Marilyn Parkinson Thrall


Lucille Micacci Memorial
Sandy Hook Memorial
Amy Toyen


B.F.A., Sculpture, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Assoc. in Liberal Arts, Manchester Community College, CT

Grants and Awards


One Person Exhibition, ARTWALK Gallery, Hartford Public Library, Hartford, CT         

New Boston Individual Artist Fellowship, Greater Hartford ARTS Council, Hartford, CT

Designed and Created “Champion of Children” Award for the Village For Family & Children, Hartford, CT                                                                                                                                                                         


New Britain Museum of American Art, 41st Member Show,  Sculpture Prize, New Britain CT


New Britain Museum of American Art, 37th Member Show, 2nd Prize, New Britain, CT

CT Women Artists 73rd Exhibit, 2nd Prize, New Haven, CT

Canton Artists’ Guild, Sculpture Show, 1st Prize, Canton, CT

West Hartford Art League, Harry Amini Sculpture Award, CT


CT Women Artists 67th Exhibit, Jan Riviere Award, New Haven, CT


Artist-in-Residence Mini-Grant, Plainville High School, Plainville, CT

 CT Women Artists, 64th Exhibit, Jan Riviere Award, New Haven, CT

 Artist-in-Residency Grant, CT Commission on the Arts, Canton, CT

Design selected as Official School Seal, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Public Commissions


“Lucille Micacci Memorial Sculpture”, Deming Park, Berlin, CT


“Sandy Hook Memorial Sculpture”, Connecticut Education Association,  CEA Headquarters, Oak St., Hartford CT


 “The Tree House” commissioned by the Joy of Art Committee for David Crandall, CEO of Hospital for Special Care, New Britain, CT


 “Generations”, Beth Israel Temple, West Hartford, CT


“Carolyn Brown Nursing Memorial Sculpture”, Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton, OH      


“Women’s Auxiliary Memorial Sculpture”, Hospital for Special Care, New Britain, CT


“Jesse Provenzano Memorial Sculpture”, St. James Episcopal Church, West Hartford, CT

“Every Child is an Artist Sculpture”, Canton Public Library, CT

 “Amy Toyen/September 11 Memorial Sculpture”, Avon Free Public Library, Avon, CT

“The Spirit of Love, Loyalty and Learning Sculpture”, St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT

“Sharing a Book Sculpture”, Canton Public Library, Canton, CT

“Daydreamer Sculpture”, Cherry Brook School, Canton, CT

“Joseph Soifer Sculpture”, AFL-CIO, Staff Union of CT,

  Rocky Hill, CT

Museum Collections


“Marcus Garvey” Portrait Bust, Museum of African American History Boston, MA

Marilyn Parkinson Thrall
P.O. Box 138
Canton, CT 06019
860-693-4861                                     Website: