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apsara: an improvisation
Silent Faces / Angkor
Bayon; The Buddha Box
On the Blue Shore of Silence
The Book of Santa Barbara
Patagonia - Ultima Esperanza
The Book of
Santa Barbara
La Ultima Esperanza
The Tragic History of Hamlet
Sacred Geography
Sonnets of the
Himalaya and Tibet

Sienna Craig
and Mary Heebner

Deep Thermal
Paintings by Mary Heebner
Poems by Clayton Eshleman

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Papermaking residency
May - June, 2015
at Museo della Carta e della Filigrana,
Fabriano Italy
Intimacy: The Paintings
Conjuring Rain
The Venus Paintings
A Survey of Artist's Books from
Simplemente Maria Press and the Paintings that Inspired Them
See the installation
Silent Faces
Unearthed Indigo 1
Geography of a Face: Mediterranean
Geography of a Face
Muse Elements

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Current Exhibitions

Edward Cella Art + Architecture
and Cabana Home present

Conjuring Rain
February 12-Mar 20th 2015

Starting Here:
A Selection of Distinguished Artists from UCSB

May 17–August 10, 2014
Art Design & Architecture Museum, UCSB

Livres du' Artistes d'aujourd'hui
New York Center for Book Arts

Participant in
The International Papermakers Conference

July 1–6, 2014
Fabriano Italy

Coming in February 2014
The Venus Paintings

Cabana Home
111 Santa Barbara Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
This version of the Venus Paintings installation also contains new work made in 2014

Also in February:
Silent Faces / Angkor—Mapping the Geography of a Face
February 1 - May 28, 2014

Mansfield Freeman Center for South Asian Studies
Wesleyan University, CT
**Artist Residency at Wesleyan April 5-11, 2014

Coming in March:
A Survey of Artist's Books from Simplemente Maria Press and the Paintings that Inspired Them
March 1-30, 2014

Kalamazoo Center for the Book and University of Western Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI
**Artist Residency at KBAC March 5-11, 2014

The Venus Paintings

Edward Cella Art + Architecture
Nov 2 - Dec 28, 2013
Opening Reception: Sat, Nov 2, 6-8 pm
Exhibition Talk with Mary Heebner:
Saturday, Nov 16, 5 pm
Catalogue is available with essay by
Dr. E. Bruce Robertson
Concurrently on view:
William Dole: Selected Collages

Invisible Realms
Encountering the Sacred

Westmont College Ridley-Tree Museum of Art
Aug 22 - Oct 12, 2013

curated by Peter Frank
Westmont Ridley-tree Museum of Art
May 16-June 22, 2013

Mary Heebner: A Survey of Artist's Books from Simplemente Maria Press (1995-2013) and the Paintings that Inspired Them.
Chapman University Leatherby Libraries
One University Drive
Orange, California

Craneway Pavillion
1414 Harbour Way S
Richmond, CA 94804
February, 2013
Codex 2013

Ten Artists to Watch
Selected by Peter Frank
LA Center for Digital Art (LACDA)
December 13-January 5, 2012

Limuw - an Ode to the Sea
Contemporary Arts Forum
Satellite @ Hotel Indigo
Jan 27, 2013 - Jan 1, 2014

Selections - Cabana Home
Works by Pedro E. Guerrero, Mary Heebner, Brian Hollister, and Ruth Pastine
September 18 - November 3, 2012

Figure Fragments
The Part as a Whole
August 27, 2012 - January 18, 2013
Channing Peake Gallery

Dual Visions
artists Mary Heebner and Macduff Everton explore Chile'e Patagonia
September 13 - November 16, 2012

Exploding the Codex
Exploding the Codex: The Theater of the Book
Friday, June 15, 6-8 pm
The San Francisco Center for the Book

Cleveland Ohio
October 17-21, 2012

January 23, 2012 February 16, 2012

Double Trouble
Married to Art and Each Other
November 12, 2011 January 14, 2012

Double Trouble

View from Here: SB Museum of Art
Santa Barbara Artists in the Permanent Collection
October 1, 2011 January 1, 2012

Edward Cella Art + Architecture
July 9 - August 28, 2011
6018 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA

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Black Island
The Carl Cherry Center for the Arts
4th at Guadalupe, Carmel, CA

January 11 - February 19th 2011
Cherry Center
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simplemente maria press
will be an exhibitor at the Third Biennial
February 6-9, 2011 UCB, Berkeley, CA
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The West Coast Debut
Edward Cella Art + Architecture
6018 Wilshire Blvd.
(Across street from Broad/LACMA)
March 6 - April 17, 2010

Edward Cella Art + Architecture

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