Margaret Griffith


2001      M.F.A. Cranbrook Academy of Art  Sculpture, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1994      B.F.A. Maryland Institute College of Art  Painting, Baltimore, MD

Solo Exhibitions 

2014  New Sculpture and Foil Works on Paper, Western Project, Los Angeles, CA

2012  Installation Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2011  Local Intersections Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2009  Corners Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2007  Nets Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2006  Drawings Haus Gallery, Pasadena, CA

Group Exhibitions 

2014  Art on Paper 2014: The 43rd Exhibition – Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina

2013  Big Mess: Margaret Griffith, Kyla Hansen, Christian Tedeschi, Western Project, Los Angeles, CA

2012  Obscured Lines: Contemporary Drawing in Los Angeles, LA Valley College, CA

2011  Laws of Attraction, Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA
Telephone, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Welcome to Anywhere: Southern California Abstraction,
Southwestern College Art Gallery, Chula Vista, CA
Incognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

2010  Venn Diagram, Kristi Engle Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Amalgam, Cabrini Gallery, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, curated by John O’Brien
Incognito Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

2009  Sweet Subversives, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
Rebus, Museo Archeologico di Amelia, Amelia (TERNI), Italy, organized by John O’Brien & Cielo Pessione
Sizeable, Fluxco Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Fourth of July, Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles
White Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2008-9  At The Brewery Project, 1993-2007: The Finale Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2008  Luscious Abstractions Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA
Incognito Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

2007  Evidence 12 Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Nice Work If You Get It Rio Hondo College Gallery, Whittier, CA
W.O.P. The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
HAUS Guests The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
15 x 15 Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Incognito Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

2006  Major Drawings Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  Mor York Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Fresh Start Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Faculty Exhibition, Citrus College, Glendora, CA

2005  Incognito Santa Monica Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
New Slang  Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Eye Tow 3 from Cranbrook  Newspace@Twentieth, Los Angeles, CA
15×15  Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2004  Observations  Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Faculty Exhibition  Cypress College, Cypress, CA
Water Media Traditional/Experimental  Manhattan Beach Creative Art Center,  Manhattan Beach, CA
Skin Thin  Viento y Agua Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Now Here  The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
Pulp  Cypress College Fine Arts Gallery, Cypress, CA, curated by Carl  Berg
Drawings  Kontainer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2003  Second Home: ELAC Art Department Faculty- Past & Present
Vincent Price Gallery and Art Museum, Monterey Park, CA
15 x 15  Pinkard Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2002  New Art 2002   Michael Price Gallery, Boston, MA
4 Baptists and 6 Sinners  Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Constructed Images  Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery, Flint, MI
Celebrate Michigan Artists  Paint Creek Center for the Arts, Rochester, MI
Nutrageous: The Similar and the Antithetical  Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1998  The Hay Project  Red Mill Gallery, Johnson, VT

1994  Voices from the East  Intermedia Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, MI


Diane Calder,“Continuing and Reccomended“, ArtScene,October 2012.

John O’Brien, “Margaret Griffith”, Artillery, Nov/Dec 2012.

Molly Enholm, “Margaret Griffith Installation at Ruth Bachofner Gallery”, Art ltd. Nov/Dec 2012.

Michelle  Weiner, “Lace Art”, LA Centric, Issue Oct/Nov 2012, 24-25.

James Scarborough, “Sweet Subversives: Contemporary California Drawings Long Beach Museum of Art“, Artillery, January/February 2010, Vol. 4/Issue 3, 46.

Shirle Gottieb,“Continuing and Reccomended“, ArtScene, January 2010.

Doug Harvey, “Last Round, Looking forward into the past with “At The Brewery Project: The Finale“, LA Weekly,  January 16-22, 2009, Vol. 31/No.9, 44-45.     

Leah Ollman, “The definition of drawing, expanded“, Los Angeles Times,  March 10th, 2006, E19.   

Peter Frank, “Major Drawings at Carl Berg Gallery“, Art Scene, April 2006,18.

Kerry Kugelman, “NowHere/Nowhere at the Brewery Project”, Coagula Art Journal, August, 2004, 26.

Dave Eisenstadt, “Exhibit displays range of watercolor uses”, Easy Reader, July 22, 2004, 12-13.

Michael Hixon, “Waterfall of Colors”, The Beach Reporter, July 29, 2004, 57.


The Drawing Center Viewing Program Artist, New York, NY