Mary Shindell

Phoenix, AZ, United States

Phone: 602-432-9131

  • Experiential & Interactive
  • Flooring
  • Light Art
  • Sculpture
  • Wall Art

About

Born in Ponca City, Oklahoma, Mary Shindell moved to Arizona when she was five years old. Her education as a child was in the public school system of Mesa, Arizona. Shindell received a BFA in painting from Northern Arizona University and an MFA in drawing from Arizona State University. Mary worked as an artist in the schools in Arizona and Nebraska and also taught drawing at the University level. After living several years in other parts of the country the artist returned to Arizona in 1989 where she has lived and worked ever since.

My Projects

  • The Memory of a Tree is Strong

    “The Memory of a Tree is Strong,” a cut-metal screen piece, defines and enhances Morris...

    • Architecture
    • Plazas
    • Transform a Space
    • Botanical
    • Metal
  • air/earth/water

    “The Memory of a Tree is Strong,” a cut-metal screen piece, defines and enhances Morris...

  • Bougainvillea

    “Bougainvillea”, commissioned by Valley Metro for the Northwest Extension of the light rail, is designed...

    • Murals
    • Bridges, Roundabouts and Roadways
    • Transform a Space
    • Botanical
    • Terrazzo
  • Rendezvous/Riverview

    “Rendezvous/Riverview”, is a mural and tile installation in the bike and pedestrian tunnel beneath AZ...

    • Murals
    • Parks
    • Beautify Space
    • Nature
    • Paint
  • Digital Desert: Agave Unfurling

    Temporary site- specific installation, digital drawings printed on plexiglas and styrene, milled and water jet...

  • Blooming

    In Flux Cycle 8 temporary site- specific installation, Digital drawings printed on Plexiglas and styrene,...