Marion Mahony Griffin

Maiden Name: 
Mahony
Variant Names: 
Marion Lucy Mahony
Spouse: 
Walter Burley Griffin
Birth Date: 
02/14/1871
Birth Place: 
Chicago
Death Date: 
1961
Death Place: 
Chicago
Residences/Studios: 
Chicago
Australia
Lakeside/Hubbard Woods, IL
Oak Park, IL
Active In: 
Chicago 1894-1914
Australia and India 1914-1937
Chicago 1938-61
Medium: 
Architectural Design
Illustration
Mural
Painting - Watercolor
Exhibitions: 
AIC, two retrospective exhibitions.
Major Artists from the Midwest, Decatur (IL), 2008
Block Museum, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Memberships: 
Arts and Crafts Society, Chicago
First registered woman architect in Illinois
Sydney (Australia) Anthroposophical Society, 1930
Collections: 
George B Armstrong School murals, Rogers Park/Chicago
Training: 
MIT School of Architecture, 1890-94, the 2nd woman in architecture to graduate
Other Occupations: 
Apprentice to architect Dwight D Perkins
Assistant to Frank Lloyd Wright
Biography: 
Please see the detailed biography of Marion Mahony Griffin in "Women Building Chicago 1790–1990: A Biographical Dictionary" (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2001), 284-286.