Lex Marie uses her life and personal history as a Black woman, single mother and artist as her subject.
Marie holds a BA in studio art with a concentration in painting from the University of Maryland, College Park. Marie’s first solo exhibition Remember? Remember. opened in two separate locations in Washington, DC through Arena Social Arts Club (2021). Marie’s work has been curated into group exhibitions including We Can’t Predict Tomorrow (Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA, 2021); Through the Eyes of a Muse at Black Wall Street Gallery (New York, NY 2021); FRESH START by McCall Art Advisory (online, 2021); Women in the Arts on Artsy.com, curated by Latela Curatorial (2020), and a virtual art fair curated by Monochrome Collective in 2020. Marie received the Alma Thomas Scholarship from Washington Studio School in 2019. She lives and works in the metropolitan DC area.