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gallery artist: Marcia crumley

about the artist

Marcia Crumley is a Boston-based artist known for infusing bold and unexpected colors into her colorful, contemporary landscapes. She works primarily in acrylics, exploiting their saturated hues to full advantage. Her landscapes capture the spirit and mood of New England scenery through a lush palette and rich textures. Marcia was named one of "five standout artists to keep your eye on" by Maine Home + Design in September of 2017.

Marcia’s recent solo exhibitions include:

  • Seasonal Landscapes, Winchester Public Library, Winchester, MA, April 2018
  • Colorscapes: Recent Landscapes, StoveFactory Gallery, Charlestown, MA, April 2016
  • Artist of the Week, The Nice Niche (online-exhibit), Southampton, NY, May 2014
  • Expressive Landscapes, Harris Berman Diversity Gallery, Tufts Health Plan, Watertown, MA, Feb through March 2014
  • Artist of the month, Art@Blitz, Blitz Media, Waltham, MA, March 2013
  • Artist of the month, Ardentlifemedia.com (online-exhibit), Los Angeles, CA March 2013
  • Currents, StoveFactory Gallery, Charlestown, MA, November 2012

Her work has been shown in group exhibitions in Boston landmarks including International Place, Boston City Hall and the Prudential Center. She has also participated in local and national juried exhibitions, including:

  • Bouncing off the Walls, NewTV Gallery, Newton Highlands, MA, April-July 2017
  • Milton Art Center Juried Exhibition, Milton, MA, March-April 2017
  • Darkness Into Light, Arlington (MA) Center for the Arts, February 2016
  • United South End Artists, Boston City Hall, July 2015
  • 29th Annual Omer T. Lassonde Open Juried Exhibition, New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH, April 2015
  • Neighborhood Artists: Charlestown, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA, November 2013-March 2014
  • Digital Exhibit: The Story of the Creative, See.Me Gallery, Long Island City, NY, 2013

Marcia' s client list includes individual collectors across the U.S., and Brazil, Canada, Germany, Australia and Saudi Arabia. Her work is featured in several corporate art collections, including: 

  • Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA,
  • East Boston Community Health Center, Winthrop, MA
  • American Tower, Woburn, MA

Marcia studied painting at Massachusetts College of Art and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. She is a member of the SoWa Artists Guild and the Newton Art Association.