Mary-Ellen Campbell

Mary-Ellen Campbell

MARY-ELLEN CAMPBELL, visiting artist

MARY-ELLEN CAMPBELL is a Visiting Artist at the Mendocino Art Center after two years as Artist-in-Residence. She was a Full Professor of Art at New Jersey City University, NJ, for 34 years. She has taught Book Arts workshops across the US and abroad. Her education includes a BA in Art Education, St. John’s University, NY, an MA from Michigan State University, and an MFA from Pratt Institute, NY. 

As a multidisciplinary artist who does graphics, painting, sculpture, printmaking, book arts, and mixed media work, she has had 16 national/international solo exhibitions and over 80 group and invitational shows. In 2004-05 she was awarded the Fulbright Scholar Grant to teach Book Arts in Thailand. Her books are in many special collections across the country. Mary-Ellen won 12 residencies to do Book Arts since 2007 in Finland, New Zealand, Australia, Turkey, Costa Rica, Colorado, North Carolina, California and Minnesota creating more than 75 books.