Marianne Hall was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. From an early age she was fascinated with beauty and all things tactile. In 1981, she received her BFA in Fibers from Wayne State University. Marianne works in a variety of mediums, inspired by her materials and the process of making. Her focus is on texture, layering and distinctive mark making. Her results are lyrical and layered abstracts.
An avid traveler, Marianne has journeyed throughout North America. She has also explored many parts of Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and Indonesia. In 2011, drawn by it's climate and rich history, Marianne relocated to New Mexico. She currently lives and works in Albuquerque.