Contemporary Arts Center
Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center
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Artist Details


Painter Mary Heilmann was born in 1940 in San Francisco, CA. She received a BA in Literature in 1962 and an MFA in 1968, both from University of California. She has been the subject of several solo exhibitions, including at the Whitney Museum Art Resource Center, New York, NY (1970); San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (1994); Camden Arts Centre, London, UK (2001); Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (2010); and Dia Beacon, Beacon, NY (2023). She has also participated in numerous group exhibitions, including Options 73/70: Recent Works of Art, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH (1973); Clay Revisions: Plate, Cup and Vase, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA (1987); Infinite Painting. Contemporary Painting and Global Realism, Villa Main Centre for Contemporary Art, Udine, Italy (2006); The More things Change, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (2010); and 50 Paintings, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI (2023). Heilmann currently live and works in New York, NY.

Bio updated as of 2024.

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