Molly Wood


1965    Montgomery, Alabama

Currently living in Des Moines, Iowa


1992 Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas - Master of Art, Art History

1987 Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas - Bachelor of Art, Photojournalism

Grants And Awards

2016 Project Grant- Iowa Arts Council

Iowa Exhibited XXXII, Polk County Heritage Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa (merit award)

Solo Exhibitions


Fatal Flora – Des Moines Botanical Center, Des Moines, Iowa
(Coming in summer) Fatal Flora - Memorial Union Gallery, ISU, Ames, Iowa


Fatal Flora- Morrissey Gallery, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa


Fatal Flora- Viaduct Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa

2003 Molly Wood Nature Morte- Southern Methodist University, Fondren Gallery, Dallas, Texas
2002 Molly Wood Photographs- Muscatine Art Museum, Muscatine, Iowa

Group Exhibitions



(Coming in summer) Photo Sensitive, Olson-Larsen Gallery, West Des Moines, Iowa

Iowa Women's Art Exhibit, Iowa State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa







Annual Small Works Show, Olson-Larsen Gallery, West Des Moines, Iowa

Current Work, Kansas City Society of Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, Missouri (juror – Keith Davis – Senior Curator of Photography, Nelson-Atkins Museum)

14th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Freeport Art Museum, Freeport,

Illinois (juror – Dan Addington, Addington Gallery, Chicago, Illinois)

DUMA Biennial, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, Iowa

Iowa Exhibited XXXII, Polk County Heritage Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa

(merit award)



National Fellowship Competition, Developed Work, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, Kansas

Le Garage Hermétique, Salisbury House, Des Moines, Iowa


Lady's Work, Chapman House, Des Moines, Iowa


2017 Conrad, Karla, "Molly Wood (Photographer + Maker), Say Hello to the City, November 19.