Rose Marie Prins’ mixed-media paintings and sculptures have been featured in solo and group exhibitions in museums, cultural centers, and galleries throughout the United States, including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Jonson Gallery at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, the Art Museum at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville; the Polk Museum of Art in Lakeland, Florida; the Gulf Coast Museum in Largo, Florida; the Center for Contemporary Arts in Santa Fe; the Bridge for Emerging Contemporary Art in New Orleans; Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art in Newark, New Jersey; the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts in Sweet Briar and at Moulin à Nef, Auvillar, France; the Erector Square Gallery in New Haven, Connecticut; the Bridge Street Gallery in Big Fork Montana; the Courtyard Gallery in Alameda, California; the Merlin Gallery in San Francisco; the Woman’s Building in Los Angeles and the Johannesburg Municipal Art Gallery in South Africa.
Her work is in public, corporate, and private collections in the United States, Canada, and in Europe including the Jonson Gallery at the University of New Mexico, Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, Alfonso Architects in Tampa, Perconti Data Systems in St. Petersburg; Island Massage Therapy in Tierra Verde, Florida, and Creative Network, Toronto.
She is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including, most recently, a Specific Cultural Projects Grant from the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs in 2019, an Individual Artist Grant supported by the St Petersburg Arts Alliance and funded by the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs in 2018, and a 2016 Creative Pinellas Individual Artist Grant. Residency fellowships include the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts in Amherst County, Virginia, and Moulin à Nef in Auvillar, France; the Sanskriti Kendra in New Delhi, India; the Mary Anderson Center for the Arts in Louisville, Kentucky, and the Hambidge Center for the Creative Arts and Sciences in Rabun Gap, Georgia.
Rose Marie received a Ph.D. in Studio Art from The Union Institute and University, an MA in Art from Goddard College, and a BFA in Painting from the San Francisco Art Institute.