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Untitled, from "Mental Maps", 2016 Photo Based Mixed Media 60 X 100 Inches © marina font
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Untitled, 2016, 2016 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches © marina font
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Connections, 2016, 2016 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches © marina font
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Untitled, from "Mental Maps" series, 2016 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches
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Mental Structures, from "Mental Maps" series, 2016 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches © marina font
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Untitled, from "Mental Maps" series, 2017 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches © marina font
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Untitled, from "Mental Maps" series, 2017 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches © marina font
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"Nube Negra", from "Mental Maps" series, 2017 Photo Based Mixed Media 35 X 35 Inches © marina font
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Untitled , 2016-2017 Photo Based Mixed Media 16 X 12 Inches Each © marina font
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Wondering Eye, Mental structures (small), Blueprints, Discourse, Casa Dorada, Crowned, 2016-1017 Photo Based Mixed Media 13 X 13 Inches Each © marina font
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Untitled, from "Mental Maps" series, 2017 Photo Based Mixed Media 15 X 15 Inches © m
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Tears of Joy, 2017 Photo Based Mixed Media 18 X 14 © marina font
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Mandala, 2014 Photo Based Mixed Media 16 X 12 Inches © marina font
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Royal, from Dark Continents series, 2014 Photo Based Mixed Media 20 X 20 Inches © marina font
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Untitled, from "Dark Continents" series, 2014 Photo Based Mixed Media 42 X 35 Inches Each © marina font
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Untitled, from "Dark Continents" series, 2014 Photo Based Mixed Media 20 X 20 Inches © marina font
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The Call, from "Dark Continents" series, 2014 Photo Based Mixed Media 20 X 20 Inches © marina font
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Untitled #5 (from "Domesticated" series), 2012 Archival Pigment Print 30 X 20 Inches (Edition Of 5) © marina font
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"Domesticated" series, 2011 Archival Pigment Prints 30 X 20 Inches Each © marina font
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The Evolution of The Woman Kind, 2011 Archival Pigment Prints, Individually Mounted On Shadow Box Frame 18 X 64 Inches
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Fears-Hope Photograph © Courtesy of artist and Dina Mitrani Gallery
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The House of Memory, 2010 Archival Pigment Prints 45 X 30 Inches Edition Of 5
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Untitled Archival Pigment Print 30 X 20 Inches © Marina Font
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The Departure, 2010 Archival Pigment Print 36 X 24 Inches © Marina Font
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"Home-Womb", Diptych, 2010 Archival Pigment Prints 30 X 42 Inches
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Daydreaming, 2010 Archival Pigment Print 30 X 20 Inches
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A Sense of Home Photo Based Mixed Media Installation Variable Dimensions, Currently On View At The Appleton Museum 2012 Biennial Florida Installation Art © Marina Font
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The Oneiric Memory, 2011 Photo Based Mixed Media Installation 45 X 30 X 50 Inches, Currently On View At The Boca Raton Museum Of Art © marina font
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Trapped, El Contrato series, 2009 C Print 45 X 30 Inches, Currently On View At Girls' Club In Re Framing The Feminine Photography Exhibition © marina font
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"Resistant", Triptych, 2009 C Prints 20 X 92 Inches (20 X 30 Each) © marinafont
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Untitled, 2009 C Prints 30 X 45 Inches © Marina Font
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Antithesis, 2009 C Print 45 X 30 Inches Edition Of 5
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Fetal, 2007 Photo Based Mixed Media 13 X 13 X 4 Inches © Marina Font
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Escalera (Ladder), 2007 Photo Based Mixed Media 48 X 24 X 1 1/2 Inches © Marina Font
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"Labyrinths of The Self", , 2008 Photo Based Mixed Media Installation 7 X 66 Feet
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Argentina
Birth year
1970
Lives in
Miami Beach
Works in
Miami
Schools
MFA, Photography
Representing galleries
Tags
mixed-media, installation, video-art, photography, conceptual, exhibition/performance
Statement

  

Marina Font  was born in Cordoba, Argentina in 1970. She studied design at the Martin Malharro School of Visual Arts, Mar del Plata, Argentina.  In 1998 she studied Photography at the Speos Ecole de la Photographie in Paris and earned a MFA in Photography from Barry University, Miami 2009. Since then she has exhibited extensively at galleries, museums and cultural institutions. Her work is present in various public collections such as the LOWE Art Museum at The University of Miami, the MDC Museum of Art+Design, Miami,  FOLA, Fototeca Latinoamericana, Buenos Aires, Argentina, The Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, USA and various private collections throughout the world.

