Mona Martinez Seno
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Mona Martinez Seno

Box 4764 One Lamplighter Way
Mount Hermon, MA 01354
(413) 498-3266
monamseno@gmail.com
www.monamseno.com

Education:

Sculpture, MFA. Tyler School of Art/Temple University, 2003

Fine Arts and Education, BA, cum laude with Highest Honors in Fine Arts. Brandeis University, 2001

 

Additional coursework:

New York Academy of Art (figurative sculpture)

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts (ceramics)

Skidmore College (drawing/painting)

Tyler School of Art (art education)

Pont-Aven School of Art (environmental installation)

Interlaken School of Art (portrait painting)

Snow Farm (figure sculpture)

Wadsworth Atheneum (art education)

BER seminars (education)

Skillpath seminars (Photoshop CS2)

 

Exhibitions:

2012 Faculty Art Show, Northfield Mount Hermon School (sculpture)

2010 Faculty Art Show, Darrow School (installation)

2008 Fellows show, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY (installation)

2007 Pittsfield Juried Art Show, Pittsfield, MA (ceramics)

2004 Faculty Art Show, Darrow School, New Lebanon, NY (sculpture)

2003 MFA Thesis Show, Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (installations)

2002 De Luxe, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA (installation)

2002 Sphere of Influence, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA (installation)

2001 Senior Show, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA (installations)

2000 ArtsFest, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA (performance art)

1999 Festival of the Arts, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA (installation)

 

Grants and Awards:

Northfield Mount Hermon Faculty Fellowship (excellence in academic program) 2012

 

´╗┐Skidmore College High School Art Teachers Fellowship Award Summer 08

 

Hoopes Family Faculty Award, Darrow School 2008

 

Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship 2003

 

Academic Internship, Tyler School of Art Fall 02-Spring 03

 

Paul Caine Memorial Award (Acquisition of artwork by Rose Art Museum) 2001

 

Deborah Josepha Cohen Memorial Award in Fine Arts 2001

 

Academic honors: Dean’s List Fall 98, Spring 99, Fall 99, Spring 00, Fall 00, Spring 01

 

International Wien Scholarship (merit), Brandeis University Fall 97-Spring 01

 

Festival of the Arts grant recipient & featured artist, Brandeis University Spring 99, Spring 01

 

ArtsFest grant, Brandeis University: Fall 99, Fall 00

 

Remis Grant for summer study, Brandeis University, June 00

 

Scholarship, Pont-Aven School of Art, June 00

Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship for prospective educators, April 97

 

Works in Collection:

Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA

Selected private collections: Tom Bills, Jay Coogan, Ellen Ruberto, Andre Elliot

 

Articles/Images published:

“Third Annual Pittsfield Art Show this weekend” Berkshires Week, Pittsfield, MAJuly 19, 2007

inLiquid online gallery, Philadelphia, PA

“Une exposition des oeuvres de la School of ArtOest, France, July 4 2000

 

Work Experience:

Faculty, Visual Arts. Northfield Mount Hermon School, Mt Hermon, MA Fall 2011-present

Art Department Chair, Darrow School, New Lebanon, NY Fall 07-Spring 11

Ceramics, Sculpture, and Spanish teacher, Darrrow School, New Lebanon, NY Fall 04-Spring 07

Photoshop tutor, Jane Feldman, New Lebanon, NY Summer 2006

Studio Assistant, Mary Ann Davis, Chatham, NY Summer 2006

Development and Business Office Assistant, Darrow School, New Lebanon, NY 2006

Short-term substitute, Mount Saint Joseph’s Academy, Philadephia, PA Feb-Mar 04

Substitute teacher, Temple Partnership Schools, Philadelphia, PA Sep 03-Feb 04

Server, the Cruise Café, Jenkintown, PA 2003-2004

Technical intern, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA 2002-2003

Office Assistant, Winifred Lutz, Elkins Park, PA 2001

Volunteer CCD teacher, Immaculate Conception Church, Jenkintown, PA 2001-2003

Spanish instructor, Upward Bound Program, Philadelphia, PA 2002

Education Intern, Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA 2000

Studio Assistant, Tom Bills, New York, NY 2000

Head gallery guide, Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA 2000

Ceramics assistant, New Art Center, Newton, MA 2000

Slide Library assistant, BrandeisUniversity, Waltham, MA 1999

PCA, Sarah Heine, Waltham, MA 1998-2001

Assistant kindergarten teacher, Seisen International School, Tokyo, Japan, Summers 1998, 1999

ESL teacher, Koyama Driving School, Tokyo, Japan, Summer 1999