Teachers College, May 2004
Doctorate of Art & Art Education in College Teaching, Ed.D.C.T.
Dissertation Topic: Emergent Objects at the Human-Computer Interface (HCI): a case study of artists' cybernetic relationships in studio art practice
Studied with Dr. Judith Burton, Dr. Graeme Sullivan and Dr. John Broughton
New York University, May 1998
Master of Fine Arts, M.F.A.
Thesis: Otherness in a Non-Verbal Space
Studied with: John Torreano, Michael St. John, Cora Cohen, Suzanne McClelland, and Kathleen Ruiz
Boston College, May 1993
BioArt Independent Major, B.A.
Thesis: BioArt: A Historical Precedent for the Integration of Science and Art
Studied with: Father James Palmigiano
2020 Sherry Mayo, solo exhibition, From Painting to Drawing, paintings and drawings, Mahopac, NY.
2019 Sherry Mayo, solo exhibition, Sherry Mayo, paintings, Field Library, Mariandale Peekskill, NY.
2018 Sherry Mayo, solo exhibition, The Art of Trees, paintings, Chapel, Mariandale Retreat Center, mariandale.org, Ossining, NY.
2003 Public Intervention, solo dissertation exhibition, interactive web-based surveillance, wearable computing performance, digital painting, and digital video installations, Macy Gallery, Teachers College, Columbia University
2012 Dina Hermman & Sherry Mayo, LOOK | ART Gallery, two-person exhibition, Mahopac, NY
2005 Synthetic Organisms, Gallery N25, two-person exhibition with sculptor Chris Meyer, curated by Ed Burke, Peekskill, NY
Featured Group Exhibitions
2014 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics), curated by Patricia Miranda, Arts Exchange at ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY, see catalog http://content.yudu.com/Library/A2ulmv/STEAMWebCatalog/resources/index.htm
2011 Faculty Selects, six-person group exhibition curated by Matt Ferranto, including: Claire Corey-Sherry Mayo, Claudia Cardoso-Joseph Nechvatal, and Joe Winter-Adam Schecter, Westchester Community College Fine Arts Gallery, Valhalla, NY
2003 AIMIV Interference Patterns, juried Art in Motion Festival USC, at the Armory in Pasadena, CA, also on the Jumbotrons of West Hollywood, CA
2001 Pixel, MMC Gallery, Marymount College, group show, NYC
2000 The SONY WEGA Art Show Escape, Signature Artist, sponsored by the Sony Corp., traveling, selected group show, NYC and Chicago
2000 A Decade of Graduates-Invitational, faculty juried group exhibition, digital video installation exhibition, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, NYC
1999-2001 Digital Salon VII, curated by Bruce Wands, School of Visual Arts Museum, NYC, Juried International traveling show, Madrid, Northern Italy, Belgium, also in Leonardo Magazine, see http://www.nydigitalsalon.org/07/printsFrame.html
2017-Present Center for the Digital Arts Gallery, Peekskill Extension, Westchester Community College, Curator, Peekskill, NY
2011 (inside) joke, guest curator, Augusta Savage Gallery, UMass Amherst, MA, https://fac.umass.edu/Online/InsideJoke
2011 Art Along the Hudson, Juror, Hudson Valley wide arts event including ten cities, Peekskill hosting City for 2011, Paramount Cultural Arts Center, Peekskill, NY
2007 The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards 2007, Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, Inc., Juror, NYC
2004 EA 50 Here Art, group exhibition, selected curator, NYC
2001 fakespace, HERE gallery, curator, NYC
2021 Grass + Roots: Peekskill to Poughkeepsie, juried exhibition, curated by Patricia Miranda, Putnam Arts Council and the Center for the Digital Arts Gallery, Mahopac, NY.
2021 Art in a Pandemic, juried exhibition, Putnam Arts Council and the Southeast Museum, Brewster, NY.
2021 Re-emergence, juried exhibition, Peekskill Arts Alliance, Center for the Digital Arts, Westchester Community College, Peekskill, NY.
2020 Rock, Paper, Scissors, online exhibition, Mahopac Library, Mahopac, NY.
2020 Make Art, Stay at Home, online exhibition, Dorsky Museum, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY.
2020 Help Feed Beacon, Open Call Exhibition, BAU, Beacon Artist Union, Beacon, NY.
2018 Push Pin Exhibition, works on paper, Putnam Arts Council, Mahopac, NY.
2017 Women's Exhibition, Putnam Arts Council, Mahopac, NY.
2016 Faculty Retrospective, curated by Lise Prown, Center for the Digital Arts Gallery, Westchester Community College, Peekskill, NY.
