"A significant part of my visual language is that of autonomous, decorative art objects (figurines, trophies, souvenirs). Within a domestic space, I’m intrigued by the ability of an encapsulated aesthetic to establish, challenge, and defy characteristics of culture and class."
John Byrd is an artist and Associate Professor at the University of South Florida. He received his BFA from Louisiana State University and his MFA from the University of Washington in 2000. His work has been shown in galleries and museums in the United States and abroad. Feel free to contact for CV, statement, or any other inquiries. Thank you for visiting.