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With a thirst for knowledge, Elizabeth earned a Bachelor of Arts in Art History and Visual Arts and a Master of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture & Design. Elizabeth studies also include mechanical engineering, drafting and ancient art and architecture in Italy. Elizabeth funded her early artistic endeavors by working in the corporate world where she excelled and gained a wealth of practical business knowledge.

 

As the principal designer for Elizabeth Marks Art & Design, Elizabeth designs spaces and commissioned works for clients based on their lifestyle as well as individual passions and experience. Her artwork is consistently showcased in galleries and design venues worldwide.

 

In addition to a career in art, Elizabeth has continued to improve her acumen in business serving as Director for a non-profit legitimate theater producing fundraising events and community engagement. Most recently, Elizabeth is leading the community fundraising efforts in the US for USA for UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency.

Education:

2008-2011 - MFA Interior Architecture & Design

Academy of Art, San Francisco, CA

 

1994 - International Study, Art & Architecture of Italy, Rome, Italy

 

1992-94 - BA Art History & Visual Arts, SUNY New Paltz

 

1990-92 - Drafting & Mechanical Engineering, Corning College

 

Exhibitions:

2019 - 2015

  • Featured Artist - Water Series, Saltwater Restaurant, S. Norwalk, CT 2018-present

  • ShopVida.com SPOTLIGHT and FEATURED artist & designer 2016 - present

  • Westport Artist Collective, Select Artist Pop-up show 2018

  • Browne & Co. - Featured & Selling Artist, Interior Decor Boutique, Darien CT. 2016-present

  • Westport Artist Collective, Member show 2018, 2017

  • Gallery @ Pearl, Solo Exhibition, Westport CT. July 2017

  • "Voice of the Artist", SEE ME Display coffee book 2017

  • "Aqua" Exhibition, Maritime Garage Gallery, Norwalk, CT. 2016

  • SCOPE Gallery, ART BASEL - Voice of the Artist Exhibit Miami, FL, 12/2016

  • SeeMe Digital Display Gallery, Louvre Museum, Paris France, 7/2015

  • Westport Fine Arts Festival, Juried Art Show, Westport, CT 2014, 2015

  • Bel Mondo - Furniture & Interior Design Boutique, Westport, CT. 2014, 2015

  • SEE ME Digital Display Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 11/2014

  • Beechwood Arts - Art Immersion Salon, Artist talk, 6/2014 "Fire" Exhibition, Blue Lemon Gallery, Westport CT 2014

  • Art About Town, Juried show, Westport CT. 2014, 2015

  • "Thingamabob" Exhibition, Maritime Garage Gallery, Norwalk, CT. 2014

  • Appletree Design, Westport, CT. 2014, 2015

 

Prior to 2014

  • M3 Yoga - Westport, CT. 2013, 2014

  • Juried show Art About Town, Westport, CT. 2012, 2013

  • Appletree Design, ongoing show, Westport, CT.

  • Group Show - Westport Arts Center,  CT.

  • Juried show, Betty Barker Gallery, Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 2008

  • Group Member Show - Westport Arts Center,  CT. 2006-2008

  • Visual Artist Solo Show - SUNY New Paltz, NY.

  • Local Artists - Solo Show, Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY.

Elizabeth was raised on a dairy farm in upstate New York. With abundant freedom and immersed in nature she developed a deep love of art and the intrinsic beauty of her environment. This love can be seen in her art and design.

SCOPE Gallery, ART BASEL - Voice of the Artist Exhibit Miami 2015

SeeMe Digital Display Gallery, Louvre Museum, Paris France 2015