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Mary Nomecos, American artist. William Cresson Memorial Scholar for European Travel Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1974. Member Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts Fellowship.

Background

Nomecos, Mary was born on August 28, 1943 in Millville, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Nicholas J. and Catherine Mary (Chilakos) Nomecos.

Education

Certified, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1975; Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1987.

Career

Visual artist, Philadelphia, since 1975. Artist-in-residence Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, Taos, New Mexico, 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in one-woman shows including Kirby Arts Center Gallery Lawrenceville (New Jersey) School, 1997, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, 1995, Jessica Berwind Gallery, Philadelphia, 1992, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts Peal House Galleries, Philadelphia, 1987, Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, 1984, Marian Locks Gallery East, Philadelphia, 1978, Museum Art Widener College, Chester, Pennsylvania, 1977. Exhibited in numerous group shows including Invitational Drawing Exhibition Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1996, Opening Exhibition Schaff Gallery, Cincinnati, 1995, Small Works Show Rosenfeld Gallery, 1995, 1994, American Abstractions New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1994, Prince St. Gallery and Friends, New York City, 1994, Multiple Dialogues/Expressions in Abstraction Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, 1993, Works by Women Artists Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College, 1993, Biennial '93 Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, many others. Works represented in numerous collections including Atlantic-Richfield Corporation, Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College, CIGNA Corporation Museum, Philadelphia, Duane, Morris & Heckscher, Philadelphia, Ernst & Ernst, Philadelphia, European American Bank of Miami, Florida, Federal Reserve Bank Philadelphia, Fidelity Bank, Philadelphia, Price Waterhouse & Company, Philadelphia, Provident Mutual Life Insurance Company Philadelphia, Pyramid Club, Philadelphia, New Jersey State Museum.

Membership

Member Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts Fellowship.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: gardening.

Connections

Married Arthur W. Jones, January 15, 1983.

father:
Nicholas J. Nomecos

mother:
Catherine Mary (Chilakos) Nomecos

spouse:
Arthur W. Jones