2015 Peace & Justice, juried show by Elisa Pritzker, Muroff-Kotler Visual Arts Gallery, SUNY Ulster
2014 Faculty Retrospective, curated by Lise Prown, Westchester College Gallery, Peekskill Extension, Peekskill, NY
2013 Face to Face: Community Portraits, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2012 Open Studios curated by Barbara Galazzo, Gallery 66, Cold Spring, NY
2012 Ballot Box curated by Carla Rae Johnson, Bean Runner Gallery, Peekskill, NY
2012 Art that Integrates curated by Sean Justice, Macy Gallery, Teachers College, Columbia University, NYC
2012 New Look, Part 1, group exhibition, LOOK | ART Gallery, Mahopac, NY
2010 Private i, group exhibition curated by Carla Goldberg, Skylight Gallery, Chelsea, NYC
2010 A.R.T.S. (artists ready to sell) juried group exhibition, Croton Falls, NY
2010 21st Annual International Exhibition, Viridian Gallery, Director's Choice, Chelsea, NYC
2010 Peekskill Open Studios 2010, The Center for the Digital Arts Gallery, PAC group exhibit, Peekskill, NY
2010 Twenty-one Artists---Twenty-one Points of View, curated by the Peekskill Arts Council, Paramount Arts Cultural Center, Peekskill, NY
2010 Far & Wide: 2nd Annual Woodstock Regional, juried by Patricia Phagen, received Juror's Choice Award for drawing, WAAM (Woodstock Artists Association & Museum), Woodstock, NY
2009 The Photographic Eye & The Digital Discussion Group, Nature
theme, Tilly Foster Farm Arts Center, Brewster NY
2009 Dialogues & Narratives, Standard House Gallery, PAC group exhibit, Peekskill, NY
2009 Art After Sputnik, curated by Darla Horn, group exhibition, Long Island City, NYC
2009 Off-the-Beaten Track, The Center for the Digital Arts Gallery, PAC group exhibit, Peekskill, NY
2008 Love Without Borders, August 15 -24th, a group exhibition curated by Erin Burns, Blank Studios and Gallery, Brighton, UK
2008 Faculty Show, The Center for the Digital Arts Gallery, Westchester Community College, Peekskill NY
2006 Utopia: Dreams of Paradise and Possibility, November 6 - December 29, A Shenere Velt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006 International Art Competition 2006, exit (a gallery space), juried group show, Cleveland, OH
2006 Open Studio, Community, exhibition with the Peekskill Arts Council
2005 Ghosts of Peekskill, Peekskill Project, HVCCA: A Citywide Contemporary Art Extravaganza, juried show, video installation
2004 Resonance: An Art Exhibition, Pearl Street Gallery, group exhibition, Brooklyn, NY
2003 Anti War Poster Exhibition, traveling international group exhibition curated by Frank Schifreen
2002 Digital DUMBO Festival, M3 Projects, DUMBO, Brooklyn
2002 Parallel Worlds of Sensation, group video exhibition, WAH center (Williamsburg Art Historical Society)
2002 SVA BFACAD End of Year Exhibitions @ REMOTE and SVA Museum, Exhibition coordinator
2001 Open Mouse curated by Mark Tribe of Rhizome.org, multi-channel screening at FUN, DUMBO, Brooklyn
2001 Light Plays Tricks, Film Festival, Kingsington, ON, Canada
2001 Lowe-Hudson Guild Gallery, Unusual Drawings, group exhibition, Chelsea, NY
2000 A Decade of Graduates-Invitational, digital video installation, juried group exhibition, 80 Washington Sq. East Galleries, NYU, NYC
2000 NY Film + Video Festival, La BarBat, NYC
2000 LSU, Works on Paper, Museum Juried show, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2000 ifilm.com, The Realization of Zephyr Layer#9, streaming DV project, juried site
