Maria Martin Seedco Studio
Painting & mixed media 2-D
Artist Biographical Statement
Maria Martin is contemporary abstract artist who grew up and studied art in Philadelphia and then at The University of Kansas in Lawrence. However, Martin’s greatest instructor and mentor was her artist father. She works predominantly in the medium of painting using acrylic and oil paints as well as collage adding a mix of her sketches, smaller paintings, photographs and found objects. She draws her inspiration from nature and miles of road trips and her works consist of bright, bold colors and layers of texture. Maria Martin lives and works in Lawrence, KS.
Maria Martin’s paintings are interpretations of what she sees in the world around her. She describes her paintings as patterns and processes. She works predominantly in painting using acrylic and oil paints, as well as collage adding a mix of her sketches, smaller paintings, photographs and found objects. Her love of and the inspiration gathered from the Southwest is center to her work.
Location & Hours
Location: 720 E. 9th St., #7, Lawrence, KS 66044
* *This location is at Maria S. Martin’s studio at SeedCo in the Warehouse Arts District. This is the only studio at SeedCo participating in the Lawrence ArtWalk.
*** Also at this location is Laurie Culling and Julie Kingsbury
Friday, Oct. 27: This location will be open during Final Friday and serving refreshments from 5-9pm
Saturday, Oct. 28: 10 am – 6 pm, refreshments provided.
Sunday, Oct. 29: noon – 6 pm, refreshments provided.
Website & Contact Info