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Elizabeth Mackie

Fine Arts

Elizabeth is an interdisciplinary artist working in installations, sculpture, photography, video, sound, and book arts. Her works addresses issues of the interface between science and art, the interpretations of stories and images transformed and recontextualized.

Elizabeth Mackie is a Full Professor of Art and Program Coordinator for Fine Art. She has taught at TCNJ since 1989. In 1996-97 she was an Exchange Professor in the American Studies and Art Departments at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany. She has a BA, MFA from the University of Maryland, College Park and a BS in Mathematics from Salisbury University.

She was awarded fellowships including, 2012 Individual Artist Fellowship in Photography, New Jersey State Council on the Arts; numerous awards from Womens Studio Workshop; Individual Center for New Media, Frankfurt, Germany; Mid-Atlantic Regional Media Arts Fellowship; Center for Technology Studies, NJ Institute of Technology; and Mid-Atlantic Media Artist Fellowship. She received grants from Geraldine R Dodge Foundation; National Science Foundation; two awards from Philadelphia Sculptors; and Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. Elizabeth’s independent video productions have been screened internationally, broadcast nationally and purchased by WHYY, Philadelphia. Her productions have received awards from The 10th Annual Philadelphia International Film and Video Festival; Dance on Camera, NYC; Women in the Directors Chair, Chicago; International Film and TV festival of NY, TV Programs; and Herland III Film and Video Festival, NY.

Elizabeth has exhibited her work in various institutions throughout the United States and abroad, including Australia, England, Canada, Germany, Bulgaria, Austria, France, Poland and Brazil. Some of her recent exhibitions include: Artship Olympia, Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia: 22nd Fiber Arts International Exhibition, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburg; Accessorize—The Person & The Place, 2015 New Jersey Arts Annual, Morris Museum, Morristown.


  • Fiber Art, Senior Research, Senior Thesis, Drawing I, Book Arts, Photography I, Fine Arts-Student/Faculty Research, First Year Seminar: Chemistry & Art, Study Abroad: Chemistry of Art (London) and Landmarks (Cuba)

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