About Mary Jones
Originally from Kane, Pennsylvania, Mary Jones built her career in Chicago. She has an MFA in Printmaking from Indiana University at Bloomington and a BFA in Art History from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She is included in the permanent collections of the Linda Lee Alter Collection of Women in the Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia and in the State Museum of Illinois. Jones has been an artist-in-residence at the Ragdale Foundation and at Anchor Graphics, Chicago. She was named an Iowa Arts Council Fellow in 2019 and a notable artist in New American Paintings, Midwest Edition #134. She currently lives and works in Indianola, Iowa.