Martha's resume



MFA, Vermont College, 1998

BA, Portland State University, 1978


2018        Borrowed Landscapes, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2016        Perfectly Ordinary Light, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2015        Chaos, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2012        so many...just one, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2008       Oscillation, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2007       Floating Downstream, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

2006       Wide River, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2001        Mayer Gallery, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR

                Bush Barn Focus Gallery, Salem, OR

1997         Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR

1993        Bush Barn Focus Gallery, Salem, OR

1991        Mayer Gallery, Marylhurst College, Marylhurst, OR


2014        Of Earth and Sky, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

2014        Shadows and Flight, Northwind Art Center, Port Townsend, WA

2013        Terra Nullius, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2011         Color: Cut and Fused, Northwind Art Center, Port Townsend, WA    

2010        No Place like Home, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR


2017         The Alchemist, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA    

2016        Presence/Absence, Northwind Art Center, Port Townsend, WA

2018-05    Group shows, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

2014         Art into Architecture, Bullseye RCNY, New York

2017-94    Sitka Art Invitational, Portland, OR    

2012         Facture: Artists at the Forefront of Painterly Glass, Bullseye Gallery,      Portland, Oregon and Bullseye RC, Emeryville, California

  he Sum of the Parts, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR    

2011        Evolution of Ideas, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

   Ways of Abstraction, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR    

   Crossover, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

   If I had wings: bird as metaphor, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR    

2010    Glass Quake Again,  Mobilia Gallery,  Cambridge, MA

   Fahrenheit 180,  Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY

2009     Alexis Hotel, Seattle, WA

2008     Expressions Northwest, Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend, WA

     Alchemy of the Abstract IV,  Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend, WA

     Translations and Discoveries, Feldman Gallery, Portland, OR

2007    Encaustic Invitational, R and F Paint, Kingston, NY

    Common Threads, Fresh Paint Art, Culver City, CA

2006   Out of the Darkness: Mezzotints from the Late 20th Century, Portland Art 

        Museum, Portland, OR     

2005   Little Things, Guardino Gallery, Portland, OR

Drawing(s), Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR

Good Bird Bad Bird, Contemporary Crafts Gallery and Museum, Portland, OR

Altered States, PAN Gallery, Portland, OR

Printmakers Fired, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

Contemporary Kiln-Glass: A Survey, Illinois Wesleyan University,  

     Bloomington, IL 

Art in the Pearl, Portland, OR

2005-83   Northwest Print Council group shows, national and international

2004        Found in Translation, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

2003        Design Source International, Tualatin, OR

Print Arts Northwest, Portland, OR

2003-01,1999  Lake Oswego Visual Chronicle (Invitational), Lake Oswego, OR

2003-02        Lewis and Clark College Gender Symposium Exhibition, Portland, OR

2002-03        Seeing the Forest: Supporting the American Dream, OSU, traveling 

2001             Four Portland Printmakers, Glasshouse Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Collective Impressions, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

Perception and Perspective II, L and B Viewing Room, Portland, OR

Persistence of Memory, Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR

Sextablos, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR and traveling

Group exhibition, Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR

Prints from Oregon, Davidson Gallery, Seattle, WA

Metaphors and Icons, Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, Lake Oswego, OR

Wonder Women, Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Portland, OR

1999        Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR

Expanded Visions, Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH

Frozen Moments: Contemporary Still Life in the Northwest, Bush Barn Art Gallery, Salem Art Association, Salem, OR

Two-person exhibition, Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR

Valhalla Arts and Music Festival, South Lake Tahoe, CA

Two person exhibition, Warren Wilson College, Asheville, NC

1998        Exhibition, Wenniger Gallery, Rockport, MA

Beaverton Showcase, Beaverton, OR

The CoOperators, Hoffman Gallery, Portland, OR

International Mezzotint Exhibition, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA

1995        Two-person exhibition, Art Gym, Gallery 2, Marylhurst College, Portland, OR    

19th National Print Exhibition, Schenectady Museum, Schenectady, NY

Society of American Graphic Artists, New York, NY

Three-person exhibition, Freed Gallery, Lincoln City, OR

Traveling print show, Museu da Gravura, Curitiba-Sao Paolo-Brasilia, Brazil

Innovations in Printmaking, Central Michigan U., Mt. Pleasant, MI

1994        Print Club of Albany Spring Exhibition, Albany, NY

1993        Small Print Exhibit, Park Row Gallery, Chatham, NY

Two-person exhibition, Salishan Lodge, Gleneden Beach, OR

1992        7th Mini Prints International, Binghamton, NY & traveling

Oregon Printmakers, Image Gallery, Portland, OR

Miniature show, Maveety Gallery, Gleneden Beach, OR

Women Artists Making Prints, Davidson Gallery, Seattle, WA



1991    German & American Art in the Post-Unification Period, traveling German 

    Exhibition (1991- 92) curated by James Todd

Quartersaw Gallery, Portland, OR

1990        Annual Exhibition of Members, Print Club of Albany, Albany, NY

Showcase 90, Beaverton Arts Commission, Beaverton, OR

Oregon Printmakers, Ricciardi Gallery, Astoria, OR

1990, 89, 82    All Oregon Art Annual, Salem, OR

1989        Northwest Regional Print Biennial, Portland, OR & traveling

Oregon Biennial, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

1989-86,84-82    Inkling Studio group exhibition, Portland, OR

1989,86,84,83    Sunriver Annual Exhibit of Oregon Art, Sunriver, OR

1989,86,84,83    Oregon Printmakers Annual, Mt. Hood Community College, Gresham, OR

