M P Landis
Born 1965 in Lancaster, PA, USA
Lives & works in Portland, ME, USA
As a child M P Landis traveled throughout the world with his Mennonite missionary parents.
After studying political science, philosophy and literature for a few years he dropped out of Millersville University of Pennsylvania to help open a bookstore in downtown Lancaster.
In 1989 he moved to Provincetown, MA, to concentrate on making visual art, his intention since early childhood.
He quickly began exhibiting there and was awarded a solo exhibition at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum in 1995.
In 1996 he moved to Brooklyn, NY, where he lived and worked until the spring of 2015 when he and his family moved to Portland, Maine.
Since 1990 he has been in over 30 solo exhibitions and many 2-person and group exhibits and is included in many public and private collections.