Chris Musina

Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing
Melchers Hall 110
(540) 654-2039

Chris Musina’s work is an investigation of the bleaker aspects of animal representation via painting and drawing. Through the lens of post-humanities, questioned ecologies, and dark humor, he mines source material from art history, nature illustration, hunting kitsch and the like. He holds an MFA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a BFA from the University of South Florida. He is a Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant Recipient, and is work has been featured in publications such as New American Paintings, Beautiful Decay, and Fresh Paint. His work has been shown across the US and in his native Canada.

Bifurcated Possum by Chris Musina