1988        Two-person exhibition, Rathbun Gallery, Portland, OR

40 Oregon Printmakers, catalog and traveling exhibition

Oregon Monoprints 88, Rathbun Gallery, Portland, OR

1987        West Coast Mini-Print Exhibit, Salem Art Association, Salem, OR

1986        Wenniger Graphics "Childrens Hour" Boston, MA

First Mini Print International Exhibition, Johnson City, NY

First Annual International Exhibition of Miniature Art, Toronto, Canada

Small Works, Print Club, Philadelphia, PA

Oregon Prints Invitational, Portland, OR/Burnaby, BC, Canada

Hunterton Art Center Traveling Print Show, Clinton, NJ

1984        Miniature Show, White Bird Gallery, Cannon Beach, OR

1983        Third Mini Print International, Barcelona, Spain

Rockford International Biennial, Rockford, IL

Northwest Juried Art, Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA

Eighteenth November Annual, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR

1982        Pacific Northwest Arts and Crafts, Bellevue, WA


Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA

Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA

Rental Sales Gallery, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR


Bullseye Glass Company, OR

China National Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

City of Tucson, AZ

Gordon and Vivian Gilkey Center for the Graphic Arts, Portland Art Museum, OR

John Grey Collection, OR

Lake Oswego Visual Chronicle,  OR

Museu da Gravura, Cidade de Curitiba, Brazil

New York Public Library

OHSU, Portland, OR

Phoenix International Airport, Phoenix, AZ

RACC Moveable Collection, Portland, OR

Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, WA

Washington County Public Service Building Moveable Collection, OR


2018        Painting for private residence, Port Townsend, WA

2015        Painting for private residence, Portland, OR

2014        Glass panels for Tacoma General Hospital

2013        Painting for private residence, Santa Barbara, CA

2011        Painting for private residence, Seattle, WA

2008        Three Encaustic Paintings for Bar Avignon, Portland, OR

2008        Glass Installation for private residence, Portland, OR

2006-07    Glass Panels for the Casey Condominiums, Portland ORAWARDS

Expressions Northwest, Port Townsend, WA, 2014, Merit Award

Portland Rental Sales Gallery 50th Anniversary Poster Contest, 2009, Honorable Mention

Expressions Northwest, Port Townsend, WA, 2008, Special Award

Alchemy of the Abstract, Port Townsend, WA, 2008, Award

Art in the Pearl, Portland, OR, 2005, Best of Show

Beaverton Showcase, Beaverton, OR, 1998, Grand Prize Award

All Oregon Art Annual, Salem, OR, 1982, 1989, Award

First Mini Print International, Johnson City, NY, 1986, Award

MESC Art Exhibition, Gresham, OR, 1982, Purchase Award


Lindeson and Pratt, Berrima, NSW, Australia, September/October, 2017

Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA September, 2013

Bullseye Glass, Portland, OR, November 2003, January 2005

Centrum, Port Townsend, WA, January, 2004


Cover Illustration for All the Birds Awake by Gayle Kaune, 2011

Cover illustration for Clackamas Community College literary magazine, 2002

Cover illustration for Open Doors by Edwin Madrid, 1999

Illustrations for Making It Home by Lars Nordstrom, 1997

Illustration for Mississippi Mud, 1994


Showcase, Northwind Arts, Port Townsend, WA, 2015

Sooke Fine Art Show, Sooke, Canada, 2008

Art in the Pearl, Portland, OR 2005

WG@BE, Bullseye Glass, Portland, OR, 2004

Audubon Wild Arts Festival, Portland OR, 2004

Lake Area Artists, Lake Oswego, OR, 2001

Painters Showcase, Beaverton, OR, 1999


Workshops (glass), Various (Texas, Alaska, Idaho, Maryland), 2012 - 2016

        Bullseye Glass Co., Portland, OR, Emeryville, CA, Pasadena, CA, Mamaroneck,         NY  and Santa Fe, NM  2010 - 2018

        Bainbridge Island BARN, March and October, 2018

Workshops (printmaking), Corvidae Press, Port Townsend, WA, 2009, 2015

        Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Neskowin, OR, 2016

Artist-teacher, Vermont College MFA-V Program, 2005

Instructor, MISSA, Metchosin, BC, Canada, July, 2006/ July 2007

Instructor, PNCA, Portland, OR, September 2001- 2004

Professor, Marylhurst University, Portland, OR, September 1991-June 2007

Professor, PSU, Portland, OR, April 2002-June 2005

Mezzotint Workshop, Santa Rosa Jr. College, Santa Rosa, CA, October 1995

Instructor, Sunnyside Community School, Portland, OR, January 1986-December 1988

Printmaking Workshop, Island International Artists, Guemes Island, WA, August 1986

Mezzotint Workshop, Linfield College, McMinnville, OR, November, 1983


Curator, Presence/Absence, group show at Northwind Art Center, Port Townsend, WA, 2016

Curator, Hidden and Revealed, three person show at Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR 2014

Co-curator (with R. Keaney Rathbun), If I had Wings: Bird as Metaphor, group show at 

    Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR 2011

Co-curator (with R Keaney Rathbun) Persistence of Memory, group show at Waterstone        

     Gallery, Portland,  OR, 2001

Featured in 100 Artists of the Northwest, E. Ashley Rooney, 2014

Featured in Luxe Magazine NW, volume 1 issue 2, 2008-09

Featured in Contemporary Printmaking in the Northwest by Lois Allan, 1997

Founder:  Atelier Mars, group print workshop

Mentor, SGCI conference, Portland, OR 2016 

Open Studios, Portland, OR, 2004, 2005

Port Townsend Open Studios, 2007, 2008

Presenter, BECon 2005, Portland, OR

Professional Editioner, 1986-1999

Registrar of Prints, Northwest Print Council, February 1986-January 1991

Studio Manager, Inkling Studio, October 1985-September 1990

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