Marilyn Kissis a retired Spanish professor at Wagner College, photographer and poet who lives and works on Staten Island.  She has had solo exhibits at the Black and White in Color Gallery both in the Bronx and in Brooklyn, the Casita Gallery (a portable exhibition space), the iMPeRFeCT Gallery in Philadelphia, various galleries in Normal, Illinois, and the Spotlight and Art Galleries at Wagner College. She has participated in many group shows, two-person exhibits with miguelÁngel, and dozens of shows with the Staten Island Creative Community, the Staten Island Camera Club, the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, and as a founding member of the CPG Gallery. Her photos have been selected for juried exhibits at BWAC (4) and juried shows for Art@Bay (3).