MARILYN HENRION

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Noho-M55 Gallery, New York, NY

2013 Noho-M55 Gallery, New York, NY

2013 Durst Building Lobby Gallery, New York, NY

2012 Noho Gallery. New York, NY

2011 Visions Art Museum, San Diego, CA

        Bayer Corporation, Wayne & Montvale, NJ

         Intermezzo Art Gallery, Bergen Performing Arts Center, Englewood, NJ

2010 Noho Gallery, New York, NY    

2009 Bayer Corporation, Wayne & Montvale, NJ

         Berkeley College Art Gallery, New York, NY

2008 Noho Gallery, New York, NY

2006 Noho Gallery, New York, NY

          Galerie Gora, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

2005Treasure Room Gallery, The Interchurch Center, New York, NY

2004Noho Gallery, New York, NY

          Studio Decouvrir, Hope, ID

2002Noho Gallery, New York, NY

2001Thirteen Moons Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2000Noho Gallery, New York, NY

1997   Decouvrir Gallery, Seattle, WA

           La Conner Quilt Museum, La Conner, WA

           Atlantic Community College Art Gallery, Mays Landing, NJ

           Leman Publications Art Gallery, Golden, CO

1996   American Association .for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC

1994    Merrill Lynch Corporate Headquarters, Plainsboro, NJ

1992    Educational Testing Services Corp.,  Princeton,NJ

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Edward Hopper House Gallery, Nyack, NY, Member Exhibition

        The Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY, Small Works 2017

2016 Chojun Textile & Quilt Art Museum, Seoul, S. Korea, Bojagi, The Living Tradition

         Suwan Museum of Art, Suwan, S, Korea

         Noho-M55 Gallery, New York, NY, Black & White

2015 Narthex Gallery at St. Peters Church, New York, NY, SQUARE

         The Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY, Small Works 2015, Best in Show Award  

         Edward Hopper House Gallery, Nyack, NY, Member Show, Honorable Mention    
         
2014  Museum of Geometric and MADI Art, Dallas, TX, Quilts: The New Geometry 

          Texas Quilt Museum, La Grange, TX, Art Quilts from the John M. Walsh Collection

          Isso Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, Serendipitous Synergy

          Kamakura Art Gallery, Kamakura Performing Arts Center, Kamakura, Japan, Tokyo/New York

          Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura CA, Collectors Choice

          Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Mixing Media

2013 Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland,  International Triennial of Tapestry 

          Visions Art Museum, San Diego, CA, Biennial Exhibition

          Noho Gallery, New York, NY , Collectors' Choice     

2012 Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Synchronicity

2011 World Financial Center Gallery, New York, NY, Crossing Lines: The Many Faces of Fiber

          National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY, Celebration!

          NYIT School of Architecture & Design, New York, NY, Geometric Strands: Glass, Paper, Fiber

          New Arts Center, Lancaster, PA, Invitational Small Works

          Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, New York Fiber in the 21st Century

          Rochester Contemporary Arts Center, Rochester, NY, Contemporary Fiber

          Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Be My Guest

2010Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ, Art Quilts from the Collection of John Walsh III

          Betty Dare Gallery, Chicago, IL, Sins of the City

          Bluestone Gallery, Milford, PA, Gallery Artists

          Cohen Gallery, Goggleworks Art Center, Reading, PA, Beyond Fiber

          Osilas Gallery, Bronxville, NY

2009 Museum of Arts & Design, New York, NY, Permanently MAD: Revealing the Permanent Collection

          National Taiwan Living Arts Center, Taiwan City, Taiwan, Taiwan International Quilt Exhibition

          Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR, Fiber Focus

          Binghamton University Art Museum, Binghamton, NY, Full Spectrum: Quilts & The Textile Arts

          Fieldstone Fine Art Gallery, Ramsey, NJ, Gallery Artists

          Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH,  The Quilted Surface

          The Williams Club, New York, NY, Made In New York

          Pen & Brush Gallery, New York, NY, Home Is Where The Art Is

          Untitled [Art Space], Oklahoma City, OK, Modern Materials

2008 Columbus Art Museum, Columbus OH, Material Matters: Quiltmaking In The 21st Century

          Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ, Fabulous Fibers

          C K Media Gallery, Golden CO, The Creative Force

          Comma Gallery, Orlando, FL, Invitational Exhibition

          Rose Room Gallery, Peabody Auditorium, Daytona Beach, FL, Invitational Exhibition

