artist's books 1993-present

Monica Pierce
Born:   1970, Houston, Texas
             Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

2009   MS. BPS in Acupuncture, Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences. New York, New York

1995   M.F.A., Painting, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
             (attended second year of M.F.A. program at Temple University Rome, Italy campus) 

1993   B.F.A., Experimental Studies, East Texas State University, Commerce, Texas
Solo and Two Person Exhibitions
2005   Monica Pierce: Recent Work, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas
2003   Monica Pierce: Recent Drawings and Paintings, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas
2002   Monica Pierce: New Paintings and Works on Paper, Eugene Binder Gallery, Marfa, Texas
           Tide, RC Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
2000   Monica Pierce: Works on Paper, James Galllery, Houston, Texas
           Monica Pierce, Pattern Book, Women and Their Work, Austin, Texas (catalog)
1999   Trish Lewandowsky, Monica Pierce, James Gallery, Houston, Texas
1997   Jimmie Hudson, Monica Pierce, Gray Matters, Dallas, Texas
1996   Texas Solos, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas
1995   Melissa Fellner, Monica Pierce (M.F.A. Graduate Exhibition), Temple Rome Gallery, 
              Rome, Italy
Group Exhibitions
2019 PINK, Eugene Binder Gallery, Marfa, Texas 
2018 East Coast-West Coast, Curated Works on Paper, Olympic Mills, Portland, Oregon
2007   Mulcahy Modern: 07, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas
2006   Mulcahy Modern: 06, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas
2005   The Gang’s All Here, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas
2004   24, Eugene Binder Gallery, Marfa, Texas (organized by John Beech and Eugene Binder)
            100 Drawings, Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas
            Drawing Under the Influence: Lee Baxter Davis and his protégés, Curator Greg Metz, 
              The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, Texas
           Decade: Ten Year Anniversary Exhibition, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas
2003   Condition Red, Eugene Binder Gallery, Marfa, Texas
2002   Prickly: Monica Pierce, Jin-Ya Huang, Nate Cassie, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas        
2001   Elena Berriolo, Elizabeth McGrath, Monica Pierce, Sue Scott, Jeanne Tremel, Mary 
               Weatherford, Eugene Binder Gallery, Long Island, New York 
           Surfacing, Curator Christine Bisetto, Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Dallas, Texas  
2000   Drawn: An Exhibition of Selected Drawings, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, Texas
           Urban Girls, Curator Sara Kellner, Buffalo, New York 
           First Blush: New Painting from Houston, Curator Sara Kellner, Colgate University Gallery 
1999   Women and Their Work 1999 Member’s Exhibition, Curator Suzanne Weaver, Austin, 
           Some Kind of Wonderful, Part II, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, Texas
           A Hot Show: Abstract Paintings, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas
1998   CAV(e) Painters, Texas A & M at Commerce, Commerce, Texas
1997   The Visceral Intellect, Juror Sue Graze, Women and Their Work, Austin, Texas
           Picture Play—Seven Texas Painters, Curator Constance Lowe, University of Texas at 
              San Antonio Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
            Mark Cole, Monica Pierce, Tom Sime, charlieuniformtango, Dallas, Texas
            New Views: Eight Emerging Texas Artists, Curator Sue Graze, Gerlad Peters Gallery, 
               Dallas, Texas
1995   MAC Memebers Invitational, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, Texas
1994   The Big Show, Juror Tom Moody, Lawndale Art and Performance Center, Houston, Texas
2001-2006   Viewing Program Artist, Drawing Center, New York
1997   Dallas Museum of Art Awards to Young Artists, Arch and Anne Giles Kimbrough Fund
1995   Scholarship to attend Temple University Rome
Kutner, Janet. :2005: Year in Review.” The Dallas Morning News, December 27, 2005.
Babcock, Mark. “Mulcahy’s Decade.”, May 7, 2004.
Terranova, Charissa. “’Decade’: Ten Year Anniversary Exhibition.” Dallas Observer, May 3rd 
    Edition, 2004.
Healy Parker, Peggy. :art in Dallas: Emerging Texas & New York Artists at Mulcahy Modern.” 
   DHome & Garden, January/February 2004 Issue.
Kutner, Janet. “Bright light, big city: Dallas painter Monica Pierce is making it in Manhattan.” The 
   Dallas Mornng News, April 6th, 2003. Sunday Arts Section: Page 1G, 6G. Photos.
Mitchell, Charles Dee. “Monica Pierce: Recent Drawings and Paintings at Mulcahy Modern.” 
     HYPERLINK "", March 29, 2003. Photos.
Daniel, Mike. “’Prickly’ at Mulcahy Modern.” The Dallas Morning News Weekend Guide, February 
    1, 2002: 48. Photo.
Klaasmeyer, Kelley. “Contemplative Spaces.” Houston Press, May 18, 2000.
Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire. “A Larger Pattern Emerges in Pierce’s Works.” Austin American 
   Statesmen, January 11, 2000. Photo.
Wilcott, Ben. “Pattern Book.” Austin Chronicle, January 28, 2000. Photo.
Daniel, Mike. “on the Verge.” The Dallas Morning News July 30, 1999: 49. Photo.
Helber, Annabelle Massey. “Some Kind of Wonderful, Part II.” The Met, July 14th, 1999.
Welch, Roger. “Different Strokes.” San Antonio Express-News, December 11, 1997.
Kutner, Janet. “Artworks Poke Fun at Their Antecedents.” Dallas Morning News, February 23, 
McCabe, Bret. Prickly exhibition at Mulcahy Modern catalog. January 2002.
Moody, Tom. “Pattern Book.” Catalog essay for exhibition, January, 2000.
Public Collections
Accenture, Dallas, Texas
Lake Austin Spa Corporate Collection, Austin