Margaret Roleke is a contemporary mixed media artist based in Connecticut. In 2020 she was awarded a Connecticut Commission on the Arts and was also awarded grants for public art projects at Creative Arts Workshop in New Haven and the Town Green District in New Haven.
Roleke has had solo exhibits at Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, Pen+Brush Gallery NewYork, NY, AHA Fine Art New York, NY, and Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, CT among others. Her work has been included in shows at The Aldrich, Katonah Museum of Art, Art Space New Haven, ODETTA Gallery and Ethan Cohen (Kube) and other venues. Roleke has participated in art fairs including Spring Break, Pulse, Scope, Governor’s Island, Cutlog, Flux, 14c, Fountain and Verge.
Her work has been reviewed in Hyperallergic, ArtNet, Art Scope, the New York Times and other publications. She has been an artist in residence at Elmhurst Sculpture Garden, Queens, NY and Weir Farm, Wilton, Connecticut. Roleke has also curated exhibits in Manhattan, Brooklyn, New Haven, and Ridgefield, Connecticut and written for Culture Catch and Women's Art Magazine.