          New Arts Gallery, Kutztown, PA, Invitational Salon Exhibition of Small Works                

          Hill Country Arts Foundation Gallery, Ingram, TX, Invitational Exhibition

2007Fieldstone Fine Art Gallery, Ramsey, NJ, Sensory Impressions

          Lincoln Center Galleries, Ft. Collins, CO, Fabric of Legacies International

          Pen & Brush Gallery, New York, NY, Top Award Winners of 2006

          John Michael Kohler Artspace Gallery, Sheboygin, WI, Fiber Optics

2006 Pen & Brush Gallery, New York NY, Fine Crafts

          Ross Art Museum, Delaware, OH, The Essence of Things

          Chandler Center for The Arts Visions Gallery , Chandler, AZ, Tied Together:Textile Art in the 21st Century

          Klein Art Gallery, Philadelphia,  PA, “Material Speaks”

2005Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, BEYOND TRADITION: Contemporary Art Quilts

           Fitton Art Center,  Hamilton, OH,  “Art Quilts”

           New Arts Center Gallery, Kutztown, PA, Invitational Salon Exhibition of Small Works

           Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Summer Salon Exhibition

           Center For Visual Arts, Denton TX, Materials Hard & Soft

           Sweeney Art Center, Santa Fe NM, New Art Quilts IV

           Gallery 214, Montclair NJ, Director’s Choice

2004  American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA, Art Quilts from the Permanent Collection of the Museum of Arts & Design

           Arkansas Historic Museum, Little Rock, AR, Uncommon Threads

           Gallery 214, Montclair NJ, Quilts For Arts Sake 

           Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Noho Fiber

           Woven Fiber Art House, WestChester, PA, TransFORMations

           Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Summer Salon Exhibition

           Robeson Gallery Penn State University, State College, PA, Quilts: Traditional and Deviant

           Sweeney Art Center, Santa Fe, NM, New Art Quilts III

           Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH, The Quilted Surface II

2003   Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Collectors’ Choice

           The Artists’ Museum, Washington, DC, A Tribute To Fiber Artists

           Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI, Without Restraints

           Paine Art Center, Oshkosh, WI, Art Quilts Now

           Johnson Humrickhouse Museum, Coshocton, OH, Pushing The Surface, 2003 

           Dairy Barn Cultural Art Center, Athens OH, Quilt National

           Sweeney Center, Santa Fe NM, New Art Quilts II

           Brooklyn College Gallery at Veterans Memorial, Brooklyn NY, Fiber Optics 

           Noho Gallery, New York, NY, FIBRATIONS!

2002   Albright-Knox Museum Gallery, Buffalo, NY, Invitational Exhibition

           UBS Paine Webber Galleries, New York NY, Six Continents of Quilts: The American Craft Museum        Permanent Collection

           Janice Charach Epstein Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI, Limitless Visions

           Thirteen Moons Gallery, Santa Fe NM, Gallery Artists

2001   Longview Art Museum, Longview, TX, Quilts: A Journey Through History

           Hinsdale Center for The Arts, Hinsdale, IL, Fine Fiber: Art for the 21st Century

           Nabisco Corporate Art Gallery, East Hanover, NJ, The Art of The Contemporary Quilt

           Davison Gallery, Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY, Paintings In Cloth & Thread  

           Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center, Athens, OH, Quilt National ’01 (traveling exhibit through Dec., 2003)

           Fort Smith Civic Center, Fort Smith, AR, Fort Smith Art Quest

           Sweeney Center, Santa Fe, NM, New Art Quilts

           Noho Gallery, New York, NY, New Digs

2000   Bard Graduate Center Gallery, New York, NY,  Women Designers in the U.S.A., 1900-2000

           J.C Epstein Museum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI, Tradition With A Twist: Contemporary Art Quilts

