Department of Art Alumni
Marilyn Murray Lindner MFA '02
Marilyn Murray Lindner is originally from New York and lived in the Charleston area of South Carolina for two years. She is one of the first graduates of the MFA program in painting. She has a BS in education from D'Youville College in Buffalo, New York and a B.F.A. from Syracuse University.
Marilyn was a co-coordinator for exhibitions at for the Society for New Music in Cazenovia in New York, and an awards judge for the Fine Arts Society of the Southern Tier in Binghampton, New York. She studied under artist Hugh O'Donnell and has won numerous art awards nationally and locally. This Spring Marilyn received her third grant to Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VT.
She also works on her photography and was invited to show her work in the Society for New Music Art Exhibit in Cazenovia, NY during the summer 2001. She was awarded the "Edwin Austin Abbey Scholarship" for mural painting for the 2002 summer workshop. Eleven artists were chosen from throughout the USA by the National Academy of Design in New York City for advanced studies in mural art for one month. Richard Haas, an illusionistic, architectural artist who has murals placed on facades in Asia, Europe and America, conducted the workshop.
Marilyn received an award for the category of MIXED MEDIA and the winning work will be featured in the book, "THE BEST OF NORTH CAROLINA ARTISTS AND ARTISANS". The book can be purchased thru Barnes and Noble and at amazon.com.
1998 - Cultural Resources Council "Juried Open" (Showcase #24), Syracuse, NY
1997 - Broadway's Fulton Street Gallery "Regional Juried Arts Competition", Troy, NY
1997 - Rome Art And Community Center's Fine Arts Exhibition, Rome, NY Honorable Mention
1998 - "Sixteen Twenty", Second Floor Gallery, Rochester, NY
1997 - "Artists From Delavan Center", Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, NY
1996 - "Counterpoint", Society for New Music, Linklaen House, Cazenovia, NY
1995 - CNY Art Open, Syracuse, NY
1994 - "From the Mississippi Delta", Syracuse Stage, Invitational Exhibit
1992 - Casa De La Cultura, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Clinton House Gallery, Ithaca, NY
1992 - "Mexico Antiguo y Sus Imagenes Nuevas" Delgacion Del Instituto Quintanarroense De La Cultura, Cozumel, Mexico
1991 - Taste of the Arts Gallery, Plymouth Church, Syracuse, NY
1991 - "Mexico 11: Its Magic and Mystery", Sheraton Hotel, Cancun Mexico
1991 - "Manifectacion Viva y Repentina", Ayuntamiento "Benito Juarez", Cancun Mexico
1991 - "Exposicion de Artes Plasticas", Plaza Las Glorias (with Miguel Angel Gonzales), Cancun Mexico