Martha Kelly is an painter, printmaker, and illustrator from Memphis, Tennessee, who has been exhibiting work in galleries around the Southeast since 1999. She has had gallery shows in Tennessee, Florida, North Carolina, and Alabama. She has done illustrations for Chalk Line Books, Memphis Magazine and Memphis Parent, Call to Worship magazine, and Concierge magazine, plus posters, brochures, and web illustrations for Cape Resorts. Her first book illustrations were for the study guide to Revelation published by the Presbyterian Church, U.S.A.
Martha is the Varnell Artist-in-Residence at Memphis Theological Seminary for the 2015-1016 school year.
Current exhibition: "My Own Places: Paintings and Prints by Martha Kelly" at Dixon Gallery and Gardens
November 1, 2015, to January 3, 2016
lunchtime lecture Wednesday, November 11, noon to 1:00
jazz reception Thursday, November 19, 6:00-8:00
gallery tours at 2pm: Sunday, November 29; Tuesday, December 8; Tuesday, December 29
Holiday show: Open Studio Sale with potter Melissa Bridgman
Saturday, December 12, and Sunday, December13, 12-5pm
1780 Autumn Avenue, Memphis