014
_Vartanian, Hrag: Hyperallergic "The Story of 13 Artists Who Sat Down at a Communal Table" May 30, 2014
_D'Agostino, Paul: L Magazine "5 Brooklyn Artists You Need to Know" Vol 12 No 6, March 2014
_Dunne, Susan: Hartford Current "Jamie Sneider, MaryKate Maher At Real Art Ways,One Exhibit Challenges Concepts Of Landscape, Another Inspired By Collaboration With Father" January 23, 2013,0,6752406.story
_Real Art Ways, "MaryKate Maher - Auspicious Positions" exhibition catalog, 2013
_Signed X. Issue 1, 18-24. Summer 2012
_D'Agostino, Paul: L Magazine "Grounded: Sculpted Beauty" August 15, 2012
_Johnson, Paddy: Art Fag City "Recommended Bushwick Open Studio: MaryKate Maher" May 31, 2012
_Blumenthal, Carl: Brooklyn Daily Eagle " Exhibits at Rotunda are a Mixed Bag" February 9, 2012
_BRIC Rotunda Gallery, The Bricoleurs, Exhibition Catalog, January 2012
_DiMeo, Mia: "Unhinged" January 16, 2012
_Kunstwerk Carlshutte NordArt 2011 Exhibition Catalog, 204. June 2011
_Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey, Newark. Exquisite Corpse: Paul Robeson Galleries 30th Anniversary Exhibition Catalog, November 19, 2009
_Harper, Alana: "I Wanna Make Art With Somebody" August 29, 2009
_Walleston, Aimee: Art in America "Whitney's Biennial Gives Young Artists a Second Chance at a Biennial." August 28, 2009 - news/2009-08-28/whitneys-biennial/
_Kim, Joan: The Greenpoint Gazette "Whitney's Biennial" September 3, 2009
_Williams, James Jay III: BOMBlog, Bomb Magazine "Out and About, Twin Infinities" June 22, 2009
_Nooan Magazine. Issue #1 Animal, 9. June 2008
_Haikes, Belinda. Life, the Universe and Art. October 27, 2007
_Fallon, Roberta: Philadelphia Weekly "Hair Force: Vox's provocative art gets to your heart" July 18, 2007
_Cohen, David: Artworld Digest, Seed Issue, 7, 2007


2008 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME
2004 Master of Fine Arts / The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2001 Bachelor of Fine Arts / Arcadia University, Glenside, PA
1999 The Glasgow School or Art, Scotland, UK