Mary Sumers

Mary Sumers

Multiple Mediums


Born in Benton, Arkansas
Mary holds the following degrees: 
BA, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1972
MFA, Washington University in St Louis, 1974
Ed.D, Illinois State University, Bloomington, Illinois, 1983


Previously represented by Martin Sumers Gallery, 50 W 57th Street, New York City.


Martin Sumers Gallery, 50 W 57th St, New York City
Phoenix Galley, Prince St & Broadway, SOHO, New York City
Gallery 84, 50 W 57th St, New York City
Exhibited widely in juried shows across the country.

Artist’s Statement:

My paintings and drawings are executed in a spontaneous organic style that evoke images of bones, shells, fossils and other things that remain. For me, things that remain are repositories of memory, and if memory is lost, it can be reconstructed.