Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Mark Cooper’s paintings and sculptures made with wood and fiberglass pieces, layered with rice paper, paint, silk-screens, and varying images and patterns, explore dualities of culture and meaning. Cooper is best-known for his large scale museum and gallery installations as well as large scale public art made with individuals of all ages includingchildren, hospital patients, and students for such institutions as The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston College Museum, and Capital Children’s Museum in Washington, DC. He received his MFA from Tufts University/SMFA, and is currently an Adjunct Professor of Practice at Boston College and Faculty SMFA. Cooper’s work is in several major museums, as well as corporate and private collections.