Devin T. Mays

Program Overview
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This BAC + Art Center Residency is a partnership between Hyde Park Art Center and the Black Arts Consortium at Northwestern University.

Devin T. Mays

  • August 30, 2021 – December 12, 2021
  • Chicago, IL

Devin T. Mays (he/him, they/they) holds a B.B.A in International Business and Marketing from Howard University. After receiving his degree, he worked in advertising developing brand strategies and commercials for the better part of a decade. He returned to school to pursue an M.F.A in studio practice from The University of Chicago where he graduated in 2016. There, he developed an interdisciplinary practice he often refers to as an investigation of the infinite, a practice-in-participation, a practice-in-practice. Since then, he has exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Museum of Contemporary Photography; Lowe Art Museum, University of Florida; Nahmad Projects, London; DePaul Art Museum, Chicago; Regards Chicago and The Gray Center among others.