CV & Artist Statement
Marilyn Lowey
Marilyn Lowey
Marilyn Lowey

Marilyn Lowey




California Institute of the Arts, School of Art, M.F.A., 2010

Otis College of Art & Design, Special 5thProgram 1.5 years,  2008

Carnegie Mellon University, Lighting Design & Theatre Technology, M.F.A., 1980

Emerson College, B.F.A.


Dark Side of Her Broom, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA

Axis Mundi, D-301 Gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

Beyond Geometry, Lime Gallery, California Institute of the Arts,Valencia, CA   



Self-portrait Richmond,  InLight Richmond, Richmond, VA


“Illuminating the Illuminati,” Arte Laguna Venice Italy           

“Translating Transitions #4,” LA Art Show. Los Angeles, CA


Contemporary Art Ruhr,  Essen,German   

“Translating Transitions #3,” Gallery 825,Los Angeles,

 “Cosmic Latte, RGB, CMYK?”,KNOWLEDGES Mount Wilson Observatory, LA, Ca.          

 “West Wings Patterns of Power,”Random Acts of TimeOCCMA, Santa Ana, CA, Curated by Bill Moreno                    

“Here’s to the Ladies Who Lunch,”  Momentum     Gallery 825  Los Angeles, CA


“TranslatingTransitions #2,”  Glendale Art Temporary Exhibition, Glendale, CA, Curated by Cletus Dalgslish-Schommer      

“Flag Stop Art
,” Los Angeles, CA, Curated by Tm Gratkowski   

“Illuminating the Illuminati, Cult of the Ruins, UC Irvine, Curated by Flora Kao  

“The Last Supper,” The Big Light Show,Anderson Ranch,Aspen, CO, Curated by Barbara Bloemink and Paul Collins

Las Cienegas Projects, LosAngeles, CA, Curated by StevenHull

“Box Scheme
,” Actual Size, Los Angeles,CA, Curated by AnaVejzovic Sharp

“ID 517,” Distributed Gallery, Telic Arts Exchange,Los Angeles, CA, Curated by Sam Durant & Nancy Buchanan    
“Back in the Discourse,”  Main Gallery, California Institute ofthe Arts, Valencia, CA


Selected Works, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA,      Curator Karen Higa 

Down the Rabbit Hole": An Exploration of Fantasy and Form, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA,
Curated by the Loyola Marymount Curatorial Group 

“Corpus Callosum,” Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Otis College ofArtand  Design, Curated by Dana Duff


2005  Lighting Designer of the Year, PSLN ,

Emmy Award for Outstanding Lighting for a Special orMiniseries, 1986 


 Mike Boehm, “L.A. Art Show is taking a broadview of art,” LA Times, Sunday, January 26, 2013.  

Steffie Nelson, “Seeing Stars: Knowledges Brought a New Formof Observation to Mount Wilson,” PasadenaMagazine, August2012, 77-80. 

Jonathan Griffin, “Knowledges at Mount Wilson Observatory,” Frieze Magazine, online July 6,2012. 

Aparna Bakhle-Ellis, “Cosmic Knowledges: Site-Specific Artat Mount Wilson Observatory,”FabrikMagazine, Issue 17, Summer2012, 76-85. 

 Armando Aceves, “Knowledges Exhibit to Explore New FrontiersAround Mount Wilson Observatory This Weekend,” 89.3 KPCC, Jun 23, 2012.  

Margaret Wappler, “Astral Oriented Art Installations Expand'Knowledges' at Mt. Wilson Observatory, ”KCET Artbound, June 22, 2012. 

 Christine N. Ziemba, “Cal Arts Alumni, Faculty Make Art atMount Wilson Observatory this Weekend,” 24700Blog, June 22, 2012. 

Shana Nys Dambrot, “Knowledges Is Power,” LA Weekly, Jun 21 2012, 27.  

Catherine Wagley, “Five Artsy Things to Do This Week,” LA Weekly, June 20, 2012, 34.  

CalArts Magazine, cover feature,Winter2011.  


2018  HOORAY FOR RGB!!!, private collection, Aspen, CO, 

2017    Artcrush, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO

2014    Artcrush, AspenArt Museum, Aspen, CO


 PopeBenedict XVI, St.Josephs Seminary, NYC, 2008

NeilDiamond World Tour,1980- 2017

Championson Ice, 1985, 2007

StarTrek:The Adventure, Hyde Park, United Kingdom  2002

Rock n’ rollMonsterfest Show, Universal Studios, Japan 2001

UniversalIslands of Adv.,3 proj. on Lost Continent Island '99  

Titanic: The MovieTour, United Kingdom  1999

Elvis:The Concert, Tour   1998

Harry Connick Jr. on Broadway,NYC  1990

Lido deParis, Paris, France  1994

Jubilee, Bally’s, Las Vegas, NV

Peter Pan,Mexico City, Mexico    1988

Into theLight, Broadway, NYC, Laser Designer) 1986

 VIDEO AND FILM PROJECTS  Burn the Floor, Japan, 2004

Disney Hall PBS Opening Gala, Los Angeles, CA,  2003

LA Opera LightingConsultant taping of Faust & Nicholas & Alexandra, 2003

InventingFlight Opening Ceremonies, WHIO, TV,  2003

Opening Ceremonies World Cup Cricket Games,Capetown South Africa, 2003

SavingSilverman,Diamond Concert Sequence,  2001

Goodwill Games,Figure Skating Opening Ceremonies, TNT   2000Champions on Ice, TNTFebruary / TNT April   2000, 2001, 2002

Blue Suede Shoes, PBSCleveland, San Jose Ballet   1997

Olympic &WorldFigure Skating Champions, TNT   1996

Halloween on Ice, TNTNancy Kerrigan    1996

The Little Mermaid(pilot) - Disney Channel    1989

Lena Horne: A Lady& Her Music    1982

YO! MTV Laughs, MTV

Kids Choice Awards, Nickelodeon   1988

Star Trek:TheAdventure, Universal Studio   1988

MTV: New Year’s EveShow  /Poison/Richard Marx/JoeCocker   1988

Overboard: Showtime Gallagher Special    1987

****Hello Again: CBS-TVNeil Diamond, Neil Diamond/ Stevie Wonder  1986

ALegend: ShowtimeGallagher Special    1986A Tribute To MartinLuther King Jr: Neil Diamond Segment   1986

Liz Story: WyndhamHill Video    

1985Cyndi Lauper:MoneyChanges Everything    1985

Live and in Person:Chorus Line Anniversary Party

1983The Jazz Singer: Concert Sequences   1979****#1986 Emmy for Outstanding Lighting for a Special or Miniseries
Marilyn Lowey
Marilyn Lowey
Marilyn Lowey