Junk Yard She-Dragon With Wire Lace
Mimi is primarily a book artist along with mixed media collage. Her work has been exhibited in the United Kingdom, United States, Jamaica, Germany, and New Zealand. Mimi’s books are included in the Jaffe Book Arts Collection, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida; The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete & Visual Poetry, Miami, Florida; Bienes Center for the Literary Arts, Fort Lauderdale, Florida and the Free Library of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Jump Start - Launching an Artist Book Collection. A file on her work exists at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in D.C.
“Creativity is one of the most important things – along with curiosity…what can I do with this? Finding ways to make art out of what is- it’s a challenge and fun and a great idea! Thanks for inviting me xo...”Mimi Shapiro