News & Upcoming Events


Vermont Studio Center (Full Fellowship)
July 7 - August 2, 2019

MacDowell Colony (Full Fellowship)
December 2019


Interlopers: Works on Paper
(April 26 - May 18, 2019)
EVOKE Contemporary
Santa Fe, NM

I am delighted to be exhibiting two drawings in the Interlopers: Works on Paper exhibition at EVOKE Contemporary. Earth, shown below, from both my Omniscient Body and Overview installations, will be on display, as well as a portrait drawing.


Thank you so much to the Cincinnati CityBeat for the lovely review of my recent exhibition Overview at Manifest Gallery, and for selecting it as the 'Best Solo Exhibition at a Gallery' in Best of Cincinnati 2019!

Read the review below or in the online version of the magazine at:

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I am delighted to have won Manifest Gallery’s ONE Prize, an international prize from which my work ‘Overview’ was chosen from 927 entries by 18 jurors across the U.S. Please visit the Manifest Gallery website for more information.

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I am very excited to be one of 20 artists from around the world heading to Jerusalem, Israel in a month's time, where I have been invited to create a site-specific installation at an artist residency at HaMiffal Cultural Center!

From the ArtBnB website: “20 artists from around the world are coming to Jerusalem for two weeks of art. They will join 21 local artists to create artworks, workshops and one big exhibition that will display the products of the residency.”

I will be staying and working at HaMiffal (‘The Factory’) Cultural Center:



Upcoming Workshop:

Marina Fridman Still Life

& Still Life Drawing

I will be teaching a Composition and Still Life Workshop for the Peace River Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists on Saturday, November 24 from 9:30am to 4:30pm.

Please see the Peace River Chapter’s Workshop page for details on how to sign up!


Marina Fridman Booooooom

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Thank you to Booooooom for featuring my older series of interior drawings in an Artist Spotlight!



Very excited to be featured on Hi Fructose Magazine's website!
Click on the image to read the full article.



I am thrilled to have received an Honorable Mention in the International Sculpture Center's Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award! Click on the image above to read the entire Press Release on Alfred University's website.



Please join me on Saturday, April 28th for the opening reception of my two-person MFA Thesis Exhibition with Brian Westrick,
titled 'Out of Body/Into Being.' It will feature my first immersive drawing installation, as well as other works.

MFA Thesis Exhibition: April 28, 2018
'Out of Body, Into Being'

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Show cards have arrived for my upcoming MFA Thesis Exhibition!

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Sculpture Space Artist in Residence 2019

I am thrilled to have been selected to be an Artist in Residence at the Sculpture Space Artist Residency in 2019!

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