Gerald Mead is an award winning artist who creates small scale, photographic and found material collages and assemblages. His artworks are in the permanent collections of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, George Eastman House/International Museum of Film and Photography, Brooklyn Art Library, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Castellani Art Museum, Sprint Foundation and the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction as well as numerous private collections. They have been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States and in Canada, Australia, Great Britain, Poland, Russia, and China and are published in five collegiate textbooks. Mead has lectured on his work at Cambridge University and Chautauqua Institution, received grants from the New York Foundation for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts, is an appointed member of the Buffalo Arts Commission and serves on several art committees and boards in the area. Also a leading authority on Western New York art, he has authored numerous essays and articles on the art and design associated with this region. He earned his MFA in Visual Studies from the University at Buffalo where he was a Deans Scholar and currently teaches at SUNY Buffalo State and is an independent curator.
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