1993 Master of Fine Arts, University of Georgia; Athens, Georgia
1988 Bachelor of Science, Illinois State University; Normal, Illinois
SOLO & TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2019 Solo Exhibition, Her Presence, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2014 W Hotel, Atlanta, GA
2013 Solo Exhibition, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
2011 Solo Exhibition, Rabbits and Wolves, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
2008 Solo Exhibition, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
2006 Solo Exhibition, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
2005 Solo Exhibition, Hodges Taylor Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina
2004 Solo Exhibition, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta Georgia
2002 Solo Exhibition, Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Atlanta, Georgia
2002 Two person Show, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2001 New Work, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta Georgia
2001 Two Person Show, Wyndy Morehead, New Orleans, Louisiana
1999 New Work, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1999 Two Person Show, Bank of America Plaza, Atlanta, Georgia
1998 New Work, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1997 New Work, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1996 Solo Exhibition, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1995 Two Person Show, Dorothy McRae Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1995 ‘Animals of Time Memory and Place,’ Macon Museum of Arts & Sciences, Macon, Georgia
1994 Two Person Show, Dorothy McRae Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1993 Solo Exhibition, Dorothy McRae Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
1993 ‘Sixth Sense,’ Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Georgia
1993 M.F.A. Exhibition, Visual Arts Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
2018 Endangered, Dade Heritage Trust, Miami, Florida
2018 Tick Tock, Time in Contemporary Art, Lehman College Gallery, Bronx NY
2018 Animalia, Blue Spiral Gallery, Asheville, North Carolina
2017 Endangered, Dade Heritage Trust, Miami, Florida
2017 Unloaded, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta Georgia
2017 Homage, Vendue, Charleston SC
2016 Endangered, Dade Heritage Trust, Miami, Florida
2016 NCECA Exhibit, Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City MO
2016 Lions Tigers and Bears, Vendue, Charleston, SC
2015 Nature, Atlanta Hartsfield Airport, Terminal T, Atlanta, Georgia
2015 Ceramix, Atlanta Hartsfield Airport, Terminal E, Atlanta Georgia
2105 Fluent, Vendue, Charleston, SC
2014 I See a Pattern, Vendue, Charleston, SC
2014 Mans Best Friend, Warm Springs Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2013 Here Now, Vendue, Charleston SC
2010 Materials Unexpected, Artspace, Tryon, NC
2010 Professori di Cortona Exhibition, Chastain Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia
2009 SOFA, NY, Leslie Ferrin Gallery
2008 Animal Imagery, Blue Spiral Gallery, Asheville, North Carolina
2008 "This Just In", Marcia Wood Gallery, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2007 Pulse Miami, Marcia Wood Gallery, Miami, FL
2007 FLOW Miami Art Fair, with Marcia Wood Gallery, Miami, FL
2006 FLOW Miami Art Fair, with Marcia Wood Gallery, Miami, FL
2006 ART212, Marcia Wood Gallery, New York, NY
2005 Pulse Miami, Marcia Wood Gallery, Miami Florida
2005 AAF Contemporary Art Fair, Marcia Wood Gallery, New York, NY
2005 Art Chicago, Marcia Wood Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2005 Mans Best Friend, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2004 AAF Contemporary Art Fair, Marcia Wood Gallery, New York, NY
2004 Dog Days Show, Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Washington DC
2003 Tickled Pink, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta Georgia
2003 Clay, Museum of Contemporary Art, Atlanta Georgia
2003 7 Artists, Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens Georgia
2002 20th Century Expressions from the Kamm Collection, Napa, California, and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama
2001 ‘Southern Narratives,’ Invitational, Spirit Square, Charlotte, North Carolina
2001 ‘Birds Beasts and Little Fishes,’ Invitational, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM
2001 ‘Black and White,’ Invitational, Blue Spiral, Asheville, North Carolina
2000 Three Person Show, Invitational, OCAF, Watkinsville, Georgia
2000 ‘Fins, Feathers and Fur’ Invitational, Swan Coach House, Atlanta, Georgia
1998 ‘Red Clay Survey,’ Juried, Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, Alabama
1998 ‘Anderson Ranch Artists’ Invitational, Evelyn Siegal Gallery, Ft Worth, TX
1998 ‘Southworks,’ Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, Georgia
1998 Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, Georgia
1998 Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, Georgia
1997 ‘Figurative Ceramics,’ Invitational, Asheville Museum of Art, Asheville, NC
1997 ‘Four Atlanta Artists,’ Invitational, Marguerite Oestriecher Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
1997 ‘Common Borders’ Invitational, Clemson University, Clemson, SC
1997 ‘Tea Pot Show’ Invitational, Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1997 ‘Cross Currents,’ Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Ocean Springs, MS
1997 ‘Materials Hard and Soft’ Juried Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, Texas
1997 ‘The Dog in American Craft’ Juried, Museum of the Dog, St. Louis, MO
1996 ‘Dog Show’ Invitational, Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, California
