Mary Jane Duffy


1996        M.F.A. Painting and Drawing. Department of Art Theory and Practice,                                     Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.

1988         B. S. Studio Art. Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY.

Solo Exhibitions

2014                 “Noise” Bert Green Fine Art, Chicago, IL

2012                 “Glimmer and Strife” ARCGallery, Chicago, IL

2006                 “Shimmer/Shine” FlatfileGalleries, Chicago, IL.  (catalog)

2005                 “Light Bright,” Swell ArtSpace,Corpus Christi, Texas.

2003                 “Sparkle, Glitter, Glow” LaMasmedula Galerie, Mexico City, Mexico.

2001                 “Particles, Fields and Waves,”Union League Club, Chicago, IL.

2000                 “BrokenSymmetries,” Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL

1999                 “Mary Jane Duffy,” UniversityClub, Chicago, IL.

1991                 "Mary Jane Duffy,”Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012          “New York State of Mind,” Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT

2011           “Of Land and Water,” Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL

2010          “Faculty Exhibition,” DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL

2009          “Traversing Abstraction,” H.F.Johnson Gallery, Carthage College,                                    Kenosha, WI.

2008            “Color Key,” The Painting Center, NY, NY.

2007             “Works on Paper,” Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL.

2006            “Surface Tension” The Painting Center, NY, NY.

                     “Black/White” Flatfile Galleries, Chicago,IL.

2005        “Flatfile at Navy Pier,” Chicago Contemporary and Classic, Chicago, IL.

                 “Faculty Exhibition 2005,” DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL. (catalog)

                 “Pigment,” Flatfile Galleries,Chicago, IL.

2004            “Appliqué/Composer,”Flatfile Galleries, Chicago, IL.

2003        “Operation Human Intelligence,” curated by the C.I.A., Hyde Park Art                              Center, Chicago. Traveled to Art Museum of the University of Memphis,                        Tennessee. (catalog)

                 “Alumni Art Exhibition,” Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga                      Springs, NY.

2002           “MaryJane Duffy/ Tim Ripley,” Beacon Street Gallery, Chicago, IL.

                   “Faculty Exhibition 2002,” DePaul University, Chicago, IL. (catalog)

2001            “Chrome Yellow,” Joymore Gallery, Chicago, IL.

                   “Earthworks,”The Chicago Athenaeum, Schaumburg, Illinois.

                   “NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition,” NIU-Rockford. Rockford, IL.

                     “Artists/Alumni: Masters of FineArts from Northwestern’s Department of                        Art Theory and Practice1985-2000,” Mary and Leigh Block Museum,                                      Evanston,  IL. (catalog)

2000       “Bliss,”InsideArt, Chicago, IL. (catalog)

1998        “Group Show,” Contemporary ArtWorkshop, Chicago, IL

                  “Five Artists from Chicago,” Talleria Espacio Cultural, Mexico City, Mexico

                   “Fixing the Metaphor,” Prospectus Gallery, Chicago, IL.

1997         “Summer SIX Art Faculty Exhibition,” Schick Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY.

                “1997 National Competition,” juried by Eric Brown, First Street Gallery, NYC

                  “Personal Visions V,” juried by Gladys Nilsson, An Art Place Gallery,                                 Chicago.

                        “Neolandscape,” Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL.

                        “Rainforest Benefit Exhibition,” John McEnroe Gallery, NY, NY.

                        “Earth,Air, Fire and Water,” Ward-Nasse Gallery, NY, NY.

1996                 "Art in your Home,"InsideArt, Chicago, IL.

                        "Mediating Spaces," Dittmar Gallery, Evanston, IL.

                        "Art in the Woods '96," juried by William T. Wiley, Overland Park, KS.

1992                 "5 Ways,” Prospectus Gallery, Chicago, IL.

1989                 "New Talent I," Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL.

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