Miss Martha Avey

Birth Date: 
10/11/1872
Birth Place: 
Arcola, IL
Death Date: 
08/28/1943
Death Place: 
Oklahoma City, OK
Residences/Studios: 
Arcola, IL
Oklahoma City
New York City
Chicago
Eastport, ME
Rockport, MA
Fontainebleau, France.
Active In: 
Oklahoma City
New York City
Chicago
Medium: 
Painting - Oil
Painting - Watercolor
Subject: 
Floral Landscape
Portrait
Wildflowers
Exhibitions: 
Wolfe Art Club, NYC, 1937
Four- artist exhibit, Grant Studios, NYC, 1938
Memberships: 
Oklahoma Art Association
Southern States Art League
American Artists Professional League
Collections: 
Vanderpoel Collection, Beverly, IL
Training: 
SAIC, 1897-1901,1905
Columbia University, NYC.
New York School of Fine and Applied Art, NYC
Harvard University
George Pearse Ennis School, Eastport, ME
W. Lester Stevens School, Rockport, MA
American School of Art, Fontainebleau, France
Other Occupations: 
Teacher/developed art program, Oklahoma City public schools, from 1906.
Art department head, Oklahoma City University, ca 1925-38