Mary Snowden

Artist: Mary Snowden Title: "Corner View" Measures: 28" x 19" (71.12cm x 48.26cm) Created: 1982 Medium: Watercolor/Paper Signed and dated in pencil l/r "'82". Farhat Art Museum Collection

Artist: Mary Snowden
Title: “Corner View”
Measures: 28″ x 19″
(71.12cm x 48.26cm)
Created: 1982
Medium: Watercolor/Paper
Signed and dated in pencil l/r “’82”.
Farhat Art Museum Collection

 

Mary Snowden was born in Pennsylvania, received her BA Degree in Art History from Brown University and her MA in Painting from UC Berkeley. She is currently Professor Emeritus at CCA and living in New England.

Snowden has taught at CCA for over 40 years. She has shown extensively both locally and nationally. In 1974 she was the first woman to win the SECA Award from the San Francisco Museum. She is in numerous collections including the Oakland Museum, the Nevada Museum of Art, and MONCA { Museum of Northern California Art}, and publications, including “Epicenter: San Francisco Bay Area Art Now” published in 2002.

Snowden had a retrospective at Shasta College in Northern California in 2010 and a one person show at the Braunstein-Quay Gallery in 2011. Recently she was included in the show Small Paintings at the Lora Schlesinger Gallery in Santa Monica, CA, March, 2012 and the show Animalia at the Gail Severn Gallery in Ketchum, Idaho, October 2012. At present she is included in the show Artful Animals at the Palace of the
Legion of Honor in San Francisco.
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