Amanda Roscoe Mayo is an independent curator and arts and music journalist based in Chicago, exhibiting nationally and published internationally. She received her master's degree in curatorial practice from California College of the Arts in San Francisco. The exhibitions she produces are critically curated to engage a multi-generational dialogue with a focus on emerging artists. In addition to her numerous curatorial projects, she is a regular contributing music, arts, and film writer for Mosshouse and San Francisco Arts Quarterly (SFAQ). While in San Francisco she wrote for KQED Arts as a music and film journalist.