Associate Professor of Fibers Mary Tuma is one of seven artists whose work is featured in the exhibition Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes, at Minnesota Street Projects in San Francisco, California. Curated by Kathy Zarur, the exhibition presents contemporary Palestinian art that addresses landscape, directly or metaphorically, in a variety of mediums. The exhibition opened July 27 and is on view through August 24. It was recently reviewed in Hyperallergic and in the San Francisco Weekly.
Pictured: MaryTuma, “Lingering Presence” (2014), handmade paper, maps, commercial clothing patterns, stitching, 13 x 11.5 x .25 in