Marie McKessy

Marie (she/her/hers) is a painter, poet, and mixed media artist based in Chicago. Her practice focuses on critiquing the dystopia in society. Marie hopes people will look at her work and see the connections between reality and what they can imagine. She views the world from a psychological perspective and aims to use social movements as a lens for change. Marie’s art is meant to invoke conversation about human rights and for audiences to challenge societal norms and to better understand themselves.