Her photo-based work explores ideas about identity, gender, territory, language, memory and the forces of the unconscious.

 

CV

Argentina, 1970

 

EDUCATION

2009       MFA in Photography, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL, USA

1998       Spéos Ecole de la Photographie, Paris, France

1995       BS in P.E., INEF, Buenos Aires, Argentina

1990      Design, Sculpture and Photography, Escuela de Artes Visuales M. Malharro, Mar del Plata,

                Argentina

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017   Mental Maps, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, USA

2016   The House Inside My Head, RPM Project, Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL,USA 

2015   Instacorrespondences, Fifth Installment, La Plataforma + DOCfield15, Barcelona, Spain 

2014   El Peso de las Cosas, Dacil Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina

           Dark Continents, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, USA

           Imprinted, A.Gato Gallery, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL, USA

2013   Imprinted, Consulate of Argentina in New York, NY, USA 

2011    Imprinted, Dina Mitrani Gallery, FL, USA           

2010    El Contrato, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL, USA                                   

2008    Procesos Internos, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL, USA

1998    Namaste, Farrell House Gallery, Miami Shores, FL, USA

 

 SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2016    Schneider's Summer Showcase, Schneider Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

            The Lives of Books, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

            Spin Cycle, Laundromat Art Space, curated by Beatricia Sagar, Miami, FL, USA

            You can Only Understand it From The Distance, RPM Project, TRIAD, London, UK 

            The Bass Ball, Invitational, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL, USA

            9TOPICS, Caputo + Font, TRIAD, London, UK

            MA/MFA Alumni Exhibition, Andy Gato Gallery, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL, USA

2015    AR/IN/MI, The Freedom Tower, Miami Dade College, Miami,  FL, USA

            Page.Print.Post.Make a Book, curated by Leder Kremer + Meneses, Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, Fl USA.

            The Artists of Art Salon, A Collective Dialogue, Armory Art Center, Palm Beach, FL, USA 

            9TOPICS, Art Center/South Florida at O Cinema, Wynwood, Miami, FL, USA 

            9TOPICS, Girls’ Club Collection Annex Space, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 

            Diversity in Art, Nova Southeastern University, Alvin Sherman Library, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 

            At Home, Don’t Take Pictures Magazine online Exhibition

            Page + Form, Meeting House, Miami FL, US

            30 Years on The Road, Art Center/South Florida, curated by Edward Duval Carrie, Miami Beach, FL, USA

2014    Buenos Aires Photo, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Dacil Art, Buenos Aires, Argentina 

            Urbana, Marina Font + Alberto Mendez, Dacil, Buenos Aires, Argentina 

            Self-Published, Artists Making Books , Editions and Zines, Artlab, Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers, FL, USA

            ArteBA, Dacil Art, Buenos Aires, Argentina 

            Instacorrespondences, Third Installment, Dacil Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argenrtina 

            Florida Contemporary, The Baker Museum at Artis, Naples, FL USA 

            Instacorrespondences, Second Installment, 6th Street Container Alternative Art Space, Miami, Fl, USA

            Walking in Someone Else’s Shoes (Identities in Transit), Aluna Art Foundation, Miami, FL, USA

            Paper Hearts, MDC Museum of Art+Design, curated by Bernice Steinbaum, Miami, Fl, USA

            Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Invitational, Hollywood, FL, USA

            Your Daily Photograph, Duncan Miller Gallery, curated by David Bram

2013    Correspondences, Amalia Caputo | Marina Font, 924 Project Space, Art Center/South Florida, Miami Beach, Fl, USA

            Spring Photography Exhibition, Marina Font | Antonia Wright, The Deering Estate at Cutler, Miami-Dade Parks and Recreation

            Department, Miami, FL, USA 

            Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Invitational, Hollywood, FL, USA 

            62ndAnnual All Florida Exhibition, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Juror: Mark Scala, Boca Raton, FL, USA 

            Enirtiv, Marina Font-Andres Ferrandis, Art Center/South Florida, Miami Beach, FL, USA

