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2015 “Artist's Books 2015”, The Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, Michigan

2015 “Gallery Artists, New Space” Edward Cella Art+Architecture Los Angeles, CA

2014 “Behind the Personal Library: Collectors Creating the Canon” The Center for Book Arts, New York NY, curated by Alex Campos with Johanna Drucker, Jae J Rossman, Tony White

2014“Starting Here: A Selection of Distinguished Artists from UCSB, Art, Design & Architecture Museum University of California, Santa Barbara, CA Elyse Gonzales, Jane Mulfinger curators

2014 “6018 Wilshire” Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, Ed Cella, Carl Berg curators

2014 “Livres d' Artistes Today: New York Center for the Book, New York, and Miami Dade College Gallery, Miami, FL Illus. Catalogue

2014 “Contemporary Watermarks” Museo della Carta, Fabriano Italy, International Papermakers Association IAPMA exhibition and conference

2014 San Francisco Contemporary Art Fair, Edward Cella Gallery, San Francisco CA

2014 Texas Contemporary Art Fair, Edward Cella Gallery, Houston, TX

2013 “Invisible Realms: Encountering the Sacred”, Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA catalogue, curator: Judy Larson

2013 “Confluence” Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA curator: Peter Frank

2013 CODEX International Book Arts Exhibit and symposium, Berkeley, CA

2013 “Eye of the Beholder” Museum of Contemporary Art, satellite exhibit, Santa Barbara, CA

2012 "Watermark" handmade paper exhibition; IAPMA and Friends of Dard Hunter Convention, Morgan Conservatory, Cleveland, OH

2012 "Figure Fragments: The part as the whole" curated by Priscilla Bender-Shore, County Art Commission Channing Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA - Mailer

2012 "Exploding the Codex" curated by Daisy Carlson San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA - Mailer

2012 "Cave Paper: 2012 Book Artist Award" Minnesota Center for Book Arts, honoring A.Degener and B. O'Malley with exhibition of artists' books using Cave Paper, Minneapolis, MN

2012 "Persistence: Tradition of Abstraction in Santa Barbara" curated by Dane Goodman, Atkinson Gallery of Art, SBCC, Santa Barbara, CA

2011-12 "The View From Here: Artists from the Permanent Collection" curated by Julie Joyce Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara CA

2011 "LA Connected" Edward Cella Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011 "Double Trouble" curated by Nancy Gifford, The Art Find, Santa Barbara, Ca - Mailer

2011 "Topographies" Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Los Angeles, CA

2011 "Exploding the Codex" Throckmorton Theatre Gallery, Mill Valley, CA, Curated by Daisy Carlson

2011 "Achromatic Variations" Jane Deering Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2011 CODEX International Book Arts Exhibit and symposium, Berkeley, CA

2011 "Achromatic Variations" Jane Deering Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2011 "Exploding the Codex: The Theater of the Book" Throckmorton Theater Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

2011 CODEX International Book Arts exhibit and symposium, Berkeley, CA

2010-11 "The Garth Clark, Mark del Vecchio Collection" Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Houston, Texas "39NOW" DEN Contemporary Art, curated by Sophia Louisa, Los Angeles CA

2010 "New - Used - Borrowed" Chapman University’s Guggenheim Gallery, Orange, California

2009 "Storylines: Narrative Works from the Permanent Collection," University Art Museum, UC Santa Barbara, California

2009 "The Visual Word", Coastline Community College Art Gallery, Huntington Beach, CA - Mailer

2007 "Made in Santa Barbara", Santa Barbara Museum of Art - new photographers July 2007 - Catalog

2007 "Welcome to Our Neighborhood", Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Santa Barbara, CA

2007  “Sacred Texts/Contemporary Forms: Spiritual Traditions in the Digital Age”, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI

2006 "Mani Wall & A Sacred Geography," UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, Los Angeles, CA - Mailer - Mailer

2006 "ARTscottsdale," Represented by Edward Cella Art + Architecture

2006 The Berkus Collection, Channng Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA / catalogue essay by Josef Woodard - Catalog
Cal Poly University Art Gallery

2005-06 "Five Artists Create Books," Owens College, Terhune and Ohio State University galleries

2005 "The Artist Turns to the Book," Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA

2005 “UCLA Collects: Bodies of Knowledge,” Fowler Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

2005 "Shakespeare as Muse," Schneider Museum of Art, Southern Oregon State University, Ashland, Oregon

2005 “Hand-Pulled Prints XII” StoneMetal Press, San Antonio, TX

2004 "Above Ground Level," curated by Stephen Johns; Gronk, Laddie Dill, Mary Heebner, Peter Alexander, Stephen Johns, Scott Kitano, Peter Shire, Los Angeles International Airport, Terminal One with Scott Canty, Director Cultural Affairs and also at Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, “AGL” exhibition August 2004 - Artist Bios

2003 "Beyond Reading" Eclipse Art Center, Arlington VA

2002 "Forumulations" Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2001-2002 "SO CAL-led Books" New York Center for the Book, New York, NY, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah. Charles E. Young Library, University of California at Los Angeles.

