PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD for FIBERART INTERNATIONAL 2016
Visitors and patrons of the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Fiber Art International 2016 exhibition voted Marie Bergstedt's "Terry" to be their favorite piece.
THROUGH OUR HANDS MAGAZINE
An interview by Linda Seward with Marie Bergstedt was published in Through Our Hands Magazine (United Kingdom) on August 24, 2015. The interview and several images of artwork appear on pages 17-24 and is noted on the cover page.
SOLO EXHIBIT AND LECTURE COASTAL CAROLINA UNIVERSITY
Bergstedt was invited by Director James Arendt to exhibit in the Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, SC, February-March 2015. She presented a lecture which appears on vimeo.
LUCAS ARTISTS PROGRAMS RESIDENCY
In May-June 2015 Bergstedt was an artist resident at Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA.
WILLIAMS PRIZE IN DRAWING
Selected for the "Artist for Artists" Winners' Catalog with Honorable Mention.
The piece chosen was a drawing done with hand embroidery threads.
FIBER ART NOW MAGAZINE
Selected for On View: "Portraiture" section, Winter 2015, page 54.
ARTIST PORTFOLIO MAGAZINE
Selected in top 20 entries for Portrait issue to be published in 2015.
Figure50 Blogspot and Facebook
"Mikey of Mallory" posted by Figure50.
TEXTILE ART AROUND THE WORLD
Images of four artworks included in this international publication of contemporary textile work. Edited by Ellen Bakker, Textile-Link Books, page 108, Ruurloseweg, The Netherlands