(EdD Columbia University, MFA Pratt Institute, BA Bryn Mawr College) is the Senior Research and Assessment Associate and Lecturer in Art and Design Pedagogy at Rhode Island School of Design. Her work is a mix of studio practice, academic research, and teaching, carefully woven and intermixed such that each component feeds and supports the others. Mariah has a studio practice based in photography that includes collage work combining printmaking, drawing and photographs and has been part of exhibitions at The Douro Museum, Alijo, Portugal, New Britain Museum of American Art, and the Atlanta Print Biennial. Mariah’s writing centers on teaching, recent publications include "Working Collaboratively-Teaching Collaboration”, in Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy
“Is The Critique Relevant?” In Visual Inquiry; Learning and Teaching Art.
She has presented papers at the International Journal of Design Education Conference, College Art Association, Society of Photographic Educators and the Lilly International Conference for Teaching and Learning. She has taught courses on Pedagogy, Master’s Thesis, Photography and Cross-disciplinary studio/seminar courses in art and design at RISD, Parsons, SUNY Purchase, SUNY Albany, Columbia University and Central Michigan University.
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