Mary Ann Pope
Mary Ann Irwin Pope is active/lives in Alabama, Kentucky. Mary Ann Pope is known for landscape painting-forest interiors.
Biography Mary Ann Pope
An impressionist landscape painter in watercolor, oil and acrylics,
Mary Ann Pope works primarily from photographs she takes of scenes
around Huntsville, Alabama, especially forest interiors deep in the
woods near her home. Many of her locations are in remote areas
where it is inconvenient to set up an easel for plein-air
painting. Her approach to painting is to study nature closely,
and then "simplify its forms, and caputre its appearance with
controlled applications" of paint. (107)
Pope, who was born in Louisville studied in her hometown at the
University of Louisville and in New York City at Cooper Union.
In 1966, she moved to Huntsville, Alabama where she has worked as an
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