Mary Jeys

2012 Create Change Fellow


Mary Jeys is a multi-media artist and activist. She founded the Brooklyn Torch Project, a local currency initiative for North Brooklyn in 2009 after receiving a small community grant from FEAST. The Brooklyn Torch Project has been featured in numerous media outlets including CNN, WNYC, NY Daily News, American Banker, and MSN Money. Her work has been exhibited in Brooklyn, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Austin, TX; and Dublin, Ireland.


Artist Website

Creative Conversations: Mary Jeys and Sinema White