Curriculum Vitae – Maria Maneos


Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, MFA          2010

Arcadia University, Glenside, PA, BFA                       2006


Solo and Two Person Exhibits

2016   Believe in Me 2, Art Gallery, Maple Glen, PA

2012   International House, The Woman Represented, Philadelphia, PA

Group Exhibits

2018   51st Annual Art of the State, State Museum of PA, Harrisburg, PA

2018  Sprintime, After All, Gallery 50, Bridgeton, NJ

2018   Annual Distinguished Alumni & Faculty Show, Montgomery County Community College, Pottstown, PA

2017   Art at Valley Lake, Valley Lake Art Gallery, Horsham, PA

2017   The Art of Recovery, Montgomery County Community College, Pottstown, PA

2017   A Celebration of Art and Life,University of PA, Perelman Center, Philadelphia, PA

2017   Healing through Art, Studio Montclair, Montclair, NJ

2016   Time After Time: The Incarcerated Female,Gorevin Gallery, Cabrini College, Radnor, PA 2015   A Celebration of Art and Life,University of PA, Perelman Center, Philadelphia, PA

2014   Leeway Foundation, Art and Change Grant Recipient, Philadelphia, PA

2014   CFEVA, A Celebration of Art and Life, University of Pa, Perelman Center, Phila., PA

2014   Ground Floor Gallery, It’s a Wrap, Brooklyn, NY

2013   CFEVA, A Celebration of Art and Life, University of Pa, Perelman Center, Phila., PA

2012   The Woman Represented, International House Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2012   Backlash,SOHO20 Gallery Chelsea,New York, NY

2012   Her Visual Fix, Chris White Gallery, Wilmington, DE

2011   Projekt 30 Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL

2011   Agora Gallery, The Odyssey Within, New York, NY

2010   Centotto Gallery, Graphologies, Brooklyn, NY

2010   Togo Run, Lilly Oncology on Canvas, New York, NY

2010   Manayunk Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

2010   Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts and Sciences, MFA Exhibit, Loveladies, NJ

2010   TBD Artist Gallery, 319 N. 11th St., Philadelphia, PA

2010   PA Academy of the Fine Arts, 109th Annual Student Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA

2009   128 Gallery, North Broad & Cherry Sts., Philadelphia, PA

2008   Green Exhibit, City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

2008   Atmosphere,Salon Des Amis Gallery, Malvern, PA

2008   Manayunk Arts Show, Philadelphia, PA

2008   Art Matters, Villanova Conference Center, Radnor, PA

2008   Artists’ House Gallery, Emerging Artists,Philadelphia, PA

2008   Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA

2007   Fall for the Arts, Chestnut Hill,  PA

2007   Fifth Stone Studios, Philadelphia, PA

2007   Mixed Media Art Gallery, Doylestown, PA

2006   Overland Park Convention Center, Overland Park, KS

2006   Arcadia University Senior Thesis Exhibit, Glenside, PA

2004  Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell, PA


2018 Art of the State Purchase Prize Winner, PA State Museum, Harrisburg, PA

2018 First Prize Sculpture, Pa State Museum, Harrisburg, PA

2018 First Prize Painting, Ambler Arts Center, Ambler, PA

2017 Kutztown University – Outstanding Mentor in Alternative Settings Award

2015 Pollination Project Visionary Nominee, Los Angeles, CA

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 – PA Council on the Arts Grant Recipient

2014 Leeway Foundation Art and Change Grant Recipient

2003 Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society


A PA Art of the State Sculpture Spotlights 5535, PennLive, July 13, 2018

Maria Maneos on Incarceration and the Opioid Crisis, by Paula Cahill,, June 2, 2018

5535: New Art Installation, PennLive, Harrisburg, PA,, May 25, 2018

CBS: The Philadelphia Agenda with Brad Segall, Radio Interview,, July 7, 2015

Brush With the Law, Mural Unveiled at Norristown Police Station, Times Herald, January 05, 2017

Montco Jail Art Class, Philadelphia Inquirer, by: Laura McCrystal,  July 08, 2015

Woman on Personal Quest, The Reporter Newspaper, December 01, 2013:

Studio Visit , Volume 18, June 2012:

Portrait of an Artist, Philadelphia Inquirer, April 14, 2010,

Salon Des Amis Gallery: Atmosphere,, March 2009,

Two at International House, by: CSchwartz,, October 4, 2012

Speaking Engagements

TEDx Speaker ‘The Big Idea’at Arcadia University, Glenside, PA 2017

Speaker/Panel Member for Undergraduate and Graduate students as well as Faculty of Cabrini College involved in the education and learning of the criminal justice system – Cabrini College, Radnor,  PA 2016

Professional Experience

Current          Director, Brush With the Law – ReEntry Arts Program, Montgomery County, PA

Current          Board Member, PA Academy of the Fine Arts Alumni Council, Philadelphia, PA

Current          Grant Advisor – The Pollination Project Arts and Culture Division

Current         Grant Panelist, PA Council on the Arts (Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance)

2017-2018     Mural Arts-Restorative Justice Program at Graterford Maximum Security Prison Robyn Buseman

2010-2013     Instructor, University of PA Center for Rehabilitation, Philadelphia, PA

2012-2015     Web Design, ArtBiz, Toronto, CA

2010-2011     Instructor, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA

2010-2012     Docent, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2008-2010     Teaching Assistant, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA