Marjorie Welish

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Artist /critic Marjorie Welish received her first solo show thanks to Laurie Anderson, then curator of the Whitney Museum Art Resources Center; she has exhibited most recently in New York, Paris, Vienna, and Cambridge, England. ”Paper Architecture: Urbanism” will be shown at La Terrasse, Nanterre, in 2017. She received many grants and fellowships, including: Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, The Fifth Floor Foundation, Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, and Trust for Mutual Understanding (supporting an exchange between the ISCP, New York and the Artists’ Museum, Łódź, Poland).  In 2006, she received a Fulbright Senior Specialist Fellowship to teach at the University of Frankfurt, where she also worked on a limited-edition constructed art book,Oaths? Questions?, collaborating with James Siena (Granary Books, 2009); in 2010 on a Fulbright, she was at Edinburgh College of Art. Writing on her work may be found in Of the Diagram: The Work of Marjorie Welish (Slought) from a conference at University of Pennsylvania: https://slought.org/resources/ of the diagram Welish’sart criticism is Signifying Art: Essays on Art after 1960(Cambridge University Press).