Marianne Dages
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2018  Into the Valley , Napoleon Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2017  Objects of Unknown Use, String Room Gallery, Wells College, Aurora, New York

2016  Wind Challenge Exhibition, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA

Marianne Dages. Works. Mainly printed., print gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Distant Operator, Napoleon Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2007 Nature’s Alphabet, Pierre S. du Pont Arts Center, Wilmington, DE


2014 Emily Cucalon & Marianne Dages, Free Library of Philadelphia, PA
2008 Sentimental Animals: Marianne Dages and Henry Long, Paper Kite Gallery, Edwardsville, PA


Nightwalks, George T. Dennis Visual & Performing Arts Center, Southeastern Illinois College,  Harrisburg, IL, curated by Emily  Elliot
New Prints 2018/Winter, International Print Center New York,  New York, NY
Fertile Ground: Artists Respond to a Collective Geography, Rosenwald -Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Graphic Mimicry,  Stella Elkins Gallery, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
The One You Know, NoBa Art Space, Bala Cynwyd, PA
All That Remains Is Nowhere: A Sampling of 21st Century Book Arts, Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens, GA
Implement, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY (w/ILSSA)
Costumes, Reverence, and Forms, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA & Center for Contemporary Art & Culture Portland, Portland, OR  
Polaris: Northern Explorations in Contemporary Art, Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA  
The Systems We Have Loved, Recitation Hall Gallery, University of Delaware, Newark, DE  
The Fantastic Four: A Compendium of Fine Art Prints and Printmaking Techniques, Bell Library, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX

Celestial/Terrestrial, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Glyphs, CR Ettinger Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Lost in Transit, SOIL Gallery, Seattle WA
Destination(s) without Location(s), Penn State Abington Art Gallery, Abington, PA
Far More Real, COOP Gallery, Nashville, TN
Common Press at 10: Printing, Writing, Teaching, and Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Kislak Center for Special Collections, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

The Reading Room, Fugitive Arts at Eastworks, Easthampton, MA
Press Play, Pagus Gallery, Norristown, PA
Other Selections, The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA
50/50: New Prints Winter 2015, International Print Center New York, New York, NY
Due North/Snow, C.R. Ettinger Studio, Philadelphia, PA
Redux: Selected Featured Artist's Projects Renewed, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Traction Company, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia, PA (w/Napoleon Gallery) 
The Woodmere Annual: 74th Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Ink & Print, Tyler Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA

New Prints Summer 2014, International Print Center New York, New York, NY
Picture Books, Power Plant Gallery, Duke University, Durham, NC
Light of the Moon, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
It’s About Time, Coburn Gallery at Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO (w/ILSSA)
The Printed Page, Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, CO
Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair, The Geffen Contemporary At MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
R/W: Reading and Writing Visual Experience, Hicks Art Center Gallery, Newtown, PA
Featured Artist Project: SP Weather Portfolios, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Due North, Icebox Project Space, Philadelphia, PA

Making IT, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
918 Show, Samford University, Birmingham, AL
Facts and Fictions, Recession Art, New York, NC
Homegrown Alphabets, BookWorks, Asheville, NC
Neighbors, Project Space, Wilmington, DE
Chymia, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
CODEX International Book Fair, Richmond, CA

Something to Say, St. Bride Foundation, London, United Kingdom
Handmade Books, Artifact Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2011 PPAC Book Fair, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

2010 An Album of Observation: America in 2009, Rebus Works, Raleigh, NC

Core Show, Penland Gallery, Penland, NC
Bridges, Em Space Book Arts Center, Portland, OR

Here and Now, Copy Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Close to Home>10, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2004 Tomorrow’s Printmakers, The Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, PA


2008-2010 Core Fellowship Program, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2000-2004 BFA in Photography, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA


Instructor, Experimental Editions, Spring Concentration, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
Artist's Lecture, Philadelphia Art Book Fair 2018, Philadelphia, PA

2017  Chance Operation and Zine Making Workshop, Scholar In Residence, Wells College, Aurora, NY

Text as Image, Type as Thought, Two Week Workshop, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
Visiting Artist, Penn State Abington, Abington, PA