1996 ‘Spotlight '96’ Juried, Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation, Louisville, KY
1996 ‘LaGrange National Biennial XIX’ Juried, LaGrange College, LaGrange, Georgia
1996 23rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Lyndon House Art Center, Athens, Georgia
1996 ‘Five Ring Circus’ Invitational, Madison Morgan Art Center, Madison, GA
1995 ‘Southeastern Fine Crafts Biennial’ Invitational, Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Belleair, Florida, and DeLand Museum of Art, DeLand, Florida
1994 ‘Sculpture South '94’ Invitational, South Carolina State Museum, SC
1994 ‘Visiting Faculty Show’ Invitational, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Colorado
1994 Sculpture in Public Places Invitational, Wachovia Plaza, Greenville, SC
1994 Three Person Show, Invitational, Loyola University, Loyola, Louisiana
1994 ‘A Humanist’s View of the Figure’ Invitational, Clark Hall Gallery, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA
1993 ‘Ceramics from the Permanent Collection,’ Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, Georgia
1993 Southeastern Juried Exhibition, Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile, AL
1993 New Generations’ Juried, Habitat Shaw Gallery, Farmington Hills, Michigan
1992 Pewabic Christmas Exhibition, Invitational, Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI
1991 ‘Ceramics Southeast’ Visual Arts Gallery, University of GA, Athens, GA
1990 ‘Summer Assistants Show,’ Invitational, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, Colorado
1990 ‘Artist-in-Residence Exhibition,’ Invitational, Appalachian Center for Crafts, Smithville, Tennessee
1990 ‘Emerging Artists From ACC,’ Invitational, Rose Center, Morristown, TN
1989 ‘Anagama 8 Exhibition,’ Invitational, Art Market, Knoxville, Tennessee
1988 ‘Fall Invitational '88,’ Norris Cultural Arts Center, St. Charles, Illinois
1998 ‘The Great Lakes Show,’ Juried, Lill Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
1986 ‘Chicago and Vicinity Clay V,’ Juried, Lill Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
United States Embassy, Rome, Italy
Children’s Healthcare of Scottish Rite, Atlanta, Georgia
Disney ESPN, Atlanta, Georgia
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia
Arthur Blank Foundation, Atlanta, GA
Presidents Collection - UGA, Athens, Georgia
Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, Georgia
Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Belleair, Florida
Detroit Zoo, Detroit, MI
Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, Michigan
ArtInfo.com. Robert Ayers. “Art Basel Miami: The New Fairs, Part 2: Flow.” December 8, 2006.
Artnet Magazine. Walter Robinson. “Maximum Miami.” December 12, 2005.
BARK. Berkeley, California. Cameron Woo. “Two artists recycle everyday objects into Sculpture.” Fall 2005.
Southern Living. Carolanne Griffith Roberts. “Doggone Art.” October 2005.
Access Atlanta. Catherine Fox. “Animal behavior unleashed.” January 2005.
Georgia Magazine. Allyson Mann. “Dog’s Are This Artist’s Best Friend.” Dec 2004.
The Oconnee Enterprise. “Mary Engel visiting OCES with her pets.” March 2003.Q
Mountain Life. North Carolina. Janet Kendall Jones. “Inspiration, Passion, and Nature in Clay.” May/June 2003.
Pasatiempo. Santa Fe, New Mexico. Craig Smith. “Engel and Nasisse: Two takes on clay.” March 2002.
THE Magazine. Santa Fe, New Mexico. Laura Addison. “Critical Reflections.” May 2002.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Jerry Cullum. “Canine companions in the garden.” Sept 2002.
Athens Magazine. Melissa Link. “Mary Engel’s creative canines.” October 2002.
Flagpole Magazine. Athens, Georgia. Jennifer Schultz. “Working Like a Dog.” Jan 2001.
Lagniappe. New Orleans, Louisiana. Doug McCash. “Special Touches.” Dec 2001.
Athens Banner-Herald Daily News. Mary Jessica Hammes. “Earth Transformed.” May 2000.
Ceramics Monthly. Marion, Ohio. “Upfront: Mary Engel and Andy Nasisse.” March 2000.
Athens Daily News. Tracie Newton. “Juried exhibit featuring varied talent.” April 1998.
Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles. Anna Brutzman. “Memory in Clay.” January 1997.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Pamela Blume Leonard. “Skin Deep: Artist seeks meaning in junk-covered creations.” December 1996.
The Museum of Arts and Sciences. Suzsanne Harper. “Mary Engel: Animals of Time, Memory, and Place. January/March 1995.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Pamela Blume Leonard. December 1995.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Jerry Cullum. “Sketchbook.” December 1994
INCLUSIONS IN OTHER CATALOGS AND BOOKS
The Contemporary Art of Nature, Mamals. Schiffer Publishing LTD. Ashley Rooney.2014
Prints on Clay. Lark Crafts. Paul Andrew Wandless. 2013
The Best of 500 Ceramics. Lark Crafts. Linda Kopp. 2012
100 Southern Artists. Schiffer Publishing LTD. Ashley Rooney. 2012
Southern Distinction. Kelly Acosta. “Urban Renewal.” October 2005.
Art Papers. Atlanta, Georgia. Debbie Michaud. “Tickled Pink.” Nov/Dec 2003.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Julie Phillips Jordan. “How now, painted cow?” June 2003.
The Artful Teapot. Watson-Guptill Publications, New York. Garth Clark. May 2002.
ArtNews. Atlanta, Georgia. Jerry Cullum. “An Invigorating Scene.” December 2002.
Citizen-Times. Asheville, North Carolina. David Hopes. “Signs of grief: Works of Daniel Nevins featured with ‘Loss (Love’s Old Sweet Song)’ plus exhibits of other artists.” November 2001.
WHERE/Atlanta. Samantha Slaven. “Made In Atlanta: Atlanta-based designers and
artists are making news all over the country.” July 1995.
Avenues. Athens, Georgia. Wendy Higbee. “Moving beyond pink flamingos.” Jun 1995.
Art Papers. Atlanta, Georgia. Carol LaFayette. “Reviews: Mary Engel.” May 1994.