Photo of Margaret Vega

Margaret Vega

Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Professor Margaret Vega teaches Painting and Drawing at Kendall College of Art and Design, and has taught at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Perugia, IT., and GVSU. Her work, "Head of a Boy", was recently purchased by Grand Rapids Art Museum Permanent Collection. Other Permanent Collections: Stanze Collezione comunale d’arte contemporanea, San Giovanni Valdarno, IT; Grand Valley State University, Fredrik Meijer Gardens, Steelcase Corp. Exhibitions: ArtExpo Milan,IT; East West, Shanghai, China; Angelus Novus, Perugia, IT; Bridging Continents, Munich, Frankfurter, Stuttgart and Cologne,: 14 American Artist in Germany; Pulso, Fed Galleries, G.R., MI; Voices of the Children, One Woman Show, UICA, G.R., MI; ArtPrize (8 years of representation) G.R.; Muskegon Museum of Art Regional; Group/solo shows include: Ruth Volid Gallery, Chicago; Lydon Fine Art, Chicago; LaFontsee Gallery Grand Rapids, MI; Mesa Gallery and Allen Fine Art, San Francisco; Corporate Collections: Mexico, Canada,New York, Italy, Michigan, Colorado,Texas, Atlanta,Illinois, and California. Awards:MI Council for the Arts Grant; YWCA Tribute Award, Legacy Award: Womens History Month; Listed in Art News, Art in America and Art Index of American Artists.

Margaret's ArtPrize Entries

These are Margaret's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.

  • Photo of Icarus Series: Dreams Deferred

    Icarus Series: Dreams Deferred

    2017 ArtPrize Entry Margaret Vega
    More Details
  • Photo of Perpetual Order: Tides

    Perpetual Order: Tides

    2015 ArtPrize Entry Margaret Vega
    More Details
  • Photo of Dreams Deferred

    Dreams Deferred

    2014 ArtPrize Entry Margaret Vega
    More Details
  • Photo of il mito di Icaro: the myth of Icarus

    il mito di Icaro: the myth of Icarus

    2013 ArtPrize Entry Margaret Vega
    More Details
  • Photo of Perpetual Order Series

    Perpetual Order Series

    2012 ArtPrize Entry Margaret Vega
    More Details
  • Photo of Stone Angel Series: Perpetual Order

    Stone Angel Series: Perpetual Order

    2011 ArtPrize Entry Margaret Vega
    More Details

Margaret's Past Work

These are images of past work that Margaret has done.

  • Margaret's past work