Marion Loucks

Marion_Loucks_bio_photo_apr_2016Marion Loucks is an award winning artist who works in several mediums but primarily in oils. Her subject matter - landscapes and botanicals - reflects the Texas Hill Country where she lives. Her work is in private and corporate collections. She was recently juried into Oil Painters of America and is an Associate Member of American Women Artists.

For many years Marion served as the staff administrator of the Public Art Collection for the City of Corpus Christi, TX. She oversaw the installation of artwork throughout the city and, under the direction of the Municipal Arts Commission, the management of the City's art collection.

Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts - University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Post graduate work in Arts Administration - Texas A & M University, Corpus Christi, TX
Independent Study with Nancy Bush, Ann Templeton. Albert Handell, Jill Carver
Awards
Language of Art - Fredericksburg, Texas - May 2015 - Best of Show
Life's Journeys Texas Regional Exhibition - 2014 - Fredericksburg, Texas - Best of Show
What I Like About Texas Regional Exhibition- 2012, Fredericksburg Art Guild, Fredericksburg, Texas - People's Choice Award.
What I Like About Texas Regional Exhibition - 2012, Fredericksburg Art Guild, Fredericksburg, Texas - Second Place - Oil.
Gillespie County Faces & Places - Fredericksburg Art Guild, Fredericksburg, Texas - People's Choice, Oil.
Gillespie County Faces & Places - Fredericksburg Art Guild, Fredericksburg, Texas - Honorable Mention - Oil.
Gillespie County Faces & Places - Fredericksburg Art Guild, Fredericksburg, Texas - First Place - Oil Pastel.
Images - Kerr Arts & Cultural Center, Kerrville, Texas - Third Place - Oil Pastel.
On My Own Time - City of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas - Best in Show - Photography.
South Texas Traditional Arts Association - Corpus Christi, Texas - Honorable Mention - Oil.
Art Associations
Oil Painters of America - Associate Member
American Women Artists - Associate Member