Mary Ellen Strom

Visual Arts, 2000

Mary Ellen Strom’s work includes video installations, single channel video, performance, and public art projects. Her work is project based and is most often temporal. Strom’s single channel videos and installations have been presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, the Museum of Modern Art, NYC, The Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio, The Chicago Art Institute, The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Kansas City Art Institute, The High Museum, Atlanta, Diverseworks, Houston, TX, Archa, Theatro Divaldo, Prague, Republic of Czech, Museo de Arte, Mexico City, Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland, Ars Electronica Festival, Linz Austria, Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff Wales among others. Strom has received numerous awards including the Rockefeller Foundation, M.A.P. Grants, New York State Council on the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, National Alliance for Media and Culture, and two New York Performance Awards (Bessie) for “Outstanding Creative Achievement”. Strom was a 1999-2000 artist in the P.S.1 / MoMA National Studio Program. She received her MFA from the University of California, Irvine and is an instructor at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Awards and Accomplishments

2008: Strom receives Art Matters Grant