ABOUT – Marilyn Bean




Marilyn Bean (b. 1989) is a multidisciplinary artist based in Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Her work seeks to symbolize alternative ways of viewing the world. Converging asymmetry with simplicity, celebrating the abstract, and rooting in a continually evolving aesthetic.


Marilyn holds a double Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Gender + Women’s Studies. She studied metalsmithing at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts and is a self-taught painter.

She is a mother to a little boy named Oliver. 

For all inquiries please email hello@marilynbean.com or fill out the contact form below.



Photograph by Chasing Light Photography.