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Mary Wynne Heiss, American artist. Recipient Purchase award Nassau Community College, 1989, 1st place and Purchase award Riverwalk Art Festival and Juried Exhibition, York, Pennsylvania, 1989, 90, 3d Place and Cash award Clary-Miner Gallery, 1991, Honorary Mention award Stockton (California) National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 1990, Cash award San Bernardo County Museum, Redlands, California, 1989.

Background

Heiss, Mary Wynne was born on May 14, 1954 in Martinsville, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Robert Wayne and Ruth Elizabeth (Midkiff) Heiss.

Education

Associate of Arts, Montgomery College, 1975. Bachelor, University Maryland, 1978. Master of Fine Arts, George Washington University, 1984.

Career

Production assistant, Pyramid Atlantic, Riverdale, Maryland., 1992. Represented by David Adamson Gallery, Washington. Demonstration artist annual Discover Graphics Day, National Museum American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One and two woman shows at Prince George's Community College, Largo, Maryland, 1987, C. Alden Phelps Gallery, Reisterstown, Maryland, 1989, Clinical Center Galleries, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1991, Arnold and Porter Law Firm, Washington, 1992. Exhibited in group shows at Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1985, Trenton (New Jersey) State College, 1988, International Monetary Fund Art Society Gallery, Washington, 1989, Minot (N.Dak. ) State University, 1989, Rockland Art Center, Ellicott City, Maryland, 1989, Somerstown Gallery, Somers, New York, 1990, Queensborough Community College, Bayside, New York, 1991, Museu de Gravura Citade De Curitiba, Rio de Janeiro, 1991, Academy Arts, Easton, Maryland, 1992, Society of America Graphic Artists, New York City, 1993.

      Represented in permanent collections including Trenton State College, Freddie Mac Corporation, Vienna, Virginia, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, The State Department, Washington, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Alexandria (Louisiana) Museum Art.

Membership

Member Los Angeles Printmaking Society (Purchase award 1990), Maryland. Printmakers. F C.

Connections

father:
Robert Wayne Heiss

mother:
Ruth Elizabeth (Midkiff) Heiss