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Marcia Pitch is a visual artist living and working in Vancouver. Having received her B.F.A. from the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, she attended the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, California and the University of British Columbia, obtaining her teacher’s training in Art Education. She has exhibited in numerous solo and group shows across Canada. A recipient of several Canada Council Visual Arts Grants, her work is in many private and public collections in North America and represented in numerous catalogues.

Ms.Pitch’s work continues to be on the “cutting edge” of contemporary art – presenting a unique, penetrating and powerful vision of our society.

Education:
1965-68 B.F.A. University of Manitoba
1968-69 Graduate work, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, California
1969-70 Teaching Certificate, University of British Columbia

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2014: Reach Museum, Abbotsford
2012: Harcourt House, Edmonton
2009: TNG Gallery +15 Window, Calgary
2003: Art + Soul Gallery, Vancouver
2001: Gallery 1C03, University of Winnipeg
1993: Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina
1993: Gallery of the South Okanagan, Penticton
1987: Shalom Gallery, Vancouver
1985: Pitt International Galleries, Vancouver
1984: Burnaby Art Gallery
1982: Plug In Gallery, Winnipeg
1982: S.A.W. Gallery, Ottawa
1982: Powerhouse Gallery, Montreal
1981: Sunshine Coast Art Gallery, Sechelt
1981: Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver
1980: Women In Focus Gallery, Vancouver

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2016: Griffin Art Project: Kitchen Midden,
curated by Anne Low and Garth Moore
2013: Disquiet: Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George (catalogue)
2010: Simon Fraser Gallery: The Things That We Do
2010: Port Moody Art Centre: Midnight in the Nursery
2007: Gallery Gachet Art Toys: Making Belief
1993: ARTROPOLIS
1993: Straight from the Pile: Burnaby Art Gallery
1992: Two Walls: Grunt Gallery
1991: Community Arts Council Gallery
1990: Malaspina Print Show
1989: “Some Assembly Required”: Seattle
1988: Burnaby Art Gallery
1988: Cartwright St. Gallery
1988: Winnipeg Art Gallery
1987: ARTROPOLIS
1985: Charles H. Scott Gallery
1984: THE WAREHOUSE SHOW
1983: A.K.A. Gallery: Saskatoon
1980: Contemporary Art Gallery

Collections:
Winnipeg Art Gallery
Burnaby Art Gallery
Contemporary Art Gallery
Private collections