Dr. Maya Stovall (Ph.D. Anthropology) THE NEW YORK TIMES says, “vividly juxtaposes art and life." ARTFORUM says she "channels the spirits of cities unseen," HYPERALLERGIC says she "dispels urban myths about Detroit," and ARTNEWS calls her work “stunning.”
She is a conceptual artist and anthropologist and her work is included in surveys of contemporary art including the Whitney Biennial and the Studio Museum in Harlem F-Series. She is tenure track assistant professor in Liberal Studies at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and is married to philosopher and conceptual artist DeShawn Dumas.
She is represented by Reyes Finn and her works are included in the permanent collections at The Cranbrook Art Museum, The Kalamazoo Art Institute, and The Whitney Museum of American Art, as well as private collections worldwide.