Mariel Capanna
Exhibitions, CV, Press


Mariel Capanna (b. 1988, Philadelphia, PA; lives and works in Salt Lake City, UT) received a BFA and Certificate of Fine Art from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and an MFA from Yale University. She has been an artist in residence at the Guapamacátaro Art and Ecology Residency in Michoacan, Mexico; Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture; and at the Tacony Library and Arts Building (LAB) in Philadelphia. Capanna has also been the recipient of the Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Traveling Fellowship and an Independence Foundation Visual Arts Fellowship. Her ongoing project Little Stone, Open Home, with Good Weather is a long-term and perpetually changing fresco in a single-car garage in North Little Rock, Arkansas that serves as a forum for material research and collaboration through public tours, instructional workshops, invitational exhibitions, and community-focused programming. 



Mariel Capanna
Cigarette, Roses, String, Swan, 2021
oil and marble dust on panel
30 x 40 inches
76.20 x 101.60 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Truck Bed, Cranberries, Watermelon, Axe, 2021
oil and marble dust on panel
30 x 24 inches
76.20 x 60.96 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Spruce Tree, Overalls, Buffalo, Fence, 2021
oil and wax on panel
8 x 10 inches
20.32 x 25.40 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Laundry Basket, Fire Escape, Tube Sock, Bra, 2021
oil and marble dust on panel
30 x 24 inches
76.20 x 60.96 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Bucket, Candle, Barrier, Mug, 2021
oil, marble dust, and wax on panel
18 x 18 inches
45.72 x 45.72 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Awning, Tuba, Flowers, Wheels, 2021
oil, marble dust and wax on panel
40 x 30 inches
101.60 x 76.20 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Sash Lock, Light Bulb, Hay Bale, Swan, 2021
oil and marble dust on panel
12 x 9 inches
30.48 x 22.86 centimeters
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Mariel Capanna
Front Stoop, Ladder, Flowers, Hose, 2021
Oil, marble dust, and wax on panel
12 x 9 inches
30.48 x 22.86 centimeters
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