Jay Brown

Girl

Jay Brown creates powerful yet subtle visual images that makes the viewer’s imagination soar. Trained by a twice degreed colleague, what was Brown’s hobby easily morphed to the next stage. Her canvas started to purposefully transition. She explored therapeutic nuances through her renderings.

Abstract
Boots
Latina

Jay holds a M.A. in interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in history, political science, women and gender studies. Her graduate thesis offered a comparative analysis of HIV in mass media, not only because art, research, education and activism piloted the city of Chicago but because those themes can be used as a tool to examine social ills such as racism, class-ism and sexism.

 


This interview was published by Circle Foundation of the Arts. © CFA Press ∙ Images are courtesy of the artist


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