Mary Bergs
2620 Colfax Av S, Minneapolis MN 55408:    after March 2018   398 Jenkynsville Rd, Benton WI


Preliminary Findings, Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN Jan 2017
What We Think We Know, with Wilber Schilling Track 29 Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 2016
Objetos Encontrados, Museo Regional De San Ramon, San Ramon, Costa Rica 2015
Word Play, Traveling Museum Pop-up Project Exhibit, Wilmar, MN 2014
The Quilting Bee Project, Susan Hensel Window Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 2014
Compounds of Obvious Formation, Tuck Under Projects, Minneapolis, MN 2013
The Sublime Mundane, Two Person Show, Bloomington Center for the Arts, Bloomington, MN 2013
Between Thoughts and Dreams, Solo Exhibition, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI 2013
Art Matters, Shoe Box Gallery. Mpls, MN 2009 Store front exhibition.
Every Day is Earth Day, Storefront Exhibition, Steeple People Thrift Store, Mpls MN 2009
This Time, Solo Exhibition, Institute for Health and Healing, Mpls, MN 2008
The Poetry of Everyday Life, Two-person show, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN 2007
Continuum, Solo exhibition, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN 2006
 Want of Wonder, Two person show, St John’s University, Collegeville, MN 2005
Observed, Solo exhibition, The Cube at Beco, Kansas City MO 2005
Everyday Visions, Two-person show, North Hennepin Community College, Brooklyn Park, MN, 2003
Lexicon, Solo Exhibition, Kansas City Artist Coalition, Kansas City, MO, 2003
Mediation/Meditation, Solo Exhibition, Atwood Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN, 2002


Get Lucky, Soo Visual Art Center Benefit, Mpls MN 2013
Forecast Public Art, 30th Anniversary Benefit, Mpls MN 2008
Thomas Barry Gallery, Summer Invitational, Mpls MN 2007
Franklin Art Works, Fifth Anniversary Benefit, Mpls, MN 2004
Draw, Soo Visual Art Center , Mpls, MN 2004


Applied Metaphors, Morrison Gallery, University of MN-Morris Campus, 2016
Minnesota Museum of American Art, Biennial Exhibition, St. Paul, MN 2014
Fluxjob, International Juried Exhibition, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Mpls MN 2014
Stellar, International Juried Exhibition Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Mpls, MN 2013
Untitled 9, Soo Visual Art Center Mpls, MN Juror: Chris Larson 2012
62nd  Juried Exhibition, Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, Iowa 2011 Juror: Gilbert Vicario
Altered Aesthetics, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Mpls MN 2010
Arrowhead Biennial, Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN 2008 – 09 Juror: Kris Douglas
Sioux City Art Center, 60th Juried Exhibition, Sioux City Iowa, 2006 Juror: Valerie Cassell Oliver
Rolling Plains Art Gallery, Juried Traveling Exhibition, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND 2004 – 2006
Art on the Plains, Regional Juried Exhibition, Plains Art Museum, Fargo ND 2003, 2001
Americas 2000: Paper Works, National Juried Exhibition, Minot State University, Minot, ND 2003

 Mary Bergs
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KHN Residents, University of Nebraska at Omaha Art Gallery 2017
The Residents, Stadler Gallery Falls City Library and Art Center in Falls City, Nebraska 2015
Floating Library, a floating pop-up exhibition at various lakes in the Minneapolis, MN and Vox Populi gallery, Philadelphia PA 2014, 2015, 2016
A Reader’s Art, Susan Hensel Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 2012
Confluence, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI 2010
801 Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 2010
Purpose, Process, Progress, Textile Center, Mpls MN 2008
Situations, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN 2008
Five-Foot Show, Gallery 360, Minneapolis, MN 2006
WARM Mentor/Protégée Exhibition, Minneapolis MN 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012
Materials and Objects, Center for Visual Art. Wausau WI, 2002
Foot in the Door Show, Group Show, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 2000, 2010


BFA, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
MSSW, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, Social Work
BA, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Social Work, Psychology


Jerome Foundation Fellowship Semifinalist, 2015
McKnight Foundation Fellowship Finalist, 2015
Artist Residency, Jerome Foundation, Tofte Lake Art Center, Ely, MN 2013
MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant, 2013
Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists Finalist, 2002
Jerome Foundation Travel/Study Grant, 2002


Curator, 71 France Gallery, Edina MN 2015 – present
Artist Residency, Jentel Foundation, Sheridan, Wyoming 2016
Artist Residency and Community Engagement Project, Grand Marais Art Colony, Grand Marais, MN 2015, 2016
Juror, Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council Annual Member Exhibition, St. Peter, MN 2014
Fairview Ridges Hospital, Art Consultant, 2014 – present
Artist Residency, Brush Creek Center for the Arts, Saratoga, Wyoming 2014
Artist Residency, Jerome Foundation, Tofte Lake Art Center, Ely, MN 2013
Presenter, Rural Arts and Culture Summit, Morris, MN 2013
CSA Artist, a joint project of Springboard for the Arts and, 2013
Artist Residency, Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, Nebraska City, NE 2010, 2013
Walker Art Center, Drawing Club Host Artist, Minneapolis, MN 2012
St Cloud Public Library Public Art Commission, St. Cloud MN 2010 – 2011
Artist Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Vermont 2010
Children’s Hospitals and Clinics, Minneapolis, MN Art and Design Consultant 2004-09
Drawing Center, NY, NY Viewing Program 2007- present
Artist Residency, New York Mills Cultural Center, New York Mills, MN 2007
Guest Artist, Minneapolis College of Art and Design Studio Kids Program 2007
Presenter, Society for Arts in Health Care Conference, Edmonton Canada 2005
Mentor, Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota 2005 – present
Artist in Residence, Rolling Plains Art Gallery, Pine River MN, 2004
Guest Artist, University of Minnesota, Morris campus, 2003
Fellow, Institute for Community Cultural Development, Intermedia Arts, 2003
Artist Residency, Cornucopia Art Center, Lanesboro, MN, 2002