Marguerite Elliot is an artist, curator, and video producer based in the Bay Area. She received her B.A. from Pitzer College, and taught at the Los Angeles Woman’s Building, and Otis College of Art and Design. Among her recent publications is the book The Woman’s Building and Feminist Art Education, 1973-1991: A Pictorial Herstory, published in conjunction with the Getty Initiative and Otis College of Art and Design. As a sculptor and curator, her work has been concerned with feminist, anti-nuclear, social/political, and environmental issues. Her current art includes small and large scale welded and mixed media sculpture.
Elliot has exhibited her work in numerous solo and group shows in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York City, and is in numerous public and private collections including the New York Museum of Modern Art. Her work has been reviewed in major national newspapers and art publications including the Los Angeles Times, Village Voice, Art Week, and the Washington Post. She is a recipient of a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Elliot’s curatorial experience includes private, non-profit, and municipal galleries In Los Angeles and San Francisco.
Currently, she is the owner of Elliot Art Productions, a company that works with artists to market their art, and specializes in creative, promotional videos for artists.
Ms. Elliot lives in Marin County, California. She is an avid hiker, biker, skier, scuba diver, and inquisitive world traveler.