About Mary Ellen Bartley

2014
Mary Ellen Bartley, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY (solo)
Mary Ellen Bartley, Paperbacks, Yancey Richardson Gallery, NY (solo)
The Thing Itself, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
Book Ends, Cara Barer and Mary Ellen Bartley, Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA
White Columns Benefit Exhibition 2014, New York, NY
How One Thing Leads to Another, Critical Mass 2013, curated by Jessica Johnston, Corden Potts Gallery, San Francisco,CA, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas.
The Armory Show 2014, Pier 94, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, NY

2013
Paris Photo 2013, Yancey Richardson Gallery, Paris, France
Gallery Artists: Aycock, Antonakos, Bartley, Heatley, Nivola, Ross, The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY
The Optical, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland , OR, curator: Allan Chasanoff
Blue Books, photographs by Mary Ellen Bartley, Graficas Gallery, Nantucket, MA (solo)
A Whiter Shade of Pale, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY
Geografica, Fototropia Gallery, Guatemala City, Guatemala
Color and Light, Critical Mass 2012, Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL, curator: W. M. Hunt
New Work, The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY
Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition 2013, Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX juror: Sarah Kennel
Spaces,The International Photography Awards + MOPLA, The Loft at Liz’s, Los Angeles, CA
Beautiful My Desire, Wallspace Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA curator: Anne Jastrab

2012
Mary Ellen Bartley, Photographs, The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY (solo)
Mary Ellen Bartley, Standing Open, Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, NY (solo)
Out of Print, Bakersfield Art Museum, Bakersfield, CA
Anthology, Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach. FL
Equivalents, Photo Center NW, Seattle, WA, curator: W.M. Hunt
Griffin Museum’s 18th Juried Show, Winchester, MA, juror: Paul Kopeikin
Exposure 2012, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA, juror: Alison Nordstrom
Group Therapy, Harper’s Books, East Hampton, NY
Lust, Jennifer Schwartz Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Summer Solstice, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY
Contents, Critical Mass 2011, PCNW, Seattle, WA, Newspace, Portland, OR, and Rayko Gallery,San Francisco, CA, curator: Darius Himes
Portfolio, Corden Potts Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011
Mary Ellen Bartley, Books, Corden Potts Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Artists Choose Artists, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY, chosen by Ross Bleckner
Houston Center for Photography, Annual Juried Show, Houston, TX, juror: Ariel Shanberg
Memento, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY
Portfolio 2, Corden Potts Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010
Reader's Delight, McKenzie Fine Art, New York, NY
Excentrica, Longhouse benefit exhibit and auction, East Hampton, NY

2009
It's Still Life,Rayko Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Photo-Op, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA 2009, juror: Jen Bekman
Invitational, Islip Museum, Islip, NY
Mood Swings, Solar Gallery, East Hampton, NY

Education:
BFA, Purchase College, SUNY

Awards:
Photolucida Critical Mass 2013 Top 50 Photographers
Photolucida Critical Mass 2012 Top 50 Photographers
Lucie International Photo Awards 2012, First Place, Fine Art Nudes
Top Honors, 74th Guild Hall Museum Members Exhibition, juror: Lilly Wei Award: solo museum show 2014
Photolucida Critical Mass 2011 Top 50 Photographers
Portfolio Showcase 5, Center for Fine Art Photography, juror: Chris Pilcher
HCP, Annual Juried Show, Juror Commendation, juror: Ariel Shanberg

Publications:
20 Now: Contemporary Photographers, Nagasaki Shaw and Summer Hung, 2012
Unless You Will, Issue 17
Fraction Magazine, Issue 36

Press:
The East Hampton Star, “ A Thousand Words are Worth a Picture”, Jennifer Landes, 7/26/12
The New York Times, “Artists Choose Artists”, Martha Schwedener, 9/23/11
The Huffington Post “Artists Choose Artists at the Parrish Art Museum”, Liz Markus, 8/31/11
The New York Times, Art in Review, “Readers Delight”, Roberta Smith, 7/23/10

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