News & Events

Check out the lovely article in the Raleigh News & Observer…”Weaver Says Wilderness is her Muse” (1/5/13)

FORMATIONS: Boulders, Canyons and Glacial Erratics 100 Gallery, Durham, NC.  New tapestries inspired by western geologic formations.  October 28 – November 29, 2016

2016 Invitational Exhibit, FRANK Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC.
New tapestry at the wonderful FRANK Gallery.  July 5 – August 8 2016.

Reflections on Place, SKYHOUSE, Raleigh, NC. Light up the hallways with tapestries April 1 – June 30 2016.

FLOW: Reflections on Place, solo show at Roundabout Art Collective, Raleigh, NC.
This show includes pieces inspired by wilderness places in North Carolina and Minnesota. May 1 – June 2 2015

Ellipse|Eclipse, woven tapestries by Ann Roth and Mary Kircher. Artspace Upfront Gallery  Raleigh, NC.  Showing with Ann Roth, weaver/dyer that also uses ikat technique.  This is a vibrant show not to be missed, April 3 – 28 2015.

Unravelled, a three person show at the Block Gallery, Raleigh, NC.  See new pieces of work in this great show with Nora Phillips and Becky Joye.  A most colorful show of fiber related artwork through Sept. 3, 2014

SCOPE, Visual Art Exchange in Raleigh, NC.  Mary receives an  third place award for “The Marsh II piece (June 2014).

Handmade 2014 at Maria V. Howard Gallery, Imperial Art Center in Rocky Mount, NC.  Mary receives an honorable mention for the “Northern Lights” piece.

Weaving Journal Class. April 8, 15, 23 (Tues.) 4:30 – 7:30.  There are many ways to journal, including weaving.  In this class I will cover basic tapestry techniques and woven collage.  A handmade weaving journal is included in the class materials.  Get started capturing memories in a truly unique journal.  Contact to register

Artspace Artist Association Membership.  Mary was juried into the Artspace Artist Association in April, 2013.  She can be found weaving and dyeing new projects in her new Studio #107 at Artspace, 201 E Davie Street, Raleigh, NC.

Artspace Regional Emerging Artist Residency – Continued.  My 2012 residency ended, but I’m STILL AT ARTSPACE through June, 2013.  Come visit me in Studio 217.  Check out new projects growing on the loom or coming alive in the dye-pot.  Look forward to seeing you.

Mary receives a NC United Arts Council 2013 Regional Arts Project Grant.  I applied to get equipment for safe dyeing.  White yarn beware! (12/15/12)

Mary is juried into Carolina Designer Craftsmen Guild as a lifetime member. (12/8/12)

Mary receives a Bronze Award for her work “The Storm” at the 8th International Shibori Symposium, Hong Kong, Dec. 2011

Mary receives her Master of Art + Design degree from North Carolina State University, Dec. 2011