Please join us for the first lecture in our new KSMoCA Visiting Artist Lecture Series program, which is open to members of the public and students at Dr MLK Jr School.
About Victor's Work:
Deploying traditional mediums including painting, printmaking and drawing alongside contemporary strategies such as performance, instillations and photography, Maldonado expresses the power of identity to author experience and perception. Their work is included in the permanent collections of the Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA, the Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX and the Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Salem, OR.
About Victor Maldonado:
Born in 1976 in Changuitrio, Michoacan, Mexico, they grew up in the Central San Joaquin Valley of California in a family of migrant field laborers. Currently serving as Chief Diversity Officer and Assistant Dean of Diversity and Inclusion at Pacific Northwest College of Art, Maldonado holds a BFA in Painting and Drawing from the California College of Art(2000), and their MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of Art Institute in Chicago(2005).