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artist

Margaret Agnes Wharton, American artist. Recipient National Education Association grant 1979, 88, 93, Illinois Art Council grantee, 1999; recipient Visual Arts award, 1984. Founding member Artemesia Cooperative Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.

Background

Wharton, Margaret Agnes was born in 1943 in Portsmouth, Virginia, AMERICAN WOMEN0.

Education

Bachelor of Science, U. Maryland., 1965;Master of Fine Arts, School of The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1975.

Career

Visiting artist School of The Art Institute of Chicago of Chicago, 1978, 89, 90, Columbia College, Chicago, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One women shows include Phyllis Kind Gallery, Chicago, 1976, 80, 85, 88, 91, New York City, l977, 78, 79, 81, 83, 87, 90, Museum Contemporary Art, Chgo, 1981-1982, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas, 1981-1982, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Incorporated, Chicago, 1992, 94, Evanston Art Center, 1995, Rockford (Illinois) College, 2000, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, 1996, 97, 2000. Exhibited in group shows at The Cinn. Art Museum, 1988-1990, University Wisconsin Art Museum, Milwaukee, 1991, The Chicago Cultural Center, 1992, Rockford (Illinois) Art Museum, 1994, and numerous others.

      Represented in permanent collections American Medical Association, Art Institute of Chicago, Dallas Museum, Seattle Art Museum, State Illinois Collection, Whitney Museum American Art, and others. Communications include Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 1985, Chicago Public Library., West Lawn Branch, Chicago, 1986.

Membership

Founding member Artemesia Cooperative Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.