mARTha Bloom


Having studied at the Art Students League NY Green Mountain College VT Art Institute of Boston MA Bob Blackburn Printmaking Workshop NYC

mARTha found a valuable art education

while traveling on the McDowell Traveling Scholarship

and as a master printer for Sergio Tosi Stampatore NYC


Since Bloom has taught art at the Art Students League The National Academy Silvermine School of Art CT and numerous outreach programs

under the auspices of grants special programs and museums for forty years

Her work has been shown in and collected by numerous galleries and museums such as the McNay Columbia Delaware and Metropolitan Museums and the Library of Congress

Bloom’s work illuminates a fusion of materials techniques and ideas revealing an imaginative wealth of reflection and intuition.

Each of her students are carefully guided to declare themselves from within and with what is important to them which she believes is essential for work to have integrity and significance