Mara Baker is a Chicago-based interdisciplinary artist and educator. She is a graduate of Cranbrook Academy of Art (MFA, 2007) and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (BFA, 2005).
Baker’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally at venues such as The Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago), The Soap Factory (Minneapolis), Luminary Arts Center (St. Louis), Ferencvarosi Pincegallery, (Budapest) and The Annex Art Center, (Toronto).
Other notable recent projects include: a solo exhibition, Two Forward, One Back, at 65 Grand, Chicago IL, Currents New Media Festival (Santa Fe, New Mexico); and Interstice a group show at (308 at 156 Project Art Space, New York, NY) curated by Rachel Adams and Rob Green projects, LA.
Baker is Assistant Professor of Foundations and Drawing at the College of Dupage in Glen Ellyn, IL.