Mary Coss is an interdisciplinary sculptor and installation artist who often works with time based media. Her artwork is metaphorical, providing commentary on the human condition, social issues, and cultural history. Born in Detroit, she received an MFA from Syracuse University, Dept. of Experimental Studios. Currently Coss lives and works in Seattle, Wa where she actively exhibits, curates, and mentors young artists. Recognized through awards and grants by the NEA, Ford and Puffin Foundations, and the ACLU, her extensive exhibition record includes an international profile. Travel is integral to her process and includes a cultural exchange with Candyland Arts in Stockholm, workshops in Turkey and Guatemala, and residencies in Ireland and throughout the US.