Marie Liu - Resident Artist Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area - Milford, PA
Resident Artist 2015/16 for the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The first artist to be selected for this new program, she will explore the Park from summer 2015 to summer 2016 and create works inspired by the Park. An exhibit of her creations will be exhibited at the Visitors Centers and educational programs will be offered by her for the visitors.
Exhibits her paintings at the ARTery Gallery in Milford, Pennsylvania, a cooperative that is artist-owned and operated.
Since moving to the region five years ago, Marie has focused entirely on painting images of the area—primarily the waterfalls, creeks and woods scenes. Also created images of local persons of historical significance, such as Gifford Pinchot, Rosamond Pinchot, Joseph Brant, Chief Thunder Cloud and Marie Zimmermann.
Has published a book in 2015 with photographer Dawn Benko. Guide to 12 Waterfall Destinations Along the Delaware River gives driving directions, descriptions of the falls and trails, information and history of each destination, and images of paintings and photos by authors. www.chasingstreams.com
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