Mary Staley

Department of Visual Arts and Design

Montgomery College -  Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
7600 Takoma Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912





Master of Fine Arts, Fibers (M.F.A.)

Antioch University, Columbia, MD, 1980


Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art (B.A.)

University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 1977


Associate of Arts, Art, (A.A.)

Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD, 1975


Teaching Experience:

Professor of Art

Montgomery College, Takoma Park Campus

Takoma Park, MD


Department Chairperson 1992-1994


Selected Exhibitions:

Printmaking and Beyond

Montpelier Cultural Arts Center, Laurel, MD, April, 2009


Unity and Diversity

Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD, and

Glenview Mansion, Rockville, MD, 2007


Alternate Routes

Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD, 2004


Shipworks (Solo exhibition)

Gallery, Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD, October 1999


The Pride Pictures (Solo exhibition)

Gallery, Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD, November 1990


Montgomery County Juried Art Exhibition

Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Bethesda, MD, 1986


The Southwest Photographs (Solo exhibition)

Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD, 1986


Montpelier Invitational Photography Exhibit

Montpelier Cultural Arts Center, Laurel, MD, 1985

The Dog Show

Glen Echo Gallery, Glen Echo, MD, 1984


20th Annual Juried Show

Academy of the Arts, Easton, MD, 1984


The Palladium Print Today

Laurie Klein Gallery, Brookfield, CT, 1984


The Classical Photograph

Boston Visual Artist Union, Boston, MA, 1983

Light Factory Juried Exhibition

Charlotte, NC, 1983


Works in Public Places (Invitational)

Maryland State Arts Council, Baltimore, MD, 1983


Found Objects/Familiar Things

Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA, 1982

Photography 82/83

Maryland State Arts Council, Traveling Exhibit

Frances Fralin, Ron Hill and Roland Freeman, Jurors


Montgomery County Juried Art Exhibition

Rockville, MD, May 1982

Diane Brown, Juror


Unpeopled Spaces

Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA, 1982

Kathleen Ewing, Juror


Faculty Exhibits

Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD

Annually since 1981