           RotundaGallery, NM State Capitol, Santa Fe, NM, Exit/Entrance

           Pavillion Josephine, Strasbourg, France, Art Quilts: America At The Millenium

           Gallery 214. Montclair, NJ, Dreamscapes/Landscapes

           Bradiggins Gallery, Hillsborough, NC, Fine Crafts Invitational

           Ellipse Art Center, Arlington, VA, ARTiculate Threads

           Leslie Powell Foundation Gallery, Lawton, OK, Oklahoma Centerfold

           Sedgwick Cultural Center, Philadelphia PA,  Art Quilts at the Sedgwick

           Noho Gallery, New York, NY, Sightings/Sitings

1999   New York State Museum, Albany, NY, Contemporary Crafts of New York State

           Cornell Museum, Delray Beach, FL, Yardworks (traveling exhibition through 2001)

           American Craft Museum, New York, NY, 9x9x3 (traveling exhibition through September 2002)

           Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, Coshocton, OH,  Pushing The Surface

           J.C. Epstein Museum Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI , Extraordinary Stitches: The Art of Fiber & Thread

           Heritage Plantation Gallery, Sandwich, MA,  Edge To Edge

           Sedgwick Cultural Center, Philadelphia, PA, Pieceworks ’99

           Boehm Gallery- Palomar College, San Marcos, CA, East Meets West: Contemporary Quilts & Glass

           Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Flagstaff, AZ, Hanging By A Thread ‘99

1998   Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan, World Quilt ’98 Invitational

           Museum of San Diego History,  San Diego, CA, Visions: Quilt Expressions

           Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, Oberlin, OH, The Artist As Quiltmaker VII

           Davison Gallery at Roberts Wesleyan, Rochester, NY, The American Quilt: From Craft To Fine Art

1997   Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY, Patchworks

           New York State Museum , Albany, NY, Contemporary New York State Crafts  Invitational

           Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

           Wave Hill Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, Strata Various

1996   Museum of Decorative & Applied Arts, Moscow, Russia , Five Perspectives: American Art Quilts 

           The Museums at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY , Innovative Traditions, 1996

           Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA, Hoyt National Art Exhibition

           Arthur Houghton Gallery at Cooper Union, New York, NY, A Large Show of Small Works

           Nabisco Corporate Art Gallery, East Hanover, NJ, The Art of The Quilt

1995   Museum of theAmerican Quilters Society, Paducah, KY, Studio Art Quilt Showcase

           Rye Arts Center, Rye, NY, Quiltmaking As An Art Form

           Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Contemporary Quilts

           Museum of American Folk Art Great American Quilt Festival, New York, NY, Broadway Haiku

1994   James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA, Patterns of Vision

           Oklahoma City Art Museum, Oklahoma City, OK, Quilts Now

           Yeshiva University Museum, New York, NY, Quilted Visions

           NASA Ames Research Center, Mountain View, CA, Colors of Earth & Space

1993   Museum of Decorative & Applied Arts, Moscow, Russia, International Textile Exhibition

           Museum of American Folk Art, New York, NY. , Quilt Connection All-Stars

           J.C. Epstein Museum Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI, The Artist & The Quilt

           The Little Gallery, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY, The Art Quilt: A New Frontier

1992La Biblioteque Forney, l’hotel de Sens, Paris, France, Quilts Contemporains

           Decatur House, Washington, DC, Tactile Architecture

           Lawrence Gallery, Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA, Material Pleasures

           The Museums at Stonybrook, Stony Brook, NY, Innovative Traditions 1992

1991New York City Cultural Affairs Gallery, New York, NY, Quilts Move Into The 21st Century

           Museum Of American Folk Art Great American Quilt Festival, New York, NY, Citiquilts

           Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, Quilts=Art=Quilts

1990  Fuji Bank, New York, NY, New Winds Quilters

           Newman College Gallery, Aston, PA, Challenger Memorial Quilts  

HONORS & AWARDS

2013One of five American artists invited to participate in International Triennia Exhibition of Tapestry,  Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland

2008Niche Magazine Award 

2005New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship Award

2003Brisons Veor Trust,  Artist Residency Fellowship, Cape Cornwall England

2001   Invited by the Smithsonian Archives of American Art to donate all personal and professional 

       papers,  sketchbooks, journals, etc. to the archives for their permanent collection.          

