MARY PINTO

Born in Philadelphia, PA
Lives and works in Long Island City, NY

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Co-op II, Jamaica, NY
Rhizome Gallery, But Justice Is Just This, Las Vegas, NV
Art House Productions, After Image, Jersey City, NJ
Smack Mellon, RESPOND, Brooklyn, NY
Langston Hughes Cultural Center, I Catch the Pattern, Queens, NY
In a Sheltering Place, Markus Gardens/Art Connects NY, Jamaica, NY
2014
Trestle Gallery, Salonukah, Brooklyn, NY
StarHouse Gallery, Witness, Kingston, NY
Westbeth Gallery, The Cedar Tavern Phone Booth Show, NY, NY
2013
Recession Art, Fluctuations:Print Portfolio, Brooklyn, NY
LaGuardia Community College, Bridging the Gap, LIC, NY
2011
Art Jail, Painting with Pictures II, New York, NY
Maloney Art Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Visual Phrasing, Morristown, NJ
2009
Hofstra University Museum, Ancient Echoes in Contemporary Printmaking, Hempstead, NY (catalog)
2008
Safe-T Gallery, Brooklyn Au Natural, Brooklyn, NY
2007
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Jamaica Flux 2007, Queens, NY
Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, Microspace, New York, NY, 2007
2006
Flushing Town Hall, Sheer Beauty, Queens, NY
Nelson Hancock Gallery, Design in Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
2005
D.U.M.B.O. Art Festival, Rider Project: For Given: Mobility+Chance, Brooklyn
Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art, Project Diversity: Brooklyn in the Abstract
*Azarian-McCullough Gallery, Flowers and Things, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY (solo)
2004
Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Multiple Strategies, Cincinnati , OH
2003
Sylvia Heisel, The Feminine Touch, NY, NY
Rider Gallery, Ch-ch-changes: art in a moving truck, New York, NY
Sumei Multidisciplinary Arts Center, Food for Thought, Newark, NJ
2002
Art Upstairs/Glen Horowitz Bookseller, Revealing Nature, East Hampton, NY
Exit Art, Reactions, New York, NY
Art Center College of Design, Reactions, Pasadena, CA
2001
Artists’ Space, Minute: miniature multiples by emerging artists, New York, NY
2000
E-3 Gallery, Six Photographers, New York, NY
Artemisia Gallery, Tracking: In Search of Objects, Chicago (catalog)
1998
Bard College, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Red Hook, NY
1997
Canal de Isabel II, The Family Album: When the Gaze Caresses, Madrid, Spain, (catalog)
*Alcobendas Cultural Center, Fabric: A Family Album, Madrid, Spain (solo)
1996
L'Angelot Association of Contemporary Culture, Identity: From Real to Virtual, Barcelona
1996
*Spectrum Gallery, Fabric: A Family Album, Zaragoza, Spain (solo)


AWARDS

Residency Fellowship, Artists’ Enclave at I-Park, 2006
Residency Fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, 2003, 2004, 2005
Merit Fellowship, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts, Bard College,
1996, 1997, 1998

EDUCATION

Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts/Bard College, Annandale, NY, M.F.A., 1999
Círculo de Bellas Artes, Contemporary Art Workshops, Madrid, Spain, 1993-95
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, attended 1990-92
University of Delaware, Newark, DE, B.A. in Spanish, 1983

PRESENTATIONS, TEACHING AND CURATING
Art Connects New York – Curator 
Hofstra University Museum – Artist Talk
Nurture Art Education Outreach - Teaching Artist
International Center of Photography School – Guest Instructor
St. Thomas Aquinas College – Artist Talk
Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art – Artist Talk

COLLECTIONS

Joan Flasch Collection at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago 
Library of Congress 
Cuenca International Museum of Electrography (M.I.D.E.), Spain
Private Collections
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