Education

1988

  • MFA in Painting, The University of Michigan, School of Art

     


1985

  • BFA in Sculpture, Boston University, School for the Arts

Professional

2006

  • Full Professor, Eastern Michigan University

1998

  • Associate Professor, Eastern Michigan University

1994

  • Assistant Professor, Eastern Michigan University

1992

  • Partner, Daedalus Art Foundry

1991

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati

1990

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati

1989

  • Instructor, Washtenaw Community College
  • Visiting Artist, The University of Michigan

1988

  • Instructor of Record, The University of Michigan

1987

  • Instructor of Record, The University of Michigan

Gallery Representation

2005

  • River Gallery, Fine Art, Chelsea, Michigan, Tri-State Region

Exhibitions

2016

  • Boundaries, Borders, and Thresholds, The 2016 Kreft Juried National Exhibition, Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2016 Art From the Heartland, Indianapolis Art Center, Juried
  • Margaret Davis and Louis Marinaro, Two-Person Exhibition, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore, India


2015

  • Responding to Chaos, Rackham Graduate School, The University of Michigan. Curated by River Gallery

  • Women's Works, Old Courthouse Art Center, Juried, Woodstock, IL
  • Nude Attitude, Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, IL. Juried,  Awarded First Place
  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University
  • Art Now: Painting 2015, Ann Arbor Art Center, Juried
  • Michigan Fine Arts Competition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Juried, both works accepted,  Award
  • Art of Painting, Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT.  Juror, William Baily

2014

  • Everywoman, Curated by River Gallery, Featured on the Poster, Rackham Graduate School, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Solo Exhibition, Rosewood Arts Center, Kettering, OH 
  • Figure50.com, Michigan Image, an online publication featuring one artist per state

2013

  • From our Perspective, A National Women's Art Exhibition,
    Oakland Community College, Smith Theater Gallery, Juried,
    Awarded Best of Show
  • 2013 Statewide Competition, Ella Sharp Museum of Art and History, Jackson, MI, Juried
  • Celebrating... Artists, University Community, Curated by River Gallery at Rackham Graduate School, Ann Arbor, MI
  • No Plan B, River Gallery, Chelsea, MI
  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery EMU, Ypsilanti, MI

2012

  • Art From the Heartland, Indianapolis Art Center, Juried
  • 76th Midyear Exhibition,The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH, Juried,
  • Studio Visit, Volume 15, The Open Studio Press, Publication, Images Reproduced,Juried
  • Rackham Centennial Exhibit, Rackham Graduate School, The University of Michigan
  • From the Heart, Lenawee Council for the Visual Arts Gallery, Crosswell Opera House, Adrian, MI, Exhibitor and Juror

2011

  • Figurative Works, University Gallery  Eastern Michigan University

  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery Eastern Michigan University

2010

  • 2D/3D Contemporary Painting, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

  • Considering the Figure: Four Points of View, Gallery One, Washtenaw Community College
  • Art on the House, Capitol Building in Lansing, MI Curated by the Washtenaw County Arts Alliance

  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

2009

  • Guest Artists, River Gallery, Chelsea, MI

     

  • Contemporary Painting, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

  • The Language of Art, Ypsilanti District Library, Ypsilanti, MI

  • Portraits in Michigan, Sage Gallery Center for the Arts, Hillsdale College. Juried

  • The Language of Art, Rackham, The University of Michigan

2008

  • Fifth Annual Michigan Invitational, "The Practice What They Teach," Saginaw Art Museum, Work reproduced on the exhibition announcement

  • Paintings and Sculptures, Margaret Davis & Louis Marinaro,Daughtrey Gallery, Sage Center for the Arts, Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI

  • Artists Represented by River Gallery, Selected Works, River Gallery
  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

2007

  • “Margaret Davis & Louis Marinaro, Painting and Sculpture,” Two-Person Exhibition, River Gallery, Chelsea, MI

  • Artists Represented by River Gallery, Selected Works, River Gallery
  • Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

2006

  • 12 x 12, Group Invitation, Washington Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Faculty Exhibition, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

  • Artists Represented by River Gallery, Selected Works, River Gallery

2005

  • 69th National Midyear Exhibition,” The Butler Institute of AmericanArt, Youngstown, Ohio, Juried

  • Artists Represented by River Gallery, Selected Works, River Gallery

     

  • Faculty Exhibition, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

2004

  • “Louis Marinaro and Margaret Davis, Sculpture and Painting,” Two-Person Exhibition, 20 North Gallery, Toledo, OH

2003

  • Faculty Exhibition, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

2002

  • Permanent Collection, Ypsilanti, Public Library, Ypsilanti, MI

2001

  • Commission, Beth Israel Congregation, Ann Arbor, MI
  • “Head On,” Exhibit A Gallery, Birmingham, MI

  • “Michigan Fine Arts Competition,” Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI, Juried

  • Group Exhibition, Detroit Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Faculty Exhibition, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University

2000

  • One Person Exhibition, Detroit Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI
  • “82 Annual Exhibition of Toledo Area Artists,” The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH, Juried, First Place Award