Rachel Mayeri

Media Artistat Harvey Mudd College
Claremont,
United States
Focus area: Biology, Body, Self, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Neuroaesthetics, Digital Art, New Media, Environmental Art, Eco Art, Land Art, Gender Studies, Genomics, Marine, Ocean Science, Psychology, Cognitive Studies, STEAM, Pedagogy, Education, Video, Film

Mayeri’s videos have shown at the Sundance Film Festival, Park City Utah; Berlinale Film Festival; Documenta13, Kassel Germany; Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria; The Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA; and MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY. She is the recipient Wellcome Trust Award to create films for chimps, commissioned by Arts Catalyst (2011), the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Computational Biology Grant (2012), and Creative Capital. Mayeri is a guest curator of the Museum of Jurassic Technology and Professor of Media Studies at Harvey Mudd College. She received her BA from Brown University and her MFA from the University of California San Diego.