Mary Tremonte

Mary Tremonte is an artist, educator, and DJ based in Pittsburgh. She is a member of Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative, a decentralized group of 29 artists creating prints and graphics in support of movements for social and environmental justice. As DJ Mary Mack she strives to make safe(r) spaces on dance floors for embodying a body politic with pleasure. Mary has exhibited, presented lectures and workshops, and performed in Toronto, Pittsburgh, nationally, and internationally. She holds a BHA from Carnegie Mellon University (2000) and an MFA from OCAD University (2014). Formerly youth programs coordinator at The Andy Warhol Museum, she values art education as a means of youth empowerment and social change.  Mary is currently an artist in residence at Literacy Pittsburgh through the Pittsburgh Office of Public Art’s Residency in the Public Realm, an initiative to build connections for refugees and immigrants in Pittsburgh through collaborative creative projects.