Master of Fine Arts, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 1972- 1974
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Temple University Tyler School of Arts, Philadelphia, PA 1968-1972
2012 New Work, Galerie Cerulean, www.abartonline.com
2011 Nature and Emotion, Galerie Cerulean, www.abartonline.com
2010 The Cloud Paintings, Galerie Cerulean, www.abartonline.com
2009 New Work, Galerie Cerulean, www.abartonline.com
2009 Edward Hopper House," Top to Bottom," Hudson River, Group Show, Nyack, NY
2009 Columdia County Council Gallery, Landscape, Group Show, Hudson, NY
2009 Columbia Greene Comm. College," Local Talent," Group Show, Hudson,NY
2009 Athens Cultural Center," Paradise? or Paradise Lost?" Group Show, Athens, NY
2009 Galeriecerulean@abartonline.com, Solo Show, Online
2008 Deborah Davis, “Fresco Secco”, Solo Show, Hudson NY
2008 Galeriecerulean@abartonline.com, Solo Show, Online
2007 Ulla Surland, Gallery Eleven, Christmas Show, Fairfield CT
2007 AIR Gallery, Group Show, New York. NY
2006 M Gallery, Group Invitational, Catskill NY
2006 Brik Gallery, Christmas show, Catskill. NY
2006 Ulla Surland Gallery Eleven, Christmas Show, Fairfield CT
2006 Athens Cultural Center, “Color and Light”, Group Show, Athens NY
2006 Ulla Surland Gallery Eleven “Captured Light”, Solo Show, Fairfield CT
2006 Brown, Harris, Stevens, “The Dream of Place, The Blue Paintings”, Solo Show, New York NY
2005 430 Greenwich St, “The Dutch Paintings”, Open Studio, New York, NY
2004 The Painting Center,“ Nature Abstracted” Group Show curated by Emily Berger, New York, NY
2004 Wesley Lake Gallery, “The Land in the Sky”, Solo Show, Asbury Park NJ
2004 GCCA, Catskill Gallery group show, Giving Thanks, Assembled Images , Catskill NY
2004 Olana Regional Group Exhibition, Hudson, NY
2004 Athens Cultural Center solo show, Athens, NY
2004 Athens Hudson River Selections Show, Athens, NY
2003 ALEA International, Wilton CT. original artwork mural commission, 5’ x 150’ Landscape
2003 Athens Hudson River Regional Festival Art Show, Athens, New York
2003 Athens Public Library Group Show, Athens NY
2003 Katacombs Blues Club, Chicago, 15’ x 15’ original mural commission
2003 320 W. 83rd St. NYC, Roman Lobby, original artwork commission
2000 430 Greenwich St. NYC Roman Bath, original artwork commission
2000 Heartbeat Restaurant, Doral Hotel, NYC original artwork mural commissioned by David Rockwell
2000 Katacombs Blues Club, Chicago , original artwork interior commission
2000 Alexandre Restaurant, E. 58th St. NYC, original artwork mural commission
1995 AIC Gallery, New York NY “Gimme Shelter “ Installation
1994 Poster for New York City Subways: "Greenwich Village" commissioned by the MTA Arts for Transit Program.
1994 City Arts Mural at PS #3, New York. Funded by NYSCA and the Puffin Foundation.
1994 Markel/Sears Gallery at 560 Broadway, New York, NY. "Circular Returns", Solo Show.
1991 Crosby Street Dance Studio, NYC, original artwork installation, “Spirit Doors”
1990 H.E.L.P., Bronx, New York. "Helping Hands". Permanent Installation.
1989 Fox and Fowle Gallery; New York, NY. "Currency Blades “, curated by Chris Suduth.
1988 Trabia/MacAfee Gallery; New York, NY. Group Show.
1988 Windows on White 55 White Street NYC. "Plants, Animals, Food", Two person Show.
1987 Hudson River Museum; Yonkers, NY. Group Show: "The Printed Image".
1987 BACA; Brooklyn, NY. Group Show: "Small Works".
1987 SSCB Lintas Worldwide; New York, NY. Group Show: "Beauties/Beasties". Curated by Margaret Mathews Berenson.
1987 The Pharmacy, New York, NY. Solo Show: 'Small Paintings". Curated by Bianca Lanza.
1986 Long Island University; New York, NY. Group Show: "Works on Paper".
1986 The Lake Gallery; Lake Tahoe, CA. Group Show: "Icons".
1986 Galveston Artists Guild; Galveston,TX. Solo Show: "Reflections of Kingship".
1985 Louis Meisel Gallery; New York, NY. Group Show: "Americal Abstraction, Four Currents". Curated by Peter Frank.
1985 Galveston Arts Center; Galveston, TX. Group Show: " Masks for Mommus".
1985 42 Walker Street; New York, NY Solo Show: "In the Latitude of Myth".
1984 Fox and Fowle Gallery; New York, NY. Group Show:" Private Languages". Curated by Shawn Dulaney.
1983 Clocktower; New York, NY. Group Show: "Habitats". Curated by Robert Littman.
1977 Gallerie Kubinski; Stuttgart, Germany. Solo Show: "The Grun Tu Malani". Curated by Achim Kubinski.
Selected Reviews and Publications
Zar, Howard. “Contemporary Hudson River Landscape Paintings” Arts Alive, Aug. 2005
Walentini, Jopseph. “Profile: Marianne van Lent”. Abstract Art. www.abartonline.com 2005
Glueck, Grace. "Habitats at the Clocktower". Review, New York Times, March 1987.
Crook,Terry. "Reflective Pieces". Review. The Galveston Daily News, Feb. 1986 p.2.
Walker, Marsha. "Marianne van Lent". Art Scene . Summer 1986.
Frank, Peter. American Abstraction: Four Currents. Article and Catalogue, 1985.
Sherman Tamar. "Sewn Paintings". Review The Ithaca Journal, May 1976.
Academic Experience and Awards
2004 Instructor , Athens Cultural Center, Color and Painting Workshop
2004 Instructor, IS 183, Art School of the Berkshires, Painting Workshop
2003 Finalist Ceiling Mural “On Walden Pond”, MTA Arts for Transit for Queens Station, NY
1994 M.T.A. Art for Transit Program, Subway Poster Winner
1994 NYSCA Grant in cooperation with CityArts Inc New York. MuralWorkshop for PS #3.
1990-91 Instructor, Graduate Color & Surface Design, PRATT Institute, Graduate Industrial Design, Brooklyn, NY.
1989-90 Instructor, Graduate Color Theory and Practice, PRATT Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
1988 Artists's Space Grant, New York
1983 Installation Grant from Creative Time Inc. New York
1975 Art Director and Instructor, Lansing High School, Lansing, NY
1973-74 Graduate Teaching Fellowship: Photography, Cornell University Ithaca, NY
1972-73 Graduate Teaching Assistantship: Graphics and Silkscreen,Printmaking Cornell University Ithaca, NY
Selected Collections / Clients
American Express Corporation
Chase Manhattan Bank
EF Hutton Collection
Fox & Fowle, Architects
Hartford Life Insurance
Donna Karan,New York
Morgan Guaranty Trust
MTA Art for Transit New York
David Rockwell, Rockwell Group Architects
Saatchi & Saatchi Collection
David Parsons Dance Company
Scandia Investment Management
Taco Bell Collection
Zimmerlee Museum at Rutgers University
+ Selected Private Collections