mary beth magyar

Education:
1991    BFA, Painting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan


Solo and Two Person Shows:

2020   Solo Show, (name TBD) Phipps Fine Art Center, Hudson, Wisconsin

           Solo Show, (name TBD) Riverland Community College, Austin, Minnesota


2019   Reclaim, Metal and plants, Art4Trails Sculpture at Mayo Park, Rochester, MN

           Analogous, MacRostie Art Center with artist Andy Messerschmidt,

           Grand Rapids, Minnesota


2018   Analogous, Paramount Center for the Arts, Gallery St.  

           Germain, St. Cloud, Minnesota

           Restoration, Arts Center St. Peter, St. Peter, Minnesota

2017   Recent Works, Gallery 535, with artist Laura Hallen Rochester, Minnesota 

2016   How to Build a Nest, RAC2 gallery, Rochester Art Center, 

           Rochester, Minnesota


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2019    We are Claytopia?, Banfill Locke Center for the Arts, Fridley, MN 

2018    Foursquare, Rochester Community and Technical College, 

            Rochester, Minnesota

            Emerging Artists, Lanesboro Arts Gallery, Lanesboro,

            Minnesota

2017    25th Annual Juried Exhibition, MacRostie Art Center,Grand

            Rapids, Minnesota                                              

            Fresh Work: MNWCA, Arts Center of St. Peter, St.Peter, 

            Minnesota
           Through My Eyes, Paramount Center for The Arts, St. Cloud, 

            Minnesota


Grants, Honors and Awards:          

2018    Minnesota State Arts Board Artists Initiative Grant

2017    Emerging Artist Grant from Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council                                        

            First place winner in 3-Dimensional MacRostie Juried Exhibition 

            Honorable mention in 3-Dimensional Through My Eyes


Community Work

2019    VSA Minnesota Grant Panelist for Fiscal year 2020

2018    Minnesota State Arts Board Grant Panelist Fiscal Year 2019

2018-present 

            Broadway Project Public Art Advisory Committee for Rochester, MN   

2017-present    

            Art Advisory Committee, founding member, Rochester Art Center, MN

            The Alternative Learning Center, volunteer as teacher and mentor

            Rochester Public Schools, Rochester, MN