MARY LEMPRES
Born: Oakland, CA 1994

Lives in Brooklyn NY

www.marylempres.space

Mary.lempres@gmail.com

@marylempres

EDUCATION

2018 Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. BFA, Painting, Minor: Art History

2014 UC Abroad, London (England) and Paris (France). Perspectives on Global Cities.

2013 UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA. Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology (EEMB)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Algae, The Net Factory, Seydisfjordur, Iceland

2018 Lummert, Kirsten Kjær Museum, Denmark

2017 A Word In Yellow, Thesis Exhibition, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

2017 Sunday Dinner Series (Installation), Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

2015 Turkish Delights, Marabell's, Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 HEIMA Open Studios, Seydisfjordur, Iceland

2018 HOUSE BROKE, 17 Frost Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York

2018 Post Cards from the Edge (Group), Visual Aid, Chelsea, New York

2017 The Pretty Big Painting Show (Group), Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York 

2017 Northern Light, three generations of Norwegian artists. Berkeley, California

2016 Open Studios, Drawing Installation, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

2016 Greenpoint Gallery Group Show, Peoples Choice

2015 Pratt Reaccreditation Show

2014 UC Winter Awards Show, Davis, California

CURITORIAL

2018 HOUSE BROKE, 17 Frost Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York

2017 Press Pause, presented by Crafted Bowls and Arteasan, Flatiron New York

2017 Color Palates, Presented by Crafted Bowls, Fort Greene, Brooklyn, New York

2017 Northern Light, three generations of Norwegian artists. Berkeley, California

RELATED EXPERIENCE/RESIDENCIES

2019 SomoS Art House, Berlin, Germany (Upcoming)

2018 Artist in Residence, HEIMA, Iceland

2018 Artist in Residence, Kirsten Kjær Museum, Denmark

2018 Marquis Studios Residency Cycle II & III, Brooklyn, New York

2016 Co-Founder, Crafted Bowls

AWARDS/HONORS
2018 Pratt Circle, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn

2016 Greenpoint Gallery, Peoples Choice Award

2015 Herman Krinsky Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn

PUBLIC WORK/ COLLECTIONS

2018 University of California, Office of the President, Oakland, California. Permanent Collection.

2018 Kirsten Kjær Museum, Frøstrup, Denmark. Permanent Collection.

2018 Pratt Admissions, Myrtle Gallery, Brooklyn, New York. Permanent Collection.

2017 Wasteland, Jane Jacobs Collective, Harlem, New York

2007 Mural, The American Farm School, Thessaloniki, Greece

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2017 - Present Marquis Studios, Residency I, II, III, Brooklyn, NY

2017 - Present Assistant, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY