Kirk Maynard

Premiere DateMay 21, 2019
00:00 Introduction
00:36 Kirk Maynard
01:27 Fentanyl Freddy AA Bondy
05:37 Painting People of Color
13:07 Art World’s Reaction
15:45 Personal History and the American Dream
31:25 Bob Ross (Be The Water) An Horse
35:21 Outro
35:42 Finish

Kirk Maynard is a mixed media artist and educator from Brooklyn, New York. A second generation Guyanese-American, Maynard’s work focuses on the political undercurrents of culture and identity in America. His work has been exhibited in solo and group shows in New York City, San Francisco, and New Jersey. He has also given artist talks at the New Museum, Queens College, and Princeton University. Maynard currently lives and works in Orange, New Jersey.

All images courtesy of the artist

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