1999 New York State Craft Alliance Grant

1997 Friends of Fiber Art International Grant

1996 Nihon Vogue Grant

1995/96  The ArtsLink Partnership Fellowship  (TheNational Endowment for the Arts, The Open Society)

SELECTEDCOLLECTIONS

Museum of Arts & Design, New York, NY

Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland

Museum of the American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY

International Quilt Museum, Lincoln, NE

U.S. State Department Embassy, Pnom Penh, Cambodia

Lucent Technologies, Denver, CO

Avaya Communications, Denver, CO

Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO

Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA

Comanche County Medical Center, Lawton, OK

Carnegie Abbey Country Club, Narragansett, RI

SAS Institute, Inc., Cary, NC

Rodale Press, Emmaus, PA

Nihon Vogue, Tokyo, Japan

Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ

Saint Rita Medical Center, Lima, OH

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

  •      "Architecture on Silk" by J. Michael Welton, Aishti Magazine (Lebanon), April/May, 2014
  •      "Windows", catalog with essay by Ed McCormack, 2014
  •      "Complexity", exhibition catalog with essay by Ed McCormack, 2012
  •     “Fiber Art Today” by Carol K. Russell, Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 2011
  •     “Patchwork City”, by Patty Lee, New York Daily News, Sunday 11/14/10 (double page centerfold)
  •      “Soft City: Marilyn Henrion”, exhibition catalog with essay by Ed McCormack, 2010
  •     “Noise: New Works by Marilyn Henrion”, Jacqueline Ruyak, Surface Design Journal, Summer 2009
  •     “Marilyn Henrion: Making Noise”, Sandra Sider, Fiberarts Magazine, 2/09
  •     “Marilyn Henrion: Noise”, Exhibition catalog with essays by Janet Koplos & Ed McCormack
  •     “Materials, Innovation Matter”, Bill Mayr, The Columbus Dispatch, 12/15/08
  •     “Contemporary Quilt Art::An Introduction & Guide”, Kate Lenkowsky, Indiana University Press, 2008
  •     “The Artful Home”, Toni Sykes, Guild Publications, 2007
  •     “Quilting Transformed:Leaders In Contemporary Quilting in the United States-The 20th Century      and Beyond”, Jacqueline Atkins, Nihon Vogue Co. Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, 2007
  •     ”Marilyn Henrion: Disturbances”, exhibition catalog, 2006
  •     “Geometry Unmoored”, Ed McCormack, Gallery & Studio, 9/06
  •     “Inner and Outer Horizons in the Art of Marilyn Henrion”, Ed McCormack, Gallery & Studio, 6/04
  •     “Marilyn Henrion: On Building Careers”, Patricia Malarcher, Surface Design Journal, Winter 2004
  •     “Inspiration”, U.S. Embassy in Gaborone, Art In Embassies Program, U.S. Dept. of State, 11/03
  •     “Marilyn Henrion’s Ultimate Triumph”, Ed McCormack, Gallery & Studio, 11/02, /1/03
  •     “Folk-Art Aesthetics and American Art Quilts, Sandra Sider, FIBERARTS, 11/03
  •     “Marilyn Henrion at Noho Gallery”, Raymond J. Steiner, Art Times Journal, 1/03
  •     “The Artful Home”, Guild Publications, 2003
  •     “Sourcebook of Architectural & Interior Art #9, 11, 13,  17”, Guild Publications
  •     “Quilts From Six Continents: The American Craft MuseumCollection”, Catalog Essay by Curator, Ursula Neuman, 2002
  •     “Weaving New Rhythms”,Rubicon Publishing, 2001
  •     “The Best Contemporary Quilts”, Lark Books, 2001
  •     “Women Designers in the U.S.A.-1900-2000”, Dr. Pat Kirkham, Yale University Press, Nov., 2000 
  •     “Marilyn Henrion’s Commanding Colors”, FIBERARTS, March/April, 2001
  •     “Marilyn Henrion at Noho”,Surface Design Journal,Winter,2001
  •     “Tradition & Innovation In The Art ofMarilyn Henrion”, Gallery & Studio, June/July, 2000
  •     “Cloth Poems: Art Quilts by Marilyn Henrion, Art QuiltMagazine # 9, 1998
  •     “The Art Quilt” by Robert Shaw, pub.Hugh Lauter Levin, 1997
  •     “Geometrie et Sensibilitie”,Les Nouvelles du Patchwork, France, 6/1997
  •     “Broadway Haiku”, Surface Design Journal, Winter, 1997
  •     “American Art Quilts”, Moscow Izvestia, April 4,1996
  •     “Broadway Haiku”, Quilts Japan, 9/95
  •     “Patterns of Vision”, Art Quilt Magazine, Fall, 1995
  •     “Art Quilt Calendar”, Abbeville Press, 1995
  •     “Brilliance In Color & Pattern”, New York Times , 4/24/94
  •     “Shared Threads” by Jacqueline. Atkins, Penguin Publ., 1994
  •     The Quilts of Marilyn Henrion’, Patchwork Tsushin, Japan, 4/94
  •     “Quilts:The Permanent Collection,Volume II”,AQS Publ. 1994
  •     “Les Poemes en Tissus de Marilyn Henrion”, Les Nouvelles du Patchwork (France) 4/94
  •     “Tradition & Creativity In Quiltmaking”, Patchwork Quilt Tsushin (Japan), 4/94
  •     "Quilts Composed As Poems In Cloth”,New York Times, 3/1/92

