11: Mary Tartaro

Mixed Media Location: 2720 Smith Grade

Mary Tartaro grew up in NY has a BFA in painting an MFA in Sculpture and worked for many years as an art professor and gallery director.

She. works in both two and three dimensional media. Her practice is not confined to any specific material or process but evolves with and adapts to specific concepts conveyed in the work. Recurrent themes deal with issues around Environmentalism, Religion, Mythology, Feminism and commentary on contemporary culture.  Her three dimensional work employs  skills as a welder, bronze caster and  assemblage artist. Examples of her largely diverse portfolio may be found at: marytartaro.com.