2014-2016 Adjunct Professor of 2D Design, Foundations Program, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2014-2015 Instructor, Pre College Program, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2014 Visiting Artist Educator, Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Silver Springs, MD

2011- 2013 Letterpress Studio Technician and Instructor, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Visiting Artist Educator, Westtown Friends, West Chester, PA
Guest Speaker, University of The Arts MFA Book Arts Program, Philadelphia, PA

2012 Workshop Instructor, CraftLAB, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA


2018 Membership Award and Purchase Prize for Objects of Unknown Use in Fertile Ground: Artists Respond to a Collective Geography, Rosenwald -Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2017 Scholar in Residence, Wells Book Arts Center and String Room Gallery, Wells College, NY

2016 Beisinghoff Printmaking Residency, Women's Studio Workshop,  Rhoden, Germany

Core Retreat Residency, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
Paper Book Intensive Fellowship, Oxbow School of Art and Artists’ Residency

2013 Herhúsið Residency, Siglufjörður, Iceland

2007 Individual Artist Opportunity Grant, Delaware Division of the Arts


The Artist's Book as Third Mind, The Journal of Artist's Books, JAB43, Spring 2018,
Essay by Marianne Dages, originally presented at the 2018 College Book Art Association Conference

2015 - 2017, Editor for the Napoleon Gallery Essay Series

2017 Reflect/Collect: An essay on the one's we know (w/Napoleon Gallery)

Three Poems, Bowietry, The Found Poetry Review, Spring
On Language and Scale, an essay for the exhibition catalog of Sarah Hulsey's Iterations, Walter Feldman Gallery, Boston, Ma

2015 Marianne Dages: The Form Review, The St. Claire, w/ Daniel Oliva


In/Conversation: On-Language Series, Interview with H. R. Buechler of Oxblood Press
Perceived Value Podcast w/ Sarah Rachel Brown

Art and Books abound at Philly-based fair, Star News, Logan Krum
First Thursday Picks April 2017, Portland Art, Jeff Jahn
Five Philadelphia Art Book Fair Recommendations, Billy Penn, Cassie Owens
‘Costumes, reverence and forms’: And the greatest of these is reverence, Oregon Artswatch, Laurel Reed Pavic

Alumni Spotlight Interview, Kathryn Scudier, Women's Studio Workshop website

Patterns of Interference, Susan Tallman, Art in Print Volume 5 Number 2, Chicago, IL
Marianne Dages Explores Myth, Translation in Distant Operator at Napoleon Gallery, Geist Magazine, Evan Paul Laudenslager
Indirect Translation : An Essay on New Work by Marianne Dages by Sarah Hulsey
Ladies of Letterpress Kseniya Thomas and Jessica C. White, Ivy Press
This New Book Raises the Question: Can Letterpress Transcend the Twee? AIGA Eye on Design Blog . Ellen Himelfarb

A Studio Preview with Marianne Dages, Paperclips215, Aimee Gilmore
Philagrafika Projects Due North Exhibition, Geekadelphia

<100, Art in Print Volume 3 Number 4, Chicago, IL
Remote, Invisible City,Magazine, Australia, 
Studio Visit: Marianne Dages, Printeresting
Chymia, Duncan Robinson, FPO: For Print Only, Under Consideration

2011 Featured Artist Interview, Trachodon, Volume 3, John Carr Walker and Katey Schultz


The Poetry Collection at the University at Buffalo , Buffalo, NY
Temple University Library, Special Collections, Philadelphia, PA
University of the Arts, Book Arts Collection, Philadelphia, PA
The Waskomium,  Barre, VT
Alfred R. Goldstein Library, Ringling College of Art + Design, Sarasota, FL
Haas Arts Special Collections, Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, SAIC, Chicago, IL
Free Library of Philadelphia, Print and Picture Collection, Philadelphia, PA
St. Bride Foundation, London, United Kingdom
MOMA Library Artist’s Book Collection, New York, NY
University of Pennsylvania Artists' Book Collection, Philadelphia, PA
Samford University, Birmingham AL
Baylor Book Arts Collection, Baylor University, Waco, TX
W. Van Alan Clark, Jr. Library at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA