Marisa Rheem was born in 1989 in Washington D.C., USA. She currently lives in the Bay Area and works as an art consultant at a pop art gallery in the Financial District of San Francisco, CA. She received her BFA in Studio Art in 2014 from the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, NM. Marisa has received multiple awards for her artwork, and has had her artwork displayed in multiple group shows, as well as in public and private collections. In 2019, Marisa debuted her series “Impermanent Fascination”, her first solo exhibition which premiered in Oakland, CA before traveling internationally to Tel Aviv, Israel. She is exhibiting at three art fairs this spring and has a show at the International Art Museum of America in August 2020.



Washington D.C.



Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, NM, BFA, Studio Arts

Solo Exhibitions 



(Upcoming) Mixture Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, April

(Upcoming) International Art Museum of America, San Francisco, CA , August

Impermanent Fascination, Jackknife Studios/Gallery, Oakland, CA

Group Exhibitions 






Until We Meet Again, Treat Gallery, New York, NY, Premiered May 18

What to Wear, Gestalt Projects and BG Gallery, Curated Artsy Exhibition, April 16 - June 9

(Upcoming) Metamorphose, RAW San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

(Upcoming) Jackknife Studios/Gallery, Oakland, CA

(Upcoming) Fresh Paint Art Fair, Mixture Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

(Upcoming) TrapxArt Show, Oakland, CA

Industry Gallery, Gallup, NM

Bombs, Birds, & Buffaloes, Eggman & Walrus Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

New Mexico Women Artists, ART123 Gallery, Gallup, NM

Visions Came on Wings of Darkness, Balzer Contemporary Edge Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

16th Annual Contemporary Art Juried Online International Art Exhibition, Upstream People Gallery

Real Food Nation, Santa Fe, NM

Juried Exhibition, Barnes & Noble, Bethesda, MD

Public Collections





Signage, Authentic Bagel Company, Oakland, CA

Business Logo, Aquarius Nation, Santa Fe, NM

Mural, Forte Supply, Boulder, CO

Business Logo, Plains Golf Club, Plains, MT

Golf Course Signage, Plains Golf Club, Plains, MT

Mural, Warehouse 21, Santa Fe, NM

Mural, Baan Rai School, Mae Sariang, Thailand



Outstanding Work in Studio Arts, Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, NM

Special Recognition Awards, "This Can't Be Happening",  "All At Once Without Hesitation", and  "Anywhere Else But Here", 16th Annual Contemporary Art Juried Online International Art Exhibition, Upstream People Gallery

Model for First Place & Best of Show, Designer Sho Sho Esquiro, Santa Fe Indian Market Contemporary Fashion Show, Santa Fe, NM

$4,000 Performing Arts Award, College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM




 © 2019 by Marisa Rheem

Jackknife Studios | 301 Jefferson St. Studio N, Oakland, CA 94607

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