Born in Burlington, North Carolina, 1953
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1970-71 and 1971-72 Studio Art and English concentrations.
Selected Solo Exhibitions:
"Margaret Bowland: Excerpts from the Great American Songbook" - Babcock Galleries, New York
March 1 – April 22 > exhibition link
Greenville County Museum of Art – Greenville South Carolina
March 26 - May 28
Selected Group Exhibitions:
"Revisiting Beauty" - Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, Calitfornia
April 29-May 29
"I Dream Awake"- a Pop-Up Project Exhibition, Washington, D.C.
March 26 - May 28
"Color" - Thomas Paul Fine Art, Los Angeles CA
January 23- March 13
"24 Square", Thomas Paul Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
October 10 – November 30
Finalist/ People's Choice Award Winner for the Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.
October 23, 2009 - August 2010
> exhibition link > see people's choice award page > see youtube video of presentation and interview
Art Fair 21, Cologne, Germany, chosen by Yasha Young, Independent Curator
October 30 – November 5
Klaudia Marr Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
15th Annual Realism Invitational
Tatistcheff Gallery New, York, N.Y.
“Promising Emerging Realists”
two group shows
"Margaret Bowland Wins People's Choice Award," Design Taxi, February 1, 2010 >see article
Jeff Wilkins, "Artist beats out thousands to notch prestigious Smithsonian honor,"
The New York Daily News, March 2, 2010, p. 4 >see article
Peter Frank, "Blague d'Arte," Huffington Post, March 16, 2010 >see article
F. Lennox Campello, "Spring Brings Great New Art to the Nation's Capital," American Contemporary Art ,
April / May 2010 > see article (click to page 23)
New York Academy of Art, New York, NY