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Rose C. Marasco Edit Profile

artist , educator

Rose C. Marasco, American artist, educator. Residency fellow MacDowell Colony, 1985, Artists fellow Maine Arts Commission, Women's Studio Workshop, 1994; Percent for Art grantee Maine Arts Commission, 1983, Major grantee Maine Humanities Council, 1990-1992, Excellence in Photographic Teaching award, Santa Fe Center Photography, since 2005.

Background

Marasco, Rose C. was born on December 25, 1948 in Utica, New York, United States. Daughter of Ernest Salvatore Marasco and Concetta Regina (Faga) Massa.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Syracuse University, 1971. Master of Arts, Goddard College, 1981. Master of Fine Arts, Visual Studies Workshop, 1991.

Career

Instructor photography, Munson-Williams-Proctor-Institute School of Art, Utica, 1974-1979;associate professor department art, University of Southern Maine, Portland, since 1979;chair department art, University of Southern Maine, Portland, 1992-1994;instructor photography, Maine College of Art, Portland, 1981-1987. Member of advisory roster Maine Arts Commission, Augusta, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Photokina, 1988, Portland Museum Art, 1989, Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Maine, 1992-1993, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley, Massachusetts, 1995, Sarah Morthland Gallery, 1998, 2000, 2003, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Portland Museum of Art, Smithsonian National Museum of America History, Fogg Art Museum At Harvard University, University Western Brittany, 2008, Houston Center Photography, since 2010.

Membership

Member Society Photographic Education.

Connections

father:
Ernest Salvatore Marasco Massa

mother:
Concetta Regina (Faga) Massa