Her work references art history and the state of the world. She uses humor to produce terror. Her work is busy and rich! Go to her website…www.mlouisestanley.com and read her titles!! Here’s a quote from the artist.
“ At an opening years ago a woman came up to me, drink in hand, and said, "these are not funny paintings, they remind me of junior high when I was miserable." She then dropped her glass at my feet and ran out of the gallery. I must have been doing something right!”