            Anne-Marie Was Here..., MADA New Media Festival ‘13, Art Wynwood, Miami, FL, USA 

            Whisky and Rye, The Nightclub series, curated by Amalia Caputo, Miami, FL, USA

            Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Invitational, Hollywood, FL, USA

            Annual Interest, Knight Gallery - Young At Art Museum, Broward, FL, USA 

            Who Does She Think She Is, Art House Delray Beach, FL, USA

2012    Anne-Marie Was Here..., RPM Project, The Screening Room, Miami, FL, USA 

           Cover Feature 2012 Winners Exhibition, IRREVERSIBLE Magazine, Juried by Carol Damian, Bernice Steinbaum, Carlos Suarez de Jesus, Wynwood Exhibition  

           Center, Miami, FL, USA 

            Swimming Upstream, O Cinema, Miami, FL, USA 

            Anne Marie Was Here, Art Live Fair, Coconut Grove Convention Center, Miami, FL, USA 

            2407-The House Inside My Head, RPM Project, MADA New Media Festival’12, Dot Fiftyone Gallery, Miami, FL, USA 

            Memorias del Oikos, La Casa Re-presentada,  curated by Adriana Herrera and Willy Castellano, Centro Cultural Espanol Miami, FL, USA 

           Appleton Museum of Art,  2012 Biennale Florida Installation Art, Ocala, Fl, USA

            Women's Perspectives, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

            Boca Raton Museum of Art - 61st Annual All Florida Exhibition, Juried by Valerie Cassel        

            Oliver, Senior Curator at The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Boca Raton, FL, USA

            Night at The Museum Auction, Bass Museum of Art, Invitational,  Miami Beach, FL, USA

            Recently Aquired III, Audrey Love Gallery, Bac, Miami, FL, USA 

            Artists Designing Light Project, Miami Light Project, Curated by Oscar Glottman, Miami, USA  

            Artists in Action, Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art, Frt. Lauderdale, USA

            Women’s Works 2012, Woodstock, IL

            Arteamericas, Consulate General of Argentina, Miami Beach, USA

            Art Wynwood, Miami, FL, USA

            Espacio foto arte, Punta del Este, Uruguay

2011   Biennial Six, Museum of Florida Art (MoFA), Juried by Bernice Steinbaum, DeLand, FL, USA

            Re-framing The Feminine, Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art, Frt. Lauderdale, FL, 

            Artist Postcard, from Picasso to Nowadays, 54th Biennale de Venetia, Venice, Italy

            Buenos Aires Photo, Solo project, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Palais de Glace, Bs. As. Argentina.

            Lucky You 4,  The Bakehouse  Art  Complex, Miami,  FL, USA

            RPM Project, Wynwood Art Festival, Margulis Art Warehouse, Miami, FL, USA

            Andy Gato Gallery, Barry University, Invitational, Miami Shores, FL, USA

            Photolucida’s Portfolio Walk, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, OR, USA

            All Media Juried Biennale, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL, USA

            Arte Americas, Solo Project, Miami Beach, FL, USA

            H20,  Deering Estate At Cutler Spring Photography Exhibition, Miami-Dade Parks and

            Recreation Department,

            Miami, FL, USA

           Art Naples, Miami Wave, Curated by Sergio Garcia, Naples, FL, USA

2010   Sin, National Juried Exhibition, Juried by Peter Boswell, Senior Curator of MAM (Miami Art 

            Museum) Bac, Miami, FL           

            IKF’s (International Kids Foundation) Wonderfund, Invitational, Miami, FL, USA

            Exposures II, Dina Mitrani Gallery, (Art Basel Week) Miami, FL, USA

            Lucky You 3,  The Bakehouse  Art  Complex, Miami,  FL, USA

            The Sewing Circle, The Woman’s Park, Miami-Dade Parks and Recreation Department,

            Invitational, Miami, FL, USA

            MIA (Miami International Art Fair), Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami Beach, FL, US

            Artist Postcard, from Picasso to Nowadays, starting at Fourth Beijing International Art

