Mariel Capanna
Exhibitions, CV, Press



Born 1988 Philadelphia, PA
Lives and works in Salt Lake City, UT

SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021
Good Weather, North Little Rock, AR (forthcoming)
Overlook, Adams and Ollman, Portland, OR and Good Weather, Salt Lake City, UT

2017
Little Stone, Open Home, Good Weather, North Little Rock, AR
left, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2016
Our Tacony (Public Fresco), MuralArts, Philadelphia, PA

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020
Eartha, Adams and Ollman, Portland, OR
Shelter Is, ArtYard, Frenchtown, NJ
Counterparts and Doppelgangers, Cerulean Arts, Philadelphia, PA
ONLY WHEN YOU ARE CALLED, Yale Painting Thesis Show, New Haven, CT

2019
Hold On, Hold Me, Charles Moffett, New York, NY
Power of 10, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, CA

2018
Inside Out, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, CA
The Unlikely Whole, ArtYard, Frenchtown, NJ
New Radicals, Cerulean Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Drift, PAFA Alumni Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Person, Place or Thing with Center for Creative Works, UCAL, Philadelphia, PA

2017
Hello Girls! with Material Girls organized by Alt Esc, No Vacancy 3, Brooklyn, NY
Woodmere Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
RAIR: Filthy Rich, The Galleries at Moore, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA

2016
noon, Kamahira, Philadelphia, PA
A Body Has No Center, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, PA
5 to Watch, Avery Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
fresh stART, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Shades, The Bedfellow’s Club, Little Rock, AR

2015
Gazing Inward, COOP, Nashville, TN
Woodmere Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA Richard Said, Fjord, Philadelphia, PA
Privacy Made Public, New Hope Arts Center, New Hope, PA

2014
Should I Stay Or Should I Go?, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2019
Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Travelling Fellowship (Yale School of Art)
Katherine Beinecke Michel Scholarship (Yale School of Art)

2017
Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant

2014
Independence Foundation Visual Arts Fellowship

2013
Kittredge Fund Artist Grant
Philadelphia Mayor’s Award (PAFA)

2012
The Cresson Travel Scholarship (PAFA)
The Faculty Award (PAFA)

RESIDENCIES AND FELLOWSHIPS

2019
Wordshapes, Curated Exhibition of Work by Artists from Center for Creative Works, The Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2018
Fresco Intensive, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME
Visual Culture, Arts and Media Residency at Haverford College, Haverford, PA

2017
Fresco Intensive, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME
“Allies in Art” Fellowship at Center for Creative Works, Wynwood, PA
Little Stone, Open Home, Artist Talk and Discussion with Good Weather Founder/Director Haynes Riley, The Clinton School for Public Service, Little Rock, AR

2016
Guapamacátaro Art & Ecology Residency, Michocán, MX
Lectures, Workshops, and Curatorial Projects
Walls Talk Back, Panel Discussion with Kaitlin Pomerantz Moderated by Paul Farber, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
Teen Fresco Workshop in Conjunction with Mexican Modernism, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2014
Annual Cohen Arts Lecture, Germantown Friends School, Philadelphia, PA, 


EDUCATION

2020
MFA, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT Painting

2017
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME

2016
The Mountain School of Arts (MSA^), Los Angeles, CA

2013
Certificate of Fine Arts, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), Philadelphia, PA

2012
BFA, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), Philadelphia, PA