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artist , illustrator , Graphic designer

Maria Pia Marrella, artist, graphic designer, illustrator. Certified teacher, New York. Recipient fellowship Virginia Center for Creative Arts, 1983, Merit award in educational public New York Bookbinders Guild, 1986, fellowship New York State Council on Arts, 1995-1996.

Background

Marrella, Maria Pia was born on December 11, 1954 in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Louis Frank and Regina R. (DeStefano) Marrella.

Education

Bachelor in Art, Art Education, Marymount College, 1976. Master of Fine Arts with honors, Parsons School Design, 1980.

Career

Senior designer W.H. Sadlier Public, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Prince St. Gallery, New York City, 1987-1996. Illustrator: Seven Kisses in a Row, 1983, My Cousin Charlie, 1984, Nan and the Sea Monster, 1990.

Connections

Married Allen Elliot Galant, July 1988. 1 child, Leah Michaela.

father:
Louis Frank Marrella

mother:
Regina R. (DeStefano) Marrella

spouse:
Allen Elliot Galant

child:
Leah Michaela Marrella