Mary Obodzinski

Selected Exhibitions & Awards

2003 Featured Artist, Illinois Artisan Program Gallery/Thompson Center, Chicago, IL
2001Aftosa Ceramic Supplies On-Line Gallery
1998 Two person show of work at Barrington High School's Clair E. Smith Art Gallery
1998 One person show of work at Graphic Source Art Gallery, Barrington, IL
1998 NCECA - "Wads of Clay" exhibit in honor of John Brough Miller, Fort Worth, TX
1997 McHenry County College Student Show, Crystal Lake, IL
1996 Illinois Artisan Program


"Made in Illinois, an Artisan Gallery," 2001, published by the State of Illinois
"Making Ceramic Sculpture" by Raul Acero, 2001, by Lark Books
"Ceramic Design Book" 1998, by Lark Books
"Handbuilt Ceramics" 1997, by Lark Books

Commissions & Collections

Krispy Kreme Corporate Headquarters, St. Louis, MO (2002)
McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, IL (2002)
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Crystal Lake, IL (1996)
McHenry County Government Building, Woodstock, IL (1996)
Southland Corporation, Dallas, TX (1985)
Cardiology Associates, Lewisville, TX (1988)

Community Activities & Special Projects

Annual Celebrity Charity Chair Auction, Chicago, IL 1995 - 2002
Summer Fun VII, VI & V - Annual Benefit for Augustana Center, Chicago, IL 1993,1994, 1995
Visiting Artist Program, Indian Prairie Elementary School, Crystal Lake, IL 1993
Participating Artist Imagination Celebration for Children - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas TX 1989
KERA-TV (public TV) Benefit Art & Wine Auction, Dallas TX 1986, 1987