Date of Award
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Lisa Corinne Davis
Academic Program Adviser
My current paintings begin with images of people from the back, wearing hijabs, turbans, saris, kufis, or rasta gauzy shawls. I do not paint my subjects frontally, because I do not have access to them personally or culturally, and because it is their cultural indicators that fascinate me.
Breed, Christian, "Pockets of Proximity" (2017). CUNY Academic Works.