            Biennale, Beijing, China

 2009   Home Work, Dot Fifty One Gallery, Miami, FL, USA                       

            Only Water, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

2008    Intimate Spaces, MoCA (Museum of Contemporary Art), North Miami, FL, USA

            Inaugural Show, Andy Gato Gallery, Miami Shores, FL, USA

2007   The New Masters, MCPA, Miami Centre for the Photographic Arts, Miami, FL, USA

            Master’s Mystery Art Show, Invitational, Miami Beach, FL, USA

2006   Juried student exhibition, Barry University. Juror: Maria Martinez-Cañas, Miami, FL, USA

            Master’s Mystery Art Show, Invitational, Miami Beach, FL, USA

2004   Closer, The Witt Gallery, Lenox, MA, USA

2000   Les Photographies des Paris, Border’s Photography Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

           Les Photographies des Paris, Barry University Fine arts Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

 

 

COLLECTIONS

 

 Lowe Art Museum, Universiti of Miami,  Miami, FL, USA

 MDC Museum of Art+Design, Miami, FL, USA

 Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL, USA

 FoLA, Fototeca Latinoamericana, Buenos Aires, Argentina

 Lucinda W. Bunnen Collection, Atlanta, GA, USA

 Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA           

 Collection of  Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd

 Various private collections throughout the world.

            

                         

 

CURATORIAL & AWARDS

 

9TOPICS + TRIAD, Curated by Marina Font + Amalia Caputo, London, UK

9TOPICS + Girls Club Collection, Curated by Marina Font + Amalia Caputo, Fort Lauderdale, FL USA               

Photolucida’s Critical Mass 2014 & 2012 finalist 

Best in Show, Biennial Six, Museum of Florida Art (MoFA), Juror: Bernice Steinbaum 

ARTDISTRICTS Magazine December 2012-January 2013 Feature Winner 

2012 Florida’s Cultural Division Individual Artist Fellowship Grant finalist 

IRREVERSIBLE Magazine Cover Feature Competition 2012 

Artslant Showcase 6 Juried Select 2012 Winner Juror’s Choice Award, 

Appropriated Gender, 1310 Gallery, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA 

ART Fallout Juror, Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 

2013 Student Juried Exhibition Juror, A. Gato Gallery, Barry University 

Artists in Action, Lecture Series, Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art, Frt. Lauderdale, USA

Chair of the Reflections Art Program, Nautilus Middle School, Miami Beach, FL, USA

“The New Masters”, Curator, Miami Center for the Photographic Arts, Miami, FL, USA

 

 PUBLICATIONS  

 Smithson, Aline. "Mental Maps", LENSCRATCH. January 17, 2017. http://lenscratch.com/2017/01/marina-font-mental-maps/

Setaro, Mariateresa. "Cosa succede a Miami in questi giorni: da Art Basel alle fiere indipendenti"  Marie Claire Magazine, Italy, November 27, 2015

http://www.marieclaire.it/Attualita/news-appuntamenti/miami-art-basel-2015

Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art. "The Moment. The Backdrop. The persona " exhibition catalog. September 2015

Smithson, Aline., “Instacorrespondences”, Lenscratch, July 31, 2015. http://lenscratch.com/2015/07/photolucida-marina-font/

Blaustein, Jonathan.  "From The Field", aPhoto Editor. November 2015. http://aphotoeditor.com/2015/11/06/chicagos-filter-photo-festival-part-3/

Avedon, Elizabeth. “Marina Font: El Peso de las Cosas”, Blogspot , June 2015 http://elizabethavedon.blogspot.com/2015/05/marina-font-el-peso-de-las-cosas.html

PHOTO+ Magazine, “Marina Font, The Weight of Things” June 2015, South Korea

Ronconi, Eleonora. “Finding Home” : Marina Font. Lenscratch, April 8, 201.  http://lenscratch.com/2015/04/finding-home-marina-font/

Frieser, Hannah. “The Identification of Self”, Enfoco’s Nueva Luz, photographic Journal, Volume 18 No 2, 2014.

Civale, Cristina. “Todo pesa Nada”, Las 12, Pagina 12, June 20, 2014, Argentina http://www.pagina12.com.ar/diario/suplementos/las12/13-8932-2014-06-20.html

Caputo, Amalia. “Marina Font: Dark Continents”, Art Nexus Magazine, Issue 93, June 2014 http://www.artnexus.com/magazine/an93/eng/?id=800#p=96

Batet, Janet. “Amalia Caputo y Marina Font: Correspondencia Instantanea”, El Nuevo Herald, April 26, 2014. http://www.elnuevoherald.com/2014/0...

