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ONE PERSON EXHIBITS

Rajhabat Institute Ramaibarni, Thailand Book Arts 2004
Jadite Gallery, NY City Mixed Media constructions, paintings 2003
New Jersey City University Interactive Paintings and Mixed Media Constructions 2003
Rajhabat Institute Ramaibarni, Thailand Paintings and Mixed Media Constructions 2002
The Artery, Milford, PA(2 person) Paintings and Mixed Media Constructions 2002
Instituto de Historia, Managua, Nicaragua Paintings and Mixed Media Constructions 2001
Watchung Arts Center, NJ (2 person) Paintings and Mixed Media Constructions 1998
Courtney Gallery, Jersey City State College Paintings and Mixed Media Constructions 1997
William's Center for the Arts, Rutherford, NJ Painted Constructions, Watercolors 1992
Edward Williams Gallery, Fairleigh Dickinson U, NJ Painted Constructions 1992
Interlude Gallery, Rhinebeck, NY Painted Constructions, Watercolors 1991
Pike Street Arts Center, Port Jervis, NY Painted Constructions, Watercolors 1991
Viridian Gallery, 57th St., NY Painted Constructions, Watercolors 1991
Jersey City State College, NJ Painted Constructions, Watercolors 1991
Jersey City State College, NJ Photography 1986
Visual Arts Gallery, Jersey City , NJ Painting, Prints 1984
Jersey City State College, NJ Painting, Prints 1982
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Painting, Prints 1982

JURIED & INVITATIONAL GROUP SHOWS (selected list)

McMaster Gallery, “Intimate Curiosities: SABA” Columbia, SC 2009
Foundry Art Centre, “Of the Earth” St. Charles, MO 2009
Williams Center for the Arts, “The Beat Goes On” Easton, PA 2009
Lux Gallery, “Natural vs Synthetic” Lincoln, NB 2008
1978 Gallery, “Home” Maplewood, NJ 2008
Readers 8, Susan Hensel Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 2008
Booked 4, 5, 6 Pierro Gallery, S. Orange, NJ 2007, 08, 09
Gallery Oms, Fort Lee, NJ “The Open Book” 2007
Visual Arts Gallery, New Jersey City U, “The Open Book” 2006
Book Arts Showcase, NY Public Library, Staten Island 2006
Visual Arts Gallery, New Jersey City U, Faculty Show 2005
AIR Gallery , NY City 2004
Lemmerman Gallery, New Jersey City U 2004
Pen & Brush Club, NY City-4 shows 2002-03
The Artery, Milford, PA 2001, 02
ity Without Walls, Newark, NJ "Traps 1999
St. John's Gallery, Newark; Ananda Ashram, Monroe, NY 1997, 98
Artspace, Jersey City State college 1995,97,99,01
The New Jersey Project: Invitational, Robeson Center Gallery, Rutgers U. , Newark, NJ 1992
Viridian Gallery, 57th St. NYC - 6 group exhibits 1989-99
Wall Gallery, 59th St. NYC- 3 annual exhibits 1989-91
"Illusions 1990
International Miniature Art Competition, Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Canada 1990
New Mexico Art League NationalSmall Painting Exhibition 1990
NJ State College Governing Boards, Invitational, Trenton, NJ 1989
an Francisco Women Artists Gallery, National Juried Photography Show, "Bridging the Gap 1989
abbet Gallery, New Brunswick, NJ, "Women of the Garden State 1989
erry Art Gallery, Centenary College, Hackettstown, NJ "Women's Art Exhibit 1989
4th International Miniature Art Competition, Toronto, Can. sponsored by Del Bello Gallery 1989
AT&T Headquarters, Short Hills, NJ 2 invitational shows 1988,89
Gallery Sixty-Eight, Belfast, Maine 1987
The Open Space Gallery, NYC "The Artist & the Spiritual Quest 1986
NJ Society of Architects Gallery, Woodbridge, NJ 1986
Squibb, Inc., NJ 1986
Chubb Insurance Co., Warren, NJ:"Continuum, Repetition or Sequential Imagery 1986
Montclair State College, "Six by Six Artists from the Printmaking Council NJ 1986
Three Rivers Art Festival, Pittsburgh, PA 1986
Traveling Painting Show, National Association of Women Artists to Lighthouse Gallery, Adelphi U., NY; 1985-87
Tequesta, FLA; Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxeville, NY;Art Center, Spartanburg, S. Carolina 1985
amapo State College, NJ "Beyond Tradition 1985
94th, 95th, 96th National Association of Women Artists Annuals, Federal Plaza, NY 1983, 84, 85
NAWA* National Traveling Print Show to Newark Public Library, Greenville Museum of Art, N. Carolina;
Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC; Cayuga Museum, Auburn, NY 1984-86
Schering Plough Corp., Madison, NJ "Printmaking / NJ: Directions 1984
ever House, NYC, with National Association of Women Artists "Overview '84 1984
2nd, 3rd, & 4th Annual National Print Shows, Printmaking Council NJ 1983-85
48th & 49th Annuals, Cooperstown, NY 1983,84
City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ, Metro Show; Members Show; "Innovations-10 Approaches,  
Selections from the Printmaking Council's National Exhibition 1982-84
Included in the permanent collections of the Cranbrook Art Academy, PSE&G, Pittsburgh Public Television, CSR Group, several major corporations and individuals major corporations and individuals.

