Macena Barton

Variant Names: 
Macena Alberta Barton
Birth Date: 
08/07/1901
Birth Place: 
Union City, MI
Death Date: 
1986
Active In: 
Chicago
Medium: 
Mural
Painting
Exhibitions: 
Annual Exhibition of Works by Artists of Chicago and Vicinty, AIC, 1928, 29, 32, 37, 41-43
A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings & Sculpture, AIC, 1933,34.
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1946
Solo, Knoedler Galleries
Solo, Findley Galleries
New Woman in Chicago, 1910-45: Paintings from Illinois Collection, Rockford College and Illinois State Museum, 1993-94
Chicago No-Jury Society Exhibitions
Awards: 
August Peabody Award, U of Chicago, 1927
First prize, Chicago Galleries Association (1945-56)
Memberships: 
Chicago Society of Arts
South Side Community Art Center
Arts Club of Chicago
Chicago Painters and Sculptors
Chicago Galleries Association
Chicago No-Jury Society
Collections: 
Vanderpoel Collection
Training: 
SAIC, graduated 1924
Other Occupations: 
Worked for WPA/FAP