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ADVANCING THE ARTS ACROSS MARYLAND

MAGGIE GOURLAY

MAGGIE GOURLAY

Artist Work

Erosion
2015
Drywall, embroidery thread, Silver dura-lar, latex paint, plywood
13 ft x 3 ft
Drywall Boxes
2014-2016
Drywall, embroidery thread, Silver dura-lar, latex paint, plywood
Mirror Homes, 1, 2, 3
2016
drywall, mirrors, screenprint, light
each box 4 x 4 x 3.5"
Invasive Species (English Ivy)
2017
screenprint, mirrored paper, shelf
16" x 6"
Chipped Paint Group
2014
White latex paint or gesso, screenprint, acrylic ink
18" x 64" (all four panels)
Small Chipped Paint
2013
White latex paint or gesso, screenprint, acrylic ink
10" x 8"

Artist Information

County
Montgomery County
Artistic Category

Visual Arts

Artist Statement

My art has focused on where the concrete meets the ephemeral using home as a metaphor.

Artist Bio

Maggie Gourlay is an interdisciplinary artist and part-time Art Deparment faculty member at Montgomery College.  She has had solo exhibits at CULTURALDC's mobile art gallery, Adah Rose Gallery, School 33, the Creative Alliance Amelie Rotheschild Gallery, and Towson University.  Local group exhibits include VisArts, the Arlington Arts Center, McLean Project for the Arts, Glenview Mansion, Workhouse Arts Center, Target Gallery, Hood College, Notre Dame University of Maryland, the Corcoran College of Art, and MICA.  Other exhibits include the Seacourt Print Workshop in Northern Ireland, b.j. spoke gallery in New York, Creative Arts Workshop in Connecticut, among others. She participated in PULSE NY 2014 with Adah Rose Gallery, received purchase grants from the DCAHC in 2012, and was a semi-finalist for Trawick Prize in 2010 and 2017 and the Sondheim Prize in 2015.