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Exposed! Contemporary Art Quilts”, Catalog introduction,12/06
  •  “Art Quilts: Who Is Buying & What Is Being Paid?”, American Quilter , 5/99
  •  “A Model Art Pricing Survey”,Art Calendar Magazine, 6/98
  •  “Three Perspectives: Russian Fiber Artists”, Exhibition Catalog, 1998
  •  “Dreams and Fantasies: The Quilts of Ludmila Uspenskaya”, Art Quilt Magazine, Issue 6, Spring, 1996
  •  “Ludmila Uspenskaya”, Quilters Newsletter Magazine, July/August, 1996
  •  “Five Perspectives:American Art Quilts”, Exhibition brochure, 1996 
  •  “Quilts: Success With Stripes”, Threads, December ‘95/January ‘96
  •  “On A Bridge Between Two Shores”, American Quilter, Winter , 1994.
  •  “Russia With Love”, Quilters Newsletter Magazine, June,1994
  •  ”International Textile Symposium- Russia”, FIBERARTS (Swatches column), Summer,1994.
  •  “Circles- The Story of A Russian-American Collaboration”, Quilting International, November,1993.
  •  “Careers In The Fashion Industry:What The Jobs Are And How To Get Them” (co-author), Harper & Row, 1983

CURATING

    2012“Be My Guest”, multi-media group exhibition, gallery artists & guests, Noho Gallery, NYC, NY

    2011“Urban Landscapes”, exhibition of works by eight artists, Visions Art Museum, San Diego, CA

    2004“NOHO FIBER”, Works by seven fiber artists, Noho Gallery, New York, NY

    2003“FIBRATIONS!”: Works by Members of Art Quilt Network-NY, Noho Gallery, New York NY

    1998“Three Perspectives: Russian Fiber Artists”, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan

    1996“Five Perspectives: American Quilt Artists”, Museum of Decorative & Applied Arts, Moscow, Russia

    1995“Ludmila Uspenskaya: Dreams & Fantasies”, Museum of  American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY

RELATED ACTIVITIES

    2014-present   Board of Directors, Textile Study Group of New york

    2006-presentAssociate Fellow, International Quilt Study Center, University of Nebraska

    2000- 2009Board of Directors, Noho Gallery

    1997-1999, 2004-2006Board of Directors: Studio Art Quilt Associates

    1995-1996 Establishedquiltmaking program for residents of NYC Park Avenue Homeless Shelter 

    1992-presentQuilt-related teaching and lecturing engagements throughout the U.S.

    1992-presentOrganized and hosted receptions, lectures, and shopping tours for visiting fiber artists from around the world.

    1989- Initiated and organized Symposium at FIT, NY, “Q & A; Quilts & Art: Questions & Answers” (500 attendees)

    1969-1989Associate Professor / Career Counselor, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

EDUCATION

        The Cooper Union College of Arts & Sciences,  Graduated 1952

        Fordham University, BFA, 1972