Cheryl Jackson is a multi-media artist, who works primarily in film, video, and photography. Her work has been exhibited throughout the United States and is in the permanent collection of the Burchfield Penney Art Center. She received her B.F.A. from the University of Arizona and her M.A. from the University of Buffalo. Currently, she is an art educator with the Buffalo Public Schools, a position she has held for 15 years.
Nancy J. Parisi
Nancy J. Parisi, proudly born and raised in Buffalo, is a fulltime artist, photojournalist, and journalist. She is an urban pioneer in the city’s Old First Ward neighborhood and has based her life and work there for twenty-six years. She has a B.A. from University at Buffalo: English Literature, Photography, and an independent arts management curriculum via Black Mountain College II. In 2005 she earned a Master of Fine Arts from Parsons School of Design in Manhattan, their first-ever M.F.A. class in that department. She works with a wide array of clients locally and nationally, and teaches digital photo camps for kids every summer.