Mary Stoppert
Welcome to my website. To access my art go to PORTFOLIO and select from the two series of mixed-media constructions. MY PROCESS documents a work in progress. SKETCHBOOK shares miscellaneous information including previews of my found objects / relics before building their reliquaries.

News:

I co-curated the exhibition, " From the Earth", with Carmen M. Perez for Woman Made Gallery in Chicago. http://womanmade.org/show.html?type=grou

I co-juried with Beate Minkovski, Exec. Director of Woman Made Gallery, for a national exhibition, Equilibrium: Art for a Changing World. This exhibit coincides with the Womens Caucus for Art annual conference being held in Chicago in February this year.'Equilibrium' seeks to explore the tensions, demands and challenges inherent in living in a rapidly changing world.

EXHIBITION VENUE:
Woman Made Gallery
685 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60642

DATES OF EXHIBITION
January 17 to February 27, 2014

WCA ARTIST RECEPTION
Friday, February 14, 2014, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.


In August the compelation: 70+ Chicago Visual Artist Oral History Archive (2010-2013) was donated to the archives of the Art Institute of Chicago Ryerson and Burnham Libraries. These recordings feature interviews with 70 Chicago area artists discussing their art and careers. I was selected as one of the artists. These archival discs and the interviews were produced by Linda Lewis Kramer and Sandra Binion at the Experimental Sound Studio of Chicago.

The New Museum Of Contemporary Art, NY NY now has a digital history on line of my Queen's Ring Temple installation that was exhibited there in 1982.

http://archive.newmuseum.org/index.php/D