Marilyn Kirsch has been making art professionally for over 35 years. In 1973 she received her
BFA in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art in Boston. In 1976 she received her MFA
in Painting from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, also in Boston.
Kirsch also studied welding and was making sculpture in addition to her painting from 1990-1995.
She has always been interested in photography and over the past several years working with
photography and photo-collage has become an integral part of her work as an artist.
Her work has been exhibited throughout the United States, including New York, Philadelphia, Boston,
Palo Alto, Santa Barbara, Albuquerque and Iowa City. She has exhibited her work Internationally including
group exhibitions in Marseille, France and Bogota, Colombia. Her solo exhibitions include shows at the
Philadelphia Art Alliance, Akar Architecture & Design in Iowa City and the University of Szeged in Hungary.
Her work is included in many private and corporate collections.
She lives in New York City with her husband, Gabor T. Herman, a Professor of Computer Science.