Bio

Mary Mocas (b.1949, New York) is a San Francisco based visual artist who focuses on the language of painting through mixed media, collage, and gestural mark making. Her work merges painterly sensibilities with tactile 3-dimensional accumulations, bridging the realms between painting and sculpture. She received her BA from Marietta College (1971) and received her MFA (2016) from California College of the Arts.
Mocas has exhibited extensively in the Bay area, including shows at Southern Exposure, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sanchez Art Center, Gearbox Gallery, Berkeley Art Center and Minnesota Street Project. Mocas is represented in numerous private collections and in the public collection of Visa International.