Mimi Gross (New York City) painted a sign for Plaza Mexico USA on The Bowery. A painter, sculptor, set and costume designer, and sometimes college professor, Gross uses her skills to explore humanity and the environment. A veteran of Creative Time, Gross participated in Custom and Culture 1 (1977), Art on the Beach 1 (1978), and Breaking In, Old Slip Police Station (1980).  She is a long-time collaborator with both Red Grooms and Douglas Dunn. Recent exhibitions include Charm of the Many, Salender-O’Reilly Gallery, New York (2002).