Batet, Janet. “Cartografias dela existencia femenina”, El Nuevo Herald, Artes y Letras, March 9, 2014 http://elnuevoherald.com/2014/03/08...

“Dark Continents”. Wall Street International Magazine. February 13, 2014. http://wsimag.com/art/7346-marina-font-dark-continents

Suarez de Jesus, Carlos. “Second Saturday Art Walk Guide: March’s Best Gallery Shows”, Miami New Times blog, March 7, 2014. http://blogs.miaminewtimes.com/cult... ows.php

Walking in Someone Else’s Shoes (Identities in Transit), Arte al Dia International. January 2014. 

http://www.artealdia.com/Internatio...

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Mendoza, Beatriz. “Arte sobre el acto de andar”, Diario Las Americas, January 10th 2013, Miami, FL http://www.diariolasamericas.com/vi...

Thomason, John. “All Florida Artist Close Up: Marina Font”, Boca Magazine, June 7th 2013, Boca Raton, Fl http://bocamag.com/blog/2013/06/07/all-florida-artists-up-close-marina-font/

Coppola, John. “At Boca Museum, “All Florida Show”, The Art of Strangeness, The Miami Herald, June 2013 http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/06/...

Thomason, John. “All Florida” Returns With It’s Best Exhibition in Years”, May 15th, 2013, Boca Raton, Fl http://www.bocamag.com/blog/2013/05...

Dempster, Heike. Marina Font Visual Methaphors, Artdistricts Magazine, December 2012-January 2013, Miami, FL USA, http://artdistricts.com/marina-font-visual-metaphors/

Corraini Edizioni. “Tutto e Progetto”, INVENTARIO 06 Magazine, February 2013, Milan, Italy

Rosado, Jesus. “Memories of The Oikos”, Artdistricts Magazine, February 2012, Miami, USA http://artdistricts.com/memories-of-the-oikos/

Herrera, Adriana. “Memorias del Oikos”, Arte al Dia Newsletter, October 2012, Miami, Fl, USA http://www.artealdia.com/Internatio... Oikos_The_House_Re-Presented

Kauschinger, Ashlee. “Marina Font”, Light Leaked online publication, November 26, 2012 http://www.lightleaked.com/2012/11/photo-friday-marina-font.html

Goldberg, Vicki. “Re-framing The Feminine” catalog, Girls Club Collection of Contemporary Art, Sept. 2012, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

Herrera, Adriana. “Mujeres en la Camara Oscura ante el mundo”, El Nuevo Herald, 2012, Miami USA http://www.elnuevoherald.com/2012/0... ante.html#storylink=addthis

Blazekovic, Norelkys. “Cover Featured Winners 2012”, Irreversible Magazine, December 2012, Miami, USA

Appleton Museum’s 2012 Biennial, “Florida Installation Art”, Catalog, Ocala, FL, 2012 Mills, Michael. “Florida’s Oldest Juried Art Competition”, New Times Palm Beach, June 2012, Palm Beach,

FL USA. http://www.browardpalmbeach.com/201... curiously-lacking-in-the-world-s-most-beloved-art-form/

Smithson, Aline. “Marina Font”, LENSCRATCH, online publication, 2011 http://www.lenscratch.com/2011/09/marina-font.html

Nix Rah, Jami, “Marina Font”, Artsouthflorida, online publication, 2012, Miami, FL, USA http://artsouthflorida.wordpress.com/2011/10/07/marina-font-imprinted/

Iglesias, Elena. “Marina Font encuentra la liberacion”, Revista Aplausos, El Nuevo Herald. Feb. 2010, Miami, USA

Font, Marina. “Imprinted”, catalog, 2011, Miami, USA Allure of The Seas Art Collection, catalog, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, 2010, Miami, USA Font, Marina. “El Contrato”, catalog. Jan. 2010. Miami, USA Suarez de Jesus, Carlos. ”Meeks Inherits”. Miami New Times. Aug. 29, 2007, Miami, USA

Font, Marina. “Procesos Internos”, MFA Thesis, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL, USA

 

 

             

            

STUDIO

              studio@marinafont.com

              www.marinafont.com

              

 

 

 

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