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artist , writer

Miranda Alice Maher, American artist, writer.

Background

Maher, Miranda Alice was born on June 15, 1955 in Fort Levenworth, Kansas, United States. Daughter of John Ralph and Jo Lynn (Blackburn) Maher.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1988. Master of Fine Arts, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Detroit, 1990.

Career

Private practice artist, New York City, since 1990. Art editor: Long News in the Short Century (literature journal.), since 1991.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author/artist: Emergency Instructions I, II, III, 1990, 18 Self Portraits, 1991, Redbook: A Book of Hours, 1992, Girls! Girls! Girls! Madwomen & Murderesses, 1993, 100 Coordinates of Violence, 1995. One-woman shows include C.A.G.E., Cincinnati, RMCAD, Denver, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, 1996, Paramount Gallery, Long Island University, New York, 1996. Exhibited in group shows at CEPA Gallery, Longwood Arts, Bronx, Plan B, Memphis, 1996, Soho20, New York City, 1995, “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York City, 1994, MMC Gallery, New York City, Testsite Gallery, Brooklyn, 1992-1993 and numerous others.

      Represented in permanent book/print collections at the Museum of Modern Art, New York City, The New York Public Library., New York City, The Whitney Museum of America Art, New York City, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Library. Of Congress, Washington, Los Angeles County Museum, Art Metropole, Toronto, and numerous others.

Connections

father:
John Ralph Maher

mother:
Jo Lynn (Blackburn) Maher