1999 Seafair Arts Electronica’99, juried on-line website exhibition
2018 Spaces for You, August 23, 2018, curator Karen Bernard, Mariandale Retreat Center, Ossining, NY.
2014 Art in the Expanded Field: Notions of Empathy, Aesthetics Consciousness, and Implications for Education, January 19, 2014, facilitated by Dr. Ellen Levy, NY LASER (Leonardo Education and Art Forum (LEAF), NY, NY
2012 Artist Talk with Dina Hermann & Sherry Mayo, August 2012, facilitated by Eric Arctander, LOOK |ART Gallery, Mahopac, NY
2012 Art in the Digital Age, presentation with Lise Prown and Sherry Mayo, spring 2012, curated by Carla Rae Johnson, Bean Runner Café, Peekskill, NY
2011 Art in the Digital Age, artist-speaker, Putnam Arts Center, Mahopac, NY
2011 Contemporary Artists on Contemporary Art: a Hudson Valley Artists Dialogue, Art in the Digital Age, guest speaker with Susan Walsh, curated by Stacey Ward Kelly, The Beehive, Beacon, NY
2002 Painting in the Age of Digital Manipulation, Artist presentation with Fabian Marcaccio, Claire Corey, Millree Hughes and moderated by Mark Tribe, panel discussion, Artists Space, NYC
2002 Interactive Digital Video and Wearable Computing Recent Works by S.MAYO, presentation, Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP), NYU
PART-TIME ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
2016-Present Teaching with Technology in Art Education, School of Visual Arts, pre-service certification students, Department of Art Education. Chairperson, Catherine Rosamond
2014 Teaching with Technology iApps workshop, Greenwhich Connecticut School District, Arts Department, facilitated by Dr. Cheryl Iozzo
2013 New Media in Contemporary Art, Department of Art History, Purchase College
2012 Online Teaching Certification, RMCAD (Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design)
2007-2010 Adjunct Instructor, Digital Imaging I, Foundations Course, Westchester Community College
2010 Adjunct instructor, Web Workshop, Communication Arts Department, Marymount Manhattan College
2007-08 Adjunct Instructor, Art in the Digital Age, Katonah Art Center
2008 Guest Lecturer with Dr. Ami Kantawala and Dr. Kristen Baxter, Visual Arts Research, Dr. Graeme Sullivan, Teachers College, Columbia University
2000-01 Adjunct Instructor, Technology Integration into Studio Practice, Experiments in Content, Teachers College, Columbia University
1998-02 Adjunct Instructor, Digital Video, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Computer Art Foundations, and lead instructor in Pre-College Digital Video program, School of Visual Arts, B.F.A. Computer Art Program
1995-1997 Graduate Assistant, Department of Art & Art Professions, New York University
Mayo, S. (July, 2009). Studio Artists at the Human-Computer Interface: a case study of arts technology integration in studio practice (Paperback), VDM Verlag Dr. Muller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. KG, Saarbrucken, Germany
Mayo, S. (2015). A Model for a Collective Aesthetic Consciousness, In Mura, G. (Ed.), Analyzing, Art, Culture, and Design in the Digital Age, see http://www.igi-global.com/chapter/a-model-for-a-collective-aesthetic-consciousness/138538, Hershey, PA: IGI Global
Mayo, S. (2013). Notions of Empathy, Aesthetic Consciousness, and Implications for Education. In White, B. & Costantino, T. (Eds.). Aesthetics, Empathy, and Education, Lang Publishing
Mayo, S. (2012). The Prelude to the Millennium: the backstory of digital aesthetics. In Gurley, G. (Ed.), Art & Human Values, University Readers, Cognella
Articles (Peer-Reviewed Journals)
Mayo, S. (July-December, 2011). A Model for a Collective Aesthetic Consciousness, International Journal of Art, Culture and Design Technologies, Vol. 1, No. 2
Mayo, S. (2011). CAA 2011, conference review, Visual Inquiry: learning & teaching art, Vol. 1, No. 1, see http://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/weblog/view-Post,id=50463/
Mayo, S. (March, 2008). The Prelude to the Millennium: the backstory of digital aesthetics, The Journal of Aesthetic Education
Mayo, S. (May, 2007). Implications for Art Education in the Third Millennium: art technology integration, Art Education Journal
Mayo, S. (2005). Emergent Objects at the Human-Computer Interface (HCI): a case study of artists cybernetic relationships and critical consciousness, Journal of the New Media Caucus, v.01n.01
Mayo, S. (June, 2000). Electronic Trance: bodily interfaces with artificial environments, Exploring Electronic Consciousness, spark-online, Issue 9.0, (June, 2000), see http://www.spark-online.com/june00/discourse/mayo.html
Mayo, S. (1998). NXT Space for Visual Thinking: an experimental cyberlab, Vol. 1, 4 - Space, M/C - A Journal of Media and Culture, The University of Queensland, Australia, on-line journal, see http://journal.media-culture.org.au/9811/nxt.php
Mayo, S. (2014). Mash-up and Remix: Teaching community sustainability through and in the arts, Teachers College, Columbia University, Department of Art & Art Education, in press.
