Mary Singleton is an artist living and working in New Orleans. She is known for her bright, Fauvist-influenced, contemporary and figurative floral paintings. Drawing her inspiration from both the tropical Flora of New Orleans, everyday lives and images collected along the way. Mary describes her artworks as a “a dialogue between the vivid surroundings of New Orleans, its eclectic inhabitants and the mutual influence upon one another."

While at LSU she received the nomination to attend Yale Norfolk and the Baton Rouge Art League's annual scholarship. After graduating she became an Artist in Residence with The Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts. She has also worked with the other area organizations including The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge.

Currently Mary teaches weekly at Saint James Place Retirement Community as their resident art instructor engaging the residents in art's therapeutic properties. She also currently works with the Walls Project as a site manager and artist on community murals. She spends her time painting in her studio, collecting plants and spending time with those dearest to her.

Mary received a BFA from Louisiana State University. She’s worked with several small business to incorporate a handmade feel into their design and branding, including Saint Claude Social Club.

Current representation:

Claire Elizabeth Gallery - New Orleans, LA.
Ann Connelly Fine Art - Baton Rouge LA.
Gallery 1930 & Design Supply - Birmingham, AL.
Hall-Barnett Gallery - New Orleans, LA.
Where Y’art Gallery - New Orleans, LA.
The Campbell Collective - Greenville, South Carolina.



1984 Born in Louisiana

2015 Bachelor of Arts, Louisiana State University


2019 Verve, Claire Elizabeth Gallery , New Orleans

2019 Soundgarden, Ochsner Baptist Auditorium Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, New Orleans

2019 Gemini, Femaissance, New Orleans

2018 Proserpina, Femaissance, New Orleans

2018 Fall Show, Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans

2018 Flourish, Claire Elizabeth Gallery, New Orleans

2018 Spring Show, Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans

2018 Art of Flavor, Where Y’art Gallery & Old No. 77 Hotel and Chandlery, New Orleans

2017 Featured Artist, Saint Claude Social Club, New Orleans

2016 Group Show, Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge

2015 Senior Show, Foster Gallery, Baton Rouge

2013 Group Show, Baton Rouge Gallery, Baton Rouge

2009 Group Show, Gallery N, Baton Rouge

2005 Group Show, Rue Cou Cou Gallery, Baton Rouge

2006 Group Show, Rue Cou Cou Gallery, Baton Rouge

2003 Group Show, Coker College, Hartsville, South Carolina

2002 Solo Show, The Rose Door, Baton Rouge


2016 Artist in Residence, Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge

2015-2016 Artist in Residence, The Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts, Baton Rouge

2009-2015 Artist in Residence, N the Art Space


2015 Baton Rouge Art League Annual Scholarship

2015 LSU Nomination to apply to Yale Norfolk


Private Collections in USA and overseas.

Coppervine Winepub, New Orleans, Louisiana

Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Ochsner Baptist Phyllis M. & Patrick F. Taylor Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana


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