AWARDS & ARTICLES

Artist-in-Residence Julia and David White Colony, Costa Rica 2007
Artist-in-Residence: Colorado Art Ranch, Salida Colorado 2007
Artist-in-Residence: Wildacres Retreat, NC 2007
Artist-in-Residence: Stonehouse Residency, CA 2007
Artist-in-Residence: Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, MN 2007
Fulbright Scholar Lecturer Grant to Thailand-2004
Winner of Separately Budgeted Research Grants from New Jersey City University in 1989, 1993, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2006
Winner of College Development Fund Grants in 1996, 1997, 1998
Winner of World Languages and Cultures Grant in 2000
Fulbright Committee approval for Teaching Grant to Nicaragua-2000
Subject of 30 minute Knightvision Cable TV program on my Artwork-1991
Orange County Art Federation Juried Exhibit- Special Award In Painting
4th Annual National Print Show-Printmaking Council of NJ for Photography
’85 Members’ Show- Printmaking Council of NJ for Photography
National Association of Women Artists 96th Annual- for Painting
Metro Show- City Without Walls, Newark, NJ- Print Purchase
National Association of Women Artists 94th Annual- for Printmaking
6th Orange Cty. Art Assoc. Photography Annual- 2nd Prize
7th Orange Cty. Art Assoc. Photography Annual- Honorable Mention
Roslyn Outdoor Art Show- 2nd Prize for Sculpture
Shows have been reviewed in The Star Ledger, The Jersey Journal, LI Press, The Gold Coast, Tri-States Gazette,
Jersey City Reporter, The Bergen Record, The Middletown Record, La Prensa, Managua, Nicaragua.
NJCU Academic Forum-article & work reproduced-1997, 1998
Catalog: Picture/Image/Word-Work reproduced-1998
Women on Campus- articles & work reproduced- 1996, 1997, 1998, 2005; Art Director 2005-06

VIDEO PRODUCTION

The Work of Mary-Ellen Campbell 10 minute self- promotion 1991
Made by Hand Part 1-on the Traditional Arts of India, Thailand, Nepal 28 minutes- shown on NY & NJ cable TV 1994-95
Made by Hand Part 2-on the Traditional Arts of Indonesia, Chinese Asia & the South Pacific-22 minutes 1995-96

EDUCATION

Pratt Institute MFA Printmaking
Michigan State University MA  Art Practice
St. John’s University BS Art Education
Additional studies at Adelphi U.; Parson’s / The New School; Art Students League; Clemson. U.; Rochester Institute of
Technology; Pratt Manhattan; Graphic Arts Technical Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA; Center for Book Arts, NY, The New School, NY, Arrowmont, TN, Penland, NC, Women’s Studio Workshop, NY
Sabbatical year painting and studying art in Italy- ’86-87.
Sabbatical year traveling throughout Asia and Pacific for Traditional Arts research and video production 1993-94.

OTHER ART EXPERIENCE

Prof. of Art - New Jersey City University (currently Coordinator of Graduate Art Program) 1978 to date
Outside Expert for Department Review Morris County Community College 2006
Visiting Lecturer BanSomDejChaoPraya U, King Mongut Institute, Burapha U, Bangkok, Thailand 2004
Visiting Professor of Art, Rajabhat Institute Rambaibarni, Thailand 2002,2004
Visiting Professor of Art, Rajabhat University, Udon Thani Thailand 2004
Visiting Professor of Art, Universidad Centroamericana, Managua, Nicaragua; Udon Thani, Thailand 2001
Writer, Filmmaker, Director & Producer of 2 videos on Traditional Asian/Pacific Arts 1993-96
Volunteer in textile restoration at the National Museum in Ica, Peru 1999
Video Research Assistant U of CA Traditional Arts of Thailand Expedition 1997
Foreign Teacher Exchange- Huazhong University, Wuhan, China Summer 1992
Art Director- Neaville Marketing Services, NJ 1985-86
Designer- Barron’s Educational Publishers, NY 1978-81
Art Director- Doubleday & Co., NY 1972-78
Numerous freelance design assignments.
Curated “The Open Book” exhibit, Visual Arts Gallery, New Jersey City U 2006
Coordinated Illustrators 2000 at New Jersey City University 2000
Coordinated 3rd Annual National Print Show for Printmaking Council of NJ & Jersey City State College 1985
Coordinated “Large Works Show” for Women’s Caucus for Art / NJ at Jersey City State College 1985