Sullivan, G. (2010). Art Practice As Research, blog, http://artpracticeasresearch.com/tag/sherry-mayo/
Mayo, S. (2005). Emergent Objects at the Human-Computer Interface (HCI): a case study of artists cybernetic relationships and critical consciousness, Art Education Dissertation Monographs, Vol. 1, 2005, Teachers College, Columbia University, Department of Art & Art Education
Serig, D. (2006). A Conceptual Structure of Visual Metaphor, Studies in Art Education, A Journal of Issues and Research, 47(3), 229-247
Mayo, S. (2004). Visualization Models Genome Model of the Art Object and Cultural Matrix, Art Objects in the Cultural Milieu, published in Sullivan G. (2005) Art Practice As Research: inquiry in the visual arts, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage publications
Garber. S. L. (September, 2018). Sherry Mayo: An integration of Drawing, Painting and Digital Art Mediums, Local Artist Buzz, Cortlandt Living. bestversionmedia.com
Hodara, Susan. (July 25, 2014). Putting the A in STEAM, NY Times, Arts Westchester, https://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/27/nyregion/putting-the-a-in-steam.html.
2014 Utilizing iapps as Constructive Creative Tools to Generate Collaborative Expression. Art Education and Digital Technologies: The Virtual World Conference, InAEA, Second Life, hosted by Christine Liao and Sandrine Han
2014 Mash-up and Remix: teaching community sustainability through and in the arts. Remixing Art Education Symposium, Teachers College, Columbia University
2014 E.A.T.: Experiments in Art and Technology. Symposium associated with the STEAM exhibition, facilitated by Sherry Mayo and including: Claudia Jacques, Chris Kaczmarek, Deborah Krikun, Richard Hyland
2012 National Art Education Association Women’s Caucus Art Exhibition, Emerging Perspectives, group show, catalog cover
2011 Teaching Studio Art with Social Media, November, 2011, NYSATA (New York State Art Teachers Association), Westchester, NY
2011 Integrating Social Media into Studio Arts Curricula: Practice-based Model, (March, 2011), NAEA (National Arts Education Association), Seattle, WA
2011 Teaching with Social Media, collaboration with Claudia Cardoso), co-presentation and hands-on workshop (two separate events), Faculty Development Center, Westchester Community College, Valhalla, NY
2011 Greening Your Curriculum: breaking that paper habit, Faculty Development Center, Westchester Community College, Valhalla, NY
2010 American Dreams, a video testimonial series of WCC alumni, video editor, produced by Dr. Jianping Wang
2010 GRAE (Graduate Research in Art Education) Conference, Keynote Speaker, Art Education in the Expanded Field, Teachers College, Columbia University. Enhanced podcast of presentation available online at www.smayo.net
2008 GRAE (Graduate Research in Art Education) Conference, Teachers College, Columbia University, panelist
2008 Prelude to the Millennium: Backstory to Digital Aesthetics, paper presentation, ISEA 2008, International Symposium of Electronic Arts, (July/August, 2008), Singapore
2007 DIY (do it yourself) MTV After School, TEACH, THINK, PLAY, (March, 2007), Teachers College Columbia University, NY
2007 A Model for Public School Systems to Benefit from Higher Education Partnerships in Art Technology Education, (March, 2007), National Art Education Association Conference, NY
2005 Human and Machine: Examining the Place of Physical Technology in Contemporary Performance, College Art Association, Atlanta, GA
2004 Emergent Objects at the Human Computer Interface (HCI): a case study of artists' cybernetic relationships and implications for critical consciousness, Metropolitan College of New York, Educational Technology Conference, NY
2004 Implications for Studio Art Education: cybernetic relationships in studio art practice and the human computer interface/MUS/RES, National Art Education Association Conference, Denver, CO