Mary Dauterman is a Brooklyn based director and multidisciplinary artist.

She’s previously worked at Droga5, Wieden+Kennedy, and CP+B , and been recognized as one of Business Insider’s most creative women in advertising.

Mary is the author/illustrator of What Are We Even Doing With Our Lives? (Dey Street, 2017), and Dirty Library (Running Press, 2014). 

Also: Mary was invented in Texas. 


D&AD Wood Pencil, 2017
FWA: Site of the day, 2017
Webby Honoree: Weird, 2017
Webby Honoree: Comedy Film, 2017
One Show Shortlist, 2017
Cannes Shortlist, 2016
D&AD Creativity for Good, 2016
One Show Film Merit, 2016
Communication Arts Interactive Annual, 2015
Facebook Awards Silver, 2015
Shorty Awards Shortlist, 2015
Business Insider’s Most Creative Women in Advertising, 2014
Mashies Finalist, 2014
Webby Award: Weird, 2014
Webby Award: Events, 2014
FWA Shortlist, 2014
Cannes Interactive Bronze, 2013
One Show: Interactive Merit, 2013
CMYK #50- Top 100, Art Direction & Design

Vice Magazine
Dallas Observer (ty hometown)
Big Cartel
Girls and their Cats

Published Writing
The Hairpin, The Awl
Belladonna Comedy

Allison Devereux,
Mackenzie Wolf Literary

Amy Nickin,
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz

NPR, Vice, Buzzfeed, Splitsider, Booooooom, The New York Times, CNN, Creativity, Huffington Post, Refinery 29, Fast Company, The Washington Post, & more