Marcie Kaufman
8/11 The World is a Room Exhibition

One dozen of my pieces, including paintings, photographs, and mixed media works, are on view in The World is a Room, a 2-person exhibition at USC Hillel Art Gallery. The show opens on August 28th from 2-5pm and will be on view through November 10, 2011.

USC Hillel is located at the northeast corner of Hoover and Jefferson at 3300 S. Hoover St., Los Angeles, CA 90007. Additional parking is available at Hebrew Union College at 3077 University Ave., 2 blocks north of the gallery.
7/11 Chain Letter Exhibition at Shoshana Wayne Gallery

My work is currently in "Chain Letter" at Shoshana Wayne Gallery in Bergamot Station. The show was curated by Christian Cummings and (former LA Weekly critic) Doug Harvey. Artists were invited to participate through email chain letters that asked them to forward the invitation to 10 artists they admired. The massive resulting show is on view through Thursday, August 25th.

Shoshana Wayne Gallery is located at 2525 Michigan Ave # B1, Santa Monica, CA 90404-4031 or visit for more information.

Los Angeles-Istanbul Connection
18th Street Arts Center, Project Room
1629 18th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Opening reception: Saturday, May 7th, 6-9pm

Exhibition on view from May 7 - 30, 2011

Los Angeles-Istanbul Connection features work by five Turkish and five Los Angeles artists at the 18th Street Arts Center Project Room. The exhibition includes paintings, sculptures, photography, video and installations by Los Angeles based artists Carol Es, Gul Cagin, Marcie Kaufman, Arzu Arda Kosar, and Blair Townsend along with Istanbul based artists Insel Inal, Saliha Kasap, Elif Oner, Ozan Oganer and Alper Sen.

My Becher Series, recently featured in New American Paintings magazine, will be exhibited in this show.

Exhibition and artist information:

show&tell: the art of building
Zimmer Children’s Museum)
Bell Gallery
6505 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Opening Reception: Wednesday, May 4, 2011, 6 - 9 pm
RSVP required -

Exhibition on view from April 29 - June 17, 2011

Benefiting the Zimmer's innovative arts education outreach program, youTHink, this year's show&tell exhibition is centered around the theme of “building.” It will feature creative work focused on building family, building community and building the future. The collection is original, thoughtful and often playful.

One of my new water slide pieces, Mayim/Mayim, will be included in the show.

Exhibition gallery and information: zimmershowandtell

I am very excited that my artwork is included in the December 2010/January 2011 Pacific Coast edition of New American Paintings (#91). A 4-page spread of my "Becher Series" is featured in this highly competitive juried exhibition-in-print. Lawrence Rinder, Director of the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, chose the artwork for the publication. I am pleased to be one of 40 artists selected out of over 1000 for this magazine.

New American Paintings is currently on newsstands nationwide. To purchase a discounted magazine online for $15 including shipping (normally $20), visit this link:
8/13/10: I am pleased to announce that my work will be included in three exhibitions opening this month:

A special group exhibition of work created in collaboration with CalTech Scientist, Professor Shinsuke Shimojo

My work responds to Professor Shimojo's studies on tactile cognition--how the brain "reads" touch on the skin.

Gallery 825/ LA Art Association
825 N. La Cienega Blvd., LA, 90069
Opening Reception: Saturday, August 14th from 6pm- 9pm
Exhibition runs through August 27th at Gallery 825 and November 13-December 17, 2010 at The ICON Gallery

A four person show of work deviating from photography

This exhibition will feature a large selection of my work.

American Jewish University
Platt and Borstein Galleries
15600 Mulholland Drive, Bel Air, 90077
Opening Reception: Sunday, August 29th from 3-5pm
Exhibition runs through November 21st

A group exhibition curated by Donna Stein

This show features my piece, "Jacob", that I created in January during my residency at the Vermont Studio Center.

Hebrew Union College- JIR/LA
3077 University Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90077
Artist Reception: November 17th, 6pm
Exhibition runs from August 6th-December 21th
6/12/10: Art focused trip to Europe- Amsterdam, Art Basel, Berlin (in coordination with the Berlin Collective), and Helsinki
1/20/10: I'm currently at the Vermont Studio Center for a month-long artist residency. I received a full fellowship, generously sponsored by the Dedalus Foundation, in order to attend.
10/23/09: I hope that you will be able to see my work featured in the upcoming and current exhibitions and open studio listed below:

This Weekend: Brewery ArtWalk
I am participating in the Brewery ArtWalk this Saturday and Sunday, October 24th & 25th from 11a.m.-6p.m. I hope that you will come by and see my work and space. The Brewery is located at 2100 North Main Street, Los Angeles, 90031. Go to for directions and more details. My studio is located in building 600, studio 301. It is in the building across from Barbara's Restaurant.

November 7th: Couturier Gallery
I am very excited to exhibit a series of brand new paintings in "Los Angeles Currents" at Couturier Gallery. The show opens on Saturday, November 7th from 6-8pm and runs through December 30th. Couturier Gallery is located south of Beverly Blvd. at 166 N. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90036. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 11a.m.-5p.m. For more information visit or call 323-933-5557.

November 11th: Bell Gallery
Several of my photographs of Tel Aviv will be included in "Tel Aviv in Focus: A Centennial Celebration." The exhibition opens on November 11th at 6:30pm and runs through January 13, 2010 at the Bell Gallery located at 6505 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048. Gallery hours are Monday-Thursday 9a.m.-5p.m, Friday 9a.m-3:30 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Continuing: Hebrew Union College
Through December 31, 2009, three of my photographs and a large mixed media piece are on view in "Fresh Voices of Contemporary Jewish Artists" at Hebrew Union College. Hebrew Union College is located at 3077 University Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90007. It is adjacent to USC. Enter the parking lot from Hoover Blvd. Gallery hours are Monday- Friday, 9a.m.-5p.m.

Continuing: El Camino College
I have a new digital photograph in the "Faculty Show" at El Camino College Art Gallery. The exhibition continues through November 6th. Gallery hours are Monday & Tuesday 10a.m.-3 p.m.,Wednesday & Thursday 10a.m.-8p.m.,and Friday 10a.m.-2p.m.

Recently closed: IT Gallery
Two new mixed-media pieces on photographs I shot in Cuba were in "Divergent Views" at IT Gallery in downtown LA.