Risk-Taking Through Art


Abstract expressionist painter Martha Jo Mahoney doesn’t feel 73. “Age is just a number to me. I know people in their 80s and 90s that are just incredible people, gettin’ out and doing things. That’s how I want to be.” Growing Bolder’s Marc Middleton talks to Martha Jo about how she gets inspired, why abstract is her preferred style and the ways she continues to take risks in her art.