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Selected Solo Exhibitions

"Juxtapositions", Jemez Fine Art Gallery, November 2018

"East/West: An Art Exhibit in Paint and Clay", Jemez Fine Art Gallery, October 2017
"Brush Paintings for Pots and Canvas", Jemez Fine Art Gallery, May 2016

"Ruth Marcanti: Right to Left", Mariposa Gallery, Albuquerque, NM , May 2015

"Ruth Marcanti, A Retrospective," Jemez Fine Art Gallery, Jemez Springs, NM August 2014

"On the other hand," Jemez Fine Art Gallery, Spring 2011

Selected Group Exhibitions

"Plein Air Painters of NM Juried Small Works Show, Taos Museum, Taos, NM, July - August 2019

"Plein Air Painters of NM Annual Show", Sorrel Sky Gallery, Santa Fe, NM November 2018
"Encantada" National Juried Show of Rio Grande Art Association", Albuquerque, NM October 2018

" Plein Air Painters of NM group show", Clovis Community College, Clovis NM Summer 2018

"Plein Air Landscapes", Questa, NM, June 2017 

"Wings", Tall Grass Arts, Park Forest, IL, Jan 2017

"Black and White", New Mexico Art League, Albuquerque, NM, Spring 2016

"What's Past is Prologue", Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, NM, Spring 2016

"Canyons, Mesas, Mountains, and Skies,"  Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, Spring 2015

"Princeville Art Association Annual Exhibition", Princeville, Hawaii, November 2014

"Flight", Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, NM, Spring 2014

Artists Who Teach, Gallery 37, Chicago, IL., October 2003
Gallery 2002, Moraine Valley Community College, June 2002
Gallery 2000, Moraine Valley Community College, June 2000 - 2nd Place

Gallery Representations 

Na Pali Art Gallery, Hanalei, HI, 2019
Canon del Rio, Jemez Springs, NM, 2017-present
Red Koi Collection, Koloa, HI, Feb 2017-June 2018

Jemez Fine Art Gallery, Jemez Springs, NM, 2011-present

Gallery Andrea, Scottsdale, AZ, 2015 

  Mariposa Gallery, Albuquerque, NM, Spring 2014  - Fall 2015
La Mesa
Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 2014
Cornerstone Gallery, Blue Island, IL, 2000 - 2009

Tall Grass Arts Association, Park Forest, IL, 1999 - 2010


School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL, 30 credit hours, painting

Saint Xavier University, Chicago, IL - Illinois Teacher Certification, 1996
University of Chicago, M.A., Art History,

University of Arizona, B.A., Art History/Studio Art

Teaching Experience

Tamaya Resort and Spa, Bernalillo, NM, Watercolor Instructor, 2012-present

Jemez Valley Public Schools, Art Teacher, 2010-1011
Chicago Public Schools, High School Art Teacher, 1996-2009

Saint Xavier University, Chicago, IL, Adjunct Faculty, Art, 1993-1995
Chicago City Colleges, Chicago, IL, Adjunct Faculty, Art, 1979-1981


Plein Air Painters of New Mexico, January 2016-present, Secretary 2018

Rio Grande Art Association, 2017-present
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