Artist Jody Servon (left) conducting street interviews in New York City for a previous project.

Artist Jody Servon (left) conducting street interviews in New York City for a previous project.

Jody Servon

Jody Servon’s art projects include installations, drawings, photographs, sculptures, video and social experiments. Her work has appeared in exhibitions, screenings and as public projects in the US, Canada, and China. Servon participated in residencies at Vermont Studio Center, Atlantic Center for the Arts, the Contemporary Artists Center, Super G Experiential Residency and was a conceptual artist in residence for the Town of Clayton in North Carolina in 2012. She has received multiple awards including two fellowships from the North Carolina Arts Council. Articles and reviews have appeared in: The New York Times, Sun Sentinel, The Palm Beach Post, The Miami Herald, Arizona Daily Star and The Winston Salem Journal. Servon’s work was featured in New American Paintings Issue 70, Artful Dodge Issue 50/51, and selections from Saved appeared in Issue 74 of AGNI Magazine and will appear in the Winter/Spring 2014 edition of Lunch Ticket.

Servon received a MFA in New Genre from The University of Arizona and a BFA in Visual Art from Rutgers University in New Jersey. Servon is an associate professor and director of the Catherine J. Smith Gallery at Appalachian State University. She also curates exhibitions focused on contemporary art, and was a curator at the Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art in Florida. She lives and works in North Carolina. Samples of her work can be viewed at jodyservon.com.