MARY COBLE

Education

Master of Fine Arts, The George Washington University, Washington, DC-Spring 2004

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC-Spring 2001

Solo Exhibitions/Performances

2011

“Fighting Cocks”, Committment Issues, Supported by FADO Performance Art Network, Toronto, Canada

“Asylum”, ALT_CPH 11: ENCOUNTERS, FABRIKKEN FOR KUNST OG DESIGN, Copenhagen, DK”Ascension/Immersion”, CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC

2010

“Source”-Performance, CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC”YOU ARE SICK”, SAINT CECILIA’S CONVENT, Brooklyn, NY, Collaboration with Cooper Holoweski

2008

“Blood Script”, PULSE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR, New York City, NY“Marker (Madrid)”,  ARCO

INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR, Madrid, Spain“Aversion”GALERIE NINA MENOCAL, Mexico City, Mexico

2007

“Marker (DC)”
SITE PROJECTS, WPA/C, Washington, DC

“Aversion”-Performance,
CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC

“GenderMask (becoming)”-Performance
ELIZABETH A. SACKLER CENTER FOR FEMINIST ART,
THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART, Brooklyn, NY

2006

“Marker (NYC)”-Performance
D.U.M.B.O. UNDER THE BRIDGE FESTIVAL, Brooklyn, NY

2005

“Binding Ritual, Daily Routine”-Performance
ARTISTS SPACE—PERFORMA 05, New York, NY, curated by Christian Rattemeyer

“Note to Self”-Performance
CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC

“Asphyxiation of Genderfication: Blurring Boundaries”
THE DIMOCK GALLERY, THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
Washington, DC Group Exhibitions

“tilVALG!”, RUM46, Åarhus, DK & TRYKTRYKTRYK, Copenhagen, DKAugust 2011, “Slippery Slope”, CAPITOL SKYLINE HOTEL, Washington, DC Coble/Riley Projects

Group Exibitions

2010
“The Narcissism of Difference”, DECKER AND MEYERHOFF GALLERY, MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART, Baltimore, MD”Sweet Jesus”, LEMP BREWERY, St. Louise, MO

“SPARK: Festival of Music and Art, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, Minneapolis, MN

“I Know What You Did Last Summer”, SAINT CECILIA”S CONVENT, Brooklyn, NY

“Synthetic Zero” – Coble/Riley Projects, THE BRONX ARTSPACE, Bronx, NY

“Market Estate Project” – Coble/Riley Projects, MARKET ESTATE, London, United Kingdom

“Lost and Found: Queerying the Archive”, BILDMUSEET UMEA, UNIVERSITY OF SWEDEN, Umea, Sweden

“Cream”-Washington Project for the Arts Auction, Curated by Kristen Hileman, Curator of Contemporary Art, Baltimore Museum of Art, KATZEN CENTER OF ART, AMERICAN UNIVERSITY, Washington, DC

2009

“Hall of Mirrors”, NORTHLIGHT GALLERY, ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY, Tempe, Arizona

“Experimental Video: Presented by the Rubell Family Collection and Conner Contemporary Art”
CAPITOL SKYLINE, Washington, DC

“Lost and Found: Queerying the Archive”, NILOLAJ COPENHAGEN CENTER OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Copenhagen, Denmark

“Talk Dirty to Me”, LARISSA GOLDSTON GALLERY, New York, NY

“Note to Self”, SCHROEDER ROMERO, New York, NY

2008

“Perspective”, ANAID ART GALLERY, Bucharest, Romania

“Gallery Artists: Recent Works”, CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC

“Burning Down the House: Building a Feminist Art Collection”, ELIZABETH A. SACKLER CENTER FOR FEMINIST ART, THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART, Brooklyn, NY

“Uncommon Beauty”, THE ELLIPSE ARTS CENTER, Arlington, VA

“Picturing Politics 2008: Artists Speak to Power”, ARLINGTON ARTS CENTER, Arlington, VA

October 2007-October2008, “Currents: Recent Acquisitions”, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

2007

“The Trawick Prize Group Show”, CREATIVE PARTNERS GALLERY, Bethesda, MD

“Sondheim Prize Semi-Finalist Group Show”, DECKER AND MEYERHOFF GALLERY, MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART, Baltimore, MD

“Radius 250”, ARTSPACE GALLERY, PLANT ZERO, Richmond Virginia

“Global Feminisms,” curated by Maura Reilly and Linda Nochlin, ELIZABETH A. SACKLER CENTER FOR FEMINIST ART, THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART, Brooklyn, NY

2006

“Transformer: 3rd Annual Silent Benefit Auction”
EDISON PLACE GALLERY, Washington, DC

“Passion/Provocation: Photography and Video in the Collection of Teofilo Cohen”, PLAZA DE LA CIUDADELA 2, Mexico City, Mexico

“Me, Myself and I”
CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER OF VIRGINIA, Virginia Beach, VA

“Body Languages”
KATZEN ARTS CENTER, AMERICAN UNIVERSITY, Washington, DC

2005

“Transformer: 2nd Annual Silent Benefit Auction”, FUSEBOX, Washington, DC

“Academy 2005”, CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC

2004

“The Staged Body-Contemporary Photography”, CURATOR’S OFFICE, Washington, DC

“Academy 2004”, CONNER CONTEMPORARY ART, Washington, DC

“The Annual Awards Show”, THE LUTHER W. BRADY GALLERY, THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, Washington, DC