Norma D Rios-Sierra received her Bachelor of Art History degree from Columbia College Chicago in 2009. She has lived in San Luis Potosi, Mex., San Diego, Calif. and most recently McAllen, Texas.
She was first introduced to stained glass art while working as a translator at a stained glass factory in Mexico. Her work consists mostly of stained glass mosaic featuring bold images inspired by iconic Mexican imagery, textiles and embroidery.
In addition to her own work, Norma is part of the all woman artist collective, Mujeres Mutantes, artists in residence at The Port Ministries in Back of the Yards neighborhood Chicago.
She currently works out of her home studio in Logan Square, Chicago.