2001On the Blue Shore of Silence: Poems of the Sea by Pablo Neruda "New Editions" Dieu Donne Gallery NYC
On the Blue Shore of Silence: Poems of the Sea by Pablo Neruda, Fundación Neruda, Santiago, CHILE
"Artist's Books about Artists" Book as Art XIII, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC

2001 "Western Horizon" exhibition to inaugurate Abram publication of Everton's photographs & Heebner's commentaries, Santa Barbara Museum of Art Santa Barbara, California


Western Horizon: Macduff Everton, photographs and Mary Heebner, commentary & sketches plus Western Trilogy limited edition book
Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, California 2000 - Mailer

Permanent Collection of American Artists, United States Embassy Moscow, RUSSIA, curated by Virginia Shore - Catalog

2000 "Artist Invitational Print-a-Thon," curator Elaine LeVasseur, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, California

1999 "So Cal-Led Book Artists" San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, California

1997 Pyramid Atlantic Book Fair, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Joshua Heller Rare Books, Inc., Washington, DC

1997 "Artists on the Road: Travel as Source of Inspiration" National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC - Catalog

1997 Japan II exhibition of work on paper in conjunction with "Women Beyond Borders", Chiba, Japan

1997 Fourteenth Anniversary Exhibition, Linda Hodges, Seattle, Washington

1996 Women/Beyond Borders companion exhibition with "Pandora's Box: Women in Classical Greece" Antiken Museum
Sammling Ludwig, Basel, Switzerland

1996 Selected Work from Global Focus Exhibition in Beijing, China, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC

1995-2000 Women Beyond Borders Traveling exhibition originally of 200 women artists from 20+ countries selected venues include: Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, National Museum of Kenya, Extra Moenia, Todi, Italy, ICC Contemporary Gallery, Jerusalem, Milton Keynes Gallery, England, Styrian Autumn Festival, Graz, Austria, University of Sydney, Australia, Tomei Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, Havana, Cuba, Sculpture Square, Singapore, Fowler Museum, LA -            Catalog

1995 Global Focus: United Nations Conference on Women, Beijing, China

1995 “Santa Barbara Artists: Heebner, Reese, Tanner,” Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA - Mailer

1994 Group Show of gallery artists Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, Califonia
Group Show of gallery artists Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, Washington

1993 "Gallery Artists" Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
"Selections from the Charles Craig Collection" Conejo Valley Museum of Art, Thousand Oaks, Ca.

1992 "A Tribute to Small" Anne Reid Gallery, Sun Valley Idaho, Ro Snell Gallery, Group show, Santa barbara, California

1992 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Art Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1992 "Recollections: A Tribute to William Dole", curated by Lisa Phaneuf , Santa Barbara Museum of Art
for the De La Guerra Gallery, Santa Barbara, California

1991 "Santa Barbara Artists", Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California 1990
"Monoprints By California Artists at Black Mesa Workshop," Lone Pine Gallery, Irvine, California
"Selections," Markel/Sears, New York City, New York
"Santa Barbara Arts Invitational," curated by Nancy Doll Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California

1988 "Imagénes" Casa de Cultura, Oaxaca, Oaxaca Mexico

1988-86 "Collage: West Coast," University of Oregon Museum of Art, Eugene, Oregon (traveling exhibition) curated by Michael Whitenack

1987 "Garden of Earthly Delights" Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California

1986 "Works on Paper," Allrich Gallery, San Francisco, California
"Concha, Heebner, Goodman: New Paintings," Allrich Gallery, San Francisco, California

1985 "Artwatch '85," Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California
"Artwatch '85," Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
"Self-Portraits: 60 California Artists," Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California
"Five Artists," Hodges-Banks Gallery, Seattle, Washington

1984 "Olympic Arts Festival," Los Angeles County Museum of Art Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Olympic Arts Festival," University of California, Santa Barbara, California

1983 "Small Works," Hodges-Banks Gallery, Seattle, Washington
"On, Of, and About Paper," U.S.A. Today Exhibition, Washington, D.C.

1981 "Introductions: Five Artists," Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
"National Works on Paper," Cheney Cowles Museum, Spokane, Washington Fountain Gallery of Art, Portland, Oregon

1980 "Mary Heebner and Harry Reese," Santa Barbara Museum of Art: The Annex, Santa Barbara, California - Mailer
Transamerica Center, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
Allrich Gallery, San Francisco, California
Kathryn Markel Fine Arts Inc., New York, New York

1979 "Santa Barbara Artists Invitational," Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California

1978 College of Creative Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, California

1976 Santa Barbara Drawings," Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California - Catalog

1976 Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, California


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