Mari LaCure received a BA in Art from Mount Holyoke College and an MFA in Printmaking from the University of Kansas in 2010. She teaches in the Printmaking and Book Arts Departments, and for Montserrat’s summer study abroad program in Niigata, Japan. Her work references the microscopic and macroscopic in nature, and is inspired by how science informs our perception of the visual world. She specializes in etching and woodcut printmaking, an din 2011 received a grant to attend the International Mokuhanga Printmaking conference in Kyoto, Japan. Recent exhibitions include: Spatial Planes Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, San Antonio, TX; Astronomy Gallery 5, Emmanuel College, Boston; and To Be the Void International Cultural Center of Krakow, Poland. She in the recipient of several Artists Residencies, including: Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, NE; Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY; and Emmanuel College Artist Residency, Boston.